To see a caterpillar in a dream, denotes that low and hypocritical people are in your immediate future, and you will do well to keep clear of deceitful appearances. You may suffer a loss in love or business.
To dream of a caterpillar, foretells you will be placed in embarrassing situations, and there will be small honor or gain to be expected. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
(Saturn; Silkworm) In a dream, a caterpillar represents a devious thiefwho wears the cloak of a pious person, who gently and slowly steals people’s money or encourages them to invest in losing business ventures. However, no one will suspect him of wrongdoing because of his good looking appearance.
(Also see Butterfly)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
This bug may represent a stage in your own personal growth and development.
The butterfly is a symbol of transformation; it represents a level of individual achievement.
The caterpillar, on the other hand, may indicate that you are on your way but have not reached your goal. You may be in earlier stages of accomplishing a real-life goal, a relationship goal, or even a spiritual goal.
The caterpillar may represent a specific area of your life or may be symbolic of the larger you.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
See Worm. Caterpillars only eat what is not complete. They are greedy and fat. On the other hand, a butterfly was once a caterpillar. Therefore, the caterpillar stands at the beginning of transformation. This symbol almost always points to the process of transformation.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
1- The caterpillar appearing in a dream usually indicates that we are undergoing some form of major change. We may be being warned that we must undergo a complete metamorphosis. We must change and grow from what we arc now into a greater potential.
2- To dream of caterpillars would indicate that we need to remain flexible in our attitude to change. Also, because of the caterpillar’s association with creeping things, it may represent evil or difficulty.
3- The spiritual potential, largely unrecognised, which must transmute into something more beautiful.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Vision: Seeing a caterpillar: new possibilities will open up—pay attention but be cautious. Watching several caterpillars: some people don’t have your best interests at heart, but be very careful. Things are turning out to be very different from what you expected. Catching or killing a caterpillar: your distrust in anodier person is justified—as you will soon find out.
Depth Psychology: You—or people around you—have hidden talents that will emerge later.
The caterpillar can also point to physical cravings, because it is “blind to the intellectual and spiritual dimension.”... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of a caterpillar implies that you are slowly progressing towards reaching your inner spirituality. You haven’t yet achieved your objectives, but you are definitely on the right path.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Dreams of a caterpillar symbolize that you are in the midst of a great transformation, and that you are realizing the value of every stage of growth.
The caterpillar stage of growth is about budding potential and beauty and the importance of honoring the ordinary and mundane aspects of your life. This dream can also be a suggestion to take your time and not rush a new relationship. Consider the feeling tone. See Breakdown/Breakthrough Dreams.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The symbol of a caterpillar is of metamorphosis or the spiritual potential, largely unrecognized, which must transmute into something more beautiful. We must change and grow from what we are now into a different way of being.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: To dream of caterpillars would indicate that we need to remain flexible in our attitude to change. Also, because of the caterpillar’s association with creeping things, it may represent evil or difficulty.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: The caterpillar appearing in a dream usually indicates that we are undergoing some form of major change. We may be being warned that we must undergo a complete upheaval before we can achieve our goal. There may well then be a period of transition or apparent stasis.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: The caterpillar is a recognizable first symbol of the growth process. In a woman’s dream it may represent an awareness of a potential pregnancy whereas for a boy such an image suggests his emerging sexuality. In a man’s dream a caterpillar signifies the commencement of a journey of discovery about his spirituality.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Caterpillars are the emblem of what has been corrupted. To dream of them is usually quite unpleasant and distressing. However, as you know, caterpillars turn into butterflies. This reminds us not to beat ourselves up because of our shortcomings. Not surprisingly, all creatures, including people, can eventually change and become beautiful and wonderful beings. (See WORM, BUTTERFLY, and METAMORPHOSIS)... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Before the transformation occurs that leads to the butterfly, there is the caterpillar.
The caterpillar must do something tremendously courageous: it must willingly give up its own life. It has no idea of the miracle to come. When the caterpillar comes to your dream, you are being asked to consider total and utter surrender, to take a great leap of faith, trusting that miracles occur.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
To see a caterpillar or grub in your dream signifies a challenging stage in your own personal growth and development. You are on the right path but have not yet reached your goal. Your dream is warning you that you must undergo a complete metamorphosis to grow into something more beautiful and realize your full potential.... The Element Encyclopedia
Oil itself is a symbol of wealth, abundance, power, and the reserve of riches that has great consequences when it is used or spilled.
