Wednesday, May 4, 2005

Sagada: Hanging out II


 
Hanging coffins. At the bottom of Echo Valley cliffs lie these suspended resting places for the dead. My SEGA guide, Fabian, later tells me it's aligned with the Igorot's belief that underground burial suffocates the dead in the afterlife.

1 comment:

lori said...

though creepy, it's a a very unique sight! ang galing no, how did they do that?

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