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Reports of near death experiences

on the web in text format:

On the web to download as pdf

On the web in video format:

in book format:

  • Byrne Lorna: Angels in my hair The true story of a modern-day Irish mystic (2010 Century; 2010 Random House Children’s Books ISBN 978-0-09-955146-1)
  • Eadie Betty J.: Light at the end of life: report of an unusual near-death experience (1994 Droemer Knaur Verlag, new edition 2016 Publisher Knaur MensSana)
    Note: Also a very detailed description and worth reading.
  • Eben Alexander: Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife 2012
  • Malz Betty “My Glimps of Eternity”   Chosen Books 1989
    The author was clinically dead at the age of 27 after a long illness for 25 minutes in 1959 and impressively portrays her other-worldly religious experiences.
  • Moorjani Anita: Dying To Be Me: My Journey from Cancer, to Near Death, to True Healing. Hay House 2014
    Note: This very valuable book is the most detailed of a near death experience I know. The author comes from Hong Kong. She describes detailed considerations on the subject, why she was cured of a serious Lymphoma, and the relationship of many religions, who has met her as a born Hindu since her childhood.

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Studies of near-death experiences:

Note: page numbers refer to the German edition

  • K. Clark: “Clinical Interventions with Near-Death Experiencers” in B. Greyson and C.P. Flynn: The Near-Death Experience. Problems, Prospects, Perspectives. Charles C. Thomas 1984, S.242-55
  • Eben Alexander: Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife 2012
  • Ewald Günter: Ich war tot. Ein Naturwissenschaftler untersucht Nahtoderfahrungen. (I was dead. A scientist studied NDEs. German professor of mathematics, 1929-2015) Pattloch Augsburg 1999 ISBN-10: 3629008410
  • Lommel Van P., van wees R, Meyers V, eleven remote Edward I. (2001) “near-death experience in survivors of cardiac arrest: A prospective study in the Netherlands”, Lancet, 358(9298):2039–45 (return)
  • Lommel PIM van: Consciousness Beyond Life, The Science of the Near-Death Experience 2011 (return to “brain and consciousness”)
  • Long Jeffrey and Paul Perry: Evidence of the Afterlive. The Science of near-death experience. 2010 HarperOne, HarperCollins Publishers, NY, USA (NDERF study)
  • Raymond A. Moody: Life after Life. The Investigation of a Phenomenon – Survival of Bodily Death. HarperOne 1975
  • Melvin Morse, Paul Perry: Closer to the Light: Learning from the Near-Death Experiences of Children: Amazing Revelations of What It Feels Like to Die. Ivy Books 1991
  • Ring, K. (1980) Life at death. New York: Coward, McCann and Geoghegan
  • Ring, K. (1985) Heading Toward Omega. New York: Morrow
  • Ring Kenneth: Mindsight: near-death and out-of-body experiences in the blind (1999) original of the study
  • Ring, K. & Cooper, S. (1999) Mindsight: Near-death and out-of-body experiences in the blind. Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, William James Center for Consciousness Studies. 2008 iUniverse
  • Ring, K. & Valarino, E. (1998). Lessons from the Light. What we can learn from the Near-Death-Experience. Inside books, Plenum Press (Perseus), New York and London
  • Sabom, Michael B. (1982), Recollections of death. New York: Harper and Row
  • Sabom, Michael B. (1998), Light and death: one doctor’s fascination account of near-death experiences. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan

Literature on Astral Travels

Note: page numbers refer to the German edition

  • Buhlman William: Adventures Beyond the Body. Harper San Francisco 1996
  • Buhlman William: Adventures in the Afterlife. CreateSpace independent Publishing Platform 2013
  • Monroe Robert A.: Journeys out of the Body. Doubleday & Company 1971