Podd Socks – Episode 158 – Death Rituals Around the World

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The way we grieve, commemorate, and dispose of our dead varies greatly from culture to culture, but some traditions really take funerals to the next level of macabre. This week, Ben and Kris discuss a wide variety of death rituals such as:

  • Endocannibalism
  • Sati
  • Viking Chieftan Rituals
  • Australian Aboriginal Funerals
  • Madagascar
  • Chinese Strippers
  • Futuristic space burials

Plus, what is the weird connection to death rituals that elephants have? Find out more.

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