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Light a Candle of Love

On December 14th, Pleasant Hills Memorial Park in Sebastopol, California will be illuminated by the light of 4,800 candles. Volunteers begin at 8am preparing, setting-up and lighting luminaria (paper bags filled with sand and a candle). By sunset each grave … Continue reading

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Personal Memorial Altars and Shrines

Shrines and altars have been associated with ancient religious and spiritual practices worldwide. The terms “altar” and “shrine” carry great historical and symbolic significance but we use the terms here to describe a personal memorial you create in your home. … Continue reading

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Autumn Equinox

The change of light is all around us. This time of year in the northern hemisphere the bright warm light of summer moves toward Autumn with her crisp cool mornings, golden afternoons and long shadows. Autumn in ancient cultures and … Continue reading

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