The birthday is a magical time when wishes are fulfilled, but where somebody could also cast a spell over you (“Sleeping Beauty”). Important are the gifts, the kind of celebration, and how old you became. Gifts usually represent characteristics of the dreamer or the person whom the dreamer is meeting and are an indication of how rich your life is because of them. In addition, a birthday is a celebration of your personal existence and your individual characteristics are the gifts. They are worthy of being honored. Pay attention to the overall flavor of the birthday party. How did you feel?... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Whether it is your birthday or the birthday of someone else, this dream represents a leap in consciousness or growth. Consider the feeling tone. See Graduation or Party.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Any celebration is a time for a release of or change in energy, and a birthday gives an opportunity to look back and take stock, from a spiritual perspective, either of the year just past or of the decade.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Dreaming of your own, or another person’s birthday, means good luck is coming your way.
To dream of birthday presents - or receiving a birthday card - has the same meaning as above.
If you dream that people forgot your birthday, your dream may be telling you that you have forgotten something in real life, like an important date or appointment. Alternately, this dream may represent your fear of being abandoned by friends.... My Dream Interpretation
This milestone marker is something everyone has each year, and it comes with a variety of strong feelings. Your personal associations with your own birthday must be considered in interpreting a dream that has a birthday in it, especially if it is your own. Such a dream may reflect feelings you have about aging.
If the dream birthday celebration is for someone else in the dream, consider this to be an anniversary marker of an ongoing cycle as it relates to the quality of your personality assigned to the person whose birthday it is.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
To see a birthday cake in your dream is a wonderful omen, meaning the best of your wishes will be realized. It also represents your willingness to share your life with others.... My Dream Interpretation
Receiving happy surprises, means a multitude of high accomplishments. Working people will advance in their trades. Giving birthday presents, denotes small deferences, if given at a fe^te or reception.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
If you dreamed of attending a costume party, where everyone was in costume except you, this is a warning against false friends.
To dream that you are wearing a costume, signifies that you are putting on a false face toward others. Your true self is not being revealed and you are not being completely honest with people around you.... My Dream Interpretation
If you dreamed of attending a Halloween party where everyone was in costume except you, this is a warning against false friends.
To dream that you wore a costume to the party signifies that you are putting on a false face toward others. Your true self is not being revealed and you are not being completely honest with people around you.... My Dream Interpretation
Example: Then I was in a place where we were having a staff party. Not very big but people were sitting at tables eating in a party mood. I sat with my child, maybe youngest son, no one else at the table. I felt I didn’t wish to get involved with the others, the feeling I often get at parties, just alone in a crowd. I left with my son. Some young men tried to dissuade us but I pushed away’ (Simeon T). Simeon finds groups of people difficult to relate to.
The dream shows this is a feeling which started in his childhood—his youngest son. Generally, our feelings about groups; social skill or lack of it; social pleasure. Dreamer as host of party: our relationship with the different aspects of self. Dreamer as main guest, say at a birthday party: wanting family or social acclaim and love, or feeling loved. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Pleasure after work is completed, social exchange, and communication. Well-being, fun, and joy in the dream, as in life, always mean to search for or to have found your center. Your personal characteristics are getting stimulated and recognized, and that is the meaning of “party,” too.
1- When we find we are attending a party in a dream, we arc often alerted to our social skills or lack of such skills. In waking life we may be shy and dislike such gatherings, but in dreams if we arc coping with the groups involved, we have a greater awareness of our own belonging, ‘lb belong to a political party would indicate that we are prepared to stand up for our beliefs, that we have made a commitment to a particular way of life.
2- The human being often has need of celebration in his or her life.
To be attending a party in a dream can indicate our need for celebration, for joining with other people to create a potentially happy atmosphere.
3- When a group celebrates a belief, which can be spiritual, it is an occasion for a party or festival.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Dreams of a party represent your feelings and attitudes toward groups and/or family gatherings, your public persona, and your people/social skills. This dream might symbolize that you are walking through a rite of passage. Whether the party is joyous or uncomfortable, it reflects your level of -integration, your relationships and the level of harmony in your life. See Celebration and Integration Dreams.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Psychological / emotional perspective: The human being often has need of celebration in his or her life.
