2. Professional endeavors (note whether the case is full or empty).
3. Success (empty bookcase).
4. Reverse: success (full bookcase). ... New American Dream Dictionary
To dream that the Bookcase is full is a bad sign. It indicates slovenly, careless work, for which you will surely suffer, by loss of employment, or by money trouble in business.... Mystic Dream Book
See Accounts.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
2. A body of work, life’s creative achievement.
3. Possible project in the ofﬁng, more responsibilities. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A briefcase holds important documents and may reflect the level at which you feel prepared.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Depth Psychology: A briefcase is a symbol of your professional/business life. ... Dreamers Dictionary
A lost briefcase represents a transition in your career. See Purse and Baggage.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To lose your briefcase is a dream of contrary and forecasts an unexpected profit, but to find one suggests that you must watch your step very carefully indeed to avoid a business disappointment... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
If you have lost it in the dream, you may be feeling unable to meet your obligations or take care of business.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
A suitcase in a dream means travels, or it may represent an ambassador.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If the stairs are in a home, it is your sense of self that is being examined. Social issues and how you operate in the world are connected to a stairway that is located in a building or public place. Moving upward could indicate an increase in awareness and a readiness to elevate your thought process. Moving downward might connect to reexamining your past or considering something more deeply.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Folklore: Good omen.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you dream of dropping or losing your pencil case, this signifies loss of power and control of possessions. It may also suggest that you feel like you’re losing touch with the “real” you.... My Dream Interpretation
To argue and prove one’s case in a dream means a dispute with a colleague, whereby the one who wins the case in the dream is at fault in wakefulness.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To become frightened and think you are falling, signifies that, while you may advance, you will have no firm hold on your position.
To see a roof falling in, you will be threatened with a sudden calamity.
To repair, or build a roof, you will rapidly increase your fortune.
To sleep on one, proclaims your security against enemies and false companions. Your health will be robust. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Separation between the conscious and unconscious mind.
3. Limitless success; ideas (on top of roof).
4. The thoughts and opinions of others are having a profound inﬂuence (leaking roof). ... New American Dream Dictionary
If one sees himself running on top of a roof in a dream, it means that he will be struck with a calamity. Sittingon top of a roofin a dream during the summertime means comfort, dispelling aggravations, recovering from an illness, or divulging secrets.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A damaged roof is symbolic of laziness, Eccl. 10:18... Christian Dream Symbols
If you are dreaming about a leaky roof, new information may be trying to get into your conscious awareness. On a more pragmatic note, the roof in your dreams could be bringing up issues of protection and materialistic comfort (a roof over your head). See also: House... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
For others it may represent a barrier between states of consciousness.
If you are dreaming about a leaky roof, new information may be trying to get into you conscious awareness. Finely, when dreaming about roofs you may be working on issues of protection.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
Folklore: Well-being and prosperity.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If the roof leaks then we are open to emotional attacks.
If we arc on the roof we are not being protected.
2- A roof is a basic requirement in man’s need for comfort. Psychologically, it is important to be protected against the elements. Equally, he needs to know that he is capable of ‘reaching for the sky’.
3- The sheltering aspect of the feminine as the guardian of the hearth is sometimes represented as a roof.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
A leaking roof may signify emotions interfenng with your thinking and ability to reason away difficulties.
A burned roof may signify damaged thinking.
A tile roof may mention hard headed ness.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
If one dreams of falling off a roof, a change may be expected in their life plans.... The Complete Dream Book
If you are on a roof with one of the opposite sex, you will have social as well as business success.... The Complete Dream Book
A shingle felling from the roof: your effort are for naught—you are wasting your time. Standing underneath a rain gutter: unhappiness in matters of love. Looking at a damaged roof: bad news. Putting shingles on a rcx)f: prospects are good for the future, expect to be more secure.
If a roof is on fire: pay attention, you might be getting sick!
