Aghori Sadhus: an Indian holy man using a human skull for a religious ritauls

5 curious, religious and macabre things to do with a human skull

Skulls are fascinating and repelling, dead yet alive with those large eye sockets filled with shadow and that endless rictus grin. The skull has different talismanic meanings across all cultures, and the power to make a serious statement. Here are five curious and often macabre uses of a human skull.