Maliks Muwatta Book 016, Hadith Number 012.

Section : The Prohibition Against Following the Bier with a Burning Torch.

Yahya related to me from Malik from Hisham ibn Urwa that Asma bint Abi Bakr said to her family, "Perfume my clothes with incense when I die and then embalm me. Do not put any of the embalming substance on my shroud, and do not follow me with a burning torch."