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Seppuku Ceremony

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Seppuku Ceremony. An interesting... and fairly disturbing demonstration of the samurai`s suicide ceremony.
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Hits: 8879 | Favorites: 12 | Emailed: 4 | Rating: 3.0 | Category: Weird | Date: 03/07/2009
 
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xlollerskate
Female, 18-29, Southern US
 167 Posts
Sunday, April 26, 2009 10:21:07 PM
Well, if they weren't so emo about it..

HOLYCRAP1234
Male, 13-17, Western US
 1481 Posts
Sunday, March 8, 2009 12:11:29 PM
Gandhi's in love with Samurai.

HuskysTiger
Male, 18-29, Eastern US
 635 Posts
Sunday, March 8, 2009 10:36:27 AM
DuHasstMich: Ah. I always thought the beheading came after the samurai screams because the pain became unbearable after a while.

Batmanners
Male, 18-29, Canada
 4012 Posts
Saturday, March 7, 2009 11:17:17 PM
Video isn't 100% accurate. As it has been said.

But this is a beautiful, artistic, honorific way to die. Anyone who thinks seppuku was horrid, has forgotten the miracle of how this universe came to be and is engulfed in the globalization that has taken over the old ways, of how we came to be where we are now.

I am not saying that seppuku was a key point, but a belief, that dying with honor was better than dying wealthy, in my eyes, is a million times more soothing than anything Japan does nowadays.

*wishes this world had more class and weeps*


Slotherder
Male, 30-39, Western US
 249 Posts
Saturday, March 7, 2009 10:08:47 PM
I heard somehwere (probably national geographic, or somesuch) that one possibility as to why samurai dissembowled themselves after defeat was to prove that their insides were not deteriorated and corrupt.

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