Glossary of Terms: H
Body of literature describing the biographies, miracles, and deaths of Christian saints.
"the Way" (Hebrew), all laws and ordinances that have developed since biblical times to regulate daily life and religious conduct of the Jews
Hallowe'en (All Hallows' Eve)
In ISKCON, the public worship and proclamation of Krishna; see sankirtan.
Bestowing of the holy name of Krishna, a rite of initiation in ISKCON.
A special certification marking that shows which products are certified kosher.
pagan form of Qabalah (Jewish mysticism) that blended with Hermeticism (intellectual study of magic) during the Renaissance
Holy Cross Day
Holy Thursday/Maundy Thursday
"chaos," mythical being personifying primordial chaos; state prior to the foundation of the world