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Burial turns to orgy when mourners strip naked at Zimbabwean playboy's funeral

THE burial of a well-known Dangamvura rank marshal turned into a strip show last Wednesday after mourners — both men and women — went naked apparently mimicking the deceased who was well known for hiring the services of commercial sex workers. 451 more words

NEWS

Egyptian Cemetery With One Million Bodies Stumps Scientists

An ancient cemetery in Egypt contains 1 million bodies, according to a team of archeologists who discovered the burial ground. What the site represents remains a mystery, as the scientists are still puzzled about where exactly all the people came from. 691 more words

Archaeology

The dying season

Where the grass met the mound
thick clay dirt covering
cold below the warmth of sun
casting shadows
on life now gone.
Digging deep to place… 210 more words

Poetry

THE LIVING COME -- HAIKU -- 04242015-3

THE LIVING COME

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dust rises over

the country lane — the living come

to bury their dead

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Poetry

Rotary Living Memorial Tree Park Burlington

Following on from my previous blog about my dad’s memorial tree I have to share something which I recently found while on a Google expedition looking for information about green funerals in Ontario. 337 more words

Burlington

Royal Celtic burial site uncovered in France

Archaeologists uncovered the tomb dating from the fifth century BC in an industrial zone in the small town of Lavau, in France’s Champagne region. Inrap, which routinely scours construction sites in order to find and preserve the country’s archaeological heritage, began excavating at Lavau site in October 2014. 189 more words

Archaeology

I See Dead People

It’s another beautiful Bali morning and I’m up early with big plans. Dewa, my guide from the other day, has agreed to do a private tour for me on the back of his motorbike. 1,917 more words

Travel