Swas I Kriyananda shares thoughts on the best ways to pray for others — and whether one tshould go to "heroic measures" to save someone's life.
When someone that we know is in need of healing, or in some other urgent situation, what is the best way to pray for them?
Modern medicine has no made it possible for people to get stuck in a kind of limbo place — they aren't able to experience things consciously but are stuck in their body. Is it still helpful for people to hang on to life in a situation like that?
Is suicide ever appropriate or helpful?
What about assisted suicide (euthanasia), if someone is just hooked up to machines... ?
When praying for someone, is it helpful to visualize a particular result for that person?
Are prayers for others effective?
How can we learn how to concentrate better?
Some people find their meditations deeper in a group — how can they bring that depth into their own private meditations?