Dead Person

Some articles on dead person, dead:

Inuit Grammar - Non-specific Verbs - Objects
... the verb taku- - to see - and inuviniq - dead person Singular Inuvinirmik takujunga I see a dead person ... Dual Inuviniirnik takujunga I see two dead people ... Plural Inuvinirnik takujunga I see dead people ...
Antyesti - History - Process - Cremation
... is prepared, on which the corpse is laid with its feet facing southwards this is so the dead person can walk in the direction of the dead ... During this mourning period the family of the dead are bound by many rules and regulations of ritual impurity ... Hindu funeral rites, and its objective is to facilitate the migration of the soul of the dead person from the status of a preta (ghost or spirit) to the abode of the ancestors (Pitrs) ...
Pocong
... is an Indonesian/Malaysian ghost that is said to be the soul of a dead person trapped in its shroud ... length of cloth used in Muslim burials to wrap the body of the dead person ... The dead body is covered in white fabric tied over the head, under the feet, and on the neck ...

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