The Call of Yama
First Online: March 13, 2002
Page Last Updated: January 01, 2015
Lord Yama is the God of death in Hindu belief, and it is common to refer
to death as The Call of Yama.
In this section we explore death and last rites according to Hinduism.
pictures in this section were taken during the funeral of my father, K. L.
Kamat, and I have included my own experience of a Hindu
Topics on Death and End of Life
Pictures Depicting Death and Death Rituals
Hindu Samskaras -- A series of artcles on Hindu religious sacraments by Dr. Jyotsna Kamat, including their symbolism, rituals, and history.