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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1987)

Document title

Sacred slaughter : the sacrificing of animals at the hajj and Id al-Adha in Festschrift to honor Frederick J. Simoons.

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BROOKE C. ;

Abstract

The pilgrimage to Makkah involves, as part of the ritual, yearly slaughter of more than one million animals, mostly sheep, only 15 % of which come from within Saudi Arabia. Many more are butchered elsewhere during the Feast of the Sacrifice. - (DWG)

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Journal of cultural Geography

Editor :

Millesime : 1987, vol. 7, no2 [pp. 67-88]

Bibliographic references : 31 réf.

Language

Anglais

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