Guns, rockets, knives, spears, etc., depict our desire to hurt someone or, if we are being shot or hurt in the dream, how we have internalised our own aggression or past hurts or fear of being hurt; also defence against fears or being hurt. If we shoot or stab someone or something, we need to […]
It will often be significant which area of the body is harmed in the dream. The nervous system can develop ways of giving information without us being conscious of it. This may give some indication of the area of life that is affected by the trauma. To have an arm broken, for instance, might suggest […]
Example: The people watching are saying “Kill her! Kill her! Kill her!” Then someone finds an extra bullet, puts it in the gun and shoots me in the stomach. I wake with my body completely straight with my hands on my stomach. I feel my whole body cracking up inside’ (Vanessa). Almost half the dreams […]
In dreams a shell represents the defences we use in order to prevent ourselves from being hurt. We can create a hard shell in response to previous hurt, or a soft shell, which would indicate that we are still open to being hurt. Shells were also once a unit of currency and in dreams can […]
Some dream researchers suggest falling is one of the main themes in dreams. In the sample used for this book, the words fall, falls, fell, falling occur 72 times in 1,000 dreams. The words find, finds, finding, found occur 297 times. And the words connected with looking and seeing occur 1,077 times. During our development […]
1- In dreams a shell represents the defences we use in order to prevent ourselves from being hurt. We can create a hard shell in response to previous hurt, or a soft shell which would indicate that we are still open to being hurt. Shells were also once a unit of currency and in dreams […]
also see Knife 1- To be stabbed in a dream indicates our ability to be hurt. To stab someone is, conversely, to be prepared to hurt. Since a stab wound is penetrative it obviously has connections with aggressive masculine sexuality, but also with the faculty of being able to get straight to the point. 2- […]
To dream that you are hurt or injured, signals distress and bad luck with money. To see others hurt, suggests that you will be treated unfairly in some way by your friends. To treat or dress another person’s injury, signifies that you are entering lucky times.
If you hurt a person in your dreams, you will do ugly work, revenging and injuring. If you are hurt, you will have enemies who will overcome you.
Dreams of being hurt signify that you are venting and processing a painful experience from the past. When you realize that only your ego can be hurt and that your truest self cannot be threatened or harmed, velocity is added to your healing process. See Venting Dreams.