Death Cafe profile for Mementomorium.org
Location: United States
Mementomorium—Transforming the fear of dying into the happiness of living
What brings you to Death Cafe?
Getting the word out about the Mementomorium project
What would you like your legacy to be?
Happier human beings
Thoughts for sharing:
“Why should I fear death? If I am, death is not. If death is, I am not. Why should I fear that which cannot exist when I do?” ~Epicurus
Mementomorium.org's posts on the Death Cafe website
Posted by Mementomorium.org on March 12, 2019, 4:41 a.m.
We are based in San Jose, CA, USA and we are starting an art project called "Mementomorium—Transforming the fear of dying into the happiness of living".
The idea is to induce a deathbed-like experience through a short-term session in a sensory deprivation casket (a dark, quiet, and cushioned chamber), symbolizing a burial. We believe that acknowledging life’s finitude brings about the clarity of perspective and meaningful priorities necessary for achieving the happiness of ...