different communities practice
We all come into this world through the same gate, but we leave it in completely different ways. Someone goes to the last journey, resting in a luxurious coffin, someone dissolves in the air along with the smoke of the funeral pyre, and someone’s dried mummy has been lying in the secret room of the ancient pyramid for thousands of years.
One of the foreign tourist portals has published a list of eight of the most unusual funeral rituals around the world. Any traveler knows that the best way to learn the culture of other nations is to compare how different communities practice certain rituals and traditions common to all of humanity. Most clearly, these differences are manifested in the way people honor their ancestors. Continue reading