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Meditations to make passing more peaceful

Creating videos or taped meditations

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Have Videos and meditations tapes available that guide people in a religious and non-religious way. These could be related to making peace with the mistakes in your life, confessions and other themes. Some could be interactive, where other patients, personnel or family members take part. This is so people can die in a more peaceful manner and let go of guilt or other issues before they go. These meditations should be full of compassion and peace themed messages. Meditations of people relating near death experiences may also be helpful if geared toward the person listening. Meditations of gratitude for what a person contributed to this life may also be helpful .

I really think that many people would like to let go of secrets and other information and it would be great if they had someone to tell and possibly either help them to have the courage to "make amends" or even just a place to leave information in case someone comes looking for it, for instance a child who was put up for adoption. 

Ceremonies can be created also and volunteers or family members or friends may participate to help the dying person let go of old fears, unresolved issues or whatever. This may bring more peace not only to the dying but others who witness it.

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Hi Cheryl, interesting post! Any chance you could find an image to go along with it? Images help grab attention and tell a story. You should be able to use the Edit Contribution button on the top of your post and follow the instructions to add images from there. Looking forward to seeing more of your inspiring insights on OpenIDEO.

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Thank you, A picture would be great. I tried to add one but it didn't work out as well as I wanted it too!

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