FUNERALSCurious & Interesting facts aboutfunerals in different cultures
HAVE YOU EVER THOUGHTABOUT YOUR FUNERAL?The funeral of my life…
FUNERAL CEREMONIES’ TOUR
THE IDEA OF FUNERALSNobody’simmortalDeathmust beworthy
ENGLISH FUNERALS
FUNERAL’S TRADITIONS• The design of last haven• Cemeteries are similar to parks• Modern melodies• Invitation for a funeral...
DUTCH FUNERALS
CHILDREN’S CEMETERIES
Jewish funerals
Jewish traditions• Funerals at the day of death• The body is washed andturned in a white shroud• People don’t put flowersi...
Funeral ceremonyThe body is turned in awhite shroudThe typical Jewish coffin
• Lasts for a year• Consists of some distinctive periods The first 7 days are the main mourning:EntertainmentsWatching TV...
Tibetan Funerals
FUNERALS ARE DIVIDED INTO……three stages:1. Pronouncing prayers2. Showing bright light tothe dead3. Destroying the body(Sky...
Tibetan sky burialInitially Finally
Chinese funerals
Chinese funeral clothes
Chinese cemetery• Graves are dig out onflanks of hills• Graves are plantedaround with trees
Red color means happinessIf the dead was about 80 or more red colored thingsobliging are present at the funeral
Tsinmin holidayChinese are veryfaithful to their traditionsTsinmin is a remembrance day
Strippers on funeralsYou can see a quite rear show inChine on funerals in someprovinces
Marriage unionbefore the grave
IT’S STRANGE FOR EUROPEANSDo you have deadunmarried relatives?See you soon!If the dead was unmarried, his relativestry to ...
Conclusion1. Different cultures have different traditions about funerals2. There’re many strange traditions3. I hope you l...
Thank youfor yourattention
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Funerals

  1. 1. FUNERALSCurious & Interesting facts aboutfunerals in different cultures
  2. 2. HAVE YOU EVER THOUGHTABOUT YOUR FUNERAL?The funeral of my life…
  3. 3. FUNERAL CEREMONIES’ TOUR
  4. 4. THE IDEA OF FUNERALSNobody’simmortalDeathmust beworthy
  5. 5. ENGLISH FUNERALS
  6. 6. FUNERAL’S TRADITIONS• The design of last haven• Cemeteries are similar to parks• Modern melodies• Invitation for a funeral• Ritual cards
  7. 7. DUTCH FUNERALS
  8. 8. CHILDREN’S CEMETERIES
  9. 9. Jewish funerals
  10. 10. Jewish traditions• Funerals at the day of death• The body is washed andturned in a white shroud• People don’t put flowersin a coffin• Cremation and dissectionare banned
  11. 11. Funeral ceremonyThe body is turned in awhite shroudThe typical Jewish coffin
  12. 12. • Lasts for a year• Consists of some distinctive periods The first 7 days are the main mourning:EntertainmentsWatching TVListening musicReading booksMarital intimacyHaircutShavingMourningARE BANNED!
  13. 13. Tibetan Funerals
  14. 14. FUNERALS ARE DIVIDED INTO……three stages:1. Pronouncing prayers2. Showing bright light tothe dead3. Destroying the body(Sky Burial)
  15. 15. Tibetan sky burialInitially Finally
  16. 16. Chinese funerals
  17. 17. Chinese funeral clothes
  18. 18. Chinese cemetery• Graves are dig out onflanks of hills• Graves are plantedaround with trees
  19. 19. Red color means happinessIf the dead was about 80 or more red colored thingsobliging are present at the funeral
  20. 20. Tsinmin holidayChinese are veryfaithful to their traditionsTsinmin is a remembrance day
  21. 21. Strippers on funeralsYou can see a quite rear show inChine on funerals in someprovinces
  22. 22. Marriage unionbefore the grave
  23. 23. IT’S STRANGE FOR EUROPEANSDo you have deadunmarried relatives?See you soon!If the dead was unmarried, his relativestry to find a dead body of “free” woman
  24. 24. Conclusion1. Different cultures have different traditions about funerals2. There’re many strange traditions3. I hope you like this presentation4. Our funeral journey is over!
  25. 25. Thank youfor yourattention

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