Psychic Vampires / How To Protect Yourself
You have probably been a victim of psychic vampires without even knowing it! Learning to protect yourself from psychic vampires is important because these energy predators can drain your life force, which can lead to you feeling worn out, and emotionally drained in your mind, body, and spirit.
What is a Psychic Vampire?
A psychic vampire is a person who feeds off the positive energy, aura ,or life force, of other living beings. They are called by many names – energy vampires, energy drainers, and also energivores.
The reason they prey on other people is because their own energy systems are depleted. An encounter with a psychic vampire will leave you emotionally, mentally, and physically exhausted. After an encounter with one of these vampires, the long term effects of energy loss can be very draining.
People who are a psychic vampire are usually not even aware of it. But those who do know they are an energy drainer, are very dangerous, and they use their powers steal away your positive energy.
Have you ever experienced someone who is always whining about thier failed relationships? Or someone who is constantly complaining to you about their job, or how life is always dealing them a raw deal? Have you ever noticed how you feel drained after being around them? These are examples of psychic vampirism.
How to Identify a Psychic Vampire?
A psychic vampire can be male or female, young or old. They could be your best friend, or even a stranger on the street. It is difficult to identify a psychic vampire just by looking at a person because there are no particular physical traits to look for, but there are signs you can look for.
Here are some common personality traits to be aware of:
- They have low self esteem and a low sense of self worth.
- They feel they are undeserving of good things and positive experiences.
- They need constant reassurance.
- They always seem depressed, unsatisfied, difficult to please, full of self-pity, and lacking in energy.
- They are demanding of your time, effort, advice, knowledge, and opinions.
- They are extremely pessimistic - the glass is always half empty.
- They are controlling and manipulative.
- They are constantly whining about something, and are always looking for a sympathetic ear from anyone who is willing to lend one.
- They are fair-weather friends, and will usually call you or try to meet you, only when they want something from you.
- They are introverted and don’t make friends easily.
- They seem uncomfortable around people, especially when in a group.
- They are all about the drama! Everything that happens to them is blown out of proportion.
- They pout and sulk when they don’t get their own way.
- Some are extremely loud and obnoxious, while others are just the opposite – you will never hear a peep out of them.
- They seem to invade your space, and can show up unannounced all the time.
How A Psychic Vampire Feeds Off Your Energy?
Psychic vampires feed off your energy in many different ways:
- Ambient feeding –Feeding off the collective energy of a group of people.
- Surface Feeding –Feeding of the astral or ethereal energy of a specific person.
- Deep Feeding – Feeding off your core, soul energy.
- Contact Feeding – Draining your energy by touch, such as a hug, a kiss, or even by holding hands.
Are You In The Presence Of A Psychic Vampire?
There are certain tell-tale signs that can warn you about being in the presence of a psychic vampire. When you are in the presence of a person you suspect to be a psychic vampire, you can ask yourself these questions, and if the answer to any of them is a “yes”, then keep guarded!
- Do you feel suddenly and unexplainably sad and low when they are around?
- Do you feel depressed, lonely, and emotionally spent when in their presence?
- Are you suddenly feeling ill, dizzy, nauseous, or drained of energy when together?
- Do you feel tired and fatigued after a short time together?
- Do you find it hard to concentrate when they are around?
- Do you experience sudden headaches or muscle tension when you are with them?
The long term effects of being drained are chronic exhaustion, depression, insomnia, and other sleep related problems. Also irritability, and in some cases, even prolonged illness.
Why It Is Important To Protect Yourself
Your positive energy is yours alone. You have earned your right from the Universe to be happy, satisfied, confident, content, and secure. It is therefore crucial to lean to protect yourself from a psychic vampire, and here are some things you can do:
- You can carry crystals like snowflake obsidian, hematite, or black tourmaline, and they will protect your positive energy.
- To protect your heart or solar plexus chakra, which is the area most energy vampires target, wear a protective crystal over your heart. If you suspect you are in the presence of one, cross your arms over your solar plexus chakra.
- Salt baths or scrubs are a great way to cleanse your body from energy vampires. Not only does it protect you from energy predators, but it also replenishes lost energy after contact with one.
- Cleanse your aura with white sage.
- You can call on your spirit guides to protect you to guard your aura.
- You can surround yourself in a protective white light, which will keep negative energies at bay.
How To Place A White Light Of Protection Around Yourself
Surrounding yourself with a protective white light can help you connect to the Universe, and keep yourself safe from these energies vampires.
- Find a quiet room, then sit and make yourself comfortable. Place your thumbs and index fingers together, and then places your hands in your lap.
- Close your eyes and relax your mind. Start taking deep breaths, inhaling deeply through your nose, and exhaling from your mouth. Visualize all your worries, tensions, and thoughts, being exhaled out of your body with each breath.
- Visualize a white light coming down from above, and entering your body through the top of your head.
- Feel this light enveloping every part of your mind, body, and spirit. Fill all the dark spaces in your mind with the brilliance of this light.
- Imagine this white light emerging from the center of your chest, and feel it surround your body in a protective embrace.
- As you do this, silently affirm ‘I am completely protected’. Keep saying this until you feel safe and secure in the protective gleam of the white light.
Psychic vampires are everywhere, but with some practice, you will be able to protect your precious energy from their draining effects. You will interact with psychic vampires in your professional, and even your personal life, so it is vital to know how to deal with them, and keep yourself protected.