Dreams about mice and mouse symbolism

Recurring dreams about mice Have you ever had dreams about mice? Dreams about those small voracious and disgusting beings swarming in our room? Or a mocking and arrogant mouse who looks at you defiantly as he sneaks into his little shelter as you try to flush him out? Dreams about mice have a symbology very … Read more

The backs of Tarot characters in a jungian perspective

In the Major Arcana we find mainly figures placed frontally: characters who look at us as if we were in front of a mirror. However, there are some Tarot characters which shows their backs to us. What do the backs of these Tarot characters represent? What can this mean from a symbolic point of view?

Dreams about death and Tarot symbolism

What do dreams about death or dead people mean? Yes, those are rather disturbing dreams, but, as we shall see, they contain no harmful messages. Quite the contrary: they help us to focus on the present and the “here and now”. Let us first consider that it is unwise to generalize in dream interpretation. The … Read more

The Living Symbol and OniroTarology

Il Mondo dei Tarocchi

The living symbol of Adler in a reading of Onirotarology. I started reading a wonderful book: “The living symbol”, written by Gerhard Adler. Adler is one of the leading figure of analytical psychology founded by Carl Gustav Jung. It is a precious work, as it describes the therapeutic process of a patient suffering from claustrophobia … Read more

Jungian Animus in Tarot male characters

Jungian Animus in Tarot cards The Tarot deck contains numerous male images that can be related to Jungian Animus archetype. A few weeks ago I wrote an article for CEPEIDE, a journal of intersubjective analytical psychology, talking about the various images of “Anima” contained in the Tarot. The Anima archetype, in the Jungian sense, concerns … Read more

The Magician table symbolism and the Passion of Christ

The Magician Tarot card table symbolism In this article we analyze the Magician table symbolism. The Magician is the first Major Arcanum of the Tarot deck and in his table we see a collection of different objects, which can be analyzed according to different perspectives. First of all we find on the Magician table the … Read more

Symbolism of the Hermit Tarot card

Simbologia Eremita dei Tarocchi

Symbolism and meaning of the Hermit Tarot card In this article we analyze the symbolism of the Hermit Tarot card and its meaning in a jungian perspective. A game I love to play with people who do not know the Tarot is to let them choose the Tarot they like most in the deck. In … Read more

Window symbolism in dreams and Tarot

Window symbolism in dreams The window has a peculiar symbolism in dreams. It can appear, for example, in those dreams where we observe a landscape from a window. It is surprising to observe how each element we encounter in a dream, as well as in reality, can be traced back to the language of the … Read more

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