What is rebirth? What takes rebirth?

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Questioner (Q): What is re-birth? What is the transmigration of the soul? What travels after death? What carries forward?

Acharya Prashant (AP): A few things must be clearly understood. ‘You’ do not carry anything.

You as a ‘person’, are not a very important