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Religious tourism in Asia: tradition and change through case studies and narratives.

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This book brings together a range of case studies in the areas of religion, religious tourism and pilgrimage in Asia. It assesses the increasing linkages and interconnections between religious tourism and secular spaces on a global stage, and explores key learning points from a range of contemporary case studies of religious and pilgrimage activity related to ancient, sacred and emerging tourist d...

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Chapter 6 (Page no: 49)

The sacred in caves and mountains: animist and Christian interfaces in the Philippines.

This chapter describes several sacred caves and mountains in the Philippines and considers the importance of the sense of the sacred in nature, as well as its capacity to bring about ekstasis, to Philippine pilgrimage and tourism.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Religious tourism and sacred sites in Asia. Author(s): Griffin, K. Raj, R. Yasuda, S.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 10) The rise of heritage and religious tourism to sacred sites in Oman. Author(s): Kessler, K. Raj, R.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 21) Entrepreneurship for religious tourism in Mumbai, India. Author(s): Yasuda, S.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 30) Spiritual tourism in sufism in south Asia. Author(s): Hasnu, S. A. F. Saad Aslam
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 38) Religious tourism in Azerbaijan: current challenges. Author(s): Liutikas, D.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 58) Religious tourism in the ideological framework of Chinese tourism education. Author(s): Korstanje, M. E. George, B. P.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 67) Religious tourism: the beginning of a new era with special reference to India. Author(s): Rumki Bandyopadhyay Kushagra Rajendra
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 77) Pilgrimage and historical tourism on West Java: learning about history. Author(s): Hellman, J.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 87) To own the sacred, to control the people: a case study of the MahāBodhi Temple Complex in Bodhgayā, India. Author(s): Joshi, N.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 99) Branding the Buddha's birthplace: exploring Nepal's potential to become a destination of global Buddhist tourism. Author(s): Adhikari, D. Zhang JuYan
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 110) Religious migrations in contemporary Central Asia. Author(s): Mendikulova, G. Nadezhuk, E.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 118) Religious festival in tourism: a comparative perspective of the Aobao festival. Author(s): Yang JingJing Zhang LingYun
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 127) To brand Gandhara, the Ancient Buddhist Centre: Pakistan's potential to develop Buddhist tourism. Author(s): Zhang, J.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 138) Nankana Sahib as 'A symbol of religious coexistence'. Author(s): Abbasi, A. S.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 149) The destination marketing development of religious tourism in Uzbekistan: a case study. Author(s): Navruz-zoda, B. Navruz-zoda, Z.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 158) Religion and religious tourism: a case study of Kerala. Author(s): Pillai, S. K. B.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 166) Discussion questions. Author(s): Yasuda, S. Raj, R. Griffin, K.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • University of the Philippines, Ermita, Manila, Philippines.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2018
  • ISBN
  • 9781786392343
  • Record Number
  • 20183343859