The Ultimate Quest For Knowledge…
  
  
  
MENU
Categories
POST CALENDAR
August 2018
M T W T F S S
« Jul    
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Random Posts
meditation

CARL JUNG – Psychology Redefined 
 

(1875 – 1961)

Carl Jung was a great visionary and psychologist of our era, who tried hard to combine the unexplainable and hidden secrets of the mysterious apparatus called Mind, with the traditional view of his contemporary his preceptor, Sigmund Freud.

“Freud was of the opinion that the goal of therapy was to make the unconscious conscious. He certainly made that the goal of his work as a theorist. And yet he makes the unconscious sound very unpleasant, to say the least: It is a cauldron of seething desires, a bottomless pit of perverse and incestuous cravings, a burial ground for frightening experiences which nevertheless come back to haunt us. Frankly, it doesn’t sound like anything I’d like to make conscious!

A younger colleague of his, Carl Jung, was to make the exploration of this “inner space” his life’s work. He went equipped with a background in Freudian theory, of course, and with an apparently inexhaustible knowledge of mythology, religion, and philosophy. Jung was especially knowledgeable in the symbolism of complex mystical traditions such as Gnosticism, Alchemy, Kabala, and similar traditions in Hinduism and Buddhism. If anyone could make sense of the unconscious and its habit of revealing itself only in symbolic form, it would be Carl Jung.

He had, in addition, a capacity for very lucid dreaming and occasional visions. In the fall of 1913, he had a vision of a “monstrous flood” engulfing most of Europe and lapping at the mountains of his native Switzerland. He saw thousands of people drowning and civilization crumbling. Then, the waters turned into blood. This vision was followed, in the next few weeks, by dreams of eternal winters and rivers of blood. He was afraid that he was becoming psychotic.

But on August 1 of that year, World War I began. Jung felt that there had been a connection, somehow, between himself as an individual and humanity in general that could not be explained away. From then until 1928, he was to go through a rather painful process of self-exploration that formed the basis of all of his later theorizing.

He carefully recorded his dreams, fantasies, and visions, and drew, painted, and sculpted them as well. He found that his experiences tended to form themselves into persons, beginning with a wise old man and his companion, a little girl. The wise old man evolved, over a number of dreams, into a sort of spiritual guru. The little girl became “anima,” the feminine soul, who served as his main medium of communication with the deeper aspects of his unconscious.

A leathery brown dwarf would show up guarding the entrance to the unconscious. He was “the shadow,” a primitive companion for Jung’s ego. Jung dreamt that he and the dwarf killed a beautiful blond youth, whom he called Siegfried. For Jung, this represented a warning about the dangers of the worship of glory and heroism which would soon cause so much sorrow all over Europe — and a warning about the dangers of some of his own tendencies towards hero-worship, of Sigmund Freud!

Jung dreamt a great deal about the dead, the land of the dead, and the rising of the dead. These represented the unconscious itself — not the “little” personal unconscious that Freud made such a big deal out of, but a new collective unconscious of humanity itself, an unconscious that could contain all the dead, not just our personal ghosts. Jung began to see the mentally ill as people who are haunted by these ghosts, in an age where no-one is supposed to even believe in them. If we could only recapture our mythologies, we would understand these ghosts, become comfortable with the dead, and heal our mental illnesses.
Critics have suggested that Jung was, very simply, ill himself when all this happened. But Jung felt that, if you want to understand the jungle, you can’t be content just to sail back and forth near the shore. You’ve got to get into it, no matter how strange and frightening it might seem.

Biography

Carl Gustav Jung was born July 26, 1875, in the small Swiss village of Kessewil. His father was Paul Jung, a country parson, and his mother was Emilie Preiswerk Jung. He was surrounded by a fairly well educated extended family, including quite a few clergymen and some eccentrics as well.

The elder Jung started Carl on Latin when he was six years old, beginning a long interest in language and literature — especially ancient literature. Besides most modern western European languages, Jung coordsize=”21600,21600″ o:spt=”75″ o:preferrelative=”t” path=”m@4@5l@4@11@9@11@9@5xe” filled=”f” stroked=”f”> margin-left:61.5pt;margin-top:0;width:113.25pt;height:150pt;z-index:1; mso-wrap-distance-left:10pt;mso-wrap-distance-top:10pt; mso-wrap-distance-right:10pt;mso-wrap-distance-bottom:10pt; mso-position-horizontal-relative:text;mso-position-vertical-relative:line;float:right’ o:allowoverlap=”f”/>could read several ancient ones, including Sanskrit, the language of the original Hindu holy books.

