Please forward this error screen to 8de. It has been suggested that Near-death studies be merged into this article. When positive, such experiences may encompass a variety of sensations including detachment from the body, ecole polytechnique images et impressions PDF of levitation, total serenity, security, warmth, the experience of absolute dissolution, and the presence of a light. Different models have been described to explain NDEs.
Neuroscience research suggests that an NDE is a subjective phenomenon resulting from « disturbed bodily multisensory integration » that occurs during life-threatening events. Ascent of the Blessed by Hieronymus Bosch is associated by some NDE researchers with aspects of the NDE. Researchers have identified the common elements that define near-death experiences. A sense of peace, well-being and painlessness. A sense of removal from the world.