It is the anti- heroic representation of abundance in a negative form, and we become acutely aware of the danger associated with it when it spills and poisons the environment. An oil spill in your dream is asking you to rethink your true relationship to abundance, wealth, and power.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
An experience you need, or are making yourself meet because you think it is good for you; something we ‘swallow’ because we think it is right—we may ‘swallow’ lies or excuses; an attempt to deal with internal feelings by external means. Pill we are actually taking: may link with feelings or physical reactions to the drug being taken. Idioms: sugar the pill; bitter pill. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Bitter truth, illness, but also searching and finding. Fear of pregnancy. Uppers: a suggestion that you have to find happiness in yourself and not expect it to come from the outside. Downers: You need to “work” for relaxation and not expect it to come by itself. Drugs: You are seeking deeper spiritual insights, but in a regressive way. One has to learn to find experiences of freedom without drugs. Birth control: The dreamer is longing for sex, but there is fear involved.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
For most people, taking a pill suggests doing something to make themselves feel better. In dreams, taking such a course of action will signify putting ourselves through an experience we need in order to improve our performance or potential.
On a psychological level we maybe aware of our ability to heal ourselves. Taking a pill in a dream may alert us to that capability. We may also be conscious of the necessity for taking care over what we put in our mouths, particularly if someone else is giving us the pill.
Spiritual or alternative methods of healing may be appropriate in a given situation.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Used humorously, you are being a pill; shape up your act. Also, you have created a hard pill to swallow and are in the process of taking your own medicine, or karma. As a medicine, represents healing.... The Dream Books Symbols
It could be that, in real life, you’ve found just the remedy to achieve inner harmony.
If in the dream you are addicted to some sort of pills, it probably indicates that you behave too impulsively. This fact could be hurting you. Some people believe that, through hallucinogenic pills, the higher conscious is awakened. Evidently, this is not the best path to achieve this. Concentration and meditation are always much more innocuous and useful ways.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
If the pill is a vitamin, then swallowing a pill in a dream might reflect a desire to take care of one’s health. Taking a pill can be a metaphor for accepting something unpleasant—“swallowing a bitter pill.” Pills could be a reference to “The Pill” used in birth control, and sometimes irritating people are referred to as “pills.”... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
1- One symbolism of a pillar is phallic, but another one is prob- ablv more accurate. We are able to create stabilitv and to stand firm in the presence of difficulty. In dreams, to find that we are a pillar of the community suggests that we should be taking more responsibility for our actions.
2- Pillars mostly indicate a sort of support, so to become aware of supporting pillars indicates that the structure that we have given our lives may need some attention. Esoterically. for there to be two pillars in a dream highlights the difference between the masculine and the feminine.
The left pillar represents the feminine, and is often seen as being black.
The right is masculine, and is seen in dreams as white.
3- The contrast between spiritual and material power is seen as two pillars in dreams.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Symbol: A pillar is a symbol of the tree of life, as well as the axis of the universe. It gives support to a structure and provides stability.
Vision: Seeing one or more pillars in your dream: you are very popular because people can depend on you. Also, when you are in trouble, you can always depend on support and help from others. Seeing a broken pillar: a friend is abandoning you when you need help the most.
If you are hoisting a pillar: you have accomplished something entirely by yourself, which is attracting people who will support you in the future. See Pole.
Depth Psychology: If die dream is not a sign of hidden sexual desires, die pillar is either a testament to the solid and strong foundation on which you have built your life, or it indicates the support you will receive in a difficult situation.
If the pillar is falling, you will face conflicts and no support from others.
The dream may also ask if you are as rigid as ua pillar of salt”? And if so why? See Salt.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of a pillar signify that you are identifying your role model, leader, hero, belief systems or -concepts that upholds the temple of your life. Also, this dream represents someone something in your life that is strong, sturdy, and dependable.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The contrast between spiritual and material power is seen as two pillars in dreams. Esoterically, for there to be two pillars in a dream highlights the difference between the masculine and the feminine.
The left pillar represents the feminine, and is often seen as being black.
