Why do some religions prostrate themselves?
They do it as an act of submission. They do it to prove that their body and soul is solely dedicated to their religion and they are not corrupt of miss leading in their religious aspects.
1...They reached the throne of their king, and prostrated themselves in awe and fear. 2...Percy was lying prostrate, his arms outstretched and his eyes closed. 3...Immediately after my father's death, my stepmother was prostrate..... 4...I was prostrate with grief.... 5...his country's prostrate economy..... i dont know if this will help but i had the same question and this is all i found. some!