Deciphering the Mysteries of the Odd Mummies of Vezon: Antiquated Corpses That Resist Deflation

The mysterious and unexplained phenomenon of the Venzone mummies, which have been preserved in an unusual and remarkable state of non-decomposition.

The Black Death swept the Venzone village in the 14th century. Many people died but did not have enough cemeteries to buy all the bodies.

The villagers put the 42 ᴅᴇᴀᴅ bodies that couldn’t be buried in the graveyard into a coffin and stored in the basement of the chapel of San Michael.

When they opened the coffin, the ᴅᴇᴀᴅ bodies were mummified. The people believed that God’s will to send their ancestors alive to them to protect the village was God’s will.

Strange Mummies Of Venzone: Ancient Bodies That Never Decompose Remain An  Unsolved Mystery | MessageToEagle.com | Museo, Egiziano, Personaggi famosi

The mummies were treated very well as the elders in the village, and this tradition lasted till 1950. American pH๏τographer Jack Birns took pictures of the villagers’ daily Life with the mummies and published them in the Time magazine Life.

Candid Photographs Captured People Living a Normal Life With Mummies in  Venzone, Italy in 1950 ~ Vintage Everyday

The pH๏τos of mummies from Venzone became a phenomenon throughout the world. However, a mummy needs to remove all the organs in the body and the embalming treatment to prevent desiccation.

Mummies of Venzone, 14th-19th century, preserved in crypt of Chapel of St Michael, Venzone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy, circa 1910; (add.info.: Mummies of Venzone, 14th-19th century, preserved in the crypt of the Chapel of St Michael, Venzone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy, ca 1910.); © Fototeca Inasa/NPL – DeA Picture Library .

The bizarre story of the mummies of Venzone | Weird Italy

Please note: This photograph requires additional permission prior to use. If you wish to reproduce this image, please contact Bridgeman Images and we will manage the permission request on your behalf.

After the earthquake in 1976, there have been only 15 mummies prevented. They are now kept in the Crypt of the Cemetery Chapel.

Related Posts

The US Army Aviation Unit in Germany is pleased to welcome the new fleet of Apache attack helicopters

The U.S. Army’s 12th ComƄat Aʋiation Brigade receiʋed two new model Apache helicopters, which feature state-of-the-art enhancements to the aircraft’s sensors, software, and weapon systems at WiesƄaden…

Third Distributor Challenge: The New Maain Battle Tank from Britain

In th𝚎 𝚎v𝚎𝚛-𝚎v𝚘lvin𝚐 l𝚊n𝚍sc𝚊𝚙𝚎 𝚘𝚏 m𝚘𝚍𝚎𝚛n w𝚊𝚛𝚏𝚊𝚛𝚎, milit𝚊𝚛𝚢 𝚏𝚘𝚛c𝚎s 𝚊𝚛𝚘𝚞n𝚍 th𝚎 w𝚘𝚛l𝚍 𝚊𝚛𝚎 c𝚘ntin𝚞𝚊ll𝚢 𝚞𝚙𝚐𝚛𝚊𝚍in𝚐 th𝚎i𝚛 𝚊𝚛s𝚎n𝚊ls t𝚘 st𝚊𝚢 𝚊h𝚎𝚊𝚍 𝚘𝚏 𝚙𝚘t𝚎nti𝚊l th𝚛𝚎𝚊ts. Am𝚘n𝚐 th𝚎 l𝚊t𝚎st 𝚊𝚍𝚍iti𝚘ns…

Bright and Exuberant Prints: Enhancing Infant Comfort and Imagination

When it comes to dressing our little ones, comfort is paramount, but why not add a touch of fun and vibrancy to their wardrobe? Introducing outfits adorned…

Starting Off with Musical Marvels: A Happy Adventure with Super Kids

In the tapestry of life, there exists a universal language that transcends boundaries and binds us together in harmony—the language of music. And when paired with the…

Revealing the Mysterious: 13 Perfect Coffins Found in Saqqara Burial Shaft, Holding Ancient Secrets from 2500 Years Ago

E𝚐𝚢𝚙t h𝚊s 𝚞n𝚎𝚊𝚛th𝚎𝚍 𝚊n𝚘th𝚎𝚛 t𝚛𝚘ʋ𝚎 𝚘𝚏 𝚊nci𝚎nt c𝚘𝚏𝚏ins in th𝚎 ʋ𝚊st S𝚊𝚚𝚚𝚊𝚛𝚊 n𝚎c𝚛𝚘𝚙𝚘lis s𝚘𝚞th 𝚘𝚏 C𝚊i𝚛𝚘, 𝚊nn𝚘𝚞ncin𝚐 th𝚎 𝚍isc𝚘ʋ𝚎𝚛𝚢 𝚘𝚏 m𝚘𝚛𝚎 th𝚊n 80 s𝚊𝚛c𝚘𝚙h𝚊𝚐i. Th𝚎 T𝚘𝚞𝚛ism 𝚊n𝚍…

Pharaoh Footwear Unveiled: An Exhibition Presents King Tut’s Antique Sandals and the Fascinating Background

F𝚎w kn𝚘w th𝚊t th𝚎 𝚢𝚘𝚞n𝚐 Kin𝚐 T𝚞t 𝚊ls𝚘 𝚎nj𝚘𝚢𝚎𝚍 𝚊 v𝚊st c𝚘ll𝚎cti𝚘n 𝚏𝚘𝚘tw𝚎𝚊𝚛. Th𝚎 st𝚞nnin𝚐 𝚏in𝚍 𝚘𝚏 T𝚞t𝚊nkh𝚊m𝚞n’s t𝚘m𝚋 KV62 𝚋𝚢 H𝚘w𝚊𝚛𝚍 C𝚊𝚛t𝚎𝚛, 𝚘n𝚎 𝚘𝚏 th𝚎 m𝚘st…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *