As humans, we have various relationships and unique connections with each other.
Connection is necessary for our survival and mental health.
We have many types of connections that can also vary in depth and purpose.
When you experience an instant connection with someone this is usually a deep connection that is formed with little or no effort.
When we look back on our most memorable connections with others, be these interactions brief or lifelong, these are likely some of the instant connections in our life.
To more clearly understand our experiences we can explore some of the signs of an instant connection with someone.
If you are questioning and curious to know whether you have an instant connection with someone and you are experiencing many of these signs then you have likely encountered one.
Within this article, we will discuss the signs of an instant connection with someone, as well as look deeper into what may cause one and the meaning behind it.
What Are The Signs Of An Instant Connection With Someone?
1. Your intuition leads you to each other
One of the first signs of an instant connection with someone is that your first meeting happens naturally.
By following your intuition you may have met someone you have an instant connection with unexpectedly, by both being at the right place at the right time.
You may have followed your intuition in accepting a particular meeting, invitation, or project that leads to your meeting and having an instant connection with someone.
2. You feel drawn to interact with each other
Another sign of an instant connection is the strong intrigue that draws you to interact with each other.
This could happen when you first see each other or even when you first become aware of each other.
You may see a picture or name of the person and already feel drawn to them in a way that can include but is beyond physical appearance.
This is the instant instinctual recognition of your deep connection.
3. You quickly discover your shared interests
When you find someone that you have an instant connection with it a very likely that you quickly find out what your common interests are.
The people that we share an instant connection with are often what we can call our kindred spirits.
We are of course each individual and different in many ways but it is quite common that we will have some shared interests, values, or philosophies with the people that we share an instant connection with.
When we connect instantly we are more likely to take the time and have the conversations that lead to us discovering our shared interests.
4. You feel comfortable sharing the true you
A common sign that you share an instant connection with someone is the effortless comfort that you feel around them.
You do not think twice about how you express yourself.
Your words and actions reflect who you know yourself to be and you feel comfortable being yourself in their presence.
5. You feel understood and accepted
This sign is related to and elaborates on the sign above. Instant connections can allow us to feel deeply acknowledged.
When we go with the flow and share our true selves, including the parts that we consider oversharing or messy.
We will be met with a natural acceptance and understanding by the person or people that we share this connection with.
We may also find ourselves more easily understanding, sympathizing, and accepting what this person shares with us.
This feeling further deepens the connection.
6. You trust each other easily
Once again this sign is interlinked with the previous signs as trust is an integral part of the foundation that allows us to share our truth and accept ourselves and others.
This is another sign of an instant connection, you will instinctively sense that this is a person that you can trust and this trust will be solidified over time as you interact.
7. Your conversations are meaningful
When you have an instant connection with someone the content of your conversations will be meaningful.
Your conversations may be inspiring, enlightening, memorable, and enjoyable.
This type of connection will naturally be meaningful and valuable in many different ways.
8. You can be together in silence comfortably
Even though the conversation is enjoyable, meaningful, and flows easily; silent moments will be just as easy.
This is one of the signs of a strong instant connection; the ability to comfortably spend time together in silence.
You are connected beyond words, beyond the physical, and even beyond time and space.
9. You respect one another
Another sign of an instant connection is that you will approach and interact with each other with respect.
You will naturally pick up on each other's boundaries and preferences, connecting in ways that prioritize each other's comfort and wellbeing in all aspects.
10. You are loyal to one another
This sign is tied to the point above as respect is part of loyalty.
Loyalty to the people or person that you experience an instant connection with also extends beyond just respect and integrity.
Your loyalty may be expressed quite obviously in the ways that you naturally favor each other and care deeply in tangible and subtle ways.
11. You bring out the best in each other
Instant connections are generally an enjoyable experience.
You may be there for each other through times of both shadow and light but through any experience, your connection will bring out the best in each other.
When you have an instant connection with someone it is easier to recognize and experience the highest version of each other.
12. Your connection benefits you both and benefits those around you
As you embrace your instant connection with someone, the activation and combination of your energies can bring benefits to you as an individual and to your relationship.
The alchemy of your energies as you experience and create together can ripple effect to benefit the people around you and the world at large.
This is because of the vibration that you hold and amplify together and through the inspiration and manifestations that come from your connection.
13. You experience synchronicity together
Synchronicity can be very simply understood as “meaningful coincidences”.
When you experience an instant connection you may find your way to this person through synchronized events or guidance.
As you interact you will likely experience more synchronicities that affirm your connection.
Experiencing synchronicity together can be exciting as well as serve as a form of divine guidance for you.
14. Your connection can trigger healing and growth
Instant connections can allow us the space for healing, processing shadow aspects of ourselves, and learning necessary lessons.
These connections are a safe and nurturing space to integrate these more challenging aspects of life.
Sharing these processes with the people that we have an instant connection with can help us through hard times.
We can move through lessons with more grace because of the deep conscious connection, genuine love, and understanding that is present.
15. You quickly feel as if you have known each other a long time
This sign can indicate that you have an instant connection with someone.
When you quickly feel as if you have known each for much longer than the period of time that you have interacted.
