His parents ignore him at first; children always talk nonsense. But the little one stubbornly sticks with his story. His memories torment him. He remembers terrible images of an ax and an argument. Eventually, his parents start to believe him and the story spreads around his village.
This story causes a sensation, especially since the inhabitants are ethnic minorities called Druzes. They believe in reincarnation and rebirth, which is why the boy’s words take on a special meaning. The boy was also born with a flaming-red birthmark on his forehead. The Druze believe that this signifies a wound in a previous life.
The boy recognizes one of the inhabitants, hotfoots it to him and says: “I was your neighbor. We had an argument and you killed me with an ax.” The man turns as white as chalk. “I even know where you buried my body.”
And unbelievably: the boy is able to describe, in explicit detail, where the body was found, namely underneath a pile of rocks. The fatal injury, evidenced by a shattered skull, was exactly where the boy’s birthmark was.
The murderer confessed the crime immediately and was given a just sentence. Afterward, the boy did not feel so plagued by his memories. Many scientists have incredulously mused over the explanation and in the meantime there has been research on near death experiences and reincarnation. Share this unbelievable story of a young boy with a special memory.