History of Funerals – Free Encyclopedia Online

In the following article, we’ll examine the history and evolution of funerals.

In the short video “When was the first burial in history?” It is revealed that the very first burials that we have seen began in the period of paleolithic which is also known as the stone age. It is confirmed by finding remains of during this period.

It was difficult to determine what the remains that were found been intentionally buried or simply covered up by the passage of time. The thing that anthropologists had to look for was evidence that the bodies were deliberately buried. This video shows that tools discovered near the site of burial are evidence of burials planned.

Spain is home to one of the first known burials. This is the reason why it is considered to be the world’s first burial. The bodies were discovered in one cave. The burials were thought to have been planned due to the fact that only one entry was available.