But as the time changes, most methods tend to get old and inefficient, sometimes even harmful. With new age technologies, an Italian firm, Capsula Mundi, has created alternative burial method.
These burial pods are the new generation coffins, made of biodegradable starch-plastic and are egg shaped.
They convert the deceased into the tree of their choice. It's an everlasting memorial and beautiful too.
And appreciated by many, only that it is still under legal scrutiny as Italian laws don't permit natural burial.