The question here is: What is really important in your life and where do you want to go from here? How do you see yourself? In practical terms, this is mostly a question of taking life and its problems and fears more calmly.
The old man / old woman is and always has been the symbol of the teacher. Often, it also represents the grandfather or grandmother of the dreamer or even the dreamer him / herself. This image may also express a desire for greater peacefulness. Standing at the outside of society looking in, like the Alchemist. Gaining freedom since one has nothing to lose.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
2. Fighting ahead (as in “pointed arguments”). ... New American Dream Dictionary
A symbol for distance, masculine aggressiveness.
Astrology: A symbol of Mars.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you stab someone with a bayonet, be careful in your dealings with the opposite sex.
If you are stabbed with a bayonet, you will suffer financial loss.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
To dream of being stabbed by a bayonet means that you will be cheated in a business deal.... The Complete Dream Book
For a man to see a woman tying her bonnet, denotes unforeseen good luck near by. His friends will be faithful and true.
A young woman is likely to engage in pleasant and harmless flirtations if her bonnet is new and of any color except black. Black bonnets, denote false friends of the opposite sex. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. A desire to be sheltered, often by tradition.
3. Flirtation, gossip. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If a woman dreams of a man trying on a woman’s hat, she is likely to suffer great embarrassment.... The Complete Dream Book
2. Female body, particularly the womb. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If the cabinet is locked, then it represents family secrets and mythology.
If the cabinet is open for display, then it represents your desire to express the truth.
If this is a governmental cabinet, then you are processing feelings and opinions about the government or of other people running your life. However, if you dream that you are part of this cabinet, then you are stepping into leadership and taking responsibility for your life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
See your doctor.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
If you dreamed of carrying a clarinet, you will have good luck with the opposite sex. However, if you play the clarinet in real life, your dream has no special meaning.... My Dream Interpretation
See under Musical Instruments and Music.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
If she is unmarried, she will soon marry a very dignified, respectable and influential man.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
The file cabinet could indicate the thoughts or extraneous details that you require occasional access to.
To dream that the drawers of the file cabinet are open wide suggests your willingness to accept other thoughts, concerns, ideas, and concerns.
To dream that the file cabinet is locked indicates that you would like to keep something hidden from others. This dream could also suggest that you are being stubborn.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
The state of the filing cabinet in your dream will reflect how pressing this need is. Other details of the dream will help you understand what areas of your life need attending to in a more detailed way.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Each drawer or file in the cabinet represents a memory, bits of knowledge, experiences, or other parts of yourself that you have neady sequestered away for future reference or use.
Take note of the condition of the cabinet and files. Are they orderly and well maintained, and do they appear as if they’re regularly used? If so, then this dream indicates that you apply all your experience and knowledge in daily living. If, however, some of the fdes (or drawers) appear locked, are marked “confidential,” or are laden with heavy dust, this shows that there is something unconfronted in your past. Now might be the time to open that folder so that it doesn’t become a skeleton in your closet, waiting to appear at the worst possible moment.... The Language of Dreams
The filing cabinet may also represent the memories or trivia you keep stored in your mind and need to retrieve from time to time.
If you dream that the drawers of the file cabinet are wide open, this symbolizes your openness toward other viewpoints and opinions. However, if the file cabinet is locked, there is something that you do not want revealed to others. It could also mean that you are being close-minded.... My Dream Interpretation
A torn one, represents vexatious disappointments. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
If one sees himself entrapped inside a fishing net, it means that he may be jailed or fall to sickness or marry a rebellious wife, or it could mean money, or a child that will preoccupy him.
A fishing net in a dream also represents a harsh employer, hard working laborers. or an adversity they may suffer. As for a clear minded fisherman who earns his livelihood from a fishing net, seeing a fishing net in a dream represents trials, imprisonment, short breath, or it could mean profits or good news. As for a traveller, seeing a fishing net in his dream means his return home.
A fishing net in a dream also means increasing difficulties for a worried person.
If one who has lost something sees a fishing net in his dream, it means that he will find his lost object.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
2. Disappointments (a ripped net).
3. Weather changes.
4. Sexual attraction, pleasures and good fortune (ﬁshnet stockings). ... New American Dream Dictionary
A fortuneteller in a dream represents someone who can explain the meaning of things, a man of knowledge, an emissary, a dream interpreter, a treasurer or a supply controller. Seeing a fortuneteller in a dream also signifies stagnation of businesses, a recession and a slump. Coming before a fortuneteller to ask about some understanding in a dream denotes distress, burdens or dismay.
If the fortuneteller replies with a truthful answer in the dream, one should accept his answer. Ifthe fortuneteller maintains silence and declines to answer in the dream, it means abolition of one’s intent or dismissal of any benefits.
(Also see Astrologer; Divination; Dream interpreter; Seer)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If you are the fortuneteller, it means that you will be having flashes of insight into the future. Pay particular attention to any “hunches you have in the next few days.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
For a young woman to dream that one stings her, or she is in a nest of them, foretells that many envious women will seek to disparage her before her admirers.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Desire for vengeance against perceived enemies.
