The Final Goodbye: Diverse Ways Cultures Across The World Perform Funeral Rites

Posted on September 26, 2015 in Culture-Vulture, Society

By YKA Staff:

Globalisation has led to increased mobility across borders. 2010 data suggests that India plays host to more than 2 lakh expatriates and the number keeps increasing.

India is also the largest contributor to expat population worldwide. Whether it’s people of other nationalities coming to India or Indians going abroad, having knowledge about the country’s culture is always a plus and a large part of a country’s tradition and culture is the religion it follows, in which funeral rites figure prominently.

This visual will be a guide for all those who are culturally uninitiated.