memorialisation


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Noun1.memorialisation - a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or somethingmemorialisation - a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something
ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance - a formal event performed on a special occasion; "a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor"
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She suggested, however, that the number was probably higher than the 50,000 cited by the UN.The project's website tells visitors that remembering individuals lost to a conflict "can be a powerful form of memorialisation that brings attention to the circumstances of a person's death or disappearance".
Platinum Celebration Services combines capital, technology and more than 85 years of combined death care experience to offer funeral and memorialisation services.
The degree was awarded in recognition of her contribution to memorialisation of the Holocaust.
Surely no one would be affected by it?" A Durham County Council sign in the grounds of the crematorium says to ask at the office about "other forms of memorialisation" which are available.
The world's gone mad - surely no one would be affected by it?" A Durham County Council sign in the grounds of the crematorium says to ask at the office about "other forms of memorialisation" which are available.
"Then we discuss the various different choices in respect of the coffin type, flowers, stationery, catering, memorialisation, transport, etc."
That is why memorialisation - or the processes of creating official representations of historical figures or events in the form of statues, museums, public art, plaques, holidays or otherwise documented narratives - is so easily politicised.
If users don't opt to leave a digital will, the company will freeze the profile in a process called "memorialisation", leaving everything with the privacy settings that were left when users died.
Next to Gippsland in Victoria, where Rula Paterson explores processes of twentieth-century memorialisation through public cairns installed to commemorate the region's colonial explorers.
This work of memorialisation is the theme of an exhibition at Somerset House, London, of the paintings produced by Stanley Spencer for Sandham Memorial Chapel, currently on tour while the chapel undergoes much-needed renovation.
Johannesburg, South Africa, November 26, 2012 --(PR.com)-- West Rand startup company, EverMe Technologies, today announced that they have launched the latest worldwide memorialisation trend in South Africa.