Your practiced hands perform the ritual fast enough to preserve the body for a later casting of Raise Dead.
Component Cost: 10gp
Market Price: 50gp
Time: 1 hour
Key Skill: Heal (no check)
This ritual is performed on an adjacent corpse. It quintuples the time the corpse can lay dead and still be affected by Raise Dead or a similar ritual. Gentle Repose also protects the corpse from being raised as an undead creature for 150 days.