A builder is a father figure in dreams; this is because he is a typically male figure working on the house, which represents the self. He can be a reminder of the important influence of your father in your life.
Dreams of carpenters and architects represent that side of yourself that is creative but practical at the same time. Engineers fix things for us in waking life and in your dream they may represent a friend or advisor who is helping you manage destructive emotions. The engineer is also a symbol of the desire to impose order over emotional chaos in waking life.... The Element Encyclopedia
A carpenter in a dream represents a teacher or an educator. Seeing a carpenter in a dream also means curbing off the intentions of hypocrites and obliging them to comply with what is correct. Constructing a canoe in a dream means travels. Building a water-wheel in a dream means profits from real estate, building a mill in a dream means disputes. Fixing a door latch in a dream means marriage or children. Building a plow in a dream means farming.
(Also see Construction worker)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
The creative but practical part of us; the side of us which tends to create with old ideas and attitudes (the wood) but which perhaps is not very radical; sometimes the self. See Christ under archetypes. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
The appearance of a carpenter in a dream may suggest that you arc ready to build something new in your life or make an addition to your present plan for the future. He may come to help you make some changes in your thinking patterns in order to construct a new attitude about yourself or your life.
A carpenter may appear to represent Jesus and his salvation.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To dream about being a carpenter suggests that you are dealing with difficulties. On the contrary, it also indicates that you should alter your way of thinking or change the way you behave.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Dreams of a carpenter symbolize your ability to take life into your own hands and create your life the way you want it to be. Generally these dreams are calling you to enjoy fully the abundance that surrounds you. Consider the feeling tone of this dream, it may be showing you that you are hammering, controlling and pushing too hard to get the results you desire.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To see a carpenter, or dream that you are a carpenter, is a very good dream symbol. It implies that you are confronting and overcoming your obstacles, and that you will have love, respect and happiness.... My Dream Interpretation
To exercise a carpenter’s job, good manual skills as well as some artistic sensitivity are needed. The dream is telling you to enhance these qualities in order to progress.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
(Straw mat) Owning a carpet or a straw mat on which one sits in the wintertime in a dream means comfort, promotion, high ranking status and exaltation. Acarpet in a dream also represents the master ofthe house. All types of carpets or mats are included in this category.
If one sees himself sitting on a carpet in a dream, it means that he will purchase a property or a farm. In a time ofwar, sitting on a carpet in a dream means safety from danger.lfone sees himself gazing at a carpet in the dream, and ifhe sees in it the image reflection of a person he recognizes, it means that the figure drawn on the carpet is a person who has gone astray. It also means that such a person will present him with an amazing report that will be infested with falsehood.
A carpet in a dream also means worldly gains for its owner.
If it is folded in the dream, it means that his worldly interests are limited.
A folded carpet in a dream also means restricted income, difficulties in travels, tightness in one’s heart about some concerns or lack of success in establishing a good livelihood.
A new and well made carpet in a dream also represents a long life to its owner, prosperity and decisiveness. Seeing a carpet spread for one to sit on it and whose owner is unknown in an unknown place in a dream means that one will emigrate to a foreign land and succeed in establishing a good livelihood for himself. Ifin such a place the carpet is thin in the dream, it means worldly gains and longevity. Sitting on a carpet in a dream also means associating with leaders and judges. Ifone’s carpet is stolen, burned or thinned in a dream, it means nearing the term of his life in this world, afflictions, illness or emaciation.
An old torn carpet in a dream means distress, or a man who boosts about himself, who exalts his status and consequently emerges to be a liar and false.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Sometimes depicts one’s financial state, bare floorboards being poverty; can be the colour or design which are important; comfort or lack of it in life (Do you feel satisfied with yourself?); a cover up; feeling of being walked on. Idioms: sweep something under the carpet; on the carpet, roll out a red carpet. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Soft and luxurious or shabby with spots, the carpet may say something about the quality of comfort in your daily life. It may also reflect the lining of the womb or creative sexual center. Thus, cleaning the carpet may remark on cleaning up your sexual attitudes and clearing them of shame. Stains on the carpet are stains that mar the beauty of what you have laid as your foundation.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreams of a carpet symbolize that you are cushioned from life’s hardships, that you are enjoying luxury and comfort. Consider the condition of the carpet, the color, the room that is in, and whether or not you are hiding something under the carpet.
If this is a magic carpet, they you are rising above troubles, overcoming obstacles and getting a higher view. See Aladdin and Rug.... Strangest Dream Explanations
An omen of general good luck, unless it was shabby and/or soiled, in which case you are being warned to get out (or stay out) of debt See also Furniture.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
This element is much more important for the eastern culture than for the western. It represents happiness and tranquility, as it symbolizes the warmth of home. It predicts well-being in emotional and romantic relationships. The unconscious is seeking comfort and happiness.
If in dreams you sell carpets, it means that you intend to deviate from the routine in order to jump into unknown adventures.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
A carpet decorates but can also hide, as in the expression “to sweep under the carpet,” so a carpet in a dream can indicate something that is hidden. Carpets also have a positive, welcoming meaning, as in the expression “to roll out the red carpet.”... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Red carpets: Special treatment or well-deserved honor.
Sweeping beneath: Hidden matters or things you’re trying to conceal (see Broom).
Flying carpet: Another type of flying dream, but one that also denotes a sense of rescue, maneuverability, and safety. Aladdin’s carpet aided him in times of great need.
Buying a rug in dreams is a good sign that foretells gains and financial help that’s available from friends.
Wall-to-wall carpeting reflects an attempt to try and cover up some type of flaw in your character instead of fixing it.
Tapestry rugs often have pictographs or whole scenes that reflect prevalent matters in your life. Look at the whole image first, then each object or person shown, for significance (see Fabric).... The Language of Dreams
In some instances, these can indicate the state of your finances; so bare floorboards, for example, would indicate hardship. Alternatively, do you feel as if you are being walked on or something is being covered up? Pay attention to the color and design; these may reflect how satisfied you feel with yourself. A carpet with a distinct floral design, for example, may be an optimistic symbol of a garden, but if the pattern is of a labyrinth or maze, perhaps you feel trapped and confused in your waking life.... The Element Encyclopedia
if it was large and new, then it is interpreted upon 8 sides: glory, high standing, honor, rank, blessing, wealth, long lifetime, compliments in proportion to his importance.... Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik
A staple of the genie, the magic carpet is about the power of magic, of course, but consider that anything that flies through the air is also working in the realm of the intellect and the mind. Magical thinking can be an uplifting boon or a defense against life’s more practical and difficult circumstances. Consider that a magic carpet in a dream could be an invitation either to put a little uplifting spiritual faith into your thinking, or to look to where you may be avoiding something that is on the ground that needs your attention.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The red carpet is a symbol itself, indicating a special path for people of a certain elevated status. There are two implications when a red carpet is present. One is that there is a special event taking place.
The second relates to the exclusivity of passage relegated to only a certain few. This symbol can indicate a sense of aspiration in a dream.
If you are witnessing someone else on a red carpet, that person is an aspect of your own personality that has the capability of helping you aspire to greater things. This image in a dream may also point to a desire to be recognized for some special ability or particular accomplishment in your life.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams