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RELG 378 Pilgrimage and Religious Tourism in South Asia (3 credits)

Offered by: Religious Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Religious Studies : An exploration of the relationship of pilgrimage and tourism in contemporary South Asia. Beginning with the classical foundations of Hindu pilgrimage in Indic civilization, the coursework puts pilgrimage in South Asia in critical perspective by exploring new motivations for religious travel in Hindu, Muslim, Sikh and Buddhist contexts.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Andrea Marion Pinkney (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: RELG 252