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Band 8: Pilgrimage in the Old and New World

Contents

Preface5
Pilgrimage as a World Wide Phenomenon
Bhardwaj, S.M., Rinschede, G., Sievers, A.: Pilgrimage in the Old and New World9
Stoddard, R. H.: Major Pilgrimage Places of the World17
Nolan, M. L.: Seasonal Patterns of Christian Pilgrimage37
Europe
Giuriati, P., Lanzi, G.: Pilgrims to Ftima as Compared to Lourdes and Medjugorje57
Cooper, A.: Landscape, Place and Personal Pilgrimage Experience81
Prorok, C.V.: Hindu Temples in the Western World: A Study in Social Space and Ethnic Identity95
Asia
Oberdiek, U.: Functions of Hindu Pilgrimage: Secular Traits in Trtha Ytr?109
Singh, R. P. B.: Time and Hindu Rituals in Varanasi: A Study of Sacrality and Cycles123
Kaschewsky, R.: Muktinath - A Pilgrimage Place in the Himalayas139
America
Rinschede, G.: Catholic Pilgrimage Centers in Qubec, Canada169
Tyrakowski, K.: Pilgrims to the Mexican Highlands193
Addresses of the editors arid authors247

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