Flying Dream Explanation
According to Al-Nabulsi, if the dreamer has too many aspirations and is a vain person, any dream involving flying
is null and void. For others:
Dreaming repeatedly of flying: (1) The dreamer has many wishes. (2) The dreamer is frivolous and uncontrollable when angry. (3) The dreamer is happy. (4) The dreamer is superstitious and draws an evil omen from certain things.
Flying: Travelling. The best dream in this section is that in which the flying
is in the direction of the Qiblah, the place toward which worshipers turn their faces when they pray. At first, it was Al-Aqsa Mosque in Al-Quds (Jerusalem), and now it is Mecca (Makkah).
A pious person dreaming of flying: A desire for learning.
A debauched person dreaming of flying: Is seeking vice and evil.
An uncommitted person dreaming of flying: Is seeking a novelty or might turn heretic.
Racing somebody and flying
and winning the race: Will defeat that person and obtain some kind of promotion.
horizontally and steadily: Matters will be straightened without effort.
right or left in the sky: Will travel to an unusual destination or be dignified.
if no trip is in sight: Unemployment.
by ones own free will and stopping such an action when desired: Facilities and plenty of welfare.
on ones back: (1) Will have a comfortable sea journey. (2) Unemployment. (3) Death, if the dreamer is ill.
with wings: Change of condition. If destination is reached, situation will improve. For the poor, it means plenty of financial gains.
like a pigeon in the air and having a birds-eye view as if controlling those on earth and being in a position to benefit or harm anybody at will: Dignity and strength.
happily from one country to another, but feeling heavy and unable to benefit or harm anyone or touch anything: The dreamer is yearning for money.
low: Will travel and return safe and sound.
with birds: (1) Will flock with foreigners. (2) For an evil person: Bad omen. (3) Possible crucifixion. (4) For a fisherman: Coming ordeal.
with wings that do not resemble bird wings: Something extraordinary will happen to the dreamer, and people will marvel.
without wings: Fear and hardships, but also fulfilment of a wish and rising in life as high as the dreamer rose in the sky.
and stopping over in a known place: (1) Will reach destination safe and sound. (2) Will interrupt a trip and stop over in that place.
from one rooftop to another: Will change wives.
Hovering over houses and streets: Turbulence, but the dreamer will not be moved.
from one land to another: Dignity and great satisfaction.
A prominent personality flying
over a mountain: Will be given a province.
A leader or a power-monger dreaming of flying: Will prevail. If he falls on anything, he will own it.
An ordinary or a submissive person dreaming of flying
over a mountain: (1) Will be very ill and approach death. (2) Will commit a sin.
A prisoner dreaming of flying: Will be freed soon.
A stranger or an expatriate dreaming of flying: Will return to his country.
in the sky, then returning to earth: Will fall ill and be near death, but recover.
and disappearing in the sky with no return in sight: Death.
A bondsman (or servant) dreaming of flying
toward the sky: Will serve in the house of prominent personalities.
A bondsman (or servant) dreaming of flying
inside his masters house: Will become the number-one servant. If he falls, it means that he will be ousted after receiving all that welfare. If he flies out of the door, he will be sold. If he flies out of the window or through the wall, he will run away and become a fugitive.
out of a house: Death.
and rising steadily in the sky: Quick harm will befall the dreamer.
Rising steadily, then stabilizing: Will escape harm.
vertically: Benefits, promotion, and leadership.
Ascending vertically without wings: Elevation in life as much as the dreamer rose and the fulfilment of wishes.
in the sky and somehow in the earth: Too many wishes.
from ones home to an unknown house: (1) Will move to the grave. (2) Death is near and it is high time to repent.
while on horseback: (1) The end of prosperity. (2) Will be forced to relinquish an important post.
The rider and the ridden returning to earth: Prosperity and, perhaps a high post.
Trying to fly but being unable to or finding oneself upside down: Plenty of evil to come.
Seeing horsemen flying
in the air: Temptation, intrigue, and war will erupt in that place.
A horseman dreaming of flying: Good horsemanship.
Dreaming of flying
on a stretcher, a litter, a bed, or the like: (1) Legs will be affected by a severe ailment. (2) Will become very ill. (3) Will die.
A dead person flying: Will escape danger.
A bier flying
and people with it: (1) A chief or a scholar will die without anybody knowing about it. (2) A great man will die in a foreign land, during a pilgrimage, or in a battle for the sake of Allah (Jihad). (3) If the dead man on the bier is identified, it means that man in particular.
A Flying Horse Dream Explanation
If a person sees himself as mounted on a horse which flies with him in the skies he will attain honour and dignity in both the worlds. Similar interpretation is given if he sees a horse with wings. It may also mean that its owner will undertake a journey soon.
Flying ants Dream Explanation
Flying on the Back of a Vulture Dream Explanation
If he dreams that he is flying
horizontally on the back of a vulture, he will enjoy honour, sublimity and power by being promoted to the office of kingship. But if the vulture flies with him vertically towards the heavens, he will die while on a journey. For, such a vulture would then represent the angel of death.
