5 main advantages of pre-planning

5 main advantages of pre-planning

5 main advantages of pre-planning for yourself  You assume financial responsibility of your own funeral When the unthinkable happens, the financial responsibility of your last rites now falls on your family. The average funeral is priced upward of RM20,000 excluding...
Why make offerings of light?

Why make offerings of light?

Why make offerings of light? In its most basic context, the act of making an offering in Buddhist tradition enables one to practice generosity in giving, to express gratitude and respect, and to contemplate on the life sustaining law of interdependence. In Buddhist...
The Feng Shui principles behind Sheng Ji

The Feng Shui principles behind Sheng Ji

The Feng Shui principles behind Sheng Ji For the benefit of the layperson, the metaphysical art of Feng Shui can basically be divided into two; namely Yin House Feng Shui and Yang House Feng Shui. In a nutshell, Yin House Feng Shui is the practice of geomancy for the...
Ancestral Tablets

Ancestral Tablets

The significance of ancestral tablets Ancestor worship is a practice that occupies a supreme role in the religious and social life of Chinese society. Deeply rooted in the all-important virtue of filial piety, much of its associated rites have remained unchanged since...
The difference between columbarium and mausoleum

The difference between columbarium and mausoleum

The difference between columbarium and mausoleum The words columbarium and mausoleum are sometimes used interchangeably but both terms actually refer to very distinct memorial structures. The mausoleum (or mausolea in plural) has always been associated with the...