An Offering for the Departed

An Offering for the Departed

A few years ago, my daughters asked me about Day of the Dead offerings and, since then, we have been setting-up a small one … Click on image for more

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From Halloween to Day of the Dead – A Three Day Journey for the Souls

From Halloween to Day of the Dead – A Three Day Journey for the Souls

Reverence for the dead is widely recognized as an unmistaken marker of the human condition. From the Egyptians and Romans to the Mayan and Mexicas, offerings and elaborate funeral rituals were prepared to ease the transition of the souls of the deceased into the world of the ethereal, and a trip to the underworld was [...]