Many Lives, Many Masters written by an expert
Dr. Brian Weiss, author of “Many Lives, Many Masters“, is a well-trained psychotherapist who cut his teeth in traditional psychology and medicine at Yale University School of Medicine and Columbia University where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude. You hear his name in the circles of reincarnation research because been interviewed by Oprah and many others for his work in the field. Perhaps most people would never know who Brian Weiss if it weren’t for writing his book “Many Lives, Many Masters” about patient named Catherine that changed both their lives forever.
“Many Lives, Many Masters” is a landmark book in the field of hypnotic regression therapy and reincarnation. The entire book is about the hypnotherapy sessions Dr. Weiss had with the attractive, but reserved patient Catherine who suffered from extreme fear and anxiety.
Dr. Weiss decided to use hypnosis to go back in Catherine’s current life to see where the source of her fear was coming from. He was not prepared when Catherine regressed to a past lifetime thousands of years ago.
What’s a traditional psychotherapist to think of the conviction and raw emotion that comes from cases like these?
The accounts of Catherine’s past lives paints the picture that there is more to life, death, life after death and life between lives than many of us realize. In their sessions, Catherine was even able to verify details about Dr. Weiss’ life that she had no way of knowing.
In one of Dr. Weiss and Catherine’s sessions a personality begins talking through Catherine who Weiss calls one of the “Masters.” Throughout the sessions different masters speak short gems of wisdom. Catherine is not possessed, the book explains – rather, the masters give the information to Catherine, which she is able to access and speak from her superconscious mind.
The unfolding of Catherine’s life after these powerful sessions and the transformation of Dr. Weiss’ paradigm is what is very interesting in this book. “Many Lives, Many Masters” will leave you inspired and wondering about the big questions in life.
Editorial Note: Here’s a short feature on Dr. Weiss explaines more about his initial sessions with Catherine and door opening into the phenomena of reincarnation and past lives.