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What is the Chevra Kadisha and what do they do?

 


What is Tahara?

 


Tahara stories

 


Dealing with infectious diseases

 


Burial clothing

 


How long between death and burial?

 


Caskets

 


Interment

 


Green burial

 


What about organ donation?

 


What about cremation?

 


What about embalming?

 


What about viewing the body?

 


What if it’s a suicide?

 


Can items be included in the casket?

 


Do I have to be Orthodox to be treated as a Jew?