3 news and picture results for the tag: Death customs.

The Foynes Memorial Garden in Bicester, United Kingdom

October 21, 2010 Filed Under: Public Buildings, Religion
 The Foynes Memorial Garden in Bicester, United Kingdom

Located in Bicester, United Kingdom, The Foynes Memorial Garden, was designed by Robert James Landscapes Ltd, Garden design and construction company, Robert James Landscapes, has completed their latest build – an eco-friendly memorial garden which will only allow specially-designed degradable caskets to be used for the interment of cremated remains. The Foynes Memorial Garden, designed by John... 

Yarauvi in Dead Sea, Jordan

August 9, 2010 Filed Under: Cultural, Public Buildings
Yarauvi in Dead Sea, Jordan

Yarauvi designed by Miró Rivera Architects is located in Dead Sea, Jordan. An awareness of death and our response to it made us humans in the beginning and have long held the power to define cultures and create places that transcend time. Our collective respect for the dead and where they are laid to rest reaches across different cultures like no other human experience. It is the commonality of this... 

Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver, Canada

August 6, 2010 Filed Under: Cultural, Public Buildings
Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver, Canada

Mountain View Cemetery that located in Vancouver, Canada, was designed by Birmingham & Wood – Architects and Planners. The architectural design of the three Cemetery buildings, Customer Service Centre, Celebration Hall and Operations Yard, was driven by two primary concepts: the interlacing of the buildings with specific elements of the broader cemetery landscape, and the experience of procession...