Drop-dead beautiful: Japan undertakers show their skill on preparing bodies for the ‘other world’

A 23-year-old undertaker won a contest at Japan’s biggest funeral expo on Thursday that tested ancient skills in the ritual dressing of the dead.“I practiced every day to prepare for this competition,” said a smiling Rino Terai after defeating three other finalists. “I took videos and made improvements by asking myself: ‘Does this look beautiful? … Continue reading Drop-dead beautiful: Japan undertakers show their skill on preparing bodies for the ‘other world’