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Funeral Customs in China

The goal of this project is to dive deep into an aspect of Chinese life regarding religion or beliefs. The topic I chose for my project is the funeral customs in China. The reason I chose this topic is because I was interested in the customs of another country. For another class, multicultural psychology, we […]



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Sacred After Death

Across the world there are so many ways in which the living honor the dead China is no exception. This says a lot about the culture in China because being honored in death is just as if not more important than honor in life. You can look at our customs here for a funeral and […]



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Chinese Death Rituals

My final project for Gods, Ghosts, and Ancestors was a research paper about Chinese Death rituals and customs. I started to focus on Chinese Buddhism death rituals but my research discovered striking similarities between all three traditional Chinese religions. Traditional Chinese culture is comprised of three main teachings: Confucianism, Daoism, and Buddhism. These three main […]



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