We will work with you to plan the service that honors your loved one in the best way possible.
Aboriginal Funeral Services in pilbara area
At Towards the Dreaming Funeral Services we understand the importance of designing the funeral service that fits the unique desires of every individual. Thats why we always make ourselves available to help you and your family design a unique, beautiful service.

We specialize in Traditional Aboriginal Funeral Services,

but we are ready to work with you to find the best funeral service that suits you and your family.
Aboriginal Funeral Services in pilbara area

What makes a Traditional Aboriginal Funeral Service?

A Traditional Aboriginal Funeral Service is a unique and sacred ceremony that honors the deceased and helps the family and community grieve and come to terms with their loss.
The specifics of a Traditional Aboriginal Funeral Service can vary depending on the cultural practices of the particular Indigenous group, but there are some common elements that are often present.

1. Ceremony and Ritual: Aboriginal Funeral Services typically involve a series of ceremonies and rituals that may last for several days or even weeks. These can include ceremonies to honor the deceased, such as smoking ceremonies, singing, and dancing.

2. Body Preparation: In many Indigenous cultures, the body of the deceased is prepared for burial in a specific way. This may involve washing, dressing, and adorning the body with traditional clothing or symbols.

3. Funeral Procession: A funeral procession may be held to escort the body to the burial site. This may involve traditional music and dance, and family and community members may join in the procession.

4. Burial or Cremation: The body of the deceased may be buried or cremated, depending on the cultural practices of the Indigenous group. Burial sites may be chosen based on cultural significance, such as near a sacred site or with other family members.

5. Mourning and Grief: Following the funeral, the family and community may engage in a period of mourning and grief. This may involve ceremonies and rituals to help the family and community process their emotions and come to terms with their loss.
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