Dreaming of ashes omens woe, and many bitter changes are sure to come to the dreamer. Blasted crops to the farmer. Unsuccessful deals for the trader. Parents will reap the sorrows of wayward children. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
(Coal; Fire; Fumes; Oven) In a dream, ashes represent unlawful money or they could mean burns. Ashes in a dream are also interpreted to mean money one will receive from someone in authority or directly from the government. Seeing ashes then mean difficulties or toiling for no benefit in the service of a person in authority. Ashes in a dream also mean vain talk, or a knowledge one cannot benefit from.
If one sees himself carrying a container filled with ashes in a dream, it means that he is engaged in falsehood, backbiting or in acquiring useless knowledge.
If one sees himself blowing air into cold ashes in a dream, it means that he will engage in futile undertaking. Ashes in a dream also denote sadness, sore-eyes or heedlessness. Ashes in a dream also mean quelling the fire of war, suppressing upheaval, or attaining peace. Ashes which are collected from baking in a dream represent charity, or curiosity.
Something has come to an end, has been completely dissolved. Ashes often signify weakness, the loss of vitality, and act as a reminder to enjoy life and have fun. Symbol of the Phoenix, the Bird, who, after total self-condemnation, sets himself on Fire, only to be born again by rising from the ashes. In that sense, the ashes are a sign of rebirth, transformation and, in the last analysis, of Birth, and Death.
One feels burned out, with no interests (depression, as in Abyss and Murder). Insults, disappointments, Illness, and the Death of a loved one can create such dreams. Guilt, blame, and atonement for transgressions (Ash Wednesday, the mark on the forehead). Glowing ashes point to self-reflection and purification.
According to C. G. Jung, ashes were in the olden days seen as protection from demons, particularly against the ghosts of death. In addition, ashes are the product of cremation.
The physical shell must be completely destroyed before the soul can become free.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Ashes in a dream often indicate penitence and sorrow. We are aware that we have been overanxious and stupid within a situation, and that there is little left to be done. That situation has outlived its usefulness. After an event or person has gone we may dream of a fire that has burnt out, leaving ashes. These arc what remains of our experience which will enable us to make the best of a situation.
A memory or a learnt wisdom needs to be retained in order for us to use information.
3- These represent purification and death, the perishable human body and mortality.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Ashes are generally a negative emblem, being all that remains of a devastating. Bitter changes, unsuccessful deals, heated emotions, and nonproductive arguments are all examples of what the ashes may represent.
Victorian: Ashes from one’s hearth could be used to fertilize the land or bring love into the home. What in vour life needs feeding or love?... The Language of Dreams
Symbol: The symbol of death, a grieving ritual, and penance.
Vision: Dreaming about ashes is not a good omen. Seeing or disbursing ashes in a dream is a message that someone is going to die. Falling into or stepping on ashes means a loss of money—be careful during financial transactions. Dreaming about seeing a lot of ashes: bitter disappointment and hurt. Collecting ashes: an increase in material goods.
Depth Psychology: The image of ashes is either a warning of impending hurt and disappointment or a promise of spiritual rebirth (the phoenix rising from the ashes).... Dreamers Dictionary
Psychological / emotional perspective: A memory or a learnt wisdom needs to be retained in order for us to use information. After an event or person has gone or disappeared from our lives we may dream of a fire that has burned out, leaving ashes.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Ashes in a dream often indicate penitence and sorrow. We are aware that we have been overanxious and stupid within a situation and that there is little left to be done. That situation has outlived its usefulness.
