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Originally a fertility symbol, he became the sacred bull, or the 'Ba' of the creator god Ptah at the cult center of Memphis. The Apis was linked to Pharaoh as the divine manifestation of a god and the bulls became important enough to have a grand burial at...
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Burial Allowances - Veterans Benefits Administration
VA burial allowances are flat-rate monetary benefits that are generally paid at the ... authorized by law for an eligible Veteran's burial and funeral costs. A VA ...
Arranging Burial in a National Cemetery
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
What is green burial? - Funeral Consumers Alliance
Only then can a burial truly be “ashes to ashes, dust to dust,” a phrase so often used when we bury our dead. Why choose green burial? Green burials are not ...
Burials Assistance factsheet - Queensland Courts
Apriaaaal 2014. Burials Assistance. What is burials assistance?
Green Burials & Home Funerals - Glendale Memorial Nature Preserve
A typical, no-frills funeral and burial in the United States costs from $6,000 to. $10,000, and uses formaldehyde in em- balming, and non-degradable steel ...

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Vertical burials not the solution to Auckland's cemetery woes
That means the council will need to use cemetery land more efficiently, with an extra 60,000 burial plots needed over the next 30 years. But vertical burials may not be the solution, according to Auckland Cemeteries manager Catherine Moore.
Ancient burials at Lake Baikal in Siberia show dogs were 'treated like humans'
Robert Losey, of the University of Alberta, unearthed the doggy remains near the world's deepest freshwater lake and is an expert on the relationship between canines and humans.
Search for a burials site is 'a priority'
A cemetery between Oxford and the village of Horspath is still 'a possibility', according to a senior city councillor leading the search for a new site.
The government should see to the burials of prisoners who died in the fire at
Good sense must prevail in handling the burial of those who perished by fire during the recent Camp Street prison events.
Green Burials Bring Awareness to Environmental Concerns

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