Astral projection (or astral travel) is an interpretation of out-of-body experience (OBE) that assumes the existence of an "astral body" separate from the physical body and capable of traveling outside it. Astral projection or travel denotes the astral body leaving the physical body to travel in an astral plane. The idea of astral travel is rooted in common worldwide religious accounts of the afterlife in which the consciousness' or soul's journey or "ascent" is described in such terms as "an... out-of body experience, wherein the spiritual traveler leaves the physical body and travels in his/her subtle body (or dreambody or astral body) into ‘higher’ realms." It is frequently reported in association with dreams, and forms of meditation.
This results in an altered state of consciousness. There are a large amount of techniques in Astral Travel that can be used to achieve this including meditation, trance and imagination techniques.
A large amount of people who experience astral travel report that the experience happened from a vantage point such as high in the sky looking down. A number of controlled tests have taken place which support the existence of astral travel.
Astral Travel has also been reported by some people who have had a near death experience. Some people who have had this type of experience have reported watching their operation and recalling conversations among hospital staff.
The astral body is often reported as being joined to the physical body by a silver cord - an etheric umbilical cord. Some people believe that if the cord breaks while in astral travel you will not be able to return to the physical body.
- You need to be calm and very relaxed when you Astral travel.
- You should not be over full in the stomach or feeling hungry.
- Practise Astral Travel only when your mind can be focused.
- Make sure the room temperature is comfortable.
- Do not get too excited or fired up.
- Stay balanced.
- People who are having relationship problems usually have difficulty in projecting.
- Build a support system around you on this. Talk to others about astral travel. Join a newsgroup.
- Do not use astral travel for the wrong reasons.
Part 5: Astral Projection Hello, our dear ones, We are here. We are the Andromeda Council. We bring love. We are at this time connecting with many other Beings and guides, particularly those guides who work very closely with humanity within the human realm and... Read more
Astral projection is a conscious extracorporeal experience (OBE) that presupposes the existence of a soul or consciousness, called the "astral body," which is separated from the physical body for a limited time and is able to travel outside it throughout the universe. Myths About Astral... Read more
Several thousand years ago, the ancient Egyptians used certain sounds and frequencies to move matter, facilitate healing of physical ailments, and to prepare people for an advanced spiritual awakening. They had a knowledge of sound that took them far beyond the ordinary understanding of... Read more
The concept, theory and practice of astral projection dates back to ancient times. Historically, the practice of astral travel and projection was limited to society’s elite or spiritual hierarchy. Through the years, due to human nature, it has become a widespread phenomenon. Today, many... Read more
Today millions of people are discovering the exciting techniques used to achieve out-of-body exploration. The variety of methods available is diverse. Throughout history, practically every religious group and mystic order has developed a system or method to explore beyond the limits of matter. To... Read more
There has been a lot of confusion about Astral Projection, so I figured I’d explain what it is and how to do it. Dreaming, is an unconscious astral projection. When you sleep, your soul leaves your body. It literally leaves our 3D physical reality. This is... Read more
Are out-of-body experiences valid? Dr. Crookall at the University of Aberdeen has written 9 books on out-of-body cases due to the overwhelming amount of evidence in their favour. A survey of 380 Oxford students showed that 34% had an OBE. A separate survey of... Read more
The Serious OTB Student Must Perform Certain Exercises Astral travel can be accomplished by following this guide. The aura is the vehicle of the light body. Here's how to safely experience your first astral flight with ease. Chances are you may have experienced astral travel also... Read more
The science of soul travel is something that has intrigued seekers of the spiritual path since the beginning of time. Soul travel is something that every person on planet earth does every night when they sleep. The different bodies travel to their prospective planes... Read more