Sand Waterfall Funeral

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Sand Waterfall Funeral [1]
Sand Waterfall Funeral
Kanji 砂瀑送葬
Rōmaji Sabaku Sōsō
Literal English Sand Waterfall Funeral
Viz manga Imploding Sand Funeral
English TV Sand Burial
Manga Chapter #59
Anime Naruto Episode #34
Game Naruto: Ultimate Ninja
Appears in Anime, Manga and Game
Classification Ninjutsu
Class Offensive
Range Short to Mid range
Derived jutsu
Sand Waterfall Imperial Funeral

After wrapping an opponent with sand with either Sand Binding Coffin or Sand Drizzle, Gaara will cause the sand to implode and crush whatever is within it. According to Gaara, when used to kill a person, the death is so quick that there isn't even time for the victim to feel any pain. The pressure also produces a sizeable fountain of blood. Gaara can control the pressure used in the attack, which allows him to either break bones or completely liquefy an opponent.


  • Using a pun common to Gaara and his techniques, "sand waterfall" (砂瀑, sabaku) is pronounced the same as the Japanese word for "desert" (砂漠).
  • Nagare at some point saw Gaara use this technique and copied it, creating the Assimilation: Sand Waterfall Funeral technique.


  1. First Databook, page 187

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