Rites of passage may seem archaic these days, but they still occur (whether consciously or unconsciously), and it’s essential for psychological and spiritual growth.
Returning With Light
It’s not enough to just encounter the darkness. We must enter the dark, and after that, we must find the light within, and return with the light.
No Going Back
A true rite of passage means that there’s no going back to who we were. The butterfly cannot go back into its cocoon.