Many instances exist of small children who seem to remember and describe their previous life in another body, another place, and with other people. These memories emerge usually shortly after these children begin to talk.
It is possible to spend one's entire lifetime without ever experiencing the mystical realms or even without being aware of their existence.
Patients reported that their psychedelic sessions were an invaluable experiential training for dying.
As long as I had easy access to psychedelics at the government-sponsored research project, most of my energy went into psychedelic sessions.
I spent much of my later childhood and adolescence very, very involved and interested in art, and particularly in animated movies.
The study of consciousness that can extend beyond the body is extremely important for the issue of survival, since it is this part of human personality that would be likely to survive death.