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Melusine wrote:
>
> David wrote :
> " What does happen--rarely--is merging with another person
> through intense love and devotion. The merging is on a subtle
> level, like the astral. We really are all One, and love is
> how that happens."
>
> Isn't that the first step David and then you can feel the
> whole-world
> love consciousness pass through you to give you tremendous
> power
> and peace and be connected to the One ?

Yes. We all have had the experience of falling in love. The intensity, the constant thinking about the beloved and wanting to please him or her. On the mystical path, this love can and does grow into encompassing more than one person--finding oneself madly in love with 2, 3, or more people--men and women both. It can be very scary. But it is the beginning stages of Unity, of loving everyone intensely. I'm sure it's very hard to bear until one can integrate it, become stabilized in it.

> Weren't the Celts after such an experience when they were
> holding hands on the sacred sites in a Circle of Power and
> Love ?

I'm not familiar enough with the Celts, but I'm sure this Love has been experienced by many people throughout history.
>
> Is such a power capable of making people levitate or
> ascending ?
> like Mary Magdeleine was said to experience while meditating
> in
> a cave for Jesus ? I have read people had to restrain her so
> she
> didn't hurt herself at the ceiling of the Cave ?
> What a wonderful experience of Love and Devotion.

Yes, you are 100% right about Mary. Love can produce levitation. Love and longing for God. The nuns used to have to pull Teresa of Avila off the ceiling of her room where she meditated.
But we do not ascend to God in our physical body, in case that's what you meant. Occasionallly there is levitation, but this "ability" is not sought after as a goal by lovers. The lover's goal is the Beloved. Nothing else matters.
The path of Love is far superior to the path of knowledge, which often leads to a power trip. Love takes us out of our self, and into the Ocean of Love, of God.
David

