Gallery

A collection of photographs mapping world religions in metropolitan Detroit

Spiritual Day, Detroit 300, Native American Blessing Swirling Wind Singers, Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, West Bloomfield, Michigan

Fire Ritual at Parashakthi (Eternal Mother) Hindu Temple

Parashakthi (Eternal Mother) Hindu Temple, Gods in Background, Pontiac, Michigan

Parashakthi (Eternal Mother) Hindu Temple, Purna Ahuti ("Final Completion Offering"), Pontiac, Michigan

Bharatiya Hindu Temple, Darshan ("Visual Communion with the God"), Troy, Michigan

Vivaha (Hindu Wedding Rite) at Bharatiya Hindu Temple, Troy, Michigan

Catholic Wedding Rite and Hindu Priest

Jain Temple, Exterior with Marble Shikka ("dome"), Farmington Hills, Michigan

Woman Sitting in Prayer Hall, Man Standing in Bhumti Area Surrounding the Ghabhara Room, Jain Temple, Farmington Hills, Michigan

Worshipers Performing Arati ("Waving of Lamps") at entrance to the Ghabhara Room, Jain Temple, Farmington Hills, Michigan

Midwest Buddhist Meditation Center, Offering Midday Meal to the Venerable Monks, Warren, Michigan

Midwest Buddhist Meditation Center, Thanks After Eating "May all that live be happy and without suffering."

Buddhayahn Monastery and Monk, Hazel Park, Michigan

Congregation Beth Shalom, New Americans (Jews From the Former Soviet Union) at Circle of Friends, Oak Park, Michigan

Bais Chabad Torah Center, New Jewish Americans From the Former Soviet Union Learning How to Begin the Sabbath, West Bloomfield, Michigan

Wedding at the Bais Chabad Torah Center, New Jewish Americans From the Former Soviet Union, West Bloomfield, Michigan

Mandaean, Al-Masbatta ("Baptism Ritual") before a Wedding, Kensington Metro Park, Michigan

Mandaean, Ritual Purification Before a Wedding, Kensington Metro Park, Michigan

Ganzibra ("Bishop") and Groom Seated in Man's Andiruna ("Ritual Hut"), Built for Mahrat ("Writing of a Wedding Contract"), Ferndale, Michigan

Ganzibra "Bishop" Standing in Front of Seated Couple in Woman's Andiruna ("Ritual Hut") Built for Maharat ("Writing of a Wedding Contract"), Ferndale, Michigan

St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church, Celebration of the Divine Liturgy, Troy, Michigan

St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church, Distribution of Blessed Bread at the End of the Divine Liturgy to People Who Did Not Receive Holy Communion, Troy, Michigan

St. Mary's Antiochian Orthodox Church, Livonia, Michigan

Mother of God Chaldean Church,Infant Baptism and Confirmation, Southfield, Michigan

St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church, Choir During Mass, Dearborn, Michigan

Detroit Mar Thoma Church, Congregation at Dedication of New Church Building, Southfield, Michigan

Detroit Mar Thoma Church, Choir at Dedication of New Church Building, Southfield, Michigan

Ste. Anne Roman Catholic Church, Plaza and Dancers, Detroit, Michigan

Ste. Anne Roman Catholic Church, Side Altar and La Virgin de Guadalupe (Mexico), Nuestra Señora de Caridad del Cobre (Cuba), Nuestra Señora de San Juan de Los Lagos (Mexico), and Nuestra Señora de Lujan (Argentina), Detroit, Michigan

Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church, Quinceañera (Mass to Celebrate Girl's 15th Birthday), Detroit, Michigan

Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church, Lighting Votive Candles in Chapel, Detroit, Michigan

Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church, Pictures of The Virgin of Guadalupe and the late Aurelio Rodriguez, (Third Baseman for the Detroit Tigers 1971-79, Killed in an Accident in Southwest Detroit on September 22, 2000), Detroit, Michigan

Virgin Mary Mural, on Billboard in Grocery Store Parking Lot, Our Lady of Fatima Side, Detroit, Michigan

Virgin Mary Mural, on Billboard in Grocery Store Parking Lot, Our Lady of Guadalupe Side, Detroit, Michigan

First Spanish Baptist Church, Appreciation Sunday, Detroit, Michigan

Korean Presbyterian Church, Sunday Worship, Southfield, Michigan

Korean Presbyterian Church, Holy Communion, Southfield, Michigan

St. Matthew's & St. Joseph's Episcopal Church, Acolyte at Altar in St. Matthew's Chapel, Detroit, Michigan

St. Matthew's & St. Joseph's Episcopal Chapel, African Music Accompanying Traditional Choir, Detroit, Michigan

St. Matthew's and & St. Joseph's Episcopal Church, Cropover Celebration with Caribbean Music, Detroit, Michigan

Islamic Center of America, Current Mosque, Detroit, Michigan

Islamic Center of America, New Construction, Dearborn, Michigan

Islamic Center of America, Salat Al-Jum'ah ("Sabbath/Friday Prayer"), Detroit, Michigan

Muslim American Youth Academy Students, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Islamic House of Wisdom, Mahrat ("Writing of Wedding Contract Between Wife and Husband"), Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Islamic House of Wisdom, Dua (Supplication) During Salat ("Prayer"), Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Islamic House of Wisdom, Sujud ("Prostration") During Salat ("Prayer"), Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Detroit Muslim Center, Detroit, Michigan

Detroit Muslim Center, Qiyam ("Standing Before God") During Salat, Detroit, Michigan

Karbalaa Mosque, Prayer Room, Dearborn, Michigan

First Albanian Bektashi Monastery, Baba in Prayer Room, Taylor, Michigan

First Albanian Bektashi Monastery, Dervish and Exterior of Monastery, Taylor, Michigan

Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara, Plymouth, Michigan

Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara, Diwan - (Public Worship), Plymouth, Michigan

Guru Nanak Sikh Gurdwara, Langar (Communal Meal Following Diwan), Plymouth, Michigan

Baha'i Center of Detroit, Go Teach All Nations, Detroit, Michigan

Baha'i Center of Detroit, Fireside (Informal Gathering for Faith and Fellowship), Detroit, Michigan