Simcha Raphael, Ph.D., Founding Director of the DA’AT Institute for Death Awareness, Advocacy and Training, was ordained as a Rabbinic Pastor by the late, renowned Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi. A psychotherapist and spiritual director in Philadelphia, he has written extensively on death and afterlife and is the author of the groundbreaking Jewish Views of the Afterlife.
Teachings on the afterlife journey and reincarnation are found in both ancient religious traditions and contemporary consciousness research. Kabbalah, Tibetan Buddhism and near-death experience literature all presents information on the inner dimensions of dying and on the afterlife journey of the soul. View Details...