Some native-American wisdome of the spirits of the dragonfly and the butterfly - the power of transformation and balance:
Dragonfly is the essence of the winds of change, the messages of wisdom and
enlightenment, and the communications from the elemental world. This elemental world
is made up of the tiny spirits of plants, and the elements air, earth, fire, and water. In
essence, this world is full of nature spirits.
If you look closely at what Butterfly is trying to teach, you will realize that it is the
never-ending cycle of self-transformation. The way to discern where you are in this cycle
is to ask yourself: (1) Is this the egg stage: Is it just a thought or idea? (2) Is this the larva
stage: Do I need to make a decision? (3) Is this the cocoon stage: Am I developing and
doing something to make my idea a reality? (4) Is this the birth stage: Am I sharing my
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