Originally posted by dragonking76
I liked Edgar's statement of how anyone can do what he does.
It seems to me when he went into his trances he was tapping into his subconcious(unconcious mind), which is, to me, the most powerful part of the
Either it "knows" more, is connected to something that "knows" more, or is just more observant.
As for which one I prefer, I couldn't say. I can say I have heard of Nostradamus before, but that doesn't really mean anything except popularity.
each person used a 'niche' for psychic expression.
Nostradamus mostly used intellectual mind, (accompanied with Kabbala)
along with Astrology, Tarot, Scrying, to enter that 'Realm' which gave him
access & awareness of events... (be they future or distant events, it was of no consequence...)
Cayce, a modern era man has a following at Virginia Beach, USA, the 'A.R.E.' = associassion for research & elightenment (i think)
~all prompts for a Google search~
Cayce used his 'niche' to access the psychic 'Realm' which he thought of as a 'Hall-of-Records', something like a telepathic record of all human
thoughts/actions in a combined Past-Present-Future which he Accessed
with regularity. It might be that he actually OBEd to this 'noosphere'
during his trances...and interacted with a type of 4th dimensional Theater
and brough that information back to this dimensional-reality of regular-consciousness
I have no preference for either person or the way they connected with their higher-realm...
I have experienced both types of 'connecting' to the universal consciousness, albiet to a much lesser degree than these two icons of prediction...
i'm just not too much judgemental,
PS: the bb code and 'Posting' format seems to work even without the latest update of 'Java', (as noted in the [SUBMIT] rider) all-right
[edit on 19-4-2009 by St Udio]