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Is it true that when we be buried our head must point to the east?

Jesus is coming back from the east. Is it true that everybody buries people with their heads pointing to the east? I have heard this.

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Asked by Honda309 at 6:16 AM on Apr. 27, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • I have never heard of this. It has made me wonder about someone who has been cremated.

    Answer by PrttyMstng at 6:33 AM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • No, only some people do this.

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 7:47 AM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • I thought that was a Muslim thing.


    Answer by beeky at 8:04 AM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • When we ARE buried but at least you spelled it with right

    and no

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:42 AM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • I never really thought about it before. My dad is facing West if his head is by his headstone.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:58 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • never heard of it. dont think it will matter either .. we will rise when we rise.

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 2:34 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • Our spirit body is already home in heaven......... the only thing left in the grave is decomposing flesh. Huge misunderstanding of scripture.

    Answer by GMMOLLY at 2:57 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

  • Never heard of it

    Answer by hot-mama86 at 3:48 PM on Apr. 27, 2010

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