This video presents an innovative way to bury your loved ones, is going viral on the internet. It introduces the concept of organic burial pods, an eco-friendly idea ‘to turn a graveyard of tombstones into a memorial’. Capsula Mundi, an Italian company came up with this alternative to coffins. The idea is to place a body in a fetal position, enclose it in a biodegradable burial capsule, which is then planted in the soil with a seed or tree.
Organic Burial Pods Will Turn Loved Ones Into Trees.
Posted by Be Inspired. Aspire. on Thursday, July 19, 2018
The seed is placed in an urn which stores ashes below a soil mix. In this Bios Urn, as it has been named, an embedded seed takes nourishment from the ashes as it grows into a tree.
"My grandma is an oak tree. She chose to do this because she preferred a tree to a tombstone. And when I visit the wood, I feel grandma is still with me." #lifeneverstops #greenburial #trees #DOWNLOAD the Capsula Mundi #brochure https://t.co/053RhVdBRN pic.twitter.com/AjfDvUnVAJ
— Capsula Mundi (@capsula_mundi) April 23, 2018