(see also Rock)
A stone may symbolize your true self; the fundamental and permanent centre of one’s being.
Hardness, loss of feeling or unfeeling. Idioms: cast the first stone; leave no stone unturned; stone dead; stone deaf; blood out of a stone; stony broke; hean of stone; stoned. See rock.
You hold a pebble in your hand: you can expect a gifted child • A solid and stable rock: your fortune will be built on a rock-solid foundation • You roll a stone into your house: you drive wealth into your family • You li
Symbolic of Christ, Zech. 3:9. Also symbolic of hardness of heart, Ezek. 11:19
wall-symbolic of an obstacle.
If the wall is broken down it can symbolize the need to rebuild something, Prov. 24:31
3. The Word of God;
4. Jesus the chief cornerstone;
7. Persecution Jer. 51:26; Is. 28:16; Dan. 2:34-35; 1 Sam. 25:37.
• Stoning someone
- Adultery; witchcraft.
Stone, as basic material, signifies the imperishability of supreme reality. Ultimately it is indestructible and returns to source.
Psychological / emotional perspective: Stone has many connotations on an emotional level.
For stone to be broken up signifies being badly hurt. Being turned to stone would suggest that we have had to harden up our attitudes. Being stoned in dreams is being punished for misdemeanours.
Material aspects: Dreaming of stone can suggest stability and durability, but also a loss of feeling.
To be carving stone is to be attempting to create a lasting monument.
(of a ring, etc.) interpreted upon 8 sides: child, wealth, guardianship, living & [male] servant, honor, ornament, secret of working.
(Rock) Adiscarded stone in a dream represents a dead person. It could also represent people with hardened hearts, heedless, or jobless people.
It is common among the people of knowledge to describe an ignorant person as a stone. Owning a precious stone in a dream could mean buying one in wakefulness, or it may mean gaining a strong foothold over someone of the same caliber, or it could mean a marriage to a compatible person.
If one sees himself petrified in a dream, it means that he disobeys his Lord, in that sense, ifhe is sick, it means that he may die from his illness, or he may be inflicted with a stroke that will leave him paralyzed.
A falling stone over the world in a dream means the wrath of God Almighty, a calamity, or that an unjust person will rule the land.
If the stone splits asunder or explodes after falling in the dream, it means that the harm will touch every house. Carrying bags full of stones or moving mountains in a dream means attempting to do something difficult. Hanging a stone around one’s neck as a charm in a dream means that an affliction or an evil will take place.
If a poor person sees himself hitting a rock with a staff to split it, then if water gushes forth in the dream, it means that he will strike it rich. Stones in a dream also may represent devotion, asceticism, or godly people.
If a godly person or an ascetic sees himself possessing a stone in a dream, it means that the blessings he receives will show in his community, and people will seek him to pray for their needs. Owning a wheat grinding stone, ajuicer, porphyry, or any therapeutic or medicinal stones in a dream represent a respected or a revered person such as one’s father, one’s master, teacher, shaikh, friend, relative, physician, gnostic, a learned person, honorable people, a property, comfort, profits, benefits, or a rewarding trade. Such stones also may be interpreted as extensive travels.
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(See Carnelian-red; Gem; Jewel; Ring)
See Earth. Merciless, tough (“a heart of stone”); durability.
To see stones in your dreams, foretells many annoyances. Dreaming about small stones or pebbles suggests that little worries and vexations will irritate you.
To walk among rocks, or stones are omens that an uneven and rough pathway will be yours for at least a while.
If you throw a stone in your dream, you will have reason to scold someone in real life.
If you dream of throwing a stone at some evil or obnoxious person, it is a good sign that some evil feared by you will pass because of your untiring attention to good moral principles.
Dreams of a stone signify cold, hard, hurt feelings. Perhaps someone has verbally cast stones at you and this has caused your heart to turn to stone.
If this is the case, then, your dream is helping you to remember that sticks and stones may break your bones, but names will never hurt you. Also, if you are the one casting the stones, consider that what you do to another, you do to yourself.
If you dream of getting stoned with marijuana, then see Marijuana.
1- Dreaming of stone can suggest stability and durability, but also a loss of feeling.
To be carving stone is to be attempting to create a lasting monument.
2- Stone has many connotations on an emotional level.
For stone to be broken up signifies being badly- hurt. Being turned to stone would suggest that we have had to harden up our attitudes. Being stoned could have two meanings. One is being punished for misdemeanours; the other is being under the influence of drugs.
3- Stone signifies the imperishability and the indestructibility of Supreme Reality.
To see stones in your dreams, foretells numberless perplexities and failures.
To walk among rocks, or stones, omens that an uneven and rough pathway will be yours for at least a while.
To make deals in ore-bearing rock lands, you will be successful in business after many lines have been tried.
If you fail to profit by the deal, you will have disappointments.
If anxiety is greatly felt in closing the trade, you will succeed in buying or selling something that will prove profitable to you. Small stones or pebbles, implies that little worries and vexations will irritate you.
If you throw a stone, you will have cause to admonish a person.
If you design to throw a pebble or stone at some belligerent person, it denotes that some evil feared by you will pass because of your untiring attention to right principles. See Rock.
The stone is a symbol of being, of cohesion and consistency with yourself. Its hardness has always been seen as the opposite of the biological, subject to the laws of change, decay, and death. Despite appearances, the stone also has an inverse meaning to SAND. This element, in short, is an emblem of resistance, tenacity, perseverance, and eternity of being. Similarly, these qualities can lead to coldness, stubbornness, and the refusal of renewal. As a heavy element, a stone can symbolize the harsh burdens and responsibilities you have in real life. On the other hand, when broken into many pieces a stone represents dismemberment, mental disintegration, illness, death, and defeat.
If you dream that the stones rain down from the sky it means that your heart is hardened. Finally, gemstones symbolize transmutation from opacity to transparency, from imperfect into perfect. (See ROCK)
Stones in the road may be a reference to the clumsy and difficult-to-handle people who impede your progress.
If you throw stones, the dream indicates accusations. According to some oracles, if you collect them, you will inherit properties. Finally, to find precious stones augurs good luck.
Stepping-stones signify slow but steady advancement; Bloodstones portend unhappy love affairs; Cobblestones are a warning against gambling, and a dream of throwing stones is a sign of regret over a missed opportunity; let it be a lesson to you, but don’t waste energy in vain postmortems.
To dream of being a stonemason or seeing one at work predicts a season of hard work followed by a small advance.
A stone or rock can represent: A challenge or obstacle.
A weight or burden.
Fixed, rigid, or unchanging.
Stubbornness or rigidity.
Coldness, hardness, or harshness.
A means of attacking someone, such as with criticisms or judgments (as in “throwing stones”).
Multiple stones can represent a group of things (such as people, ideas, thoughts, or to-do list items).
See also the form that the stones took, if any (such as a wall or mountain).
See also: Boulder; Hard Object; Cold; Gem; Problem