3. A sense that someone is jealous. ... New American Dream Dictionary
2. Desire to be “up to date.” 3. Need to make oneself heard by more people.
4. Need for knowledge and ideas.
5. Curiosity about the world. ... New American Dream Dictionary
The symbol of the computer is saying, “put the pieces together to understand the overall meaning.” Also, if you surf the ‘Net a lot during your waking life for work or play, your dream could be telling you to get outside more and take a break from the screen. Also see “Email”, “Facebook” and “Myspace”.... My Dream Interpretation
Physicists believe that all that has life is connected by an extremely fine layer of energy. What happens in one place affects the rest. By comparing this to the universal network, it is possible to perceive events in any part of the world. Dreams sometimes offer you the opportunity to connect to this ethereal, conscious internet.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The speed with which it has evolved is alarming, and it has created a global culture faster than our ability to comprehend the rules that govern it.
A dream that features the Internet as a prominent image is inviting you to investigate your personal relationship with the overwhelming changes that have taken place in our world over the past two decades.
If you are Internet-savvy in life and are logged on in your dream, you may not find this a particularly powerful image; therefore, consider this symbol as representing expanded and accelerated thinking. However, if you are someone who harbors resistance to the Internet, its appearance in a dream is inviting you to look into areas of your life that are overwhelming or moving too fast for your comfort. In this way, the Internet would be a symbolic depiction of anxiety or chaotic thoughts.
If the dream has you utilizing the Internet as a tool, you may want to look at areas in your life that are requiring a higher level of functioning or thought processes.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If you dream of cookies, virus or spam, these might be symbols of small irritations or niggling concerns that, left unchecked, could cause big damage.... The Element Encyclopedia
A woman is probably luring you to ruin.
To a woman, this dream foretells that protection and wealth will be showered upon her.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. The ability to draw good things into one’s life.
3. The ability to draw bad things into one’s life.
4. One is already drawing good or bad things or inﬂuences into one’s life. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A woman may have much wealth and love showered on her as a result of this dream.
A magnet dream is usually a good one but again you need to place it within the framework of the whole dream to learn it’s true meaning, as it could also mean that you are capable of drawing evil influences into your life unless you heed the overall warning of your dream.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
2- The magnet has the ability to create a ‘field’ round itself, a field of magnetic energy. Often the magnet appearing in a dream alerts us to the intrinsic power that we have, which is inert until such times as it is activated bv situations around us.
3- A magnet will suggest a degree of charisma within the dreamer which can be used in various wavs. depending upon the dreamer’s inclinations.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Something that draws or repels you. In magnetism, opposite polarities attract, while things too similar repel. So, if the magnet repels something, it can reveal a characteristic in yourself that you see in others and do not like.... The Language of Dreams
A magnet might describe a character who is successful in magnetizing good fortune.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
For a woman to see a magnet in a dream presages a securea sheltered existence with a thoughtful husband who supplies all her needs.... The Complete Dream Book
Dreaming of pulling people or objects toward you: you are about to lose something expensive, or you will lose or alienate someone you love. Being pulled by a magnet: you are about to “lose your heart” to someone.
Depth Psychology: The magnet is a sign of how charismatic you are, and how much sympathy you have for people. Do you attract people easily? Docs someone or something else draw you like a magnet?... Dreamers Dictionary
A woman may have much wealth and love showered on her as a result of this dream.
A magnet dream is usually a good one but again you need to place it within the framework of the whole dream to learn it’s true meaning, as it could also mean that you are capable of drawing evil influences into your life unless you heed the overall warning of your dream.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
If you watch a marionette show, you are aware of the manipulation of someone else.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
The medicine man or woman has two functions.
The primary one is that they are the keepers of wisdom and healing power. You turn toward this archetype when you need to face great change or heal something at a profound level. They are also the part of you that perceives change before it happens, as these shamanic figures possess a heightened level of intuition and energetic sensitivity.
If such a figure appears in a dream, you are having an aspirational experience at a very high spiritual level. In the case of a male figure, you are connecting to the masculine principle of taking action. In the case of a female figure, you are connecting to the feminine principle of stillness and receptivity.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
2. Thievery. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If you kill mosquitoes, you will eventually overcome obstacles and enjoy fortune and domestic bliss. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Indication that one needs to take precautions. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A mosquitoes in a dream also represents a confidant, an associate or a strong person.
A mosquito’s bite in a dream means receiving money in compensation, or as blood reparation.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To dream that you are killing mosquitoes indicates that you will be able to prevail over hardships to gain wealth and joy. .... Dream Symbols and Analysis
If you dream about killing mosquitoes, you will overcome your obstacles and enjoy happiness and fortune.... My Dream Interpretation
(See Insects.)... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
A mosquito may appear to advise that you stop letting others suck your blood.
(See Insect.)... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Vision: If mosquitoes are buzzing about your head: you are too generous and others are taking advantage of you; also you might have a troublesome visitor. Getting bitten by a mosquito: the friends you selected turned out to be bad company. Things will get unpleasant, but your regrets are too late.
The people you invited will bring much stnfe into your house.
Depth Psychology: See Flies, Insects.... Dreamers Dictionary
2. To have security (or to lack it)— usually regarding activities, often social, sometimes projects or business (as in “working without a net”).
