1- Very often it is the colour of balloons in our dreams which are important (see Colour). However, they can also indicate a party mood or a desire for sex.
2- Balloons were once made of pig’s bladders and were used by the court jester to lighten up the atmosphere around the king and to remind him that he was human. In dreams they may introduce a note of fun amid seriousness.
3- A balloon is a symbol for joy, often a feeling of Might spirited’ joy, or indeed the spirit rising.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Vision: Seeing a balloon: good ideas are forthcoming, maybe even a discovery. You might also have a love affair now—but beware—things will soon dissolve into thin air.
If you are taking a ride in a balloon: you have lost the ground under your feet—lost sight of your goals. Watching a hot air balloon explode: somebody is really angry with you—and you have given that person every reason to be angry! See Air, Bali, Helium Balloon.
Depth Psychology: If a balloon is floating in the air: you are daydreaming and will be disappointed; if a balloon is bursting: hopes and dreams will fail.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of a balloon symbolize freedom and feeling as if you were floating on air. You may be feeling so high that you have lost touch with reality and this dream is your message to stabilize your bliss and get grounded. See Bubble and Flying.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A balloon has a similar connotation as the sphere and the ball from a spiritual perspective but with the added symbolism of ‘light spirited’ joy, or indeed the spirit rising. Thus an ascending balloon – whether it is child’s or hot-air – suggests that you may be making some kind of transition in your life.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: Balloons were once made of pig’s bladders and were used by the court jester to lighten up the atmosphere around the king and to remind him that he was human. In dreams they may introduce a note of fun amid seriousness.
A descending balloon suggests that there is a situation in life in which you need to be grounded and practical.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If your balloon is deflated, someone you look up to has disappointed you.
To dream that you are in a hot air balloon, suggests that it is time to overcome your feelings of depression. You need to rise about your current problems and reach a calmer, more spiritual place within yourself. This dream may also suggest that you feel the need to be elevated in someone else’s eyes. Also see “Water Balloon.”... My Dream Interpretation
Frustration of the dreamer’s aspirations. More than one balloon, assignments, either too difficult or distasteful. As a symbol of motion, the balloon is also classified as a sex motif.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
Toy balloons signify trivial disappointments; however, passenger balloons follow the classical interpretation, and ascending is favorable while descending portends setbacks.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
(1) A hot-air balloon in the sky may symbolize either (a desire for) freedom from the problems associated with your daily existence, or the achieving of an objective, detached or more spiritual view of things.
(2) Coloured party balloons may symbolize rejoicing and happiness: something to celebrate.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
A popped balloon is the bursting of an illusion or fantasy, which gives momentary concern but lasting understanding. Riding in and controlling a balloon means soaring to new heights; drifting means you have no control and are at the mercy of the winds of change. Set your course.... The Dream Books Symbols
Dreaming of a balloon promotes reflection on the ideas of wholeness, freedom, and lightness. So you must meditate and contemplate calmly what concerns you from a broader view. In the case of a childish balloon that escapes from the dreamer’s hands, perhaps in real life you are letting good ideas escape. However, if you let it escape while admiring its flight it indicates intellectual progress. Now, if the balloon bursts it denotes superfluous thoughts. The vision of the balloon predicts short trips, but can also reveal an excessive lust for power.
Dreaming of getting up in the air in a balloon, on the other hand, indicates that you are going through a good time but you must not lose sight of everyday reality.
Dreaming of a balloon cruise promises an unfortunate trip. Moreover, it can also mean that you see everything from a higher perspective. The condition of the landscape below the balloon can tell you a lot about your life and your circumstances.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Balloons are often used to celebrate someone or something. In dreams they sometimes also represent the freeing and releasing of feelings or creative ideas, while the strings keep them from flying away.
A deflated balloon may indicate disappointment.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
An awareness of drifting through the air in your dream may signal a similar lack of direction in waking life, but if you found yourself drifting towards dark clouds, could this be a warning that you are about to hit a potentially dangerous situation? Or were you terrified that you would plunge to earth in your dream? If you were, your unconscious may be reflecting your fear of losing control in waking life.
If a parachute suddenly appeared to help you land safely, perhaps you need to lower your aspirations, thereby escaping from an exciting but ultimately perilous situation.
If you find yourself flying in a hot-air balloon in your dream, do you long to rise above or overcome problems that are tying down your waking life?
Although you may have no sense of direction, flying in a hot-air balloon does allow you to take an overview of the situation, rather than letting your vision become bogged down with petty details.
