MN 12 wrote:http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/mn/mn.012.ntbb.html
33. "What is egg-born generation? There are these beings born by breaking out of the shell of an egg; this is called egg-born generation. What is womb-born generation? There are these beings born by breaking out from the caul; this is called womb-born generation. What is moisture-born generation? There are these beings born in a rotten fish, in a rotten corpse, in rotten dough, in a cesspit, or in a sewer; this is called moisture-born generation. What is spontaneous generation? There are gods and denizens of hell and certain human beings and some beings in the lower worlds; this is called spontaneous generation. These are the four kinds of generation.
Just curious if anyone has come across references like that above in the rest of the cannon. Sounds
a little spooky Forgive me if this is not the right forum for this. I am interested in this.