Tag Archives: France

Sweet Death – Honey in Death Rituals

There is a strong symbolic bond between rites of passage and honey. Ancient documents depict and record the substance being used in marriage, birth and especially in death rites. For many cultures, especially Ancient Greeks, it was believed that, “Life … Continue reading

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Lower Brittany, The Land of the Dead

Imagine if you will, a place where death is the center of life. Where a town’s cemetery serves as it’s social center – the children’s playground, a place to meet friends to chat or play games, where weddings and religious … Continue reading

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