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'Coffin therapy' to prepare for death

2 December 2012 Last updated at 04:15 GMT

A coffin producer in Ukraine has come up with a new way to help people get used to the idea of dying.

Stepan Piryanyk charges $25 (£15) for 15 minutes of "coffin therapy" - allowing customers to spend time lying in a coffin to get used to the sensation. He compares the process to confession.

But not everyone is embracing the idea.

Wendy Urquhart reports.