To be attending a party such as a dinner party or other specific purpose in a dream can indicate our need for celebration, for joining with other people to create a potentially happy atmosphere.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: When we find we are attending a party in a dream, we are often alerted to our social skills – or lack of them. In waking life we may be shy and dislike such gatherings, but in dreams if we are coping with the groups involved, we have a greater awareness of our own ability to belong and to take enjoyment from that.
To belong to a political party would indicate that we are prepared to stand up for our beliefs, that we have made a commitment to a particular way of life.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To dream that you are at a party suggests you need to get out more and enjoy yourself.
If the party is bad, then it indicates you are unsure of your social skills.
If you dream of being the host/hostess of a party, this symbolizes your generosity and kindness toward others. You are capable of doing things for people without expecting anything in return.... My Dream Interpretation
Another example of a sort of good news—bad news symbol of mixed fortunes and contrary omens.
Pertaining to social matters, it is considered more fortunate to dream of going to a party than to dream of giving one, and the less pretentious the function the better the augury.
In either event, the dream takes its meaning from the general atmosphere of the function and the degree of pleasure (or displeasure) experienced by the dreamer.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
Going to a party in a dream indicates that you are too frivolous at handling certain situations, which can have very harmful results.
If you are the one organizing the party it could mean that you are in a position to find necessary tools in order to accomplish your projects. On the other hand, a party can represent pleasures of life and, especially, social interaction. Maybe enjoying the others’ company will benefit you. The nature of the party is also likely to hide your desires and hidden fears. A nice party indicates confidence.
If it is disagreeable it express your lack of confidence at social events. A too formal party represents your work environment. Finally, if it is an orgy it denotes sexual frustrations.
Unless the character of the celebration is exceptional, the traditional interpretation says that this dream indicates future disputes.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
A party is a gathering of celebration. All people in a dream are parts of your own consciousness, and all the people who are at a party can be considered thoughts in your psyche that are coalescing into an idea that it is time to celebrate something or break loose and have some fun. Sometimes a party has the purpose of acknowledging some sort of milestone, and if this is the case in your dream, it is a reminder to consider your accomplishments.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If you dream of hosting a group of people at a social event or party, this may express a desire to show affection to those close to you in your waking life. Pay attention to who is or isn’t present, as it may indicate who or what is missing from your life.
If you wrote invitations, gave presents, hosted or invited people you don’t like, this suggests that you have been neglecting your social life and need to revitalize it.
If you invited people you like, this suggests that you need to have more fun in your life. Being showered with gifts or attention at a party may be a wish-fulfillment dream. Dream parties and social events may also reflect a desire to widen your social circle or forge new work contacts.
If you were the life and soul of the party or event, this indicates a longing to be popular, self-assured and socially confident. Pay attention to how you behave at the party and how you interact with others as it will be commenting on your social skills.
If you confidently mixed with everyone at a New Year’s party, this is a positive message but if you were a shy wallflower, your dreaming mind may have been suggesting that you should try to interact more.
Conversations at parties with someone you know suggest a desire to get to know that person more; if you do not know the person, your dreaming mind is encouraging you to discover hidden aspects of yourself.
If someone gatecrashes your party, this could reflect your feelings towards someone who is pestering you in waking life or hindering your progress.
Festive gathering at restaurants will also have relevance to your waking relationships. Pay attention to who is attending and if the atmosphere is pleasant; this could indicate the people that you feel sustain you emotionally or who you wish would perform this role.
If you are the family cook in waking life, your dream may also have been urging you to treat yourself.
If wine was served at the meal, this suggests relaxation but if champagne was served, celebration.
If you are puzzling over menu choices in your dream, this may be reflecting uncertainty in your waking life or the number of tempting choices available to you.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you are attending a party in your dream, it may mean that you should get out a little more and embrace life; or perhaps you need to celebrate something about yourself.
If the party you are attending is dull or you aren’t enjoying yourself for some reason, then it may be an indication that you have doubts about the social skills you possess.
If you dream of a political party rally, it shows that you are prepared to stand up for your beliefs. When a dream is set on stage, whether it is in the form of an opera, play or ballet, this suggests you are working through an issue that relates to the way you are seen by others. To dream that you are in a post office signifies an important message from your unconscious or inner wisdom. It may relate to your need to reach out and communicate with others. You may be trying to maintain your beliefs or make contact with someone from your past. See also ARTS AND CRAFTS; LEISURE; LETTERS AND COMMUNICATION.... The Element Encyclopedia