If you dreamed that you clutched a balloon, let it go and watched it drift skyward wondering where it will go, your unconscious may be commenting on your own lack of direction or focus. On the other hand it may simply imply your desire to coast for a while through life. A dream of flying a kite may suggest that, although your feet are on the ground, you are starting to control your aspirations and direct them to a higher place.
If the kite disappeared from view or snapped from its string, then this may suggest that you have been overambitious and that your vision has lost touch with reality.... The Element Encyclopedia
To see a hippopotamus in your dream, symbolizes your hidden strengths. You have more power than you realize. This dream can also suggest satisfaction in projects, but frustration with family affairs.... My Dream Interpretation
Physical urges and emotional energies that have not yet been developed and are in need of differentiation. It could also mean encountering the massive and devouring energies of the unconscious, particularly physical urges and emotions.
The devouring mother or woman; the devouring unconscious, animalistic but also comic.
According to Jung, the monster, the evil, that wants to swallow you up.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
A mammal living in water and on land signifies the mediation between the elements of water, your emotions, the earth and your body. It may comment on a big emotional issue that has affected your health. With its huge body, a hippopotamus often comes to represent the undertaking of a big project in which you may have some mud to wade through before you can complete it.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Depth Psychology: Seeing a hippopotamus: while you present to the world a picture of authority (in behavior and appearance), deep down you feel that you are standing on “wobbly” legs. See Animals, Whale.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of a hippopotamus are showing you that you have a wonderful balance between your masculine energy that can be dominating and intimidating and your feminine energy that can flow with the stream of life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
This clumsy animal in its native habitat signifies a dangerous rival or hostile competitor; in captivity (or in a zoo) it forecasts a period of frus- tration or boredom which will require real initiative and energy to overcome.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
A dream about a hippopotamus suggests the dreamer is suffering from feelings of inferiority. He or she is not satisfied about him or herself, both physically and mentally. These feelings do not always have a basis in reality but represent how the dreamer views him or herself. The hippopotamus is considered to be clumsy, ungainly and overweight, and the dreamer may also feel this way about themselves. Whether true or not in waking life, this inner feeling of being a loser will hold the dreamer back and prevent him or her succeeding in life. The dream implies that the image the dreamer has of themselves is a figment of their imagination.
If they could only shake it off and see themselves in a less critical light, they would feel much better about themselves and be able to attract success into their life. Dreams about hippos can also represent concerns about fertility and childbirth as the female hippopotamus represents the Egyptian Great Mother, Amenti, the goddess of childbirth.... The Element Encyclopedia
To dream about a hot air balloon suggests that it is time to overcome your feelings of depression. You need to rise about your current problems and reach a calmer, more spiritual place within yourself. This dream may also suggest that you feel the need to be elevated in someone else’s eyes.... My Dream Interpretation
You are searching for more sweetness in your life, perhaps a return to a more innocent sensibility. Since the mouth can be connected to self- expression, your wish may relate to a style of communication that is softer or gentler than what you are currently utilizing.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
To see or lick a lollipop or gobstopper in your dream indicates surprises, new experiences and adventures that are long lasting. It also represents indulgence, sensuality and the pleasant aspects of life. Alternatively, the lollipop may be a pun for ‘sucker’, and thus suggests someone who is easily manipulated. Your dreaming mind may be warning you to proceed with caution in some relationship or situation.... The Element Encyclopedia
Dreams of pop ups express your frustration at being interrupted, intruded upon and having your space invaded and disrespected. Also, this dream could be a message for you to be more mindful and sensitive about other people’s feelings.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Earing popcorn may comment that you feel puffed up in a situation. Popping popcorn on the stove may mention that you are cooking up explosive thoughts in your mind. Popcorn may also indicate opening fertile potentials that are encapsulated within.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
If the popcorn in your dream was fresh, crisp and tasty, it predicts love, good health and the means to enjoy them. But if it was stale, limp or not fully popped, you will get disappointing news.... My Dream Interpretation
If the popcorn in your dream was fresh, crisp, and tasty, it predicts love, vigorous health, and the means to enjoy them, but if it was stale, limp, or not fully popped, you are likely to hear some disappointing news.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
1- Often to meet the Pope in a dream is to meet the side of ourselves which has developed a code of behaviour based on our religious beliefs. He may be benign or judgmental depending on how the figure of the Pope was presented in childhood.
2- The Pope often appears in dreams as a substitute for the father, or as a personification of God.
