Mushrooms are a special form of their kind in our flora and fauna. They reproduce via spores and do not count as plants because, unlike these, they do not feed through photosynthesis, but rather by decomposing dead organic material.
Fungi differ from animals in the structure of their cells, which corresponds to that of plants. They grow and spread extremely quickly.
Spiritual Meaning of Mushroom – Meaning
Edible mushrooms are collected by connoisseurs in the forest and are considered a delicacy.
Some varieties are poisonous, such as the fly agaric, the green capillary mushroom, the poisonous bling or the spit bling, which is slightly poisonous.
Others are edible or useful, such as various forest mushrooms, champignon, rattling or yeast. Mushrooms are also used as medicines and intoxicants.
There is also the mold, the annoying skin and foot fungus or the yeast fungus. In our culture, the mushroom is also considered a lucky charm, especially the white-spotted fly agaric.
If someone dreams of mushrooms, then maybe at this moment they have a strong feeling of closeness to nature.
Maybe the mushrooms in his dream are already lying on a plate as a delicious dish. The context in which the dream symbol appears is important for dream interpretation.
In the dream interpretation, the rapidly growing mushrooms as a dream symbol indicate extraordinary changes.
The dreaming has to do it in real life with a situation which changes rapidly. This change takes place like the growth of the mushrooms in the dark, so that the dreaming should be very attentive.
Mushrooms can also be indigestible. They are to be understood in the dream interpretation as a sign that the dreaming feels certain life circumstances as problematic.
If the mushrooms are poisonous in the dream, the dream symbol is a warning against deceit and lies. The dreaming should not be too trusting.
In addition, the dream symbol “mushrooms” is also a sign of sexual seduction. The shape of some mushrooms is reminiscent of a phallus.
Temptations of erotic and other kinds can however be poisoned and harm the dreaming. A friend’s suggestion may sound tempting, but on closer inspection it turns out to be disadvantageous.
In the popular interpretation of dreams, the mass sprouting of mushrooms from the ground is an announcement of many pleasant events and surprises.
Whoever collects mushrooms in a dream should continue to rely on diligence and modesty, because with this he will achieve his personal goals.
If you eat the mushrooms, the dream symbol shows that you are in pleasant circumstances and will continue to be successful – provided you exercise due caution.
In psychological terms, the dream symbol “mushrooms” can have a sexual meaning. As a phallic symbol, it can express potency and instinctual wishes as well as sexual dissatisfaction.
The intoxicating effect of some types of mushrooms can also indicate an erotic adventure in the dream interpretation that the dreaming wishes for.
But it is possible that he has also experienced such a rush of love in real life and is reminiscing about what happened in the dream.
The hallucinogens that occur in some mushrooms indicate ecstatic states in the dream interpretation.
Since many mushrooms also serve medicinal purposes, the dream symbol can also be an indication of the subconscious to the self-healing powers or to the need for help of the psyche. I<
if you see yourself in the dream in the role of the mushroom picker, the personality of the dreaming is shown in the dream symbol: as a connoisseur he observes carefully his own weaknesses as well as those of the others. This will bring him benefits in due course.
On the transcendent level mushrooms are allies who accompany the dreaming on his way through the dream world.
As a dream symbol, however, they are also a warning in the dream interpretation not to be misled or confused.
Spiritual Meaning of Mushroom – Symbolism
If you have dreamed of a mushroom, you certainly have a great curiosity to know what the meaning of mushrooms in dreams is.
The symbolic and psychological meaning of mushrooms is not talked about very often; in fact, there is more information on how to cook them, or how to recognize poisonous ones from edible ones; but if you read this article your curiosity will be abundantly satisfied.
Porcini, chiding, ovules, champignons, cardo celli, truffles … these are the types of mushrooms that appear most often in dreams.
Dreaming of mushrooms is not the most frequent dream in the world, but it is by no means rare or unusual, especially for women.
The fungus has nothing to do with plants; it is undoubtedly a vegetable, but it is a category unto itself, because it has all particular characteristics: it does not arise from a seed, but propagates through spores or mycelia.
It is a food coveted by gourmets, but it must be kept in mind that in nature there are also many toxic and poisonous mushrooms…. Did you also have doubts about it in your dream?
The mushroom in dreams has a lot of positive meanings: life, luck, rebirth, knowledge, strength, power, however there may be the unknown as to whether it is a poisonous mushroom; in this case it can represent a temptation, a trap.
These in the photo are ‘Amanita Muscaria’, the classic mushrooms of the forest, red with white dots, depicted in cartoons, fairy tales, etc.; not everyone knows they are powerful hallucinogens.
Long life, immortality, peace, joy, health: the mushroom among many peoples and cultures is a lucky charm that keeps evils away and ensures a long and happy life.
Birth, rebirth, life force, potency, power: the fungus usually arises where something has died or is dying (bark of old trees, organic debris, etc.); therefore, his presence reminds us that where something is ending we can already see the beginning of something else (cycle of life).
Then the fungus tends to arise and always reform in the same spot, persistently, even after years; even if you want, it is very difficult to eradicate. This is why it is a symbol of great vital energy.
Many myths also connect it to the birth of great men, sovereigns, founders of nations.
Luck, good luck, help in difficulties: the mushroom is born spontaneously, without being sown; for those who are poor, finding mushrooms means being able to feed themselves.
Even for those who get lost in the woods, finding mushrooms to eat helps to survive.
