Re: Theos-World Re: The early TS, drugs and astral travel.
Dec 14, 2001 12:30 PM
by Bill Meredith
> From: danielhcaldwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Theos-World Re: The early TS, drugs and astral travel.
> Date: Friday, December 14, 2001 1:17 PM
> Brigitte in what you write below, I hope that you are not implying
> that astral travel is only possible through drug use.
> I personally have had out of the body experiences and they were not
> the result of using drugs or smelling the fumes of some drug.
Have you written about these OOB experiences anywhere so that I might read
about and compare them?
> I have also had other paranormal experiences and none of those were
> drug induced.
> Therefore, why should we assume that Blavatsky's "inner experiences"
> or the paranormal experiences of Olcott and others surrounding
> Blavatsky were to a greater or lesser degree the result of drug use?
> More about this in my comments later on what Steve has written.
Well, perhaps you should not assume anything. As for me, I believe that
some of the paranormal experiences of Olcott and others surrounding
Blavatsky may have been drug induced. This seems reasonable to me. It is
based on my own experiences.
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