Mithras Chrysalis - hand dripped Byzantine Beeswax Candles. 2.2" Base
The Chrysalis series of lights make an excellent gateway into the hand-dripped realm. The small but mighty Chrysalis I pillar is a popular and versatile light with a burn time of about 40-50 hours. The taller Chrysalis II is a must have in any serious candle wizard's repertoire with a burn time of around 70-80 hours.
(Diameter of about 2.2”)
The ancient god Mithras was of Persian/Zoroastrian origin, a protector of truth and a god of illumination who was later incorporated into a mystery cult in ancient Rome. It is thought that beeswax candles first made an appearance in the west during Roman Mithraic mystery rituals. Today Mithras candles creates Ancestral lighting for the Body, Mind & Spirit using locally-sourced beeswax.