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interactive dreaming (IV)

Postby buildit » 28 Jan 2015 04:34

A reoccurring annoyance to some of us is the term Lucid dreaming being used to include controlling your dreams. I'd like to suggest the term "interactive dreaming" as a new term to define controlling your dreams. :D
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Re: interactive dreaming (IV)

Postby taniaaust1 » 28 Jan 2015 07:34

The term Lucid dreaming, it doesnt necessarily mean that one is able to control ones actions, it just means the person is aware enough to really consciously know themselves they are dreaming eg they are aware enough that they know they have another body which is in bed and that they are in their dream body. eg they are lucid. Hence the term "lucid dreaming".

Of cause nearly all who are having a lucid dream will be able to control "some" things in the dream and "usually" can (thou not always) control their dream body.

I cant see a need to change a well recognised and well known term just cause a very small percent of those who have a lucid dream (maybe 2-5%) dont have any control at all over their dream bodies.

Already the terms low level lucid dreaming and high level lucid dreaming, Ive heard being used.
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