Since ancient times, death has been interpreted and understood only as a change of one life to another one. Perhaps from a difficult life, challenging and intensive work to one of peace and tranquility. Whether it’s true or not, that is precisely one of the main symbolism of death in dreams: change of life. For example, dreaming of death can mean the disappearance of ambitions and selfishness and that leads into spirituality. Dreaming of death somehow suggests the desire to have a change in life, for example, economically, at home, in employment, business or a renewal of life. Dreaming of death may also be a consequence of extreme fatigue and physical exhaustion, which among other things produces melancholy and disappointment over little things in everyday life. This dream also usually happens after living with great enthusiasm due to false optimism and high hopes, but having it all fail. Therefore death only symbolizes pessimism and depression that will not last long and will lead to new hopes and wishful thinking. Dreaming of being in agony implies that the suffering and effort in your life will allow you to enjoy a better life in the future. Dreaming about someone else dying suggests that some relatives or friends are going through a streak of bad luck, which can affect the dreamer. Dreaming of almost dying, but not exactly agonizing, warns that your affairs are getting worse, including your health. Dreaming of wild animals dying suggests that troubles that you might have will soon come to an end. If a pet is the one who dies, then it indicates that problems will get worse, and this dream acts as a warning for the dreamer….
To dream about any kind of lottery suggests that you want to receive easy money just because you’re having financial problems and lack of money. To dream that others win the lottery suggests envy, but also that you’re likely to have fun at the expense of others. To dream that you have lost in the lottery game suggests that you’re at risk of being ripped off. When a young woman dreams that she is participating in the lottery, in any way, it suggests that she’s self-insecure, what will lead her to obtain negative results. To dream that you’re receiving a dowry or lottery prize indicates that you are or will soon be experiencing economic problems that will be difficult to solve, for which you crave a prompt solution, no matter if it’s solved with a miracle or in any other way….
Death dreams do not announce a physical death, just say that something is dead mean something disappears. It may be a relationship, a love, a friendship or just a quality or a defect, something intimate and personal that only we know about. They’re very rare occasions when we perceive the physical death of another person. When this happens there is no doubt that this is a telepathic process or contact with a transcendent reality. Also there is another kind of dreams about death and is the one that appears when our age makes us sense its proximity….
Dreaming about death does not anticipate your physical death, it affirms that something has come to its end and it’s going to disappear. Death relates to changes in life….
Dream of buying a lottery ticket is sign of good omen. If it goes well, remember the numbers and try to acquire them….
Dreaming with people who in real life have died and were dear to us reveals dissatisfaction with our present life. If the deceased acts in an accusing and vindictive way it means a guilt complex linked with this person. If we dream of a loved one who has died and they die during the dream it indicates that from that moment our soul accepts as fact the death of the beloved….
A dead one means bad omen, destruction, loss or ruin. To talk with the dead means impossibility or powerlessness to solve certain conflicts. To watch the death of a person who is already dead is sign of an excessive passion. A dead person inside a coffin represents problems that are hard to overcome. To bury the dead foretells fatal events and adversities….
Dreaming about bills is a sign that you will have to make a financial outlay. If you dream about lottery money, make sure remember the number well, since it can be the winning number….
Buying a ticket is a good omen, if you are rewarded remember the numbers and try to acquire it….
It indicates our desire to make money….
Cutting your hands forecast loss and disease. Thick and strong hands indicate increase in the number of the family or expansion in the circle of friends. Hairy hands are a sign of small problems. If you dream of losing your hands portends possibility of job loss or death of someone known. Quarrelling with against another person with your hands means struggle or conflict with a powerful person. Fresh and beautiful hands are a sign of happiness and family harmony….
