Symbolizing the transformation of the heart, the burning heart bnngs about a spiritual awakening or an embracing of divine love. It may represent passion, point to what your heart desires, or suggest that you have resisted love too long.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
1- To dream of chains in any form indicates a type of restriction or dependency. Just as we need strength to break out of chains, it is also needed in supporting chains. In becoming aware of what is holding us back, we also become appreciative of how to break free.
2- In dreams, we can become conscious of beliefs or mental attitudes both in ourselves and others which can create problems.
The links in a chain can very often symbolise the communication that we need to free ourselves.
3- Bondage and slavery, dignity and unity arc all symbolised by chains and highlight their ambiguity.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Symbol: The chain is a symbol of the connection between heaven and earth, between two extremes, or between two living beings.
Vision: Seeing a person with a chain: you are unconsciously still chained to another person and are looking to break free. Being chained yourself: your way to freedom is going to l>e difficult.
The dream is also a call to finally let go of the past.
If you are pulling a chain apart: you will have the strength to free yourself from a confining relationship.
If you hear the sound of chains: you will receive news that will negatively affect your future.
Depth Psychology: The chain represents cither a burden you are still “chained” to, or of feelings and opinions that “chain” you to certain people, social norms, or beliefs that have become a burden to you. See Shackles.... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of chains can mean the individual feels they are in bondage and trapped. However, such dreams can also provide insight as to what needs to occur for the dreamer to free themselves of being chained. Chains are often used as symbolism in the dreams of people suffering from addictions.... Dream Meanings and Dream Interpretation
Dreams of a chain symbolize your connection to people, events and your interconnectivity with all life. Pay particular attention to what you are chained to. It may be time for change and a rearrangement of agreements and commitments. Consider the chain reaction, the cause and effect that your actions have on the people around you. See Karma and Caught.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Material aspects: To dream of chains in any form indicates a type of restriction or dependency. Just as we need strength to break out of chains, this is also needed for chains which support. In becoming aware of what is holding us back, we also become appreciative of how to break free.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Strength; many links or parts working together. Also, a link by itself means isolation, weakness; or the key, as in the missing link. Restriction or limit, as you become chained to habits and ideas which hold you back from further growth and achievement.... The Dream Books Symbols
To dream of being bound in chains, denotes that unjust burdens are about to be thrown upon your shoulders; but if you succeed in breaking them you will free yourself from some unpleasant business or social engagement.
To see chains, brings calumny and treacherous designs of the envious. Seeing others in chains, denotes bad fortunes for them. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
A dream of contrary, showing that you will escape from some difficulty that worries you at the moment. But a gold Chain round a woman’s neck shows good fortune from some friend or lover.... Mystic Dream Book
To see chains in your dream, signifies your need to break free from a routine, old idea, or a relationship.
If you are being chained, or you hear clanking chains, then some part of you is being forcefully controlled or held in check. However, if you dream of unattached chains, whether on you or someone else, you will soon be free of all your worries.... My Dream Interpretation
If, in a dream, you or someone or something else is in chains or in some other way tied up or restrained, the meaning is almost certainly that some part of you needs to be liberated, given (more) freedom of action in your life.
(1) If you are chained, the ‘you5 of the dream is likely to be your conscious ego. Therefore, the restraints represented by the chains should be looked for in the external circumstances of your domestic, social or work life.
(2) If what is chained is some sort of animal, the likelihcx>d is that it represents your animal nature or some aspect of it - your sexuality, for instance. Perhaps you are living in tcx> rarefied an atmosphere and need to get your feet firmly on the ground or to put your consciousness - your awareness - not only in your brain but also in your bxxjy.
(3) If some other person is chained, that person probably represents something in your unconscious. Perhaps it is a desire that has been repressed because of guilt-feelings attached to it.
If so, take a fresh - and this time an objective - look at it. See it for what it is: a power that may be used by you to enrich your life, but not one that you have to employ. You don’t owe any of your emotions a living. But don’t neglect them. Don’t shut them away in vour unconscious, where they could fester. Either use them or dissolve them.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
Chains symbolize the logical order of events. In this sense, the dream invites you to look at the past in order to solve present and future problems.
