Joseph dreamed a dream and told it to his brothers,
and they hated him even more.
Rabbi Hiyya opened and said
"'He said, "Hear my words:
If there be a prophet among you,
I, YHVH, make Myself known to him in a vision,
I speak with him in a dream"'
Come and see how many levels within levels the Blessed Holy One
arranged one on top of the other, step by step,
this one higher than that one,
these absorbing those, as they should,
these on the right, those on the left,
each one assigned its domain,
all as it should be.
Come and see:
All the prophets of the world were nurtured from a single aspect
through two well-known levels.
Those levels appeared in the mirror that does not shine,
as it is written:
'I make Myself known to him in a vision, mar'ah.'
What is this mar'ah?
It has been explained: a mirror in which all colors appear.
This is the mirror that does not shine.
'I speak with him in a dream.'
This is one-sixtieth of prophecy, as they have established.
It is the sixth level from the level of prophecy,