unconscious mind


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Noun1.unconscious mind - that part of the mind wherein psychic activity takes place of which the person is unawareunconscious mind - that part of the mind wherein psychic activity takes place of which the person is unaware
mind, psyche, nous, brain, head - that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason; "his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head"
superego - (psychoanalysis) that part of the unconscious mind that acts as a conscience
id - (psychoanalysis) primitive instincts and energies underlying all psychic activity
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Via Giorgos' own journey with spiritual truths and developing as a medium, he found that the true path of connecting to the Soul is through the unconscious mind. "Through my spiritual work, I've often found colour and creativity to be good triggers for that dive into the spiritual unknown that is unconscious and beyond in order to eventually connect to our spiritual selves," he says.
'We integrate life lessons with working through the unconscious mind and ancient spiritual practices.
Artist Anna Calvi, who has written a score for the new series, told NME: "I was interested in giving Tommy's unconscious mind a feminine voice.
In this race Donagh O'Connor took a horror fall from Unconscious Mind at halfway and he had to go to hospital for observation.
He wants readers to get away from old habits and "tap into [their] unconscious mind."
The author explains the impact of the unconscious mind on human development, emphasizing the role of the right brain and right brain-to-right brain communication in the maternal-infant attachment relationship.
She asserts that what we bring into a relationship often reflects the self and its unconscious inner workings: the images, symbols, and themes relevant to both the personal and collective unconscious mind. These unconscious patterns are archetypes, models of functioning found within the personality and behavior of people, culture, and society.
'Language resides in our conscious, sub-conscious and unconscious mind, he said and added, we tend to indulge in soliloquy, monologue, or apostrophe in our mother tongue.' Chandio remarked.
Imagine that someone is speaking to me - it's just meaningless data to my brain - let's call it unconscious mind - and I put in my belief, based on my backstory, based on my need, based on the questions I asked myself all of that plus what you are feeling in the day - will delete, store and generalise the data.
It's your unconscious mind revealing what you really desire.
When study participants put on a pair of "prism glasses" that misdirected conscious perception from where a target was actually located, it took the unconscious mind about 10 tries to figure out how to automatically compensate - without thought - and implicitly hit a moving target in the bullseye.
We were dusting off our jackboots until we read on to find: "At Planned Power you will learn how to: identify what you want from each area of life; create a plan to achieve it; make the most of your year ahead; align your unconscious mind with the conscious; become a fulfillioniare -- rich in every area of life."