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Reframing Pilgrimage argues that sacred commute is only one of the twenty-first century's many kinds of cultural mobility. The individuals examine the meanings of pilgrimage in Christian, Mormon, Hindu, Islamic and Sufi traditions, in addition to in secular contexts, and so they create a brand new idea of pilgrimage as a sort of voluntary displacement. This voluntary displacement is helping to represent cultural that means in an international consistently 'en route'. Pilgrimage, which goes either on worldwide financial and person degrees, is acknowledged as a hugely inventive and politically charged strength in detail sure up in fiscal and cultural platforms

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