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Islamic funeral steps:

      • The body is buried as soon as possible after death and eyes of the deceased should be closed.

      • Washing the body and shrouding and wrapped in Kafan that is a white clean sheets.

      • The deceased is then transported to the site of the funeral prayers (salatul-janazah) where there is no bowing or prostration.

      • The deceased is then taken to the cemetery for burial (al-dafin)


      • The deceased is laid in the grave on right side facing towards Mecca. Also, Arms, and legs are stretched out in alignment with the body.

      • One person reads verses of the Koran, and the Imam presides over the service. 

      • After the body is buried, all guests go to the house of the family of the deceased and make condolences.

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