Elephant Dream Meaning

What does a Elephant mean in your dream?

What does an Elephant symbolize?

What does dreaming of Elephant mean?

What do Elephant represent in dreams?

Of all the domestic animals, the elephant is certainly one of the oldest known, if not the oldest. In Hindu mythology, Ganesha, the elephant-headed god, is one of the deities associated with wealth. Therefore, unless the dreamer himself has a personal anathema towards elephants, dreaming of an elephant is always a harbinger of great good fortune.

If the elephant is friendly and happy, expect a change in your luck for the better.

If the dreamer was riding an elephant, this indicates a rise in social status.

A performing elephant augurs new friends, while a working elephant hints at success through your own efforts.

Even an angry or frightened elephant, or even if they attack you, is not all that bad an omen. It only implies delays in the attainment of your goals.


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Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Astrology) In a dream, it represents the assistant or the servant of a governor or ruler.

An astrolabe in a dream also represents someone connected with the leadership of a land. Accompanying such a person in a dream then means benefits equal to what one sees in his dream. Seeing an astrolabe in a dream also may connote someone with uncertainty, or an ever changing person who lacks determination, loyalty, or honor. (Also see Astrologer)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

New American Dream Dictionary

One feels that the answer to his/her problems may be extraterrestrial. ... New American Dream Dictionary

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Foreseer; Fortuneteller; Predictor; Soothsayer) Seeing an astrologer in a dream means associating oneself with spiritual masters and witnessing some of their miraculous signs.

An astrologer in a dream also may mean knowledge of people’s secrets, curiosity, inquisitiveness, meddling in people’s affairs, divulging people’s secrets, soothsaying, fortune-telling, backbiting, predicting the future, hearsay, gossip, distress or trouble.

If the one who is seeing the dream suffers from any of the above ills, seeing an astrologer in a dream also means dispelling such misfortunes. Seeing an astrologer in a dream also signifies marriage, divorce, the death of a sick person, travels, delivering a baby, hearing good or bad news. Seeing an astrologer in a dream also may denote knowledge, following the true path and acting upon it, for a God fearing astrologer mostly arbitrates by the prophetic rules. (Also see Astrolabe; Divination; Fortuneteller)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Intuitions, thoughts or concern about your future; intuition concerning your innate abilities or qualities, and where they might lead. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of an astrologer represent your desire to understand the outcome of a situation and may be an exploration of your own psychic and intuitive gifts. Also, dreams of the zodiac or your astrological sign represents success in your career, relationships, fortune, and that you are synergizing with the healing energy of the planets, elements, cycles and seasons. Take note of this dream, there may be an important message for you about your life’s purpose and your inner blueprint for success. See Prophetic Dreams, Capricorn, Aquarius, Pisces, Aires, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio or Sagittarius.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Any of the above symbolises a great liar who may also be very close to the king or government.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of pagan customs and influences, Jer. 10:2-3 ... Christian Dream Symbols

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Fortune telling by celestial influences of supernatural powers; see “witchcraft”... Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Astrolabe. See Astrologer; Fortuneteller; Moon)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

My Dream Interpretation

If you dreamed about the ancient science of Astrology, you are concerned about your future. You sense that important changes are coming in your life - and they are! If your dream included your own astrological forecast, try to analyze how it relates to your real life, because it may provide an important message for you.... My Dream Interpretation

Dreamers Dictionary

Depth Psychology: Visiting an astrologer: you are looking for advice and help.

If an astrologer is talking to you: you are examining a situation (and yourself) and are going to be successful. Dreaming about seeing astrological signs (signs of the zodiac or symbols of planets) means you are gaining insights into issues that have previously been foreign to you. Life will change for the better. See Fortune-teller, Planets, Signs of the Zodiac, Stars.... Dreamers Dictionary

New American Dream Dictionary

1. One would love to be admired like an astronaut.

2. One knows that a certain situation will require courage. ... New American Dream Dictionary

Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of visiting heavenly places or seeing other worldly things ... Christian Dream Symbols

Little Giant Encyclopedia

Expanding consciousness; seeing and being given much news. Exploring the hereafter and other realities.... Little Giant Encyclopedia

The Language of Dreams

(see Space, Spaceship) The desire for adventures, especially those into totally new frontiers. Stretching yourself or your spirit to literally reach for the stars.... The Language of Dreams

Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream that you are an astronaut implies that you are being more open-minded and receptive to new ideas or suggestions. You are able to utilize lessons you have learned and apply them to different situations in your life.... Dream Symbols and Analysis

