The sheets should then be folded over the body, first the right side and then the left side, until all three sheets have wrapped the body.
Generally, the mourning period lasts 40 days, but depending on the degree of religiousness of the family, the mourning period may be much shorter.
The remaining amount is for the coffin, hearse, bearers, and professional fees.
A funeral is also not an occasion to wear your shirt open and sans tie; sorry Richard.
We understand that families want to be able to give their loved one the very best of funerals but are sometimes working with limited funds.
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I read over some of the comments here; regarding cremation, ONE coffin and its contents being the deceased are cremated at one time.
To shroud the body, three large white sheets of inexpensive material should be laid on top of each other.
Interment After Salat al-Janazah has been recited, the body should be transported to the cemetery for burial.