In most cases, this is a dream about birth— looking back to the starting point. A dream of rebirth. In a tunnel we often meet the unconscious. According to Freud, a reference to intercourse, especially when Trains drive in or out of the tunnel.
Vision: Driving through a tunnel: don’t be afraid, things are not as bad as you thought—the “end of the tunnel” is in sight.Depth Psychology: The dream might be a memory of your own birth. It may also mean that you want to explore you unconscious so that you can understand yourself better. Are you afraid […]
Our relationship with mother is pivotal in our development and will often give rise to her appearance in dreams. Largely it is the first relationship we develop, probably should be perceived as a nurturing, caring one, and allows us to develop such relationships with other people. If this does not happen, fears and doubts may […]
The symbols of death or the fear of death can be: sunset; evening; a crossed river or falling in a river, a skeleton; snarling dogs; sleep; anaesthetic; gravestones; cemetery; blackness, or something black; ace of spades; a fallen mirror; stopped clock; a pulled tooth; an empty abyss, the chill wind; falling leaves; a withering plant; […]
Used in many different ways, depending on context. Generally it represents a goal; point of change, release, death. Example: ‘I was due to be executed—what for I don’t know. I was not especially afraid of this, but my most vivid feelings were of great sadness at the people I was leaving behind, and for all […]
Vision: In a man’s dream, a train is often a sign of fear—fear of having missed something. The train you have missed in the dream is the equivalent of a missed opportunity in real life. Traveling in a train: you are advancing quickly in life. Watching a train leaving the station: a separation is unavoidable. […]
Very much like the symbol of Mother, but much more oriented to the past. The all-powerful mother, the archetypal mother (the mother principle) in contrast to the merely personal mother. Grandmothers, like Grandfathers, are often wise guides and advisers.
Mothers in dreams usually invoke powerful emotions. If you are dreaming about your mother, you may be addressing some real-life issues or concerns about your mother in your dream, or your dream may be based on a valuable memory. If you dream of being a mother (and you don’t have children in real life), this […]
also see Food 1- In dreams, all symbols of nourishment are associated with basic needs. Firstly, we require warmth and comfort; secondly, shelter and sustenance. Initially we experience this as coming from mother. Any dream in which we become aware of our needs then links with our relationship with mother. If our need for nourishment […]
Lover. Archetypal symbol for father / mother, dependency on father / mother. Also always the dreamer himself. See Dictator / Ruler. May also represent the Great Father and Great Mother. The Great Father is the symbol of an aware and elevated consciousness. You are standing with great awareness in the world. In fairy tales, as […]