More and more Jews are choosing cremation rather than burial. Some of the reasons cited include environmentalism, discomfort with decomposition, and finances.
Bestselling author, Doron Kornbluth spent over three years studying the subject, speaking with experts, consulting environmentalists, reading industry reports and academic studies, and examining both the realities on the ground and the philosophies behind burial and cremation.
In this talk, Doron will analyze the reasons people choose cremation, pointing out many myths and misconceptions along the way, and explaining why throughout history Judaism and Jews have insisted on burial. Participants will gain insight, knowledge, and understanding of this all-important issue.