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#14B REINCARNATION 

For me, like Hindus and some Buddhists, being saved means overcoming desire and self attachment, escaping a weary cycle of death/birth, then attaining Nirvana.  I believe Reincarnation, the rebirth of a soul in a new body, can provide for both life after death and cosmic justice. The latter results as a personís actions in one life produce karmic forces with ethical consequences in future lives.

Alternate Concise Characterization with Wikipedia Entries:

appreciates consequences of karmic forces, values Karma 

accepts possibility of learning from Past Life Regression

appreciates possibility of Rebirth (Buddhist conception)

values Wheel of Life (Buddhist conception)

summary Wikipedia article: Reincarnation

Numerical Characterization with TFJD code: 1221

Numerical Characterization with Emotional Volatility VI index:72

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Reincarnation Research (from online encyclopedia)
Old Souls: The Scientific Evidence for Past Lives (1999 book by Tom Shroder, from online encyclopedia)
Life Before Life (2005 book by Jim Tucker, from online encyclopedia)
Dean Spanley (movie with reincarnation theme; from online encyclopedia)
Genetic Memory (from online encyclopedia)
Worldview Watch #37: Defining Life is Worldview Dependent...Duh!  And It's Useful!
The Division of Perceptual Studies, University of Virginia (website of leading center doing reincarnation research)
Irreducible Mind: Toward a Psychology for the 21st Century  by E. Kelly etal. (review by Diane Powell of this 2007 book by Univ. of Va researchers)
Transitions to the Other World--The Tibetan Books of the Dead (links to various Buddhist sacred texts on University of Virginia website)
Reincarnation, Karma, Past Lives
A Wisdom Archive on Karma and Reincarnation
Past Lives (from Paralumun New Age Village)
"Discover Your Past Lives"  by Gloria Chadwick  (short article by author of similarly titled book)
Seeking Jordan: How I Learned the Truth about Death and the Invisible Universe by Matthew McKay  (read excerpt from this 2016 book)
"Does Consciousness Need a Brain?" by Rinchen Dawa (nearly two hour long  video talk posted on You Tube)
"Have Researchers Cracked the Case for Past Life Memories?" by Martin Clemons (Feb 10 2014 article posted on The Mysterious Universe website)
Manifesto of Scientists Who Accept the Paranormal  (product of Feb 2014 conference at Univ. of Arizona, Tucson)
"The Problem With Reincarnation" by Alex Lickerman (reflections of Buddhist physician, on Psychology Today website Oct 14 2012)
Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife, by Mary Roach (links to several reviews of this book)
The Great Afterlife Debate: Michael Shermer vs. Deepak Chopra (essays by both authors on this topic)
Proof of Heaven by Eben Alexander (NY Times book review by Leslie Kaufman Nov 25 2012)
The Physics of Immortality, by Frank J. Tipler (1994 book by Tulane Univ. professor of mathematical physics)
"Reincarnation: Believing in Second Chances" (May 15 2011 CBS News Report)
The Hollow Curse by Stephen Pearl (link to author's website re: his 2009 novel with reincarnation theme)
Twenty Cases Suggestive of Reincarnation by Ian Stevenson (read excerpts provided by Google Books of this 1980 book publ by Univ of Virginia Books)
Past Live Readings (case studies, testimonials)
Past Life Memory Bank
Only Love is Real: The Story of Soulmates Reunited by Brian Weiss (one of many books by psychiatrist who does past life regression hypnosis)
How Karma Works, by Rudolf Steiner
Human Personality and Its Survival of Bodily Death by F.H.W. Myers (read excerpts of this 1903 classic work at Google Books)
Reincarnation  (skeptical perspective)
Reincarnation Central
Reincarnation Belief in Europe
Reincarnation -- its meaning and consequences
Reincarnation Forum
Reincarnation: A Critical Examination  (book review of skeptical examination)
Rebirth, the Master Key (from Rosicrucians website)
Reincarnation (articles, links from spiritual.com website)
"MIT Neuroscientists Explain Deja Vu"  (June, 2007 news story)
famous quotes on reincarnation

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