third eye, pineal eye(noun)
a sensory structure capable of light reception located on the dorsal side of the diencephalon in various reptiles
A personal source of psychic visions and clairvoyance according to certain New Age beliefs.
The third eye is a mystical and esoteric concept referring to a speculative invisible eye which provides perception beyond ordinary sight. In certain dharmic spiritual traditions such as Hinduism, the third eye refers to the ajna, or brow, chakra. In Theosophy it is related to the pineal gland. The third eye refers to the gate that leads to inner realms and spaces of higher consciousness. In New Age spirituality, the third eye often symbolizes a state of enlightenment or the evocation of mental images having deeply personal spiritual or psychological significance. The third eye is often associated with religious visions, clairvoyance, the ability to observe chakras and auras, precognition, and out-of-body experiences. People who are claimed to have the capacity to utilize their third eyes are sometimes known as seers.
The numerical value of third eye in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of third eye in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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