Dream is connected to our sleep. There many facts about dreaming , like you cannot snore and dream at the same time. Studies have also shown that an average person has about 1,460 dreams a year. Most of us dream every 90 minutes.The longest dream (30-45 minutes) occur in the morning. We get different types of dreams , they maybe vivid which don’t make sense , about someone important or bad dreams or so called nightmares . And we always wonder why do we get such dreams and what do they mean? But least do we know that all those vivid and strange dreams do have a deep meaning attached. Sigmund Freud, a famous psychologist says that ‘dreams are the road to the unconscious’.That means that our dreams potray our unconscious thoughts and feelings which we are not aware of. In short our dreams can tell us a lot about our thoughts and wishes we didn’t know we have or we have long forgotten.
So I present to you 8 common dreams and their meanings in your life with a few suggestions on how to interpret those dreams.
Getting dreams about falling are a very common claim of many people. So falling in a dream may be minds way of alerting you to a situation in waking life where you feel out of control. so look closely at your relationships, finances, career, etc and find out which area is going in the wrong direction. And also try to redirect the situation immediately.
Being chased by anything (animal, vehicle, person etc.) indicates that you are avoiding something in waking life. So think who is chasing you? What is that you are avoiding? Is it a confrontation, a responsibility or a obligation? Then stop running and face the situation and learn to get it over with.
Teeth falling out
Ever got a dream of your tooth falling? Don't worry your not growing old, it actually represents survival challenges and instincts (need or drive). A thought inherited by our ancestors is that we need good teeth to eat to attract mates and therefore to reproduce. So dreams about teeth exercises your instincts to protect yourself and your appearance. Is there a waking life situation that is eroding your confidence?
Being lost or searching for something in a dream denotes anxiety. Question your self, are you scared of a new challenge that you feel unprepared for? If you dream about another person being lost , it means that you have unresolved feelings about this person.
Seeing any kind of water in the dream represents purification, change renewal and new life when it is not necessarily significant to you. Offering water to others in a dream may mean that you are offering a new life or positive change to someone or that person. Dreams of dirty water may signal that unconscious mind is telling you that you are not healthy.
Dreaming about food may not necessarily mean you are hungry. Foods like chocolate or a delicious food may symbolize that the dream feels to be rewarded or deserves special treatment. Cakes in dreams can simplify a time to rejoice at ones accomplishments, or to celebrate new relationships or work efforts.
Dying or your loved ones dying in a dream is another a very common dream among people. it indicates a ending of something like an ending of pain. does not mean you actually die. dying can also mean looking for a new start or going through a spiritual transformation.
death of a loved one may represent that this person is no longer a part of your life, or that you lack a certain quality that this person symbolizes.
Being late in a dream suggests that you feel you're losing the opportunity to experience some sort of fulfillment in your waking life. it may also indicate an inability to make a connection, regret about a missed opportunity, or a need to get your life in order.
focus on engaging in things you care about, do not overbook yourself.