Involvement with the Dead

The Life of the Deceased
Involvement between the dead and Shaidim/Spirits: R. Chagigah 3b "SheTishreh"
Spirits of the dead affecting the living: Berachot 18b; Shabbat 149b, 152b [2x]
Whether the dead sense their own decay: Berachot 18b; Shabbat 152a
Whether the dead sense what is happening in their cemeteries: Berachot 18a
Whether the dead know who is going to die: Berachot 18b
The dead present at their Eulogy: Shabbat 153a
Rav Nachman appearing to Rava after death: Moed Katan 28a
Rava appearing to his brother, Rav Seorim, after death: Moed Katan 28a
R' Chiyya and R' Yonatan walking in a cemetery, and their dialogue on the awareness of the dead: Berachot 18a-b
A pious man who eavesdropped on conversations between deceased spirits about the year's upcoming weather: Berachot 18b
Zeiri speaking to his deceased hostess, to find out where his money was stored. She asked him to have her mother send her cosmetics with a certain woman who was to die the next day: Berachot 18b


Ov and YidoniOther means of contacting the dead
Sleeping in a cemetery, to acquire Ruach Tumah - Spirit of Impurity: Chagigah 3b-4a [see also Berachot 18b?]
Onkelos bar Klonikos pursuing conversion, and consulting his uncle Titus, Bilam and Jews who had sinned, via necromancy: Gittin 56b-57a

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