Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

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Lotus birth

Lotus birth is the practice of leaving the umbilical cord uncut, so that the baby remains attached to his/her placenta until the cord naturally separates at the umbilicus- exactly as a cut cord does- at 3 to 10 days after birth.

Lotus birth is the practice of leaving the umbilical cord uncut, so that the baby remains attached to his/her placenta until the cord naturally separates at the umbilicus- exactly as a cut cord does- at 3 to 10 days after birth. This prolonged contact can be seen as a time of transition, allowing the baby to slowly and gently let go of his/her attachment to the mother's body. Read all of Dr Sarah Buckley's article on lotus birth ...

Lotus Birth Books/DVDs

Lotus Birth DVD
DVD

The DVD is called "Lotus Birth:  Waterbirth of the Malcolm Twins

 

The book is called "Lotus Birth" and is complied by Shivam Rachana

 
 
 

 

Links to Lotus Birth Websites

Lotus Birth Stories