Depth Psychology: Standing on a roof means that deep-seated passions are clamoring for attention. You are in danger of “losing your footing.” The roof stands for good sense and the future. See House.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you dream that the roof is leaking or caving in, then your dream is giving you the message to take time to review your belief systems and make some repairs or perhaps to remove the roof entirely.
If you are standing on the roof, then this can either represent aloofness or a quest for higher consciousness. Consider the feeling tone. See Lid or Cover.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The various types of roofs have different significances in dreams.
A pitched roof signifies our ability to reach for the sky and attain our goals.
A pagoda, with its many roofs, signifies a holy place.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If the roof leaks then we are open to emotional attacks.
If we are on the roof we are not being protected and, therefore, could be vulnerable.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To dream that the roof is falling in, suggests that you high ideals are crashing down on you. Perhaps you are unable to live up to your own high expectations.... My Dream Interpretation
To be reaching for the roof while running or climbing, a struggle to reach your ambition.
If you are building a roof, your income may be augmented through strenuous works.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
If the roof is not in good shape, then elements from the outside will get in in a way that can be damaging.
If this is the case, you may feel that you are not protected from the thoughts of other people interfering with your own ideas about things.
If you are standing on the roof in a dream, you desire to get a higher vantage point by connecting to the highest level of thoughts you can have about a situation. This higher vantage point is a powerful place to be, but it also puts you in the position of being able to fall off, so a dream about falling from a roof connects to the risk associated with having vision.
If the roof is in disrepair, your thoughts are not in alignment or are out of integrity.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
A leaking roof sometimes means that there is new information dripping through.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
To dream that you are on a roof symbolizes excitement and creativity. To dream that you are falling off a roof signifies that you may not have a firm grip and solid foundation on your advanced position. Consider also the expression‘to hit the roof, which means you have become enraged. Are you angry at the moment? To have a slate missing means to be a little slow, so are you missing the point of something? To see a ceiling in your dream represents your mental or spiritual perspective.
Chimneys in dreams generally symbolize warmth, tradition and family values. The condition of the chimney reflects how we deal with our inner emotions and warmth.
If your dream contained a smoking chimney, its smoke signal imparts a message of emotional warmth. The image of a dream chimney is, in addition, laden with sexuality, male and female, depending on whether the chimney is viewed from the outside or from the inside.... The Element Encyclopedia
Folklore: Advancement at work.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
2. If one is coming down a staircase, one feels unsuccessful.
3. Sexual activity (up or down), usually for men.
4. Ambition. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A spiral staircase may reflect the steps to higher spiritual levels, each step mastering important spiritual pnnci- ples. It may represent achievement.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
If you dream of descending a staircase, then you are either giving into negativity and depression, or you are exploring deeper aspects of yourself. Consider the feeling tone of this dream to discern the meaning for you. In general, a staircase signifies that you are taking a step-by-step approach to progress in life. See Elevator and Ladder.... Strangest Dream Explanations
If you fall down stairs, you will be the object of hatred and envy.
To walk down, you will be unlucky in your affairs, and your lovemaking will be unfavorable.
To see broad, handsome stairs, foretells approaching riches and honors.
To see others going down stairs, denotes that unpleasant conditions will take the place of pleasure.
To sit on stair steps, denotes a gradual rise in fortune and delight.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Climbing down stairs may indicate that one has failed at a particular thing.
3. Climbing down stairs may indicate that one is giving the reins of one’s job or other endeavor to someone else. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If you should stumble and fall upward on the stairs then you’ll have a happy marriage or relationship. Falling down stairs warns you to be more conventional in your attitude and lifestyle or risk falling into disrespect.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
The example shows how going upstairs can be an opening or widening of awareness to include areas of expenence usually avoided. In fact Mrs H takes her awareness down to more everyday levels to escape meeting the light.
Example: ‘1 climb a few flights of stairs. As I go up, the stairs stan wobbling and breaking up. At the top the last flight breaks away from the landing and I am left to cross a gaping hole with a few bits of debris to cling to.
