Glossary

Shrine
Type of termDefinition
TermShrine
Alternative Termsshrines
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Long Description

A small structure holding an image or relics, which may be within a temple or building designed for worship. A shrine may be a portable object. Worshippers pray and make offerings at a shrine, which is often considered sacred because of associations with a deity or event in the life of a holy person.

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