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Can you send cremation ashes in the post?

Royal Mail Policy on sending Ashes in the post You cannot send the whole amount of cremated human remains / cremation ashes in the post. You can however send up to 50g of ashes. The Post Office prohibits the full amount being sent either: nationally via Royal Mail and Parcelforce and internationally through Parcelforce Worldwide UK, which includes mail […]

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Nepal: Scattering cremation ashes 13 day ceremony

Nepal: Scattering Cremation Ashes in a 13-Day Ceremony The Nepali Congress has made the decision to scatter the ashes of their former Prime Minister, Krishna Prasad Bhattarai, across all thirteen districts of Nepal in a ritual lasting thirteen days. This act is part of a profound ceremonial practice. Krishna Prasad Bhattarai, a devout Hindu and […]

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Not allowed alongside fallen comrades…

Scattering Ashes at Battlefields: A Case from Vietnam Vietnam has turned down a request to scatter the ashes of General Marcel Bigeard, a highly decorated French war veteran, at the site of a pivotal battle that contributed to the end of French colonial rule. General Bigeard, who passed away last month, had expressed a desire […]

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Sir Edmund Hilary

  Sir Edmund Hillary, famously known as the first Westerner to conquer Mount Everest alongside Tenzing Norgay, desired a posthumous connection to the peak that had defined his legacy. Yet, despite his monumental achievements, his final wish to have half of his ashes scattered atop the mountain was not fulfilled. The Buddhist lamas, the spiritual […]

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