Living Among the Dead in Tana Toraja

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in Asia, Indonesia | 2 Comments
Living Among the Dead in Tana Toraja

Understanding the death culture in Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi is no easy task. Whilst funerary rites in the western world symbolise closure after death and a departure from this world, Torajans have a very different perception of death and its significance. So why is the death culture in Tana Toraja so particular? Death in Toraja […]