The Peace of God to all that belong to the Light,
Hypnosis is a discipline that is as old as civilization. It appeared first time probably in Ancient Egypt or in Ancient India, but it was clear than
when Marco Polo visited China in the XIII century it was already there.
Hypnosis state is a kind of trance in which critical judgment is visibly reduced, the person obeys instructions or suggestions given by the hypnotist
, who, however, to be able to perform it must have gained the trust of the person that is hypnotized.
Hypnosis is a state of human consciousness involving focused attention and reduced peripheral awareness and an enhanced capacity for response to
Theories explaining what occurs during hypnosis fall into two groups. Altered state theories see hypnosis as an altered state of mind or trance,
marked by a level of awareness different from the ordinary conscious state. In contrast, Non-state theories see hypnosis as a form of imaginative
Modern Hypnosis appeared in Europe in between the XVI and XVII centuries with notable Physicians like Paracelsus, Franz Anton Mesmer, and James Braid
in Switzerland, Germany, and Scotland respectively who associated it with the theory of the animal magnetism, a kind of energy that can be used to
enter in the subconscious mind of others and reprogram it.
Phillipus Bombastus Paracelsus
Franz Anton Mesmer
James Braid and Hypnosis in Surgery
There has been many uses of Hypnosis, the medical and dentistry ones are fully accepted and practices by thousands of professionals of health sector
for its anesthetic properties, that can replace chemical anesthetics perfectly in carrying out surgery. Also it is very well know its reduction of
bleeding properties, since under hypnosis veins and arteries can be contracted to slow down or even stop the flow of blood.
Gregory Rasputin was a so famous Hypnotist from the Ural region of Western Siberia born in 1866that appeared in the Imperial court of Russia by the
1910s and became extremely powerful politically thanks to his skills to stop the hemorrhages of the Tsarevitch Aleksei Romanov who suffered
Grigori Efimovich Rasputin
During the political crisis of Russia in 1917 there were many accusations against the influence of Rasputin over the Royal couple, suggesting that he
was the real ruler of Russia until his murder in 1916 by a political plot carried by Prince Felix Yusupoff and the Duma politician
In the 1950s an extremely gifted Hypnotist made a brilliant career as stage illusionist in Atlantic City, New Jersey, where Donald Trump has his
Taj Mahal casino, his name was Harry Arons, who later founded the so prestigious Ethical Hypnosis Society in west Orange, NJ.
Pls read: en.wikipedia.org...
Arons became the most influential figure of the modern hypnosis in the US, he taught hundreds of physicians and dentists in his Institute and also
published various specialized magazines Hypnosis Quarterly since 1950s to 1970s on the subject.
Harry Arons and Ethical Hypnosis
As writer, Arons was part to be editor of Hypnosis Quarterly, author of "New Master Course in Hypnotism;" Co-author of "Handbook of Professional
Hypnosis" with Marne F. H. Bubeck, Clinical Psychologist and author of "Hypnosis in Criminal Investigation" where he pioneered in utilizing hypnosis
in the judicial system.
Arons never disclosed fully how he learnt Hypnosis, in interviews on the radio he used to say he was a self educated person in the art, but in
articles he claimed to be taught by his own father, who was a Lithuanian immigrant and who claimed to have learnt his skills from Rasputin himself
before the revolution.
One of the most famous students that took the courses of Arons in 1970s was the famous Barrie Konicov, who founded an empire on the business of
hypnosis tapes in 1980s, and also had one of the most notorious scandals of Tax evasion of the US History and was a candidate to the Congress for the
state of Michigan by the Libertarian party in 1994.
Barrie Leslie Konicov Hypnosis Tapes Tycoon
Other famous Hypnotist coming from Eastern Europe was Georgi Gurdieff, a Armenian-Greek business man born also in 1866 in the Caucasus mountains who
made a very successful Hypnotist career in Georgia and Russia, and then moved to France after the Bolshevik Revolution claiming that he also was a
healer at the service of the Russian Imperial Court after the death of Rasputin.
He wrote a famous book in the Subject Titled :" Advices of Beelzebub to his grandson!"
Georgi I. Gurdieff Hypnotist Guru
There is a Gurdieff foundation operating in Philadelphia, the same city where Donald Trump studied and graduated in the Business School of
University of Pennsylvania.
Gurdieff foundation at Philadelphia
This a hypothesis proposed by the so prestigious Forbes Magazine published in November 28th of 2015 an article of Ralph Benko, where the
journalist pointed that Donald Trump might be using well known techniques of mass hypnosis in his speeches.
Forbes Magazine: Donald Trump, Political
Have you noticed the way he moves his hands?
I mean the way he uses to move them in pendulum motion and then join the fingers of them, look like in an Indian mudra pose?
Also the special modulation of his voice, in many moments he speaks less loudly whispering key phrases to the microphone , and the mesmerizing way
he look with his piercing eyes to the public,
Well those tricks used in Hypnosis to capture the attention of people while he is sending powerful suggestions to their minds to support and vote for
Adolf Hitler was also a Master of Political mass Hypnosis, have you noticed that he also used exhaustively his hands in his speeches? :
How Hitler used Mass Hypnosis techniques
Mass Hypnosis: Adolf Hitler is Back!
Carly Fiorina was Right when labeled him as an entertainer, in the first or second debate, but she was short in to describe what kind of entertainer:
a fine stage hypnotist, a master of illusionism, able to make the masses of supporters to dream in a Future that only exist in his mind.
The thread is of course open to the free discussion of these claims, provided that you remain in topic and under the respect to the rules of decorum
and mutual respect in the communication.
Thanks for your attention,
The Angel of Lightness
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