Interpreting Common Dreams

Interpreting common dreams can help us understand ourselves and our innermost desires. This dream analysis infographic will help you do just that.

This infographic from The Sleep Matters Club leans more towards the former and looks at the top 10 most common dreams, what they mean and how you might be able to use them to improve your life.

The Gist Of This Infographic
Have you ever woken up from a vivid dream and wondered what it meant? Some people stand firmly on the belief that dreams are the results of random brain activity. memory consolidation, and subconscious problem solving. However, most people believe that dreams are a product of our subconscious thoughts and desires, as well as our innermost worries, weaknesses and anxieties. One fact holds true in all this: our dreams are not unique. This infographics provides an interpretation for each of the ten most commonly experienced dreams.

More About Dream Interpretation
A 2009 publication by the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology found that the majority of people believe that their dreams reveal meaningful hidden truths. One study found that 74% of Indians, 65% of South Koreans and 56% of Americans believed their dreams provided them with meaningful insight into their unconscious desires and beliefs.

People with this Freudian perspective of dreaming give more importance to the contents of their dreams than to similar contents in conscious thoughts. For example, dreaming of a possible plane crash is more likely to make someone delay or cancel their flight, than thinking about a possible crash while awake. (Learn more on Wikipedia)

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Comments

  • Posted: December 2, 2015 16:51

    Cuthbert

    I'm always intrigues about what my dreams mean. I get "falling" dreams often.