Article appeared in ECS magazine, Kathmandu, May 2018
By: Susan M. Griffith-Jones
Traveling is something that I love doing, so going on pilgrimage has also been a natural undertaking for me. But the act of pilgrimage is not just traveling to a place in the normal sense of going somewhere, but should be carried out in a very conscious way, where the actual journey is as much a part of the process as reaching the destination.
When you’re planning and setting out on pilgrimage, having a heightened awareness of what’s going on around you is a first requisite.