Every religion has its own view on the existence of a world beyond—an invisible realm that is at once strange and familiar. But no two see it exactly the same way.
For some, the beyond is a host of successive rebirths. For others, it’s Heaven or Hell. In China and Africa, a dead person’s soul continues to “live” with its loved ones. What do atheists think about the beyond?
People of a variety of religions tell us their views on the beyond.