• rites
  • Burial Rites (2013) is a novel by Australian author Hannah Kent, based on a true story. (wikipedia.org)
  • Burial Rites tells the story of Agnes Magnúsdóttir, a servant in northern Iceland who was condemned to death after the murder of two men, one of whom was her employer, and became the last woman put to death in Iceland. (wikipedia.org)
  • Burial Rites was included in the VCE text response texts from 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • caskets
  • What about burial in ultra fast-acting biodegradable caskets and the return of the corpse to the earth, through the natural biodegradation process, hopefully enriching the area and completing the recycling process? (great-lakes.net)
  • 80-85% of the caskets sold for burial in North America in 2006 were of stamped steel. (wikipedia.org)
  • tombs
  • The secondary burial (German: Nachbestattung or Sekundärbestattung) is a feature of certain prehistoric grave sites of all types, identified since the New Stone Age, which is a frequent feature of megalithic tombs and tumuli. (wikipedia.org)
  • In larger dolmens, passage graves, stone cists, etc. the re-use of the interior space available was usually closer in time to the original burial (e.g. by the Globular Amphora culture), if necessary also accompanied by the removal or addition of secondary chambers (as in the Megalithic tombs of Hagestad). (wikipedia.org)
  • Chariot burials are tombs in which the deceased was buried together with his chariot, usually including his (more rarely, her) horses and other possessions. (wikipedia.org)
  • earlier burial
  • An earlier burial of a baby was found at a slightly lower level in the space between them. (gmu.edu)
  • In addition to the Etruscan tomb in Italy, there are two chariot burials at Sesto Calende, south of Lake Maggiore, of the Golasecca culture dating to the 7th and 6th century BC accompanied by weapons, ornaments and a large situla while an earlier burial of the same culture, at Ca' Morta - Como (c. 700 BC), included a four-wheeled wagon in the tomb. (wikipedia.org)
  • ceremonies
  • In most respects the Melville and Bathurst people are closely allied to those inhabiting the Coburg Peninsula and the country south of this along the Alligator Rivers, and the existence of these remarkable burial and mourning ceremonies on the two islands is very difficult to understand. (sacred-texts.com)
  • Jewish communities often include a burial society known as the chevra kadisha, which also covers performing the necessary Jewish funerary rituals and ceremonies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Much of the recordings of burial ceremonies were from the observations of explorers, missionaries, and administrative personnel who lived amongst native peoples. (wikipedia.org)
  • These communities were part of the Dayak culture in Indonesia, and had a very structured approach to secondary burial ceremonies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tibetan
  • Sky burial (Tibetan: བྱ་གཏོར་, Wylie: bya gtor, lit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The function of the sky burial is simply to dispose of the remains in as generous a way as possible (the source of the practice's Tibetan name). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Tibetan sky-burials appear to have evolved from ancient practices of defleshing corpses as discovered in archeological finds in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mongolians traditionally buried their dead (sometimes with human or animal sacrifice for the wealthier chieftains) but the Tümed adopted sky burial following their conversion to Tibetan Buddhism under Altan Khan during the Ming Dynasty and other banners subsequently converted under the Manchu Qing Dynasty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Years after joining the nomads, she encounters Chinese soldiers who tell her about a Chinese doctor who received the Tibetan ritual of sky burial. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • Evidence suggests that the Neanderthals were the first human species to practice burial behavior and intentionally bury their dead, doing so in shallow graves along with stone tools and animal bones. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first official conservation burial was established in the United States, however Natural Burial Grounds have been used previously in UK and the practice matches the methods used in many ancient and indigenous cultures. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Middle Ages a practice arose among the aristocracy that when a nobleman was killed in battle far from home, the body would be defleshed by boiling or some such other method, and his bones transported back to his estate for burial. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Burial has since released several succeeding EPs, including Truant / Rough Sleeper (2012), Rival Dealer (2013), Young Death / Nightmarket (2016) and Subtemple / Beachfires (2017). (wikipedia.org)
  • bodies
  • Special circumstances, such as an extended time between death and burial, or the transportation of remains on commercial flights (which often require unembalmed bodies to travel in expensive specialized containers), may necessitate embalming. (wikipedia.org)
  • He further decreed that bodies which had been so treated were to be denied Christian burial. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cemetery
  • Cambridge City Manager Robert Healy said in a statement Sunday there has been no formal application for a burial permit or purchase of a cemetery plot. (yahoo.com)
  • He said he is urging Tsarnaev's family and the funeral director who has the body not to request a burial permit for the city-owned Cambridge Cemetery. (yahoo.com)
  • The service for her mother, Edith W. Taylor, took place a few hundred feet from the burial site, and cemetery staff later lowered her father deeper into the ground so Taylor could be buried on top. (philly.com)
  • Natural burials can take place both on private land (subject to regulations) and in any cemetery that will accommodate the vault-free technique. (wikipedia.org)
