Opening a Closed or Locked Door Dream Explanation If the house whose door is being opened is known to him it means he will marry. If not, it means his Dua's will be granted.
Cage Dream Explanation (Cradle; House; Prison) In a dream, a cage represents a prison, a cradle or a house. Entering one's head into a cage while walking in the markets in a dream means selling one's house. A cage in a dream also signifies complications. Seeing a cage inside a courthouse in a dream means marriage.
Cage maker Dream Explanation In a dream, a cage maker represents a builder, a tailor, marriage, a teacher, a prison guard or a weaver.
Golden cage Dream Explanation (See Marriage)
Silver cage Dream Explanation (See Marriage)
Lion Dream Explanation Riding on a lions back: Will ride on a high tide, either by travelling by sea in the inappropriate season when the sea is in fury or by succeeding or outsmarting the ruler. The dreamer might also be facing a situation wherein he stands helpless, hence the wishful dream.
Riding on a subdued or perfectly obedient lion: Will have the upper hand in a feud with a tyrant.
Riding on a lion but being afraid of it: Harm will befall the dreamer, or he will face some hard test.
Fighting a lion: Will fight an enemy, a ruler, the authority, or whatever the lion stands for.
Killing a lion: The end of all sorrows.
Being overpowered by a lion: Will have a fever because, says Ibn Siren, the lion is known to be feverish.
Lion Dream Explanation Escaping from a lion without the latter running after the dreamer to catch him: Will evade an imminent danger.
Eating lion meat or drinking lioness milk: Will get money from a ruler and triumph over ones enemy.
Eating lioness meat: Will wield tremendous power or become a great king.
Cutting off a lions head: Will become a king or have a fantastic influence.
Lion skin: The enemys money.
Herding lions: Will befriend kings and terrible personalities.
Mixing or having intercourse with a lion: Will be secure from the enemys evil and hostility will cease, to be replaced by a lasting friendship.
Turning into a lion: Will become unjust inasmuch as the lion appeared ferocious.
Lion Dream Explanation Seeing a lion entering a house where a person is ill: The patient will die.
A lion intruding in ones house: Hardship on the part of the chief. If the beast suddenly devours the dreamer, he will be the victim of an injustice, his money will be stolen, or he will be beaten or killed at the hands of the ruler, especially if he dreamed that his soul had left his body or that his head had been cut off.
Receiving a lion and seeing it in ones place without bothering with it: Will be scared to death by the sultan, but no real harm will occur.
A lion entering the city: A plague, hardships, a tyrant, or an enemy.
A lion entering the mosque and standing at the minbar or podium: A tyrant will emerge and will terrorize and harm people.
Lion Dream Explanation Sleeping beside a lion in a dream means safety from illness, or protection from one's enemy. If one sees a lion inside his own house in a dream, it means that he will gain the upper hand, or it could represent longevity and a high position in the world. A lion entering a town in a dream means a plague that will strike such a town. (Also see Lioness)
Lion Dream Explanation (A tyrant; An unjust ruler; Death; Healing from a sickness; Receiving an inheritance) A lioness in a dream represents ignorance, pride, affectation and perfidy. Seeing a lion without being seen, means escape from harm one may fear, attaining knowledge and growing in wisdom. A struggle with a lion that does not lead to one's death in a dream means observing a long lasting diet caused by an illness. If one fights with a lion and eats or snatches off a piece of his flesh, bones or hair in a dream, it means that he will attain success, leadership, wealth or conquer his enemy.
Lion Dream Explanation The lion is a ruler, a tyrant, or a powerful and very dangerous person, in view of the ferocity and devastating anger of that animal. It also symbolizes the warrior, the swindler, the thief, the treacherous worker, the policeman, the insatiable enemy, and perhaps hardships and death, because he who stares at it turns pale, loses his self-control, and is as good as dead, says Ibn Siren. Furthermore, it represents the ruler who embezzles public funds and commits injustice and the lurking enemy. The lioness symbolizes the daughter of a king. The baby lion (lions whelp or cub) is a boy. A man told Ibn Siren, I dreamed that I was embracing and nursing a baby lion. When the great seer looked at him, saw his humble appearance and miserable garments, and understood that he could not be eligible for any honour, he said, What could you possibly have to do with the children of princes?! and he added, Is your wife, by chance, breast-feeding the son of a prince? Yes, was the reply.
A She-Lion Dream Explanation Eating or acquiring the head of a she-lion means the acquiring of vast lands and estates.
Lion Dream Explanation It symbolises a powerful and strong enemy. Fighting with a lion means one will soon fight an enemy that is strong and powerful.
Riding a Lion Dream Explanation Riding a lion and directing it to go wherever one pleases means one will soon be endowed with power and one's enemy will soon be subdued.
Facing a Lion Dream Explanation Facing or encountering a lion without becoming embroiled in a fight means a person will soon be terrorized by an authority or a powerful man. But no harm will come to him.
The Skin of the Lion Dream Explanation It symbolises the estates and inheritance of some brave, dignified and powerful person.
Eating Lion Meat Dream Explanation The one who eats the meat will receive riches from some authority or a powerful person.
Marriage Dream Explanation (Cage; Digging a grave; Duel; Golden cage; Pearl; Sanctuary; Silver cage) Marriage in a dream represents the providence of Allah Almighty and care for His servants. Marriage in a dream also means imprisonment, indebtedness, sorrow, distress, depression, carrying a liability, or endeavouring to achieve a high ranking position. If one marries a known woman in his dream, it means that he will endeavor to satisfy the normal responsibilities of a husband. If one marries an unknown woman, and if he could not see her in his dream, it denotes the nearing of his death, or it could mean moving from an old house into a new one.
Prison Dream Explanation (Cage) Imprisonment in a dream means benefits, money and comfort. It also could mean the reversal of one's condition for the worst. Becoming a prisoner in a dream also could mean making unnecessary and wasted efforts to unveil a secret. In general, prison in a dream means difficulties and humiliation. If one sees a known personality or a government administrator imprisoned or jailed, it could mean the same. If one sees himself incarcerated in a large prison in a dream, it means that he will stand before a strong person who will delegate an important responsibility to him, and from which he will gain spiritual advancement. If he is incarcerated in an unknown jail which is built from plaster in a dream, then it represents his grave. If one sees himself locked and tied-up inside a house in a dream, it means a positive advancement in his life.
Bird Dream Explanation Slaughtering a bird in a dream means raping one's servant. Holding a bird in one's hand or having it inside a cage in a dream means a sickness that will befall one's son. If the bird flies away from one's hand or from its cage in a dream, then it means one's death. A flock of birds in a dream also represents gatherings of love, unity, family reunions and celebrations. However, the gathering of birds in a dream also could mean banding to commit wrong or the dispersal of one's family or friends, or it could mean business losses. (Also see Blackbird; Bustard; Nest; Osprey; Roller)