Mythofunda

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“Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths” Joseph Campbell used to say. The Mythofunda part of Mindfunda.com shows you how your personal mythology can create peace in your life.

UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED: ALL MYTHOFUNDA CONTENT IS CREATED BY SUSANNE VAN DOORN, AUTHOR AND OWNER OF MINDFUNDA; MAKING THE FUNDAMENTALS OF PSYCHOLOGY, MYTHOLOGY AND SPIRITUALITY EASY TO USE IN YOUR PERSONAL LIFE!

What is Mindfunda about?

My name is Susanne van Doorn, I am a Dutch psychologist, blogger and author. I have been working with psychology, dreams and mythology ever since I finished my study in psychology at Tilburg University. I made this independant site to share insights, and recent scientific articles about the brain, dreams, and mythology for use in your personal life.

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail: trapped between watery tarts and supreme executive power

Film is the modern way of telling mythology. Monty Python did a very good job of re-telling the old mythology of the Grail legend. Do you know why they used coconuts in the first scene were King Arthur comes jumping along pretending to ride a horse? Not only to safe money as the crew has told the world.. …

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The Apple tv: unlocking knowledge in a heartbeat

I am a fan of Apple. And I laughed just like you, about the ridiculous price tag on the Apple watch. BUT this watch will be able to monitor your health somewhere in the future Apple’s Tim Cook has promised. My life changed for the better when we  got ourselves an apple tv. It is …

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What does my dream mean?

Imagine this: you have a dream. An actual dream not a phantasy about how life could be. Now you want to know What does my dream mean?. This article will give you a head start. What does my dream mean?   First of all there are, in general, four ways of looking at a dream: …

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About Dwarves, Elves and Giants in the Well of Remembrance by Ralph Metzner

“Men forgot that all deities reside within the human breast” William Blake About Dwarves, Elves and Giants in the Well of Remembrance by Ralph Metzner. In his book Ralph writes: Mythology is very much alive in our psyche. We only have to look at our dreams to realize that. Mythology can connect us with an …

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The Matrix and the Goddess

I recently watched the Matrix trilogy again, here’s my Mythofunda approach on it: Oracle: “Do you know what that means? (points at banner with Temet Nosce on it). It means know thyself. I want to tell you a little secret, being the One is just like being in love…” In 1999 the Wachowskis, two siblings, directed …

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