Sand or Dust Flying in the Atmosphere or Skies Dream Explanation
Sand or dust flying
in the atmosphere or skies symbolizes the beholder's affairs becoming chaotic. The same interpretation is given if mist or fog is seen.
Falcon Dream Explanation
it symbolises a tyrant ruler or king who is powerful and well known as a warlord. Acquiring or owning a falcon which obeys his commands means he will acquire assets and estates; he will also wield power by way of his appointment to kingship. Similarly, if it is seen flying
horizontally with him on its back, he will enjoy honour, sublimity and power by being promoted to office of kingship. And if it is seen flying
with him vertically towards the heavens, he will die while journeying. The same is the interpretation if he sees a hawk or any other bird of prey.
Crane Dream Explanation
(zool. Bird) A crane in a dream represents a poor, meek and a weak person. Catching a crane in a dream means marrying a girl from a family of despicable characters. Cranes in a dream also represent sociable people who like to share. Seeing a crane in a dream also could mean undertaking a distant journey or returning home safely from a distant trip. Seeing cranes flying
over a town in a dream denotes a cold winter, rain storms and floods. Eating the flesh of a crane in a dream means receiving money from a thief or a servant. A flock of cranes flying
in a dream represents thieves, bandits, highway robbers, pollution or a hurricane. Seeing dispersed cranes flying
in a dream means profits and benefits for a traveller, marriage, or a son. Riding on a crane in a dream means becoming poor. Owning a large flock of cranes in a dream means presiding over people and becoming rich. Crane's meat and feathers in a dream means earning money from a poor or a weak person. Raising a flock of cranes in a dream also means presiding over poor people. Fighting with a crane in a dream means fighting with a poor and a weak person. Hearing the cry of a crane in a dream means dispelling distress and worries.
Wings Dream Explanation
(Guild) If one sees himself flying
with wings in a dream, it means travel. Wings in a dream also represent one's children. If one sees his wings feathered, this could represent his prosperity or authority. If someone sees himself flying
with someone else's wings in the dream, it means that he will receive his help and support. In that sense, traditional people say; " So and so flew with so and so's wings. " Having wings and not using them to fly with in a dream means acquiring worldly wealth. A broken wing in a dream represents a severe illness one's son may attract. If one experiences the excruciating pain from his wings being pulled off his shoulders in a dream, it may mean the death of his son. A wing that does not allow one to fly in a dream means a wound or a permanent scar in one's life that will slow his progress. It also could represent a punishment for one's sins. (Also see Arm 1; Transformation)
High prices Dream Explanation
(Cost of living) Seeing a winged loaf of bread flying
in a dream means high prices. (Also see Bread)
Aircraft Dream Explanation
(Airplane; Coffin; Flying
ship; Knowledge. Also see Kite; Ship)
Airplane Dream Explanation
(Aircraft; Coffin; Flying
ship; Knowledge. Also see Kite; Ship)
Feather and Wings Dream Explanation
If a person sees himself having feathers and two wings it suggests that he will acquire wealth and riches. If he sees himself flying
it means he will undertake a journey.
Ants Dream Explanation
(Army) In a dream, ants represent weak and covetous people, an army, a family, or longevity. Seeing a colony of ants entering a city in a dream means that an army will occupy that city. A colony of ants in a dream also represents a heavy populated area. Seeing ants over one's bed in a dream means having many children. If ants leave one's house in a dream, it means that someone in the family will leave that house. If there is a sick person in a house and one sees ants flying
in a dream, it means the death of such a person. Ants leaving their colony in a dream means dying away of the population in that area, or that such a town may become a ghost town. Seeing ants leaving their nest in a dream also means adversities or distress. Though in this case, they represent the small and hard working people. If a sick person sees ants walking over his body in a dream, it means his death. Flying
ants in a dream also mean hardships during a journey. Seeing winged ants in a dream means a war and destruction of a large army. Ants in a dream also may signify prosperity. They also represent the person seeing the dream or members of his family or relatives. Understanding the language of ants in a dream means sovereignty, leadership and prosperity. If one sees ants entering his house and carrying food in a dream, it means prosperity in that family. If one sees ants leaving his house and carrying food with them in a dream, it means poverty. Seeing ants coming out of one's nostrils, ears, mouth or any part of his body and rejoicing at that sight in the dream means martyrdom. However, if one seems unhappy to see that in his dream, it means dying in sin. Flying
ants in a dream also represent a robbery. Killing ants in a dream means cruelty against weak people.
Soil and Sand Dream Explanation
Soil, sand and dust symbolize wealth in the form of goods, if someone sees soil, Sand or dust flying
on him or he sees himself eating it, it suggest that he will become wealthy and affluent.
