The Law of One, Book III, Session 60
Questioner: Was there a purpose for mummification having to do with anything other than bodily burial?
Ra: I am Ra. Much as we would like to speak to you of this distortion of our designs in constructing the pyramid, we can say very little for the intent was quite mixed and the uses, though many felt them to be positive, were of a nonpositive order of generation.
We cannot speak upon this subject without infringement upon some basic energy balances between the positive and negative forces upon your planet.
It may be said that those offering themselves felt they were offering themselves in service-to-others.