the Collective Unconscious further Explored

Unconsciousness and its dimensions further explored. The below passage is from C.G. Jung’s memoir ‘Dreams, Memories, Reflections'. It mentions the importance of recognizing ethically the symbols within our collective unconscious during childhood and through adulthood, and how it shaped our personalities and ways we view our external reality to which creates pattern if behavior/thought. Further … Continue reading the Collective Unconscious further Explored

Finding Your Self: Self-realization – Individuation Process

“This is a continuation of the previous post, “Archetypes – The formation of the Collective Unconscious”. This post will explain the “Steps” of the “individuation process”, or the process of “self realization”. I will include quotes from C. G. Jung, Archetype and the Collective Unconscious as well as quotes from other sites I’ve found on … Continue reading Finding Your Self: Self-realization – Individuation Process

Finding Your Self: Archetype: Formation of the Collective Unconscious

This blog post explains the concept of an Archetype (pattern of behavior/thought, innate images): “An Archetype is an innate (i.e. existing from birth) tendency that molds and transforms the individual consciousness. Archetypes are defined more through a drive than through specific inherited contents (i.e. not formed from genetics alone). Archetypes are a matrix which influences … Continue reading Finding Your Self: Archetype: Formation of the Collective Unconscious