I began this theory with a question based on an answer from Yahoo Answers. I thank the user AVATAR KORRA for planting the seed for this theory. I think its pretty spot on.
I recently watched AVATAR THE LAST AIRBENDER, and in the episode, the one with Guru Pathik, the Guru goes through all the Chakras with Aang in order to control the Avatar State. The second to last chakra is called "Ajna" The Light Chakra. And its location on the body is, guess where(?), the forehead. RIGHT WHERE AMON PLACES HIS FINGERS WHEN HE TAKES AWAY BENDERS ABILITIES! The "Ajna" chakra deals with insight, "the instance of apprehending the true nature of a thing", and it is blocked by illusions. So it all makes sense.
Amon places his fingers on a bender's forehead. He …
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