Death Café: Where You Can Talk About Death Over Tea and Cake

  Recently we wrote a post about the fascinating profession and lives of Death Doulas, individuals who have devoted their lives to helping people transition during their time of death. Following this article, we discovered the ever so interesting “Death Cafe.” A “Death Cafe” is essentially a talk hosted by an individual in any city, […]

Festivals That Honor the Dead All Around the World

From October 31st to November 2nd, the dead walk amongst us – at least, that’s what many cultures believe. All over the world there are cultural traditions of celebrating these special days. But what makes them so special, and why are they celebrated or recognized all over the world? To put it simply, it is […]

Become a Bios Urn Brand Ambassador

Get Involved.   Introducing the Bios Urn Ambassador Program: a program which allows you to share the Bios Urn with your audience and community, and earn money back. The power of the individual is infinite. We’ve created this program because we’ve noticed a lot of people are interested in supporting the Bios Urn, but are not in the […]

Death Doulas Are Helping Us Rethink The Way We Die

I know what you’re thinking. What is a death doula, or midwife – and what does being one, entail? Here at Bios Urn we are interested in all things that relate to nature, sustainability, and naturally – death. So what exactly is a “death doula”? A regular midwife or doula is a person who assists […]

You Can Donate Your Body To Science and Then Use a Bios Urn

Donating your body to science. Why do people do it, and what does it help? Donating your body can come with many benefits. For those who don’t mind the process, body donation can help improve medical treatments and lead way to new research. Typically bodies are used for academia and research, especially when it comes […]