Afterlife

The Seven Reasons to Attend A Death Café

Liberty Forrest | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liberty Forrest

Generally speaking, Western culture shuns, fears and hides from death whenever possible. It is shrouded in mystery, and in fact, in secrecy to some extent. We don't like to discuss it at all, but when we must, we use euphemisms for it. We shield our children from it, we don't let them attend funerals...

Reasons to be a Psychic Sceptic - Casper the Friendly A**hole

Stephen Hamilton | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Stephen Hamilton

I am prompted to write about this after reading an article about an individual who has written a book that entails: near-death experiences and reincarnation.

Cafe Mambo 20 years of Ibiza Chillout

Pete Gooding | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Pete Gooding

I started as the main resident DJ at Cafe Mambo 18 years ago back in 1996 and it was set up very differently to how it is now. I used to play the whole night, every night, all summer. Sets ranged from 7 hours to up to nine hours long from before the sunset until the bar closed.

Do Near Death Experiences Finally Confirm the After-life?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Tech
Dr Raj Persaud

'Near death experience' or NDE research remains a key divide between religion and science - can consciousness function independently of the human body, and therefore, survive bodily death? Could this then prove the existence of a 'soul', and confirm ghosts, plus other paranormal or spiritual phenomena?

Desmond Tutu Says No - Would You?

John Sargeant | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK
John Sargeant

As an atheist I deny that theism has proved there is a God and the evidence suggests such a beings existence is doubtful (not impossible) - though I base it more on religion being clearly the work of fallible human imagination.

Twitter: Let's Not Indulge With the Pope

John Sargeant | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Politics
John Sargeant

The pope has some solace for those unable to make the trip to Brazil for World Youth Day next week - an occasion that by attending helps the soul in purgatory. By making use of social media and the internet to watch these events, and read speeches made there the user with a genuine spiritual heart (there is the catch) may obtain an indulgence.

Hell Obviously Doesn't Exist

Ralph Jones | Posted 02.03.2013 | UK
Ralph Jones

One ought always to be on one's guard about those who assert that to think in a certain way is to commit a sin. This is the immoral and bullying trick that religion plays. Couched in cosy rhetoric and increasingly vague threats is the assumption that, in dissenting, you are subjecting yourself to an eternity of howling pain and misery.

Proof of Heaven? What, Here and Now? Why Not!

Tony Lobl | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Lobl

Dr. Eben Alexander - who has worked at some of the most prestigious US medical institutions - has spoken of the need for a different "picture of reality" after he nearly died during a seven-day coma. His book "Proof of Heaven" has just been published.

Passwords, Probate and the Digital Afterlife

Helen Gaskell | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Helen Gaskell

The business of dividing up someone's assets after they've died is never a pleasant one but is usually relatively straightforward.