A woman whose ashes were stolen for a dead wedding ritual called a ghost marriage. Photo: thepaper.cn
A woman whose ashes were stolen for a dead wedding ritual called a ghost marriage. Photo: thepaper.cn

Chinese funeral home workers detained for stealing ashes of dead woman for superstitious ghost marriage ritual

  • Ghost marriage is a superstitious activity from ancient China where a dead man’s family finds a dead woman and bury the ashes or body of the woman with him
  • The dead woman was a live-streamer who committed suicide last month by drinking pesticide in front of her audience

Topic |   Crime in China
A woman whose ashes were stolen for a dead wedding ritual called a ghost marriage. Photo: thepaper.cn
A woman whose ashes were stolen for a dead wedding ritual called a ghost marriage. Photo: thepaper.cn
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