Religious Tourism

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Mount Hermon

  Mount Hermon, or Jabal al-shaykh, is a snowcapped ridge on the Lebanon-Syria border west of Damascus. It rises to 9,232 feet (2,814 metres) and is th...

The Transfiguration of Jesus

The Transfiguration of Jesus is an episode in the New Testament narrative in which Jesus is transfigured and becomes radiant in glory  upon a mountain. ...

Annual procession to Mount Hermon

  Under the title of "religious tourism," the Rashaya municipality organized its annual procession to Mount Hermon on the occasion of Transfiguration Da...