3. Love and commitment.
4. Difﬁculties with business dealings. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If one falls into a hunting net in a dream, it means that he will be victimized. Ifone spreads a hunting net and catches an animal or a bird with it in a dream, it means that he earns money through deception and fraud.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A net may also mention the Internet or World Wide Web as being lucrative business networks.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Vision: Dreaming about fishing with a net: you want to accomplish something, but believe that success is only a matter of luck. Getting tangled in a net: you have been tempted to do something that was unfair to someone else. In a woman’s dream, the net suggests an unconscious wish to be “caught in a man’s net.” In a man’s dream, it also stands for the desire for a relationship. I lave you cast your net? Who or what do you want to catch?
Depth Psychology: A net represents erotic and or sexual needs, the desire for emotional connections, sexual loyalty (getting caught in the net of love), or “finding a good catch.” Be honest, which of the above applies to you?... Dreamers Dictionary
A net in a dream can also represent an abundant future. Consider the feeling tone of this dream to discern the meaning. See Web.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To be part of a group.
• Negatively it speaks of the snare of the enemy.
• Positive: Depending on the context of your dream, a net could be positive or negative.
• Negatively speaking a net represents being bound, restricted and being under bondage.
• Positively speaking, it could represent evangelism (in the case of catching fish), prosperity and provision.
One of our students shared once how the Lord kept showing them a vision of a net over their bed. They searched and searched but could not find the interpretation to this vision.
• It did not seem negative, yet still there was no interpretation. Then one day as he browsed the Internet, the Lord led him to AMI Network. All along the Lord was indicating that he was to become part of a network of believers and ministry leaders.
• So in this case the net spoke of linking up with other believers around the world.
• Seeing a net in a fishing picture speaks of evangelism, the Lord bringing provision and blessing.
• Speaking of Provision and Blessing • John 21:11 Simon Peter went up, and drew the net to land full of great fishes, a hundred and fifty three: and even though there were so many, yet the net was not broken.
Negative: In vision I have often seen the enemy using a net to snare and to steal.
• Often when we have been trusting the Lord for provision, I have seen the enemy having horded all our provision into his net. I would then speak forth and demand that he let go of that provision! • When giving personal ministry, I have also seen people bound up in nets. Usually the nets speak of negative words and curses spoken over the person.
• It could also be because of personal sin and getting involved in things they should not have. And so they have given Satan license to bind them and bring a curse into their lives.
• Referring to a net laid by those who speak negative words and a curse over someone: • Psalms 35:7 For without cause have they hidden for me their net [in] a pit, [which] without cause they have dug for my soul.
See also: Fish, Trap.... The Way of Dreams and Visions
If you dream that you fall into a net, if means that you feel trapped or defenseless, in an emotional relationship or in a certain work situation. In case you dream of a fishing net full of fish, it means that you should have patience to collect the fruits of your labor. On the contrary, if it is empty, it implies that you find yourself in an adverse circumstance. (See HUNT, THIEF, FISH, and FISHING) According to popular tradition, the constellations are the net imposed by heaven so that no one can leave the universe.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
2- Women arc often more able to create a network of ‘sisters’ through the use of intuition, and often will svmbolise this in their dreams as a tangible bonding.
3- Unlimited Relationship.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
A network, on the other hand, may be more supportive.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To dream of an old or torn net, denotes that your property has mortgages, or attachments, which will cause you trouble.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
If you are caught in the net, it is a wish to avoid any such contact or entanglement.
If the net is torn, loss of money, employment, or property.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
A patch of nettles could also suggest difficulty in communication if we arc in the middle of it. Others round us may be using words or circumstances to hurt us. Nettles in a dream can also signify a worthless transaction: lI got stung’.
2- Nettles are wild plants with the quality of irritating the skin. This svmbolism can come across in / dreams as having allowed ourselves to be over-stimulated by a display of wild behaviour. This may be sexually, but could be in other ways as well, such as through dance. There is a point at which there is loss of control. Nettles can also suggest a kind of healing, both through the vitamins and minerals they contain when eaten, and also because they can be used to stimulate the system through external application. Folk medicine often suggested applying poultices of nettles to stimulate the blood supply.
3- In spiritual terms, nettle is supposed to be a specific against danger.
It is also used in purification rituals. Fresh nettles are reputed to aid a sick person’s recovery.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
According to popular tradition, to see nettles is a negative sign of falsehood, betrayal, and disappointment. Hives, however, by inversion, are a sign of prosperity and family happiness.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
To be stung by them, you will be discontented with yourself and make others unhappy.
For a young woman to dream of passing through nettles, foretells that she will be offered marriage by different men, and her decision will fill her with anxious foreboding.
To dream of nettles, is portentous of stringent circumstances and disobedience from children or servants. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. A situation or relationship of extreme annoyance and irritation. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A young woman’s dream about walking through nettles predicts the the receipt of a number of marriage proposals from different men.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Although networking seems like a very modern skill tied to career advancement in the media age, it is actually quite ancient. Networking would also have been an integral part of any military alliance as well as all social and clan confederations in prehistory.
