Security and safety. Tying up loose ends and knowing that everything is in its place. Connections and networks. Maintaining those ties you perceive as important. Relationships. Binding yourself to someone or something (e.g., the “ties that bind”).
Note that if the connecting device is being taken off” or opened, the above symbolism is reversed.... The Language of Dreams
(Lunar eclipse; Solar eclipse) Seeing a solar eclipse in a dream means that a calamity will befall the leader of a country, while a lunar eclipse represents a calamity that will befall the prime minister.
It is also said that a solar eclipse in a dream signifies the death of one’s wife or his mother.
If a cloud covers the light of the sun in a dream, it means that a sickness will befall the leader of the country or the governor of the land.
If one sees the sun moving above the clouds but cannot come from under it in a dream, it means his death.
The sun in a dream also may represent a great scholar.
A cloud covering the sunlight in a dream means the fall of an unjust ruler.
(Also see Moon; Sun)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
1- Dreaming of an eclipse signifies our fears and doubts about our own success. Others around us seem to be more important or able than we are, which does not allow us to shine or exccl at what we arc doing.
2- We are about to go through a period of difficulty when we could find ourselves unable to maintain our usual cheerfulness.
3- On a spiritual level, an eclipse can represent a loss of faith. By covering up a source of illumination and enlightenment, it can also represent a darkening of the light through external circumstances.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Being in between two phases; a momentary limbo. Temporary concealment of the truth.
Lunar eclipse: Hiding from, or trying to ignore, the feminine aspect of self (see Women).
Solar eclipse: Hiding from, or trying to ignore, the masculine aspect of self (see Men).
Being devoured or obscured by something or someone that seems larger than life. Several myths from various lands tell of great creatures, like dragons, who eat the sun or moon, thereby causing its disappearance.... The Language of Dreams
Eclipses in dreams come as a sign of energies available for illuminating the shadows within the subconscious.
The sun being blocked by the moon in a solar eclipse brings up the issue of subconscious material that may need to be cleansed and insights that may need to be gained through deep self-reflection. When the mcon is blocked by the sun in a lunar eclipse, forces that shadow feminine intuition may be signified An eclipse may appear as a sign that something may be about to disrupt your conscious life for a time.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreaming of an eclipse of the sun shows a warning that continued excesses will cause some major health problems if the dreamer does not mend his ways.
An eclipse of the moon has to do with the mentalities and should only be interpreted in context with the rest of the dream; it could also be your souls way of telling you to keep your head in tense situations.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
Dreams of an eclipse symbolize humility, -sabotage and/or the fear of success. Your dream is bringing you to the awareness that you’ve been covering up your light, for fear that people will discover how truly bright you are. You’ve been playing small in order to fit in, and your subconscious mind is giving you the message that it is time for you to release your fears of success because this world needs your light.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Psychological / emotional perspective: We are about to go through a period of difficulty when we could find ourselves unable to maintain our usual cheerfulness. Covering up a source of illumination and enlightenment, an eclipse can also represent being forced to cover our emotions through external circumstances.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Dreaming of an eclipse signifies our fears and doubts about our own success. Others around us seem to be more important or able than we are, which does not allow us to shine or excel at what we are doing.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A very unusual dream probably arising from a subconscious worry concerning your health or that of someone close to you. In either case a medi cal checkup would be helpfuL... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
During an eclipse in the solar system, one body blocks the light coming from another body, most notably the moon blocking the light of the sun or the earth blocking the light of the moon. An eclipse is therefore the symbolic blocking of any light, where the light is a metaphor for consciousness, ideas, or life force. Eclipses were once thought to be omens of important things to come.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The sun is often taken to represent the conscious, rational self and the moon, the subconscious, emotional self. Their union in an eclipse may signify a coming together of separate parts of oneself (self-integration). It may also stand for the “eclipsing” of reason or consciousness by emotion or the subconscious (in a solar eclipse), or vice versa (in a lunar eclipse). We sometimes speak of being “eclipsed,” and this may also be the meaning of a dream about eclipses.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
A Lunar eclipse assuming a reddish or dark colour owing to clouds or dust suggests that the person towards whom the moon is linked will soon encounter problems and find himself in some predicament.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Solar and lunar eclipses can send a warning in dreams.
If you watched the day become darker and colder as the sun seemed to disappear behind the moon, the message may be that the rational powers of your conscious mind are being overwhelmed by emotions (typically negative ones), or vice versa if it was a lunar eclipse. Another explanation suggests that in a man’s dream a solar eclipse suggests a dominant woman in his life and in a woman’s dream a lunar eclipse suggests an overbearing male figure. Is there someone in your life eclipsing your personality or putting you in the shade?... The Element Encyclopedia