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reincarnation 508 Melusine 19-Jan-04 20:55
Re: reincarnation 154 Zosimos 19-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 132 Melusine 19-Jan-04 21:59
Re: reincarnation 140 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:09
Re: reincarnation 119 Melusine 20-Jan-04 03:59
Re: reincarnation 120 David L 19-Jan-04 23:24
Re: reincarnation 143 Milo 19-Jan-04 23:38
Re: reincarnation 150 David L 20-Jan-04 15:08
Re: reincarnation 115 Milo 21-Jan-04 00:19
Re: reincarnation 139 David L 21-Jan-04 15:10
Re: reincarnation 132 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:23
Re: reincarnation 130 David L 20-Jan-04 15:03
Re: reincarnation 147 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 21:38
Re: reincarnation 106 David L 20-Jan-04 23:22
Re: reincarnation 129 Melusine 20-Jan-04 18:57
Re: reincarnation 126 Melusine 20-Jan-04 04:12
Re: reincarnation 109 David L 20-Jan-04 15:21
Re: reincarnation 123 gene douglas 20-Jan-04 17:13
Re: reincarnation 121 David L 20-Jan-04 18:54
Re: reincarnation 124 gene douglas 20-Jan-04 19:27
Re: reincarnation 146 David L 20-Jan-04 23:35
Re: reincarnation 138 banah 25-Jan-04 20:54
Re: reincarnation 132 David L 26-Jan-04 04:23
Re: reincarnation 137 banah 30-Jan-04 19:54
Water Symbolism 124 Cleopatra 11-Feb-04 13:59
Re: Water Symbolism 135 David L 11-Feb-04 17:32
Re: reincarnation 166 HarryWJYoung 21-Jan-04 10:16
Re: reincarnation 132 gene douglas 21-Jan-04 13:26
Re: reincarnation 139 HarryWJYoung 22-Jan-04 00:21
Re: reincarnation 148 David L 21-Jan-04 15:26
Re: reincarnation 149 HarryWJYoung 21-Jan-04 16:02
Re: reincarnation 133 David L 21-Jan-04 22:13
Re: reincarnation 134 banah 25-Jan-04 19:41
Re: reincarnation 128 SunSword 14-Feb-04 18:29
Re: reincarnation 119 fiascohoho 20-Jan-04 19:22
Re: reincarnation 141 David L 20-Jan-04 23:41
Re: reincarnation 131 Milo 21-Jan-04 00:39
Re: reincarnation 125 David L 21-Jan-04 02:48
Re: reincarnation 142 Milo 21-Jan-04 03:03
Re: reincarnation 132 David L 21-Jan-04 15:41
Re: reincarnation 132 Milo 21-Jan-04 15:58
Re: reincarnation 127 David L 21-Jan-04 22:20
Re: reincarnation 137 Milo 21-Jan-04 22:52
Re: reincarnation 129 David L 22-Jan-04 01:55
Re: reincarnation 129 Milo 22-Jan-04 02:13
Re: reincarnation 95 Nebankh 22-Jan-04 12:44
Re: reincarnation 123 Milo 22-Jan-04 17:00
Re: reincarnation 118 Nebankh 22-Jan-04 17:34
Re: reincarnation 98 Milo 22-Jan-04 19:09
Re: reincarnation 175 David L 22-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 267 Cesar 22-Jan-04 22:49
Re: reincarnation 191 David L 23-Jan-04 02:37
Re: reincarnation 139 Cesar 23-Jan-04 10:41
Re: reincarnation 201 David L 23-Jan-04 02:53
Re: reincarnation 144 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 09:41
Re: reincarnation 128 David L 23-Jan-04 15:36
Re: reincarnation 158 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 16:35
Re: reincarnation 126 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 17:06
Re: reincarnation 135 David L 23-Jan-04 20:28
Re: reincarnation 368 David L 23-Jan-04 20:10
Re: reincarnation 110 Milo 23-Jan-04 20:50
Re: reincarnation 109 David L 23-Jan-04 23:06
Re: reincarnation 105 Milo 23-Jan-04 23:43
Re: reincarnation 119 David L 24-Jan-04 01:04
Re: reincarnation 126 ArmchairObserver 24-Jan-04 07:43
Re: reincarnation 143 Cesar 24-Jan-04 17:31
Re: reincarnation 134 Cesar 24-Jan-04 00:31
Re: reincarnation 117 Cesar 24-Jan-04 00:45
Re: reincarnation 113 Milo 22-Jan-04 23:17
Re: reincarnation 99 Zosimos 22-Jan-04 22:53
Re: reincarnation 142 lobo-hotei 19-Jan-04 23:26
Re: reincarnation 136 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:27
Re: reincarnation 102 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 09:08
Re: reincarnation 156 RichardC 20-Jan-04 13:06
Re: reincarnation 139 SunSword 14-Feb-04 18:13
Master of your own ship 246 Richard Fusniak 14-Feb-04 18:31
Re: reincarnation 130 David L 19-Jan-04 23:16
Re: reincarnation 128 newrisingsun 19-Jan-04 23:37
Re: reincarnation 116 David L 20-Jan-04 01:33
Re: reincarnation 126 newrisingsun 20-Jan-04 17:04
Re: reincarnation 113 Saorsa 20-Jan-04 08:46
Re: reincarnation 222 Aarooga 20-Jan-04 16:35
Re: reincarnation 99 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 08:20
Re: reincarnation 129 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 09:15
Re: reincarnation 110 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 11:58
Re: reincarnation 106 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 15:33
Re: reincarnation 119 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 16:19
Re: reincarnation 169 Aarooga 22-Jan-04 13:13
Re: reincarnation 115 Saorsa 22-Jan-04 14:48
Re: reincarnation 138 Dominick Ohrbeck 20-Jan-04 20:21
Fuzzy 126 Richard Fusniak 20-Jan-04 23:21
Re: Fuzzy 106 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 08:35
Re: Fuzzy 131 Mark Staab 22-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 126 Segestan 21-Jan-04 16:33
Re: reincarnation 106 Earache 21-Jan-04 21:34
Re: reincarnation 132 Trygve Hogebol 22-Jan-04 07:17
Re: reincarnation 122 Earache 24-Jan-04 13:07
Re: reincarnation 111 Richard Fusniak 25-Jan-04 21:17
Re: reincarnation 109 Earache 31-Jan-04 15:42
Re: reincarnation 125 Alex S 26-Jan-04 01:56
Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 133 Richard Fusniak 27-Jan-04 01:26
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 114 Alex S 27-Jan-04 15:11
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 128 Richard Fusniak 29-Jan-04 02:04
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 143 Alex S 29-Jan-04 12:13
Planetary Consciousness 102 Trygve Hogebol 30-Jan-04 05:59
Re: Planetary Consciousness 123 Mark Staab 30-Jan-04 16:18
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 178 timewaster 29-Jan-04 16:25
The value of regression 139 Richard Fusniak 31-Jan-04 23:17
Re: The value of regression 121 timewaster 02-Feb-04 03:22
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 148 David L 01-Feb-04 01:28
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 115 Trygve Hogebol 02-Feb-04 03:48
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 134 Trygve Hogebol 29-Jan-04 02:58
King or pauper 120 Richard Fusniak 29-Jan-04 12:40
Re: King or pauper 129 Saorsa 29-Jan-04 12:51
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