Definitions for "Ablutions"
the cleaning of the vessels used during communion. This is done by the chalice bearers and subdeacon in the sacristy.
At the five daily prayer times prescribed by the Qur'an, ablutions are part of the ritual purification which must precede participation in contemplation and the act of prostration and prayer. .
The act of washing ones' hands and face for the obligatory prayer that Bahá'ís say daily.