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Just like we see images of god in the sky, can we also see the devil?

  1. jirel profile image70
    jirelposted 5 years ago

    Seriously, sometimes when you look at the sky,its so beautiful.The clouds formed make the appearance of beautiful animals, angels and gods.But sometimes, even when I'm in a good mood, especially at night, I find the moon frightening as if devil has taken over it.Similarly, sometimes, the shape of the clouds are so scary that I stop looking at the sky.I feel so scared as if something bad is there.Does this happen?I want serious answers please.

    1. Mark Knowles profile image62
      Mark Knowlesposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      As all these things you see are solely in your imagination - there is nothing to be scared of.

      We are pattern-seekers and will always find them. This is how we evolved - nothing scary and nothing real to worry about.

    2. twosheds1 profile image61
      twosheds1posted 5 years agoin reply to this

      We experience a phenomenon called pareidolia, finding patterns where there should be none. It's built into us by evolution. It's why we see the Man in the Moon, see recognizable shapes in clouds, or hear disembodied voices in recordings of background noise (EVP's). In the bathroom of a place I used to work, the pattern in the tile formed a face that looked pretty devilish. But that was pareidolia at work; nothing supernatural about it. I saw it every time I used the bathroom.

      1. ptosis profile image72
        ptosisposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        wow! thankx for the word of the day.

        And I thought this was photoshopped:


  2. psycheskinner profile image83
    psycheskinnerposted 5 years ago

    You will see whatever you unconscious mind is dwelling on.

  3. Druid Dude profile image59
    Druid Dudeposted 5 years ago

    A man once told me that he had seen Elvis Presley in the sky...not a cloud formation...Elvis. I had to believe that he saw something...because that's actually the end of the story, not the beginning.

    1. Disappearinghead profile image79
      Disappearingheadposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Elvis isn't dead, he just went home.

      1. Druid Dude profile image59
        Druid Dudeposted 5 years agoin reply to this

        He was playin' "Amazing Grace" and singing. I know who made him see it. Figure out how it's done, then get back to me! K?

  4. Gypsy Rose Lee profile image86
    Gypsy Rose Leeposted 5 years ago

    I have a six sense and I'm very sensitive to the world beyond. I've seen, heard and felt some pretty strange things. However the one thing that I haven't seen is the Devil but I have felt certain people as being evil and being led by the Devil himself. I think he's in hiding and he lurks within the hearts of evil people. When a criminal screams he killed because he was ordered or told to do so - I believe he was and by the Devil himself. Perhaps the Devil feels that if he reveals himself too much and people in their faith come together for the good they may destroy him once and for all. So he's afraid to show his true face.

  5. jirel profile image70
    jirelposted 5 years ago

    Thank you everyone for the answers.I always wondered about it.I think I'm clear now.So even if the sky looks devilish sometimes,I don't have to worry about it.

  6. Druid Dude profile image59
    Druid Dudeposted 5 years ago

    Twosheds: Look up "Fractals". Those patterns exist throughout nature, from the micro, to the macro-universe.

  7. CR Rookwood profile image86
    CR Rookwoodposted 5 years ago

    I like that old adage, "Speak of the Devil and he is presently at your side."

    I think humans have a capacity for evil, and looking for or talking about the devil is a great way to conjure it up.