This sign can link to one of the possible causes of an instant connection, which is having a past life connection with someone (we elaborate on this shortly ).
Feeling as if you know each other for a long time can also be due to the comfort and ease that you experience with this person.
16. You are spiritually connected
A common indication that you have an instant connection with someone is that you experience a spiritual level of connection with this person.
Your connection extends beyond the physical aspects of life.
Once you are aware of the connection it can bring about awareness of the subtle energetic nature of life.
Meeting and connecting with someone instantly can help us recognize the divinely orchestrating, yet free-willed and organic nature of our spiritual source.
17. You are mentally connected
Mental connection between those that we share an instant connection with is usually strong.
As the connection is instant, we are aligned to a similar frequency so this allows us to more easily comprehend and share concepts.
A mental connection can also be present in a way that feels almost like telepathy, where you have an accurate sense of how his/her mind works and can easily understand each other.
18. You may experience an intimate connection
When you experience an instant connection with someone this can easily and naturally lead to expressing the depth of your connection and trust through intimacy.
These types of connections can lead to romantic and sexual intimacy or even platonic physical touch and emotional intimacy.
Having an intimate connection with someone can indicate that you have instantly connected this can be as simple as feeling comfortable enough to give your new friend a heartfelt hug, sharing a very vulnerable experience, or passionate sexual expressions.
19. You will develop a unique love for each other
With each instant connection that you link up with through life, you can experience different types of love. Instant connections often develop into genuinely loving friendships and relationships.
Your spiritual, mental, or physical intimacy combined with trust and enjoyment can allow your feelings and expressions of love to flow easily within your instant connection.
20. You create memorable experiences together
If you are currently experiencing a new instant connection or reflecting upon the relationships and interactions in your life that were sparked as instant connections.
You will notice that when you think of these people they are involved in some of your most memorable experiences and most cherished moments.
21. You will be deeply present in each other's presence
Another sign that can indicate that you have an instant connection with someone is that you will naturally be more fully focused and embodied in the present moment together.
Your thoughts and actions will be present with fewer concerns about the past or future.
Your energy will be rooted in the present experience with the person you have an instant connection with
What Causes An Instant Connection With Someone?
These are some of the possible causes of an instant connection with someone:
You have a past life connection
Meeting someone that you have known in a past life incarnation can lead to an instant connection.
This can account for the instant sense of familiarity and comfort that you feel in the presence of this person.
Maybe you were past lovers, best friends, family members, or even a situation where you did not complete your mission together in another lifetime.
It is not uncommon for souls to find each other and connect in multiple lifetimes.
We may not know the specifics of our past incarnations but our deep instant connection could be a result of lifetimes spent together.
You are soulmates
Another cause of an instant connection may be that you are meeting a soulmate.
Soulmates are people that are from the same soul family as you.
You share an undeniable spiritual or soul connection with your soulmates.
Soulmates can present themselves in many different roles; from a guide or teacher to a romantic partner or best friend.
When you meet a soulmate you will likely experience an instant connection with them.
To learn more about soul mates you can check out this article: 11 amazing things that happen when you meet your soulmate.
You are twin flames
A twin flame is said to be someone that you share the same soul with; you could be the same soul incarnated in different bodies.
Naturally, when you meet your twin flame you will experience an instant connection.
The different stages of a twin flame union can include other aspects that may make it seem at times as if your connection is limited but twin flames will always be energetically connected.
To learn more about twin flames you can read the article entitled: 8 amazing twin flame stages to reuniting with your “souls other half”.
You have encountered each other before in non-physical dimensions
Another cause of an instant connection is that you may have encountered each other in a spiritual form before you met in person.
This type of meeting could take place in deep meditation, a dream, lucid dream, or astral travel.
Seeing that you are already subconsciously or consciously aware of each other's spirit when you meet in person your instant connection will be felt immediately.
What Does It Mean To Have An Instant Connection With Someone?
Now that you have confirmed that you have an instant connection with someone you may be wondering what this connection means.
The answer to this question is not quite straightforward.
There are as many different meanings as there are instant connections.
Although there is no specific answer these are a few key themes that could be linked to the meaning of your instant connection with someone :
A higher purpose:
Your deep connection is aligning you for a higher purpose.
You may have an important mission to accomplish together.
Your instant connection could mean that you have an important lesson to learn from each other.
The specific and unique experiences that are a result of your instant connection will teach you exactly what you need to know.
When you experience an instant connection you will naturally activate certain aspects within each other.
Your energetic connection can bring about remembrance, inspiration, and new perspectives to each other and those around you.
The instant connections that we experience are not bound by physicality or time.
We may spend our entire lives in the presence of someone with whom we have an instant connection.
We may also experience one that lasts just a few moments but is equally impactful or enlightening.
Throughout life, we can experience many different instant connections, each as unique interactions and expressions.
Now that you know the signs of an instant connection with someone, maybe you want to reflect on the people that come to mind from your past and present?
You can observe your memories and connect energetically or in person.
You can choose to look for what your connections mean and appreciate these unique connections that make being a human so precious and so dynamic.
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