Land Burial

  • Sadhus say rivers too polluted, want land burial January 20, 2013

    Allahabad: Concerned over rising river pollution, sadhus of various orders are now seeking departure from tradition as they want adequate land to bury their dead instead of the practice of 'Jal Samadhi' (water burial) which has led to environmental concerns. Swami Hari Giri, who is a Mahamandaleshwar of prominent Juna Akhara,...