Every clock means time, and if the hands are moving, it means active time, therefore this doesn’t indicate death, like people in ancient times used to think. In contrast, today is thought it suggests activity, movement, life. Dreaming that you see the time on a clock suggests that you should be careful with the enemies you already know. Dreaming that a watch is broken is a threat that means that you’ll have several losses in business or any other affairs you’re handling. Dreaming that the crystal of a watch falls off your hands suggests enmities, false friends, and that your own carelessness will make you have losses. Dreaming that your watch is stolen suggests that dangerous enemies will attempt to do things against you from the dark, to damage your integrity and disturb the peacefulness of your house. Dreaming that you flatter a clock suggests that you’re trying to avoid difficult and uncomfortable situations and that you’ll suffer attacks that will harm your honor, dignity and reputation. Dreaming that you are moving clockwise suggests that something important is coming and that you may be wasting time instead of looking for success. Dreaming of a wristwatch, no matter of what kind, suggests that you could achieve much more putting more effort in the things you do. It also suggests that there is a very intimate satisfaction with what has been achieved so far. Dreaming that you see the hands of any kind of watch moving closer together to get one over the other in the number 12, suggests that success is very close. When the dreamer is winding up a watch, it suggests that all of your social relationships will be favorable and that the things you care about will be okay. Dreaming that someone is giving you a watch suggests that someone is trying to pass their problems to you….
To dream of beautiful flower bouquets usually symbolizes global joy and satisfaction. This meaning may vary depending on the flower’s condition. To dream that you receive one or more bouquets suggests that soon you’ll receive a gift, an important proposition, or have a stroke of luck associated with the lottery or an inheritance. When young people dream this way it usually suggests celebrations and joys. To dream that you receive a bouquet of wilted flowers announces that a friend or family member will suffer a disease. If those flowers have become black, it announces the death of someone very dear. To dream about one or more red rose bouquets usually announces an upcoming marriage; the dreamer, a friend or relative will get married. To dream that you’re putting a rose in the hair of your beloved one may suggest that soon you’ll experience troubles and disappointments….
Dreaming about grave, besides being unpleasant is a bad omen, because it doesn’t mean death, but bad health, bad business, bad luck, adversities and problems. Dreaming about new graves announces that you will be harmed by the errors of other people. When a woman dreams about being inside a grave, finding it as the only place to rest, is a sign that she will have a disappointment or sadness due to friends she believed were faithful to her. It also hints that she will have difficulties and emotional problems. Dreaming about one looking into a grave or crypt suggests that there will be multiple social conflicts, business or loss of friendships and several dislikes. If you’re looking to an abandoned tomb from a certain distance means that there are going to be family and friends difficulties, which will cause sadness and bitterness. To dream about one visiting recent graves means that there are several risks around, so you have to be warned. Walking among graves announces a death of a family member or a very close friend. In case of an upcoming marriage, this won’t be a happy one, at least at the beginning. Dreaming about looking to a known person inside a grave covered with soil, except for the head, means that person is in serious trouble and for any reason one is likely to suffer from those same issues, maybe caused by the same person in the grave. Dreaming about picking up a corpse for burial, but then the corpse is not there anymore, is a warning that rivals are spying to harm you. Dreaming about looking at your own grave is a sign that rivals are trying to prevent you to get more success than the one you already have. Dreaming about an abandoned tomb with little details of joy, like a fresh flower, or something that indicates a recent visit, means that the bad streak you’re going through is about to end, giving way to joy, expectations and new hopes. Dreaming about digging a grave while bothering other people, suggests that misconducts or indiscretions can create enmities. If you end the grave in the dream, it may mean that simple enmities will become serious enemies. If this happens in the sunlight, it means that there will be solutions to the problems. If you are the corpse inside the grave it means that you’re in serious depression, sadness and despair, which must be fought. Dreaming about mausoleums is a sign of sickness and death of a beloved one, in some cases. To dream that you are inside a grave is a warning of close disease….
Dreaming of scorpions suggests that the dreamer has one or more people around him interested in causing problems and make him have either material losses, or lose values or prestige. If you dream of killing the scorpions, it indicates triumphing over enemies. If you don’t kill the scorpions, it means that there are several risks you’ll have to face and fight. If you only see them and you don’t feel worried because they don’t attack you, it suggests that there are latent enmities that come from envy, or from selfish feelings that you must be aware of. Dreaming of being surrounded by scorpions is a warning of passive enemies, which means that they won’t attack from the front or violently, but with hypocrisy, pretending being friends with you and waiting for the opportunity to attack. The number of scorpions in the dream suggests the number of adversaries, or at least those that you notice the most. Dreaming of being attacked by a scorpion is a sign of a close and dangerous enemy from who you must be aware. Dreaming of killing a scorpion that attacked you before is a good sign because it indicates that the dreamer will easily overcome the problems that is facing. Dreaming of scorpions repeatedly on different nights usually indicates that your shyness produces many limitations that prevent you from achieving the things you want, because you can’t solve problems while you’re shy and scorpions represent serious problems….
