First Wednesday Art Talk – Honoring the Dead: FUNERARY PRACTICES IN ANCIENT ASIA
HONORING THE DEAD: FUNERARY PRACTICES IN ANCIENT ASIA
Rituals that honor and respect the dead are part of all cultures and religions.
Belief in an after-life state is reflected in these rituals, whether it is that the honored person passes to another life, or to a paradise existence, or to union with the universe. Come explore some of the fascinating practices that accompany death in various Asian belief systems and countries.
Asian Art Museum Docent: Mary Mead
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First Wednesday Art Talks are funded by Friends of the San Rafael Libraries.