This is from The New York Daily News.

This is the biggest crock of fertilizer I have ever read.

Why are these people always from India.

I read about one guru claiming not to have slept in 35 years.

Documentary film ‘In the Beginning, There Was Light’ gave her the idea

The prosecutors’ office in the Swiss canton (state) of Aargau confirmed Wednesday that the woman died in the town of Wolfhalden in eastern Switzerland.

 

Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger reports that a woman starved to death after embarking on a spiritual diet that required her to stop eating or drinking and live off sunlight alone.

The Zurich newspaper reported Wednesday that the unnamed Swiss woman in her fifties decided to follow the radical fast in 2010 after viewing an Austrian documentary about an Indian guru who claims to have lived this way for 70 years.

Tages-Anzeiger says there have been similar cases of self-starvation in Germany, Britain and Australia.

The prosecutors’ office in the Swiss canton (state) of Aargau confirmed Wednesday that the woman died in January 2011 in the town of Wolfhalden in eastern Switzerlan.

Spokeswoman Jennifer Rissi says prosecutors haven’t opened a criminal investigation over the woman’s death.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/health/swiss-women-dies-giving-water-food-thought-live-sunlight-article-1.1067359#ixzz1t9Ig6Mnh

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/health/swiss-women-dies-giving-water-food-thought-live-sunlight-article-1.1067359#ixzz1t9IYUapO

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