If a messenger or journalist appears in your dreams, this suggests that you have the skills to bring information—or power— and inspiration to others. The question is will you use these skills for the good of the group, or for personal gain?... The Element Encyclopedia
Dreaming of number nineteen denotes bullheadedness and the refusal to accept assistance from others.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Depth Psychology: The old man is seen as a symbol of maturity in all aspects of life. This dream is always significant and should be examined carefully. Old men or old women represent either wisdom or malice, and are a warning to take a closer look at your (bad) habits. See Youth*... Dreamers Dictionary
If she is beautiful, the year will bring good fortune.
If ugly, the year will prove a disaster.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
An old woman in a dream also could represent deceit, cunningness, duplicity, backbiting, or slander. Seeing an old and sick woman in a dream may mean impotence, weakness, or disability. Seeing a thirsty old woman in a dream means drought. Ifshe turns a young girl in the dream, then she represents rain.
If an unknown old woman visits a sick person in a dream, it means his death. Otherwise, if an unknown old woman visits a pregnant woman in a dream, it means givingher the glad tidings of a son. Ifone is engaged in an important project and sees himselfsleeping with an old woman in a dream, it means that his project will not succeed.
An old woman in a dream also represents non-arable land. Ifone sees her wearing a veil in the dream, it means that he will meet with hardships and regret. Ifone sees an ugly old woman, or a hagin a dream, it means adversities and war.
If a young woman sees herself as an old woman in a dream, it means earning respect and dignity.
An unknown old woman in a dream also represents a bad crop for that year.
If one sees an old woman descending from the skies and people are wondering about her, she represents the passing year. Seeing an ugly old woman in a dream also could mean glad tidings of an ending war, or the end of drought.
An emaciated old woman in a dream represents a year of drought.
If she gains weight and turns beautiful in the dream, she represents changes in the weather conditions, bringing a prosperous and a happy end for the farmers in that year.
An ostentatious old woman in a dream represents a prosperous life, or good news that will arrive shortly. Ifshe looks frowning or unhappy in the dream, then she represents distress and loss of prestige.
If she looks ugly in the dream, she represents facing adverse conditions. Ifshe is naked in the dream, she represents a scandal.
If an old woman enters a house in a dream, it means prosperity and business success and if she leaves a house in the dream, it means the opposite.
An unknown old woman in a dream has a stronger connotation than a known old woman.
If one sees himself frequenting an old woman in a dream, his dream denotes his attachment to worldly gains.
If an old woman who passed her menopause sees herself in a dream experiencing her menstrual period again and regaining her sexual drive, and if she sees herself engaged in sexual intercourse in the dream, it means that she will become religious and have strong material and spiritual success in her life ifher sexual intercourse in the dream is marital intercourse and ofa lawful nature. Otherwise, ifit is unlawful, then it represents her attachment to worldly gains and neglects for her spiritual values.
If a young woman sees herselfbeing an old woman in a dream, it means that she will prosper and have a successful marital life.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To see Old people, without any question of loving them, is fortunate, but in a small and trifling manner. Some unimportant wish will be gratified. ... Mystic Dream Book
A symbol of your own Star.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Sun - Light, truth, spiritual center, God force, Christ light; power, energy, masculinity. All life depends upon its light; pivotal force in our lives.
Moon - Unconscious, emotions, responsiveness, psychic awareness; femininity, intuition, creativity; reflector of light and truth.
Mercury - Mind, thought, communication, intuition, changeability; messenger of the gods.
Venus - Love, beauty, harmony, gentleness, emotion, femininity.
Earth - Growth, learning, grounding, time-space awareness; centeredness, compassion, creativity.
Mars - Activity, adventure, assertion, sexual energy; aggressiveness, hostility, passion.
Jupiter - Expansion, wealth, abundance of spiritual knowledge and expression, benevolence, luck.
Saturn - Discipline, learning, slowness of time and production; refinement.
Uranus - Awakening, transcendence, sudden fluctuations, changes, impact; extremes, unusual abilities.
Neptune - Unconscious, mysticism, inner self, psychic awareness.
Pluto - Consciousness unfoldment, transformation, spiritual expansion.... The Dream Books Symbols
The spirit has reached an elevated position in dreams, from which it contemplates its situation from the cosmos. This may be an ideal moment to ask existential questions about the meaning of life. In any case, it denotes a high degree of spirituality.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
2. Sense of fate, fortune or future (horoscopes).
3. Possibly difﬁcult journey ahead (to travel among). ... New American Dream Dictionary
An orbiting planet could represent your ego.
It is traveling around the sun (i.e. soul) and the entire thing could be a huge circle that is You.
