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Greater Lansing Chevra Kadisha
Timeline for Jewish Traditions
in Death and Mourning

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When a death is anticipated:

Aninut—the period of time between the moment of death and the end of the funeral:

Shiva—the seven-day period following the funeral:

Shloshim—the 30-day period of less intense mourning:

Shanah—a year's time:

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