222. The reason due to which the incense is not to be burnt upon the shrouds, nor is the perfume to be applied upon the dead

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أبي رحمه الله قال: حدثنا سعد بن عبد الله عن محمد بن عيسى بن عبيد عن القاسم بن يحيى عن جده الحسين بن راشد عن أبي بصير عن أبي عبد الله (ع) قال: حدثني أبي عن جده عن آبائه عليهم السلام ان أمير المؤمنين (ع) قال: لا تجمروا الاكفان ولا تمسحوا أمواتكم بالطيب إلا الكافور فان الميت بمنزلة المحرم.

1. My father said, ‘Sa’ad Bin Abdullah narrated to us, from Muhammad Bin Isa Bin Ubeyd, from Al Qasim Bin Yahya, from his grandfather Al Husayn Bin Rashid, from Abu Baseer, Abu Abdullah (a.s.) has said: ‘My (a.s.) father (a.s.) narrated to me (a.s.), from his (a.s.) forefathers (a.s.) that Amir Al-Momineen (a.s.) said: ‘Do not burn incense upon the shrouds nor wipe your dead ones with the perfume except for the camphor, for the dead are at the status of the one in Ihraam’.