Imbolc Celebration

“What am I? Am I the bulb that carries the light, or am I the light of which the bulb is a vehicle?” You can still enrol in the course Turning the Wheel of the Year and celebrate Imbolc. You Continue Reading

Halloween, meet the Banshee

Happy Halloween! Tonight, Banshees, and other fairies and spirits visit freely to reunite with loved ones.
Want to learn more about the Banshee that enchanted the God of Love of the Celts? Sign up and join tonight for a myth, an invitation to interpretation, questions to see how you have lived this myth and an incubation to tune into the energy of the Banshee. Continue Reading

The Body of Poetry: Sculpting Curves into Words

This is the last Mindfunda blog in my series about the body and it features the body of poetry. Female poetry to be more precise. This blog is a part of a 4-blog series about the body. The first blog Continue Reading

Woman Most Wild, 3 Keys to Liberating the Witch Within

Danielle Dusky explains in Woman Most Wild, Three keys to Liberating the Witch Within that there are not one, not two, but three keys to unlock your broom closet and fly away to kiss the moon. Continue Reading

International Woman’s Day: Be Bold for Change

  Each year on March 8, it’s International Woman’s Day. The theme of 2017 is: Be BOLD for change. And unfortunately, even after so many decades of action, the female principle is still underestimated… International Woman’s Day: Be Bold for Continue Reading

Start of Spring: An Invitation to Dream an Ode to Freya

The Start of Spring is always a very good time of year to start dreaming. Literally, in the night, and mentally by visualising new goals to take you to new places on your life’s path. Continue Reading

4 Features of the Dreams of the Crone

Each woman goes through phases of life: the young and fertile Maiden, the nurturing Mother and the wise Crone. A Crone is a woman who has been through hell and back, and on her travels she has gained secret knowledge. Continue Reading

Four Smart Questions and Answers About Dreams You had not Thought of Yourself

Most people want to know what their dream means. They assume a psychologist or a dream dictionary will give them instant access to deeper meaning. They even assume a dream might give them a prediction about their future. Mindfunda sets the record straight. It is up to you. Here are 4 smart questions and answers that will instantly help you make much more sense of your own dreams.
Continue Reading

How to Analyse a dream with an Archetype in 4 Easy Steps

How do you analyse a dream that clearly features an Archetype ? This blog gives you three easy steps. This is part two of a series of HOW TO blogs about dreams on Mindfunda. Each one features a case study in which I carefully, step by step attribute meaning to dream symbols. Continue Reading

How To Use A Dream as a Tool for Self Development: A Case study

A simple, short, but emotional dream is analysed in this case study. A step by step process showing you how to help people attach meaning to their dreams. Dreams are an important way to improve your self development. Continue Reading

What are the best Spirituality Quotes?

Spirituality Quotes can really inspire you to face problems. Just a simple sentence can give you goosebumps because it reaches a core of authentic knowledge in your heart. This is the first time that someone finds the right words to capture that wisdom. Why do these quotes give you goosebumps? Because they give an intuitively correct answer to a question. Continue Reading

Connect Your Inner Strength With The World

Connect your inner forces to become more balanced. Using Mindfunda Spiritual Soul Searching: http://courses.mindfunda.com/course/spiritual-soul-searching/ you will be able to (re-)discover your own spirituality. Continue Reading

Negative Dreams: 3 Positive Ways of Dealing with them

Why are dreams so negative? Turn open any book about dreams (here is a list of ten books about dreaming I recommend) and they all guide you into an inner conflict that needs to be resolved. Are we so addicted to the apocalypse? Or is there something else going on? Continue Reading

Spiritual Soul Searching: Mindfunda Course

In our rational Western Society, dreams are no longer regarded portals into higher knowledge. Do something radical and challenge yourself to set aside everything you were taught about religion. Become your own guru and let your intuition and dreams guide the path of your life. Continue Reading

When the Veil between the Worlds is Thin: Holy Nights 2016-2017

Holy Nights, not one but 12 holy nights begin on Christmas eve. A time to search for wisdom within. A Time to Dream. Mindfunda invites you for the Holy Nights Event 2016/2017.  Each year, when the sun is close to Continue Reading

Extrovert Ideal versus Introvert World

An Introvert is a person who is energized by spending time alone. Often found in their homes, libraries, quiet parks that not many people know about, or other secluded places, introverts like to think and be alone. Contrary to popular belief, Continue Reading

Inspiration: 4 Ways to Find Intuitive Solutions

Inspiration is a volatile thing. I just came back from a very inspiring holiday. I traveled through England and France for almost three weeks in search for the Arthur Myth (see my online Mythology course: the final lesson is dedicated to Continue Reading

Holiday Heaven: 5 destinations

Me and my family recently came back from a holiday visiting places connected with the Arthur myth. King Arthur is the mythological king that would unite England. I write more about Arthur and the Grail Mythology in Mindfunda’s Mythology, on online Continue Reading

The Treasure Hunt for the Black Swan

In his hunt for the black swan, Kelly Bulkeley researches sleep, dreaming big dreams and religion in “Big Dreams, The Science of Dreaming & The Origins of Religion”. It is a clearly structured easy readable book. Continue Reading

