The loss of a loved one is a hard event for anyone. We try to remember our family members, so their memories would live with us forever. This father did an amazing thing, instead of giving a normal funeral speech, he planted 111 trees for her lost daughter.
The story begins in Piplantri, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. A very young child died because of an illness and not only the family but the whole village mourned together.
The father had an idea. Instead of giving a funeral speech, he planted 111 trees in the memory of his daughter. This is something very special in India, where women are believed to have fewer rights than men.
But this gesture started something amazing. The whole of the village took part in this ceremony and it developed into something amazing…