New Zealand

Learn more about New Zealand’s Maori death myths and omens, as well as traditional spiritual practices and tapu present at Maori funerals.


Explore the holy city of Varanasi, its cremation ghats and learn more about Hindu funerals and the Zoroastrian Towers of Silence in Mumbai.


Explore Argentina and learn about death folk saints and 19th century indigenous funeral rites, including human sacrifice and canoe burials


Explore Tibet and its Bon and Buddhist funeral customs, including celestial burials, and learn about their hierarchy of death practices.