At the same time, you can't really remember experiencing anything at all, unless you had a dream. This is mainly to seek help as they may feel closer to the person who they are trying to contact as opposed to their family members on Earth. Refer to the article: It is said that sometimes our ancestors help us, is it correct? Due to the sheer scale of this comment community, we are not able to give each post the same level of attention, but we have preserved this area in the interests of open debate. During the dream or sleep state, the mind is more receptive to messages from the subtle. "The first time was right before the accident and the only thing in my mind was 'oh fuck'. During the trip, his friend drowned. You can also choose to be emailed when someone replies to your comment. 4. In approximately 5% of cases the meaning of such dreams of dead relatives can be attributed to the dead relatives wanting to help their descendants by giving them messages through their dreams. "I am still an atheist, and now I know that there is no such thing as God or Heaven. No part of this website may be reproduced in any form. No thoughts, no consciousness, nothing. But I believe that your belief is your belief. It only stopped after a specific ritual was conducted. Then one day after many years, he faced his fears and said to his friend in the dream, “Look I am sorry I was not there for you. Nehemiah 13:26 Did not Solomon king of Israel sin by these things? Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. yet among many nations was there no king like him, who was beloved of his God, and God made him king over all Israel: nevertheless even him did outlandish women cause to sin. Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savor. Spiritual reasons are mainly two-fold. That's when I started to understand how serious my situation really was. In this article, through spiritual research, we shed some light on this issue from both a psychological and spiritual viewpoint. Andrew said that once, while at University, he did not go on a trip with his friend because he was competing in an event that his friend had trained him for. therefore is wrath upon thee from before the LORD. Much like a dreamless nap, you don't just wake up and feel like time just jumped ahead. Now I can tell my friends that I've been dead and come back to life etc' but most of those thoughts were the morphine talking. "The second time I had no idea. Soon after the funeral, Andrew’s deceased friend began to appear in his dreams. Recently a friend of mine, Andrew (not his real name), visited me at the SSRF research centre and narrated how he had been plagued by dreams of a close friend who had died in a tragic accident. Death is only a man-made term after all. I experienced something, and that something was nothing.". "I had no idea, it was just black emptiness. What they experienced was just a sort of dream.”. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. Here the images of dead relatives that appear in the dream are eruptions from our sub-conscious mind. And hopefully my impact will be positive! It is like the apostle's warning to his converts, "A little leaven leaveneth the whole lump" (1 Corinthians 5:6). It would be the same dream each time and it would recur every few days. do what you must … kill me if you will, I don’t care.” From the next day onwards he did not have the dream ever again. The reasons subtle-bodies, in the afterlife, find it easier to communicate through dreams as opposed to the waking state is because during the waking state the person who they are trying to contact, is more engrossed in the five senses and does not have concentration of the mind. The only difference is that the accident one, I remember the seconds before a lot more clear. So whatever it is you want from me …. He did not have the strength to go to the funeral. The other reason is trying to seek revenge, to get even with some relative. A few of them, welcome seeing dead relatives and a few are fearful of the same. "So if the doctors wouldn't have said anything I would've just thought that I took a dreamless nap.". Spiritual reasons are mainly two-fold. Dead Bird Omens are not as ominous as we might expect. Their questions include, ‘Has my father moved on in the afterlife?’, ‘Has he gone to heaven?’, ‘What are they trying to tell me?’, etc. "I definitely fear it less. Ec Ecc Eccles.) 3. Spiritually death is not an end but a transition. Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking smell: so does a little folly him that is in reputation for wisdom and honor. Sometimes even close friends who are deceased appear in one’s dreams. Dead family members will generally try to contact the family member (or appear in their dreams) who they feel is most likely do something for them. A dream can be considered spiritual in nature if the same dream recurs at least 3 times. Through spiritual research we have found that there are psychological and spiritual reasons for seeing dead family members in dreams. We have found that people who have had untimely or violent deaths are more likely to appear in dreams as opposed to people who have had normal deaths such as after a prolonged illness. It is said that sometimes our ancestors help us, is it correct? It's a fascination with life that's at the root of our fascination with death. The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. A short nap with no dream, you wake up and it feels like you've been sleeping a long time, when in reality it's only been about 15 minutes. make to stink, make to ferment, the oil of the perfumer, OT Poetry: Ecclesiastes 10:1 Dead flies cause the oil (Ecclesiast. To record sound with a PCI Power Mac, you have to launch the new SimpleSound DA instead. