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Holy places & pilgrimages

International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (16th 2009 Kunming, China)

Holy places & pilgrimages

essays on India

by International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (16th 2009 Kunming, China)

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Published by Shubhi Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Pilgrims and pilgrimages,
  • Sacred space

  • About the Edition

    Proceedings of the 16th World Congress of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Studies, held at Kunming during 27-31 July 2009.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesHoly places and pilgrimages in India
    Statementeditor, Rana P.B. Singh ; foreword, Robert H. Stoddard
    SeriesPlanet earth & cultural understanding series -- pub. 8, Planet earth & cultural understanding series -- pub. 8.
    ContributionsSingh, Rana P. B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL580 .I58 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 343 p. :
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25079834M
    ISBN 108182902282
    ISBN 109788182902282
    LC Control Number2011350268
    OCLC/WorldCa702325222

    Important Places of Pilgrimage Perhaps the most famous of all holy places is Varanasi, situated on the banks of the Ganges some miles south of Delhi. It is also called Benares and Kashi. It may be one of the oldest cities in the world and is included in the list of India’s “seven ancient cities.” The Heart of Hinduism text. Chapters are "Jerusalem, Jerusalem," "Holy Places East of Jerusalem," "Holy Places West of Jerusalem," "Holy Places South of Jerusalem" and "Holy Places North of Jerusalem." Also includes appendices and an index. Stephen C. Doyle, O.F.M., has guided more than one hundred pilgrimages to the Holy Land and to Greece and Asia :

    Places of pilgrimage yield a special advantage for a devotee in quickly advancing his spiritual life. Lord Kṛṣṇa lives everywhere, but still it is very easy to approach Him in holy places of pilgrimage because these places are inhabited by great sages. Travel is being disrupted worldwide by Covid, and pilgrimages are no Saudi Arabian authorities imposed curfews in Mecca and Medina, holy cities in the Islamic faith, and suspended umrah (a pilgrimage to Mecca that can be made year-round) from early April. The annual five-day Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca is set to take place from the end of July, but there are fears that this key.

    Get this from a library! Holy places and pilgrimage. [Golden Dome Productions.;] -- This program examines the meaning of holiness, and how it is born of people, places, and events within Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. Also explored is the importance of pilgrimages to believers. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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Another Church Built To The Right Of Bethany BOOK II. The Situation Of Bethlehem 28 II. The Place Of The Nativity Of The Lord, The Church Of St. Mary 28 : A journey to a holy place is called a pilgrimage. A person who makes such a journey is a pilgrim.

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