Daily Archives: December 8, 2013


Ancestor worship (or as I prefer to call it, ancestor veneration) has been prevalent throughout the ages everywhere on this planet. Humans are known to honor and mourn their closest family members and friends when they die, and in many cultures, continued offerings, visitations, and conversations with the dead are typical. A lot of people think having an altar to the blessed dead in your home is a little strange- some assume you’re worshiping your […]

Honoring the beloved dead- building and keeping an Ancestor Altar