|"OSHO Zen Tarot"© #1 Existence by Deva Padma|
If your going to dream your naked,
it's best to be somewhere splendid like this.
Much of dream interpretation is common sense. A dream about crossing a bridge is clearly a dream about transitioning from one aspect of life to another. Past to present, present to future, or even an actual change in locations. Building a bridge can be about constructing an exit strategy for a situation, or re-directing your life to reach a desired goal or benefit. What we see in dreams can be a portent of some future event, but it is often a representation of our attempt to deal with an issue.
|The Lover's from "Shadowscapes Tarot" ©|
by Stephanie Pui-Mun Law
Romantic dreams are the best.
This time, like Dorothy Gale about to head for OZ, I was
|The Tower from Ciro Marchetti's|
"Legacy of the Divine Tarot"©
Let the winds of change come. They simple
give you a fresh start!
I told you all that to tell you this. In tarot readings, people fear the appearance of The Tower, or as Hollywood loves to describe it, The Tower of Destruction ( insert appropriate organ music here). The lesson of The Tower is not the, sudden and dramatic change indicated. It's about how you deal with that change. Do you fall screaming, muscles tense in resistance, or do you fall acrobatically, arching and turning your body for the best advantage in landing?
Below is a pretty generalized list of dream symbols. See how they fit for you and start thinking about how your dream images can reflect your inner feelings. Check out some books on the subject and above all, have fun with it.
Car Out of Control - Passenger, feeling powerless to alter an event or situation. Driver, unable to control the direction of your own life.
Cat - Power and independence
Key - A secret
Apples - Fresh and firm, good fortune. Rotten, goals not being realized
Hammer - Building/forging new opportunities
Burial - Saying goodbye to the old.
Hawk - Keep an eye on something. Bird's eye view
Deer - Gentleness, beauty in motion.
Butterfly - Transformation and beauty
Fountains - Emotions (water is always emotionally based)
Flying - Happiness and freedom. Escaping restriction
Mirrors - A vision of yourself. this can be unsettling as our self-perceptions frequently are.
Ships - The unconscious mind and the realm of emotions (what is the water like?)
Climbing - An attempt to move past obstacles
Clocks - Schedules and control. Timeliness.
Stairs - A rise or fall of social or economic status.
Lightening - Sudden awareness.
Thunder - Calling your attention to something (what else is happening?)
Elephants - Memories or the importance of remembering something
Castles - Rewards and praise for achievements