Dreaming that you are on the floor, dancing in Ballroom style indicates a deep inner grace and sends the message to trust yourself more. Your life is unfolding as it should and any changes that you desire to make will potentially go well at this time. Having faith in yourself is sometimes the hardest task of all but a dream of ballroom dancing signifies that you have every reason to, as you are naturally moving with the flow.
To dream that you are clumsy on the floor indicates that you may be feeling over anxious about your next move and need to relax and let yourself take the next step despite your fear.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Who was your partner? If the two of you were dancing together as one, this could suggest your longing to get closer to the person you were dancing with.
If you didn’t know the identity of the person with whom you were dancing, it could suggest longing for a relationship or greater intimacy in the relationship you already have.... The Element Encyclopedia
Psychological / emotional perspective: Psychologically, dance can be a reinforcement of freedom of movement, strength and emotion. Ballet in particular portrays an ethereal appreciation of mood; flamenco and other such energetic dancing reflect passion.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A frequent dream of women. Expressing joy and sorrow about one’s body.
The rhythm of life, specifically the female’s.
To this day, many native peoples depict important life events in dance, and it often happens that a new situation is introduced during a dream in the form of a dance. Similar to Swimming.
Dancing with a partner refers to the roles people play in a relationship. Who was leading?
Desire for a partner; dynamic expressions within a relationship (playfulness).
According to Freud, all rhythmic body movements are a symbol for intercourse. According to Jung, a female dancer expresses the principal archetype of the female. See Ball (Dancing).... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you dream that you are Dancing, it is a sign that money is coming to you, or that some cherished plan will meet with success. But if you merely watch others Dancing, then you will hear of good fortune concerning a friend.... Mystic Dream Book
Symbol: The dance is a symbol of freedom from eardily limits.
Vision: Dancing by yourself: you would like more attention from a particular person.
If you are dancing alone as if lost in a dream: usually it’s a sign of being happy and in love—though sometimes only for a very short time. Being led to the dance floor, you will have to accept a certain situation, ev en if you don’t like it.
If you are dancing with a partner, who is leading? That would reveal the respective roles in a present or future relationship.
If a woman is dancing “rings” around her partner while he is moving slowly, she needs to stop trying to have things always go her own way.
If a man is dancing alone, he is dying to have a sexual adventure. See Ballet, Music.
Depth Psychology: The dream is either reflecting your present emotional balance or is a reminder to be more spontaneous. At times the dream, of course, also refers to sexual feelings and the need to have some fun and diversion. Frequent dreams about dancing might indicate you are too pleasure-oriented and lack seriousness.... Dreamers Dictionary
If one sees himself dancing for someone else in a dream, it means that he will share his problems with him. Dancing alone in one’s house in a dream signifies joy and satisfaction.
If a sick person sees himself dancing in a dream, it denotes his anxiety. Ifone is pulled to a dancing circle in a dream, it means that he will be saved from tribulation or be declared innocent from false allegations.
If a child is seen dancing in a dream, then it means that he may lose his speech or become dumb, because when a child dances, he mostly moves his hands to express himself.
If a prisoner sees himself dancing in a dream, it means that he will be set free. Dancing on top of a table, a raised stage or on top of a hill in a dream means a scare. Dancing inside one’s house, surrounded with one’s family members with no outsiders in a dream means joy and celebration.
If a sick person sees himself dancing in a dream, it means longevity. Seeing a woman dancing alone in a dream means a scandal.
If a traveller sees himself dancing on the road in a dream, it means adversities.
If a poor person sees himself dancing in a dream, it means richness.
Example: ‘We were both shy of each other but as the dance went on I found I could move so well to his steps that we felt like one, it was so effortless that it felt like floating’ (Heather).
The example shows the general meaning of dancing, feeling at one with someone or aspects of yourself. It shows unity, as seen in the cells working as a harmonious whole. It can also mean happiness; sexual mating dance; getting closer or more intimate.
