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by Samwise
June 16th, 2017, 4:56 pm
Forum: Astral Projection - General Discussion
Topic: Have OBE's changed your views on death? [Survey]
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Re: Have OBE's changed your views on death? [Survey]

Hi y'all, I just heard from the head of the consciousness research team at Johns Hopkins and he made a final request for help getting the word out regarding this survey...500 people have completed it so far but they are seeking 1,000 participants for sound statistical analysis of the data...an ambit...
by Samwise
March 3rd, 2017, 7:23 am
Forum: For the Study of Philosophy, Books, Other Media and Lectures
Topic: Interesting study on hypnosis induced OBE's
Replies: 1
Views: 311

Interesting study on hypnosis induced OBE's

Interesting study here I found recently, looking at hypnosis induced OBE's, I thought may be of interest to some. What makes this refreshing and novel is the use of hypnosis to induce OBE's in people, who were then interviewed to gain first-hand information on the experience as it occurs. Hypnosis i...
by Samwise
March 3rd, 2017, 7:20 am
Forum: Fairyana's Journal
Topic: Controlling the Tsunami
Replies: 1
Views: 151

Re: Controlling the Tsunami

Hey fairyana, really interesting take on your experience. I, like you, have reoccurring dreams of tsunamis!! I always have, my only reliably consistent reoccurring dream symbol actually. And like you, I feel the meaning is similar, for me the most vivid dreams come when I am emotionally overwhelmed ...
by Samwise
November 3rd, 2016, 10:38 am
Forum: Astral Projection - General Discussion
Topic: Survey on Effects of OBE Development and Practice
Replies: 0
Views: 288

Survey on Effects of OBE Development and Practice

On behalf of the IAC. Dear IAC students, friends and members, You are invited to participate in a research study that intends to understand the effects of out-of-body experience (OBE) practices and their development, as we as the material on OBEs (like classes, books and others)on individuals. Hundr...
by Samwise
September 16th, 2016, 1:53 pm
Forum: Astral Projection - General Discussion
Topic: Study on veridical aspects of OBE's - seeking feedback
Replies: 3
Views: 379

Study on veridical aspects of OBE's - seeking feedback

Hi peeps, I'm sharing this on behalf of a psychologist friend (himself personally acquainted with the OBE), he has an online survey here and is interested in the reported veridical and verifiable aspects of OBE's. He is especially interested to hear back from OBE'rs who can self-induce their own exp...
by Samwise
July 7th, 2016, 5:40 pm
Forum: Induction Methods - Members Personal Techniques for Astral Projection
Topic: Inducing OBE's via Floatation & MILD technique
Replies: 0
Views: 304

Inducing OBE's via Floatation & MILD technique

Interesting article here by a long term floatation REST facilitator and investigator. He describes an adapted MILD technique for the induction of "Alternate Waking States", OBE's and lucid dreams using the float tank. The author takes a rational view of such phenomena but his descriptions and insigh...
by Samwise
July 5th, 2016, 1:11 pm
Forum: Sleep and Health
Topic: Sleep paralysis survey
Replies: 2
Views: 619

Re: Sleep paralysis survey

True, but for some people sleep paralysis can be profoundly psychologically distressing. Some people experience it frequently and find the experience of it terrifying. Some people have figured out how to use it as a launchpad for experiencing lucid dreams and OBE's. But I don't think a little more u...
by Samwise
July 1st, 2016, 7:28 am
Forum: Sleep and Health
Topic: Sleep paralysis survey
Replies: 2
Views: 619

Sleep paralysis survey

Anonymous university survey on sleep paralysis here. One of the aims of the research is to come up with a treatment package for those that have negative experiences with it. What is the purpose of the study? This study aims to investigate behavioural traits in people who have Sleep Paralysis. We hop...
by Samwise
May 4th, 2016, 12:07 pm
Forum: Astral Projection - General Discussion
Topic: Have OBE's changed your views on death? [Survey]
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Re: Have OBE's changed your views on death? [Survey]

Hi peeps, I've been in recent email contact with Prof Roland Griffiths, head of the consciousness research team at Johns Hopkins behind this study (I've met him, great chap), and they're having trouble making up the numbers data wise from this survey...he provided some more information on it that I'...
by Samwise
March 24th, 2016, 1:13 pm
Forum: Spiritual Growth
Topic: Ever had a spiritually formative experience? [SURVEY]
Replies: 0
Views: 268

Ever had a spiritually formative experience? [SURVEY]

Hi y'all, I'm sharing this on behalf of a friend Down Under, and somebody who is a quite well known among the consciousness/projector community, [Dr] Alexander De Foe. Have you ever had a spiritually formative experience of any kind that has changed your views on life, the universe and/or everything...