Air Dream Explanation
Standing in the air in a dream means being honored or acknowledged by a governor, though it will not last. If one has exaggerated hopes, arrogance, pride, or if he is a self-centered individual, then his floating in the air represents mere disturbed dreams. Walking in the air without ascending or descending in a dream means receiving dignity, honor and earning lawful money. If one does not qualify for it, then walking in the air in his dream means travels. Hanging in the air between the heavens and the earth in a dream represents a concerned heart and uncertainty about what to do! Falling in the air in a dream means despair or loss of status in wakefulness. Falling in a dream also means relief from distress, wantonness, or satisfying one's needs. Clear, fresh and pure air in a dream represents a good time to take a trip for business or pleasure. Air in a dream also represents one's desire and passion. Thus, disobeying one's mind, desire and passion in a dream means entering the heavenly paradise. Following one's desires in a dream means negligence of once religious duties. Standing up in the air and speaking loud in a dream means blessings, favors, money, honor and fame. Sitting in the air in a dream means arrogance and self deception regarding religious opinions. Building a house up in the air or placing a mat in the air or raising a tent in the air means death of a sick person, and what is built in this case is one's own coffin. If a governor sees that dream, it means his dismissal from his office or his death. Seeing that dream after a wedding or after having marital relations with one's wife means mistrust and loss. It also means involvement in an uncouth action, lacking knowledge of the Holy Book and prophetic traditions, because what one has built lacks a foundation. Flying
in the air in a dream may mean travels. Flying
with wings in a dream has stronger connotations and is safer. The wings here will represent money or power. Swimming in the air means benefits or business travels. If the air looks opaque in one's eyes, so he cannot see the skies in his dream, it means problems with one's superior. If one does not have a boss, then it means that he may lose his sight. If all the people witnessed the air opaque or red in the dream, then it means a major calamity and a trying adversity. (Also see Ascending in the Skies; Flying)
Incident Dream Explanation
A man said to a dream interpreter: "I saw a bird flying
off from my chest, then I sought my mother who hid me inside her garment." The interpreter replied: "If your dream is true, then it means your death. The bird represents your soul, and your hiding in your mother's robe means your burial. God Almighty has said: 'From it We created you, and into it We shall return you."'
A Swarm of Locusts Dream Explanation
A swarm of locusts is one's dream represents an army. And an army of soldiers represents a swarm of locusts which will cause havoc and destruction. If a swarm of locusts is seen approaching or flying
without buzzing it represents one's wealth which one had accumulated secretly. But if it is with buzzing sound it means enmity and hatred.
Dove Dream Explanation
The dove symbolizes the virtuous, loving, and beloved woman who sticks to her man. It also alludes to the messenger, the letter, and the unexpected or the urgent information. According to legend, it was blessed by Noah after he was disappointed by a crow. He had sent the latter to view the condition of the water, but the crow, having seen carrion floating on the surface, forgot all about its mission. By contrast, the dove brought Noah a green leaf. Likewise, the dove refers to a girl, in particular the white one, sight of whom means good religion. Black pigeons are the leading figures of both sexes in society. But the best dove to be dreamt of is that which is green, for it means piety. The piebald or spotted doves are people of mixed blood. The baby doves are children and servants (slaves in the ancient mentality). The dovecote represents the ladies quarter. Pigeons cooing is a love quarrel.
A person facing hardships or missing someone dreaming of a dove flying
to him or landing on him: Good augury.
A sick person dreaming of a pigeon landing on his head: An allusion to the Angel of Death, especially if it is a turtledove and if it wails.
Having pigeons: The dreamer has women and slaves or servants on whom he does not spend much.
Owning innumerable pigeons: Welfare and benefits.
Spreading pigeon fodder and calling the doves to eat from it: The dreamer is a pimp (perhaps because, in Arabic, the word pigeon is a homonym of penis).
Seeing somebodys pigeon (penis): The dreamer is an adulterer.
A pigeon evading the dreamer or flying
away to no return: (a) Divorce. (2) Wife will die.
Cutting a pigeons wing: (1) The dreamer will swear not to let his wife out. (2) Wife will deliver. (3) Wife will get pregnant.
Slaughtering a pigeon: Will deflower a girl.
Eating dove meat: Will eat up a womans money. The ringdove is a wild, dominating woman, if not impossible at least difficult to tame. She is a liar and not quite religious. It could also refer to a lying boy. The turtledove is either a religious woman or a boy who makes an honest living.
Crane Dream Explanation
This bird symbolizes a poor, weak, and incapable stranger or sociable people who like to share and participate. It augurs well for travellers and anyone who wishes to get married or have a boy.
Seeing a crane: (1) Will embark on a long journey. (2) Will return safe and sound to ones family from a journey.
in a countrys skies: A harbinger of extremely cold weather and unbearable storms during the year.
Cranes assembled in winter: Beware of thieves and highway bandits.
Catching a crane: (1) Will have a marital relationship with ill-reputed people known for their corruption and bad character. (2) Will earn a reward.
Riding on a crane: Will become poor.