Marriage to One's Mother, Sister Etc. Dream Explanation If a person dreams that he is marrying his mother, sister or any such person with whom marriage is forbidden is Islam-and such a dream is seen in any of the sacred months of Thil-Qa'dah, Thil-Hijjah, Muiharram or Rajab-it means he will proceed to Makkah and Madeenah. But if such a dream is not seen in any of the said months it means he will treat his relatives with kindness and serve them well. If his relationship with them was estranged, it will be re-established.
Beat Dream Explanation The one beaten in the dream will benefit from his assailant, unless he was beaten with a wooden stick, in which case it would mean that the said assailant will make a promise to the dreamer and fail to keep it.
A king beating the dreamer with a piece of wood or a wooden stick: He will be dressed by that king.
Finger Dream Explanation The index finger being atrophied: A sister will die.
The thumb being atrophied: The father will die.
A man having four wives dreaming that four fingers were severed: All four will die.
Cutting someone elses fingers: Will wreak havoc on his money.
The disappearance of the fingers: Servants will go.
Chewing fingers: The end of a fortune.
Contraction of the fingers: Will abandon or fail to sustain those female relatives with whom sex is prohibited in Islam (mother, sister, sister-in-law, et cetera).
Incident - The two pearls Dream Explanation A woman came to Imam Ibn Sirin and said: "I saw two pearls in my lap in a dream. One was bigger than the other. Then my sister came and asked me to give her one of them, so I gave her the smaller pearl." Imam Ibn Sirin replied: 'You spoke the truth. You have learned two chapters from the Holy Qur'an. One of them is longer than the other, and you have taught your sister the shorter one." The woman obliged.
Hand Dream Explanation The right hand being severed: The dreamer is a thief.
Seeing your right hand severed and placed in front of you: Will achieve financial gains.
The left hand being severed: (1) Death of a brother or a sister. (2) Repudiation between the dreamer and the brother or sister. (3) A halt in sustaining parents or in-laws. (4) The end of a partnership. (5) Divorce.
The ruler cutting the hands and feet of his subjects: He is seizing their money and spoiling their livelihood.
Resuscitate (Live Again) Dream Explanation Resuscitation of a brother: The dreamers weakness will turn into strength in view of the following verses: (My Lord), appoint for me a henchman from my folk, Harun [Aaron], my brother. Confirm my strength with him. (Ta-Ha, verses 2931.)
Resuscitation of a sister: An absent one will return from abroad, bringing joy, owing to the Quranic verse that reads: And she said unto his sister: Trace him. So she sighted him from afar, whereas they perceived not (Al-Qasas [The Requital, verse 11) .
Resuscitation of an uncle or an aunt: Return or revival of a matter that had gone out of the dreamers hands.
Red anemones Dream Explanation (bot.) In a dream, anemones represent fire, red cheeks, blushing, a beauty mark, the sickness of one's brother or sister.
Incident - a king trying to Annihilate the Muslims Dream Explanation this incident is related to a group of people living on the Island of Saqliyyah . It is narrated that their king was bent on annihilating the Muslims. For this, he prepared a powerful navy comprising of thousands of soldiers. At this point he saw a dream in which he saw himself mounted on an elephant while drums were beaten and trumpets were blown before him. When he awoke he summoned some of his clergymen and asked them to interpret the dream. They gave him the glad tiding of victory. He demanded proof from them for their interpretation.
Teeth in the Pocket Dream Explanation Pocketing the teeth or wrapping them in cloth or seeing them falling into the hand or keeping them in the house-any of these is a harbinger of a child, brother or sister being born. If may also mean his deriving some benefit from one of them.
Incident - The moon entering the planet Taurus Dream Explanation His sister came to himasking: What's the matter with you? Why has your face turned pale? He said Why should it not when this lady has brought to me the news of my death after seven days? And truly, the Imaam (RA) passed away on the seventh day after this dream. May allah have mercy upon him.
Nipple Dream Explanation The nipple of the female breast in a dream represents one's personal wardrobe, or it could mean marriage. If water or milk comes out of it in a dream, it means finding a compatible husband. Otherwise, it may mean loss of a child or a sister.
A Shoe Dream Explanation Sometimes one shoe symbolises his partner or brother. If this is seen as torn or cracked while he walks in the other it means he will separate from his partner, brother or sister.
A Woman Acquiring a Spinning Wheel Dream Explanation If a woman dreams that she has acquired a spinning wheel, if she is expecting, she will give birth to a girl. Otherwise a sister will be born, if such a spinning wheel has a spindle or rod, it means she will get her daughter married.
Incident - a king trying to Annihilate the Muslims Dream Explanation They said that the elephant is the most powerful animal on land and mounting such a powerful animal means becoming the master of power and strength. And the beating of drums and blowings of trumpets are signs of happiness, ecstasy and victory. Also drums are only beaten in the presence of asking if there is some reason for happiness. When the king heard this, he became both surprised and delighted. He then summoned some Jewish ulama and asked them for their interpretation. They also interpreted the dream as a glad tiding of victory. He then called some Muslim ulamaa and demanded that they interpret the dream. They all pointed to an experienced Alim to respond to the king's demand.
Beating Dream Explanation Beatings in a dream also connotes supplications. If one sees himself beating a donkey in a dream, it means that he does not earn his daily bread unless he regularly prays for it. To beat someone in a dream also means cursing him. If he hits him over the head in the dream, it means speaking ill of him and that one cannot retrieve his words or apologize for them. Beating a family member in a dream means that one's wife is committing adultery. Beating someone in a dream also means benefiting him, or it could mean business losses. If one is beaten in a dream, it means profits and benefits, unless if the one beating him is an angel, or a deceased person, or a member of his family.
Scourge Dream Explanation If one sees himself lashing a sitting person with a scourge in a dream, it means admonishing him, and if the other person is scared, or if he shields his face with his arm in the dream, it means repentance from sin. If he is not hurt by the scourge in the dream, it means that he is stubborn and does not accept the good advice. If he bleeds in the dream, it means that he is beaten unjustly. If the victim's blood splashes and stains one's clothes in the dream, it means that he will receive suspicious or unlawful money from his victim. If one's scourge is bent in the dream, it means a mental disorder, or that one's assistant is a reckless or an impatient person.
Incident - A Pitcher with Two Heads Dream Explanation A man told Imam Ibn Sirin: "I saw myself drinking from a pitcher with two heads in a dream." Ibn Sirin replied: "You have a wife, and you are trying to tempt her sister to sin with you, so fear God." The man answered: "You spoke the truth. Bear witness that I repent from my doing."
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.
Brass Dream Explanation (Money; Yellow) Brass in a dream means enmity. If one sees himself melting brass in a dream, it means that he will engages in a fight about mundane things and consequently becomes himself a subject of people's talk. It is also said that if one sees yellow brass in his dream , it means that he will hear harsh words and false statements. Yellow brass in a dream also represents a person who is proud about his worldly possessions. If one is beaten with a stick of brass in a dream, it means that he is seeking some worldly gains. Brass or similar yellow metals in a dream represent an imposter who swindles money from people, cheats and threatens them. (Also see Coppersmith)
Incident - The Moon merging in Alcyone Dream Explanation Ibn Sirin suddenly shook, and said to the woman: "Tell me how did you see it?" The woman repeated her dream, and Ibn Seer'in's face became grim. His sister who was then sitting with him at the table said: "What disturbed you, Oh my brother?" He replied: "This woman is claiming that I will die in seven days." On the seventh day, Ibn Sirin was buried.