Why are we here? Can our consciusness survive death?
Past life regression therapy is a form of hypnotherapy that aims to have the memories of our previous lives emerge.
Even if you are not a reincarnation believer, it is undoubtedly true that many of these real-life stories don’t have a mainstream explanation.
In this list, you will find the best Books About Past Life Regression.
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Same Soul, Many Bodies: Discover the Healing Power of Future Lives through Progression Therapy
By Dr. Weiss, 2004
Dr. Weiss is a psychiatrist and hypnotherapist, a pioneer in therapy helping more than 4,000 patients going through their past lives.
With this book, Weiss wants to demonstrate the benefits of progression therapy. As he explains, going to the future has a lot of implications, it is not for everybody.
First of all, there is no way to know if what the patient says is true or fantasy, while with past lives regression is possible to fact check what people remember.
Also, it can create anxiety that can negatively influence the present life. Nevertheless, after a few cases, Weiss decided to dig more into the future, in this book he brings us several cases to prove that this kind of experience can be positive.
Past Life Regression: A Guide for Practitioners
By Mary Lee LaBay, 2006
A fascinating reading, many case studies from the experience of Mary Lee LaBay, a clinical hypnotherapist, and Hypnotherapy Instructor.
The book illustrates several techniques to help hypnosis practitioners better structure their sessions and best process their emotions.
A good tool for both practitioners and hypnotherapists, very easy to read, it contains past life regression scripts anyone can use.
Old Souls: Compelling Evidence from Children Who Remember Past Lives
By Tom Shroder, 2001
Tom Shroder is a journalist who brought to us the 30 years of work of Dr. Ian Stevenson.
Dr. Ian Stevenson was a psychiatrist who traveled the world documenting the past lives of more than 3000 children.
Most of his work was ignored by fellow scientists, one of the main critics was that he was asking leading questions moved by his aim to believe in the stories he was told.
Perfect for those interested in reincarnation from a scientific point of view.
When Souls Awaken: Real-Life Accounts of Past-Life and Life-Between-Lives Regressions
By Pieter Jan Elsen, 2019
This book is a collection of real-life accounts about past life and life between lives cases from the author’s experience.
Pieter Jan Elsen was a Vedic monk for 21 years, he is now a qualified hypnotherapist.
When Souls Awaken also focuses on the philosophical aspects of the practice and tries to answer questions like “why do we reincarnate so many times?”.
Many Lives, Many Masters: The True Story of a Prominent Psychiatrist, His Young Patient, and the Past-Life Therapy That Changed Both Their Lives
By Dr. Weiss, 1988
In this bestseller, Dr. Weiss tells us the story of his first encounter with past life regression.
Dr. Weiss was a bit skeptical about reincarnation until he met his first patient who, under hypnosis, started talking about her past life traumas.
She started talking about “space between lives”, with details about Dr. Weiss dead son that she couldn’t have possibly known, channeling messages from the “Masters”, or “super-evolved, nonphysical souls”.
From that moment, the work of Dr. Weiss changed direction and he is now one of the most famous alternative psychiatric in the world.
Miracles Happen: The Transformational Healing Power of Past-Life Memories
By Amy Weiss and Brian Weiss, 2012
Another book by Dr. Weiss and his daughter Amy, another bestseller.
In Miracles happen, several anecdotes from people who have worked with his past life regression therapy help to understand the benefits of accepting the reality of reincarnation and how this acceptance can be used in our present life.
Weiss is showing the healing power of past life memories to overcome anxiety, trauma, phobias, and emotional pain.
Journey of Souls: Case Studies of Life Between Lives
By Michael Newton, 1994
More than past lives, this book is about what happens in between, presenting proof that our consciousness survives death.
Journey of the Souls gives hope and purpose to our present life.
In these hypnosis sessions, the patients tell us their “travel story”, in particular:
- How it feels to die
- What you see and feel right after death
- The truth about “spiritual guides”
- What happens to “disturbed” souls
- Why you are assigned to certain soul groups in the spirit world and what you do there
- How you choose another body to return to Earth
- The different levels of souls: beginning, intermediate, and advanced
- When and where you first learn to recognize soulmates on Earth
- The purpose of life
Life Between Lives: Hypnotherapy for Spiritual Regression (with Audiobook)
Michael Newton, 2004
After the success of the previous book, Journey of the Souls, Dr. Newton published this text to explain his methodology step by step.
This book is for hypnosis professionals but also for people interested in this topic, who may be want to discover the path of their soul and are researching the different approaches available.
It doesn’t teach you how to hypnotize, it is meant for people who already have that skill, so if you are looking for your first book about past life regression it is suggested to start from Journey of the Souls.
Memories of the Afterlife: Life Between Lives Stories of Personal Transformation
By Michael Newton, 2009
With the third book of the trilogy, Dr. Newton presents a new series of case studies from around the world.
The purpose is the same, understand how to give a new meaning to our life.
Intriguing and comforting, the fact that so many people’s experiences from different continents have a common thread gives authority to this study.
The Old Soul’s Guidebook: Who You Are, Why You’re Here, & How to Navigate Life on Earth
By Ainslie MacLeod, 2019
A fascinating read to educate about the depth of the past life regression experience.
As a spiritual teacher Ainslie MacLeod will help you discover your soul’s life plan, trying to answer the questions that all of us asked ourselves at least once in our life: “who am I?” and “why am I here?”.
Self-empowerment and self-awareness are the keys to living a happy life.
Ainslie MacLeod has been a guest on Oprah’s Soul Series and SuperSoul Conversations.
Voices from Other Lives: Reincarnation As a Source of Healing
By Thorwald Dethlefsen and Gerhard Hundt, 1977
This book is fundamental in recognizing the transcendental aspect of human existence.
Thorwald Dethlefsen was a psychologist and esotericist, founder of the Institute for Extraordinary Psychology.
He started studying reincarnation in the early 1970s, through hypnosis experiments. He then created the Kawwana – Church of the New Aeon.