Thoughts that go back to consciousness from the unconscious: the fungus is born in humid places and away from light, through spores which, once deposited in the ground, remain there for a long time.
Therefore, the mushroom can represent ideas and thoughts that spontaneously emerge from the
Unconscious, the non-visible, dark, underground and fertile part of the psyche.
due to its shape, the mushroom recalls the idea of the Kundalini which rises through the spine (stem) and reaches the top of the head (hat), leading to the opening of the seventh chakra.
Access to the transcendent: there are many mushrooms in nature that have psychoactive properties; they induce hallucinations and altered states of consciousness, because they are in fact natural drugs. In ancient civilizations they were considered sacred gifts from the gods and used in religious ceremonies and shamanism.
In folklore and fairy tales they are often associated with the magical world of woodland creatures (fairies, gnomes, elves).
Snare, trap, trap: many mushrooms are poisonous; they contain toxic substances that can even cause death, and it is not easy to distinguish them from edible ones.
In dreams, a beautiful mushroom can represent something tempting which, however, could also hide a pitfall, a danger.
again due to the fact that mushrooms can also be poisonous, they lend themselves well to representing ambiguous, cryptic situations, difficult to decipher.
Freud already noted that the mushroom has a phallic shape, therefore it is often associated with virility and male fertility.
It can also represent the sexual union between the masculine (stem) and the feminine (hat). The mushroom is also considered an aphrodisiac food.
In general, it is a dream that marks the end of a negative period (or at least static, with neither ups nor downs) and announces the beginning of a happier and more fortunate period, fertile with new ideas.
Mushrooms are spontaneous fruits of the earth and are born in the woods without anyone sowing them, without work, without control; they are therefore a symbol of spontaneity and naturalness.
Dreaming of so many mushrooms indicates that luck is on your side, it is sending you good opportunities.
Dreaming of collecting was fungi in a wood, in the garden, on the lawn, etc. indicates that you are putting all your inner resources to the end to solve a problem. You are doing all you can to overcome the critical moment, and try to take all the help and good inspirations that come to meet you along the way.
Even in nature there are very showy mushrooms with bright and bright colors; however, sometimes they are toxic, so attention and caution are required. Even in analyzing a dream in which a colored mushroom appears, it is necessary to carefully examine the meaning of colors in dreams.
Seeing a very large mushroom appear in a dream can represent an upcoming novelty; something unusual and unexpected, which will amaze you, but which could also be a wonderful opportunity for you; something that for a long time will give you success, luck and lightheartedness. A giant mushroom also bodes well in love.
If the mushrooms seem small to you, this more indicates that something promising is on the way, but you will still need to be patient, because it still takes some time. In the meantime, however, it is a positive sign that can already comfort you and give you hope.
When toxic and poisonous mushrooms appear in your dream, this can indicate that you will be faced with a trial to face, and that there will be a risk to take.
Toxic and poisonous mushrooms contain harmful substances that can even lead to death; it is not easy to distinguish them from edible mushrooms, because they have a similar appearance; only those who are really experienced can understand if a mushroom is poisonous or not.
Therefore, a good-looking mushroom may seem appetizing and harmless, but who knows … in the dream it could represent a pitfall, an unknown factor, a deception … You must be cautious and not make rash decisions even in the face of tempting situations at first sight. Knowledge can help you, and instinct can guide you in case of doubt.
The toxic and poisonous mushroom in dreams can also remind you that sometimes the thirst for knowledge, greed, the desire to push oneself beyond one’s limits are an evil that poisons the heart; one must restrain oneself and remember that knowledge has a price, requires preparation, one cannot afford to be hasty. Without the right precautions it can end badly.
Dreaming of a hallucinogenic or psychedelic mushroom can represent the need to expand your consciousness, to detach yourself from the visible and material world, to have spiritual experiences and uplift yourself.
However, psychoactive mushrooms, like all drugs in dreams, can also represent an escape from a reality that is difficult to bear.
Dreaming of ugly, rotten, old mushrooms can indicate that a situation is not very productive and stagnant.
Dreaming of mushrooms with a pierced or broken hat can allude to a protection that has failed and therefore can represent vulnerability and fragility.
Tasting good fleshy, succulent, fragrant mushrooms is undoubtedly something pleasant coming for you.
Dreaming of eating mushrooms (whether they are fresh, dried or in oil) is generally a good sign, due to all the positive meanings that the mushroom has (long life, luck, etc.).
This dream can also mean that you need to get respect, consideration, admiration, as well as to look more powerful.
Mushrooms are the food of those who are ambitious and want to achieve power.
Even dreaming of preparing mushrooms, washing them, cleaning them, cooking them has similar meanings.
If in your dream you are given or offered a mushroom, think about who gave it to you; was a person you know, whom you trust?
It could be an insidious gift, a deception, or an attempt at seduction.
Perhaps the dream wants to warn you and invite you to be cautious: do not trust appearances.
Seeing so many mushrooms that develop and multiply can be a symbol of something that is born, develops and spreads rapidly; it could be something positive, or something difficult to eradicate.
Fungi usually take root on areas of the body that are poorly supplied or nourished, weakened, peripheral and neglected.
If in your dream there is a specific part of the body on which you see fungi growing (in the hand, on the head, in the hair, on the skin, etc.), this can be a useful clue as to the meaning: maybe you are overlooking something important. about yourself.