Dozens of people of all ages attended the Shukatsu festival in Tokyo on Saturday, where they learnt how to prepare for their deaths. The festival included various events and workshops, where visitors learnt what happens to the deceased after death, but also how to prepare the body of a person that has passed away. «It is important to think beforehand what the after-death is like, or what will... Еще happen to the people you left when you passed away,» said China Tachibana from the Sales & planning department at TOMONI. Tachibana added that the number of young people attending the festival is ever increasing. Shukatsu means 'Preparing for one's end' in Japanese, and is held nationwide on the December 16.