113 Depiction in the arts Main articles: Ghost story and List of ghost films Ghosts are prominent in story-telling of various nations.Ramachandran have recently proposed neurological theories for why people hallucinate ghosts during sleep paralysis.
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This is depicted in artwork from various ancient cultures, including such works as the Egyptian Book of the Dead, which shows deceased people in the afterlife appearing much as they did before death, including the style of dress.2 Chagigah 16a "The soul of the deceased does not come back to his family or his house - fo".
Many cultures and religions believe the essence of a being, such as the ' soul continues to exist.When Athenodorus later excavated the area, a shackled skeleton was unearthed.