Holy places
Holy places, (Loca sancta) generally refers to the sites that a religion considers to be of special religious significance. They are usually places visited by pilgrims.
Located in Bahji near Acre,...
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ISRAEL BURNING: Muslim terrorists burning down the Jewish State, as arson fires rage across the Holy Land
“On Thursday morning, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan told Army Radio that 50% of these fires were caused by repeated arson.” We have often seen arson as a weapon of jihad.
Palestinian Rioters Attack Police On Temple Mount
Dozens of masked Palestinian protesters hurled rocks, Molotov cocktails and firecrackers at police officers on the Temple Mount compound in Jerusalem’s Old City Sunday morning, before being pushed bac...
Mount Athos
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Vatopedi Monastery, Mount Athos.
Mount Athos - Filotheou Monastery
Slideshow with pictures from Philotheou Monastery in Holy Mount Athos (Hagion Oros) with byzantine chanting.
Christian pilgrimage
Christianity has a strong tradition of pilgrimages, both to sites relevant to the New Testament narrative (especially in the Holy Land) and to sites associated with later saints or miracles.
The f...
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Al-Aqsa Mosque
Al-Aqsa Mosque (Arabic:المسجد الاقصى al-Masjid al-Aqṣā, [ʔælˈmæsdʒɪd ælˈʔɑqsˤɑ], "the Farthest Mosque") also known as Al-Aqsa and Bayt al-Muqaddas, is the third holiest site in Islam and is located in...
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Australian Aboriginal sacred sites
Aboriginal sacred sites are areas or places in the Australian landscape of significant Aboriginal Australian meaning within the context of the localised indigenous belief system, known as The Dreaming...
Ayyavazhi holy sites
The holy places of Ayyavazhi includes the following Primary PathisOther PathisPrimary ThangalsOther Important ThangalsOther holy sites
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Bateshwar, Uttar Pradesh
Bateshwar (Hindi: बटेश्वर) is a village in Agra District, on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Bateshwar is in between Agra and Etawah and is 5 km f...
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Lake Bosumtwi
Lake Bosumtwi (also spelled Bosomtwe), situated within an ancient meteorite impact crater, is approximately 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) across and the only natural lake in Ghana. It is situated about 3...
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Burial places of founders of world religions
This article lists the burial places of founders of world religions.
The Shrine of the Báb, the burial location of the Báb, the founder of Bábism and one of three central figures of the Bahá'í Fai...
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Chapeltoun
4°33′17″W / 55.66557°N 4.55484°W / 55.66557; -4.55484Chapeltoun is an estate on the banks of the Annick Water in East Ayrshire, Scotland. This is a rural area famous for its m...
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Coffee house church
A coffee house church is a community of Christians who gather in a coffee house for Bible study, praise and worship services, prayer circles, or even for a Catholic Mass. The theology is a very simpl...
Deoria, Uttar Pradesh
Deoria is a town in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is one of 5 tehsils of Deoria district. On the name of Sant Deoraha Baba the city is named as deoria.
Deoria is located 50 km to sout...
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Dhuni
A dhuni is (according to the Indian religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, etc.) a sacred site represented as a cleft in the ground. This cleft is emblematic of the yoni or female vulva and ge...
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Dojang (temple)
A Dojang ("Dao center") is a place of worship of the religion of Jeungism. Jeungics gather in these temples to meditate, study and worship.Each dojang has a main room called the sung-jun "sacred shrin...
Ecclesiastical capital
The religious capital or ecclesiastical capital of a region is a place considered pre-eminent by the adherents of a particular religion within that region. This is most often significant for the regio...
Glastonbury Tor
Glastonbury Tor is a hill at Glastonbury in the English county of Somerset, topped by the roofless St Michael's Tower, a Grade I listed building. The whole site is managed by the National Trust, and h...
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Holy Land
The Holy Land (Latin: Terra Sancta; Greek: Ἅγιοι Τόποι, Hebrew: אֶרֶץ הַקוֹדֵשׁ Eretz HaQodesh, Arabic: الأرض المقدسة Al-Arḍ Al-Muqaddasah), as a term used by Jews, Christians, and Muslims, is an ...
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Holy well
A holy well or sacred spring is a spring or other small body of water revered either in a Pagan or Christian context, often both. Holy wells were frequently pagan sacred sites that later became Chris...
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Kankai
Kankai (કનકાઈ) is a Hindu's holy place situated in the middle of Gir Sanctuary in Junagadh district of saurashtra region in the state of Gujarat, India.
Located in the heart of the Gir forest, 50&...
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Khalwat al-Bayada
Khalwat is the name of the prayer-houses of the Druze. The primary sanctuary of the Druze is at Khalwat al-Bayada.
The Khalwat al-Bayada, Khalwet el Biyad, Khalwat al-Biyyada or White houses of co...
Kiboreia
Kiboreia is a location that is known from a Greek inscription taken from a large temple at Deir El Aachayer on the northern slopes of Mount Hermon in Lebanon.The inscription was found noting that a be...
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Kirkwood Estate, East Ayrshire
The Lands of Kirkwood (NS3947) formed a small estate in the Parish of Stewarton, East Ayrshire lying between Stewarton and Dunlop, which in 1678 became part of the lands of Lainshaw, known as the Lain...
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Laguna Chicabal
Chicabal Lake is a Guatemalan lake sacred to the Mam Mayan people. The lake is located in the municipal boundary of the town of San Martín Sacatepéquez in the department of Quetzaltenango. A crater ...
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Lake Guatavita
Lake Guatavita (Spanish: Laguna de Guatavita or Lago Guatavita) is located in the Cordillera Oriental of the Colombian Andes in the municipality of Sesquilé, in the Almeidas Province, Cundinamarca dep...
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Lake Iguaque
73°33′53″W / 5.64278°N 73.56472°W / 5.64278; -73.56472Lake Iguaque is a lake located in the Boyacá Department of Colombia. The lake and the surrounding area was declared a Flo...
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Mary garden
A Mary Garden is a small sacred garden enclosing a statue or shrine of the Virgin Mary, who is known to many Christians as the Blessed Virgin, Our Lady, or the Mother of God. In Christian tradition, M...
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