It is very frightening, but I see other people passing me on the caved in stairs and on to the landing as if nothing has happened’ (Maureen). Lack of confidence, a fear of failing or not being capable is also a common feeling in connection with stairs. Maureen sees life as full of pitfalls. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Depth Psychology: Stairs are either a sign of your desire for ecstatic sex or for more influence, power, and authority. Do you want to get to the top? If your climh up the stairs is easy, you will gain new insights.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you should stumble and fall upward on the stairs you will have a happy marriage or relationship, but if you fall down them you must be more conventional in your attitude and lifestyle so you do not fall into disrespect.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
A golden staircase is such a basic image, with so many interpretations, that particular attention needs to be paid both to other aspects of the dream, and also our spiritual state at that specific time. Largely it represents a ‘death’, but not necessarily a physical death.
It is more the realization that we no longer need to function solely within the physical or material realms but can move towards a more fulfilling life.
It is a way out of the mundane.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If the dreamer is descending the staircase, and the staircase is a pleasant one, then he may soon complete a difficult task and be able to relax for awhile. But if the staircase is dark and gloomy, or the dreamer is falling down the stairs, then the dreamer may be in danger of being “on his way down.” Look to other symbols in the dream to judge how this can be prevented.
If someone known to the dreamer is either climbing or descending the staircase, depending on whether the dreamer is at the top or the bottom, that person is either rising or descending to meet the dreamer.
If an unknown male figure is either climbing or descending the staircase, then the dreamer’s intellect will be challenged in some way.
If it’s an unknown female figure, then emotional matters will either rise to a major turning point, or fall to a level of normalcy. Astrological parallels: Saturn, Uranus, Pluto Tarot parallel: The Wheel of Fortune... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
To dream of sitting on stairs sugg... My Dream Interpretation
A traditional meaning of the same dream predicts great good fortune and unexpected pleasure.
To walk down the stairs, bad luck in business and in love.
To fall down the stairs, enemies will cause many obstacles.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
If going up, the right direction; if down, wrong direction. Running up and down, you need clarity; make up your mind and get on with your life.... The Dream Books Symbols
A stairway in a home is about personal transitions, whereas stairs in public environments reveal issues around how you operate out in the world, in full view of others. There may be literal elements of this image in a dream, as a dream that takes place on a stairway at your workplace will likely connect to issues that are work-related.
A stairway in a public park may reveal shifts that involve issues of relaxation and leisure.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The same actions may also be interpreted as an increase or decrease in consciousness.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
• More generally stairs are believed to be indicative of the bridge between different states of being. Going up suggests you’re developing higher levels of consciousness and awareness and going down suggests you’re losing that awareness or delving into the realms of your unconscious. Lifts and escalators have similar meanings.... The Premier in Dream Dictionary
A frequent symbol in fairy tales and movies, suggesting personal growth and wholeness.
The landings in a staircase correspond to the dreamer’s energy centers (the chakras). Are you going up the stairs or coming down? According to Freud, going up symbolizes sexual union.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you are running up a staircase in your dream home, this suggests an attempt to escape from an unconscious urge by taking refuge in the abstract or intellectual.
If you are running up the stairs in fear, this suggests a lack of confidence, a fear of failing or not being capable in some way.
If you are running up the stairs with pleasure, then it suggests exuberance, and a possible change in your feelings and situation.
If you are going down the stairs in fear, a loss of belief in your own ability is implied.
If you trip on the stairs, this may suggest problems you have brought upon yourself by meddling in the affairs of other people
A dream often experienced by children is that of skimming down stairs; this dream feels almost like flying down the stairs, the feet just touching the edge of the stairs every so often, creating an exhilarating sense of pleasure. The reason for the dream is that it represents a task—the climbing of stairs—that once seemed daunting to a toddler, but which now has been mastered, giving rise to the sense of effortless achievement symbolized by ‘skimming’. Finally, using an escalator instead of stairs in your home, or anywhere else, may express a certain lack of emotional commitment to a person or project in waking life. A dream of walking against the direction of the escalator suggests frustration at a lack of personal progress.... The Element Encyclopedia
A stairway in a dream also could represent the days of one’s life and their term.
