This Concept Map, created with IHMC CmapTools, has information related to: soul, To Hell (gehinnom) detail Souls of the wicked are tossed from one end of the world to the other as a punishment (Kohelet Rabbah 3:21), It joins with God - the "Active Intellect" Personal survival after death? Maimonides thought NOT., The souls goes up to heaven (Shabbat 152b) Sanhedrin 90 b The soul rejoins the body at the end of days, at the time of the resurrection of the dead., each person is connected to the world-soul with a "modem" REINCARNATION soul has five levels, and it takes more than one life-journey to perfect your soul., Biblical Times numbers 6:6 "nefesh" -refers to a person or a body, beliefs about the soul separation from body Soul hangs around dead body (T.Y, Moed katan 3:5, T.B., M.K. 82b), THE SOUL B neshamah, ruach, meaning "breath", To Hell (gehinnom) text Hagigah 15a, Berachot 28b, Eruvin 19a, yes shabbat 13b the dead feel shame - hence not allowed to wear tallit or tefillin in a cemetery - it would embarrass them because they can't do mitzvot., each person is connected to the world-soul with a "modem" REINCARNATION each soul is part of the divine "emanation" or "oozing", THE SOUL Mediaeval Times Aristotelian viewpoint, To the Garden of Eden (Heaven) detail The souls sit beneath the "Throne of Glory" (Shabbat 152b), no berachot 18b The dead do not know what happens in the world, no berachot 19a Comments about the dead are like remarks about a stone, To the Garden of Eden (Heaven) text Shabbat 152b, Aristotelian viewpoint which rabbis held this? Maimonides, Rabbi Levy says it stays with dead body for 3 days after decomposition The souls goes up to heaven (Shabbat 152b), each person is connected to the world-soul with a "modem" levels of soul rational soul - is in the brain, soul has five levels, and it takes more than one life-journey to perfect your soul. who thought this? There is a reference to this belief in the prayer said before the Bed-time Shema..."May you forgive me for any deeds I have done, in this incarnation, or in any previous incarnation", by thinking and doing good things. after death... It joins with God - the "Active Intellect"