Imperishable: five human bodies, amazingly preserved after death
Incorruptibility body after death in many religions is a sign that the person lived a holy life. But in fact, not everything is so simple. In this article we want to introduce you to the most amazing five cases of incorruptibility in the history of mankind.
Itigelov - Buddhist lama who lived in Russia in the early 1900s. Even during his lifetime, he asked another Lama to begin the funeral process, and he meditated. He died while meditating in the lotus position. Lama wanted to be exhumed several years after the death. In 2002 Lama's body was exhumed from the grave and still perfectly preserved.
Like most saints in his lifetime Zita was a very kind person, and even perform miracles. She died in 1272, and when 300 years later, her body was exhumed, it turned out to be incorruptible. Mummified relics of St. Zita were transferred to the Basilica of San Frediano in Lucca in Italy, which holds to this day.
Xin Jouy lived in luxury during the reign of the Han dynasty, and was married to a Chinese gentleman. this lady was different excellent appetite and absorbs unhealthy food in large quantities. As a result, it has become obese and 163 BC. e. He died of a heart attack. When the body Jouy Xin was found in 1971, her skin was still soft, and joints can move.
Saint Catherine Labouré
It is reported that during the life of the Holy Catherine Labouré had visions of the Virgin Mary. During one of such phenomena Saint Catherine even talked with the Virgin Mary in the church, his hands resting on her knees. She died in 1876 and was buried in a coffin. When in 1993 her body was exhumed for the canonization, it turned out that the relics are in perfect condition. Now the body of Saint Catherine Labouré is stored in Paris.
Girl La Donsella
This 15-year-old girl from Inca tribe was killed during the sacrifice of almost 500 years ago in what is now Argentina. Cold and dry air conditions preserved her body almost unchanged, when it was discovered in 1999.