Death The Final Stage Of Growth - Ours is a death-denying society. But death is inevitable, and we must face the question of how to deal with it. Coming to terms with our own finiteness helps us discover life's true meaning...
In Life After Death, Dr. Deepak Chopra, the world-famous pioneer in the field of mind-body medicine, addresses one of the fundamental questions of existence. Drawing upon personal experience, the wisdom of ancient Vedic philosophy and state-of-the-art particle physics, Chopra helps us overcome our fears about dying and to consider the fantastic possibilities that may await us in the afterlife...
First published in 1975 this classic book about living after bodily death remains a worldwide bestseller. Fascinating and eminently readable it is a groundbreaking study of more than 100 people who have experienced clinical 'death' and survived...
In Dream New Dreams, Jai Pausch shares her own story for the first time: her emotional journey from wife and mother to full-time caregiver, shuttling between her three young children and Randy's bedside as he sought treatment far from home; and then to widow and single parent, fighting to preserve a sense of stability for her family, while coping with her own grief and the challenges of running a household without a partner. Jai paints a vivid, honest portrait of a vital, challenging relationshi..
The "theater of death" confronts us everywhere: in the newspaper, by the roadside, with the loss of a family member - and most personally as we face our own aging. And yet, how many of us see through life's passing show to learn what death can teach us about how to live? In this engaging book, Eknath Easwaran shows how we can learn from death - and what we can do now to fully understand life's last great change. ..
With his unique blend of stories, exquisite analogies and guided meditations, Thich Nhat Hanh shows how it is possible to live every day without being afraid of what will happen when we die. By bringing peace of mind to a difficult subject, the world respected Buddhist monk, activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, explains how a close examination of who we are and how we live can help us conquer our fears and so live a freer and happier life.
The Light Beyond\' is based on more than a thousand case studies of adults and children who clinically reached the point of death and survived, as well as amazing new research. It shows the many striking similarities shared by all near-death experiences, and uncovers secrets and opens the doors to a powerful message of love from the frontier between life and death. \n\nRaymond Moody\'s research throws new light on the following topics:\n--how recent findings in medicine, psychiatry and sociology..
The beautiful parable of the water bugs and the dragonfly, written by an anonymous author, has often been a source of comfort and inspiration to those who have suffered the loss of a loved one. The dragonfly stands as a symbol of transformation and the different stages of life, a reminder that there is more to the world than our current perception allows. In Wishes for the Grieving and Healing Heart, author Tricia La Voice expands upon this metaphor and uses her own personal experiences to deliv..
All of us die, and most of us are called upon to support loved ones or friends in dying or in grieving a death. We wonder about the nature of this universal phenomenon. Is dying only an uninvited tragedy or can it also be seen as a sacred passage? Can the end of one's life journey be a time of completion and even growth?..
In this fascinating book, M.V. Kamath helps to answer the most crucial question of existence: "What is the meaning of death?" Drawing from the wisdom of major religions and cultures of the East and West, Karnath presents a clear, highly informative study on the experience of Life and Death. Included are the thoughts and reflections of 55 famous men and women during their experience of dying. Among them are Henry David Thoreau, Socrates, Madame Curie, WB. Yeats, Queen Elizabeth I, Swami..
Ancient texts reveal that Jesus spent seventeen years in the Orient. They say that from age 13 to age 29 he was both student and teacher. The events of his pilgrimage from Jerusalem to India were recorded by Buddhist historians. To this day he is known and loved throughout the East as Saint Issa.
For the first time Elizabeth Clare Prophet brings together the testimony of four eyewitnesses of these remarkable documents. With the thoroughness of a determined disciple turned detective she tells th..
One Palm Sunday, Echo Bodine prayed to be granted a better understanding of worlds beyond this one, and three days later she found herself on an amazing voyage. Leaving her body behind, she traveled through life, death, and then beyond in a breathtaking vision of what awaits us all after this life...
Janis Amatuzio, MD, is a recognized authority in forensic medicine. She became a pathologist in part because it allowed her to help unravel the mystery of each person’s death. She found that by listening and talking to the loved ones of the deceased, she could offer them some sense of closure. In the course of her work, she has heard extraordinary stories from grieving family members, patients near death, police officers, and colleagues – stories of the spiritual and otherworldly experiences con..
The one thing that is at once most predictable and unpredictable about life is death. Yet, man lives, forgetting death as if he were immortal. Between these two - a visible manifestation of death and an innate sense of immortality - hangs the balance of life, a paradox which we do not easily understand...
What Happens When We Die The Journey After Life, is a journey into and beyond death, describing what occurs physically, energetically and spiritually while you are dying and what choices you face upon leaving your physical body. It also offers concrete ways to negotiate the soul's evolutionary path while alive.
Through this comprehensive primer on how we can ready ourselves for "the adventure we call death", Cyndi Dale offers a unique insight into the remarkable odyssey that awaits us..
Summary of 'Eat & Run - My Unlikely Journey To Ultramarathon Greatness' By Scott Jurek And Steve Friedman
'What a triumph - both Scott Jurek's life and this one-of-a-kind book. I've seen Scott in action as he defies unimaginable..
Summary of 'Start-Up Sutra What The Angels Wont Tell You About Business And Life' By Rohit Prasad
An entrepreneur is someone who stands up to the universe, to all that has come before, and says, I can know your essence, I will change your expr..
From the Backcover of 'Albert Einstein - A Biography' By Alice Calaprice
Albert Einstein was named 'Person of the Century' and remains one of the most famous scientists in, world history. But what was he really like, as a person?