The species, age and location of a tree in the forest determines the price of leasing an EcoEternity Forest Tree. For instance, a 30-40 year old Family Reunion Tree or Friendship Tree starts at $4,500. The price is independent of the number of people lay to rest under the same tree. People who don’t want to lease their own tree can be part of a Community Tree from as low as $500.
I would consider ‘green burial’ for myself and a loved one. First, green burial is ecofriendly. The chemicals used in embalming are toxic and can be harmful to nature. In addition, the money that has been used to lease the trees is used in conservation of the forest. Secondly, it is cheaper having a green burial, relatives incur less expenses. In ‘green burial’, the body decomposes faster and can be a nourishment to nature surrounding us.
In general, reading and discussing about death has not changed my thinking about death, it is inevitable, in one way or another, and everyone will experience it or shall die. Death is a natural process and is not a taboo in any aspect. I have become more comfortable talking about death and have shared what I have learnt with close friends and family. The journey has been rough since it has rekindled some of the painful memories I had when I lost my grandfather three years ago. In a positive way, I have understood the idea of death, and the fact that I may lose some of the people I love in the future.
A I watched the videos, I realized that the body has many processes which are unique and a marvel to even the doctors. Life begins in the womb after conception, the fetus grows during pregnancy and after the baby is born, it grows, and ages through time till death. Conception is creation of life in the mother’s womb and several processes have to take place before this takes place. In the woman, ovulation, which is the fertile period in a woman should occur first. An egg is released from the ovaries. This is a process