The Meaning of a Head or Brain in a Dream

The symbolism for heads in our culture and hence our dreams is very rich.  As the head houses the intellect and sits atop our body, it is often associated with mental abilities and intelligence; with success and achievement; with reason over emotion (the mind ruling the body as opposed to the heart.) Our brain is so connected with who we think we are, that dreams of heads are often related to our sense of identity, our idea of Self.

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The Meaning of Being Headless in a Dream (or Decapitated in a Dream)

What a strange and bizarre dream to dream of a headless body, or head without a body!  Sometimes these dreams even seem more strange than disturbing, as if you are somehow separated from the feelings of this dream.  Sometimes though these dreams are more horrifying, and may involve attacking, fighting or decapitation. If there is …

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