The scientist Freeman Dyson shared his mystical experience of "cosmic unity" he had as a teenager.
This film has many wonderful mystical themes on the nature of the soul, the afterlife, premortality, and the meaning of life.
He has a mystical experience in which he sees "Pure White Light" and feels an "All-Embracing Love."
Physics tells us that all things are made up of massless light-speed particles that have become bound together giving rise to mass and spacetime. Is this the Incarnation?
This song is almost like a "First Vision" in itself, full of mystical allusions and symbols, suddenly realizing the Light, the Love, the One.
Where does spacetime come from? Might our mind generate it as a kind of illusion in consciousness? How might we transcend this illusion in contemplation?
The sitcom celebrity of How I Met Your Mother had an entheogenic "First Vision" experience of "Christ," and lives to tell about it.
A mystical experience of a boy in 1939 Wisconsin remarkably resembles many other such "First Vision" experiences in history.
Many mystics describe seeing a bright light in their experiences. What is that?
God is always present, but our thought-filled minds become veiled from recognizing that Presence.