  • her family reported that they could hear her scream from inside the earth at the cemetery shortly after burial and the investigation revealed that she died of heart failure inside the coffin and found out that it was the medicines given to her by her doctors for her cancer that caused her to be declared clinically dead and buried alive. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018
  • Sibling Burial [Archeology]," in Children and Youth in History, Item #214, http://chnm.gmu.edu/cyh/items/show/214 (accessed January 20, 2018). (gmu.edu)
  • scholars
  • The culture is at least partially derived from the earlier Yamna culture, where some wagon-burials are found, and is interpreted by certain scholars to have Indo-Iranian features. (wikipedia.org)
  • dead
  • Burial is often seen as indicating respect for the dead. (wikipedia.org)
  • The fetus does not have to be named, but it will receive its own burial-transit form, just like any dead body. (nationalreview.com)
  • In the light of the dogma of the resurrection of the body as well as of Jewish tradition, the burial of the mortal remains of the Christian dead has always been regarded as an act of religious import. (wikipedia.org)
  • Little is known with regard to the burial of the dead in the early Christian centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • After going to a nomad gathering, she meets an old sage, who tells her that he was the man rescued by her husband, who in doing so disrupted a sky burial ritual, shot a vulture dead, chased all the vultures away and angered the Tibetans. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • The body will go somewhere else pending final burial -- we don't know where that is. (tmz.com)
  • Heart-burial is a type of burial in which the heart is interred apart from the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early Christians used only burial, as can be demonstrated from the direct testimony of Tertullian and from the stress laid upon the analogy between the resurrection of the body and the Resurrection of Christ (1 Corinthians 15:42). (wikipedia.org)
  • Untrue
  • Rather than releasing a third album, Burial has spent the years since Untrue releasing increasingly lengthy and more experimental individual tracks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following the releases of the extended plays Distant Lights (2006) and Ghost Hardware (2007), Burial released his second studio album Untrue in November 2007 to critical acclaim. (wikipedia.org)
  • Burial - Untrue" (in Dutch). (wikipedia.org)
  • remains
  • Burials of shamans often reflect their role in life (i.e., remains of particular animals and contents of healing kits). (redorbit.com)
  • First Flights The first space burial occurred in 1992 when the NASA space shuttle Columbia (mission STS-52) carried a portion of Gene Roddenberry's cremated remains into space and returned them to Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moon Burials The first moon burial was that of Dr. Eugene Shoemaker, a portion of whose cremated remains were flown to the Moon by NASA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pet Burials In 2014, Celestis launched Celestis Pets, a pet memorial spaceflight service for animal cremated remains. (wikipedia.org)
  • Site
  • Hilazon Tachtit is a small cave site next to Carmiel that functioned first and foremost as a Natufian burial ground for at least 28 individuals representing an array of ages. (redorbit.com)
  • graves
  • Some more well-known examples include the megaliths from the late Funnel Beaker culture, the stringent procedures in the single burial graves of the Battle Axe culture, and the uniqueness of the Pitted Ware Culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • producer
  • English electronic music producer Burial has released two studio albums, one compilation album, nine extended plays and ten singles. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • According to Dr. Grosman, ten large stones were placed directly on the head, pelvis and arms of the buried individual at the time of burial. (redorbit.com)
  • The collection of 50 living tortoises at the time of burial would have required a significant investment, as these are solitary animals. (redorbit.com)
  • known
  • Burial societies were first known to exist in ancient Rome and not before. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Europe, chariot burials are known from Iron Age (8th century BC) Salamis, Cyprus, Tomba Regolini Galassi in Etruria (7th century BC), Italy, and from Beilngries (7th century BC), the Hallstatt C culture in Germany. (wikipedia.org)
  • Premature burial, also known as live burial, burial alive, or vivisepulture, means to be buried while still alive. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • Suborbital flights While not technically spaceflights, these are sometimes counted among space burials. (wikipedia.org)
  • This style of burial was used among the Germanic peoples, particularly by Viking Age Norsemen. (wikipedia.org)
  • A unique eyewitness account of a 10th-century ship burial among the Volga Vikings is given by Arab traveller Ibn Fadlan. (wikipedia.org)
  • corpses
  • Contrary to conventional wisdom, the WHO advises that only corpses carrying an infectious disease strictly require burial. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • To ensure the safety of his unit, her husband chose to sacrifice himself to call the vultures back through a sky burial, which would double up as demonstration that Chinese people are not demons, but only people, like the Tibetans. (wikipedia.org)
  • At least one (almost certainly apocryphal) report of accidental burial dates back to the fourteenth century. (wikipedia.org)
  • recent
  • Burial society is a precursor to general insurance which is a recent innovation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most recent notable case of heart burial was of Otto von Habsburg, former head of the House of Habsburg, whose heart was buried at the Pannonhalma Archabbey in Hungary in 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • funeral
  • He said he was grateful to Stefan for agreeing to arrange the burial and to his friends for accompanying him to Massachusetts to aid with the funeral. (yahoo.com)
  • Funeral director John Matarese discovered this, called paramedics, and avoided live embalming or premature burial. (wikipedia.org)