It is worth noting that you don’t need to be near-death in the physical sense to experience the phenomenon commonly associated with the near-death experience – and to be transformed. Rather, the phenomenon is far broader in scope and affects millions of people around the world.
The phenomenon goes by many different names which can be quite confusing, however, ultimately it is a collective expansion of spiritual consciousness on this planet. Experiencers may have experienced one, a few or all of the following features of the spiritually transformative experience—
Communities of experiencers & researchers—