Did you know that there is science behind sleep and dreaming?
Experts claims that we do have the ability to study our dreams and interpret the common dream symbols they contain.
A team of scientists from the ATR Computational Neuroscience Laboratory in Kyoto, Japan have recently examined brain scans in order to find some visual dream imagery and they discovered that we watch our dreams in the same manner as we watch the world around us.
These 10 symbols are just a few suggestions into the meaning of dreams.
Dreaming of flying is as indication of a need to reach ambition. These dreams leave us recharged when we wake up, and there’s a feeling of freedom and a feeling of being able to achieve anything.
Dreaming of water is usually associated with your emotional state of mind. Water symbolizes cleansing and purity, and dreaming of waterfalls is a symbol of new beginnings.
Dreaming of teeth being pulled out means that something will come out, while rotten teeth indicate the holding of fear and anxiety. Falling teeth are the most widespread teeth dreams and are usually associated with stressful things like a new job, fear of loss, lack of power in a relationship or hidden lies.
Death dreams are more common than people think, and they symbolize the end of something. Death is the termination of ego parts. It is a psychological aspect of some great emotional changes. Also, dreaming of death can symbolize guidance from a loved one to give comfort.
Dreaming of being pregnant indicates a major growth or development which is linked to your desires and future projects.
House dreams symbolize the self and different personality aspects. Depending on the type of house and the number of rooms, the interpretation can vary. These dreams are about security and comfort.
Dreaming of money is often associated with luck and gives us gratitude. Dreaming of winning the lottery indicates a change in your lifestyle, while dreaming of giving money symbolizes the fear of loss.
Dreaming of adultery symbolizes your sexual desires and urges which are repressed or need to be expressed. These type of dreams also symbolize abandonment and fears, self-worth issues and unconscious acceptance of a problematic relationship.
Fire dreams have different meaning – if you dream of fire in the distance it symbolizes desire and transformation, while playing with fire indicates risky activities. If you’re starting a fire in your dream, it symbolizes repressed anger.
Being naked in your dreams is associated with the fear of being exposed. If you dream of someone else being naked, it symbolizes “the naked truth” of some situation or predicts a future affair.