If this sounds like a very far out idea, well, it may be! However, if what Carl Jung said is true, all dream images bring us back to issues of self-identity and most evolved and profound understanding of self.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
If dreamer has any inkling of astrology, the planet can depict the traditional planetary’ qualities. Sun: vital energy, the self; consciousness or awareness. Moon: see moon. Mercury: intuition and the mind. V^ nus: love, motherhood and femininity; receptivity. Mars: energetic activity; aggressive action or fire in one’s life and feelings; masculinity ruled by passions. Jupiter, growth; expansion in self and activities; preservation; freedom from limitations. Saturn: fate; the past catching up with us; retarding influence, emotional coldness; lessons of life which shape our growth; time. Uranus: sudden changes, fluctuation. Neptune: the unconscious influence in daily life; psychic impressions, awareness of death. Pluto: the deep unconscious and death; beyond the ego. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
2- The interpretations of the planetary significances are; Jupiter suggests growth and expansion, and also freedom from limitation. Mars indicates activity and war but also drive. Mercury signifies communication, intuition and mental powers. Moon represents our emotions and our links with our mother. Neptune works with illusion but also with inspiration. Pluto has charge ol” the unconscious and transformation. Saturn is a restraining influence and rules the past. Sun usually symbolises the Self and the energy that we have. Uranus governs sudden changes. Venus highlights love and beautv.
3- Spiritually, once we become aware of how the subtle energies can help us live our lives successfully, we can learn to make use of planetary energy.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Someone (potentially yourself) who is constantly hovering around others for security, attention, or companionship.
Cycles that repeat themselves, but usually over very long periods of time. Think back over the years and see if what’s happening right now doesn’t have a twin in your past.
Astrologically, each planet has different attributes that it may represent in your dream. Here is a brief overview of the major planets noted in astrological writings:
Mercury: Named after the Roman messenger of the gods, this planet governs communication and speedy action.
Venus: Named after the Roman goddess oflove, this planet governs relationships, matters of beauty / appearance, and passions.
Mars: Named after the Roman god of war, this planet governs justice, anger, and the warrior spirit.
Jupiter: Named after the chief Roman god, noted for protection, athletics, and excellence.
Saturn: Named after the Roman god of agriculture, this planet governs manifestation, productivity, and abundance.... The Language of Dreams
For instance, Venus offers the qualities of love and beauty and Mars the initiative to move forward.
The planets may also signify bodies of knowledge, each offering different lessons to your life.
For instance, Saturn teaches you about materializing your goals and offers lessons about structure, rules, and regulations.
(See entries for individual planets.)... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Sun: Self-confidence, life goals, will power, masculine energy.
Moon: Emotions, sensitivity, desire for contact, feminine energies.
Mercury: Reason, intellect, communication, learning, information, negotiations, traveling, selling, buying.
I cnus: Esthetics, harmony, art, assimilation, love, sensuality, pleasure, female libido.
Mars: Vitality, courage, will power, drive, determination, male libido.
Jupiter: Self-worth, judgment, kindness, tolerance, wisdom, and religious foundation.
Saturn: Physical strength, order, limits, security, peace, concentration, responsibilities.
Uranus: Intuition, creative intelligence, originality, change, discoveries and explorations, reforming.
Neptune: Universal love, idealism, support, social engagement.
Pluto: Death and rebirth, metamorphosis, transformation, collective strength and energy, destruction, power (powerlessness).... Dreamers Dictionary
The moon represents our emotions and our links with our mother. Neptune works with illusion – but also with inspiration. Pluto has charge of the unconscious and transformation. Saturn is a restraining influence and rules the past.
The sun usually symbolizes the self and the energy that we have. Uranus governs sudden changes. Venus highlights love and beauty.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If you have a scientific mindset, you may find this concept difficult to accept; but even if this is the case, you may still be influenced by age-old associations. This is why dreams that feature the planets or the constellations or drew a particular planet to your conscious attention should never be dismissed; your dreaming mind may have been using the language of astrology to send you a message. Each of the planets is named after a Roman god or goddess, and is thought to share the attributes of its namesake. See also MIND, BODY, SPIRIT.... The Element Encyclopedia
2. Not fully aware of something.
3. The awareness of trying to ﬁnd the answer to something by dreaming. ... New American Dream Dictionary
(2) It may be symbolic of a peaceful, tranquil state in w hich you are at one with your true self and inner awareness takes the place of sensor)’ reactions to the external world.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
If in your dream you struggle to wake up it is a warning that you are not complying with commitments you have taken on and want to escape reality. From a philosophical point of view, this dream represents human nature; being asleep is ignorance; waking up is tantamount to understanding the reality around us.
In these cases, the concept of “astral travel” is referred. It means that you have abandoned your bodies and you are looking at it lying in bed.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
If it is you who is asleep, the same applies, only in a more general way—it’s time to wake up to more awareness or action.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
2. The desire to go back to the womb. ... New American Dream Dictionary
Depth Psychology: Sleep is the symbol of your unconscious fear of or flight from reality. Do you have unknown talents you need to “wake up” ? A bedroom is a sign of your sexual needs. Bedroom dreams usually appear when something is wrong in an intimate relationship. See House, Room.... Dreamers Dictionary
On the other hand, such dreams can on occasion represent someone in your life who is currently influencing you in a positive or a negative way.
