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Juxtaposed Religion: A Must Have for Every Hotelroom?

From time to time images of this bookshelf with the 7 books of the world’s most important religions came along on my computer. It is a habit in many European hotels to have a Bible available.

I believe it is about time with the world shrinking and shrinking by all the traveling we do, to have the 7 religion books side to side available in every hotel room to enable us travelers to take notice of all these religions and to create more respect for each other.

Quote from Swell Future:

5,084,000,000 people, 5,360 pages, 3,700 years, 243 countries, 7 books, 1 shelf. For the first time, the world’s most influential religious texts are brought together and presented on the same level, their coexistence acknowledged and celebrated. JUXTAPOSED: Religion is the first in the Juxtaposed series of curated bookshelves.

Juxtaposed is an idea from the Dutch – American designers couple Mike and Maaike

What would you say?

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  • Jessica December 13, 2008, 6:23 pm

    I think it’s a fantastic idea. No reason why just the Bible should have representation in hotel rooms.

  • Barbara Weibel December 14, 2008, 2:46 am

    What a wonderful idea. I would love it if all seven of these books were in my hotel room.

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