Carl was a rather solitary adolescent, who didn’t care much for school, and especially couldn’t take competition. He went to boarding school in Basel, Switzerland, where he found himself the object of a lot of jealous harassment. He began to use sickness as an excuse, developing an embarrassing tendency to faint under pressure.

Although his first career choice was archeology, he went on to study medicine at the University of Basel. While working under the famous neurologist Krafft-Ebing, he settled on psychiatry as his career.

After graduating, he took a position at the Burghoeltzli Mental Hospital in Zurich under Eugene Bleuler, an expert on (and the namer of) schizophrenia. In 1903, he married Emma Rauschenbach. He also taught classes at the University of Zurich, had a private practice, and invented word association at this time!

Long an admirer of Freud, he met him in Vienna in 1907. The story goes that after they met, Freud canceled all his appointments for the day, and they talked for 13 hours straight, such was the impact of the meeting of these two great minds! Freud eventually came to see Jung as the crown prince of psychoanalysis and his heir apparent.

But Jung had never been entirely sold on Freud’s theory. Their relationship began to cool in 1909, during a trip to America. They were entertaining themselves by analyzing each others’ dreams (more fun, apparently, than shuffleboard), when Freud seemed to show an excess of resistance to Jung’s efforts at analysis. Freud finally said that they’d have to stop because he was afraid he would lose his authority! Jung felt rather insulted.

World War I was a painful period of self-examination for Jung. It was, however, also the beginning of one of the most interesting theories of personality the world has ever seen.

After the war, Jung traveled widely, visiting, for example, tribal people in Africa, America, and India. He retired in 1946, and began to retreat from public attention after his wife died in 1955. He died on June 6, 1961, in Zurich.”

Summary of An Article Published
From A work ByDr.C.George Boeree

 

 

 

 

 

Incoming search terms:

bringing-out-the-dead.jpg Bringing Out the Dead
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , ,
From acclaimed director Martin Scorsese (Casino, Taxi Driver) comes one of his most compelling and unforgettable movies. Nicolas Cage stars as Frank Pierce, a paramedic on the brink of madness from too many years of saving and losing lives. One fateful night, Frank meets Mary Burke (Patricia Arquette), the daughter… ∞
holy-hell.jpg Holy Hell
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
In 1985, recent film school graduate Will Allen became a member of The Buddhafield, a Los Angeles area spiritual group. Also acting as the group's official videographer, he began to document their activities, which centered on the mysterious leader they called Michel, or The Teacher. Over time, the group's dark… ∞
Thumbnail Tibetan Healing Sounds 11 hours – Tibetan bowls for meditation, relaxation, calming, healing
in healing, meditate, meditation, Music, relaxation, spiritual, spirituality
as , , , , , ,
Album info and purchase: http://www.paradisemusic.us.com/albumsDetail.asp?id=15 Tibetan Healing Sounds, Tibetan bowls, Tibetan bowls sounds Relaxation sounds... http://www.youtube.com/v/Q5dU6serXkg?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata See the article here: Tibetan Healing Sounds 11 hours - Tibetan bowls for meditation, relaxation, calming, healing
Thumbnail Amazing Meditation Music-Relaxation music-Raise your vibration
in Consciousness, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, nature, People & Blogs, relaxation, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , ,
Meditation music with nature and ocean sounds, master your mind and raise your vibration through this mind mastery meditation, Close your eyes, go into the s... http://www.youtube.com/v/jjgkNdRH6YU?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Continued here: Amazing Meditation Music-Relaxation music-Raise your vibration
Thumbnail Meditate it Forward – Free Meditation – Pass it On
in Day, Entertainment, health, meditation, Uncategorized
as , ,
Over half a million people from over 200 countries just completed Oprah & Deepak's 21-Day Meditation Challenge, a transformational journey to Perfect Health.... http://www.youtube.com/v/BVJMcJ6ESFc?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Read the rest here: Meditate it Forward - Free Meditation - Pass it On
con-air.jpg Con Air
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
America's most hardened and dangerous criminals are transported via Con Air, customized armored aircraft equipped with armed guards, hand and leg shackles, and top secret destinations that even the prisoners aren't privy to. No one has ever escaped from one of these flying fortresses---until now. In this action-packed thriller, a… ∞
Thumbnail Meditation with the OM Mantra Sound by Tibetan Monks – Relaxation zen music
in astral, meditation, Music, practice, project, projection, relaxation, sleep, spiritual, yoga
as , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
This song was created to assist in the practice of meditation, yoga, relaxation, inducing sleep, astral projection or even to be used as ambient sound. The r... http://www.youtube.com/v/I4fugWv6-vI?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Read more: Meditation with the OM Mantra Sound by Tibetan Monks - Relaxation zen music
the-business-of-recovery.jpg The Business of Recovery
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , ,
The Business of Recovery examines the untold billions that are being made off of families in crisis. With little regulation or science, addiction treatment has become a cash cow business that continues to grow while deaths pile up. source
walk-hard-the-dewey-cox-story.jpg Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
One of the most iconic figures in rock history, Dewey Cox (John C. Reilly) had it all: the women (over 411 served), the friends (Elvis, The Beatles) and the rock 'n' roll lifestyle (a close and personal relationship with every pill and powder known to man). But most of all,… ∞
tibetansbeliefskarma.jpg Tibetans’Beliefs:Karma
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Beliefs inside Tibetans' hearts. source
the-shaggy-dog-2006.jpg The Shaggy Dog (2006)
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Comedian Tim Allen unleashes all the outrageous fun in this doggone hilarious update of Disney's comedy classic! The adventures begin when workaholic Dave Douglas (Allen) is accidentally transformed into a lovable dog. Now as Dave digs to uncover the mystery, this overworked dad wants nothing more than to stop fetching… ∞
the-soul-of-success-the-jack-canfield-story.jpg The Soul of Success: The Jack Canfield Story
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
The Soul of Success: The Jack Canfield Story follows the extraordinary and transformative life and career of Jack Canfield, world renowned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and best-selling author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series of books. source
the-losers.jpg The Losers
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
An explosive tale of double cross and revenge, "The Losers" centers upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team--Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar --find themselves the target of a lethal betrayal instigated from inside… ∞
Thumbnail Happiness, Joy, and Wealth MEDITATION
in Education, meditate, meditation, spiritual, will
as , , , , , , , , ,
