ANTB66H3 Spiritual Paths: A Comparative Anthropology of Pilgrimage

A comparison of pilgrimage in different religious traditions, including Christian, Buddhist, Muslim, Hindu and those of indigenous communities (such as the Huichol of Mexico) will introduce students to the anthropology of religion. We will consider the aspirations and experiences of various pilgrims, while being mindful of cultural similarities and differences.

Prerequisite: 

ANTA02H3 or [any 4.0 credits]

Exclusion: 

RLG215H

Breadth Requirements: 
Social & Behavioural Sciences