Psychic Abilities: Could You Have Them?
Do You Have To Be Born Psychic?
Are people born with psychic abilities or is it something one can gain? There are many books on the subject of psychic abilities and a recurrent thought is that people are born with the ability to be psychic, though all may not develop their abilities. A person may have a “strong intuition” or “follow their gut” when faced with a problem. A mother may know her child is injured before she is told. All these situations are different levels of psychic abilities.
Increase Your Gut Feeling aka Intuition, Sixth Sense and ESP
Increasing your own intuition or gut feelings involves little work. When you have a feeling, write it down or voice record it as soon as you can. Keep a journal of what you felt. When you have confirmations, write them down, all with the date and time. You may not get confirmation every time, but what you felt may mean something later on. Before we move on, the common misconceptions must be addressed. Not understanding these can undermine any good you are doing in your road to self awareness and stronger intuition
A common misconception is that psychics are right, every time, all the time. What often happens is that the intuition or vision came through as symbols or signs. It is like a puzzle. One may visit a psychic and then think the answer was “wrong” when things did not turn out exactly as he or she said it would. It is important to understand as you develop your own intuition that you may not see things clearly, exactly as it is going to be. Sometimes a person has to learn something from the event and this would not happen if they were given complete information.
It helps when working with enhancing your intuition to know the subject or situation. Pick simple things at first like “is that person going to buy the orange or not?” Then concentrate on what your gut is telling you. Relax your mind and see what you Feel not Think. As you watch the person (be careful to not act like a stalker, just like you are waiting to get close to the fruit), you will see what they pick up. If they pick up the fruit that you felt, then you can feel relatively certain that you were correct. Relatively certain?? You mean that is not certain? Remember that they have not paid for the fruit and could still put it back. You do not want to get arrested for stalking or hit with a stalk of celery for acting like a creep, so it is best to just try to see the person get in the checkout line and leave it at that.
What do you mean feel, not think? Aren’t they the same thing?
No, they are not. Feeling and thinking are two different things when referring to psychic abilities. When you feel you are using your gut feeling. When you think you are relying on your logical brain to make the decision. Logic does not always play well with intuition, logic wants to be in charge but your intuition needs to delve into the deeper parts of your mind to work. Take a deep breath and do not think. Let the idea flow, come to you. When you are using your intuition you will learn that it actually feels differently physically than thinking does. Take some time out in your life and do some simple meditation sessions.
Simple meditation involves relaxing the mind and releasing tension. You can listen to music but to start with, let’s meditate without music. Imagine yourself sitting in a very quiet, but comfortable place. You want to meditate, not fall asleep like I did when I was first learning this. Breath in and out slowly, releasing all thought from your mind. If you realizing you are thinking, tell yourself “No. No thoughts” You will reach the point that your mind is blank; you can sense the darkness, the emptiness. At this point you should focus, yes think, on your subject. But only focus on the problem; nothing around the problem. For example: you are low on money. Do not focus on what can happen if you do not pay the bills, only focus on what needs to happen, what changes need to take place to bring more money to you. You will begin to see things, like watching a movie. You are accessing parts of your brain you may not have accessed before. Let the visions flow and when they start repeating themselves it is time to stop your session. Write down what you saw and felt but do not act yet. Take time and feel what you saw. You can do this later, while you are cooking dinner or riding the bus. Think about what you were supposed to learn from what you saw. You have completed a simple meditation session.
So, now I am a psychic, right?
No. Revealing your intuition is one thing, releasing your psychic abilities is different. When the new ability to continuously have your psychic abilities revealed happens, it can be very overwhelming. You may reach the point that you cannot walk down the sidewalk without knowing what your neighbors’ are doing. Now that you have reached this point in your abilities, you need to calm it down. Being psychic and having psychic abilities are different. You can be psychic, but if you are not in control of it, you can feel information from the person in the next house over and confuse it for information for the person sitting on your couch. Once you have reigned in your new found ability, and can focus on one thing at a time, without interference, then you are a psychic.
100% Psychic and True
To be 100% correct is not going to happen. If a psychic claims to be 100% correct, you know that they are not a true psychic. Oftentimes people will make claims to know everything about a person so that they can make money. Do not fall into this trap. Be honest with yourself and accept that you will be “wrong” sometimes and you will be wrong sometimes. If you see a situation turn out different than you expected, check yourself. How do you feel? It may not be that you are wrong; but that you are to learn from the experience or that you interpreted what you felt incorrectly.
Now that you have the basics, try to release your intuition
You Have Felt The Light
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