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RELIGION

Tribe They Do Not Bury Their Dead Relatives But Live Under One Roof Bath And Feed Them Twice A Day

When a loved one dies you feel disappointed that most of us don't want to talk about how they lost their life, however their is a tribe of folks that do. In the Toraja vicinity of Sulawesi in Indonesia where the dead are constant part of everyday life.

  5 months ago ago
Tribe They Do Not Bury Their Dead Relatives But Live Under One Roof Bath And Feed Them Twice A Day

CULTURE

The Only Tribe That Digs Up Their Ancestors August Each Year To Wash And Dress Them In New Clothes

Meet Torajans, an ethnic group indigenous to mountainous region of South Sulawesi, Indonesia that exhumes the bodies of their dead relatives,washes and dresses them in new clothes in August each year. Torajans are world renowned due to their strange and elaborate funeral rites, burial sites carved into rocky cliffs, massive peaked-roof traditional houses known as tongkonan, and colourful wood carvings.

  10 months ago ago
The Only Tribe That Digs Up Their Ancestors August Each Year To Wash And Dress Them In New Clothes

RELIGION

Meet The Tribe That Feed The Dead Twice A Day And May Take A Year Before They Are Buried

When you lose a loved one, it is always heartbreaking and sometimes you may wish to have spent more time with them. In Indonesia, the  Toraja vicinity of Sulawes, people who have passed away are considered to be part of everyday life. When someone dies, it may take them some months or even years before they are buried.

  5 months ago ago
Meet The Tribe That Feed The Dead Twice A Day And May Take A Year Before They Are Buried

LIFESTYLE

People Who Remove Their Dead From Coffins Every 3 Years For The Following Reason

There are many rituals and festivals observed in different parts of the world that often leave us in wonder. And here’s a practice that the people from Toraja, Indonesia follow, that you probably could have never imagined. The Torajans are an ethnic group indigenous to a mountainous region of South Sulawesi, Indonesia.

  11 months ago ago
People Who Remove Their Dead From Coffins Every 3 Years For The Following Reason

SOCIETY

The Dead in This Tribe Are Exhumed Every Three Years and Here is Why.

The strange rituals for the dead in a particular community in Indonesia came to light recently when their weird ceremonies became known worldwide. The Toraja people in Southern Sulawesi are known for keeping their dead relatives in their houses for as long as a whole year. Not only that, but after burying them, they dig them up every three years to celebrate their lives.

  10 months ago ago
The Dead in This Tribe Are Exhumed Every Three Years and Here is Why.

CRIME

The Only Tribe that lives With Dead Bodies for Some Months Before Burial

PHOTO: A woman pays respect to her mother. This is not a goodbye; she will see her again at the next ritual. Living with a dead body requires courage. Not everyone will be comfortable sleeping with a corpse or maybe just being left in a house alone with the corpse for sometime. That one may not even sound difficult, but now think of an incidence where you are sharing a bed with someone who has no life. Some things that some communities do are totally difficult in others because its considered weird and outdated

  1 year ago ago
The Only Tribe that lives With Dead Bodies for Some Months Before Burial

CULTURE

Meet A Tribe That Lives With Their Dead Relatives Before Burying Them

Living with a dead body necessitates bravery. Not everyone is comfortable sleeping with a dead body or being left alone in residence with a dead body. That may not sound challenging, but imagine sharing a bed with someone you haven't known for a long time. Some activities that particular societies undertake are challenging in others because they are deemed strange and archaic in other communities.

  1 year ago ago
Meet A Tribe That Lives With Their Dead Relatives Before Burying Them

CULTURE

6 unusual cultures around the world you should definitely know about.

Many people around the world especially in Kenya have already abandoned their culture. But some mysterious cultures still exist in the world that you need to know about. Here are 6 unusual cultures you won't believe exist. 1. Living with the dead. This culture has amazed many people.

  2 months ago ago
6 unusual cultures around the world you should definitely know about.

TRAVEL

Meet The Tribe That Take Bodies of Their Loved Ones Out of The Grave Once a Year to Celebrate Them (Photos)

In every one's lives, it comes a time when you are sent into mourning after losing a loved one. Since we are born in different tribes with different cultures, beliefs, traditions and practises, we celebrate the deceased lives in different ways. Among the people of Toraja in Sulawesi, Indonesia, they celebrate their deceased loved ones in a special way. They believe that one one dies, they are only sick but not dead. They refer to them as "Toma Kula" or "Makula." This means that death does not imply final farewell.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The Tribe That Take Bodies of Their Loved Ones Out of The Grave Once a Year to Celebrate Them (Photos)

SOCIETY

Living With The Dead: Indonesia Toraja People Death Rituals

As much as dying is truly both a mystery and misery to a majority of us, the Toraja consider it as just a crossing over.

  1 year ago ago
Living With The Dead: Indonesia Toraja People Death Rituals

ENTERTAINMENT

Interesting culture that surprises many

The residents of Toraja in Indonesia have an interesting culture where they take their deceased loved ones out of the graves once a year to celebrate their lives see this pictures The festival is known as Ma'nene, the dead will be taken out of their coffins, cleaned and given a new set of clothes. Relatives from far and wide comes to celebrate Ma'nene feasting, swapping stories and honoring the deceased see how they do it, Food water and even cigarettes are offered to the dead, because it is believed that

  1 year ago ago
Interesting culture that surprises many