Jung felt that we could learn a lot about the human psyche through astrology, not only because the stars and planets are an external reflection of our inner selves, but also because the inherently symbolic nature of astrology allows us to consciously correlate symbols with unconscious knowledge. He associated different archetypes with specific planets, and frequently looked at the birth charts of his patients, believing that the symbols in the charts made suggestions to him from the collective unconscious about that person’s psyche. The following summary of specific planets and their astrological as well as some of their universal archetypal associations will help you make sense of dreams in which planets feature.... The Element Encyclopedia
Mars : It represents the police force, security force and the military force of the king or state.
Saturn : It presents the torturers and interrogators of the king or state.
Jupiter : it either represents the state treasurer or the administrative representative of the state. Sometimes it also represents a man of high learning.
Venus : It represents the queen or wife of the head of state.
Mercury : It represents the secretary of the king or head of state incharge of all his correspondence.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
For the business man, or farmer, this dream indicates expanding trade and fine crops.
For a woman to dream that she is a washer woman, denotes that she will throw decorum aside in her persistent effort to hold the illegal favor of men. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
In the immortal words of Shakespeare, “Oh, what a tangled web we weave.” This dream may represent the web of deception or some other trap of which you need to be aware.
The web of life that interconnects all things, from the smallest grain at sand to the stars. In this case, your subconscious is trying to remind you of your importance in this scheme, and how your life touches everything directly or indirectly.
Attachments and associations. Nets participated in ancient Russian “wedding ceremonies to indicate the unity of the couple and ensure fertility (“a teeming catch”).
Being caught in a net can be an alternative type of cage dream, with slightly looser constraints indicated (rope is easier to get out of than steel). Alternatively, in China this is a symbol of protection. Pregnant women were sometimes surrounded by fishing nets to safeguard die baby from any evil influences.... The Language of Dreams
Great Goddess, Mother Church, priestess or prophetess, teacher. Attend to whatever this figure tells you in dreams: the result could be a transformation of your personality and your life, in tune with your true self.
(2) Such figures Jung called ‘mana personalities’. Mana denotes awesome, mysterious power associated with gods but also with natural phenomena and extraordinary human skills, genius, holiness, psychic powers and supranormal knowledge. These figures may therefore be frightening.
If you find them too frightening, consult a (Jungian) therapist. People may let themselves be ‘possessed’ - taken over - by the Wise Old Man / Woman and become insufferably domineering, self- important and opinionated. Alternatively, failure to acknowledge the ‘divine’ wisdom and power within yourself may lead you to project it on to some authoritarian - but not necessarily authoritative - public figure, or guru, or personal acquaintance. Whatever such a mana figure says to you in a dream will be extremely important and will almost certainly open up a new dimension of life for you.
(3) Should the Wise Old Woman appear in a man’s dream or the Wise Old Man in a woman’s dream, it may be the anima / animus that is being represented (for anima / animus, see Brother / Sister, sections (4)-(6)).... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
2. May mean unknown desires are emerging.
3. Feminine aspects of self.
4. Fear of growing old.
5. If an old woman, laden with advice.
6. If a woman is pregnant, the dreamer looks on the pregnancy in a positive way, forecasting abundance. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If one sees himself indulging and satisfying every desire he has and without feeling any restrictions in the dream, it means that he will stray from God’s path and lives a corrupt life. Love in a dream also means distress, worries and sorrow. Love in a dream also represents one’s ability to express something. Otherwise, it could mean that he keeps to himself. Love in a dream also means trials and fame that incurs people’s compassion for the person in love. Love in a dream also means poverty, sickness and death. In fact, death in a dream also could mean love, or living distant from one’s beloved or life after death.
To burn in the fire in a dream also means love.
To enter paradise in a dream also means love and to enter hell-fire in a dream means separation from one’s beloved. Yearning for one’s beloved in a dream means heedlessness, and love in a dream also indicates corruption in one’s religious life, or loss of money.
To love someone in God in a dream, means mercy between people. Otherwise, to love one another for personal interests in a dream means a partnership that will end in betrayal or it could mean a marriage without family consent. Pretending to be in love in one’s dream means straying from God’s path.
If a knowledgeable person or a scholar pretends to be enamored in a dream, it means that he will deceive people with his ornate presentations and contradict their standards.
(Also see Enamored; Honey; Lick; Pretending)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A woman in a dream also represents a coffer, one’s store, or his hiding place.
A woman in a dream also represents the earth, the world or a graveyard, for one returns to it after that he cames out of it.
A woman in a dream also represents a prison, a confidant, a tree, a well, an inkwell, a house, or a partner who shares wealth and pleasure with the husband. Seeing a beautiful woman entering one’s house in a dream means joy and happiness, money that will not last, or the reversal of one’s condition from harsh to amiable.
A fat woman in a dream represents a prosperous year. Seeing an unknown woman in a dream has better connotations than seeing a woman one knows.
A young woman in a dream represents an enemy.
An old woman in a dream represents the world.
If one sees his wife looking like a man in a dream, she then represents his grandfather, or she could represent prosperity for that family.lfone sees his wife carryinghim in a dream, it means that he may fall sick, or perhaps that he may become rich. Seeing a female of unknown species in a dream means loss of money.
If one sees his wife getting married to someone else in a dream, it means that he may deviate from God’s path, then repent for his sin.
