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Neurotheology: What brain activity is associated with religion?

Joel
jckiely
Germantown, MD
Post #: 9
TLE (temporal lobe epilepsy) is associated with hallucinations. Now scientists have associated it with spiritual experiences and beliefs, including "seeing and hearing" God, angels, and space aliens. Many prophets and religious leaders are suspected to have had TLE.

Check these articles:

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=104291534

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/2865009.stm­
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