reincarnation

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reincarnation

(rē-ĭn-kăr-nā′shŭn) [″ + incarnation]
1. The belief held by members of some religious groups that a person returns in physical or spiritual form to live again after death.
2. A renewal of interest in an old or previously discarded idea.
3. A psychological or spiritual reawakening of someone who had previously been engaged in a wholly different set of activities or interests.
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Hindus believe that bathing in the sacred river washes away their sins and brings them closer to attaining moksha, or freedom from the cycle of rebirth.
Only as a human being, can you bring the sorrow cycle of rebirths to an end.
2) Samsara is the process of successive rebirths until one reaches the complete release from the cycle of rebirths.
Moksha: Complete release from the cycle of rebirths.