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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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Section] Unless a reincarnationist
is willing to say there was a "first generation" of souls created with the first humans, he is exposed to absurdity by the recency of human life on the planet.
must believe that all the victims were simultaneously punished for past sins.
It seems to me that reincarnationists
have ready answers for all these three objections; see, e.
Lessing never declared that he actually believed in reincarnation but he is frequently cited by contemporary reincarnationists
as one of the great men who shared their view.