wife Anneli Leppälahti-Moilanen is artist

More pictures and paintings


There is only silence that seeks to surface as

images, dreams, stories, and myths.

Dr. Olavi Moilanen

graduated from the University of Jyväskylä,

Doctor of Social Sciences  1987

Post graduate studies (1971-72) in USA Harvard University; Harvard Divinity School: Religions, Psychology, Dynamics of Religion& Psychology, Primitive Religion and Anthropology.

He has been working in the field of adult education(1976-1991): teaching sociology, social sciences, philosophy and psychology.

Lecturer in the University of Oulu (1976-1988)

Vs.assistant Professor of Sociology in Department of Sociology in the University of Oulu (15.9-31.12.1986)

He has been doing research in the field of deep human expressions: studying human mind, dreams, illnesses, problems in human relationships, religions, fairy tales, and stories. Based on this work he has published many books in Finnish. This book is first publication in English.

Pictures of his mind