Ede with great force and awakened him. Interesting instances of its possession by animals, and savage tribes. The ordinary person has but occasional flashes of astral sensing, and as a rule is not able to ex- perience the phenomenon at will. The introduction by Clint Marsh, author of The Mentalist's Handbook, takes us into the strange and multi-faceted life of William Walker Atkinson, a turn-of-the-century writer, occultist, and a real Guru's guru! The characteristics of Astral-Body traveling. Notwithstanding this, she gave me such a detailed and complete account of the life of ancient Egypt, which was in such complete accordance with the opinions of the best authorities, that I would hesitate about publishing the report, for it certainly would be regarded as rank imposture by the average scien- tific authority. The prophecy of the Death of Caesar.
Digital Library Federation, December 2002. This is true of every phase of learning, physical as well as psychical — one must get started right, in order to obtain the best results. How much more we would have to talk about. It is the same force in both cases, the difference being simply one of the details of transmission. I feel as if I were in the air. When the knack of producing this astral tube is acquired, it will be found that the visualized tunnel seems to vibrate with a peculiar intensity, and will seem to be composed of a substance far more subtle than air. I refer to the sense of the presence of other living things, separate and apart from the operation of any of the five ordinary physical senses.
To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. What the Astral-Body really is; and what it is like. Explanation of prophecy, prevision, foretelling, second-sight etc. Some good authorities advise making funnels of the hands, and using them as you would a pair of opera glasses. Illusions of the five physical senses. But clair- voyance or astral-telepathy is something like your mind being extended out until it actually touches the mind of the other person and sees what is there. The plants also have some- thing akin to this sense, which in some cases, like that of the Sensitive Plant, for instance, is quite well developed.
In fact, having been accepted as proven truth in India, for centuries past, there is very little demand for further proof thereof on the part of the Hindus. These accessible and novice friendly lessons are highly recommended for those with a practical interest in clairvoyance and constitute a great addition to collections of related literature. Affinities and repulsions between different thought vibrations. The organs registering the presence of a strange or alien creature consist of certain deli- cate nerves of the surface of the skin, generally connected with the roots of the downy hair of the body — or resting where the hair roots would naturally be, in the case of a hairless skin. In the preceding two chapters, I have asked you to consider the first two methods of inducing the clairvoyant phenomena, namely, Psychom- etry, and Crystal-Gazing, respectively. This last im- pression has been heightened by the fact that there has been offered the public many spectac- ular exhibitions of pseudo mind-reading, that is to say, imitation or counterfeit mind-reading, in which the result has been obtained by trickery, collusion, or clever artifice.
From United Kingdom to U. This theory is true as far as it goes, but there is a side of the case that these investigators overlook, probably because of their lack of the occult principles involved in the phenomena. But it is astonishing how rapidly one may learn; and how, at times, one seems to progress by great leaps and bounds. After you have attained proficiency in receiv- ing the mental impressions and directions, you will find yourself attracted or drawn, like a piece of steel to the magnet, toward the object selected. The Prana Aura, and its appearances. The Secret of Suggestive Therapeutics. It constitutes the first rungs on the ladder of psychic development.
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Not to speak of the common phenomenon of color-blindness, in which one color seems to be another, our senses are far from being exact. How they are employed In Australia, New Zealand, Fiji Islands, South America, etc. Each person has a psychic atmosphere of his or her own. The secret consists in the fact that you have really established a form of clairvoyance between yourself and the person. Now, this sense of the presence of other living beings is very well developed in the lower ani- mals, particularly in those whose safety depends upon the knowledge of the presence of their nat- ural enemies.
To proceed when the en rapport condition is secured. The record of these experiments, and investigations, fill a number of good sized volumes of the Society's reports, which are well worth reading by all stu- dents of the subject. In some cases a picture in the mind of the projector may be seen by the recipient, and may thus be mistaken for a case of pure clairvoyance. As I have informed you in the preceding les- son, Crystal Gazing is the second method of get- ting en rapport with the astral plane. This is true not only of the ordinary form of clairvoyance, in which the occultist sees astrally the happenings and doings at some distant point, at the moment of observation; it is also true of what is known as past clairvoyance, or astral see- ing of past events; and in the seeing of future events, as in prophetic vision, etc. In taking the time it is best to hang your watch at a distance, where, while the face is clearly visible, the tick- ing is rendered inaudible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book.
Now, I see the whole animal. Sometimes she will actually try to sneak off, and conceal her- self in some dark corner, or back of some large object. When the student takes these facts into consid- eration, he begins to see that the trance condition, and similar psychic states, are simply particular methods of inducing the en rapport condition for the clairvoyant, and are not insep- arably bound up with the phenomena of clairvoy- ance. How thought messages are received. The experimenter, for example, has a particular field of view which can- not be enlarged or altered; he is looking at his scene from a certain direction, and he cannot sud- denly turn it all around and see how it looks from the other side. I am speaking now only of the con- scious perception of the thought-waves.
Extracts from the scientific records. These two extra senses co-operate to give a per- son that instinctive feeling of warning, which all of us know in our own experience. You talk into the receiver of the telephone, and the sound waves are transformed into waves of electricity. In the same way, the character of our thoughts and feelings act to repel thought or emotional vibrations of an opposite or inharmonious nature. From crystal gazing to clairvoyant reverie, psychic healing to astral travel, transference, and psychometry, the lessons are sure to delight student and adept alike.