Glossary

Cremation
Type of termDefinition
TermCremation
Alternative Termscremate, cremating, cremated
Replaced with-
Short Description-
Long Description

The process of burning a dead body until it is reduced to ashes. Public cremation using funeral pyres is fairly widespread in present-day India.

Term Language-
http://www.jainpedia.org/resources/glossary.html?cHash=455883f37dc2e3564c9d7683312c172d&tx_contagged%5Bsource%5D=default&tx_contagged%5Buid%5D=516 - All text is © JAINpedia / Institute of Jainology 2017 under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 licence The Jain universe online at www.jainpedia.org

Unless images are explicitly stated as either public domain or licensed under a Creative Commons licence, all images are copyrighted. See individual images for details of copyright.