The ladder symbolizes the means to move from one level to another. If it’s a hand ladder the prediction is of success or improvement of temporal position. Furthermore, each step is independent and each represents unrelated problems. If it is a fixed ladder that same success will be lengthy and of significance that will mark our lives. In this ladder the steps have continuity; it represents continuous difficulties and obstacles. The spiral staircase symbolizes a vicious circle. Often accompanied by a feeling of anxiety and fear and symbolizes that we are spending our energy on something that does not deserve our effort. The ladder can almost have a highly spiritual meaning, which we will know by the number of steps (should be a sacred number, almost always seven) and, for the atmosphere of the dream. In these cases it represents the rise of the soul to God or the descent of God to the soul to grant his grace. To climb up a ladder, means success and triumph. To fall from one, means failure and loss of position. Passing below one, means humiliation, shame. Seeing a ladder on the floor means disease. To lift it, indicates healing. Seeing one leaning against a wall shows danger….
To dream that you’re attending a funeral and burial of a very dear person or a family member suggests that in your family everything is doing great and that soon there will be a wedding. In some cases this dream reveals that the dreamer deeply desires for someone to die. If it rains during the funeral, it suggests tears, in which case something bad is expected to happen, such as an illness, a terrible business or an unfortunate accident. Dreaming about an epitaph suggests up coming bad news, or at least a very unpleasant notice. To dream that you’re standing alone in front of a tomb reading an epitaph announces an up coming disease. To dream that you’re writing an epitaph indicates loss of a friend for which you have great esteem. To dream about your own burial sometimes implies that in real life you’re giving much self-gratification, self-tolerance, self-pity, without correcting your mistakes, you rather prefer to hide them. This dream is usually a warning that you are making serious mistakes, which eventually will cause you problems, including legal issues. If you dream that you’re taken from your coffin, it suggests that you’ll suffer serious damages, but that you will recover your prestige and tranquility within time. To dream that you’re witnessing a funeral announces an unfortunate marriage or disease. To dream that you’re in the funeral of an unknown person announces concerns. If it’s a child or parent’s funeral it usually indicates serious problems of various kinds that will affect the whole family, but fortunately it doesn’t involve death. If you dream that you’re attending a relative’s funeral all dressed in black symbolizes widowhood or at least that you’ll suffer a nervous system condition, reason why you may fear death….
Seeing a wedding in a dream symbolizes a new beginning or transition in your life today. Dreams involving weddings are often negative and highlight some anxiety or fear. They often refer to feelings of bitterness, pain, and death. In addition, the wedding dreams reflect your thoughts on independence. Dreaming that you remarry with your current wife/husband represents truth and happiness. It can also mean a new phase (such as parenthood) of your life. If you are going to get married and dream of your wedding, then it indicates the stress of organizing a wedding. The excessive details of the wedding, the conflicts, and tensions with family, fear of commitment and loss of independence may be the cause of the anxiety produced by the wedding. Research has shown that 40% of brides dream about their ceremony, even though the preparations are going well. Dreaming that you are planning your own wedding, it is a metaphor that symbolizes the union of the masculine and feminine side. It represents a transitional phase in which you are seeking some sort of balance between your aggressive side and your emotional side. If you are the person who marries means you will be very happy. If you attend a wedding is that, on occasion, you wish to make changes in your life. If you see a wedding without participating means death and bitterness are approaching….
Darkness or something black in a dream can mean the absolute vacuum symbolizing death, mourning and darkness. The black, which is the synthesis of all colors, is symbolizing virginity. Although almost always when black or darkness appears it’s the negative aspect that alludes to the inferior and left side of the human psyche, symbolizing all evil, the sinister, melancholy and death. This absence of color dominates the dreams of psychopaths and those of normal people when they are mired in depression….
Scythe is the symbol of the sharp decision, death and harvest. Sickle is almost always an omen of death….
