Astral Projection Keywords

by Charles C. Goodin

Here is a list of astral projection related keywords. Some words may be a bit out there... but then that's the idea -- to be out there! Please let me know if you can think of any other useful terms (especially foreign ones).

Why make such a list? Because when we can think about a subject, and have terminology for it, we can more easily accomplish it.

AKE (Ausserkörperliche Erfahrung) (german for OOBE)
altered mind-body perception
altered states of consciousness
âme vitale
anthropos pneumatikos
asomatic
ascension
assumption
astral
astral body
astral chord
astral double
astral elevation
astral excursion
astral existence
astral projection (AP)
astral travel
awakening
awakening in a dream
aura
Ba
bardo-body
being "out"
bilocation
biolocation
breath of life
body of electricity
body of formative forces
chord
coat travel (magic)
consciousness localized in space outside the body
controlled remote viewing (CRV)
corpus subtile
dédoublement (French)
desire body
detaching
detachment
diamond body
disconnecting
disembodiment
dissociate
dormiens vigila (to sleep wide- awake, lucid dream [alchemy])
double
double(ganger)
doubling
dream travel
dreaming (Castaneda)
dream traveling
dream walking
dual location
eckstacy
ecsomatic experience
ecsomaticity
ecstasys
eidolon
electromagnetic body
élévation astrale
energy body
entrance of the spirit
ESP-projection
etheric body
etheric double
etheric projection
excursion
exsomatic
exteriorisation
exteriorizing
externalisation
extrasensory travel
extrasomatic localization
false sight
fântomes des vivants
fine substance body
flight of the soul
fluidic body
fly (float, jump, soar etc.)
flying (floating, jumping, soaring etc.) body
four-dimensional body
health body
Hellschlaf (fairy tales)
human double
ghost
ghost of the living
going on-line
initiation
interdimensional traveling
KA
Kama Rupa
kesdjun body
kosha-state
larva
leap into the void
leaving the body
levitation
laghima siddhi (Sanskrit)
light body
linga shirira
little death
logging on
lucid dream (Klartraum)
luminescent (shining) body
luminous body
melding
mental body
mind traveling
mystic death
near-death-experience (NDE)
nerve spirit
night travel
OBE
OOBE
oscillation
out-of-body experience (OOBE & OBE)
outstanding (joke)
parasomatic body
phantasms of the living
phantom
phantom body
phoenix
plasma substance
pneuma
pranamayakosha
projection
projection astrale (French)
projection of the etheric body
pseudopia
psi-projecting
psychic navigation
psychic travel
psychological death
radiant body
realizing who you really are
remote viewing (RV)
resurrection
resurrection body
rising out
rolling out
sacred silence
saddle travel (fairy tales)
samadhi (Sanskrit)
scintilla
scintillate body
scrying in the spirit vision
self-projection
separation
shamanic journey
shamanic ecstasy
shining body
silver cord
slipping out (walking out, vibrating out)
somatic double
somnambulism
soul body (soul travel)
spinning out
spirit body (spirit travel)
spiritual body (spiritual travel)
standing there beside yourself (joke) statuvolism
subtle body
temporary death
theta-aspect
to be out of body
trance journey
traveling clairvoyance
traveling ESP
traveling telepathy
travelling spiritually
tulpa, tulku (Tibetian)
twin
uplinking
uploading
utai raidatsu (Japanese)
vayu-siddhi (Sanskrit)
vehicle of cosmic vitality
vehicle of vitality
videha-mukti (Sanskrit)
vital body
voyage astral (French)
voyage de l'ame (French)
walk about
wish body
yid lus