Reincarnation: The Phoenix Fire Mystery is an East-West dialogue on death and rebirth from the worlds of religion, science, psychology, philosophy, art, and literature, and from great thinkers of the past and present. It was compiled and edited by Joesph Head and Sylvia L. Cranston. The forward was written by Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, M.D.

This classic anthology offers ancient and modern perspectives on Job’s question: ‘If a man die, shall he live again?’ Spanning over 5,000 years of world thought, the selections invite consideration of an idea that has found hospitality in the greatest minds of history.

  • Paperback: 640 pages
  • Publisher: Theosophical Univ Pr; Later edition dated 1994 edition (June 1, 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1557000263
  • ISBN-13: 978-1557000262



See back cover reviews here.

“Fascinating and moving to read. . . . Filled with encouragement, with the extraordinary eloquence of poetry, myth and religion . . . A massive encyclopedic gathering from the religions of both East and West, from science, psychology, philosophy.” —Robert Kirsch, Los Angeles Times

“The book is not intended as a polemic but rather as an invitation to an inward journey. . . . No other single source approaches this in scope of contents.” —Choice Magazine, American Library Association

“I read every page of this magnificent book. It is a superb piece of work. Easily the finest and most comprehensive on this subject.” —Rev. Leslie D. Weatherhead, former President of the Methodist Conference of Great Britain