Ruling on carrying a corpse while reciting the verses of Al-Burdah

Question: What is the ruling in a funeral on carrying a bier and reciting the Al-Burdah poem, written by Al-Busyree, and eating food prepared by the bereaved family?

Answer: Reciting the Al-Burdah poem or anything else, whether it is from the Qur’aan or Nashid (Islamic songs), during a funeral procession is Bid`ah (a rejected innovation in religion). This is forbidden, due to the narration in which the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said… read more here.

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