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Re: concerning 60 billion souls

Mar 17, 1997 12:55 PM
by M K Ramadoss

At 08:21 AM 3/17/97 -0500, you wrote:
> wrote:
>> I inherited a book on Theosophy in which my dad had made a note (around
>> 1954) about 600,000 million souls in evolution. I am still looking to locate
>> the source.
>	While conservation of matter and energy almost certainly holds for
>consciousness, as well, figuring out how many souls there are is like
>figuring out how many drops of water there are in the ocean; note that
>the size of a drop is not even well-defined. Also, note the possibility
>that souls do not stay intact in between incarnations; Krishnamurti
>seemed to indicate that possibility.
>	Bart Lidofsky
I agree with your msg. However, the question that I was trying to answer was
while this figure has been mentioned, and quoted, I am trying to find out is
it based on some writing or whatever. It appears that this may have been
mentioned in one of the old eastern literature.


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