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I Had An Out of Body Experience

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    I never thought about talking about it

    until I saw this thread. A year or two ago, I swear I had an out of body experience, slightly. I done hours of research and I remember my philosophy teacher laughing at one of the other students because he said he had an OBE from meditating. One day, I decided to lay down and...
    st2013de st2013de 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 2, 2014

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    Some Of My "out Of Body" Experiences...

    My first experience of the out of body sensations came when I was about 6. In the dream, I was at my grandma's house and everything was exactly as her actual house was. It felt more real than normal life. I was so convinced it was real that when I woke to find myself in my parent...
    megraelyn megraelyn 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 6, 2011

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    I am an 18 year old student

    who has been struggling with sudden/random out of body experiences my whole life. The first time I can remember I was in kindergarten and I noticed I was looking down at the top of my head as I grabbed a book off the bookshelf. I was afraid because I didn't have an explination...
    SieWitte SieWitte 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 17, 2014

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    I Had Three Out Of Body Experiences And A Near-death Experience

    I had three out of body experiences (OBEs) and a near-death experience (NDE). I was in a car crash. The car rolled and slammed me onto the ground, face first. Then it whacked me in the back of the head too. The injuries were from the left eye's orbit, across its orbital ridge to...
    BoscoMachque BoscoMachque 61-65, M Jan 3, 2012

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    Like I looked at my eyes

    and all of a sudden.. Realization came over me that .. That's me.. And that's what I looked like... And I couldn't escape the feeling and then all of a sudden.. I wasn't me. Like my eyes shifted in a weird way and I wasn't me. I was someone looking at me. And the WHOLE time..my...
    happypasta happypasta 22-25, F Mar 10, 2014

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    I Died And Came Back( Not By Choice )

    In the year 2000 late january around 10:o`clock at nite i had what i thought was indigestion. i took some tums and it went away,i thought that was that.then about 15 minutes later it came back,i tried more tums but it didn`t work and then the worst pain i have ever felt came into...
    railman54 railman54 56-60 3 Responses Aug 3, 2011

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    Out Of Body Experience

    First and last OBE   The following is a true account of an experience; I was not under the influence of any kind of drugs. Or suffer from any mental health problems (I don’t think!) I have had the odd occurrences of sleep paralyses, but I know this can be...
    aaaarrrr aaaarrrr 51-55, M 12 Responses Apr 17, 2010

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    A near-death experience is defined

    as having been resuscitated, and there were no medics involved. I had an out of body experience during a long term illness.
    everyother everyother 31-35 2 Responses Nov 10, 2014

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    Listen... I have only ever tried talking about

    this once in my life- to my family, and they though I was crazy so I never mentioned it again. When I was young, during the time I was 8-12 years old, I would literally wake up at night floating above my sleeping body, and slowly float down from the roof back into my self. There...
    YellowPurple YellowPurple 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 10, 2014

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    At the begging I Was

    so scare and afraid of my dreams, I was 19 yo. When i have my OBE, Since then I Had too many of then,they come unexpected,they start with a sound in my ears,then i feel my heart beating so fast,and then I feel that my soul starts leaving my body. I leave my body from my feet,and...
    Baeza Baeza 51-55, M 1 Response May 12, 2014

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    Last night I think I hovered above my body

    while I was sleeping. While I was dreaming I felt like I was floating at the same time but couldn't open my eyes. I wish I could have opened my eyes and then I would have explored while being out of body. I've have had an out of body experience with my eyes open before but this...
    nschanen nschanen 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 19, 2014

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    I've Told a Few People

    But most people just think I am insane or weird. Except my mom because she's had a few too. I was really really little- like 6. And my mom was yelling at me that I needed to get cleaned up for dinner because I just got done playing outside and was all dirty...
    songno1sings songno1sings 18-21, F 7 Responses Nov 11, 2008

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    Winter 2004

    I had surprised my wife and sent her to France to visit her sister, I was alone for the week with my two boys who were 6 and 8 it was one of those perfect Connecticut snow storms that turns the New England countryside to a winter wonderland by midday we had 20+ inches, I played...
    mattyboy43sums mattyboy43sums 46-50, M 4 Responses Apr 21, 2013

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    It happened 2 or 3 years ago I think.

    I was in a house being plagued by a negative entity that made my life a nightmare for most of my highschool life until I moved. It started out being a normal dream. I think I was driving back and forth from school or something. Then suddenly I was sort of torn out of the dream...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 11, 2014

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    My first of 2 experiences took place

    when I was just sweet 16 I had hepatitis B and had just been admitted to hospital weighing just five a half stone I was dieing as I lay there in pain my mum stood by my bed side I could hear her although she sounded like she was in another room she said I will be back in a sec...
    kainbaker kainbaker 36-40, M 1 Response May 25, 2014

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    I can seem to get past the paralysis stage.

