Our Soka Funeral Package cost $4,388 and is for funerals held at HDB void decks only. The Soka Funeral is usually less costly to stage because the setting is usually more in line with the minimalist trend of modern funerals.
The Soka Funeral differs from traditional Buddhist funerals in that:
- Soka members rather then Buddhist monk leads the chanting
- The deceased secular name rather than bestowed posthumous Buddhist name , is used on memorial tablet as well as in the funeral ceremony.
Here is a detailed breakdown of this popular package:
- A polished wood finish casket (with glass) and with choice of either light or dark wood colour (for basic package)
Collection and Preparation of the Body
- Collection the body from either home or hospital to our office
- Embalming of the body at our professional embalming theatre
- Cosmetology services inclusive of hair and makeup by our experienced morticians
- Dressing and casketing. Family to provide clothes for the deceased. Alternatively, you can get clothes from us but there will be additional charges
- Transporting the casket (with body) back to the HDB void deck for casket area setup
Funeral Day Arrangements
- Booking of cremation slots at Mandai Crematorium inclusive of cremation fees
- Glass hearse to transfer Casket to Mandai Crematorium for cremation.
- Pall bearer services
Casket Area Set Up
- White tentage setup, curtains and carpeted flooring at the casket area
- Surround canvas (2 piece)
- Soka funeral backdrop, decor and alter setup
Tables and Chairs for the Wake
- 10 round tables and 15 square ones
- 100 plastic chairs
Fans and General Lightings
- 2 large standing fans
- 4 small fans
- General lighting for the whole void deck wake area (inclusive of running of electrical wires)
Funeral Photo Setup
- 1 enlarged photo plus 6 passport sized ones
- Wooden photo frame to house the enlarged photo (size: 10 inches by 12 inches)
- 1 floral wreath to line the photo frame (size: 11 inches by 13 inches)
- Floral arrangements using fresh funeral flowers
- 1 air con coach to bring relatives and guest to Mandai Crematorium and back
- 1 register book for funeral donations recording purposes
- $4,388 for a 3 day funeral setup
- Food and drinks are not included and will be charged on an “amount consumed” basis
- Price quoted are for funerals held at HDB Void decks. Funerals held in homes or funeral parlour will require a customised quote with the price different due mainly to the differing tentage setup cost
- A more elaborate setup can be arranged but at a higher cost
Why Choose Our Soka Funeral Package?
We have been in the Singapore funeral services solutions trade for many years, helping many Singapore Soka families with their funeral arrangements. Hence, we have the hands-on experience and knowledge few in Singapore can match. This experience will come in handy as the Soka Funeral is very different from traditional Buddhist funerals in terms of rituals, form and setup. Having an experienced Funeral Services Director around who can offer advise and guidance is thus useful and to some families, even a necessity.
More importantly, our rates are reasonable and we do not resort to unfair or unethical practices just to get your business. We practice transparent pricing and even offer services on a “pay for what you consume only” basis. It is our professional approach that has helped us win over lots of happy clients as can be seen by the many testimonials we regularly receive. With Singapore Funeral Group Pte. Ltd., you are always in good hands when it comes to funeral services.
Learn More About Our Soka Funeral Package
To get more details about our Soka Funeral packages, simply chat with us over our funeral services hotline, +65 6817 4288. We have well trained Funeral Consultants on standby, 24 hours a day to take your call. They are familiar with the Soka Funeral setup and will be able to hear you out and offer useful advice, if necessary. Alternatively, you can also reach us using the contact form on this page. You will be surprise at the speed of our response.