International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 12, Part F (2016)
Spirituality among functionally disabled elderly
Preeti and Agarwal Shalini
Spirituality or beliefs may be described as experiencing a deep sense of meaning and purpose in life. Spirituality plays an important role in the lives of older people. Spirituality is an intra- inter and trans personal experience that is shaped and directed by experiences of individuals and of the communities in which they live out their lives. The main purpose of this study was to know could their spiritual engagement reduce their loneliness and also functional disability. Aim of this study was to analyse spiritual well being among elderly. The research design of the study was descriptive research design.. The sample size was 120 (60respondents male and 60 respondent female). The sampling tools and techniques used was self– constructed and Pre-tested interview schedule along with spirituality well being scale by Bridle M.J, Salsman M.J, Dedd M.S, Arnold B.J And Cella D. (2011).
How to cite this article:
Preeti and Agarwal Shalini. Spirituality among functionally disabled elderly. International Journal of Applied Research. 2016; 2(12): 388-390.