A theosophical term denoting a kind of central filing system
of all events, thoughts, and actions impressed upon an astral
plane, which may be consulted in certain conditions of consciousness.
Events are believed to make an impression upon the
akasha, or subtle ether, which may be reanimated by mystics as
if they are switching on a celestial television set.
The idea of akashic records was central to the work of seer
Edgar Cayce. When Cayce went into trance, it was believed that
he accessed the records, sometimes referred to as Gods Book
of Remembrance. The akashic records store the individuals
thoughts and information on activities that may be read by certain