Life may even present us with a portrait of ourselves in a previous life. In his book Past Lives, Future Lives, hypnotherapist Dr Bruce Goldberg writes about a woman who went on holiday to Germany. While she was looking around an old German castle, she saw a thirteenth-century portrait on the wall.
She stood in front of that picture completely transfixed for 45 minutes. She’d recognized the picture as herself in a past life. As she stood there, all her memories from that time came tumbling into her mind.