Tag: Good Death

Celebrating the Death of an Evil Person

Vraj Patel , March 28th, 2018

In our society, when someone is on the brink of death it is common for the patient’s loved ones to ask for prayers. We pray for the person…

→Anthropological Perspectives on Death

Seppuku – Honorable Suicide

Eugenia , January 30th, 2017

A staged version of the Japanese ritual suicide known as Seppuku or Hara-Kiri, circa 1885. The warrior in white plunges a knife into his belly, while his second…

→Anthropological Perspectives on Death