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49 days after Lolabelle’s death

http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/laurie-anderson-exhibition-forty-nine-days-in-the-bardo-opens–philadelphia-fabric-museum-anderson-perform-2011-09-29 

Laurie wrote to me on her birthday. She had realized that Lola had died 49 days before her birthday.

According to Buddhism rebirth takes place 49 days after death. How did Lolabelle figure that out?

One of the pieces of art: a violin made from Lola’s ashes and mud.

Lolabelle

 

 

  1. Elisabeth, this is wonderful! I love it! Lolabelle did great! Thank you for sharing this. 🙂
    Kendra

    Comment by Kendra Smith on December 27, 2010 at 2:54 am
  2. Thank you so much for taking the time to comment
    Lolabelle had a good time that night.
    e

    Comment by Elisabeth Weiss on December 27, 2010 at 8:41 am