To dream about an action hero, represents your admiration of a their physical traits, bravery and other virtues. Maybe you wish you could be more heroic in your own life. If you were an action hero in your dream, this signifies your inner strength and weaknesses. It may be representative of how you are bravely […]
To dream about a hero, represents your admiration of a their physical traits, bravery and other virtues. Maybe you wish you could be more heroic in your own life. If you were a hero in your dream, this signifies your inner strength and weaknesses. It may represent how you are bravely facing your own personal […]
The hero sets out on his quest or journey knowing that he will undergo trials and tribulations that will have him mature from a youth to a man. In dreams, aspects of that process – such as the knight’s conflict with the dragon or the witch – will often appear. The heroine or princess is […]
In a woman’s dream a hero will largely appear as a protector and as an aspect of her animus. As she herself moves towards autonomy she will develop the qualities of bravery required by the heroine. The princess will appear in a man’s dream as an aspect of his anima, whereas the hero will allow […]
In today’s world the hero has taken on many guises, particularly in psychological parlance. For many people their own heroic figure, from footballer to successful businessperson, will act as a role model in the journey of life. Also consult the individual entries for hero / heroine and quest.
You might also like to consult the entries for camelot, castle, hero / heroine and quest as well as the information on hero in archetypes in the introduction.
The hero is the spiritual archetype who shows courage in adversity and determination in the carrying out of his duties. He was initially a defender or protector.
In today’s world a hero is considered to be anyone who is held up to public acclaim. This would suggest that it is the quality of determination that has become important and would, therefore, have him become an icon to others.
Need for heroic father ﬁgure, boyhood hero.
In dreams, depending on our personality, the minotaur can be seen as a figure either to be pitied or feared. His conquest is part of the hero’s journey to self-actualization or realization of our own power.