posted on Dec, 13 2009 @ 01:23 AM
Originally posted by PontiacWarrior
I am happy everyone else is so sure. I... am sorry Monts. I have no belief, because I don't know what to believe. I have no references, no
I can totally understand you not knowing what to believe.... I was at that same point a while ago. I had no real spiritual experiences (I think I
might have seen a ghost once... but I can't be sure), so I had nothing to really base my faith on. Then I started following what my heart said...
I went to the bookstore... bought a bunch of books on death and read. I really thought hard about what my heart was telling me, and it was telling me,
and still does, that there is something wonderful out there that we can't even begin to describe or understand.
Then I looked up all the different ideas, and found that karmic reincarnation cycles seemed to make the most logical sense. Seeing as how everything
in the universe is logical by nature, why shoudln't death be logical also? What better way of experiencing life could there be other than living it
as often as possible, in the most wide range of experiences as possible in order to gain a better understanding not only of the universe, but of your
As for your dad, I wouldn't be surprised if he had an NDE, however with lots of drugs in his system, one can never be too sure. The reason you never
hear about NDE's, and the reason why your Dad probably never really talked about it much is because NDE's are such a far out, indescribable
experience that people who witness them are afraid that talking about them, even with their closest friends and family, will result in ridicule and
criticism. If people were more open and willing to listen with an open mind, I'm sure that everyone would be totally surprised by the amount of
people who have had such or similar experiences.