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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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I suggest that such a belief could be classified as a reincarnation belief, the more so when considered in the context of Gumini reincarnation beliefs.
In her first five chapters, Kurth-Voigt describes the history of reincarnation up to the eighteenth century, beginning with the cult notions of reincarnation espoused by Pythagoras and Empedocles.
The main question we are left with -- and to which at least part of the answer is implicit in this book -- is why the theme of reincarnation aroused such intense interest at the time and place it did.
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Having opened up his inner mind to the mystical, spiritual world, Ramon began to attract individuals, especially women, with an open third eye and mediumistic tendencies, which reinforced his beliefs in paranormal phenomena and reincarnation.
Reincarnation in America consists of an Introduction and twenty chapters organized into three parts.
China accuses him of betraying, and being disrespectful toward, the Tibetan religion by saying there might be no more reincarnations.
The Dalai Lama, 79, has stated previously that he will not be reborn in China if Tibet is not free and that no one, including China, has the right to choose his successor "for political ends." China has previously warned the Dalai Lama he has no right to abandon the tradition of reincarnation.
The Big Book of Reincarnation: Examining the Evidence That We Have All Lived Before comes from a self-described 'skeptical believer' who uses his skills as a professional journalist to examine and compare the best-documented case studies of reincarnation from around the world.
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Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Jennifer Fox's award-winning film, My Reincarnation, was made over a 20-year period, during which she was given unparalleled entry into the private lives of high Tibetan Buddhist Master Chogyal Namkhai Norbu and his family.