Dream Symbolism

Dream Symbolism and Interpretation

When we begin to understand dream symbolism, we get a bigger picture to the sometimes puzzling nature of our lives. We begin to see the interconnectedness of all things, and learn how we can apply this knowledge of connection to our everyday life. By doing this, we gain a silent internal strength that allows for further growth, and ultimate success in effectively living life.

As you review the page links below, please keep in mind that dream interpretation is a very personal process.Ultimately, it is YOU, and you alone who determines the meaning of a symbol as it applies to you.

Whether in nature, at work, or in dreams, symbols saturate. They choose you, and it is up to you to interpret these symbols.

Meditate, communicate and ponder the symbolic impulses that come into your awareness. Their messages are incredibly revealing and profound. Please enjoy these pages on dream symbolism, and then make up your own mind on how the general rules apply to you personally.


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Meaning of the color red in dreams

Dreaming of red is about activation, physicality, passion and intensity. In the chakras red is the root, it’s a primitive energy that expresses itself in terms of survival and prime instinct.

Sleep has five stages and multiple cycles

There are five stages of sleep. Do you ever wonder why you don’t dream when you sleep? The truth is, if you are getting proper amounts of sleep in proper time periods, and not taking medications or using alcohol or illegal substances, you are dreaming. You just don’t remember them unless they wake you.

Types of Dream States

Dream consciousness is not the same as wakeful consciousness. We have varying degrees of consciousness when we are dreaming.