1- The people who appear in dreams are the characters with which we write our ‘play’. Often they appear simply as themselves, particularly if they are people we know or have a relationship with in the here and now. We may introduce them in order to highlight a specific quality or characteristic. We may also […]
Symbol of wisdom. Since the Middle Ages, the Fool has been the personification of sin. In some periods, he was even compared to the devil. The Fool is considered a symbol of carnal sin—a sex-crazed, lecherous person—with such characteristics as a weak will and an obsession with sexual drives. The Fool in early times was […]
Our current ‘self image’ is displayed by what we do in our dreams. If we are the active and central character in our dreams, then we have a positive, confident image of ourself. The role we place ourself in is also the one we feel at home with, or one which is habitual to us. […]
Sometimes in the practice of deep relaxation, meditation or sensory deprivation, our being enters into a state akin to sleep, yet we maintain a personal waking awareness. This is like a journey into a deep interior world of mind and body where our senses no longer function in their waking manner, where the brain works […]
According to Freud, one of the major processes of the unconscious is condensation. This means that within one element in a dream, such as the strange room we dream we are in or the unusual name a person has in the dream, are condensed many associated emotions, memories or ideas. Talking about a peapod which […]
Depth Psychology: Castration in men’s dreams is a symbol of suppressed feelings and needs. You are plagued by feelings of guilt and inferiority; also you are afraid of not performing well enough sexually and being rejected. If these dreams appear frequently, you might consider seeking professional help. A woman dreaming about the castration of a […]
Symbol: In men’s dreams the violin is often a symbol for sex-ual vigor.Vision: Playing the violin: you still have very romantic ideas about life and love, but this is one of the things people like about you. Listening to others play the violin: be honest, aren’t you just a little jealous of other people’s talents […]
Vision: If you are a woman dreaming about a female sex-symbol; you are unsure of your partner and questioning your own femininity. If you dream about a “motherly” type of person, you are anxious for more emotional security. Seeing a woman you know: good news. Seeing a strange woman: quarrels, envy, and frustration. If you […]
Dreams of an ex are about venting, sorting and processing your ties to your former lovers. You are realizing that those relationships do not end when the divorce papers are signed. Often an ex represents a part of your shadow that you must face and embrace, erased and eventually replace. See Integration Dreams.
If the girlfriend is a love interest, then this dream is about passion, mutual interest and chemistry. You are processing and expressing your feelings about your relationship. If this dream is about your ex-girlfriend, see Ex-Girlfriend. If this is your friend, see Friend.