Why Cremation better than Burial in Hinduism (Why Antya sanskar is better than Shava sanskar)

Why Cremation better than Burial in Hinduism (Why Antya sanskar is better than Shava sanskar)

Why Cremation better than Burial in Hinduism (Why Antya sanskar is better than Shava sanskar) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! First of all we should all remember is that the ultimate truth is 'deha tyagam' (aatma / soul leaving the body - death). Anyone who has taken birth, has to make his 'deha' (body) 'tyagam' (leave the body) one or the other day. Few people do the 'deha tyagam' (aatma / soul leaving the body) little early, whereas few people leave it little late. But it is 100% we have leave our body and have to merge into pancha bhootas one or the ultimate day. Thus let us now understand the importance of doing antya sanskar (cremation) and why antya sanskar (cremation) is best compared to shava sanskar (burial). As per the Aadi-Hindu sampradaayam Antya sanskar (cremation) is the best way of joining the mruta-deham (dead body) with Panchabhootam (five elements, i.e., Bhoomi-Earth, Jalam-water, Vaayu-Air,...
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