To kill in a dream means to erase, to disappear. Killing someone in a dream reveals our desire for this person to stop interfering in our affairs. Seeing someone being killed indicates a state of confusion and bewilderment at the behavior of others. If the victim is you, it’s a dream of death. (See the meaning of death) If what we kill or see being killed in a dream is an animal, means that we want to eliminate a situation or an event that is annoying, painful or difficult for us….
Any dream of agony or death is very painful and annoying for the dreamer, since the imagination makes the body to shake and the pulse to accelerate, however, in reality it rarely announces death, because it usually refers to significant material losses, depending on what is driving the dreamer, but always with a probable solution. Curiously, these types of dreams it often indicates great health, depending of the elements on the dream. This is because many of the dreams indicate precisely the opposite of what could be naturally understood. Dreaming that you’re in agony usually indicates that you’re living with uncertainties and, more or less, imaginary fears, but they are almost always unjustified. However, this usually announces an upcoming disease for you or for a loved one, but it won’t be serious. This dream is common in apprehensive people. Dreaming of a woman in agony insinuates that a good business, a heritage or an important opportunity to improve employment is escaping from the hands of the dreamer….
Many authors state that when black amber appears in our dreams that symbolize that a death will occur near to us. But tradition says it will be a death that will bring us surprise but no real pain….
Dreaming of mourning crepes (black silk or imitation silk, used for mourning clothes), no matter the site, suggests that early news about the death of a loved person will be received. Dreaming of people dressed in mourning cloths, implies suffering of others but that somehow this will affect the dreamer as well. Such suffering doesn’t have to be precisely because of the death of someone, but by a disaster, such as the loss of a harvest, business or property. If young lovers have this dream it usually announces troubles, fights, rifts and even break-ups….
Candles have symbolic meanings in dreams. Lit candle: life; Unlit candle: death. Dreaming of lit candles with a firm and bright flame signify emotional stability and strength of character and it’s also announcing success. Dreaming of candles with a smoky and movable flame symbolize an uncertain future and perhaps a disease that has already begun to manifest. Dreaming of lit candles whose wax trickles down, signifies closeness of hypocrites who intend to harm you. When the wick is falling to a side and the wax or paraffin is melting, then it announces the death of someone close. If a young person dreams of himself or herself lighting a candle, then it is a symbol of marriage, or at least of looking for someone to share his or her life with….
Symbolizes resistance, tenancy and perseverance. If it is a volcanic stone, then it represents petrification or hardening of the senses. If it falls out from heaven like meteorites, then it becomes a sacred omen. If it converts into tiny stones or sand, then it symbolizes the dismemberment, disintegration, illness and death. Dreaming about the extension of stone, warns us about our inner strength and sterility. If the water or rain appears, then some situation will be softened and dissolved. If the territory is covered with stones, then it expresses our resistance to change and if we decide to walk over them, then it indicates that life will be difficult and painful. Dreaming about cleft stone portends illness or familiar division and if it is broken, then it portends the death of something, family, business or our own personality….
Dream of losing one or more keys indicates the possibility of losing your job. On the other hand it indicates clarification of confusing attitudes and projection of new goals. Dream of opening a door with a key means you will enter a new situation. You must pay attention to the context of the dream, if the situation is good or bad. Dream of opening a door and entering a room where there is a person of the opposite sex means upcoming marriage. Dream of having a lot of keys symbolize a purchase of goods or knowledge, proportional to the number of keys in hand. Dream of having difficulty in turning the key in a lock means you will have some difficulties and obstacles in good situations. Dream of a broken key portends trouble and problems that will block the realization of a wish….
Broken eggs means losses. White eggs, increase in the number of family, prosperity. Few eggs, harmony and good relations. Many eggs, misfortunes. Color eggs, joy….
Being generous means increase in your economy or number of your relatives….
Opening a door using a key announces that we will enter a new situation, good or bad according to the context of the dream. To own a large bunch of keys symbols the purchase of goods or knowledge proportional to the number of keys in the bunch. Having problems turning the key in the lock promises that we will find difficulties and obstacles in obtaining what we want. A broken or lost key is an omen of trouble and problems that stop us from realizing our desires. To open a door and walk into a room where there’s a person of the opposite sex announces marriage….