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Prolonging Lucid Dreams

Prolonging Lucid Dreams People frequently awaken from lucid dreams sooner than they would like. Nothing is more frustrating than to invest hours or weeks of effort aiming at the goal of having a lucid dream, and then to wake up within seconds of becoming lucid. Fortunately, however, there are several effective techniques that allow beginners and experts alike to prevent ...

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Ancestral Lucid Dreaming

Ancestral Lucid Dreaming We don’t have to forget the last hundred epochs to appreciate the ancient aspects of lucid dreaming, but as Westerners we may need to let go of some destructive myths in order to participate at deeper levels of imagination like those still cultivated in dreaming cultures around the world. Some of these myths include: we as individuals ...

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Lucidity and Telepathy

Lucidity and Telepathy I’ve been experimenting with lucid dreaming and consciousness for the last year since I stumbled upon this sub, so I first just want to thank you guys for turning me onto such a life changing and mind expanding aspect of our universe. I’m about to attempt to explain the biggest breakthrough of conscious understanding that I’ve had ...

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Daytime Self-Awareness Helps Lucid Dreaming at Night

Daytime Self-Awareness Helps Lucid Dreaming at Night How self-aware we are during the day can affect how we experience dreams, possibly helping us achieve lucid dreaming where you can live out your wildest adventures and fantasies free of consequence. In an experiment, neuroscientists at Munich, Germany’s Max Planck Institute for Human Development and the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry compared ...

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The Secret of Frequent Lucid Dreamers

The Secret of Frequent Lucid Dreamers Why do some dreamers immediately take to lucid dreaming, while others struggle to achieve lucidity even once? I thought about this question recently when interviewing a young Norwegian woman, Line Salvesen, for The Lucid Dream Exchange. She claims to have about fifteen hundred lucid dreams a year. For most of us who average three ...

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History of Lucid Dreaming

History of Lucid Dreaming There is a state of consciousness in which any human being could experience anything imaginable. Each of us holds within us infinite possibilities. How many of us ever have the opportunity to taste even a hint of them? If we speak of our fantasies of wider vistas of life, we talk of our “dreams.” In our ...

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How The Lucid Dreamer Turns Fantasy Into Reality While Sleeping

How The Lucid Dreamer Turns Fantasy Into Reality While Sleeping Baldwin is talking about that tiny window in time in which the dream world becomes the real world, where the imaginative power of the subconscious merges with the awareness of consciousness to make fantasy seem actual. You know this moment. It’s the one where you wake up from flying swiftly ...

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Lucid Dreams

Lucid Dreams A lucid dream is a dream in which the person is aware that he or she is dreaming while the dream is in progress, also known as a conscious dream. When the dreamer is lucid, he or she can actively participate in the dream environment without any of the limitations that otherwise would feel natural to persons who ...

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Shamanic Lucid Dream

Shamanic Lucid Dream In the practice of Active Dreaming, we do many of the things involved in what is popularly called “lucid dreaming”, and a great deal more. However, I confess I have never been enthusiastic about the term “lucid dreaming” because it has often been associated with notions of “controlling” or “manipulating” dreams. This is why I called my ...

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Conscious Dreaming

Conscious Dreaming Lucid dreamers are aware of dreaming while dreaming. Sometimes, they can even play an active role in their dreams. Most of them, however, have this experience only several times a year and just very few almost every night. Internet forums and blogs are full of instructions and tips on lucid dreaming. Possibly, lucid dreaming is closely related to ...

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