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Cornelio M's Experience

Experience description:   

I was in a deep sleep when suddenly, I felt myself waking up in a different bed and a different room. 

I could feel the sheet texture and the bed cover.  There's a type of bed cover made out palm leaf in south America called 'petate'.  By that I knew where I was.  It happen again and this same this feeling crossed my mind.  I was at my mom's house in Mexico!  I looked around.  I saw a window and the room was dark.  I touched the bed cover again and I got convinced.  It was that type of bed cover at my mother's house.  I told myself that I needed to come back to my body.  I felt myself starting to mix with a cloud that was twisting and going to a hole.  Then I was in my room at my home. 

I remember some 17 years in the past when this occurrence was happening.  I lived this experience at least once a week for about two months, and then it stopped until now. I still needed to be sure, I have never been in that house in my life.  Mom's house was built 5 years after I moved to the U.S.  So, I call my sister who also lives in mom's house.  She corroborated that there is an empty room and a bed with that type of cover that was placed there a day before my experience.  She asked, 'It happen to you again?' She knew because we use to live together while in college. At that time I told her about this experiences.

What I find weird is that every time that happened, it feel like I'm not dreaming, like I'm actually there.  I can feel the ground under my feet.  I can feel breathing.  I can touch around.  So for me, it feels like  I'm there with a second body.

Any associated medications or substances with the potential to affect the experience?   No           

Was the kind of experience difficult to express in words?           No      

At the time of this experience, was there an associated life threatening event?        No      

What was your level of consciousness and alertness during the experience?          vivid

           
Was the experience dream like in any way?  no

Did you experience a separation of your consciousness from your body?     Uncertain      I felt that I travel with my physical body

What emotions did you feel during the experience?           it always this feeling that if it may be the end,

Did you hear any unusual sounds or noises?          none,

LOCATION DESCRIPTION:  Did you recognize any familiar locations or any locations from familiar religious teachings or encounter any locations inhabited by incredible or amazing creatures?    No      

Did you see a light?          No      

Did you meet or see any other beings?          No      

Did you experiment while out of the body or in another, altered state?            Yes    

I could feel the texture of the object

Did you observe or hear anything regarding people or events during your experience that could be verified later?    Yes     I call my sister, she corroborated

Did you notice how your 5 senses were working, and if so, how were they different?            Uncertain      I only, got to touch the bed and cover, it was late, night was quiet

Did you have any sense of altered space or time?  No      

Did you have a sense of knowing, special knowledge, universal order and/or purpose?   Yes            we came to experience every time we are born, again and again, but out body experience, I'm looking for answers

Did you become aware of future events?       No      

Were you involved in or aware of a decision regarding your return to the body?     Yes            while I am not sure why is happening, I always turn to return as soon as possible

Did you have any psychic, paranormal or other special gifts following the experience that you did not have prior to the experience?     No      

How has the experience affected your relationships? Daily life? Religious practices? Career choices?       no changes

Have you shared this experience with others?         Yes     one person was not surprised, the other person can not believe it happened

What emotions did you experience following your experience? first time I was scared.  second time too, several times after, not much

What was the best and worst part of your experience?     best, I came to like it, worst, I got this feeling that I am already dead

Is there anything else you would like to add concerning the experience?       no

Following the experience, have you had any other events in your life, medications or substances which reproduced any part of the experience?         No