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Brain damage = transcendence

The Spiritual Brain: Selective Cortical Lesions Modulate Human Self-Transcendence: The predisposition of human beings toward spiritual feeling, thinking, and behaviors is measured by a supposedly stable personality trait called self-transcendence. Although a few neuroimaging studies suggest that neural activation of a large fronto-parieto-temporal network may underpin a variety of spiritual experiences, information on the causative…