“A libation (Σπονδή spondee in Greek) is a ritual pouring of a drink as an offering to a god. It...Libation
“A Crucession, or Cross Procession (Russian: Крестный ход, Krestnyi khod), is a procession that...Crucession
“A memorial service (Greek: μνημόσυνον, mnemósynon, "memorial", or παραστάς, parastás, "wake...Memorial service (Orthodox)
“A pall (also called mortcloth) is a cloth which covers a coffin at funerals. The word comes from...Pall (funeral)
“The Absolution of the dead (or Absoute from the French) is a series of prayers for pardon that...Absolution of the dead
“Shroud usually refers to an item, such as a cloth, that covers or protects some other object...Shroud
“Ablution in religion is a prescribed washing of part or all of the body or of possessions, such...Ablution in Christianity
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- [+] Bereavement in Judaism (1 C, 5 P)
Pages in category "Death customs"
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