Dreams Can Convey Messages
Bonnie Moss (c) 2011-02
From the Science of Dreaming, it shows the moment in our sleep when we dream:REM Sleep:
Dreaming is one of the fascinating mysteries of Life. Do we all wander off to dreamland in our sleep? The dreaming mind moves into a mysterious and intriguing realm where there is freedom of movement, from one scene to another with no apparent relevance and no inhibitions. Dreams may not make sense to the dreamer at the moment. It is a realm for great exploration of what lies beyond our conscious mind.
There can be frightful moments, but remember, at a point of peril, the dreamer always wakes up. What about pleasant dreams of places you never even dreamed of? Many dreams convey messages. Some dreams are symbolic- urging you to discover your creativity and let it flow. Dreams can reflect our physical, emotional and psychological state, anxieties, fears, sexuality, joys, social and interpersonal skills. There is a spiritual side that can reveal how we relate or acknowledge our beliefs, spiritual stirrings, how to find our higher selves and hold that vision.
The list of dreams is tens of thousands long.
Danger can be a reflection of the day's anxieties over events, like a movie that got you absorbed. It can represent the dark side where chaos may reign.
Fire can suggest passion and desire in a positive way. On the negative side, it can stand for anger, frustration or destructiveness. To be looking at the flame, is to be aware of energy and strength.It is believed that psychologically, fire in dreams is a symbol of cleansing, power to change one's life.
Flying can be fascinating, some relate flying to sex and sexuality. Others see a dream of flying as being able to shed inhibitions and find freedom.
Garlic is believed to be a powerful protection against unseen negative energies. It can symbolize protection against fear. Ask yourself, what is it that you fear? Garlic can also have magical message.
Landscapes can mirror the personality and habits of the dreamer. Consider what comes with the landscape, trees, sand, rocks, think about these carefully.
Money in dreams does not mean hard currency. It is more of a reflection of how we value ourselves, our actions and how much we are willing to pay to get fulfillment of what we desire. It can also indicate personal resources, material and spiritual, can also mean potential for success.
Onion is layered, Dreaming of onion symbolizes the layers of oneself that could be peeled away to reveal the higher self.
Rain, in dreams, if properly applied mean an emotional release. Rain comes from the heavens(sky), it symbolizes divine blessings and revelation. Take a close look at your emotions, especially pent-up emotions, time to make peace with yourself.
Running shows speed and agility and flow. Running towards something suggest confidence and ability
Social gathering can signify your need to get more sociable, perhaps you are isolating yourself.
Singing to hear singing in dreams means a link to self expression, ability to get in touch with inner self, feel higher vibration and can share good feelings with others.
Water in dreams, take a moment to describe the dream. It can be symbolic. This element touches on the emotions. Water has the ability to flow in and around things. Seeing water in dreams may be significant, suggesting the potential to create or find a new direction. Entering water suggests something new.
Wind is a symbol of the intellect. It can suggest the ability to move on with ideas. It can also suggest the beginning of new awareness of ourselves. Breeze can suggest gentleness and pleasure.
Tree is significant in dreams as it is symbolic of the structure of inner lives. Try to remember the features of the tree:
Wood is a manifestation of the spirit and a connection with nature.
There are many more dreams whose meaning is waiting to be uncovered. This article presents a very short list.
Ref.Pamela Ball Book of Dreams