Religion: Hinduism

Elmore, M. 2015

‘Contemporary Hindu approaches to death: living with the dead’, in K. Garces-Foley, K. (ed.) Death and Religion in a Changing World, London: Routledge, 23-44.

Gupta, R. 2011

‘Death beliefs and practices from an Asian Indian American Hindu perspective’, Death Studies 35:3, 244-246.

Hadders, H. 2021

‘Hindu urn burial in Norway: an options for the future?’, Mortality, 28:1, 21-36.

Ramlakhan, P. 2020

‘The politics of death and mortuary ritual in Trinidadian Hinduism’, in C. Cann (ed.) Routledge Handbook of Death and the Afterlife, London: Routledge, 96-109.


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