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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 523 Melusine 19-Jan-04 20:55
Re: reincarnation 158 Zosimos 19-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 135 Melusine 19-Jan-04 21:59
Re: reincarnation 143 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:09
Re: reincarnation 127 Melusine 20-Jan-04 03:59
Re: reincarnation 124 David L 19-Jan-04 23:24
Re: reincarnation 147 Milo 19-Jan-04 23:38
Re: reincarnation 153 David L 20-Jan-04 15:08
Re: reincarnation 118 Milo 21-Jan-04 00:19
Re: reincarnation 143 David L 21-Jan-04 15:10
Re: reincarnation 136 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:23
Re: reincarnation 137 David L 20-Jan-04 15:03
Re: reincarnation 154 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 21:38
Re: reincarnation 109 David L 20-Jan-04 23:22
Re: reincarnation 133 Melusine 20-Jan-04 18:57
Re: reincarnation 130 Melusine 20-Jan-04 04:12
Re: reincarnation 113 David L 20-Jan-04 15:21
Re: reincarnation 130 gene douglas 20-Jan-04 17:13
Re: reincarnation 128 David L 20-Jan-04 18:54
Re: reincarnation 131 gene douglas 20-Jan-04 19:27
Re: reincarnation 149 David L 20-Jan-04 23:35
Re: reincarnation 143 banah 25-Jan-04 20:54
Re: reincarnation 138 David L 26-Jan-04 04:23
Re: reincarnation 140 banah 30-Jan-04 19:54
Water Symbolism 127 Cleopatra 11-Feb-04 13:59
Re: Water Symbolism 138 David L 11-Feb-04 17:32
Re: reincarnation 170 HarryWJYoung 21-Jan-04 10:16
Re: reincarnation 140 gene douglas 21-Jan-04 13:26
Re: reincarnation 142 HarryWJYoung 22-Jan-04 00:21
Re: reincarnation 156 David L 21-Jan-04 15:26
Re: reincarnation 153 HarryWJYoung 21-Jan-04 16:02
Re: reincarnation 136 David L 21-Jan-04 22:13
Re: reincarnation 137 banah 25-Jan-04 19:41
Re: reincarnation 131 SunSword 14-Feb-04 18:29
Re: reincarnation 122 fiascohoho 20-Jan-04 19:22
Re: reincarnation 145 David L 20-Jan-04 23:41
Re: reincarnation 134 Milo 21-Jan-04 00:39
Re: reincarnation 128 David L 21-Jan-04 02:48
Re: reincarnation 145 Milo 21-Jan-04 03:03
Re: reincarnation 136 David L 21-Jan-04 15:41
Re: reincarnation 135 Milo 21-Jan-04 15:58
Re: reincarnation 131 David L 21-Jan-04 22:20
Re: reincarnation 141 Milo 21-Jan-04 22:52
Re: reincarnation 133 David L 22-Jan-04 01:55
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Re: reincarnation 99 Nebankh 22-Jan-04 12:44
Re: reincarnation 130 Milo 22-Jan-04 17:00
Re: reincarnation 126 Nebankh 22-Jan-04 17:34
Re: reincarnation 103 Milo 22-Jan-04 19:09
Re: reincarnation 181 David L 22-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 276 Cesar 22-Jan-04 22:49
Re: reincarnation 196 David L 23-Jan-04 02:37
Re: reincarnation 147 Cesar 23-Jan-04 10:41
Re: reincarnation 206 David L 23-Jan-04 02:53
Re: reincarnation 149 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 09:41
Re: reincarnation 135 David L 23-Jan-04 15:36
Re: reincarnation 163 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 16:35
Re: reincarnation 130 HarryWJYoung 23-Jan-04 17:06
Re: reincarnation 139 David L 23-Jan-04 20:28
Re: reincarnation 374 David L 23-Jan-04 20:10
Re: reincarnation 114 Milo 23-Jan-04 20:50
Re: reincarnation 112 David L 23-Jan-04 23:06
Re: reincarnation 108 Milo 23-Jan-04 23:43
Re: reincarnation 124 David L 24-Jan-04 01:04
Re: reincarnation 129 ArmchairObserver 24-Jan-04 07:43
Re: reincarnation 150 Cesar 24-Jan-04 17:31
Re: reincarnation 142 Cesar 24-Jan-04 00:31
Re: reincarnation 124 Cesar 24-Jan-04 00:45
Re: reincarnation 118 Milo 22-Jan-04 23:17
Re: reincarnation 102 Zosimos 22-Jan-04 22:53
Re: reincarnation 146 lobo-hotei 19-Jan-04 23:26
Re: reincarnation 140 Zosimos 20-Jan-04 00:27
Re: reincarnation 107 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 09:08
Re: reincarnation 160 RichardC 20-Jan-04 13:06
Re: reincarnation 143 SunSword 14-Feb-04 18:13
Master of your own ship 258 Richard Fusniak 14-Feb-04 18:31
Re: reincarnation 137 David L 19-Jan-04 23:16
Re: reincarnation 133 newrisingsun 19-Jan-04 23:37
Re: reincarnation 119 David L 20-Jan-04 01:33
Re: reincarnation 130 newrisingsun 20-Jan-04 17:04
Re: reincarnation 116 Saorsa 20-Jan-04 08:46
Re: reincarnation 232 Aarooga 20-Jan-04 16:35
Re: reincarnation 104 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 08:20
Re: reincarnation 132 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 09:15
Re: reincarnation 113 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 11:58
Re: reincarnation 110 ArmchairObserver 21-Jan-04 15:33
Re: reincarnation 122 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 16:19
Re: reincarnation 174 Aarooga 22-Jan-04 13:13
Re: reincarnation 118 Saorsa 22-Jan-04 14:48
Re: reincarnation 142 Dominick Ohrbeck 20-Jan-04 20:21
Fuzzy 129 Richard Fusniak 20-Jan-04 23:21
Re: Fuzzy 111 Saorsa 21-Jan-04 08:35
Re: Fuzzy 134 Mark Staab 22-Jan-04 21:53
Re: reincarnation 129 Segestan 21-Jan-04 16:33
Re: reincarnation 109 Earache 21-Jan-04 21:34
Re: reincarnation 136 Trygve Hogebol 22-Jan-04 07:17
Re: reincarnation 126 Earache 24-Jan-04 13:07
Re: reincarnation 115 Richard Fusniak 25-Jan-04 21:17
Re: reincarnation 113 Earache 31-Jan-04 15:42
Re: reincarnation 128 Alex S 26-Jan-04 01:56
Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 136 Richard Fusniak 27-Jan-04 01:26
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 118 Alex S 27-Jan-04 15:11
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 131 Richard Fusniak 29-Jan-04 02:04
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 148 Alex S 29-Jan-04 12:13
Planetary Consciousness 106 Trygve Hogebol 30-Jan-04 05:59
Re: Planetary Consciousness 126 Mark Staab 30-Jan-04 16:18
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 183 timewaster 29-Jan-04 16:25
The value of regression 142 Richard Fusniak 31-Jan-04 23:17
Re: The value of regression 125 timewaster 02-Feb-04 03:22
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 152 David L 01-Feb-04 01:28
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 119 Trygve Hogebol 02-Feb-04 03:48
Re: Telepathic link doesn't explain reincarnation 137 Trygve Hogebol 29-Jan-04 02:58
King or pauper 123 Richard Fusniak 29-Jan-04 12:40
Re: King or pauper 132 Saorsa 29-Jan-04 12:51
Re: reincarnation 116 Lee McGiffen 27-Jan-04 10:38


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