Mirror, like miracle and Mirage, comes from the Latin root Merari which means “to wonder at.” Like the moon’s light is reflected on the surface of the sea.
KNOW THYSELF AND YOU WILL KNOW THE MYSTERIES OF THE UNIVERSE
One of the teachings of the ancient Eleusinian Mysteries was to Know Thyself. Many spiritual traditions have long felt that our reflection is part of our soul, that the world around us is a reflection of the divine, which in turn is a reflection of creation here on Earth. The power for us in this point of view is that we have the opportunity to learn the deepest truths about the divine as we experience the world around us and look into our own hearts.
At some point our relationship with our reflection and with mirrors as a tool to discover ourselves began to change. Whether it manifested as fear of…
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