Breath of life

Breath of life

In philosophy, religion, and traditional medicine, breath of life has a range of meanings, including:

*Prana, or life force, in Vedantic philosophy
*The Stoic pneuma
*A concept in biodynamic osteopathy and craniosacral therapy

In popular culture, Breath of Life may refer to:

*"Breath of Life", a song by Erasure.
*Breath of Life (album), an album by the British rock band Magnum
*"Breath of Life," a song from the , sung in an Elvish language.
*Breath of Life (television), a Seventh-day Adventist Christian broadcast ministry.
*The Breath of Life, a Belgian Goth/Darkwave Quartet.


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  • Breath of Life — Infobox Single | Name = Breath of Life Caption = Artist = Erasure from Album = Chorus Released = March 16, 1992 Format = 12 , 7 , cassette, CD Recorded = 1991 Genre = Synthpop Length = 4:07 Label = Mute (UK) Sire (U.S.) Writer = Vince Clarke,… …   Wikipedia

  • Breath of Life (television) — Breath Of Life is one of the most recent Seventh day Adventist Christian broadcast ministries to hit the airwaves. Although its main audience is African American, the message is similar to the other broadcast ministries. It is an independent… …   Wikipedia

  • Breath of Life (1990 film) — Breath of Life Promotional poster Directed by Beppe Cino Produced by Vincent Gallo Franco Nero Massimo Vigliar …   Wikipedia

  • breath of life — life force, energy, consciousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Breath of Life (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Breath of Life Type = Album Artist = Magnum Recorded = Mad Hat Studios, Wolverhampton United Kingdom 2001 2002 Released = February 2002 Genre = Rock Melodic Rock Progressive rock Length = Regular: 58:49 Limited: 74:58 Disc… …   Wikipedia

  • The Breath of Life — Infobox musical artist Name = The Breath of Life Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Genre = Darkwave, Goth Years active = 1985 ndash;present Label = Associated acts = URL = Current members = Isabelle… …   Wikipedia

  • (the) breath of life to somebody — the breath of ˈlife to/for sb idiom (literary) an essential part of a person s existence • Playing the violin has been the breath of life to her for over 20 years. Main entry: ↑breathidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) breath of life for somebody — the breath of ˈlife to/for sb idiom (literary) an essential part of a person s existence • Playing the violin has been the breath of life to her for over 20 years. Main entry: ↑breathidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Breath of Life (play) — The Breath of Life is a play by dramatist David Hare. It tells the story of a woman who is confronted by the wife of her lover. Over the course of one day and one night, the two women reflect on their lives and the relationship with the central,… …   Wikipedia

  • the breath of life — a thing that someone needs or depends on politics has been the breath of life to her for 50 years …   Useful english dictionary

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