The right is masculine, and is seen in dreams as white.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: Pillars mostly indicate a sort of support, so to become aware of supporting pillars indicates that the structure that we have given our lives may need some attention.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: One symbolism of a pillar is phallic, but another one is probably more accurate. We are able to create stability and to stand firm in the presence of difficulty. In dreams, to find that we are a pillar of the community suggests that we should be taking more responsibility for our actions.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
While these are sometimes considered phallic due to their shape, in ancient Greece pillars were regularly carved in the shape of a woman whose visage was modeled after a priestess of the Moon Goddess. In this form, pillars can emphasize the need to balance gender-specific outlooks, or to accept the traits you exhibit from the opposite gender as a building block to your whole personality.
What do these pillars uphold? If, for example, they support a temple roof, this implies having strong foundations and evidence for your beliefs. However, cracking and decayed pillars reflect a belief system that you have outgrown, but not left behind.
Ancient Egyptian: A hieroglyph called the Pillars of Horus was placed on the walls of homes to keep negativity away from the residents. Such symbols inscribed on your dream’s buildings may represent feelings of oppression or danger from which you wish to protect yourself and your kin.
A person’s best attributes that are worthy of recognition or honor (e.g., being a “pillar of truth” or “pillar of the community”).... The Language of Dreams
(Softness; Support; Throw pillow) In a dream, a pillow represents money, a husband, a wife, a confidant, or children.
A pillow in a dream also represents a women who knows another woman’s secret and who keeps it hidden from people’s knowledge.
A stolen pillow in a dream means the death of one’s servant.
The king’s pillow in a dream represents his deputies, ministers and administrators. As for most people, a pillow in a dream represents one’s intimate friends and brethren.
The interpretation of a pillow in a dream is also similar to that of a mattress or a carpet. As for scholars, a pillow in a dream denotes their piety and righteousness. Carrying a pillow in a dream also represents earnings, a cushion, rest, or an illness.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A dream prognosticating death (Gypsy). The Christian symbol of eternal rest. According to Budge it was used as a symbol of power and placed with the dead in order to enable them to lift their heads.... The Fabric of Dream
1- In ordinary everyday life a pillow or cushion can offer support or comfort. So, in a dream, being conscious of a pillow may suggest such a need. Sometimes what the pillow is made of is important, and may have relevance in the interpretation of the dream.
For instance, a feather pillow would suggest gentle support, whereas a stone pillow would represent a degree of rigidity.
2- Sometimes, when the dreamer is going through a period of self-denial, he will deny himself any comfort symbolism and so his pillow may disappear.
To dream of a pillow fight indicates a mock conflict.
3- Spiritual comfort and ease are represented by the pillow.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
By caressing the head for sleep, a pillow may signify the need to rest and stop the mind from thinking so much. It may symbolize something that has brought comfort to the mind.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreams of a pillow signify comfort, support, security, and reassurance that all is well. You are realizing that you always have a soft place to land during challenging times.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Bridge between conscious and unconscious; need for resting, relaxing the intellect and tapping deeper sources within self. Slow down your pace in order to see clearly, get insight. Tenderness, softness. See Bed.... The Dream Books Symbols
Associated with softness and rest in real life, the pillow represents in oneiric terms the need for confidence and trust. When it is used to support the head, it signals a calm stage of life with blissful relations with the others. A dirty or torn pillow leaves it easy to tell the protagonist’s unwillingness to face the problems of daily life.
To a young woman, making pillows predicts good luck and happiness in the emotional field.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Pillows are obvious symbols of sleep and / or of comfort. In a dream, perhaps we are feeling comfortable or, alternatively, we want to feel comfortable. Also note associations with the expression “pillow talk.”... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Swallowing or taking a pill may represent an unpleasant expenence that may have been difficult, as in “a bitter pill to swallow.” A pill may express the need to sedate yourself or may remark on feeling ill.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Vision: Taking pills: the next few days will be unpleasant, but the aggravation is small and you will manage.
If you have made a mistake in the past, now is the time to “swallow the bitter pill.”
Depth Psychology: What kind of “bitter pill” experience did you have to swallow? Did it help you to come to terms with past events? Did it help you to digest past experiences, transforming them into something positive? The pill in the dream can support emotional healing if you can let go of your prejudices!... Dreamers Dictionary
The ability to alter your mind or mood in an instant is reflected in a dream that features pills or any kind of medication.
A pharmaceutical medication is a compound that causes the brain to either create or inhibit the creation of certain chemicals that alter an experience in the body.
