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Old 12-12-2011, 12:21 AM   #1
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What does it mean when you dream of someone who passed away??

I'm ojibwe from minnesota, I was told that when you dream of someone who passed away that means your doing something wrong in your life and you need to change it. I was also told by someone else if you dream of someone who passed that means they are hungry and to put out a plate for them. Anybody know which it is?
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Old 12-12-2011, 05:53 AM   #2
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why not focus on the dream if need be go back to the same dream and ask for the message as you dream since you did not receive it. You may actually be told stop worrying about something! Seriously a visit is a good thing but you do need to accept the visit and then ask why the visit to you. Then see if you can answer the question too. Messages like that are of importance and you seem to be dragged in multiple directions... let Spirit guide you.
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:20 AM   #3
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I'm ojibwe from minnesota, I was told that when you dream of someone who passed away that means your doing something wrong in your life and you need to change it. I was also told by someone else if you dream of someone who passed that means they are hungry and to put out a plate for them. Anybody know which it is?
i had a dream and it wasnt good. Looking back, I was probably doing something wrong. And did what the second person said and put food out.
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Old 12-12-2011, 09:09 AM   #4
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I put out food, my mama always put out things she knew they liked as well. My mama comes to me when my dad needs help. Last time I saw her my dad was about to have a seisure I saw her pointing at his house ,she came to me then she came as he was haveing it and I was able to get him help from several miles away.
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Old 12-13-2011, 01:16 AM   #5
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Thankfully, this has never happened to me.

I don't know quite how I would handle it...
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i would put the food out.
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Old 12-13-2011, 02:30 PM   #7
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My Mom passed away April 1995, and in May 1995 I got in a car wreck. I hurt my ribs good. My Mom in my dream, came out of a mist and asked me if I was okay, and I told her, "No, I got in a car wreck and my ribs hurt." She gave me advice on braking... But I was grateful too see her again, even if it was for a short visit.
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Old 12-13-2011, 05:28 PM   #8
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i agree with those who said to put the food out. without delving too deep into tradition, we have feasts for the dead twice a year. usually in the longhouse, but can also be privatly at home.
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We have a potlatch for our dead. Then when a year has passed, we hold a headstone potlatch and then we can finally say their names again. We know when they have been reincarnated because we see them in the new babies. We also know when they have finally passed to the other side, when the northern lights come out.

If we see them before the year has passed, it means that we have called them back from their journey and we feed them and send them back.
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