November 14, 2006

Young Iranians Find New Meaning in Ancient Death Rituals

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c. 2006 Religion News Service SHIRAZ, Iran _ The family matriarch lay in her bed as the night wind blew warmly through the window. She would die on this night, just short of her 110th birthday, leaving behind eight grown children and 32 grandchildren. When Aija Gholamy passed, her family began its mourning in a […]

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