Have your ashes cared for like this?

In Cemeteries on April 11, 2010 at 4:12 pm

Wat Phra Kaeo – in Thailand: stupas to contain holy ashes.

Detail at base of stupa

Though this golden stupa is a royal one, one was built in Scotland (last image below) for ordinary folk. The ashes are blessed by a monk: it’s a fully-functioning stupa.

Stupa at Wat Phra Kaew

Ever thought of this??

Stupa at Eskdalemuir in the Scottish Borders


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