It Is A Great Feeling To Feel Happy and Alive!! In This Meditation I Will Take You Through The Brighter Sides of Your Existence and Reconnect You With The Li... http://www.youtube.com/v/3Kzj_1SHKO8?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata See original here: Happiness, Joy, and Wealth MEDITATION
Thumbnail Meditation at the Shore
in Education, life, meditate, meditation, relaxation, spirituality
as , , , , , , ,
Meditation at the Shore. SUBSCRIBE to our channel for new films every week: http://tinyurl.com/o28mut7 Brought to you by http://www.theschooloflife.com Produced in collaboration with Mutiny... http://www.youtube.com/v/mq7zUs8l9I8?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Visit link: Meditation at the Shore
Thumbnail Hypnotic Theta Meditation (BWE) Relaxing Isochronic Tones
in Consciousness, meditate, meditation, mind, relaxation, Science & Technology, spiritual, tech, Tone
as , , , , , , , , , ,
http://shiftmindfreq.com/ - Isochronic Tones Relaxing Theta Meditation, can be likened to a form of "high tech" meditation, where audio patterns are used to ... http://www.youtube.com/v/JlgBVYekcy4?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Read more: Hypnotic Theta Meditation (BWE) Relaxing Isochronic Tones
santa-buddies.jpg Santa Buddies
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , ,
Disney's irresistible talking puppies return in a heartwarming holiday adventure. Take a fantastic journey with your beloved Buddies to the magical world of the North Pole! Join Budderball, B-Dawg, Rosebud, Buddha and MudBud in this classic Christmas tale that will have you believing in miracles. When Puppy Paws, the feisty… ∞
Thumbnail 8 HOURS of Relaxing Music – Meditation, Sleep, Spa, Study, Zen
in Consciousness, Entertainment, low, meditate, Music, relaxation, spirituality
as , , , , , , ,
Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/thehonestguys?sub_confirmation=1 8 hours of relaxing relaxation music with an oriental flavor. Play on low volume in the b... http://www.youtube.com/v/qrx1vyvtRLY?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Continue reading here: 8 HOURS of Relaxing Music - Meditation, Sleep, Spa, Study, Zen
Thumbnail Muladhara Chakra Meditation
in Entertainment, free, Full, healing, meditation, Music, relaxation, Uncategorized, way
as , , , ,
The muladhara chakra meditation is to help you relax and ground and is an active way that you can move toward a sense of safety and freedom from fear. It is the first in a series of meditations I have written and set to the beautiful music of Peter Davison… ∞
Thumbnail Guided Meditation – Simple Breathing Exercise
in Consciousness, Entertainment, meditation
as , , , ,
This was a request from one of our subscribers. A simple breathing exercise to use prior to meditation. http://www.youtube.com/v/kzzb3jHhgeU?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata More: Guided Meditation - Simple Breathing Exercise
the-shaggy-dog-2006.jpg The Shaggy Dog (2006)
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Comedian Tim Allen unleashes all the outrageous fun in this doggone hilarious update of Disney's comedy classic! The adventures begin when workaholic Dave Douglas (Allen) is accidentally transformed into a lovable dog. Now as Dave digs to uncover the mystery, this overworked dad wants nothing more than to stop fetching… ∞
the-soul-of-success-the-jack-canfield-story.jpg The Soul of Success: The Jack Canfield Story
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
The Soul of Success: The Jack Canfield Story follows the extraordinary and transformative life and career of Jack Canfield, world renowned entrepreneur, professional speaker, and best-selling author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series of books. source
the-losers.jpg The Losers
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
An explosive tale of double cross and revenge, "The Losers" centers upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team--Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar --find themselves the target of a lethal betrayal instigated from inside… ∞
Thumbnail Meditation at the Shore
in Education, life, meditate, meditation, relaxation, spirituality
as , , , , , , ,
Meditation at the Shore. SUBSCRIBE to our channel for new films every week: http://tinyurl.com/o28mut7 Brought to you by http://www.theschooloflife.com Produced in collaboration with Mutiny... http://www.youtube.com/v/mq7zUs8l9I8?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Visit link: Meditation at the Shore
Thumbnail Hypnotic Theta Meditation (BWE) Relaxing Isochronic Tones
in Consciousness, meditate, meditation, mind, relaxation, Science & Technology, spiritual, tech, Tone
as , , , , , , , , , ,
http://shiftmindfreq.com/ - Isochronic Tones Relaxing Theta Meditation, can be likened to a form of "high tech" meditation, where audio patterns are used to ... http://www.youtube.com/v/JlgBVYekcy4?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Read more: Hypnotic Theta Meditation (BWE) Relaxing Isochronic Tones
santa-buddies.jpg Santa Buddies
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , ,
Disney's irresistible talking puppies return in a heartwarming holiday adventure. Take a fantastic journey with your beloved Buddies to the magical world of the North Pole! Join Budderball, B-Dawg, Rosebud, Buddha and MudBud in this classic Christmas tale that will have you believing in miracles. When Puppy Paws, the feisty… ∞
Thumbnail 8 HOURS of Relaxing Music – Meditation, Sleep, Spa, Study, Zen
in Consciousness, Entertainment, low, meditate, Music, relaxation, spirituality
as , , , , , , ,
Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/thehonestguys?sub_confirmation=1 8 hours of relaxing relaxation music with an oriental flavor. Play on low volume in the b... http://www.youtube.com/v/qrx1vyvtRLY?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Continue reading here: 8 HOURS of Relaxing Music - Meditation, Sleep, Spa, Study, Zen
Thumbnail Muladhara Chakra Meditation
in Entertainment, free, Full, healing, meditation, Music, relaxation, Uncategorized, way
as , , , ,
The muladhara chakra meditation is to help you relax and ground and is an active way that you can move toward a sense of safety and freedom from fear. It is the first in a series of meditations I have written and set to the beautiful music of Peter Davison… ∞
Thumbnail TWO HOURS of Relaxing Music – Meditation and Sleep Music – Spa Music
in light, meditation, Music, relaxation, sleep, spiritual, spirituality
as , , , , , , ,
The most relaxing music imaginable. Relaxing Spa Music, Sound Therapy for Relaxation. Meditation ans Sleeping music. http://www.youtube.com/v/RrqjqyH4ex0?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata More here: TWO HOURS of Relaxing Music - Meditation and Sleep Music - Spa Music
woodstock-3-days-of-peace-and-music-directors-cut.jpg Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace and Music Director’s Cut
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Considered one of the most important film documentations of the late 1960s counterculture in the United States, this film follows the Woodstock music festival in upstate New York in 1969. source
peaceful-warrior.jpg Peaceful Warrior
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
An inspirational and triumphant film about the power of the human spirit, Peaceful Warrior is the incredible true story based on Dan Millman's bestselling novel. A gifted young athlete, bound for Olympic gold, Dan has it all: trophies, talent, and all the women he wants. But after a life-changing event,… ∞
Thumbnail Hypnosis for Releasing Repressed Emotions, Health and Healing
in book, energy, Entertainment, mind, sleep, Soul, spirit, spiritual
as , , , , , , ,
www.facebook.com/youtubehypnosis Repressed emotions, whether they exist in the conscious or subconscious mind, act as triggers that cause the release of stre... http://www.youtube.com/v/PQ1SElznMuU?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata
first-daughter-and-the-black-snake.jpg First Daughter and the Black Snake
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Winona LaDuke believes Big Oil is the black snake predicted in indigenous prophecy to bring the earth’s destruction. When proposed new oil pipelines threaten sacred wild rice lakes, Winona dreams of organizing a spiritual ride, riding her horse against the current of oil “because a horse can kill a snake.”… ∞
Thumbnail Healing Spirit: Guided Meditation for Self Esteem and Acceptance, Anxiety and Depression
in age, book, meditation, Music, relaxation
as , , , , , , ,
enjoy our blog www.meditationrelaxclub.com ? visit our Facebook Page on https://www.facebook.com/pages/Meditation-Relax-Club/527310100623985 You can find u... http://www.youtube.com/v/80zy1gHjS6E?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata Read the original here: Healing Spirit: Guided Meditation for Self Esteem and Acceptance, Anxiety and Depression
hitch.jpg Hitch
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
A New York man has a secret identity moonlighting as a dating doctor who specializes in planning dates for lovesick men. He, himself, is adrift to the wonders of love until he meets and falls in love with a tabloid journalist who seeks his services in order to expose the… ∞
jack-brooks-monster-slayer.jpg Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as , , , , , , , , , ,
Ever since he watched monsters brutally slaughter his family during a childhood camping trip, local plumber Jack Brooks (Trevor Matthews) has had major anger management issues. But when a busted pipe disturbs an ancient evil, Jack will unwittingly unleash a force that transforms his kindly night school professor (Robert 'FREDDY… ∞
tyler-perrys-why-did-i-get-married.jpg Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married
in body, Consciousness, divine, meditate, meditation, mind, Music, peace, relaxation, Relaxing, spiritual
as ,
Get ready to laugh and sing out loud. WHAT'S DONE IN THE DARK|set in a hospital emergency room|follows several nurses|their doctors|and some very interesting patients (hello|Mr. Brown!). What seems routine rarely is. Some folks would do well to remember: what's done in the dark always come to light. source
Thumbnail Achieve your goals – Hypnosis download – for success, motivation and achievement
in divine, energy, life, peace, People & Blogs, sleep, Soul, spirit, spirituality
as , , , ,
Available from http://www.markbowdenhypnotherapy.com/achieve-your-goals Mark Bowden Hypnotherapy brings you this hypnosis download to take your life to the next level and to assist you to... http://www.youtube.com/v/obVwjYEh4iw?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata
Thumbnail Meditation – (Spiritual Guided Healing) – Self Development – Self Improvement – Healing
in book, divine, meditation, Music, nature
as , , , , , , ,
http://www.facebook.com/roadtodivineliving http://theroadtodivineliving.tumblr.com/ motivation, inspiration, nature,sound, bird sound, animal sound, forest s... http://www.youtube.com/v/fYujj2o2akY?version=3&f=videos&app=youtube_gdata See the article here: Meditation - (Spiritual Guided Healing) - Self Development - Self Improvement - Healing