Old Souls

At the end of a full life comes the time of old age.  Much that can be said about an Old Soul is what would be said about an old person.  Usually old people have traveled to many places and done many things.  They are a storehouse of wisdom and understanding because of this range of experience.  But in spite of their competence they do not usually accomplish very much.  Because of the age of the body, there is often a tiredness about them that prevents much expenditure of effort.  They are quieter than younger people, have a more relaxed lifestyle, and are more subdued in their manner of expression.  They have mellowed out considerably compared to their younger days.  The energy and excitement of youth is mostly gone.

It is very similar with Old Souls.  They have access through the subconscious to a great wealth of experience.  Often they become teachers to pass this knowledge and wisdom on, but to a limited number of students — there is little desire or effort to release their understanding into the world in general.  In fact, in the last Levels, some Old Souls can be so world-weary that they are ready to just lay down and die.  Like a person in the last decade of life, the Old Soul is “winding down” so to speak, or “in retirement”, preparing for death, settling the estate, and tying up loose ends. In terms of the theory of reincarnation, the Old Soul is clearing the way for the final break with the physical plane.

They often:

Are loners
Have few psychological problems
Are easy to be around
Are inherently ethical
Can see the “cosmic picture”

Are not mainstream

(Adapted from The Michael Teachings)


Learn more about them in this series of essays from don Mateo Sol and Aletheia Luna in these Concordance Blog articles.

Ancient, Infinite Wisdom: Old Souls And Intuition
9 Signs You Are An Old Soul
10 Universal Problems Old Souls Experience

15 Signs You Are in a Relationship with an Old Soul
Why Are Old Souls Generally Not Accepted by Family and Friends?
6 Intriguing Myths About Old Souls

Also from don Mateo and Aletheia:

15 Mind-Altering, Crazy Facts About Life
Mind, Body, Spirit and Soul: What’s the difference?
4 Eccentric Ways Trees Can Heal You
7 Ways Your True Self is Trying to Guide You
The Difference Between Fate and Destiny