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It is incumbent upon you to be bound to the lawful, and excel in goodness to your family, and be in remembrance of Allah at all times.'

Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib [as]
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 6131

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Question : #515 Category: Death Issues
Subject: Rules of seeing the grave
Question: Are we in Islam allowed to put flowers with the burial and on top of the grave?
Answer: Salam.

This is permissible and encouraged as reminds the loved ones to visit the cemetery more frequently and promotes the legacy and memories of the deceased.
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Salamualikum

if it is allowed, pls quote hadith.(*)
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Imam Ali (AS) said, "Visit [the graves of] your deceased ones for indeed they rejoice at your visit. One should ask for ones requests at the graves of ones father and mother after praying for them."
al-Khisal, p. 618, no. 10


Imam al-Sadiq (AS) was once asked by Dawud al-Raqqi, "Is there any benefit in standing at the grave of ones father, relative or even someone unrelated?"
Imam (AS) replied, "Yes, verily they receive it [the visit] as one would receive a gift, and it makes them happy."
Bihar al-Anwar, v. 102, p. 296, no. 6

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