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Are Jewish near-death experiences somehow unique? Hear several amazing stories of Jewish people’s accounts of their own NDEs.

Jewish Near-Death Experiences

Jewish Near-Death Experiences

Life After Life: Lesson 3

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Nomi Freeman is the daughter of the renowned Argentinian Kabbalist Professor Avraham Polichenco, of blessed memory. She is well known for her seminars on spirituality and Jewish mysticism. Mrs. Freeman has lectured extensively in Canada and abroad. Contact her here for lecture engagements.
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July 23, 2014
NDE
After studying thanatology and a tremendous amount of additional reading about NDE, I can only conclude that the experiences are very similar (regardless of religious affiliation).
However, the individuals "belief structure" helps guide them with comfort through the NDE.
Hopefully, this makes sense to those who read it.
M. Friedman
July 2, 2014
An NDE Connection to the Future
I am Jewish and experienced an NDE when my son was 6 years old. The NDE has something to do with a purpose for my son. As time passed, I then experienced the death of my 28 year old son. He was living in Israel when he died. Many of his friends kept going to an Orthodox Rabbi in Jerusalem to question why such a person dies. He was the kind of person that always helped people and brought joy into a room. Finally this Rabbi in Jerusalem went to a Chabad Center in Jerusalem. As he walked in an old Chassidic Rabbi grab his arm and said ,"your here about the boy,come we need to talk. And they did talk. He knew about me, my son's father and everything about my son. We were told that my son had reach the highest level in heaven. And he was the Rabbi's mentor and was the highest level mentor the Rabbi had ever had. The Orthodox Rabbi ask what my son mentored to the Rabbi ."About the tomorrows to come" was one answer. Your presentation was helpful to my understanding.
Anonymous
Indiana,USA
May 9, 2014
My NDE similar.
very interesting, I too had the same experience, in my NDE my soul was declared Jewish and god promised that my children would be taken in by the Chabad community and not to worry they would be taught in those ways after I die. I was laying on my back crying saying thank you, I felt comfort and as I prepared to go over to the other side, or was there already many Jewish people from Chabad came in a group and I felt a bright light hit my forehead. God repaired my body and let me come back for my children. I am not religious and I've never "been Jewish", but I started to light the candles because of what I saw and heard, (far too much to write) I visited this Chabad page only because I had this strange NDE when I have never been affiliated with Chabad, never knew god existed for certain until NDE. I am not into organized religion but I have a special feeling for Chabad now that im humiliated about because people think I might have gone crazy, but cant ignore my life given back to me.
Anonymous
Tucson
July 17, 2013
To Anonymous, London
I am really sorry to hear of your loss. May G_d comfort you and aleviate your fears. Wherever else your brother may be he will always live in your heart.
Julie
UK
July 15, 2013
Afterlife
My older brother passed away recently. I kept refusing to believe he's dead and hoping that G-d will give him another chance. Although I was in this hope I kept this all a secret from everybody else.
Now that the funeral has passed. I am really upsetting myself wondering if he's OK & where he is. I love and miss him like I could ever comprehend.
I wish I could talk to him he died so young.
Anonymous
London UK.
September 4, 2012
How Come
Hi Nomi:
I have heard many many accounts and often there is a life review. The individuals judge themselves. However, the Jewish experiences I have heard are very intense, seemingly more so than non Jews. Non the less, there is no more powerful information than an NDE to Mkarev & Mchazaik people. These experiences have been given in order to share with others.
Donn
Caldwell, NJ
September 4, 2012
NDEs
The works of Robt. Crookall are thorough studies of NDE experiences also OBEs (out-of-body)
Herman King
Wicomico, Va
September 3, 2012
further to Nomi's post
In my NDE I judged myself. There was another figure there but there was only love from it, not judgement. I think we judge ourselves in the form that we most likely expect from our religious practice. All thoughts are self generated I think, but the unconditional love and forgiveness given in NDE is hard for anyone to imagine
Julie
Durham, UK
August 12, 2012
NDE
NDEs are shared by Jews, Christians, even atheists. Must be objective experiences.
Herman King
Gloucester, Va USA
July 24, 2012
How come
I recently received a call from a Jew who had an interesting NDE. He agreed to share his story with me, but wanted to remain anonymous . Following my lecture on the topic, I also interviewed three women who had NDEs. What I found interesting is that several observant Jews had a Bais Din in their experience. I don't know of people in other groups who found themselves judged by a tribunal.
Nomi freeman
Toronto
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