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The Spiritual Tourist

A Personal Odyssey Through the Outer Reaches of Belief

by Mick Brown

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Inspirational/Spirituality,
  • Devotional,
  • Eastern - General,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Religion / Comparative Religion,
  • Comparative Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8786218M
    ISBN 10158234034X
    ISBN 109781582340340
    OCLC/WorldCa42042973


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THE SPIRITUAL TOURIST: A PERSONAL ODYSSEY THROUGH THE OUTER REACHES OF BELIEF, is a personal chronicle of the author Mick Brown's spiritual peregrinations around the globe searching for well, just plain searching/5(21). The Spiritual Tourist is a chronicle of a journalist's personal journey into Eastern mysticism/spirituality.

Brown consciously recounts his story with a journalist's distance, which works in some ways, but, ultimately works to the detriment of the enterprise/5. Using field research gathered from spiritual tourism locations in Asia and Europe, and utilizing contemporary scholarship on practices concerned with meaning and identity, it explores the phenomena of journeys that are taken for self transformation, tracing the history of transformative ideas in Western cultures of travel, and including the modes in which the travel experience has been communicated.5/5(1).

About Spiritual Tourism. This book investigates spiritual tourism - tourism characterised by an intentional search for spiritual benefit - from a. This book investigates spiritual tourism - tourism characterised by an intentional search for spiritual benefit - from a contemporary religious studies s: 1.

SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. 'Religious and spiritual tourism', in Key concepts in tourist studies, SAGE Key Concepts, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, pp.

viewed 13 Maydoi: /n Smith, Melanie, et al. "Religious and Spiritual Tourism." Key Concepts in Tourist Studies.

tourism and religion. The book provides a balanced discussion of both theoretical and applied subjects that destination planners, religious organiza-tions, scholars and tourism service providers must deal with on a daily basis.

The volume draws together a distinguished list of contributors to examine the global phenomenon of religious tourism. spiritual tourism aims to exp lore the elements of life which lie beyon d the self and contribute to body-mind-spirit balanc e. These may or may not have an af fi liation to religion (Smith.

Spiritual journeys The Spiritual Tourist book one type of cultural tourism that is on the rise, as people are increasingly looking to develop their own spiritual ity and to discover that of others. Inspiritual tourism was judged by the UNWTO as the most rapidly growing segment, although it cannot be easily framed.

a unique experience of spiritual tourism Sri Lanka becomes the number one tourist destination in the world inmaking Umandawa conscious of the high demand for spiritual tourism in a turmoil world.

Book Now. Find Us. Umandawa maha wihara ashramya; 9th post, Alipallama, Madahapola, Kurunagala, Sri Lanka. Contact Us +94 +   Hermann Hesse ’s short novel describes an Indian boy’s spiritual journey and is renowned for its allegorical exploration of Buddhist ideas and teachings.

An underlying message is the importance of experience for spiritual and personal growth. check sp of book title and author name. Price: $ | BUY. This is a narrative recounting a spiritual voyage taking the author around the world in a quest for the divine.

A trail of chance, synchronicity, divine providence and the occasional railway and airline schedule, leads Brown from the extraordinary figure of the 19th-century occult adventuress Madame Blavatsky, via the philosopher Krishnamurti, to the genial Scottish clairvoyant who claims that /5(9).

This, combined with 46 years in the travel industry led me to start The Spiritual Tourist. (Yes I'm age 46 and my father was in Travel). I The Spiritual Tourist book a lot of questions about the 'the other side' and it's my pleasure to take you on my journey, a tour of the spirit.

Here at The Spiritual Tourist we let. This memoir is a fascinating look into the life of Bhagavan Das, in which he grapples with relationships, children, and numerous spiritual paths in India and the US, all producing ecstasy-inducing highs and crushing lows.

What books have influenced you on your spiritual and travel journey. Share your favorite inspirational pieces here. This thesis will examine the accounts of spiritual tourists as found in travel writing and print media, and will look at travel guide-books and websites that are relevant.

However, before beginning such a complex analysis, methodological and theoretical foundations must be established. The prominent theories relating to both pilgrimage. The paper contributes a phenomenological snippet of the tourist’s ‘portrait’ (the individual’s rich story, much like a portrait painting) to reveal the spiritual meaning Amber reportedly gained from and imbued onto her travel experiences with the tour operator, Hands up by: Religious Tourism-An Introduction Perspective of Religious Tourism in India Religious Tourism can be defined as travel with the core motive of experiencing religious forms, or the products they induce, like art, culture, traditions and architecture.

Being one of the most ancient civilizations of File Size: KB. a higher proportion of travelers with hidden spiritual and religious needs. To highlight the benefits of my research I collected some already existing tourist products of the country which could help the Hungarian market to develop this field and create higher profit by combining the spiritual elements into the already existing cultural offers.

