Experience Description

We’d arrived with all of my new friends. It was a Saturday. They continued talking, but I was tired so I fell asleep. At one point, I woke up and I went to the bathroom. I washed my hands with cold water. The weather was abnormally hot. It was really warm. I looked into my eyes like never before in the mirror. I had a strong vertigo and I couldn't see any more. I remember I got out of the bathroom feeling sick and unable to see. When I have arrived into the room, crushed by all the walls surrounding me, I fell down. Slowly, like a feather, and I put my hands down to prevent the fall. Then I just remember that I saw myself from somewhere up above. Then I went, I went with an enormous speed heading to a white shining light on a channel. I remember I could see where I was going. I could see the end of that tunnel, brightly sparkling. When I got there it was extremely white and I remember seeing somebody but I do not know who it was, an old person, I'm sure of that. And we had a long chat. After that, I remember coming back with even greater speed than before, and I could see myself down below waiting for me. Then I opened my eyes and I couldn't speak. I was incredibly happy. I felt extremely pure with an incredible euphoric state. My friends didn't know what happened they we're astonished as I was.

The second time, it happened after this experience, I was sitting, relaxing in my bed, just thinking and suddenly I could feel my body moving up. I got scared, I knew I would have another experience and the body came back in a matter of seconds, before it got too far.

Background Information:

Gender: Female

Date NDE Occurred: 12.06.2003

NDE Elements:

At the time of your experience, was there an associated life-threatening event? Uncertain awaken from sleep healthy I went to another city with people I didn't know. I felt really insecure.

How do you consider the content of your experience? Positive

The experience included: Out of body experience

Did you feel separated from your body? Yes

At what time during the experience were you at your highest level of consciousness and alertness? Fifty percent conscious.

Did time seem to speed up or slow down? Everything seemed to be happening at once; or time stopped or lost all meaning

Did you pass into or through a tunnel? Yes It was heavenly. An extremely white place.

Did you encounter or become aware of any deceased (or alive) beings? Yes

The experience included: Void

The experience included: Light

Did you see an unearthly light? Yes

The experience included: A landscape or city

Did you seem to enter some other, unearthly world? No

What emotions did you feel during the experience? Purity. Euphoria. Bliss.

The experience included: Special Knowledge

Did you suddenly seem to understand everything? No

Did scenes from your past come back to you? My past flashed before me, out of my control

Did scenes from the future come to you? Scenes from the world's future

Did you come to a border or point of no return? I came to a barrier that I was not permitted to cross; or was sent back against my will

God, Spiritual and Religion:

Did you have a change in your values and beliefs because of your experience? No

After the NDE:

Was the experience difficult to express in words? Yes

Do you have any psychic, non-ordinary or other special gifts after your experience that you did not have before the experience? Yes

Are there one or several parts of your experience that are especially meaningful or significant to you? There was no bad part. The best was staying in that place and talking to that person.

Have you ever shared this experience with others? Yes Some believed me. Some didn't.

At any time in your life, has anything ever reproduced any part of the experience? No

Are there any other questions that we could ask to help you communicate your experience? Ask if people can tell how much time passed during their experience.