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    Discussion in 'Setting Development' started by mbinks89, Jun 17, 2013.

    I have an Islamic city and a little boy dies and they want to bury him.

    The city however is starving, very poor, and with practically no resources (so forget tombstones and things like that)

    I want to know if there are any rites involved with burial, and what Koranic verses would go on a tombstone. My Muslim friend told me Muslims don't bury people in coffins too. Any general info about Muslim burials and how they differ from Christian ones would be helpful, thanks
     
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    There's a whole wiki page on the subject....

    Islamic Funeral
     
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    Oh wow. I tried google but got nothing. Guess I didn't look hard enough. Thanks
     
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    From the ones I've seen in Afghanistan the body is wrapped in cloth and carried by a very large progression to the burial site. The body is also buried facing toward Mecca. Typically the grave is marked with a flag and some stacked stones. The people here are also largely poor and starving. As for what's said at the funeral, I have no idea.
     

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