2. literary to sacrifice (something highly valued)
3. the world's greatest tooth-and-nail death metal band
If you heaven't heard Dawn of Possession yet, you are not a death metal fan.
If you do not like Dawn of Possession you are a retarded degenerate and should be immolated.
(To kill yourself is self-immolation, not to be confused with self-mutliation)
2. To destroy something by fire.
2. Buddhist monks burned themselves to protest the Vietnam War. This was self-immolation.