How the funeral services of the most popular non-Christian faiths in the UK are organised.
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- Islamic funerals
How an Islamic funeral is organised and the customs that are followed to ensure that death is not the end of the believer's existence and that they will have eternal life.
- Baha'i funerals
For Baha'i followers when someone dies the soul is freed from the body and the physical world, and begins a spiritual journey during which it is reunited with God.
- Buddhist funerals
Buddhist funerals have an atmosphere of joyful remembrance as well as sadness.
- Hindu funerals
Suzi Lewis-Barned explains what is entailed in a funeral for those belonging to the Hindu faith.
- Interfaith funerals
Rev Akasha Lonsdale describes an interfaith funeral and the circumstances where such an event is appropriate.
- Jewish funerals
A detailed description of the rules and arrangements for a Jewish funeral.
- Sikh funerals
The arrangements for a Sikh funeral. Sikhs believe in reincarnation and that death is merely the progression of the soul on its journey from God, through the universe and back to God. Grieving is...
- Spiritualist funerals
A spiritualist funeral recognises that the death of the physical body is merely the shedding of a mortal garment that has served its purpose.
- Organising a DIY religious funeral
With good forward planning and attention to detail, it is possible to organise and carry out a funeral without using professional services. But it is not something to be taken lightly.