Monthly Archives: October 2017

The Hungry Ghost Festival: When It’s Time to Feed Your Dead

The Hungry Ghost Festival or Yu Lan is the time of year when, in Taoist and Buddhist beliefs, the gates to the spirit world are opened and the deceased walk the earth again searching for their living relatives, potentially angry, and definitely hungry. 

October 30, 2017 | Blog

Faces of Death: Landis Blair

Our series Faces of Death showcases the death revolutionaries we are fortunate enough to work with here at The Order. This month meet Landis Blair, the wonderful artist behind the illustrations in From Here to Eternity, and part of the Ask a Mortician team! 

October 7, 2017 | Blog