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Cover for The many voices of pilgrimage and reconciliation.

This book offers multiple voices and viewpoints on pilgrimage, covering both spiritual and non-spiritual voyages and in particular the theme of reconciliation in all of its many dimensions. The book has 15 chapters presented in three parts with the following headings: (i) peace, human rights and...

Author(s)
McIntosh, I. S.; Harman, L. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pilgrimages and peace-building on the global stage.

This chapter presents a survey of pilgrimages in which peace is specifically mentioned as a desired outcome or where the greater common good is prioritized. It focuses on world religions, inter-faith pilgrimages, civil and cultural religion pilgrimages in North America, pilgrimages to sites of...

Author(s)
McIntosh, I. S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrimages of transformation and reconciliation: Māori and Pākehā walking together in Aotearoa New Zealand.

This chapter discusses the role pilgrimages play in promoting understanding and unity between the two founding peoples of Aotearoa (New Zealand): Māori (Indigenous) and Pākehā (European). It also discusses how the pilgrimage experiences of New Zealanders continue to bring them into contact with...

Author(s)
Hornblow, J.; Boyack, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for 'Sheaves of corn in an autumn field': the 'hungry' walk to Delphi Lodge.

This chapter presents an account of a tragic episode during the Great Irish Famine, the Doolough Tragedy, and how today pilgrims retrace the steps of the victims in search of healing. The chapter examines the meaning of this human rights pilgrimage in light of historical facts and fallacies about...

Author(s)
Quinn, E. M.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for (Re)walking stories: pilgrimage, pedagogy and peace.

This chapter deals with the methodological and pedagogical journey taken by the author and her colleague as they develop and teach an undergraduate course in pilgrimage studies. It first examines the notion of 'pilgrimage', and considers the implications for engaged, transdisciplinary, performative ...

Author(s)
Terreault, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pilgrimage, Bhaktı¯ and identity: a study of Maharashtrian Vārı¯.

This chapter examines a major pilgrimage in western India known as Vārī. This pilgrimage has impacted the social, political, religious and cultural life in the state of Maharashtra and beyond. One of its major outcomes is that it has democratized religion, breaking down the traditional caste system ...

Author(s)
Sambhus, V.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Circling centre, finding our way home: circumambulation pilgrimages around Iona, Mount Tamalpais and labyrinths.

This chapter focuses on contemplative walking as a core pilgrimage practice. By such means, walking becomes a powerful tool in finding one's way home to what the author describes as the centre. The chapter presents an account of labyrinth walks and walking pilgrimages around Mount Tamalpais (Marin...

Author(s)
Pavlinac, C.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Pilgrimage and reconciliation: crossing boundaries to transcend them.

This chapter discusses the concept of 'accidental pilgrimage' and how it may become more intentional. To do this, it explores the correspondence between the outer and inner journey through the lens of three pairs of related concepts often used in discussions of pilgrimage, namely tourist/pilgrim,...

Author(s)
Simons, D. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sacred journeys on the path of yoga: an exploration of yoga practice and philosophy.

This chapter offers a comprehensive understanding of yoga, interweaving its personal and broader dimensions. It also highlights the learnings from the sacred journeys of selected Indian teachers who belong to the tradition of householder yogis. Special attention is directed to the rampant...

Author(s)
Sonika Jain
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pilgrimage walking as green prescription self-therapy?

It is argued that pilgrimage walking (if prescribed as an outdoor therapy alongside/instead of medicines) could reduce Norway's hospitalizations, medication use, health queues and spending, and also help people obtain relief by using their own personal health assets. To support this view, the...

Author(s)
Jørgensen, N. N. K. D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786393265)
Type
Book chapter

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