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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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There is an understanding of re-incarnation and the spirits of the ancestors living on in the spirits of children.
After the First World War Wallace, working alone in a small laboratory in the forest near Carmel, California, produced hundreds of drawings, charts and diagrams dealing with life on other planets, telepathy and re-incarnation.
Then came that newspaper interview in which his controversial views on re-incarnation led to him leaving that job.
If Silver ankles Universal and these pics perform, then the studio will see a re-incarnation of the situation at Sony Pictures Entertainment last year.
As a firm believer in re-incarnation, Chad has no sense of urgency for himself, but he has for his new crusade against the barbaric practice of female circumcision.
Catholics are more likely to believe in astrology and re-incarnation.
It's a given that love stories that are born out of the dubious concept of re-incarnation need a suspension in belief.
John Caw emailed: "Ronny should go now as Carlton Cole is a re-incarnation of Wayne Biggins, one of the worst strikers I have ever seen.
Experts describe the IRGC as "a re-incarnation of the Qizilbash", a Turkoman force which helped the first Safawi theocracy to emerge in 1501 and destroyed it later (see sbme5SafawismNov25-13).
His failure would not only end him, but it would end the myth of the necessity of military rule, and the need for a re-incarnation of Abdel Nasser.
The film is rumoured to revolve around the subject of re-incarnation love story.
He believes in re-incarnation and an "absolute deity, a total God," but denies belonging to any "cult, philosophy or religion.