The ashes are what remains of our experience, which will enable us to make the best of a situation.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To see ashes in your dream, signifies bitter changes and disruptions. Ashes may represent a failed relationship or a bad performance on a test. You may be feeling blue, like the good times are over. Alternatively, you may be dwelling too much on the past. Either way, you need to learn to let go and move on.... My Dream Interpretation
The presence of ashes implies that there has recently been a fire of some sort. Fire represents change and transformation on an intense level. Therefore, ashes in a dream may mean that some sort of great change has recently taken place. Often ashes are thought of as the grief associated with things that have changed against our desires, as in something being “reduced to ashes.” Ashes are also the stuff out of which rises the Phoenix, so be aware that such a dream may portend the new beginnings that are just ahead after the termination of an old, outdated cycle, habit, or pattern.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Ashes are usually associated with dreams of loss or bereavement.
The dreamer could be experiencing the physical death of a loved one or the separation of a friend or spouse. It could also be an indication of lost chances or opportunities.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Eyelashes protect the eyes, and curly eyelashes are desirable expressions of beauty. Curling your eyelashes in a dream may comment on your ability to see your own beauty. It may also mention pulling away the veils of your psychic vision. Eyelashes falling out may point to an inability to protect yourself from seeing something disturbing.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To dream that your eyelashes are growing means good health and fortune will be with you.
If you dream of trimming or pulling out your eyelashes, you are experiencing a loss in strength. You may feel vulnerable or at the mercy of somebody. Another possible meaning is that you are reshaping yourself and eliminating unwanted thoughts and habits.... My Dream Interpretation
Long, beautiful eyelashes predict happy love affairs and/or enjoyable social events, unless they are false ones, in which case the dream signifies discovery of a secret which would be best shared with some competent adviser.
To be without lashes or see someone else minus lashes indicates some treachery around you; be cautious about confidences.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
To dream that you are shoplifting, means that you are deprived in some way.
If you dream of shoplifting from a place you go in real life, the dream signifies your need for more recognition and positive attention in your life. This dream can also signify unrealized and unfulfilled goals.... My Dream Interpretation
Smoke, embers and ashes are associated with fire in dreams but they also have their own associations.
If clouds of black, choking smoke appear and there is no fire, what are you missing in waking life as there is no smoke without fire?
Smoke and smoking in dreams typically suggest a feeling of danger and if you are smoking, you are trying to control your anxiety. Smoke can also represent passion that has not yet flared into being. Contradictory interpretations are that smoke signifies cleansing and purification, as with incense, or contamination.
If you watched the glowing embers of a dying fire in your dream, this may suggest either that a passion is dying out, or a fondness for someone or something just won’t die out. It could also suggest that underneath your calm exterior you are smoldering with anger and resentment.
If you were raking over the ashes in your dream, upon which aspect of your past are you reflecting? Ashes in a dream often indicate penitence and sorrow, and the feeling that there is nothing more than can be, as the ashes or memories are all we have left. The important thing now is to learn from the experience. And bear in mind that your unconscious may also use the dream images of smoke, ember and ashes to warn you that you are at risk of physical or emotional burnout.... The Element Encyclopedia
To dream that you are amorous or see that others are amorous suggests that your sense of morality may be being put to the test. Your dreaming mind may, however, be encouraging you to explore and express your sexuality or creativity. To dream that you are showing your devotion to your loved ones or to your beliefs serves as a reminder that nothing good in life can be gained by deceit. To dream that you are experiencing delight suggests that life is good for you at the moment or that you wish it could be, whilst to dream that you are joyful denotes harmony amongst friends and loved ones, although—in common with many such dreams—it may also be compensatory wish-fulfillment.
To dream that you are merry or in merry company signifies a time of pleasant engagements and profitable affairs; but again, it could also be compensatory wish-fulfillment. To feel peace in your dream indicates an end or a resolution to an emotional issue or inner conflict. It also suggests that you have reached a new level of stability and calmness. Alternatively, the maddening quietness may refer to the calm before the storm. To dream that you have pride denotes that you need to stand up and fight against attacks to your integrity. You may soon be challenged. To dream that you are tipsy signifies your carefree nature and jovial disposition. To see others tipsy in your dream denotes that you need to be careful as to choice of friends, as their actions or words may reflect on your own character.