Representatives of the scientific world was informed that the climatic conditions of Japan are not suitable for mummification.
Despite such barriers, Japanese monks, including the sect of Shingon, were able to invent their own way to care into the eternal journey. Original elements to communification was diet, which lasted 1000 days. About it reports the edition Liga news Russia.
First mummy found in the condition of trance.
For the first time, similar ceremonies were held in sacred mountains in Yamagata Prefecture. According to preliminary estimates, in the period from 1081 to 1903 year is similar to the mummification was subject to the 17 monks.
The inventor of the technique was a monk, who in 835 year entered the state of deep meditation that many local inhabitants thought about the death of a priest. According to the founder of this direction Chisho of daishev, intended to rise after 6 million years.
In this state tried to get monk Sezin, however, some time later he was found dead in a secluded cave. After this bad experience, the monks began to impregnate the body with the poison bark toxicodendron. The first successful experience, which was recorded by the representatives of official science was the way of the monk of Bucky, managed to reach Nirvana in 1903. 58 years later, his body showed no signs of decomposition.