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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For those not prepared to plunge into past lives, other lesser-known forms of PTSD therapy have caught the attention of the medical establishment and moved into the mainstream.
IN past lives you're likely to have had incarnations where normal family life either wasn't to be or was absolutely everything.
Sabine Lucas, Ph.D.'s PAST LIFE DREAMWORK: HEALING THE SOUL THROUGH UNDERSTANDING KARMIC PATTERNS (9781591430759, $16.00) examines 'soul bloodlines' representing successive past lives, using the results of nearly thirty years of personal and professional work to explore how past life memories help with karma work.
I've always believed that insofar as past lives go, I must have been a 'make love, not war' flowers-in-my-hair, commune-living hippie.
Though it can sometimes be confusing, the idea of one's past lives affecting one's current life is an intriguing one.
celebrity guests got a glimpse of their past lives, thanks to regression therapist Andrea Foulkes.
While reading tarot and helping people look into the future is his specialty, Wagner also offers services that he said can help people look into their pasts--their past lives.
The engaging novel Over And Over You so deftly and imaginatively written by Amy McAuley is a story of a seventeen-year-old girl, who can barely keep a boy's attention for a five-minute conversation, and the experiences of her past lives haunting the present day.
The book includes the extra bonus of some guidelines for parents on how to handle their children's statements about past lives (p.