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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“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.
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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.
Are you affraid of death? she asked me. A question so direct and so profound I was shaking to the core…
Sherlock Holmes used deduction to solve mysteries. use the same method to solve the mystery of your dream
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 …
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: …
Mytghology today: Mindfunda discusses 5 films or series that have themes from Greek mythology
The Red Book of Jung, should you read it? It is filled with the musings of Jungs’ mind.
He can be irritating, he can move you, you can recognize your own doubts in his writings
Dreaming about celebrity pop star Bob Marley proofed to be big dream for a lady
Proof for Plato, Atlantis Accurate? Is Plato finally proven right? Almost everyone assumes Atlantis was a fictional story told by Plato, but now mythological material has been found in a Sicilian shipwreck. Orichalcum, a material that according to Plato was only made in Atlantis.
We are all participants of our life who do not have the room with the view. How a step back can change your perspective and make you enjoy your life
even more. The film a room with a view has some interesting connections to dreamwork.
Film is the modern way of telling myths. The science of sleep is a film for dreamers: about all the forms
reality can disguise itself in.
“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 …
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 …