People have contemplated the meaning of life and death since humans started walking the face of the Earth. Many questions have arisen on this subject like "Does person have a soul?
Up until the yearProvincial Grand Lodges met in a number of Provinces throughout the island of Ireland, but most of these had come into existence, at different times, and were not integrated into a cohesive whole. After much consideration, it was agreed that the Island of Ireland should be divided into thirteen separate Provinces and that the City of Dublin, the County of Dublin and the town of Bray shall not be included in any Masonic Province, but shall continue under the superintendence of the Grand Lodge of Ireland.
Our Irish Constitution, within the Island of Ireland was divided into thirteen Provincial territories, as follows: The City of Londonderry, the County of Londonderry excepting thereout the Town of Magherafelt shall still, as heretofore meet at the City of Londonderry.
The previous designations of South Antrim and North Antrim shall be abolished. For those interested in these historical snippets, it is interesting to note that inLondonderry was acknowledged to be a City whereas Belfast is described as a Town.
Our illustration above is an example of The Belleek Masonic Dinner Service, one of the rarest forms of Masonic China in the collectors market.
In the meantime, I am grateful to Wor Bro Ross Hussey for sending the above digital photo of the example that he has in his collection, an another excellent example of an Anniversary Jewel. Rt Wor Bro S. Stewart Bart was installed as first P.
We are not yet aware if the Brethren in Armagh intend marking this significant milestone in the history of their Grand Lodge.
We shall await their response with interest. The Provincial Grand Lodge thereof shall meet at the town of Sligo. Page Two of the Grand Lodge Resolution.
Major Gereral the Rt Honourable F. Dunne was installed as first P.
Keane Bart served as first P. Lord Dunboyne was re-appointedto his previous position as P. Page Three from the Grand Lodge Resolution. Deputy Grand Master of Ireland. This is a little known yet fascinating part of our Irish Masonic History, showing the approach taken by Grand Lodge to rationalise the formation of Provincial Grand Lodges throughout the Island of Ireland.
And of course, the earliest of our overseas Provinces- New Zealand was constituted inby The Duke of Leinster, who set out that this Province should meet in Auckland, New Plymouth, Thames and Dunedin, at the regular meeting places of the Lodges concerned.
It would have taken a further couple of months to come into effect, and it will be interesting to see from the individual Provincial Grand Lodge Minutes, when and where these new Masonic bodies were Located and Constituted.
I would however be surprised if any of these Provincial Grand Lodge bodies came into being before at the earliest Septemberwhen I image that most Anniversary celebrations will take place. The Three Provincial th Anniversary Jewels.Feb 19, · "Ngerapoh" - The Iban Funeral Custom THE ORIGIN OF NGERAPOH Miring Ceremony Before Planting Padi Begin.
The Dayak Iban Craftman. One Of The Rapid At Batang Lupar "Wong Padong" The Longhouse Landing Place. Miring Before Planting The Hill Padi. Gawai Kenyalang. Photograph Taken In A celebration in a family gives pleasure to all the Members of the family. Friends and relatives also attend the occasion and share the pleasure.
Pleasure multiplies when there is a wedding in the family. I drew immense pleasure when the marriage ceremony of my cousin was held. It was performed on. In the Shona Tribal funeral, the living, the dead, and the spirits were considered three different things, but in the Shona burial rituals, it is clear that the dead, and the spirits were considered as one.
Rituals of Death According to the dictionary a ritual is a religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of actions performed .this essay will discuss the rituals performed for the soul of the dead body so it reaches heaven peacefully. Traditionally, a Hindu dies at home. how the Iban funeral when someone are dead.
The first phase. It looks like you've lost connection to our server. Please check your internet connection or reload this page. Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland in the English language. A panel of judges choose a short list of six novels from over entrants.
The short list is announced in September, and then a month later the prize is awarded in a special, televised ceremony.