If the dance is awkward: lack of harmony connected with what is depicted. Animals dancing: harmony with unconscious drives and sexuality. Skeletons or dark ‘things’ dancing: developing a relationship with what we fear—meeting it; dancing with death. In life we always dance with death, meaning we have an intimate relationship with it, but might not be ready to recognise who our panner is. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
A type of passionate, sexual dream, like the Dance of the Veils in Arabia.
The act of courtship.
Joining a dance equates to integrating with a new group or situation. Watch to see how smoothly this dance progresses.
The dance of life. Consider if you are standing at the sidelines here, being a wallflower, or if you participate fully in what the music offers.
Ecstatic dance: In places like Africa and .Arabia, this type of dancing reflects religious zeal and acts as a vehicle for divine possession. So, ask yourself how much you wish to be controlled by faith, lead by convictions, and influenced by creeds.
Dancing without a partner: Either reveling in self-fulfillment, or wishing for someone with whom to share the dance floor of your life.
A representation of the universal feminine aspect through movement. In many ancient cultures, dance was part of fertility rites. In Asia, specifically, the art of belly dancing developed from this idea.
Each form of dance has specific implied or symbolic interpretive value.
For example, tap dancing can equate to side stepping the issues, whereas ballet reflects either a graceful demeanor in difficult situations or walking on tiptoe around people.... The Language of Dreams
Dancing in a dream may point to liberating the body from complacency or inactivity. It may represent freedom of movement. Dancing with a partner in a dream may fulfill a desire for a more harmonious relationship and a preference to express balance and grace.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
(1) Dancing may be a sexual symbol, representing sexual intercourse.
(2) By virtue of its sexual associations, dancing may represent a coming together - courtship - of the masculine (animus) and feminine (anima) side of one’s nature (for anima / animus, see Brothcr / Sistcr, sections
(3) Joining a dance probably means relating cooperatively with the other person or group. What does that person or group symbolize? It may be some part of you: your hidden self, with its multitude of emotions, instinctive impulses, ideas, ideals, beliefs / prejudices, attitudes, ambitions, etc.
(4) Perhaps it is the ‘dance of life’. Participating / not participating in the dance would then mean relating harmoniously with Nature (or your unconscious) / being out of step with it. (Dancing clumsily might signify that you were ‘out of step’.)
(5) If the dance is a frenzied solo performance, it may represent some kind of‘possession’, indicating that some psychic element is threatening to take you over.
If this is the case, you need to identify the causes of any compulsive behaviour you observe in yourself; and then to come to terms with it - which will usually mean either making space in your life for some hitherto repressed part of you; or getting rid of (repressed) guilt-feelings; or both. (For repression)... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
You are searching for more grace and fluidity in the complicated relationships in your life. Dancing is also an elaborate mating ritual.
It is a socially acceptable behavior that is designed to escalate toward intimacy and sex. Even dancing alone is a sensual experience that celebrates the ability to move in space. This results in a sensual experience of one’s body, signaling a readiness for sexual expression. In group dancing, such as ballet or modern dance troupes, the symbolic conversation expands to the idea of poetry in motion.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
A dream of dancing suggests an enjoyment of life and a go-with-the-flow attitude. This dream may contain elements of wish-fulfillment, but there is the underlying theme of years of hard work and dedication. Such a dream may be encouraging you to have more discipline or, alternatively, to have the courage to take up artistic skills. See also ARTS AND CRAFTS.... The Element Encyclopedia
Strange experiences with the opposite sex may be expected by Those who dream of attending a school for dancing. Social or ballroom dancing instruction is connected with private affairs, while classic, tap, or other exhibition dancing with appearances in public.... The Complete Dream Book
This may be a happy dream which suggests that on some level you feel joy, happiness, and a sense of victory.
