Episode 7: A Good Burial
Learn more about Jewish burial customs as members of the Queens Chevra Kadisha – an organization of Jewish men and women who prepare the bodies of deceased Jews for burial according to Jewish tradition – prepare a body for burial in a local funeral home. Then visit Ed Bixby’s green burial cemetery and nature preserve and learn more about the growing trend of green funerals and how they cross over with Jewish traditions.
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This series was made possible by UJA-Federation of New York with additional thanks to MJHS Health System and What Matters: Caring Conversations About End of Life.