The dream catcher or dreamcatcher originally came from the Ojibweg or Chippewa, Native American tribes from North America.
The original dreamcatcher was made from a pliable branch connected by sinew to form a circle and feathers were then attached. The ring refers to the circle of life.
There are many stories and legends.The most famous and common story is as follows:
We know that these Native American hung the dreamcatcher above their children’s crib. It is believed that the sky is full of dreams, good dreams but also bad dreams. This catches the bad dreams in its web and these are burned by the first rays of the sun. Beautiful sweet dreams find their way effortlessly and slide down through the feathers to the head of the sleeping child.
Many children with sleep problems benefit from the dreamcatcher. The reassuring story makes many children sleep peacefully.
Nowadays, it is also widely used in the workplace or in the living room as a tool to catch wandering thoughts so that you can concentrate better. In addition, it is also widely used as a decoration around and in the house.
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