2. To receive the blessing from a god, one must sacrifice an ear, so as to have the Gods listen.
3. The left arm is sewed to the torso for a week.
4. The name of the enemy that needs to be vanquished is tattooed on a piece of dried skin.
5. Giant leaves are smoked from a huge stone pipe.
6. Dragon egg (s) are smothered and boiled in gold or silver.
7. The wings of a giant bird are sewn to the back of a parishioner, they are then tossed off a cliff.
8. The teeth of enemies are collected, and then planted in the ground.
General picture weirdness: https://www.oldbookillustrations.com/illustrations/funeral-ceremony/