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The Homestead Temple features a fireplace to pull paper money, sheet by sheet, out of a person's hand and in to the fire. Symbolic paper money (instead of real money) is used. Burning the money ensures that relatives that have
passed have money to spend. See it on video: (806kb)
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Heng Chuen, Taiwan; Jan 8, 2005
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