Death and the Grave Part 2

WARNING – The following story is true and graphic. Please do not read this story if you do not accept that it is graphic and details the effects of sin. It is no more graphic than certain stories in the Bible. The intent of the story is to provide a window into culture and worldview […]

Death and the Grave Part 1

  Famadiana – [Fah-mah-dee-aah-nah] – the turning of the bones. A cultural practice unique to Madagascar, particularly the highlands, usually observed every five or seven years which involves returning to the burial tomb to exhume the bones of the deceased, change their wrappings, dance them around to music as if reanimating them to life and […]