Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The term “reincarnation” refers to the belief that the soul or spirit after the death returns to live in another body. For at least 3,000 years the concept has been present in various religious philosophies and today has spread to cultures that historically did not believe in rebirth of the soul. The concept of reincarnation is central to Eastern religions such as Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism and Buddhism. Learn more about reincarnation as well as its history and role in religious philosophies in this book.