In this episode we discuss:
- The history of the Jewish Funeral in America
- What happens from the time a Jewish person dies to the funeral
- What makes Jewish funerals different from Protestant funerals
What happens at the unveiling
Why Muslim bodies are prepared by volunteers
What happens in the preparation of Muslims for burial
What prayers are said at a funeral
Why there are no Quran passages on Islamic headstones
What is the history of the Jazz Funeral?
What to expect from the parade to the Repast
How did black communities band together to ensure their members received a proper funeral
What is the ettiquette of a Jazz Funeral?