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Photos: 12th Annual Lantern Festival

The Forest Hills Cemetery hosted their 12th Annual Lantern Festival -- a ceremony of remembrance inspired by Buddhist rituals -- on July 15, 2010.
Scenes from the 12th Annual Lantern Festival at Forest Hills Cemetery
By REYNOLDS AVLON  |  July 23, 2010
Forest Hills Cemetery’s Lantern Festival 2009

Forest Hills Cemetery’s Lantern Festival 2009


Forest Hills Cemetery’s annual Lantern Festival draws inspiration from Japan’s Buddhist Bon Festival, which started with a priest rescuing his mother’s soul from the Realm...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 08, 2009
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Dead Alive

There's something surreal about following a trail of flickering lanterns into serene Forest Hills Cemetery, only to be greeted by a roaring bonfire, a gaudily shrouded ziggurat, and skull-masked children dancing in the twilight.
La Piñata bring the Day of the Dead to Forest Hills Cemetery
By SHAULA CLARK  |  November 04, 2008
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Everybody get together

The 808 Gallery is a BIG space to fill.
‘Boston Young Contemporaries’ at 808 Gallery, ‘Big Bugs’ at Garden in the Woods, and the 10th Annual Lantern Festival at Forest Hills Cemetery
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  July 08, 2008