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Hello Fuzzy,

As obtuse and contradictory as this is going to sound, I have to be honest with you, and indeed everybody else here, and admit I'm not sure about Life after Death.
Back in the early seventies, a clairvoyant gave me a message from my father who had died a few years previously. The message concerned an incident that occurred during the one and only time I met my father (16 years after he'd disappeared from my life when I was three years old). Only two people in the world knew of this particular incident, my father and myself. The clairvoyant was a Canadian lady who had just arrived in England for the first time, so she most certainly had never met me before.
To say I was stunned and shaken by the message would be a classic understatement.
This incident with the clairvoyant occurred in a Spiritualist Church and at the time I felt sure that at last I had definitive proof of Life after Death. But this feeling did not last.
Amongst my many friends was a man (now dead some nine years) who possessed the most extraordinary psychic powers it has ever been my privilege to witness. His strongest ability was mind reading (usually most effective through psychometry). Over a period of more than twenty-five years I watched and studied this remarkable friend at work (he was also a spiritual healer), and one thing became clear to me: mental telepathy is a fact of life.
For reasons too long and too involved to go into here, I eventually came to believe that the message I received from my late father via the Canadian clairvoyant was actually an incident of mental telepathy between her and me. This, combined with smatterings of information about quantum physics and time travel (not the H. G. Wells kind!) led me to my present position of wondering if perhaps what is seen as evidence of reincarnation is actually evidence of mind reading across time.

As far as I know, there is no "proof of factual evidence of a telepathic link occurring between persons separated in time as well as space." It really is a matter of personal belief - and like all of my personal beliefs, is subject to change.

As I have mentioned elsewhere on this board, an elderly devout Christian lady once asked me if I believed in God. My answer was, and still is: emotionally, yes; intellectually, no.
Thinking about it, I suppose my stance on Life after Death and Reincarnation is much the same. I would like to believe in an after-life and reincarnation because I believe I could then begin to make sense of my Life here on Earth. But, frustratingly, my intellectual view of Life, the Universe, and Everything (for want of a better way of putting it) keeps getting in the way.

I do hope, Fuzzy and others, this makes some kind of sense.