If you dream that you are chained, however, it means that an internal aspect of yourself is being retained. You must set it free so it can express itself.
If it is someone else who is chained, then you have to find out what aspect of the character that person represents. Similarly, if it is an animal, you have to ask yourself what aspect of your nature you are repressing.
If it is a bull it might be your sexuality; if a dog, it may be your fury; and if it is an elephant it shows your inability to use your strength and wisdom.
Dreaming that you are chained predicts you will be victim of injustice.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
To dream of your heart paining and suffocating you, there will be trouble in your business. Some mistake of your own will bring loss if not corrected. Seeing your heart, foretells sickness and failure of energy.
To see the heart of an animal, you will overcome enemies and merit the respect of all.
To eat the heart of a chicken, denotes strange desires will cause you to carry out very difficult projects for your advancement.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
(Daughter; Pulsate; Servant) In a dream, the human heart represents his awareness, diligence, intelligence, master, king of the human body and its governor. Seeing a heart in a dream also represents good conduct, good spiritual awareness, religious assiduity and clarity of speech. Ifone’s heart is stolen from him in a dream, it means fear, yearnings, bad religious practices, an accident, or a calamity. Seeing one’s heart blackened, or covered with an opaque seal in a dream, it means heedlessness, sinfulness and blindness of the heart.
(Also see Body l; Chest)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Physical vitality, love, and courage; but also the organ of suffering.
The heart has been identified as the place where emotions reside for many thousands of years. Are you doing something with your whole heart? In fairy tales and dreams the Wise Women and Wise Men pose this question to a person, animal, or other worldly being in trouble, “Are you coming to me with an open heart?” If the hero or the dream-self reacts with compassion and a good heart, the test has been passed.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Symbol: The heart is the svmbol of life and emotions as well as affection, yearning, love, and hate.
Vision: Looking at a heart in a dream means that someone loves you deeply.
A bleeding heart means making a great sacrifice for someone else—and getting insulted in return.
The condition of the heart is a symbol of your actual emotional state. Dreaming about a heart in pain or a heart beating fast: anxiety and depression. Dreaming about having heart trouble: might be a signal of actual physical problems.
Depth Psychology: The heart is a symbol of tenderness, affection, and love, and sometimes also of fear. “Is your heart burning with passion” for someone? Have you taken something “too much to heart”?... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of a heart represent love, will-power, commitment, and the strength of love. You are realizing that when you put your heart into a relationship or a project, the power of the divine channels through you and miracles take place.
If your heart is broken, then you are grieving attachments from a previous relationship, and dealing with issues of betrayal, thwarted intentions, and unfulfilled desires. See Love.... Strangest Dream Explanations
God force, Christ within; love, emotions, feelings.
If cutting out a heart, means need to open feelings, love; have a heart.
If being stabbed, you are losing energy through empathizing with others, getting caught in their trips; being drained emotionally. Rather than staying in your own or another’s pain, always ask: what is the positive lesson for growth? See how you set up the lesson or situation.... The Dream Books Symbols
In the vertical scheme of the human body there are three basic marks: brain, heart, and genitalia. Heart is thus the central point.
It is no coincidence, therefore, that it was the only organ that the Egyptians left inside mummies. Symbolically, in this organ, life, emotion, and wisdom are concentrated. Furthermore, it is an ancient archetype of love. The dream is probably describing your emotional side and how you approach it with your feelings.
If the heart is damaged, has been operated on, or has a bullet wound, it means that you are going through a bad time. In these cases, the other elements of the dream usually contain advice and recommendations you should to follow. Finally, if the heart is in perfect condition, it reflects you feel very good in emotional matters.
In India, the heart is the symbol of divine love. It also represents your most intimate motivations.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The heart is the center of our being and is responsible for pumping life force through us every moment we are alive.
It is a symbol of life, passion, and a kind of intelligence that moves slowly and powerfully in the direction of true happiness. Any dream that features the heart, either literally or symbolically through a shape or depiction of the heart, is expressing something about your current relationship with this intelligence and how it is operating in your experience.