If you are taking a pill in a dream, there may be some area in your life that you wish would transform or go away with relative ease. An overdose might indicate a more extreme search for an easy way out of a challenge or issues of indulgence.
If you have health issues in your life, there may be a more literal relationship between the medication in a dream and the desire to get well. Not knowing what kind of pill you’re taking or what it might do to you is a possible indication of some ignorance or naiveté in the way you are approaching a situation that needs attention.
The specific action of a medication also needs to be taken into account. For example, a pain medication might relate to a desire to escape something difficult. An antibiotic might indicate a reaction to dark, unwanted thoughts. An antidepressant might reveal an avoidance of unpleasant emotions. An antipsychotic medication could connect to feeling a loss of control of your emotions or chaotic thought patterns.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Dreams of spill signify that you are clumsily revealing your true feelings.
If you are spilling the beans, then this denotes your desire for honesty and the relief that comes when you have nothing to hide. Your dream could be forewarning you to discover a tactful, graceful way to express yourself that is non-injurious to anyone. See Accident.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Something spilling is indicative of wasted resources. It may represent the anguish over losing time or having squandered goods you will miss later. In any case, it reveals a sense of guilt for reckless behavior.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
(Blackboard; Preserved Tablet; Records; Scrolls) Seeing the heavenly Preserved Tablet in a dream means unveiling one’s actions and thoughts, glad tidings for someone suffering from adversities, recovering from an illness for an ailing person, or falling into sin for people whose indulgence in abominable action is a common way of life. As for godly and righteous people, seeing the Preserved Tablet in a dream means guidance relating to what God Almighty has written of commands and prohibitions. As for niggardly people, seeing the Preserved Tablet in a dream means acquaintance with one’s written shares and certainty about one’s limitations and his life in this world. Seeing it also means preserving knowledge, cataloging references, or saving money for one’s family and heirs. It also represents a guardian for one’s properties, treasurer, the keeper of one’s secrets, or a controller. Seeing the Preserved Tablet in a dream also could denote enjoying peace after experiencing fear.
If a ruler sees the Preserved Tablet in a dream, it means that his sovereignty will expand, or it could mean that he will discover a great treasure. As for the tablets that were revealed to God’s prophet Moses, upon whom be peace, seeing them in a dream represents witnesses, spiritual guides, guidance or admonition.
A wooden blackboard in a dream represents one’s wife, child, farmland, or finding peace” after suffering from fear, or it could mean knowledge if one is a seeker of such avenues. In general, all boards in a dream represent admonition or prohibition of sin. Receiving a writing tablet from an Imamin a dream means an appointment to leadership, knowledge, understanding, or becoming an Imam, except if what is written on the blackboard in the dream implies admonition to do good, then the tablet means guidance and mercy.
If the blackboard is made of iron in the dream, it means that one will beget a son who will become a great scholar and a strongman.
A polished board in a dream means that one’s son will become a man of courage who accomplishes what he intends, acquires what he wants, and who will rarely be defeated. Ifthe blackboard is corroded in the dream, it means that one’s son will have no dynasty.
If the blackboard is made of stone in the dream, it means that his heart will be like a rock.
If the blackboard is made of copper in the dream, it means that one’s son will grow to be a hypocrite.
If it is made of lead in the dream, it means that one’s son will be an effeminate person.
A tablet in a dream also denotes a woman and the writing on it represent her children, or it could represent an intelligent and a good natured boy who accepts what he learns from his teacher. Receiving a blackboard from someone in authority in a dream means gaining power.
If a pregnant woman sees a blackboard in a dream, it means that she will beget a son.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
We all have access to esoteric and hidden knowledge. This can be represented in dreams by the tablets of moses. Taking tablets in dreams may suggest that spiritual or alternative methods of healing may be appropriate in a given situation.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: In magical terms, a tablet presupposes knowledge greater than our own and, therefore, represents an element of trust. We trust our destiny to someone else. Taking a pill in a dream may alert us to our ability to heal ourselves. We may also be conscious that we need to be careful over what we choose to include in our lives.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Taking medicine in the form of tablets signifies we recognize our need to be healthy and suggests doing something to make ourselves feel better. We need to ‘heal’ something that is wrong. In dreams, taking such a course of action will signify putting ourselves through an experience we need in order to improve our performance or potential.
If we are giving tablets to someone else we may be aware that their needs are not being satisfied. You might also like to consult the entry for medication / medicine.... Dream Meanings of Versatile