Tag Archives: Departed ancestors

Planning one’s wedding after the death of a close relative such as one’s parents

For those who are in a quandary about wedding plans due to the sudden death of a close relative such as one’s father or mother, this article provides spiritual perspectives to keep in mind.

Recurrent Dreams of Departed Family Members and Ancestors

For 10 years, Shourya’s deceased sister would often appear to her in her dreams.

Dreams of dead family members and relatives – Meaning

This article provides a spiritual perspective on recurrent dreams of ancestral spirits, dead family members, and dead relatives.

Severe migraines – overcome with spiritual practice

This case study shows how migraine was overcome by implementing regular spiritual practice in one seeker’s life.

Why Do People Need Spiritual Help in the Afterlife?

After death the subtle-body becomes heavy due to sins and excessive ego and as a result gets stuck in lower subtle-planes of existence such as the Nether region. If the sins are intense then the subtle-body goes to Hell.

Ancestor Worship and Ancestor Veneration

Ancestor veneration or ancestor worship is practiced in some form or another throughout the world. Are these practices beneficial for ancestral spirits?

Predominant component of human existence as per region of the Universe

In this article we explain what happens to our subtle body as we grow spiritually and move on to progressively higher subtle regions of the Universe.

Life Before Birth: The Time Before Conception

After we die on Earth, we (i.e. our respective subtle bodies) go to one of the various subtle regions of the Universe depending on our spiritual level and merits and demerits.

Spiritual perspective on funeral etiquette at a funeral reception

It is common funeral etiquette in today’s world to have a funeral reception. From a Spiritual science perspective, this can be highly detrimental for the people involved as well as for the subtle-body of the deceased. But as it is not always possible to avoid attending a funeral reception, this article provides information on what to do or not to do.

Disposing belongings of the deceased

After a loved one dies, many people are unsure what they should do with their belongings. This article provides a guide to the surviving relatives.