Reverent Remembrance: Honoring the Dead


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Death & Dying , Day of the Dead , Halloween , General Resources

Description:
Companion to an exhibit that "explore[s] the ancient Celtic roots of Halloween, the colorful Mexican Day of the Dead, mummification and other death rituals in ancient Egypt, Indonesian cliff burials, and modern American memorials, including those following the 9/11 tragedy." The site includes descriptions of activities and beliefs, exhibit handouts, and links to related sites. From the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture.

Publisher:
Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.washington.edu/burkemuseum/RR/


PID= res:lii-22413