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Cemetery Ornithology 1

Death and birds: there are many dimensions to the relationship across human mortality and our feathered friends. Birds – especially carrion feeders – can be omens of death and birds can be regarded as the spirits of the dead ascending to heavenly realms or they can be psychopompic emblems: guiding the soul to eternal rest. 514 more words

Archaeologies Of Death And Memory

Jesus Fact #5 - Jesus' burial by Joseph of Arimathea.


Early Attestation:

Our earliest account of Jesus’ burial is found in one of Paul’s authentic letters. This letter was written around the early 50’s AD. 1,883 more words

Jesus Christ

HID Awolowo set for burial today - her 100th birthday if she were alive

The burial of Mrs HID Awolowo, the wife of late Obafemi Awolowo will hold in Ikenne Ogun state today November 25th. Mrs Awolowo died on September 19th at the age of 99. 25 more words


Choosing a Headstone and What it Should Say

Whether you’re young or old, you probably don’t like to think about your mortality. Yet, as pointed out by the National Funeral Directors Association, you can help unburden your loved ones during their time of sorrow by making pre-planned funeral arrangements. 568 more words


Paramount Ruler Of Tivland In Benue Is Dead

Dr Alfred Akawe Torkula, the paramount ruler of Tiv tribe in Benue state who is also the Tor Tiv is dead. 64 more words


Thousands wave final bye to Audu

At a solemn ceremony — with a touch of drama and emotion— the remains of the icon of Kogi State politics and All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in last Saturday’s election, Prince Abubakar Audu, were yesterday interred at his country home in Ogbonicha, Ofu Local Government council. 423 more words