Dr. Parti’s near death experience took place Christmas Day, 2010, two
years after surgery that successfully eliminated cancer from his body. A
follow up surgery led to an abdominal infection that required several
more surgeries, leading Dr. Parti to become addicted to pain pills and
anti-depressants. Still the infection got worse.
Rushed 100 miles to
UCLA hospital with a 105-degree temperature and an infection that had
spread to his blood, Dr. Parti feared this may be his last night on
earth. Dr. Parti checked-in to UCLA hospital where his doctor tried to
fight the blood infection with powerful antibiotics. Deeply concerned by
the infection’s lack of response, surgery was ordered for the next day,
a Christmas present that amounted to a lengthy abdominal operation and a
near-death experience that changed his life.
Twenty minutes after
surgery started, Dr. Parti found himself floating near the ceiling of
the operating theatre. With all of his senses intact, Dr. Parti watched
as the surgeons cleaned infection from his abdomen. He even heard the
anesthesiologist tell a dirty joke that he repeated back to him later.
Dr. Parti’s consciousness had left his body.
Humor turned to horror
as Dr. Parti went to a pitch dark realm, infused with the smell of
burning meat and raucous with the sounds of crying souls. Hell! Dr.
Parti had gone to Hell for neglecting the emotional needs of his
patients and family. On the brink of Hell, Dr. Parti cried for help, and
an unlikely soul appeared, his father.
Dr. Parti’s father appeared, looking younger than when he died 20 years earlier – and wiser.
father led Dr. Parti away from Hell, through a tunnel and then he
disappeared. Alone on the other side, Dr. Parti witnessed two past
lives, each of which provided understanding into problems he had now,
his addiction and his sense of entitlement. With these revelations
behind him, Dr. Parti wanted an opportunity to change his ways.
moved through another tunnel and was greeted by his guardian angels who
imparted divine knowledge. After promising they would always be with
him, the angels directed Dr. Parti to a Light Being brighter than a
thousand suns. Before the Light Being, Dr. Parti was given a new
direction in life, to help people battle the diseases of the soul – the
same ones he had himself!
Dr. Parti was transformed by the light. He
resigned his job as chief anesthesiologist and began practicing for his
new purpose in life. “I had felt the power of the source, my own heart
calling me. The divine Light Being’s instructions were very vivid in my
mind. I needed to follow my Dharma and help people with diseases of the