To dream of the sunrise symbolizes fresh starts and revitalization. It also indicates that you will achieve your objectives. Perhaps you have changed the course of your life path and are following a new direction.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Contemplating the first lights of the day represents triumph over doubts, sorrows, or tribulations. A sunrise indicates the beginning of a happier period in which you should be able to guide your own actions willingly. This dream signals hope and optimism.
In ancient Egypt, sunrise was associated with New Year’s day and the beginning of the world. Since the beginning of the times, humanity has paid tribute to the rising sun as divine symbol of hope and rebirth.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
If a person sees the sun rising in his house it is a tiding that he willsoon marry if he is a bachelor. Otherwise the kings and rulers will confer great honour upon him.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Sunrise may symbolize new life, or a new phase in your personal development. Sunset may symbolize death, literally or figuratively; or the end of a phase. There is a widespread myth of the death and rebirth of a sun-god, who dies in the west, where he is swallowed by the ocean, but rises again in the east. This may be seen as symbolizing the personal transformation brought about by attending to the promptings of the unconscious. This involves being willing to relinquish reliance on intellect alone and submit to the tutelage of a more primitive kind of knowing.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols