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Towers of Silence: Zoroastrian Architectures for the Ritual of Death

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The Towers of Silence in Iran

The Zoroastrian Towers of Silence used to be burial sites, where the bodies were left laying in circles to be devoured by vultures, sun, wind and rain.

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Renowned planet killer and artist: Adam Burn

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Towers of Silence, Kodachrome Basin State Park, Utah; photo by Peter Lik

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Escalante National Monument

Aren't these amazing? Wahweap Hoodoos - Towers Of Silence, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah

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csebastian: “ photographer: Johan Rosenmunthe I will never grow tired of Grundtvig’s Church, Copenhagen, Denmark. PLASTOLUX “keep it modern” » Photographer Johan Rosenmunthe ”

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