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reincarnation 652 Melusine 19-Jan-04 20:55
Re: reincarnation 213 Zosimos 19-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 171 Melusine 19-Jan-04 21:59
Re: reincarnation 195 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:09
Re: reincarnation 182 Melusine 20-Jan-04 03:59
Re: reincarnation 173 David L 19-Jan-04 23:24
Re: reincarnation 202 Milo 19-Jan-04 23:38
Re: reincarnation 193 David L 20-Jan-04 15:08
Re: reincarnation 155 Milo 21-Jan-04 00:19
Re: reincarnation 194 David L 21-Jan-04 15:10
Re: reincarnation 185 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:23
Re: reincarnation 181 David L 20-Jan-04 15:03
Re: reincarnation 192 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 21:38
Re: reincarnation 147 David L 20-Jan-04 23:22
Re: reincarnation 189 Melusine 20-Jan-04 18:57
Re: reincarnation 177 Melusine 20-Jan-04 04:12
Re: reincarnation 161 David L 20-Jan-04 15:21
Re: reincarnation 173 gene douglas 20-Jan-04 17:13
Re: reincarnation 168 David L 20-Jan-04 18:54
Re: reincarnation 180 gene douglas 20-Jan-04 19:27
Re: reincarnation 199 David L 20-Jan-04 23:35
Re: reincarnation 206 banah 25-Jan-04 20:54
Re: reincarnation 189 David L 26-Jan-04 04:23
Re: reincarnation 186 banah 30-Jan-04 19:54
Water Symbolism 161 Cleopatra 11-Feb-04 13:59
Re: Water Symbolism 180 David L 11-Feb-04 17:32
Re: reincarnation 216 HarryWJYoung 21-Jan-04 10:16
Re: reincarnation 218 gene douglas 21-Jan-04 13:26
Re: reincarnation 177 HarryWJYoung 22-Jan-04 00:21
Re: reincarnation 194 David L 21-Jan-04 15:26
Re: reincarnation 200 HarryWJYoung 21-Jan-04 16:02
Re: reincarnation 188 David L 21-Jan-04 22:13
Re: reincarnation 176 banah 25-Jan-04 19:41
Re: reincarnation 164 SunSword 14-Feb-04 18:29
Re: reincarnation 181 fiascohoho 20-Jan-04 19:22
Re: reincarnation 188 David L 20-Jan-04 23:41
Re: reincarnation 188 Milo 21-Jan-04 00:39
Re: reincarnation 166 David L 21-Jan-04 02:48
Re: reincarnation 178 Milo 21-Jan-04 03:03
Re: reincarnation 189 David L 21-Jan-04 15:41
Re: reincarnation 185 Milo 21-Jan-04 15:58
Re: reincarnation 181 David L 21-Jan-04 22:20
Re: reincarnation 196 Milo 21-Jan-04 22:52
Re: reincarnation 178 David L 22-Jan-04 01:55
Re: reincarnation 167 Milo 22-Jan-04 02:13
Re: reincarnation 140 Nebankh 22-Jan-04 12:44
Re: reincarnation 192 Milo 22-Jan-04 17:00
Re: reincarnation 185 Nebankh 22-Jan-04 17:34
Re: reincarnation 133 Milo 22-Jan-04 19:09
Re: reincarnation 237 David L 22-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 328 Cesar 22-Jan-04 22:49
Re: reincarnation 253 David L 23-Jan-04 02:37
Re: reincarnation 200 Cesar 23-Jan-04 10:41
Re: reincarnation 257 David L 23-Jan-04 02:53
Re: reincarnation 196 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 09:41
Re: reincarnation 175 David L 23-Jan-04 15:36
Re: reincarnation 197 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 16:35
Re: reincarnation 179 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 17:06
Re: reincarnation 186 David L 23-Jan-04 20:28
Re: reincarnation 423 David L 23-Jan-04 20:10
Re: reincarnation 162 Milo 23-Jan-04 20:50
Re: reincarnation 160 David L 23-Jan-04 23:06
Re: reincarnation 159 Milo 23-Jan-04 23:43
Re: reincarnation 174 David L 24-Jan-04 01:04
Re: reincarnation 175 ArmchairObserver 24-Jan-04 07:43
Re: reincarnation 207 Cesar 24-Jan-04 17:31
Re: reincarnation 194 Cesar 24-Jan-04 00:31
Re: reincarnation 173 Cesar 24-Jan-04 00:45
Re: reincarnation 173 Milo 22-Jan-04 23:17
Re: reincarnation 151 Zosimos 22-Jan-04 22:53
Re: reincarnation 198 lobo-hotei 19-Jan-04 23:26
Re: reincarnation 189 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:27
Re: reincarnation 162 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 09:08
Re: reincarnation 216 RichardC 20-Jan-04 13:06
Re: reincarnation 189 SunSword 14-Feb-04 18:13
Master of your own ship 338 Richard Fusniak 14-Feb-04 18:31
Re: reincarnation 189 David L 19-Jan-04 23:16
Re: reincarnation 201 newrisingsun 19-Jan-04 23:37
Re: reincarnation 165 David L 20-Jan-04 01:33
Re: reincarnation 179 newrisingsun 20-Jan-04 17:04
Re: reincarnation 152 Saorsa 20-Jan-04 08:46
Re: reincarnation 285 Aarooga 20-Jan-04 16:35
Re: reincarnation 148 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 08:20
Re: reincarnation 181 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 09:15
Re: reincarnation 163 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 11:58
Re: reincarnation 145 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 15:33
Re: reincarnation 163 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 16:19
Re: reincarnation 208 Aarooga 22-Jan-04 13:13
Re: reincarnation 166 Saorsa 22-Jan-04 14:48
Re: reincarnation 197 Dominick Ohrbeck 20-Jan-04 20:21
Fuzzy 178 Richard Fusniak 20-Jan-04 23:21
Re: Fuzzy 159 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 08:35
Re: Fuzzy 175 Mark Staab 22-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 167 Segestan 21-Jan-04 16:33
Re: reincarnation 148 Earache 21-Jan-04 21:34
Re: reincarnation 185 Trygve Hogebol 22-Jan-04 07:17
Re: reincarnation 163 Earache 24-Jan-04 13:07
Re: reincarnation 166 Richard Fusniak 25-Jan-04 21:17
Re: reincarnation 166 Earache 31-Jan-04 15:42
Re: reincarnation 179 Alex S 26-Jan-04 01:56
Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 168 Richard Fusniak 27-Jan-04 01:26
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 167 Alex S 27-Jan-04 15:11
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 165 Richard Fusniak 29-Jan-04 02:04
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 193 Alex S 29-Jan-04 12:13
Planetary Consciousness 152 Trygve Hogebol 30-Jan-04 05:59
Re: Planetary Consciousness 171 Mark Staab 30-Jan-04 16:18
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 236 timewaster 29-Jan-04 16:25
The value of regression 177 Richard Fusniak 31-Jan-04 23:17
Re: The value of regression 172 timewaster 02-Feb-04 03:22
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 199 David L 01-Feb-04 01:28
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 161 Trygve Hogebol 02-Feb-04 03:48
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 181 Trygve Hogebol 29-Jan-04 02:58
King or pauper 169 Richard Fusniak 29-Jan-04 12:40
Re: King or pauper 166 Saorsa 29-Jan-04 12:51
Re: reincarnation 160 Lee McGiffen 27-Jan-04 10:38


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