(Italian) Are we more than just our brain?

Are the brain and the mind the same or is it possible to separate them? It seems difficult to separate them biologically (how to remove the mind from the brain??). Yet many faiths have believed – and still believe – in a soul or at least some separation. So are they the same or different? This brief video will suggest a third position.


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