astral projection yoga

In general, a majority of people have heard of the term ‘astral projection’.

Perhaps they were introduced to the concept through an enlightened friend, or may have seen a movie or read a book on the topic.

However, it seems very few know that astral projection is a genuine occurrence. It is something that we can all naturally do. You may have even projected and never realize that you did so. Many people do.

Lets look at astral projection and find out what it is. A very simple explanation of astral projection is the ability of an individual to actually leave their physical body. Everybody has this ability and you actually do this when you sleep in the night.

When anyone is asleep the physical body and mind are resting and the subconscious part of the brain assumes control. Most humans simply have no recollection of this.

You can journey to any desired location when you astral project. You may even have done this as a child as you went to bed, as you grew into adulthood you just forgot how. No time or distance restrictions apply when astral projecting, which makes it possible to travel virtually anywhere. The astral body is what does the traveling when the person’s physical body is sound asleep.

The next question is what the astral body is. It is the ethereal body. The astral body is the invisible duplicate of the body. It houses all our desires and feelings. Does the astral body leave and not return? A silver cord connects the physical and astral bodies together.

The astral body is immediately connected to the physical body upon entering it with this silver cord, this cord cannot ever be broken except through death. This cord actually protects the physical body from losing the astral body.

Where is it that your astral body goes in its travels? Your astral body goes to the astral plane, a non-physical duplicate of the physical universe. The astral plane is thought to operate at a different frequency than our own, some saying that it is an alternate universe. Most agree that the astral plane is not a single monolithic place, however.

Naturally, the question of danger astral projecting comes to mind. The answer is both yes and no. We all have the ability to astral project. We know that the astral body can leave the physical body it will return. However, we must be sensible as with all things. Astral projection requires a good solid thinking skills and understanding what it is you want and where you would like to go.

The danger in astral projection is when your mind is unsound. If you are under the influence of a controlled substance like drugs or alcohol, you could wind up in bad places.

These places represent the lower levels of the astral plane.

Mental preparation is key when astral projecting this is true whether you are just learning, fine-tuning your experiences or if you are an expert. Once you have, the process of preparation down it is easy to reach the space of astral projection and to control this process.

When you prepare yourself properly, beforehand you can train yourself to astral project very quickly.

Most people like to do their astral projection while alone in the privacy of their home. That said, there are astral projection professionals who conduct group astral travel sessions in order to help others learn how to control their astral projection and to make the most of the experience. You may want to try astral projection both on your own and in a group under the guidance of a professional.

There are sources online or books you can buy on this subject too. One example of this is that you can listen to a high quality hypnosis recording designed for astral projection to help you get in the right mind set that is needed.

You can listen to these recordings to relax and allow your subconscious to hear the messages on the recordings that it’s time to astral project.

In the field of sound technology there have been many improvements in the area of binaural beats. With this you listen to different sounds in each of your ears. This quickly gets you into the meditative state that is crucial for you to reach to do astral projection with the right results.

Do not be discouraged if you are unable to astral project in the beginning.

It is important to remember that this is not actually an acquired skill but something that is already known to each person. They simply need to remember how to astral project and then to practice in order to obtain a level of proficiency.

Are you still not so sure? Think about the last time you dreamt you were flying or felt as if you had fallen. It feels similar to flying when the astral body moves throughout the astral plane. When the astral body returns to the physical body the sensation is much like falling and landing.

Astral projection can be learned and if you practice regularly, you’ll master this ability sooner than you may think.

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