• The Spirits' Book

    • Book Two - The Spirit World

      • Chapter III - Return to the Spirit World

        • Separation of the Soul and Body

158. A caterpillar begins its existence by crawling on the ground, and then spins itself into a cocoon into an apparent death, only to be reborn as a brilliant butterfly. Can we correlate our human life, death, and life after death to this transformation?

“Yes, on a very small scale. The image may be good, but it should not be accepted literally, which human beings are prone to do.”

Source: Kardecpedia