A woman in a dream also represents wealth, the world, a farm, pleasures or authority, for a wife governs the needs of her husband and con troIs his life in one way or another.
If a woman sees her crown stolen in a dream, it means the death of her husband.
If a woman sees her head shaved in a dream, it means divorce, or it could mean the death of her husband.
(Also see Belt; Crown; Glass bottle; Glass; Gray hair; Ribs; Silver; Vat; Women)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A loud woman is symbolic of unwise living, Prov. 9:13.
A woman in dark clothing is symbolic of a spiritual enemy, Matt. 13:33.
A woman clothed in purple is symbolic of a good wife, Prov. 31:22... Christian Dream Symbols
The content of the dream is to be considered, as well as the emotional tone.
If the dream is sexual in nature, look up sex.
If the woman in your dream was a stranger and you are a man, she could be symbolic of your feminine side or your attitude about women.
If you are a woman, this stranger may be symbolic of different parts of your character or personality. Carl Jung believed that the unknown woman in a man’s dream is the Anima.
It is the “personification of the animated psychic atmosphere; the autonomous activity of the unconscious.” Thus, when you meet an unknown woman in your dreams, pay close attention to what she is saying and doing.
It is Carl Jung who suggested that women in dreams represent our collective unconscious and men collective consciousness. Thus, the woman is that force or current inside of you that nudges you on and inspires you.
It is your intuition and the knowledge that in not necessarily attached to words. Men, on the other hand, represent the active part that uses the information received to create the physical reality of our lives. When the two are working together well we have balance and experience awareness that leads to peace and productivity. See also: People, Old Woman, and Mother... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
A woman in a woman’s dream: an aspect of herself, but often a facet of herself she is not immediately identifying with.
The above example helps make this plain. Mo explored her feelings about the dream characters. It all fell into place when she asked herself what she had ‘lost’ recently. She had left a lover of some years’ standing. This gave her a lot more freedom and new opportunity, depicted by the baby, but also muddled feelings of loss. Her Australian friend represents her feelings of grieving for the death’ of her relationship. Her muddled feelings arise because she both loves the new life which opens up, but grieves for the death of her romance.
A woman’s sister, female children: particularly used to represent herself.
The character of the dream woman, loving, angry, businesslike, lazy, sexual, gives a clue to what pan of the dreamer it is referring to.
If the dream woman is a person known well, the above can still be the case, but the woman may represent what the dreamer feels about that person.
A woman younger than the dreamer oneself at that age.
An older woman: could be the dreamer’s mother, her feelings about aging, her sense of inherited wisdom. Two women and the dreamer, conflicting feelings or drives. One woman, one man: behaviour patterns arising from parental relationship.
A goddess or holy woman, the dreamer’s highest potential; what she is capable of but may not yet have lived.
Man dreaming of a woman
Example: ‘On a raised mobile platform a goddess stood. I loved her and flew to her, skimming above the heads of the people. I calked to her. She told me the only love I could receive from her was that which I gave to a human woman. Inasmuch as I gave love to a human female, she would love me. She was all women’ (Andrew P).
The example shows Andrew meeting his archetypal conception of a woman, his ideal. But he understands that you cannot love an ideal. His love must find a real woman. Through a real love he would call love from out of himself, out of his unconscious reserve.
In a man’s dream: his present relationship with his own feelings and intuitive self; his sensitivity and contact with his unconscious through receptivity; or how he is relating to his female partner.
The latter is especially so if the woman in the dream is his partner, how capable he is of loving a woman.
An old woman, usually the dreamer’s mother.
The woman, because she is his feelings, is obviously also his sexual desires and how he meets them.
A younger woman: can depict his desires for a woman of that age, or his more vulnerable emotions. Two women and the dreamer: an ‘eternal triangle’; conflicting feelings.
If one woman and one man: pattern of behaviour developed in relationship with parents.
The conditions or situations of the woman, see under appropriate entries, such as illness; murder, swimming; etc. See anima and the Great Mother under archetypes. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
If a man dreams about a woman, he is dreaming about his emotional side, which, in the end, is about his connection to his mother. In the case of a man, the behavior of the woman in the dream often gives insight into his unconscious life, his unknown characteristics, physical urges, and behavior.
According to ancient Egyptian dream interpretation, the image of a beautiful woman is always a warning that a task is too large.
According to Jung, a strange woman in the dream of a man is always the feminine side of the dreamer, his anirria. Jung also thinks that a woman in a mans dream always represents his emotional “teacher.”
Women also appear in many dreams as old and wise (woman or hag), lecherous (threatening or liberated), imprisoned (like Rapunzel’s trapped physical drive), ugly (as a witch), young (as a temptress), powerful (as the mother), and beautiful (the lover, the ideal).... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you dream about a “motherly” type of person, you are anxious for more emotional security. Seeing a woman you know: good news. Seeing a strange woman: quarrels, envy, and frustration.
If you are a man flirting with a woman: be careful with your spending habits.
A woman with a child warns of worries to come.
A pregnant woman means unexpected pleasure.
If a woman is flirting with you: you have acted foolishly and your finances are tight—nothing will save you except being more frugal. Meeting a strange woman: you are meeting a new friend.