    My heart beats fast af and is uncomfortable. Only once or twice have i had an obe.
    tpc2015 tpc2015 18-21 2 Responses Mar 10

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    I'm not sure if this is an out of body

    experience, but I'm not sure what else to call it. A few years ago in 2008 when I was 17 I had what is to this day one of the strangest experiences of my life. I was at my families desktop computer in the living room instant messaging my friend through AIM, she went away from...
    katemarie91 katemarie91 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 27, 2014

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    I Heard Music That Was Out Of This World!

    My first out of body experience happend when I was 9yrs old... It was the most frightful experience in my life. I called them Dizzy Spells (I didn't know they were called Out of body Experience's.) I'd like to share the first time I heard music that was not of this world... I was...
    myserendipity myserendipity 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 3, 2012

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    Out Of Bodyand Near Death Experiences.

    My Near death experience' though I did actually die and re-enter my body.. Changed my life!.. but when  I had the thought.. 'who will now look after my sick little boy?'..I was back in my body and 'breathing.!but in that time I was in a different 'Reality' and 'Knew that the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 30, 2011

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    Died For 14 Minutes In 1966

    Hello all, thought it was many many years ago I still remember it like it was only yesterday, in Sept 1966 at the age of 16 I had a massive brain haemorrhage. An ambulance rushed me to the hospital and shortly after arriving there I clinically died for approximately 14 minutes. I...
    Mal9093 Mal9093 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2010

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    I have had quite a few obe 's in the last say 6

    years I'm in my 30s now, the first one I thought was so awesome I tried to do it again, but I have also had some not so good experiences, where it feels like there are shadow people in yr room, still good or bad I really like to have my out of body experience in some weird way...
    klb8161 klb8161 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I Had An Out Of Body Experiance. It Was So Strange I've Had To Re-evaluate My Entire Belief System.

    Approximately 1 year ago, I was sitting on the couch in my living room, cradling my sleeping, newborn son. It was about 8pm and as he was not yet on a schedule of any kind, I was tired and began to doze while watching tv, but I know I wasn't fully asleep yet. It was kind of like...
    Midwest1 Midwest1 26-30, F 12 Responses Mar 27, 2012

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    Yes I Have Astral Projected (obe), Creeps Me Out O.o Lol

    I refer to Out of body experiences as astral projection ^_^ It actually started with sleep paralysis when I was 13. I had no idea it was actually the precursor to astral projection until 2 years later when I came across astral projection, was curious and finally was able to have...
    VegansLoveLife VegansLoveLife 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 14, 2012

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    Eye Opening I didn't get fully out,

    thought I don't know if you are going to believe this. But I opened my eyes, and I don't think I was in this dimension. Everything about my room was the same, but since I was just on my computer before I want to meditate, that was the only thing on my mind. So when I opened my...
    PhilosophicalMoose PhilosophicalMoose 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    Now this story I'm not sure

    if it was an out of body experience but it seemed kind of like one I mean I felt like this weird buzzing all over my body which I've heard means it was it's a really really really short story I was about seven and I "woke up" in my room I heard these strange noises coming from...
    Minecraftkid Minecraftkid 13-15 Sep 20, 2014

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    So, When i was super little,

    about 3. I would have sleep paralysis every night, which lasted until I was about 8 or 9. I had a couple out of body experiences where I would walk around my house or even around my yard. After a couple years my sleep paralysis stopped happening as often and only happened a...
    chemmmmmmmmmmm chemmmmmmmmmmm 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I was home waiting for my girlfriend,

    lying in bed asleep. I tried to get up to see if she came in. Oddly enough I was aware I couldn't move. I felt a heaving sensation as though my body was attempting to move. I was making such a serious attempt to get up I could actually see myself get up out of my body, I looked...
    JamesMutlap JamesMutlap 56-60, M Dec 25, 2014

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    I Went To Heaven Without Dying At Age 14

    My name is Shelly ,I am now 44 years of age , I am only sharing my story now !...this experience will stay with me all of my Life ,it is still fresh like it were yesterday , it was March 21st 1983 was the Day ,i had lost My Beautiful Mother to cancer ...30 years ago. I have...
    Shellylouise Shellylouise 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2013

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    A Delightful Sense Of Freedom

    My first out of the body experience happened when I was about 4 years old. I had many after that and had no idea what they were. I just knew that my hands would go through the wall (and so did I) and that I could not turn lights on, or move objects in the usual way. These...
    Moonlightdreamer Moonlightdreamer 41-45, F 7 Responses Dec 19, 2010

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    I was in two dimensions yesterday.

