At the time of your experience, was there an associated life-threatening event? Yes Accident 'Life threatening event, but not clinical death' 'head injury fall of horse, concussion'
I fell off a horse and hit my head on concrete rocks.
How do you consider the content of your experience? Mixed
The experience included: Out of body experience
Did you feel separated from your body? Yes
Did time seem to speed up or slow down? Everything seemed to be happening at once; or time stopped or lost all meaning
Between this world and the spirit realm.
Please compare your hearing during the experience to your everyday hearing that you had immediately prior to the time of the experience. A voice told me to hold on. It was spoke at first in its native tongue, and then translated into English. It was a man’s voice.
Did you pass into or through a tunnel? No
The experience included: Presence of deceased persons
Did you encounter or become aware of any deceased (or alive) beings? Yes A spirit warrior was sitting with me. I saw myself wide awake while I was out of body.
The experience included: Void
The experience included: Darkness
Did you see an unearthly light? No
The experience included: A landscape or city
Did you seem to enter some other, unearthly world? A clearly mystical or unearthly realm My senses are heightened now.
The experience included: Strong emotional tone
What emotions did you feel during the experience? It was emotional and exciting.
The experience included: Special Knowledge
Did you suddenly seem to understand everything? Everything about the universe There was a feeling of it.
Did scenes from your past come back to you? My past flashed before me, out of my control I was lifting, going up and I looked down. The result is I’m sensitive to many things. I feel everything around with more alertness. Spiritual gifts I have were also increased due to this accident.
Did scenes from the future come to you? No
Did you come to a border or point of no return? No
God, Spiritual and Religion:
What was your religion prior to your experience? Moderate 'faith, trust in creator'
Did you have a change in your values and beliefs because of your experience? Yes I have different attitudes toward people.
The experience included: Presence of unearthly beings
After the NDE:
Was the experience difficult to express in words? No
Do you have any psychic, non-ordinary or other special gifts after your experience that you did not have before the experience? Yes I can sense more things now than before. I feel connected to the other side with more feelings.
Are there one or several parts of your experience that are especially meaningful or significant to you? Waking up and feeling the pain in my head.
Have you ever shared this experience with others? Yes They got scared. They said falling off the horse is much easier than going through what I went through.
At any time in your life, has anything ever reproduced any part of the experience? No