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The Amazing Story of the Remains of Evita (Eva) Perón of Argentina

Some public figures leave their mark on the collective memory because of their actions, and sometimes their memory is reinforced by the historical context or the events surrounding their death. This is the case of Maria Eva Duarte de Perón, nicknamed Evita, Argentine actress and politician.

December 22, 2022
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Queen Elizabeth II's Lead Casket

The death of Queen Elizabeth II on September 8, 2022, sparked a huge wave of emotion as hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world gathered in front of her casket as it lay in state in Westminster Hall, London.

November 16, 2022
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The Memory or Memorial Album: A Priceless Legacy

Following the death of a loved one, bereaved family members seek comfort in recalling the good memories they have of that person. Photos, cards and notes are among the ways that help people relive the good times they had with their loved one.

October 28, 2022
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Pets – Members of the Family!

We spend time with them every day, we go on vacation with them, they bring joy and comfort: pets are by their owners' side in happy moments as well as on gloomy days.

September 28, 2022
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Accompanying a Loved One in Dying... and After

Accompanying a loved one in his or her last days of life is a big step filled with emotions. When death is imminent, it is possible to plan ahead and get information from funeral homes or complexes such as the Aeterna Complex. Our team of advisors will be able to answer your questions and guide you without any obligation on your part. Please don't stay in the dark!

August 31, 2022
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The Lotus, the Emblematic Flower of Vietnam

Every country or community has its emblem: a key element that has strong symbolism or tells a story. Vietnam—with its many customs and traditions—is no exception. As a loyal community to the Aeterna Complex, the Vietnamese of Montreal can count on the excellent customer service of Mr. Mai Phát Trí, our advisor dedicated to customers wanting to be served in Vietnamese. Discover the lotus, the emblematic flower of this beautiful community.

July 11, 2022
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Five Facts to Know about the Occupation of a Thanatologist

The occupation of thanatologist is really unknown to the majority of the population. We sometimes call them embalmers or undertakers—popular names given to funeral workers many years ago. Although the spelling of the occupation has changed over time, the basics and fundamentals are the same as they were back then. Discover the five things to know about the occupation of thanatologist and learn more about this unusual career.

May 24, 2022
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Religions in the World

According to Cambridge dictionary, the term "religion" is the belief in and worship of a god or gods, or any such system of belief and worship. Religion is also defined as  the service and worship of God or the supernatural, and also as a commitment or devotion to religious faith or observance . It is not surprising to note that all around the world, social sciences estimate that humans have created about 10,000 religions, so it is difficult to agree on a single definition. The Aeterna Funeral Complex offers you a brief overview of the main religions in the world.

April 27, 2022
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Sacred Singing Around the World

Chorale, liturgical chanting, mantra, Buddhist spiritual chanting, Muslim religious chanting, Vedic chanting... these are all terms that we hear, but which continue to be vague in our minds. Music and chants play an important role in history and in the world. Aeterna Funeral Complex explains the differences and particularities of sacred music.

March 31, 2022
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How to Choose a Casket

Choosing a casket is not as easy as one might think. No one is really prepared for this task and it is often done during a period of mourning, where bearings are more difficult or even not non-existent. To prepare you to make an informed choice when the time comes, the Aeterna Funeral Complex has some tips to give you on how to choose a casket for yourself or for a loved one.

February 25, 2022
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