3- Our spiritual mentor or Higher Self will sometimes be seen as the Pope.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Being in an audience of the Pope may mention that you are in the presence of a spiritual authonty. He may represent the ultimate authonty on spintual matters and may fulfill a desire to be led spiritually.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To dream of the pope symbolizes your spirituality, inspiration, moral values and religious beliefs. On the other hand, it may mean being dogmatic, self-righteous, and maintaining a holier-than-thou attitude.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Dreams of the pope are prophetic dreams helping you to enlighten your consciousness and to recognize a higher level of awareness. Consider the spiritual message he is trying to impart to you via the feeling of the dream. See Prophetic Dreams and Catholicism.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Material aspects: Often to meet the pope in a dream is to meet the side of ourselves that has developed a code of behaviour based on our religious beliefs. He may be benign or judgmental, depending on how we perceive the head of the catholic church. It will also depend on how the figure of the pope was presented in childhood.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To see a pope in your dream represents ssyour spiritual guidance, beliefs and inner faith. This dream may serve as an inspiration for becoming your fullest self. Alternatively, it may indicate your own self-righteousness, narrow-mindedness, or a holier-than-thou attitude.... My Dream Interpretation
To dream of a green poplar denotes fulfilled hopes, if withered it denotes disappointment (Gypsy). It was once held sacred to Hercules. Afterwards it symbolized the Holy Rood of the Christians (Bayley). ... The Fabric of Dream
Poplars in a dream are a warning against reckless companions who will try to tempt you mto foolishly dangerous adventures; be sensible—it’s better to be square than squalid.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
Vision: Seeing a poplar tree: unlike the palm tree, the poplar promises happiness and a peaceful old age—you are on the right path! Seeing a crooked or stunted poplar tree: let go of deceptive opinions and negative attitudes! Failing to do so means you will always chase after the wrong goals.
Depth Psychology: A straight poplar tree is a good sign and means that you are on the right path.
A crooked poplar tree: you need to make changes!... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of seeing poplars, is an omen of good, if they are in leaf or bloom.
For a young woman to stand by her lover beneath the blossoms and leaves of a tulip poplar, she will realize her most extravagant hopes. Her lover will be handsome and polished. Wealth and friends will be hers.
If they are leafless and withered, she will meet with disappointments.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
Poppies seen in dreams, represents a season of seductive pleasures and flattering business, but they all occupy unstable foundations.
If you inhale the odor of one, you will be the victim of artful persuasions and flattery.
(The mesmeric influence of the poppy inducts one into strange atmospheres, leaving materiality behind while the subjective self explores these realms as in natural sleep; yet these dreams do not bear truthful warnings to the material man. Being, in a manner, enforced.) ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
A dream denoting illness to the sleeper or tidings of illness to loved ones (Gypsy). An interpretation evidently derived from the use of the poppy in the manufacture of opium, rather than from the symbolism of the blossoms.... The Fabric of Dream
Vision: Looking at red poppies in bloom: you are feeling passionately about a certain person, but it could be unwise, because the love affair is going to end in sorrow. Seeing a large field of poppies in bloom means you love sexual experimentation; but beware—things can easily go wrong. Eating poppy seeds: you overestimate yourself and your abilities.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of poppies represent eternal love and transformation.
If you dream of a tall poppy, then this is also a symbol of being confidant and secure enough to be your most authentic, natural, and fully expressed self. See Goddess Demeter.... Strangest Dream Explanations
This flower symbolizes serenity and simple pleasures, especially after a period of hard work for the dreamer. However, it may also represent the arrival of a stage of ephemeral pleasures and possible cheating by people around you. In any case, seeing yourself smelling a poppy is evidence of fatigue from fighting the misfortunes and the need to live more pleasant moments, albeit brief and superficial.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The poppy is a symbol of death and regeneration. Remembrance Sunday is known as Poppy Day in Britain because people wear plastic or paper poppies as an act of remembrance for those compatriots who have died serving their country in war. In the United States, Veteran’s Day serves the same purpose and people likewise wear poppies for remembrance. Sleep and unconsciousness are also associated with the poppy. This is because opium, from which morphine and heroin is made, is extracted from the unripe seed-head of the opium poppy. Are you in need of rest and relaxation? Are you getting enough sleep? Because the poppy produces an abundance of seeds, the flower is also associated with fertility and new beginnings.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you dream of throwing water balloons, then you are playing games with your emotions, and trying your hand at manipulation. Dreams of a water balloon signify compartmentalized feelings and that you are attempting to contain, restrain, understand and/or make light of the mystery of life.... Strangest Dream Explanations