Tibetan Sky Burial Do Not Look, if you're sensitive

  PortoNovo KajaNazimudeen
  karma level 237612
After the death of a Tibetan, the corpse is wrapped in white cloth and is placed in a corner of the house for three or five days. During these several days monks are asked to chant so that the souls can be released from purgatory.

the corpse is sent to the burial site among mountains

scent of juniper invites clusters of vultures to hover above the site. Then a 'daodeng', the man who is in charge of the burial process, begins to slice the body.












vultures swoop down and peck at the flesh and the bones scattered around. Any remains left by these huge birds would tie the spirits to this life, so they must be collected up while monks are invited to patter the dead at the same time. After they are cremated, the ashes are scattered into air. At this time the deceased completes the move on to nirvana.
















family members are not allowed to be present at the burial site. 'Daodeng' and mourners avoid going to the deceased's house for two days after the burial.


Related Entries

368
votes
How to Look Happy at Work?!
by Portonovo Kajanazimudeen on Jul/06,2009 ( diamond user)
164
votes
New Look Harley Davidson.
by Regikumar Chandran on Feb/02,2012 ( diamond user)
132
votes
Tibetan sets light to himself
by Portonovo Kajanazimudeen on Nov/04,2011 ( diamond user)
68
votes
This is sensitive.
by Toddler13 on May/18,2014 ( diamond user)
810
votes
T-shirts-Quotes--Looking Smart
Admin on Feb/18,2007  
63
votes
Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na -- 1st Look.
Admin on Jun/26,2008  
306
votes
Dog and Children Look-a-Likes
by Portonovo Kajanazimudeen on Aug/13,2009 ( diamond user)
1 k
votes
What's Her Best Look?
by Sunny Dhanoe on Aug/08,2009 ( diamond user)
164
votes
Look at the eyes for few seconds......
by Pratibha Sinha on Dec/24,2009 ( diamond user)
173
votes
How $315 Billion Look Like
by Blue on May/17,2011 ( diamond user)
41
votes
Celebrities who Look Similar
by Raj Kumar on Oct/27,2012 ( diamond user)
48
votes
Planning to switch company...Have a Look !!
by Panther on Nov/24,2009 ( diamond user)
106
votes
Celebrities And Animals Lookalike.
by Panther on Jan/15,2013 ( diamond user)
178
votes
25 Places That Look Unreal, But Are Actually Real
by Maulik Patel on Mar/20,2013 ( diamond user)
250
votes
Look at the IDIOT of the Day........ -
Admin on Apr/27,2007  
30
votes
Look Funny.
by Panther on Dec/15,2012 ( diamond user)
681
votes
Solar Eclipse - First Look
by Mridula on Jul/22,2009 ( diamond user)
408
votes
Catchy Look
by Bikash Chetry on Mar/21,2011 ( diamond user)
28
votes
Look what i found here.
by Vinay Natekar on Nov/29,2011 ( diamond user)

Random Pics



Share this with friends

Your Name:
Your Email:

Friends Email: (Atleast 1)


Subscribe for more Fun

Receive best posts in your inbox.

Confirm email
Your Email



Add Your Comments

comments powered by Disqus
User generated content. Copyright respective owners wherever applicable. Contact - admin at binscorner