If you are not in a good mood, and don’t feel very joyful, this dream may be compensatory in nature. It may be trying to balance negativity and stress that you feel in daily life. Superstition based dream interpretation says that dreaming of dancing predicts happy times ahead. Depending on the content of this dream, it may have some sexual connotations.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
If you were dancing alone, this could be a simple expression of joyful feelings in waking life.
If you were dancing with a group of people, this could suggest good team spirit in waking life. A dream about a discotheque is a sign that the dreamer may be feeling excited but confused about a new relationship or project... The Element Encyclopedia
To see a fan in your dreams, denotes pleasant news and surprises are awaiting you in the near future.
For a young woman to dream of fanning herself, or that some one is fanning her, gives promise of a new and pleasing acquaintances; if she loses an old fan, she will find that a warm friend is becoming interested in other women. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
(Air blower; Comfort; Cooler; Current; Oscillator; Wind) A fan in a dream means comfort, relieffrom adversities and prosperity after poverty. In a dream, a fan also represents one’s wife, child, money, travels, or a person about whom people generally feel good. In a dream, a fan also represents a mistress, pride, or attachment to something or to someone one thinks that he cannot live without.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A type of air or wind dream that offers more personal control because you know-where the “off switch lies.
Handheld fans may symbolize secret communications. In the Victorian era, when propriety would not allow lovers to outwardly speak of their feelings, fans were used to convey those desires. Also, handheld fans placed before the face obscure the words or expressions behind them.
Causing trouble (e.g., “fanning the flames”).
Attempting to keep yourself cool despite heated emotional, physical, or spiritual matters.... The Language of Dreams
If you dream of being someone’s number one fan, then you are putting someone above you, living vicariously through another.
If this helps you to grow to aspire to what they have then this is positive and supportive. However, if you are placing someone on a pedestal and put yourself beneath them then your dream is giving you the message to get on with the business of maximizing your potential.
If this dream is about a fan that circulates air, this is about a change in the air, a change in perspective that happens when you take a breather. See Air.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To see a fan in your dream, means that you need to increase your self-confidence so that you can deal with the changes in your life. This dream may also signify a need to calm down after a highly charged emotional situation.... My Dream Interpretation
This dream pertains to love affairs. To fan yourself predicts an embarrassing entanglement; to see others fanning is a warning that you’re playing too wide a field; to lose a fan is a sure sign that you’re in danger of losing true love through fickle behavior; cool it! See also Electricity.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
Dreaming of fanning yourself to get air signifies a desire to begin new activities. Conversely, if you use it to cover your face, the fan indicates that your relationships are not precisely sincere; it can even denote you are lying to yourself. In many cases, dreaming of fans is a sign of infidelity, intrigue, or even frivolity. On the other hand, it is important to keep in mind that the character handling the fan in the dream is often the one who takes initiative in the real world.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The purpose of a fan is to cool the temperature around you by moving the surrounding air faster in order to create a breeze. In this way, a fan of any type has a primary symbolic meaning connected to the desire to reduce heat. That heat can be thought of as literal temperature or the heat of passion or anger. In a contradictory fashion, using a fan to move air can actually increase heat by speeding up the flow of oxygen toward a flame, as in “fanning the flames.” A hand fan can also symbolize eroticism in this same way, symbolically heating and cooling ardor by using it to extend gestures as a language of seduction.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Dreams of a fan club signify that you are connecting with your own cheering section, being championed to victory or being the wind beneath someone else’s wings. You are developing -esteem to be bold as you make progress everyday toward your passion. See Fan.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Suspicion is indicated by a dream in which a fan dancer performs. Either a man or a woman having this dream should beware of unseemly couduct that may lead to criticism from jealous people.... The Complete Dream Book
A fanatic was initially ‘one who was inspired by god’, zealous in all he did in the service of his god. Only later did this become debased into the more negative meaning of someone who has no sense of respect for physical life. It is, unfortunately, this latter interpretation that surfaces in many of today’s dreams.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: When we find ourselves in dreams being totally focused to the point of fanaticism on a particular outcome it is perhaps wise to consider and appraise our commitments.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
The animal kingdom has many examples of fang-bearing creatures, and in almost all cases, the purpose of the fang is to hold on to prey. In snakes and spiders, there is the added distinction of injecting venom.
