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The Vampires
(Slavonic Vlkoslak, Wampyr) Any of a class of spirits associated with tainted souls who cannot rest in their graves. The idea of vampirism has taken hold of popular imagination in recent decades; the Slavic original is quite recognizable, even through the...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Buddha, the enlightened one, is primarily referred to Siddhartha Sakyamuni Gautama, the historical founder of Buddhism. He was a prince of a small kingdom in Kalinga (now Orissa), Northern India.
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic

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Suggested News Resources

Walker breaks cremation taboo
Walker breaks cremation taboo. The decision by the late Dr Ranginiui Walker and his whanau to opt for cremation could have a big impact on other Maori whanau.
This new urn uses cremation ashes to grow a tree
Meet the Bios Urn - a biodegradable urn that uses soil and cremation ashes to grow a tree from the remains of your loved one.
Tim Bosma trial: Dellen Millard's uncle 'blown away' by pet cremation suggestion
Dellen Millard's uncle, Robert Burns, denied any intention of getting into the pet cremation business with his nephew when asked by the Crown prosecutor in a Hamilton court Thursday.
Bio-cremation: why burn a body when you can dissolve it?
Hilton, the assistant director at Lannin Funeral Homes in Smiths Falls, Ontario, says the process is more environmentally friendly than both burial and what he calls flame-based cremation.
Choice Cremation and Miller Funeral Home celebrate expansion in Fridley
Choice Cremation and Miller Funeral Home celebrated the opening of their newest facility in Fridley Feb. 25. An extension from Miller Funeral Home, the new Choice Cremation facility, 7398 University Avenue NE, is designed to cater to families seeking ...

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