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Synonyms for reincarnation

Synonyms for reincarnation

embodiment in a new form (especially the reappearance or a person in another form)

the Hindu or Buddhist doctrine that a person may be reborn successively into one of five classes of living beings (god or human or animal or hungry ghost or denizen of Hell) depending on the person's own actions

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A raft of books defending reincarnation has been written by Americans and published by firms whose owners and editors have not the slightest interest in the doctrine beyond its power to inflate profits.
Bertolucci, for whom reincarnation obviously holds great fascination, emphasizes that this is not a historical biography of Buddha, nor is it a lesson in Buddhism, though the film certainly comes close to being both of these things, though in a very simplified form.
There are many objections or arguments from nonbelievers and skeptics against reincarnation.
Writing in the state-run Global Times, Zhu Weiqun, chairman of the ethnic and religious affairs committee of the top advisory body to China's parliament, said the Dalai Lama had to respect the religious and historic traditions of reincarnation.
Co-author of Reincarnation Cards -- Awakening Far Memory Linda Leblanc will give a talk at the Black Velvet Pub in Paphos on Wednesday on reincarnation, including philosophical implications concerning who we really are.
Reincarnation is a cruise down memory lane, bringing little new to the mix.
Reincarnation -- a short film by Karl Lagerfeld Reincarnation is a musical inspired by the history of an iconic Chanel jacket.
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.
The Big Book of Reincarnation: Examining the Evidence That We Have All Lived Before" is a metaphysical spiritual book from Roy Stemman as he presents the exploration of reincarnation and the existence of our past lives through time.
Namkhai Norbu was born in 1938 in eastern Tibet and was recognized as a reincarnation of the great Dzogchen Master Adzom Drukpa and also of Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal, the first Dharmaraja of Bhutan.
The pair also spoke about reincarnation, with the singer revealing that she believed in the concept of rebirth.
117 pages in length, Reincarnation is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the romantic and paranormal fiction category.
McClelland, a retired teacher and Zen dharma master, leads readers on guided tour of non-earthly realms and their residents in this reference on ancient and modern concepts of karma and reincarnation from cultures and religious sects around the world, from ancient Egypt and Australian aboriginal beliefs through Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Jainism, Gnosticism, Kabbalism, and new age groups.
He has chosen a quirky but intriguing script, which slowly - perhaps far too slowly for impatient audiences - reveals itself to have the theme of reincarnation.
Reincarnation is one of the bedrock concepts of Metaphysical Studies.