Going Deep within the Earth

For the love of caving!

I went spelunking the other day for 3 hours (just not long enough!) In the Laural Caverns cave, we traveled 41 stories below ground level. Climbing and crawling, getting dirty and wet.

It had just rained the previous night, so a gentle stream guided our way down into the belly of the Earth. Sometimes you could hear the trickle of the stream, sometimes it was so quiet you forgot it was there.

I felt like someone from the movie, Journey to the Center of the Earth.

Okay, well … maybe not anywhere near the same as the movie. But, this is a close as I will probably ever get. I certainly would not mind Brendan Fraser coming along with me. Sigh. He is such a cutie.

There were a few small waterfalls. It is kind of hard to see… but here is one of them.

.Laural Caverns waterfall

What a fabulous time! I want to go again already!

There is no comparison to the feeling of being sooo deep within the Earth. It was like being one with the Earth.

Peaceful.

Serene.

Tranquil.

One guest on the tour was getting visibly nervous as we started our tour. In fact, she only got 15 minutes into the trip. She said she was claustrophobic. I wonder, where does that fear stem … from some deep hidden past life possibly? I have yet to meet someone who can pinpoint their claustrophobia to a point in their current life. I felt bad for her as she turned around to go back.

Quartz sand lined the floor of this particular cave. It was so soft and smooth. The guide said that the minerals found in the cave were quartz, limestone and calcium. There must have been iron in the dirt as well, since it was tinted red. When I came out of the cave, I was covered in the reddish dirt.

Quartz Sand in Hand

After an hour of hiking over large boulders (I would not have wanted to be there when they fell from the ceiling of the cave!), we shut off our lights for a about 10 minutes.

It was very dark.

The purpose was beyond seeing how dark it can be without the sun, it was to have us use our touch, feel, and other senses to climb around an immense boulder. Everyone was bumping into one another, but laughing, it was a good time. What a great idea from a great guide!

There were names etched with the heat of old lamps used to walk through this cave. Some dates were from well over 100 years ago. Kindred spirits who love a good adventure I am sure!

I just wish that he allowed some time to just “be” in the cave. We were always moving along. Next time…

Caving - what a fabulous time

About Karen Kubicko

www.KarenKubicko.com I found my joy in studying and participating in past life regressions. Ask me any question on past life regression and I will blog the answer. By re-experiencing my own personal past lives, I’ve learned a great deal about myself on multiple levels. I have remembered nearly forty past lives. Through total immersion into each memory, I have released a variety of unfounded fears, explained relationships, alleviated health issues, reawakened psychic talents and explained my fondness of certain time periods and geographic locations. When you personally remember a past life, you can heal yourself of health issues and phobias. Do you have any unfounded fears or phobias in your life? Do you have a nagging health issue? Are these issues unfounded in your current lifetime? Think about it. In my book, Life Is Just Another Class – One Soul’s Journey Through Past Life Regression, I share some of these lifetimes with you, in hopes that I will inspire and excite you to take your own spiritual journey. It is available on Amazon and at Barnes & Noble. We experience several lives here on Earth to learn and to grow. I invite you to embrace this classroom we call Earth and get to know why you are truly here in this lifetime. xoxox Karen
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13 Responses to Going Deep within the Earth

  1. What an amazing way to connect with the Earth!!!

  2. Sounds like a great time. I am not that comfortable in caves. But, I was comfortable watching the Brendon Fraser movie just last night. 🙂 Keep doing what you love!

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  4. I love it. It’s weird to be in the earth.

  5. my secret love for you says:

    Very nice, I want to do a trip to go a place in Virginia, I hope soon.

    • Very cool, My Secret,
      I really, really loved this trip. I have been in many caves, but this trip was the best since it was not just a “tourist” group pushed through.
      Are you going to the cave that has the organ like formation in VA?
      Namaste,
      Karen

  6. shane says:

    sounds good I love caveing up at Jenolan Caves up in the west of nsw near bathurst

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