Mother’s Day: A Tribute to all the Mothers

Mother’s Day, a day to honor all mothers around the world. Including the ones that did not bear children. In this blog I will tell you about how I became captured by the archetype of the mother. And how it Continue Reading

Elephant in dreams: 3 archetypical implications

“I am in a garden, outside, and I see a stone. A grey stone. When I pick it up, a whole range of grey little elephants come crawling underneath it. accidently I drop the grey stone and see the elephants Continue Reading

st. Patrick’s day, three reasons to join the fun

st. Patrick’s day… The Irish people remember st Patrick on the day he allegedly died. March 17. Who was this guy and what did he do with snakes? Why is everything green on  st. Patrick’s day? And why should we Continue Reading

The Mentalist: the New Hero

  Lately I have been watching the series The Mentalist on Netflix. The show features a good-looking blond guy who drives (and there my heart melts because it is my favorite car ever) a DS. A Citroen. In America. How Continue Reading

3 Facts about Full Moon Dreaming that Will Improve Your Sleep

Full Moon Dreaming: some people love it, other people hate it. This blog gives you three facts about full moon dreaming you did not know before. Continue Reading

Life is a Balance Act

I was invited to give a presentation about dreams at the Kenniscafe in Haarlem, the Netherlands. This Mindfunda is a blog about that presentation. Here you can read the presentation in the Dutch Language.   If you look at this Continue Reading

Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year begins today, February 8th 2016. The Chinese calender is a lunar one, the New Year starts at the second new moon after the Winter Solstice. 2016 is the year of the Monkey.

Family: 3 ways to come at ease with your heritage

Family: I was born in a big one. A Catholic family of nine, including my parents. January 8th 1926, the day my father was born. In his life, all the ingredients were there to construct a Hero’s Journey. And my Continue Reading

New Years resolutions

New years resolutions. In my fifty years on this earth I have made a few. Most of them where “I am going to ask … to go out on a date with me.” But I am afraid I must admit that Continue Reading

Solstice: the perfect time for dreaming

The winter solstice is a time when darkness falls across the land. The veil between the world gets thin. It is the perfect time for dreaming. Mindfunda invites you to become a Mindfunda More Member, and experience the depths of your Continue Reading

3 ways to detect cancer in an early stage

This blog is about the Mindfunda interview on the book “She Who Dreams”. Wanda Burch -dream sister of Robert Moss- saved her own life by dreaming. In it, Wanda talks about how she followed her intuition, how she listened to Continue Reading

Holy night, 13 nights of dreaming for Mindfunda More Members

Come and join us in a new dreaming adventure centered around the Holy Night. In this time of year, the veil between the realms of being is thin. Dreaming about the year that lies ahead is, according to ancient believe, Continue Reading

The Journey of the Heroine: embracing the Goddess in 5 steps

Do you consider yourself a Goddess? You should. The Goddess is the earth. We are all part of the earth. But the Goddess is more. She is also that spiritual vessel that brings love in new unexpected ways. She is Continue Reading

Mother Earth as Goddess

Trista Hendren, author of the girl god reminds us that we owe our live to the gifts of mother earth. If we honor the earth in actions as much as we do in words we will leave a fertile place to our children Continue Reading

Meet Magic in Everyday Life: Book Review Sidewalk Oracles by Robert Moss

“Real magic is the art of bringing gifts from another world into this world“ Robert Moss Don’t you crave a bit of magic in your life? Sometimes you can get so bored: Everyday the same house, the same job, the Continue Reading

‘Dreams and Spirituality’ : a triple 10 minutes interview with the editors

‘Dreams and Spirituality, a handbook for ministry, spiritual direction and counseling is a skeleton for anybody working with dreams. In the first place it is aimed at ministers and spiritual counsellors but it is also a very useful guidebook for anyone who has encountered a dream about spirituality. Mindfunda talked with the three editors: Kate Adams, Bart Koet and Barbara Koning. Continue Reading

Vive la difference! Three relationship facts

The relationship that grows when you are a couple is bound to have its ups and downs. Men and women are different creatures. Mindfunda gives you three facts to keep your relationship fruitful Continue Reading

The Self and Dreams: Case study

In his search for the supreme meaning evoked by his personal crises in 1913 Jung discovered his anima, the soul. I have dreamed with a group of people, reading the Red Book and using the texts to incubate our own dreams Continue Reading

God in dreams: 4 steps to defining your god image trough dreams

In his search for the supreme meaning evoked by his personal crises in 1913 Jung discovered his anima, the soul. I have dreamed with a group of people, reading the Red Book and using the texts to incubate our own dreams Continue Reading

Reading the Red Book, part 3: How to discover your Anima in dreams

In his search for the supreme meaning evoked by his personal crises in 1913 Jung discovered his anima, the soul. I have dreamed with a group of people, reading the Red Book and using the texts to incubate our own dreams Continue Reading

Reading the Red Book, part 2 : Psychic Powers and dreams

In his search for the supreme meaning evoked by his personal crises in 1913 Jung discovered his anima, the soul. I have dreamed with a group of people, reading the Red Book and using the texts to incubate our own dreams Continue Reading