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Alan McDougall

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Alan McDougall
  • Posts: 2,120
  • Location: South Africa
  • Occupation: Retired Engineer

Hello INTERNET friends it is my hope to share with you some of my life experiences and struggles to find reason truth meaning and purpose for our existence. I have had deep and profound experiences that could be called mysterious or mystical. I have life long insatiably researched into every religious thought both esoteric and conventional.

I like to believe that I am an original thinker and would also like to communicate and receive philosophical, metaphysical, esoteric, astrophysics, astronomical truths.

I am also knowledgeable in the sciences, such as astronomy, physics, and mechanical engineering in heavy industry.
I have read hundreds of books on every topic one could think of. My real love was/is Science fiction of which I have read since I was a boy of seven or eight.

My reading and writings, however, revolve around both fiction and science fact
I am much into the near death phenomenon and out of body experiences of which I have both and I am more than willing to share.

Before my retirement as an Industrial Engineer/Business Analyst, I held many different work titles during my long career at the South African Electricity Supply Commission ESKOM,, such as Industrial/Mechanical Engineer/ Business& System Analyst/IT Manager/Project Planner/Maintenance Planning Officer/Senior Information Officer and much more.

I was involved in introducing and lecturing on the computerized critical path method for turbine and power station boilers on huge up to 2 000 megawatt power stations here in South Africa, where I live
I also worked as a young man on the gold mines in South Africa

My Recent Posts

Mon 19 May, 2014 05:30 am - If Islam is the last message of God then it is a very confusing one. I can make little sense of the vague verses of the Koran, some of them are full of hate, Allah does not come over as a nice sort... (view)
Fri 18 Jun, 2010 04:47 pm - [quote="Krumple"] [QUOTE=William;174897]I think both of you need to take a refresher course of the forum's guidelines. Alan is in the lounge and he is generalizing. Alan is not... (view)
Sat 12 Jun, 2010 12:06 am - The thread I started about my perception of god was admittedly a repeat post, I did this so people who have not read my idea on god might read it and think about it I will avoid doing this in... (view)
Wed 9 Jun, 2010 11:58 pm - Hello Guys, In my imagination I got trapped on an infinity road, No beginning no end. So on my endless ceaseless journey I constructed barriers like walls to end my journey, but the barriers... (view)
Wed 9 Jun, 2010 09:25 am - You know what? instead of staying in this forum where I am mocked with statements like this one below, I will pack up and remain in forums that appreciate my mythical type of writing with... (view)
Tue 8 Jun, 2010 12:46 am - [COLOR=black][SIZE=85]I walked down the road of forever and sat down on the throne of infinity. I am the light being and my everlasting purpose is to banish the dark one.[/SIZE][/COLOR]... (view)
Tue 8 Jun, 2010 12:19 am - [SIZE=85] [/SIZE] [SIZE=85] [/SIZE] [SIZE=85]The physical universe and the Super-consciousness[/SIZE] [SIZE=85] [/SIZE] [SIZE=85]All information, both past, present, and future, exists in the... (view)
Mon 31 May, 2010 09:36 pm - Without the resurrection there would be no Christian religion!! (view)
Fri 28 May, 2010 03:22 am - [url=]War and Peace > February 2009 > United News[/url] Nations or states can develop good relationships, but all of that depends on who is in... (view)
Fri 28 May, 2010 01:16 am - [QUOTE=kennethamy;169815]Why would I have to be one to make that statement? Suppose I said, all politicians are liars. Would I have to be a politician to make [I]that[/I] statement?[/QUOTE]... (view)
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