Tibetan Sky Burial: Not For Weak Stomachs

A photo series on sky burials. A sky burial is a means of disposing of a corpse that was once common in Tibet, and is still occasionally practiced today. A “sky burial” is when a human body is disposed of by feeding it to birds on a mountaintop.

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