Reincarnation and Karma – The Existence and the Memory of Past Lives: Effect of getting a new brain

Tendency to accept deeper explanations: Unless there is some deeper explanation forthcoming, the human mind is riddled with agonizing perplexities that tend to embitter […]

Reincarnation and Karma – The Existence and the Memory of Past Lives: Gateways of birth and death

Gateways of birth and death: Those who have immediate access to the super-sensible truths concerning the life of the soul and its reincarnation know, […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Heaven and hell and release of wisdom

Different souls start with different degrees of intuitive wisdom as their initial capital for the experiments and adventures of their earthly careers. This intuition […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Analogy of cinema

Analogy of cinema: The fret and fury of immediate responses to the changing situations of earthly life is replaced in life after death by […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Retrospective survey of earthly experiences

Termination of hell and heaven: Just as a phonograph record is set aside after the needle has traveled through each groove, the hell state […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Time in semi-subtle world

Time in semi-subtle world: Hell and heaven are both states of bondage, however, and subject to the limitations of the opposites of pleasure and […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Sufferings of hell and pleasures of heaven

Bodily sensations of coarser desires: Thus in the finer desires, the actual sensations play a subordinate role to the derivative aspects based upon the […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Coarser vs finer desires

Coarser desires contribute to hell state:

Some desires have a direct relation to the possession and assimilation of gross objects through the gross […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Heaven on earth

In fact, even in the earthly sphere of existence some individuals develop this capacity of making their pleasure independent of possession of a gross […]

Reincarnation and Karma – Hell and Heaven: Fulfillment of desires through thought

In the heaven state the fulfillment of desires is not, as in the gross sphere, dependent upon having the object of desire. Fulfillment of […]