The canine teeth of humans are not considered fangs, but in vampire mythology these teeth are elongated and are that creature’s tool for extracting the blood he or she needs.
If some animal, fictitious creature, or other human being is exposing fangs to you in a dream, you may be expressing fears of being dominated and consumed in some way.
If you are the one who is sporting fangs, you may be expressing a voracious appetite that either needs to be expressed or is being expressed in the world.
If the former idea resonates, look to where you can increase your passions.
If it is the latter that feels true, you may be hurting others with your words or actions.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Fans are used to “cool off,” a common metaphor for calming down after being in a highly emotional state. Fans can also have the opposite effect, however, by increasing the power of a raging fire (by feeding it with oxygen)—the source of such expressions as “fanning the flames.” Old-fashioned folding fans can symbolize both women and the phases of the moon. Finally, electric fans can represent danger because of their blades and their potential for causing electrocution.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Have you had that feeling of zooming through the air, feeling free and unhindered? Flying is one of the most popular dreams because such images can inspire the dreamer, lifting them to spiritual heights or filling them with creative notions. Pleasurable swimming may mean exploring your unconscious depths, whilst dreams of dancing may be a metaphor for creativity, joy and freedom.... The Element Encyclopedia
Dreams of an infant are symbolic of purity, innocence, and the need for assistance and support from others in order to make it through to your next level of evolution. This dream may be giving you the message to joyously trust the unfolding of the events of your life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Were you dancing in line with people you know in a country music scene? If so your unconscious may be reflecting on your tendency to conform or else your habit of stepping out of line or of failing to conform to the behavior your loved ones expect. Were you dancing in line or were you out of step?... The Element Encyclopedia
If it was a man who used the profane language in your dream, you can expect a temporary decrease in your income; but if the profanity was used by a woman, you are being warned about a casual love affair which could develop into a serious embarrassment unless you are extremely tactful.
Try to remember that, when you are through with (or tired of) someone, it is a safer policy to lay him or her aside than to throw him or her away.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
When your dreaming mind conjures up fantasy images, you are being powerfully influenced by unconscious forces.
According to Freud, fantasies develop in childhood in response to sexual desire and aggressive impulses. Jung also claimed that fantasy developed very early in life as a safety net to help the child deal with real conflicts in the family, conflicts that may be too difficult or painful to deal with directly. Jung observed that childhood fantasies include many mythological themes that may be inherent in everyone. He believed that fairy tales and myths do not differ fundamentally from dreams and speak in the same symbolic language. The archetypal images stir something in the unconscious part of yourself; they are dramatic symbolic projections of your identity.
In dreams, fantasy is unrestricted and moral judgment is suspended. Dreams can therefore reveal your most secret desires and the fantasies you experience in your dreams say a lot about you, often helping you tackle problems you might normally repress or deny.
If you can understand what your dream is highlighting, you can gain important insight into yourself. Fantasy dreams highlight problems, offer solutions, show what aspects of yourself may be limiting your progress and help you discover new approaches. In other words, fantasy dreams, like all dreams, can help you change and progress. See also MIND, BODY, SPIRIT; NIGHTMARES; SPIRITS AND GHOSTS.... The Element Encyclopedia
To dream of seeing someone tap dancing is a positive omen, forecasting new friends and fun social times ahead.
If you were the one tap dancing, you may be feeing a bit overwhelmed with responsibilities and tasks, but if you can keep up your energy you will have success in all your endeavors.... My Dream Interpretation
If you dream of jewelry from Tiffany, then you are recognizing the precious diamond that you are, or perhaps that which is golden within yourself, your friendships or your life. This dream might also reflect your desire for the outer expression of success, wealth and status. See Jewelry.... Strangest Dream Explanations