    ... Here and with my ex lover at the same time. My body was here and my soul jumped out. I was fully aware. Like a lucid dream? I was in my bed and watching a video about spiritual shifts.... Called The Shift by Dr. Wayne Dyer. And I started feeling like I was going to fall...
    astarte42 astarte42 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 21, 2014

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    I remembered it was cold dark night

    and I was walking on a street I've never been on trying to get away from a family friend who's been hassling me to love n kiss him.... I left him and his car trying to get away from him and find my way home even though I was far from home... As I was walking in a rush, looking...
    Livyordreams Livyordreams 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 13, 2014

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    I cant recall my exact age at the time.

    Somewhere around 8-10 years old. I was so sick and tired of having no free will in my dreams as I slept at night. Every time I dreamt something in my sleep, my entire dream would go against my wishes, including my own actions. As a result, when I went to bed at night, I would...
    wishiwasabrady wishiwasabrady 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 21, 2014

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    I Saw My Dead Father

    It was 4 years ago that I had an out of body experience. I was in the hospital with a pulmanary embolism on both lungs and was almost dead when I got to the hospial they admitted me and I was in ICU. A few hours later I was taken down ro surgery. I was laying there,and all...
    swatches swatches 41-45, F 7 Responses May 15, 2007

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    Last night I was laying very still.

    I felt like I was about to go to sleep. When all of a sudden I felt myself lifting from my body. I was floating upright. My toes were just touching the ground. I looked over at my body. I felt very in control of what I was doing. I at first couldn't figure out how to move. I...
    robtoro2 robtoro2 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 10, 2014

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    I said earlier I wasnt allowed out of my body

    but this night I did. My body was vibrating as crazy and I felt an energy in the room, negative energy whom I did not like. I share the room with my brother since we are on vacation right now, its a small hotel room with two beds. I in intense stubbornes sits up in bed and i...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Okay so I have been having these strangest

    feelings at night for the past couple of years since my senior year in high school. I am 19 years old and have recently been getting these feelings more often. I have hated them since they have started and had no idea what they were. I decided to start looking up some of...
    charles642 charles642 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 13, 2014

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    What Do You Think

    I was about 10 years old my day had been normal I hadn't done anything out of the ordinary I had gone to bed as normal when I remember dreaming that I was floating in the corner of my bedroom I could see myself asleep in my bed it was such a wonderful feeling I wish I could...
    myangel1979 myangel1979 31-35, F 7 Responses Mar 13, 2007

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    I learned how to faint on purpose.

    This was my experience…well I hate my family and being home… I feel safer and better in hospitals ironically… I went online hoping if I made myself faint I could scare my mom into taking me into the emergency room… I found a way (crouch and put your arms between your...
    lost1234567 lost1234567 16-17, F Apr 4, 2014

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    I was 14 or 15 , it was

    after dinner around 6 pm , I went to clean my room snd when I finished I lid a candle and "flopped " on my bed to relax in my clean room , anyway I didnt feel tierd or anything , but apparently I had fallen asleep and I found myslef flotting over my body , i looked around , my...
    Byrdy86 Byrdy86 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 21, 2014

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    One Of Many

    Many years ago, I went to work one day, meeting an employee in the morning. After the usual pleasantries, I offhandedly asked her if she had completed the room she had been painting the night before. I don't know where the question came from, I just assumed I was supposed to have...
    cheleshere cheleshere 66-70, F 8 Responses Apr 1, 2013

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    This astro projection is too real,

    it keeps happening back to back.
    vadorantiwolf vadorantiwolf 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 12, 2014

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    I Travelled Leaving My Body

    The most amazing events seem to happen out of our control. Before we married, my wife lived several miles away from me in a boarding house. She loves dogs and got a puppy, but one evening a few days later, it took seriously ill. The next morning, before I woke, suddenly in my...
    Qagidi Qagidi 46-50, M 3 Responses Jun 1, 2011

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    Last night, I was sleeping.

    I felt my chest get really tight. It felt like someone was a sitting on my chest. It became difficult to breathe. I tried to switch positions to help catch my breath, but I couldn't move. I kept trying to move and finally I did, and my "spirit" came completely out of my body. My...
    kasebben kasebben 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2014

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    A Moment Before Death

    I was in an automobile accident when I was 22 years old. I am now 52. I was life flighted from the scene to emergancy surgery. During the surgery I apparently died, leagaly dead for over 3 minutes.(medical records) When in recovery I was told of this by my mother, doctor and a...
    3guysconcrete 3guysconcrete 51-55 Aug 3, 2011

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    A Rescue

    Twenty five years ago I had an out of body experience and it changed my life. It wasn't because of some physical trauma to my body, or flat lining on an operating table. It happened to give me an answer to a bothering question. Its too long and boring a story to go into here...
    DesertRat1000 DesertRat1000 56-60, M 5 Responses Aug 19, 2011

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    When I depersonalize

    and go to like the corner ceailing
    ameliaandmore ameliaandmore 16-17, F Jan 14, 2014

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