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Examining the Awareness of Turkish Pilgrims on Protection from Respiratory Tract Infections Before the Hajj Visit: A Descriptive Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Geriatrics & Gerontology. 2022, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p85-90. 6p.

Abstract: Objective: Hajj is an important form of worship to which a high value is attributed by Muslims. The presence of many pilgrims approximately over the age of 60 together significantly increases the risk of developing respiratory tract infections (RTIs) a...

Heroes and Pilgrims: An Autoethnographic exploration of adventure motorcycle travel.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): TW: Zeitschrift fuer Tourismuswissenschaft. Dec2022, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p351-368. 18p.


Abstract: Keywords: Adventure Travel; Pilgrimage; Heterotopia; Autoethnography EN Adventure Travel Pilgrimage Heterotopia Autoethnography 351 368 18 11/23/22 20221201 NES 221201 The motorcycle is a vehicle, literally and metaphorically, that provides its rider w...

The impact of Covid-19 pandemic on tourism and religious destinations: A case of Catholic pilgrimages in KZN, South Africa.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pharos Journal of Theology. 2022, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p1-12. 12p.

Abstract: The Covid-19 pandemic has had an adverse impact on religious destinations ever since its outbreak was reported from Wuhan, China in 2019. The aim of this paper is to reflect on the negative impact that the Covid-19 pandemic has had on tourism and relig...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Mizzima Business Weekly. 12/22/2022, Vol. 11 Issue 51, p10-15. 6p.


Abstract: The article discusses the return of pilgrims from several countries including Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam to Bodh Gaya temple in Bihar. It is reported that among the four places held most sacred by Buddhists, the Mahabodhi temple complex in Bodh Gaya...

Memoria e identità di un'istituzione. Note sulla fisionomia della textual community degli scritti francescani di Terra Santa.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Reti Medievali. 2022, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p41-58. 18p.

Abstract: A partire dai più importanti risultati del lavoro di Campopiano, il contributo evidenzia come i destinatari della memoria culturale messa in forma dai frati del Sion siano una cerchia molto più ampia rispetto ai "pellegrini" che si recavano in Terra Sa...

Antecedents and Impacts of the Pilgrimage Destination Personality in the Tibetan Region: Case from Larong Wuming Buddhist Academy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Vacation Marketing. Oct2022, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p469-485. 17p.

Abstract: The present research aims to explore the perceived destination personality of the Larong Wuming Buddhist Academy, a site that is a pilgrimage destination in the Tibetan region of China, and to examine the influence of involvement as an antecedent on th...

Spatial Characteristics and the Non-Hierarchical Nature of Regional Religious Systems (RRSs).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Religions. Jan2023, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p85. 19p.


Abstract: Based on the spatial analysis and GIS modeling of the distribution of religious sites in Greater China, we have developed the concept of regional religious systems (RRSs) as a novel way of understanding and studying the spatial distribution patterns of...