Ever wonder where we end up after we die? A lot of us have different theories about what might happen to us after we die or if something greater than life even exists after death. Well, like all of us, celebrities also have some unorthodox beliefs regarding the afterlife. Some weirder than others. Let’s take a look at what some of our favorite celebrities have to say about the afterlife.
1. Stephen Hawking
We’re well aware of the fact that Stephen Hawking was an atheist. Hawking always said that there is, in fact, a ‘grand design’ behind the universe but isn’t in any way related to god. His comments regarding the afterlife further perpetuated his beliefs.
He said that our brain works as a computer and once it becomes too exhausted to work, it’s components will break down. According to him, the concept of an afterlife is a fairytale made by people who are too afraid to face the dark. For someone who believed that the universe is governed by science, this hardly comes as a shocker.
2. Donald Sutherland
The Canadian actor had a near-death experience when he fell prey to a severe case of meningitis. His body completely shut down and the doctors said Sutherland was gone for a time.
The actor explains the dystopia something like this,
Suddenly the pain, fever and acute distress seemed to evaporate. I was floating above my body, surrounded by soft blue light. I began to glide down a long tunnel, away from the bed … but suddenly I found myself back in my body