Sky burial ceremony
BUT AREN’T YOU AFRAID???
I imagined the picture of the family opening a box with small cut parts of the body, vultures flying in to take all of them and then flying high to the sky after. Taking the body to the heaven like a guardian angels. Sky burial. The curiosity took over and early morning the next day, me and Avishai headed to the sacred hill.
This is the number one question I heard regarding me travelling in Asia alone. And it’s not just me. All the travellers I talked with confirm the same; we are ALL getting this question again and again. And let me tell you the secret – we HATE it! 😀 But I understand the concern behind. […]