Commonly discussed Chiron themes
With thanks to Radilina Shanova
Her talk on Chiron: https://youtu.be/eC6byHRxiAY
The Wounded Healer
Chiron is called the wounded healer because it represents the profoundly helpful principle of healing: that one has to re-live a trauma in order to clear it. Its glyph, a key, suggests that Chiron, and this principle, is the key to unlocking the deeper secrets of who we are – and this is done by shifting perception.
We were all subject to varying levels of parental insensitivity during childhood, usually to the level of intolerable pain and upset. We dealt with this as best we could by a process of repression and denial, and then forgot it. Later as adults our habits of emotional dysfunctionality give us clues about what exactly we suffered.