The shape of the heart has become a powerful symbol, especially through the celebration of Valentine’s Day, where the sharing of such a shape is an expression of love and devotion to another person.
If this is the heart in your dream, you may be feeling the impulse to make your feelings known.
A broken heart indicates that some process is being undertaken in order to heal some past hurt. Pain, illness, or injury in the heart indicates that some very difficult change is occurring that may be causing a sense of grief and loss in your life.
A heart transplant means that the change has been so great that you need to start over again in the arena of love.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The heart is the eternal symbol of love, romance, and the very life force within all of humankind. Getting to the “heart of the matter” suggests that the heart rules the source of truth and love. When one is unfair in a particularly insensitive manner, the person and the act are described as “heartless.” Friendship, courage, romantic bonds, and emotional expression are also embodied in this symbol.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
The sudden and destructive impact of a wounded heart is about abrupt changes and transformation around how you experience love. Results of a heart attack can range from innocuous discomfort to death.
The heart is the symbolic center of love. When love is compromised for too long, the heart may rebel and attack. In this context, when we use the word love, we aren’t necessarily referring to feelings of romantic attachment. Love is the primary principle on which life is based; anything that opposes love, such as anger, resentment, envy, or pride, is a quality that can have an impact on the heart. Often the causes of a heart attack go unnoticed for a long time before the actual event occurs. In this way, such a dream image may indicate that the underlying cause of your unconscious discontent may have been lingering below the surface for a long while before this time.
If you are the one having a heart attack in your dream, then look to where in your life issues around love may be hurting you on a deep level.
If someone else in your dream is the victim, then use that person as a character aspect of the part of your personality that is suffering due to a matter of love or the lack thereof.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Receiving a heart transplant in a dream may comment simply that you need a new heart or to become more opcnheartcd. It may mention that your love for someone has been renewed or point to a physical healing crisis that has been remedied through the dream state.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To hear a heartbeat in your dream suggests that you are not facing up to your feelings. You need to approach things head-on. Alternatively, a heartbeat may mean that you are feeling threatened in some way.... My Dream Interpretation
(see Baking, Cauldron, Fire, Foods by type, Forge)
Focus on, or the condition of, home and familv. Traditionally the hearth was the heart of a bouse in Europe, where all important family activities took place. How does the hearth appear? An evenly burning hearth with good coals indicates consistent love and tending. One that is artificial or bricked up reveals pretense or blocked emotions, respectively.
An alternative type of womb emblem, in which the masculine element (fire) burns.
Fertility, kinship, and love. Old folk spells regularly recommended ashes from the hearth fire as a component for these purposes.
Depending on its configuration, this may be an alternative altar dream, in which the food becomes a kind of sacrifice. In the Orient, especially, there are gods and goddesses who preside over, and are honored in, the kitchen.... The Language of Dreams
Dreams of a hearth represent comfort, security, nurturing, -love, inner peace, and the warmth that makes a house a home and keeps the home fires burning. Your spirit is present in your body and body of affairs. See Goddess Hestia.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The hearth is considered to be the centre, or heart, of the home. Hestia, goddess of the hearth and the sacred fire, was a virgin goddess so spiritually her domain signifies the anima, that part of ourselves which guards the feminine spirit.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: We may be, or need to be, linking with our passionate wilder nature – the seat of our passions. This is not in a confrontational way, however, but gently, as a hearth needs to be tended properly in order for the fire to burn brightly but safely.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: To dream of a hearth or fireplace is to recognize the need for security and nurturing. This may be of two different types. One is knowing that the home, our place of existence, is secure.
The other is recognizing the security of the inner self, the interior feminine which gives warmth and stability.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: The hearth in a woman’s dream will suggest her own domesticity and gentleness, whereas in a man’s dream it will be more to do with the feminine in his life and his motivation to provide security.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If a person dreams that his legs are chained or tied with something or they are entangled in net or they are stuck in a hole or well it means he will continue deceiving, cheating and robbing people... Islamic Dream Interpretation