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Suicidal women in China put into early grave to appreciate life

A woman who once attempted suicide hopes to uplift other depressed women – by sending them to the grave.

Liu Taijie, 30, forces the women to lie in a shallow, open cemetery plot so they contemplate their lives and imagine a world without them in it.

The idea is for them to learn to appreciate life — and that suicide isn’t worth it, according to People’s Daily China.

Taijie came up with the morbid workshop after picking her own self up from rock bottom.

“I was abandoned by my husband, I was despised by my family. I was deceived by a pyramid selling scam and I wanted to die,” she said. “Tears are useless and death cannot solve problems. I want to change and use my experience to help women so I created this ‘grave classroom.’”

Read more at the New York Post.