Mumbai: A minor girl has allegedly committed suicide in her attempt of astral travelling in Bhoiwada area of Mumbai’s Parel, according to Zee News sources.Also Read - Teenage Mumbai Girl Suspected of Being Obese was 27-weeks Pregnant
15-year-old Shravanani’s family told the police that she was continuously watching videos related to astral travelling on YouTube for the past few days. Also Read - Mumbai Girl Slashed In the Face By Boss For Demanding Salary
Astral travelling, or astral projection, refers to a wilful out-of-body experience, during which one’s soul separates from the physical body and traverses the astral plane with intention. People often experience this state during illness or when involved in a near death experience. Also Read - Mumbai girl drowns at Bandra Bandstand while taking selfies with friends
While it is said that it is possible to practice astral projection at will, however, no such incidence has been officially reported till date.