Earth's Sacred Wonders

Discover what people do for faith in some of the most stunning sacred places on Earth.


  • Closer to the Divine

    Learn how a Muslim in Mali, a Shinto in Japan and an Episcopalian in New York worship.
  • House of the Divine

    See how worshippers in Cambodia, Jerusalem and China live their faith.

About Earth's Sacred Wonders

Many of the world’s best-known landmarks have been inspired by faith and today more worshippers than ever are flocking to these sacred places. For some people they’re sanctuaries for quiet contemplation. For others, they’re sites for astonishing acts of worship, dangerous challenges and extraordinary deeds of devotion, rarely seen by outsiders.