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The Stupa: a high rise for generations of human remains

It’s easy to look past the colourful monuments that surround the large, majestic and eye-catching temples of south-east Asia. In size and elegance, there’s no comparison. 553 more words

Funeral Buddies

My Dad was nearly 93 when he died recently.

It was not unexpected given the combination that he was very old and was suffering from a brain tumour as well. 1,282 more words

Personal

រុំស្នពឲ្យបុគ្គល

បុគ្គល ជាពាក្យហៅសំដៅលើខ្មោច។ ជាទម្លាប់ បុណ្យខ្មោចរបស់អ្នកសៀមរាបមាន២ដំណាក់កាលគឺ បញ្ចុះ ហើយចម្រើនភ្លើង។ នៅពេលចម្រើនភ្លើង គេធ្វើមេរុធំមួយ ជួនកាល គេហៅសាលាមុខដាច់ ឬភ្នំយោង។

មុនចម្រើនភ្លើងនោះ ក្រុមគ្រួសារគាស់ខ្មោចដែលសល់តែឆ្អឹងនោះមកទុកនៅចុងឈើ ឬទីឆ្ងាយពីភូមិដ្ឋាន គេហៅពេលនេះថា លួចសព។ បន្ទាប់មក គេយកក្រណាត់សរុំខ្មោចនោះ (ស្នព)។ តែខ្មោចខ្លះដែលពុំមានសល់ឆ្អឹង ឬខ្មោចខ្លះដែលស្លាប់តាំងពីសម័យខ្មែរក្រហម ហើយមិនដឹងឆ្អឺងនោះនៅទីណា គេយកធូបរៀបជាបាច់ធ្វើឲ្យដូចរាងមនុស្ស។ ពិសេស គេយកលលាដ៏ដូងមកសន្មត់ថា ក្បាល។ យើងគួរពិចារណាថា ឆ្អឹងក្បាលមនុស្សក៏ហៅ លលាដ៏ដូចផ្លែដូងដែរ។ អំណិះតទៅ អាចារ្យធ្វើកិច្ចថា ឆ្អឹងទាំងនេះជារបស់បុគ្គលឈ្មោះ ក ឬខ។

ប្រពៃណីតែងខុសពីតំបន់មួយទៅមួយ។ ករណីបែបនេះ នៅភូមិខ្លះ អាចារ្យគូររូបលើក្រណាត់សជាតំណាង ឬយកធ្យូងសន្មត។ ចំណែកនៅខាងត្បូងសៀមរាប គេយកធូប ដូចឃើញក្នុងរូប។

Culture

Frequently Asked Questions About Green Burial

Have questions about green burial? Thanks to our friends at the Green Burial Association of Maryland (GBAM), we have some answers and steps you can take to support green burial! 370 more words

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You're always with us, so its not really goodbye.

On wednesday we visited the people handling Lilys service. We went to drop off a tiny bunny teddy and some photos we had writte messages on. 458 more words

Dads Perspective

Newlywed who ‘died’ was likely cremated while she was still alive

A newly married woman was burned alive in a funeral pyre after doctors mistakenly thought she died from a lung infection, it has been claimed. 310 more words

News

Unfamiliar

The three of them storm into the office a little after 4:00 in the afternoon. A gust of wind slams the door behind them, and they all but cower under the fluorescent lights. 532 more words

Death