The Death Process

Supporting the Death Process

supporting the death process

Question: My father is at the end of his life. I expect he will die before Christmas. He is not a devotee of Adi Da, but I am. How can I best serve my father at the moment of dying, if I can be with him, and the 3 days after his dying? My father…

Missing the Moment of Death

alone at death

Question: When my husband was dying, I spent as much time with him as I could. I didn’t want him to die alone and I promised him I would be there for him. But I left him for just half an hour and that’s when he died. I wasn’t there to hold his hand as…

What Actually Happens When We Die?

what happens when we die

Question: What happens when we die? What does the person who dies experience? Answer: Avatar Adi Da tells us that death is not an ending, but is a living process and a very profound transformation. He has also described death as a “benign psycho-physical process.” You will not know exactly what will follow your own…

The Etheric, Consciousness and Deeper Psyche in Death

etheric being and death

During our Death and Dying Webinar, the following two questions were asked. I wrote a response which I thinks answers both. Please refer to www.DeathAndDyingWebinar.org, both webinars, to hear more information related to this subject. 1. What is the difference between the etheric and the continuing consciousness? 2.  When my mother passed, her facial image…

Do Not Hold the Dying Person To This Life

Question: In the Checklist on Death and Dying you say, “Do not try to hold on to the dying person. It is fine to reminisce if the person chooses, but do not hold the person to this life, for example, with stories or family photos.” What about reading to them or giving them a massage?…