If you see several women together: people are gossiping about you. Hugging a woman: avoid a superficial love affair.
A woman with black hair: you are envious and don’t know it.
A woman with red hair: somebody is setting a trap for you.
A woman with long hair: a relationship will intensify.
A naked woman: you are unconsciously passionate about somebody; it might also be a sign that you have acted foolishly.
A woman laughing: worry and despair about your love relationship is draining your strength.
Depth Psychology: Dreams about old women or old men are regarded as memories of vour mother whom vou have idealized. Women (particularly in mens dreams) could be a symbol of erotic needs, expectations, and desires, or may represent emotions or the irrational in the man’s personality. Dreams about women who are pleasant and peaceful are a sign of devotion to other people and objects, and sensitivity to external impressions and influences. See Old Man.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you are a man, then this dream may be a message for you to let go and get in touch with your feminine side.
If you are a woman, then this is about your feelings, attitudes and acceptance of your femininity. Consider the feeling tone of this dream and the qualities you ascribe to this female. See Mother, Daughter, Grandmother, Goddess and Sister.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A goddess or holy woman signifies the highest potential for working with the greater good that the dreamer has. Oriental women appearing in dreams usually suggest the mysterious side of the feminine. In a man’s dream such a figure will often reveal his attitude to sexuality, while in a woman’s dream it will reveal more about her own intuitive transcendent powers.
An older woman mostly represents the dreamer’s mother and her sense of inherited wisdom.
An unknown woman in dreams will represent either the anima in a man’s dream, or the shadow in a woman’s.
It is the qualities of surprise and intrigue that allow us to explore further the relevance of that figure. We can gain a great deal of information because the figure is unknown.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If you know the woman you dreamed about, then it may symbolize the concerns and feelings/hopes you have about her.
To see an old woman in your dream, indicates your feelngs about growing older.
To see a group of women talking in your dream, refers to some gossip that’s going on in real life.
To see a pregnant women in your dream, symbolizes abundant wealth.... My Dream Interpretation
(2) The woman may be, or represent your mother, in which case you need to pay attention to the way you react to her in the dream, or what she says.
If the woman has a negative ‘feel’, remember that loosening strong emotional ties to your mother may be a precondition for establishing your own identity.
(3) For a man, a woman may represent your anima, the (unconscious) feminine side of your personality. In this case the woman may be either friendly or threatening, which means that your anima is either introducing you to the hitherto neglected parts of yourself, or trying to lead you astray from your true ‘destiny5. The threatening anima may be represented by a femme fatale, an alluring but dangerous siren.
(4) If the woman in a man’s dream is a real-life acquaintance and the dream-encounter is erotic, the significance may be as in (1) above; or the woman may be a projection of your repressed anima, in which case the message is probably that what you ought to be relating to in real life is your own anima, not the woman. See also Wise Old Man / Woman.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
If a woman has this dream, it reveals her own personality. Thus, if the protagonist is an unknown woman, it indicates the dreamer’s unconscious desires and tendencies. The woman of her fantasies, therefore, embodies the model of herself that she would like to project. At other times, the female figure refers to the mother of the dreamer: how you interact with her in the dream will provide much information about your mother-daughter relationship in reality In a man, contrary to common belief, dreaming of strange women or seeing himself as a woman does not always have sexual connotations or mean a conflict of identity. It may be representing the more intuitive and sensitive side of his personality. (See MOTHER)... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Oriental women signify the mysterious side of the feminine, whilst an older woman represents the dreamer’s mother or a sense of inherited wisdom. A beautiful but unknown woman will represent the anima in a man’s dream, said by Jung to personify instinct, emotion and the capacity for love; she will represent the shadow in a woman’s dream. Dressed in black, dream widows may represent your feelings about death, but in Freudian dream interpretation the widow, like the hag or the crone, suggests the loss of male energy in life and, in a man’s dream, may represent unconscious fears of castration.... The Element Encyclopedia
The strongest in meaning are those teenage girls who are presentable, well mannered and beautifully dressed. Ifshe is seen dressed with modesty in the dream, then she represents goodness, chastity, discreteness, and following the correct religious conduct. Ifshe adorns herselfand plays up her charms in the dream, then such goodness will be public.
If a young girl sees herself as an old woman in a dream, it means that she will live with modesty and preserve her chastity. Ifan old woman sees herselfturned young again in the dream, it means regaining her strength, sexual desire and fertility.
If she engages in lawful sexual intercourse in marriage, it denotes strong religious adherence.
If she engages in sexual intercourse with someone without marriage in the dream, then her dream represents her love for the world and attachment to its glitters. Ifone sees anold woman turned young in a dream, then the above explanation becomes stronger. However, if one is poor, it means that her basic needs will be secured.
If one has lost her chances in this world, it means that she will have a new opportunity, or if she is sick, it means that she will recover from her illness. Seeing a young girl frowning in a dream means that one may hear disturbing news.
If she looks emaciated, then one’s dream denotes poverty.
If she is naked in the dream, it means business losses and defamation. Marrying a virgin teenage girl in a dream means wealth.
(Also see Little girl)... Islamic Dream Interpretation