Month: May 2006

Interview with Jeffrey Mishlove

I’m delighted to present another interview. This time the interview is with Jeffrey Mishlove, Ph.D. of parapsychology. For a background read about Jeffrey in the post: Jeffrey (Jeff) Mishlove – profile of a parapsychology researcher. This interview was also conducted by email. On your site you’re telling the story how you began researching parapsychology. You tell about the event when your uncle came into your dream and you’ve had a very special experience. What was so special about this event that changed your whole life? Two things were very special. First, it was intensely emotional. This is the only time in my life I ever awakened from a dream and found myself singing and crying simultaneously. Second, it had a veridical component. The dream occurred at approximately the same time as my Uncle Harry’s death. It gave me cause to believe that it was more than a mere dream. It was a contact with a world beyond death. You’re the only known holder of a Ph.D. in parapsychology from a credited US university. That raises several questions. First, if parapsychology is a credible science why isn’t it studied in major universities. It is studied at major universities in Europe and elsewhere. However, within academia, there is a very strong, materialist prejudice against the very possibility that psi phenomena exist. People who conduct research, or teach, in these areas become...

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Jeffrey (Jeff) Mishlove – profile of a parapsychology researcher

Here’s a profile of one of the greatest living researchers of parapsychology and ESP phenomena. Jeffrey (Jeff) Mishlove, 59, is the only known doctor of parapsychology awarded by an accredited, American university. Although some institutions propose some degrees in parapsychology, his doctorate was awarded by the University of California at Berkeley in 1980. During his years of research Mishlove has published four books: “The Roots of Consciousness: Psychic Exploration Through History, Science and Experience” was published in 1975 by Random House. Second book, “Psi Development Systems”, based on his doctoral dissertation was released in 1983. It is an evaluation of ancient and modern methods for training extrasensory abilities. The third book, “Thinking Allowed”, released by Council Oak Books, is a collection of thirty-two interviews from the television series by the same name. His fourth book “The PK Man: A True Story of Mind Over Matter” tells about his 20 years of research of a most extraordinary man, Ted Owens. This man was one of the most powerful psychics on earth with amazing abilities to influence weather on a large scale. Dr. Mishlove had first a radio program and then a weekly television program where he has interviewed hundreds of leading figures in psychology, philosophy, science, health and spirituality. Video tapes of these interview are available for sale. Mishlove is a past-president of the California Society for Psychical Study and...

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Bookshelf

I’ve created a new section on the site, called ‘Bookshelf‘. On the bookshelf I’m going to display the books that I like the most in the fields of parapsychology, healing and other items of interest to the visitors of the site, including short reviews of each book. Please visit the section regularly for updates. Bookshelf can be accessed from the left side menu on the site. Educate yourself by reading...

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Interview with Larry Plato – Jose Silva Mind Control Method and Silva Ultramind expert

After a computerless weekend I’m here to announce my second interview. This time the interview is with Larry Plato, who is an expert in the Jose Silva Mind Control and Silva Ultramind systems with more than 30 years of experience. Larry is one of the moderators of the Silva Ultramind group on Yahoo! Groups. This interview was also held by email and is unedited. 1. Can you tell when and how you came to know of the Silva Method and why have you studied it? I was working as a Locomotive Engineer coming into Port Huron, Michigan. We were staying at the Huron Hotel and there were some classes being held there. I talked with the Instructor during several brakes and found when the next class was being held, and made arrangements to attend. As to why? All my life I have had strange thing happen and at that time I was looking for answers. 2. What benefits did you experience from the Silva Method in the short term after taking the course? Better working relationships, My wife had left on 5 April 1974 and taken our 4 children to Houston, Texas. and in the spring of 75 asked for a divorce. I filed and on October 5 of 1975 was granted a divorce and I was given custody of the children. In July I took my eleven year...

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Steve Pavlina on Psychic Development

Steve Pavlina has started to write about psychic development after visiting “I can do it!” seminar. He’s written an introduction article which somewhat resembles my article Belief levels and the path of a healer which deals with the importance of belief in the development of psychic and healing powers. I recommend reading Steve’s post since he writes in a good style and will continue writing on this topic for several weeks to come. I’m glad Steve has deceided to write on this topic since it will help to raise the awareness of this topic. Steve’s article: Psychic Development Related: ESP blocks are in our minds How to develop ESP Developing ESP – First...

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