Thursday, April 5, 2012

Future of Cremation Rituals at Risk


Kathmandu's authorities prepare to spend millions on an electric-powered crematorium to safeguard the health and safety of surrounding communities. An Indian conglomerate has won the tender, splitting local communities who fear that an ancient tradition will be lost.

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/world/ritual-of-last-goodbye-in-kathmandu-20120405-1wff6.html#ixzz1rBAkcxqn

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