This may mean digging for treasure - that is, your true self; ‘digging’ into the unconscious. Pay attention to whatever is dug up in the dream: it will symbolize something (within yourself) that your unconscious is wanting to draw vour attention to for your own good.A Dictionary of Dream Symbols | Eric Ackroyd
Digging in the ground in a dream may ask you to dig up old memories from childhood in order to transform emotional patterns that interfere with your happiness. It may also comment on excavating the treasures within. Digging up bones may point to the excavation of old feelings of grief around previous losses in your life.Ariadne's Book of Dream | Ariadne Green
Symbolic of hard work, Lk.16:3, Deut. 8:9Christian Dream Symbols | Tyler Wolfe
You are expressing a need or desire to get to the bottom of something. Anything that is under the surface of the ground relates to hidden consciousness—available to be known, but not until some exploration is undertaken. Such an image in a dream may indicate that there is something to be gained from looking below the surface.Complete Dictionary of Dreams | Dr. Mıchael Lennox
To prod into the unknown, i.E.
To “dig up” the dirt on someoneDream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton
To dream that you are digging suggests that you are expending too much effort. You may be attempting to get to the bottom of a situation that has caused you grief. You could also be concerned with self-discovery or your inner persona.
To dream that you dig a hole and discover something shiny suggests that there will be good luck coming your way.
To dream that you dig a hole and fill it with water signifies that regardless of your effort, you cannot get things to turn out the way you want. You should understand the concept of compromise.Dream Symbols and Analysis | DreamForth
Digging in a dream may indicate a struggle to unearth one’s reputation or integrity, a search for something lost or buried, or an effort to bury some unpleasant aspect of the past. Any downward movement can also symbolize digging into the unconscious in an effort to understand oneself. (See also Shovel).Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia | James R. Lewis and Evelyn Dorothy Oliver
(Excavate) Digging the earth in a dream means profits equal to the measure of earth one piles-up if the dirt is dry. However, if the ground is wet in the dream, it means deceiving someone else in a business venture, whereby, he gains nothing from it but headache and exhaustion equal to the amount of earth he piles-up.
The digger’s plot also may backfire.
If a sick person or if someone in his household who is sick sees himself digging the earth in a dream, it could mean digging a grave.
If a business traveller sees himself digging the earth, it represents his travels and the dirt he gathers represent his profits. Digging a hole, a water well or irrigations and planing to water the plants through them in a dream means looking for a job to earn one’s livelihood and to bring its benefits to his family. Eating from the dirt one digs in his dream, means profits earned from deception. Finding oneself inside a hole in a dream means that one may divorce his wife.
If one sees himself outside a hole, looking at it in a dream, it means an argument with her which will end in reconciliation. Ifa sick person sees himselfcoming out of a hole in a dream, it means recovering from illness or being set free from prison.
If one sees himself digging the earth in a dream, it also means muddling in falsehood to earn nothing but wrath. Digging a cavity through a mountain in a dream represents a person who associates himself with a difficult but a beneficial person. Digging a well in a dream also represents a crafty and an artful deceiver.
A person digging the ground in a dream also represents a jailer, or veiling abominable actions.
(Also see Pickax; Construction worker)Islamic Dream Interpretation | Ibn Seerin
To dream of digging can mean you’re trying to hide something from others, or a search for the answer to a problem. Digging straight down in the earth means you are trying to understand yourself better. Also see “Archaeology.”My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean
1. Secret revealed, usually about self.
2. Unrestrained, possibly detrimental self-examination.
3. Gossip (as in “dig up dirt”).New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin
If you are digging in your dream then you are looking for secret or hidden information. This dream could symbolize your search for depth and meaning in your relationships, or that you are trying to get to the bottom of an important issue.Strangest Dream Explanations | Dream Explanations - Anonymous
To dream of digging, denotes that you will never be in want, but life will be an uphill affair.
To dig a hole and find any glittering substance, denotes a favorable turn in fortune; but to dig and open up a vast area of hollow mist, you will be harrassed with real misfortunes and be filled with gloomy forebodings. Water filling the hole that you dig, denotes that in spite of your most strenuous efforts things will not bend to your will.Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller
The interpretation of this behavior in a dream depends on your circumstances and on the details This is true for all dreams. Digging is generally considered to be difficult work or hard labor. You could be “digging” around for the truth or trying to get to the bottom of things. Alternately, you could be “digging your own grave.” Therefore, consider your feelings in the dream and what you were digging. Were you working a difficult area, or digging in fertile soil? See also: Dirt / EarthThe Bedside Dream Dictionary | Silvana Amar
If hard work that brings success is lucky, then a dream of digging is worth while.
A person who has this dream may be assured that his or her efforts will lead slowly but surely to a desired goal.The Complete Dream Book | Gillian Holloway
It is an omen of hard work that ts likely to reward you handsomely if you dream of digging with a spade.The Complete Dream Book | Gillian Holloway
The significance of this dream varies according to the circumstances of the dreamer.
For a person in business cm* in a job, it signifies that hard, or harder, work will be necessary to attain what he wants.
For a professional person, it indicates that a further course of study or acquisition of higher qualifications would be beneficial to his or her aims.
If you don’t fit either of the foregoing categories, then the key to the meaning of the dream lies in the effort involved in the action; if the soil was soft and/or the digging easy, you are in for a happy period of easy living; if the digging was hard and slow going, you can expect to have to struggle for a while yetThe Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams | Stearn Robinson - Tom Corbett
Searching for or trying to recover something.
Delving into matters from the past.
Trying to understand or discover the truth about something.
Trying to hide or escape.
See also: Discovering; Searching; Rescuing; Shovel; Quarry; Underground; Hole; Tunnel; Nest or DwellingThe Curious Dreamer’s Dream Dictionary | Nancy Wagaman
If you were digging or excavating in your dream you may need to resolve some deep-rooted emotional problems, with or without the help of a counselor.The Element Encyclopedia | Theresa Cheung
To dig in clean ground denotes thrift and good luck; in dirty or wet grdund, trouble; to dig for gold and find large lumps, good fortune; to fail to find it, disappointment (Raphael). Most dreams of honest toil are of favorable augury.The Fabric of Dream | Katherine Taylor Craig
lucky numbers: 05-30-31-33-38-44
dead person’s body, up a: your dishonorable deeds have resurfaced.
graves: dredge up little-known facts before proceeding.
holes for trees: go to root cause of your integrity to solve the problem.
of: level of success varies with level of difficulty.
others: advancement in own position if you apply yourself diligently.
professional digger, of a: your inquiring mind needs discipline.
soil, in: with hard work your task wil turn a profit.
good: reactivate character traits you’ve forgotten.
loose: your plans wil ease your unconscious.Zolar’s Book of Dreams Numbers and Lucky Days |
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