Designing Your Funeral | Ratterman Brothers, Inc. - Louisville, KY
There are two facets of the design process. First, we ask you to consider how you wish to honor and celebrate the life. When those important decisions are made, we’ll turn to the issue of how you wish...
Is it life after death? Exista viata dupa moarte?
Is it life after death? Exista viata dupa moarte?
A cancer survivor's experience in heaven
"To Heaven and Back" airs on December 1 at 7 pm EST on CNN.
Crossing Over: How Science Is Redefining Life and Death
Can death be reversible? And what are we learning about the gray zone between here and the other side?
4-Year-Old Talks to Deceased Dad After 9/11
A 4-year-old daughter told her mom she was talking to her dad, who had died in the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center. She gave names of others that worked with her dad as being part of the conve...
She Died of Pneumonia and visited Heaven - Yvonne Sklar
Put into a medically induced coma, she suffered multiple organ failure. She visited Heaven and got a message from Jesus for us. She was granted her life back...
Is there life after death? Some genes turn on after the body's demise, study finds
‘Is there life after death?’ is a question that has dominated human thinking since time immemorial. But now researchers have discovered that an animal’s genes can ‘live’ on for up to four days after i...
10 Amazing Near Death Experiences
Top 10 stories of people having supernatural experiences after dying and then coming back to life.
Funeral Planning
A story about the importance of being prepared for the inevitable.
Eben Alexander: A Neurosurgeon's Journey through the Afterlife
In this intimate and powerful re-examination of his best-selling book "Proof of Heaven," Dr. Alexander looks at the past two and a half years of his life spent in trying to reconcile his rich spiritua...
Fungi Funeral: Mushroom ‘Death Suit’ Offers Eco-Friendly Alternative To Caskets & Cremation
If you are looking for a radical new way to dispose of your body after death, look no further than mushrooms, says TED Fellow artist Jae Rhim Lee. Coming on the market this year, her “death suit” will...
The seven ways to have a near-death experience
Seeing a light and a tunnel may be the popular perception of death, but as Rachel Nuwer discovers, reports are emerging of many other strange experiences. It seems like the mental experience of death ...
‘Godfather’ theme for ‘King of Rome’: What happens when you cover lavish funeral of ‘mafia boss’?
It was a lavish funeral complete with a horse drawn carriage, a helicopter, and hundreds of tearful mourners. But when Italian journalists tried to cover the ceremony honoring alleged mafia boss Vitto...
Quantum Theory Proves That Consciousness Moves to Another Universe After Death
A book titled "Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the Nature of the Universe", published in the USA, has stirred up the Internet because of the notion that life does...
Harvard neurosurgeon confirms the afterlife exists
Do we have a soul? Is there life after death? Harvard neurosurgeon shares his personal experience...
Harvard Neurosurgeon Confirms The Afterlife Exists
Do we have a soul? Is there life after death?  The afterlife is something that has been experienced by countless people since recorded history who have returned to tell their tales, with the most note...
Religion and abortion
Many religious traditions have taken a stance on abortion, and these stances span a broad spectrum as highlighted below.
There is no single Buddhist view concerning abortion. Some traditional sou...
Afterlife
In philosophy, religion, mythology, and fiction, the afterlife (also referred to as life after death or the Hereafter) is the concept of a realm, or the realm itself (whether physical or transcendenta...
Afterlife - Wikipedia
Animal sacrifice
Animal sacrifice is the ritual killing and offering of an animal to appease or maintain favour with a deity. Such forms of sacrifice are practised within many religions around the world and have appea...
Animal sacrifice - Wikipedia
Religion and capital punishment
Most major world religions take varied positions on the morality of capital punishment. Religions are often based on a body of teachings, such as the Old Testament and the Qur'an, which contain many c...
Religion and capital punishment - Wikipedia
Cemetery
A cemetery or graveyard is a spatially defined area where the remains of dead people are buried or otherwise interred. The word cemetery (from Greek κοιμητήριον, "sleeping place") implies that the la...
Cemetery - Wikipedia
Dargah
A Dargah (Persian: درگاه‎ dargâh or درگه dargah) is a Sufi Islamic shrine built over the grave of a revered religious figure, often a Sufi saint or dervish. Local Muslims may visit a shrine to p...
Dargah - Wikipedia
Death deity
Deities associated with death take many different forms, depending on the specific culture and religion being referenced. Psychopomps, deities of the underworld, and resurrection deities are commonly ...
Death deity - Wikipedia
Funeral
A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, respecting, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and practices used by a culture to ...
Funeral - Wikipedia
Human sacrifice
Human sacrifice is the act of killing one or more human beings, usually as an offering to a deity, as part of a religious ritual. Its typology closely parallels the various practices of ritual slaught...
Human sacrifice - Wikipedia
Bereavement in Judaism
Bereavement in Judaism (Hebrew: אֲבֵלוּת, aveilut ; mourning) is a combination of minhag and mitzvah derived from Judaism's classical Torah and rabbinic texts. The details of observance ...
Bereavement in Judaism - Wikipedia