Creative Tourism and Its Role in the Flourishment of Religious Creativity and Spiritualism

Mehrab Sadeghnia; Hamideh Amiryazdani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , September 2018, Pages 9-25

  The main motivations behind creative tourism, as a new form of tourism in the postmodern world, consist in achieving a new understanding of the “self” and the pursuit of “meaning,” “identity,” and “authenticity,” which have transformed the paradigm of tourism. ...  Read More

Aesthetics and the Manifestation of Spirituality in Islamic- Iranian Art and Architecture with an Emphasis on Conceptual Symbols from the Perspective of Tourism

Mohammad Aghazadeh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , September 2018, Pages 26-56

  As one of the richest intellectual domains of mankind, Islamic culture has played a prominent role in the formation of diverse dimensions of Islamic community. In this regard, the rich Islamic art, which is intermixed with the elegance of Islamic architecture, is regarded as one of the aspects of Towhid ...  Read More

A Comparative Study of Spirituality in Monotheistic Religions; Focusing on Travel

Mohammad Hossein Imani Khoshkhoo; Mahdieh Shahrabi Farahani

Volume 3, Issue 1 , September 2018, Pages 57-82

  Religion is the core and key element of human life and as a travel organizer, it has played an important role in human life from the past to the present. The essence of a human being has been founded based on the primordial nature and spiritual dimension, which is not merely composed of material dimensions ...  Read More

The Pivotal Spirituality Approach to Tourism (A New Revolution in Consolidating Peace and Friendship from the Local to the Global Scale)

mostafa mazaheri

Volume 3, Issue 1 , September 2018, Pages 83-103

  One of the ways to consolidate peace and friendship despite the remarkable progress of humanity, is tourism and spirituality. Tourism can change the tourists’ worldview and attitude by increasing their knowledge from visiting the landscapes of nature, geographical locations and legacy of the ancients, ...  Read More

Analyzing the Relationship between Tourism and Spirituality: Toward a Framework

Abdoreza Roknodin Eftekhari; Manoochehr Jahanian; farzaneh khooshebast; Elham Vahedi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , September 2018, Pages 104-121

  Search for and gaining the meaning in life and attaining the perfection had been the primordial motive of human creation. The main reason for manifesting vacuum feelings in human is the crisis of lack of spirituality. Nowadays, human beings are seeking to mean of life and are searching for something ...  Read More

The Role of Theatre, Rituals and Religious Ceremonies in Improving the Concept of Spiritual Tourism (Case Study: Iran)

Asadollah Zareei; Abbas namjoo

Volume 3, Issue 1 , September 2018, Pages 122-135

  Spiritual tourism and fulfilling its promotion and development is one of the challenges of this recently blooming industry during the last decade. Such matter must be reconsidered by the society inside the country on one hand, and promoting and organizing such approach internationally on the other. To ...  Read More