Why Do We Interpret Dreams?
From "Why Do We Interpret Dreams?" is quoted directly from John Betts, MA (Psych) (http://jungian.ca/jungian-dream-interpretation/)
Dream are our most marvelous guides, especially at change points and transitions.
We are a part of nature and the land, of the deep and ancient stories that live in it, whether we know it consciously or not. Our dreams arise to help us process, recover, and to provide guidance that is very different than the rationalistic logic of waking life. The land itself is dreaming, and waiting for us to reconnect to her wisdom, through our own dreams.
When we become separated from our sense of place, nature, and the land, we become separated from ourselves, as well. We are far more than our thoughts, more than that tiny layer of brain cells that governs our cognitions. We are deep and complex and marvelous. All of us.
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