The Dictionary of Wiccan Terms


Unconscious: That part of the human psyche not directly available to the conscious Ego (q.v). It comprises the Collective Unconscious, the Archetypes (q.v), and the Personal Unconscious, which is all the buried elements of the individual's experiences. Constant improvement of communication between Ego and the Unconscious is the aim of all psychic development and the basis of all magickal work. 2Those regions of the psyche which lie outside the range of normal human consciousness. The Collective Unconscious is a repository of the great totality of human inner experience, and notably of the great archetypes; The Personal Unconcious contains forgotten and repressed material relating to the life of the individual.

Undine: The traditional name for an Elemental (q.v) spirit of the nature of the Water element.

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