Is it permissible to be cremated if one does not have space for burial in a cemetery?

Source, please.

Note: Not related to recent events (ie coronavirus).

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    Go in the backyard and dig a grave. There’s no obligation to be buried in a cemetery, just to be in the ground.
    – DonielF
    Mar 30, 2020 at 21:11
  • @DonielF -- That is not legal in most jurisdictions. Mar 30, 2020 at 23:10
  • @Maurice OP doesn’t say anything about Dina d’malchusa in this question.
    – DonielF
    Mar 31, 2020 at 1:05
  • Just push the bones over and squeeze someone else in like they used to do in the kuchin.
    – user6591
    Mar 31, 2020 at 2:15


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