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Shikoku Island

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1746 – Shikoku Island . . . the path of enlightenment This is a once in a lifetime pilgrimage for Buddhists. “The Shikoku Pilgrimage or Shikoku Junrei is a multi-site pilgrimage of 88 temples associated with … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1744 Pilgrimage to the Great Shrine of Ise (Japan): “There is nothing to see; and they won’t let you see it.” “The gateway’s doors stand open, but a white curtain, hanging from the lintel in their … Continue reading

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Santiago de Compostela

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1741 Santiago de Compostela “Santiago de Compostela is the capital of northwest Spain’s Galicia region. It’s known as the culmination of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route, and the alleged burial site of the Biblical apostle … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage Route Through Germany

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1740 Munchner Jakobsweg “This month we are traveling around the world searching for pilgrimage-routes as an act of devotion. We have seen already a few beauties and today I hope to inspire you through a not … Continue reading

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Camino de Fatima

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1738 Camino de Fatima (Portugal) “Today I have a not so well known pilgrimage … Camino de Fatima, Portugal. “ wonder, o wonder Mother Mary shows her face the sun rises © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1618 Kumano Kodo . . . on our way again “This month we will go on a journey again, not by train or plane, but on foot. We are going to walk the Kumano Kodo (“ancient … Continue reading

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