Ego Death is No Joke: Here’s What Really Happens

Daniel Hannah
10 min readOct 25, 2023

Throughout my spiritual journey, I’ve had some pretty profound experiences. From learning how to astral project to contacting all sorts of entities, some of these experiences have been incredible. In comparison, however, these experiences were surface-level compared to the most real encounter with truth I’ve ever had, ego death: A complete submergence into the currents of consciousness.

My experience with ego death created levels of transformation that I could have never dreamed about. Many years have passed and I still think about that experience a lot, and how transformational it was in my journey of self-realization and personal growth.

In this article, I’m going to tell you all about the phenomenon of ego death. I’m going to share how it works, and what this mystical phenomenon actually means. If you want to read about my personal encounter with ego death, follow the article below. Otherwise, let’s get into it.

Exploring ego death: Understanding the ego

To really get a grasp of ego death, first, you need to understand what the ego is. The way I see it is that the ego is like a plug to reality. It’s what gives you a sense of self, which allows…