Dreaming is one of the most mysterious and interesting experiences in our lives. Do dreams give us hints about future or are they just the outcome of our daily routine? Here are some strange yet true facts about dreams that you didn’t know:
#Dreams are short-lived, You Forget 90% of Your Dreams
It is a component of memory processing and consolidation of learning where our memories are stored but at least 90% of the dream is forgotten when we wake up.
#Blind People also Dream,We Don’t Need Eyes
No matter if they don’t have a vision, however strange it may sound.
#In Our Dreams, We Only See Faces That We already Know
The faces we encounter in our dreams are the same ones we have come across in our real life. so we have an endless supply of characters for our brain to utilize during our dreams.
#You can have four to seven dreams in one night
On average you can dream anywhere from one or two hours every night.
#You can experience an orgasm in your dream
The sensations felt while lucid dreaming can be as pleasurable and strong as the sensations experienced in the real world.
#Dreams Give a Sense of Deja Vu
“Hey, I’ve seen this somewhere” “I’ve been here before” that is called precognitive dreaming. Even though you are in the present, your dream has given you a faint impression of future. Which, once the time comes, is very relatable.
#Dreams have their own symbols
Dreams speak in a deeply symbolic language. Whatever symbol your dream picks on it is most unlikely to be a symbol for itself.
#Animals Dream Too
Watch a dog sleeping sometime. The paws move like they are running and they make yipping sounds as if they are chasing something in a dream.