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Sokushinbutsu Is The Practice Of Mummifying Yourself…While You’re Still Alive

If you think you're dedicated to your goals, just wait until you hear what Buddhist monks used to do in Japan. Between the 11th and 19th centuries, Shingon monks in Yamagata, Japan, were so disciplined that they actually practiced sokushinbutsu, a process of

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These 12 Products Prove That Looks Can Be Awesomely Deceiving

Ah, packaging. It's the necessary evil that stands between us and the products we can't wait to get our hands on...and it's usually really, really annoying. With all of those nasty adhesives and seemingly impenetrable plastics, it's like packaging designers want to drive us insane. But some companies enlist the

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All This Guy Had To Do To Become BFFs With Celebs Is Dress Up Like A Dinosaur

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTAT_ATF'); }); Before we get into this, let me just tell you that becoming best friends with Rihanna is basically my ultimate life goal. And judging by these photos, this guy is officially living my dream. Lorenz

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There Is A Town In Austria That Has A House Jam-Packed With Human Skulls…

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTAT_ATF'); }); I'm fascinated by the various ways in which different cultures practice burying their dead. My personal favorite method is how the Vikings placed bodies on ship decks and let the ships float away,

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