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What does it mean when you dream about a funeral?

People often dream about watching their own funerals. This usually indicates that part of one’s life—or perhaps old ways of seeing things—have died. Alternatively, it can mean that one feels like some aspect of one’s life is dead. Someone else’s funeral in a dream can represent the unconscious desire to see that particular person dead, or a fear that someone might die.

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given to Michael Geste by his younger brother, as in their childhood games. [Br. Lit.: P. C. Wren Beau Geste in Benét, 87]

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Dreaming about funerals does not necessarily symbolize physical death for you or anyone else. It could instead symbolize an ending of a different kind. You may be burying relationships, conditions, or even emotions that you no longer need and that are no longer conducive to your personal growth. On the other hand, this dream may symbolize the burying of sensitivities and emotions that are too difficult to cope with. It may reflect numbness or a feeling that is the opposite of aliveness, such as depression and emptiness. Either way, burying a person that is alive suggests some emotional turmoil. Please consider all of the details in this dream to find the appropriate message. Old dream interpretation books say that dreaming about funerals is a dream of the contrary. Instead of sadness, the dreamer will experience happiness and go to celebrations, such as weddings.
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I think that's sensible and I think particularly given language difficulties, particularly given funeral rituals and practices mean that people coming from West Africa in the three affected countries do pose a higher threat and a higher risk of contracting the disease and ultimately spreading it.
On the other hand, in western cultures funeral rituals are long gone, while in Islamic cultures they have been simplified, the "passing" taking place in just a white cloth.
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After standing exposed to the elements for more than 100 years, Stela 44 was moved by order of a later king and buried as an offering inside new construction that took place at the main El Peru-Waka' temple about AD 700, probably as part of funeral rituals for a great queen entombed in the building at this time, the research team suggests.
The White House in Mourning details the deaths and subsequent mourning and funeral rituals for each president who died in office: four of whom died of illness and four of whom were assassinated.
He said that changing the periods of burials and funeral rituals and politicising and exploiting such occasions to target the lives of policemen and the safety of the public are unacceptable.
2) implies the possibility of cross-cultural similarities in expressions and contexts, and the importance of funeral rituals as against other ceremonial practices as a possible distinguishing feature of Bornean ancestors, the volume discovers a situation of "considerable diversity" (p.