Episode 235 Deep Dive into Death Rites of Primitive Religions

No not orcs

Today’s Topic – We will be talking about death rituals and ceremonies

Now we will talk about primitive death rites, no more teasing just doing. Join Michael and I as we look to have a deep dive into death rites of primitive religions were we discuss the patterns in real life that we can then use to build our own fictional versions.

Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunes

Podcast Show Flow

  • Death Rites and how has them
  • Common ceremonies
    • Burying preparation goods
    • Burn, bury, preserve, reincarnate, dump or eat
    • Public or private viewings, and displays of grief
    • Religions ceremony
  • Weird rituals
    • Endocannibalism
    • Other people join the deceased
    • Amputation for survivors
    • Amputation of the dead… the finger that keeps giving.
    • Anvesrury of the dead
    • Bodies move back into the house (Climate must be very dry)

The Worldbuilding Task

Start creating a primitive religion death rite for your world

The Real World task

Share a bit about your orc in the Fantasy Worldbuilder’s Undercroft

Michael’s Resources

Death rite

Orphic 

Use Gardul.com/Amazon when shopping online to help support the show

Images and quotes

 

Please take a moment and comment below on this episode.  I look forward to hearing from you about your Fantasy Worldbuilding adventures

Worldbuilder's Anvil Logo

Listen to Worldbuilder’s Anvil in iTunes or use Podcast Republic for your android device.

Please note: I reserve the right to delete comments that are offensive or off-topic.