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The Spa as a Spiritual Place

The Spa as a Spiritual Place

July 13, 2013

In the LA Times, Professor Mayra Rivera Rivera says that an increased emphasis on the body as a way to enrich the self is part of a broader cultural trend.

Mapping India's Kumbh Mela

Mapping India's Kumbh Mela

June 3, 2013

Harvard supported research on religion and culture earlier this year at the Kumbh Mela, which gathers millions of people in India from various castes, classes, and regions.