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By Sheyla

LifeBuzz Staff

Using Just 4 Short Phrases He Transformed A Ward Of Criminally Insane.

Morrnah Nalamaku Simeona was a kahuna lapa’au, a healer from Hawaii. She spent her life teaching hoʻoponopono, the ancient Polynesian form of reconciliation and forgiveness. Hoʻoponopono believes every problem you have is not because of someone else, it is because of you.

Simeona taught this ancient tradition to United Nations personnel, hospitals, and universities. Her method is not about taking blame for the problems you face, it is recognizing that you are the person who can resolve it. Part of the process in hoʻoponopono is telling yourself “I love you, I am sorry, please forgive me, and thank you.”

Saying these words will allow an individual to cleanse himself of toxic thoughts, feelings, and actions. It is about allowing positive thoughts and energy into the mind, body, and heart. Although critics may suggest this method is not applicable to modern day problems, others have seen firsthand the benefit of using hoʻoponopono.

Dr. Hew Len studied under Morrnah Nalamaku Simeona after she healed his daughter.

Len's daughter had suffered from shingles for a decade before Simeona healed her.

Dr. Hew Len studied under Morrnah Nalamaku Simeona after she healed his daughter.

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In 1984, Len began working at the Hawaii State Hospital for the criminally insane.

One unit in particular had hardcore criminals who committed heinous crimes like rape and murder.

In 1984, Len began working at the Hawaii State Hospital for the criminally insane.

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Staff and patients had to be on alert as violent attacks were a common occurrence.

Patients had ankle and wrist restraints and many were never allowed to go outside for fear of increased violence.

Staff and patients had to be on alert as violent attacks were a common occurrence.

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Within three years of Dr. Len's arrival, patients' restraints were taken off, violence reduced, and once hard-core criminals were allowed off-site visits.

Finally, the psychiatric high-security unit was closed off.

The surprising fact is that Dr. Len never actually met with any of the inmates.

He read every file of every patient but that was where his physical interaction ended.

The surprising fact is that Dr. Len never actually met with any of the inmates.

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