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23 holy places that promise a connection with nature

By: Anna Norris on March 24, 2014, 1:53 p.m.
Tiger's Nest Monastery in Bhutan

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Engulfed by nature

From Hawaii to India, these temples, monasteries and spiritual sites are situated right in the midst of breathtaking natural landscapes. With histories dating back hundreds of years, enduring both regional conflicts and natural disasters, these sacred places are as intriguing as they are beautiful. (Text: Anna Norris)