The testicles are the male gonads or reproductive glands that produce sperm and the male hormone testosterone.
Testicles signify courage and boldness.
Problems with the testicles indicate that we have lost courage and our fear of moving forward has taken over.
We may have judgments on our masculinity and feel that we have sacrificed “a jewel of great price” in order to accomplish something.
This problem may symbolize a shamanic test. This indicates an opportunity to leap to a new level in our life if we give ourselves totally.
To experience a shamanic test is to die to our old self. The test continues unconsciously and is compensated for if it is not passed the first time.
From 'Healing the Body Through Mind and Metaphor'
© Chuck Spezzano and Janie Ticehurst 2005
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