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Rituals and customs from around the globe. 

03:00 AM
"The Third Sex"  Gender, sex and sexuality can be interpreted as cultural or genetic.  (Repeat) NGC
04:00 AM
"Ritualized"  Examining different rituals around the world.  (Repeat) NGC
05:00 AM
"After Death"  Cultural dealings with dead bodies.  (Repeat) NGC

Rituals and customs accepted in one culture may be thought of as downright bizarre in another. ``Taboo'' delves into that dichotomy, taking viewers across cultural borders to explore traditional beliefs and deliberate lifestyle choices, ranging from body modification and gender decisions to nudity and spiritual quests that test the limits of the human body.

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.