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. "The only reason I know is because the doctors were obligated to share the information with me. 30% of the time the reason is psychological and 70% of the time it is spiritual. ", “The two experiences were exactly the same. Psychological reasons can include a feeling of guilt or regret for not having spent time with a loved one before he/she died or some anxiety about that departed family member. Consciousness is something neither science nor philosophy can adequately define and it takes a living being to experience it, so perhaps someone who spent a short while medically dead is our best insight into post-life. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? A short nap with no dream, you wake up and it feels like you've been sleeping a long time, when in reality it's only been about 15 minutes. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. If you encounter one on your path or even if you accidentally hit… One meaning is that after death, the subtle-body of the dead family member needs help and is trying to contact its descendant on the Earth region (Bhūlok) of existence. Once he saw that Andrew would never understand, the subtle-body of the deceased friend retreated, never to ask again. When you die, you just stop existing, nothing to worry about!". Andrews’s correct action should have been to help organise a ritual to be conducted to help his deceased friend. My reasoning behind that is no God would ever put a person and family through such a experience. "Then reality sets in, and I realised that 'wow, I could've been dead right now.' In only 10% of cases there is a negative energy masquerading as the dead relative in the dreams. "So yeah, you were dead for a couple of minutes, just FYI" hahaha. What it’s like to be dead, according to a guy who died for 2 minutes, You may not agree with our views, or other users’, but please respond to them respectfully, Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory or inciteful language is not acceptable, Do not impersonate other users or reveal private information about third parties, We reserve the right to delete inappropriate posts and ban offending users without notification. Then I was awake and in pain again. 2. Through spiritual research, we have found (with regard to the spiritual reasons) that approximately 65% of the time, it is the ancestor’s need for help in the afterlife and 30% of the time, it is to seek revenge or to trouble the descendant on the Earth plane of existence. Dead like Me: Life After Death is a 2009 American fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Herek and written by John Masius and Stephen Godchaux, based on the short-lived 2003 television series Dead Like Me, created by Bryan Fuller.. This is because the person who has died of natural causes is more mentally prepared for death and therefore finds it easier to move-on in the afterlife. SSRF also recommends that for more severe problems due to departed ancestors or family members, along with chanting Shri Gurudev Datta, some specific rituals such as, It is the spiritual level/ability of the priest conducting the ritual and the. "All I want to accomplish in life is to have fun and make other people's lives better as best as I can. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. Andrew felt that standing up to his deceased friend in a dream was the correct thing to do. kaputski (comparative more kaputski, superlative most kaputski) broken, broken down. It was just all black. Nehemiah 6:13 Therefore was he hired, that I should be afraid, and do so, and sin, and that they might have matter for an evil report, that they might reproach me. In that light, finding a dead bird might actually be a good omen. "So yes and no. What is the meaning behind dreaming of dead family members in dreams? However, dreams of the departed are not necessarily limited to dead family members. Do we experience anything comparable to what we call 'consciousness'? 2 Chronicles 19:2 And Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the LORD? 75th birthday of His Holiness Dr Athavale, Music and Dance – A Spiritual Perspective, List of Abstracts and Papers prepared by the Maharshi University of Spirituality, World War 3 & Natural Disasters – A Survival Guide, Finding Happiness Through Spiritual Practice, Spiritual Principles for Fast Spiritual Development, Personality Defect Removal and Personality Improvement, Serving God – Service to the Truth (satseva), Influence of Negative Energies on Society.