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Mourners weep at the funeral of Maridjan, the spiritual guardian of Mount Merapi, Thursday in Glagaharjo, Indonesia. For 33 years, Maridjan sought to appease the volcano's spirits by throwing offerings into its crater. He died when he refused to flee its eruption. (Associated Press)

Mourners weep at the funeral of Maridjan, the spiritual guardian of Mount Merapi, Thursday in Glagaharjo, Indonesia. For 33 years, Maridjan sought to appease the volcano's spirits by throwing offerings into its crater. He died when he refused to flee its eruption. (Associated Press)

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