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Every ten years hundreds of people wearing white - a customary color for funerals and visiting temples – go to the cemetery, open the graves and clean the unclaimed bodies to offer them a proper burial.
Chinese soldiers buried 280 biodegradable urns during a collective eco-burial ceremony at the cemetery of Tianjin on Tuesday. The patented urns in China are designed to help protect the environment amid overcrowding in China’s cemeteries.
"The Lovers of Valdaro" - two teenagers found in eternal embrace years after death in Mantua, Italy - the very same city where Romeo was exiled and was told his Juliet was dead. Could these be a real-life Romeo and Juliet?
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Bangkok, Thailand: Banknotes are placed on unclaimed human remains removed from graves, during a Thai Chinese ceremony at the Mang Teung Sua Jung cemetery