Friday, July 13, 2012

‘Baby Trees’ In Tana Toraja, Indonesia

(via deformutilation)

‘Baby Trees’
In Tana Toraja, Indonesia, when a baby dies, a mother cuts a hole in a tree and places the child inside, sometimes in a coffin or basket. A tree may be used for a few babies and for decades.  Photo credit: Derek Brown

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

That is as creepy as it is beautiful.