i lay in bed relaxed and suddenly i found myself out of my body
Any associated medications or substances with the
potential to affect the experience: No
Was the experience difficult to express in words?
What was it about the experience that makes it hard to communicate? it is difficult to convey the terror and it is equally difficult to explain the bliss and to have others understand that this was NOT A DREAM
At the time of the experience, was there an
associated life threatening event? No
Was the experience dream like in any way?
no. i thought
i had been in a trance and was pulled out of my body
Did you experience a separation of consciousness
from your body?
Describe your appearance or form apart from your
my appearance was that of translucent
that was constantly
my form was human though genderless
What emotions did you feel during the experience?
intense terror and unbelievable
and intense indescribable
bliss and ecstasy
Did you hear any unusual sounds or noises?
mocking evil laughter devoid of love and
a rushing on entering
a kind of singing and music glorifying God
Did you pass into or through a tunnel or
Did you see a light? Yes
Describe: bright but not painful indescribable love emanating and entering my being
Did you meet or see any other beings? Yes
Describe: a man on a path dressed in what i took to be biblical robes with a shepherds staff. he pointed to a small church on which was written "the gospel" i heard the words "the truth" a demon with horns (as in a devil) very frightening and laughing hysterically at me
Did you experience a review of past events in your
i learned that each living entity has a
reason for being and that we live according to our karma. also that God is real
and loves us unconditionally.
death is not to be feared but
embraced much like birth, as natural part of being
Did you observe or hear anything regarding people
or events during your experience that could be verified later? No
Did you see or visit any beautiful or otherwise
distinctive locations, levels or dimensions? Yes
Describe: a place of light and love a great pasture with intensely green grass and blue sky the colors were as alive as i was
Did you have any sense of altered space or time? Yes
Describe: there was a sense of no time or timelessness
Describe: so many things were "known" but lost when i returned
Did you reach a boundary or limiting physical
Did you become aware of future events? No
Were you involved in or aware of a decision to
return to the body?
Did you have any psychic, paranormal or other
special gifts following the experience you did not have prior to the experience?
Describe: i have experienced precognitive dreams and statements in my head. also i communicate with animals and the ability to empathize with others suffering on a personal level
Describe: i realized God was for everyone not just a precious few and that sin is man made
Have you shared this experience with others? Yes
Describe: no favorable reactions so i now keep to myself reactions include minimizing and mocking or disregarding
What emotions did you experience following your
What was the best and worst part of your
the best was the love,
the worst was the horror
Describe: i live for God as best as i can. i do not kill myself even though i suffer sever depression specifically because i know we live for a reason
Describe: meditative prayer has resulted in leaving my body and merging with the loving light of God on two occasions
Did the questions asked and information you
provided accurately and comprehensively describe your experience? Yes