Numinous‐like auras and spirituality in persons with partial seizures

  title={Numinous‐like auras and spirituality in persons with partial seizures},
  author={R. Dolgoff-Kaspar and A. Ettinger and Sarit A Golub and K. Perrine and C. Harden and S. Croll},
  • R. Dolgoff-Kaspar, A. Ettinger, +3 authors S. Croll
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Epilepsia
  • This study investigated hyperreligiosity in persons with partial epilepsy by exploring a relationship between aura symptoms and spirituality. It was reasoned that patients with high frequencies of auras that are suggestive of metaphysical phenomena, termed numinous‐like auras, would report increased spirituality of an unconventional form, both during their seizures and generally. Numinous‐like auras included: dreaminess/feeling of detachment, autoscopy, derealization, depersonalization, time… CONTINUE READING
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