Stephen Jenkinson – The Meaning of Death

For 5 years Stephen Jenkins headed the counseling team of Canada’s largest home based palliative care programmme. Working with hundreds of dying people an d their families he found a “wretched anxiety” at the end of life. Orphan Wisdom – Stephen Jenkinson is a teacher, author, storyteller, spiritual activist, ceremonialist and founder of the Orphan Wisdom School, a teaching house … Lees meer

most common regrets of the dying

Regrets of dying A nurse has recorded the most common regrets of the dying, and among the top ones is ‘I wish I hadn’t worked so hard’. What would your biggest regret be if this was your last day of life? There was no mention of more sex or bungee jumps. A palliative nurse who has counselled the dying in … Lees meer

Pim van Lommel – Eindeloos bewustzijn

In 2001 publiceerde cardioloog Pim van Lommel in het gerenommeerde medische tijdschrift The Lancet over zijn onderzoek naar bijna-dood ervaringen. Het ging om een onderzoek bij 344 Nederlandse patiënten die een hartstilstand in het ziekenhuis hadden overleefd. Van hen bleken 62 een bijna-dood ervaringen te hebben meegemaakt. Van Lommels artikel was wereldnieuws. Sindsdien kunnen we niet meer om het verschijnsel … Lees meer

Carl Jung speaks about Death

death, that unproblematical ending of individual existence “I have often been asked what I believe about death, that unproblematical ending of individual existence. Death is known to us simply as the end. It is the period, often placed before the close of the sentence and followed only by memories of aftereffects in others. For the person concerned, however, the sand … Lees meer