Sea burials now being used as an alternative resting place

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The traditional cemeteries, filled with individual tombs that are swept during the Qing ming Festival, are now near the limit of their capacity. Because of this, more sustainable alternatives are emerging – like burials at sea. CCTV’s Guan Yang filed this report.

Sea burials now being used as an alternative resting place

Sea burials now being used as an alternative resting place

The traditional cemeteries, filled with individual tombs that are swept during the Qing Ming ( Tomb Sweeping Day) Festival, are now near the limit of their capacity. Because of this, more sustainable alternatives are emerging - like burials at sea. CCTV's Guan Yang filed this report.