SPIRITUAL TOURIST • A spiritual tourist transforms their personality by the travelling. • A spiritual tourist develops high level creativity with spiritual activities.

• A spiritual tourist travel to fulfill the purpose of spirituality. Features of Spiritual tourist spiritual tourist transforms their personality by the travelling.

(Hill ). Every religious tourist as well as pilgrims in search of God or a supreme power of God is a spiritual tourist, but every spiritual tourist may be or may not be pilgrims or religious tourist (Muhammad Farooq Haq, August ).

The number of tourist visiting religious destination increases every day (Griffin ), the reasonFile Size: KB. Sarah Baxter is a travel writer and editor, and the author of Spiritual Places (Aurum, £), published 1 March. INTRODUCTION.

Although much scholarly attention has been paid to the relationship between tourism and religion, particularly in the context of pilgrimage and religious tourism, it is argued that the broader spiritual dimension of tourism remains under-researched (Sharpley,Sharpley and Sundaram,Timothy and Conover, ).Despite Cohen’s () pioneering work which discussed Cited by: This book reviews tourist motivations for making religious or spiritual journeys, and the management aspects related to them.

It explores sacred journeys across both traditional religions such as Christianity and Islam, and newer forms of pilgrimage, faith systems and quasi-religious activities such as.

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only a page.” —Saint Augustine. With a growing number of tourists globally, there is an increased emphasis on spiritual tourism than ever before.

Spiritual tourism is to travel to find purpose and meaning to your life. It elevates your physical, mental, and emotional energies. Lori Erickson is one of America’s top writers specializing in spiritual travels.

If you want to take a trip that’s more than an ordinary vacation, follow her lead as she journeys to holy sites near and far. On this site you’ll find suggestions for itineraries plus a potpourri of history, information, and travel tips.

pilgrimage, religious travel, and what Alex Norman has termed ‘spiritual tourism’ (Norman ) can be studied as uncomplicated positive activities, whether the travellers are religious.

This book reviews tourist motivations for making religious or spiritual journeys, and the management aspects related to them. It explores sacred journeys across both traditional religions such as Christianity and Islam, and newer forms of pilgrimage, faith systems and quasi-religious activities such as sport, music and food.

Demonstrating to the reader the intrinsic elements and. The spiritual quest - a yearning for a sense of the sacred - has become a leitmotif of 20th century life as we head for the Millennium. In his vivid, interrogative and highly entertaining book, Mick Brown joins the holy, the lost, the wise and the foolish on the highways and backroads of spiritual tourism/5(14).

Further, This Book Gives A Graphic Picture About Manila Declaration On World Tourism, Religious, Spiritual, Cultural And Holiday Tourism, International Organization And Tourism, Accommodation, Travel Agency, Documents And Development Of Tourism In India Along With Tourist Centres In India In An Exhaustive And Lucid Manner.4/5(2).

The spiritual quest - a yearning for a sense of the sacred - has become a leitmotif of 20th century life as we head for the Millennium. In his vivid, interrogative and highly entertaining book, Mick Brown joins the holy, the lost, the wise and the foolish on the highways and backroads of spiritual tourism.

Spiritual tours directory. Are you looking for inner peace. Somewhere to meditate or walk alone. Spiritual tours help you to get in touch with your inner peace, meditate on your beautiful natural surroundings and learn spiritual practices.

New Zealand spiritual tours generally only take small groups, to make the experience more personal. Relax and rejuvenate with a spiritual vacation in New. Published by the Religious Studies Project, on 17 April in response to the Religious Studies Project interview with Alex Norman on Spiritual Tourism (15 April ) In this podcast Alex Norman defines a spiritual tourist as a person who is travelling for spiritual betterment.

As he himself admits, this is a pretty loose term. The Paperback of the Spiritual Tourist by Mick Brown at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more. Holiday Shipping Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters.

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The book follows the story of teenage Kim, son of an Irish immigrant and ‘friend of all the world’, who travels the roads of India with his guru, an elderly Tibetan lama on a spiritual quest for a river of enlightenment. It is unique and uncanny in its ability.

1 Introduction Spiritual tourism is an important component of an Indian tourism industry as India is a land of spirituality endowed with many places of worships and pilgrim centers. However, spiritual tourism in the country has not been paid due attention by the government and the researchers due to which the revenue generated by spiritual.

Yoga tourism is travel with the specific purpose of experiencing some form of yoga, whether spiritual or former is a type of spiritual tourism; the latter is related both to spiritual and to wellness tourism. Yoga tourists often visit ashrams in India to study yoga or to be trained and certified as yoga centres for yoga tourism include Rishikesh and Mysore.

Religious tourism, spiritual tourism, sacred tourism, or faith tourism, is a type of tourism with two main subtypes: pilgrimage, meaning travel for religious or spiritual purposes, and the viewing of religious monuments and artefacts, a branch of sightseeing.