If one sees a staircase which he recognizes in the dream, it could represent the servant of a house, its owner, or its accountant.
If a sick person sees himself climbing an unknown staircase which is leading him to the upper room from where he can see paradise in the dream, it means that he may die from his illness and reach what he saw.
If obstacles hinder his way or impede his climb in the dream, it means that he is detained, and the immediate blessings of such a gift will be veiled to him. Descending a staircase in a dream means arriving from a journey, resigning from one’sjob, impeachment, or it could represent a pedestrian.
If one’s descent leads him to his family, house, or farmland in the dream, it means money.
If what he reaches at the end of the staircase is unknown, and if one meets people, or souls he does not recognize in the dream, it also denotes what we have earlier explained.
If during one’s climb or descent he falls into a well, or if a giant bird grabs him and flies away with him, or if a beast devours him, or if he steps into a boat that sails away as he steps into it, or if he takes a step to find himself riding an animal, or a vehicle of some type, the staircase then represents the stages of one’s life and what he encountered during the journey of his life, all replayed or screened before his eyes at the point of descending into his grave, or as a book one reads after his death.
If he does wake up and finds himself healthy and fit, it means that he will become a tyrant, an unjust person, an atheist and a reprobate.
If one sees himself descending a staircase that leads him into a mosque, lush foliage, green fields, a fresh breeze of spring, or into a pond to take a ritual ablution to perform his prayers in the dream, it means that he will become a true believer, repent for his his sins and abandon his blameworthy conduct. Otherwise, ifhe descends upon adverse elements such as snakes,lions, steep hills, corpses, or a field of scattered remains in a dream, then it represents major trials and adversities.
If the steps are made of clay in one’s dream, they indicate positive signs. However, a stairway could be regarded as unfavorable if its steps are made of backed bricks.
If they are made of stones in the dream, they mean business success, along with a heart like a stone.
If the staircase is made of wooden steps in the dream, it means reaching a high rank which is compounded with hypocrisy. Ifthey are made of gold in the dream, then they mean achieving success and gaining authority.
If they are made of silver in the dream, they represent one’s entourage and attendants. Climbing a staircase in a dream also means sharpening one’s intellect and awareness. In a dream, a stairway is also interpreted to mean leading a life of ascetic detachment and devotion. Coming near a staircase in a dream also means attaining success and a growing piety. Each step represents a different station. Climbing a staircase in a dream also represents the dangers one may have to cross. Seeing a staircase with five steps in a dream represents the five time prayers, or the pulpit where the Imam stands to deliver his Friday sermon. That is why some interpreters qualify the staircase in one’s dream as glad tidings, good news, prayers, charity, alms giving, fasting, or a pilgrimage. God knows best.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A suitcase in a dream also could represent an ambassador.
(Also see Sack)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
The second is what ‘luggage’—emotional feelings, urges, thoughts—she carries.
Generally, it depicts the womb, what one carries inside oneself, such as longings, attitudes, fears; how we see ourself socially—the luggage might be a sign of status, how we rate ourself; also a symbol of independence or going somewhere.
See bag. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
A heavy suitcase usually symbolizes unsolved tasks, unused talents, and similar burdens.
A light suitcase is a symbol of talents and abilities that are being used.
According to Freud, it refers to the female body, as in Oven.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you lost it the suitcase in the dream, you or someone close to you may be coming into money or property.
If your suitcase becomes damaged, it is a warning against running up debts.... My Dream Interpretation
A suitcase may mean the time is ripe for a change, perhaps in the domestic or work sphere.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
The sexual impulses can also be characterized in this way.... Dream Meanings of Versatile