The Resource PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM : traditional and modern practices, (electronic resource)

PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM : traditional and modern practices, (electronic resource)

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PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM : traditional and modern practices
Title
PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM
Title remainder
traditional and modern practices
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Sophia Rose Arjana
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Language
eng
Summary
Muslim pilgrims travel to a wide variety of places, not only the holy cities of Mecca and Karbala. Around the world, there are countless sacred sites, including the graves of important historical and religious individuals, the tombs of saints, and natural sites such as mountaintops and springs. All of these places are located within an Islamic universe that is present with the spirit of Allah and holds the promise of barakat - the blessings those pilgrims often seek. Challenging the simplistic presentations of Islamic pilgrimage existent in much of the scholarship, Dr. Sophia Rose Arjana explores the diverse traditions practiced by the 1.7 billion Muslims across the world. Issues such as time, space, tourism, virtual pilgrimages, and the use of computers and smartphone apps all come under consideration in this wide-ranging study. Lucidly written, informative and accessible, Islamic Pilgrimages is perfectly suited to students, scholars and the general reader seeking a comprehensive survey of this critical element of Islam
Summary
Looks at the Muslim tradition of pilgrimage, providing a theoretical discussion of it, ritual practice, and the nature of sacred space in Islam
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10599361
Cataloging source
Midwest
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ARJANA, SOPHIA ROSE
Dewey number
297
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Muslim pilgrims and pilgrimages
  • Travel
  • Electronic books
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adult
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traditional and modern practices
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PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM : traditional and modern practices, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
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MWT11891537
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781786071170
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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MWT11891537
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remote
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11891537
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
PILGRIMAGE IN ISLAM : traditional and modern practices, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11891537
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781786071170
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11891537
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11891537
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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