People choose cremation instead of burial mainly due to it being simple, does not use a lot of resources and ashes are kept in an urn and can be transported home, kept, or scattered according to the deceased’s wishes.
Traditional, memorial and direct cremations are the three main types. The cost, planning, and timeline are where the main differences lie.
Cremation using flames is the process of cremating the remains of the deceased by using fire as a tool to reduce the body to ashes
Islam is arguably the religion in the world that opposes cremation the most.
Technically a funeral is conducted before cremating the body.