A Zoroastrian Dakhma, or "Tower of Silence". A cemetery of sorts. (Possibly Malabar Hills, Mumbai)

A Zoroastrian Dakhma, or "Tower of Silence". A cemetery of sorts. (Possibly Malabar Hills, Mumbai)

Anubis - Tower Of Silence

Anubis - tower of silence

Tower Of Silence,Towers

Tower of Silence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tower of Silence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Towers of Silence: Zoroastrian Architectures for the Ritual of Death

TOWERS OF SILENCE: ZOROASTRIAN ARCHITECTURES for the ritual of death - They leave the dead in the open air and let nature/the birds dispose of the bodies

Towers of Silence: Zoroastrian Architectures for the Ritual of Death

TOWERS OF SILENCE: ZOROASTRIAN ARCHITECTURES for the ritual of death - They leave the dead in the open air and let nature/the birds dispose of the bodies

Zoroastrianism traditionally conceives death as a temporary triumph of evil over good: rushing into the body, the corpse demon contaminates everything it comes in contact with. The flesh of a dead body being so unclean it can pollute everything, a set of rules had to be created in order to...

Towers of Silence: Zoroastrian Architectures for the Ritual of Death

Zoroastrianism traditionally conceives death as a temporary triumph of evil over good: rushing into the body, the corpse demon contaminates everything it comes in contact with. The flesh of a dead body being so unclean it can pollute everything, a set of rules had to be created in order to...

Zoroastrian Towers of Silence – Yazd, Iran - Atlas Obscura

Zoroastrian Towers of Silence – Yazd, Iran - Atlas Obscura

Tower of Silence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Tower of Silence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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