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100 Journeys for the Spirit: Sacred, Inspiring, Mysterious, Enlightening

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Certain special places move us at a profound level-with a kind of inner beauty that puts us in direct touch with the spirit. It might be a temple, a church, a commemorative monument, a wayside shrine or a landscape feature that is saturated in the ambiance of ancient sacred traditions. Such places are worth taking the trouble to visit. They add meaning to our lives, ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published October 5th 2010 by Watkins (first published October 1st 2010)
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winda
Apr 05, 2014 winda rated it it was amazing
Semacam bangga, pas buka bukunya, setelah halaman judul, dua halaman memuat foto Borobudur :) *dari 99 tempat lain dari berbagai penjuru dunia yang dibahas di buku ini*
sukaaa karena kertas bukunya glossy, berwarna, dan penuh sama foto-foto yang supeeer keren.
Penjelasan tentang tempat-tempatnya jugaa seru :) bikin..oooo..ada yaaa tempat ini, oooo...jadi gitu ceritanya...oooo *mangap* jadi pengen ke sanaaa...ke situuu...

>belinya kapaaaaan, bacanya kapaaan :D *kebiasaanjeleknimbunbuku
Enikő
Oct 19, 2011 Enikő rated it liked it
This is a beautiful book, full of places I would love to visit. In particular, the city of Petra, where I have wanted to go for a long time now, and Wistman's Wood in Devon, England, which I didn't know existed until I read about it here. The Baha'i Lotus Temple is also in the book. It is the only Baha'i temple featured, but not the only one I would like to visit. Many of them are so beautiful! Also, I personally would add the Baha'i Gardens on Mount Carmel in Haifa to the places featured in ...more
Jennifer
Sep 10, 2014 Jennifer rated it liked it
I want to go to all the places... Including the ones that don't allow women and the ones that don't allow whatever religion I'm not, and especially those because they say "no you can't" and that makes it all the more special and beautiful. I imagine It would be easiest to make it to the ones in England,
Kathleen McRae
Aug 28, 2011 Kathleen McRae rated it liked it
well done book of places in the world that because of the remoteness or spiritual qualities the place harbors due to ancient dwellers. There are beautiful pictures of each place and a short explanation of why it was included.
Lucas
Mar 17, 2016 Lucas rated it liked it
Livro que apresenta os principais locais sagrados no mundo que constituem turismo espiritual e religioso. Esta dividido por continentes e apresenta um texto muito simples e curto em algumas vezes, o que não é tão legal. No geral interessante e de fácil leitura.
Hardeep
Nov 10, 2015 Hardeep rated it really liked it
While some of the locations are a bit meh, the book does offer fodder for future travel planning! Was disappointed to notice that I have only been to around 10 on this list.
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He was born to a Burgher family of Dutch-Tamil-Sinhalese-Portuguese origin. He moved to England with his mother in 1954. After relocating to Canada in 1962, Ondaatje became a Canadian citizen. Ondaatje studied for a time at Bishops College School and Bishop's University in Lennoxville, Quebec, but moved to Toronto and received his BA from the University of Toronto and his MA from Queen's ...more
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