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of an astronaut symbolize that you are breaking through barriers, shooting for the stars, and realizing that even the sky is not the limit.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Any figure that is not ‘of this world’ alerts us to the possibilities of other dimensions of being, spiritually lifting us away from the mundane into other areas of consciousness.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Psychological / emotional perspective: In that an astronaut moves among the stars but cannot do so without some sort of protective covering, we are alerted to the discipline and skill needed when working within spiritual and psychic realms.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Material aspects: From a mundane perspective we perhaps need to recognize that before moving into the unknown we need skill and protection.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

My Dream Interpretation

To dream about an astronaut, or dream that you are one, suggests that you are expanding your awareness and consciousness. You are using the knowledge you have and making the best of it.... My Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

In a dream, an astronomer represents someone who trades with women, a pimp, or a salesman.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Searching for divine direction... Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(See Celestial sphere; New year’s day)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(See Calamity)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of the center symbolize the essence of control and essential survival issues.

If you are in the center of a situation, then your choices will either create a sense of unity and interconnectivity or chaos. Choose wisely.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Little Giant Encyclopedia

You are looking for your own center, the quiet pole in your life. Ideal and balanced.... Little Giant Encyclopedia

My Dream Interpretation

If your dream about a day care center featured children who were old enough to walk, it is a good omen of happiness in family affairs and/or school, whichever concerns you most.

If the children at the day care center were babies, the meaning depends on how they behaved.

If they were happy or cute, good things are coming to you through the help of friends. However, if the babies were ugly or in any way displeasing to you, look out for treachery in someone you trust. Helpless or sick babies are generally a warning of difficulties ahead, so be cautious in your friendship and love affairs.... My Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

The One who eats the meat will receive assets from some authority.

The extent of such assets will depend on how much meat he eats.

The same interpretation is given if a person sees himself taking possession of the skin, bone or any other portion of the elephant.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

To dream of riding an elephant, denotes that you will possess wealth of the most solid character, and honors which you will wear with dignity. You will rule absolutely in all lines of your business affairs and your word will be law in the home.

To see many elephants, denotes tremendous prosperity. One lone elephant, signifies you will live in a small but solid way.

To dream of feeding one, denotes that you will elevate yourself in your community by your kindness to those occupying places below you. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

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New American Dream Dictionary

1. Be sure to remember someone who has done one a fa­ vor.

2. Someone is dangerously overweight. ... New American Dream Dictionary

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Arrogance) In a dream, an elephant represents a respected and feared enemy who is dull-witted, who carries heavy burdens or responsibilities and who is expert in war tactics.

An elephant in a dream also signifies arrogance. Riding an elephant or controlling it in a dream means establishing ties with a leader or a politician and profiteeringfrom one’s connection. It also means living a long and a prosperous life. Riding an elephant during the nighttime in a dream means rising in rank, and should one be suited for leadership, he will receive it then engage in a war which he will lose. Riding an elephant during the daylight hours in a dream means divorce, perfidy, betrayal or deceit. Milking an elephant or taking something out of its trunk in a dream means either extortion or receiving lawful money from a powerful person. It is also said that an elephant in a dream represents a mighty king who is gracious and generous, patient and tender hearted.

If an elephant hits someone with his trunk in a dream, it means receiving benefits from such a person or inheriting something from him, receiving a political appointment, or becoming wealthy through high connections.

An elephant in a dream also represents righteous people, scholars and noble ones.

An elephant in a dream also denotes hardships, toiling, then relief from adversities. Seeing an elephant in a dream and failing to ride on it means lack of integrity or loss of business. Seeing a dead elephant in a dream means that the ruler or a great person from that land will die, or that a noble person will be killed. Seeing an elephant in a land other than its native land in a dream means adversities.

If one faces a threatening elephant in a dream, it means an illness. Ifone falls under the feet of an elephant in a dream, it means his death. Speaking to an elephant in a dream means receiving a precious gift from someone in authority. Running away in fear of an elephant in a dream means being persecuted by someone in authority. Riding an elephant during a war in a dream means defeat and subsequent destruction. Eating elephant’s meat in a dream means money. As for worldly people, seeing an elephant in a dream means benefits, but as for pious and religious people, it denotes adversities. Riding an elephant in a dream also may denote lies or oppression.

An elephant entering a land other than its natural habitat signifies an official visit of a king or a president to another country, or it could mean invading it.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Christian Dream Symbols

A large, obvious, un-dealt with problem in someone’s life ... Christian Dream Symbols

The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Elephants in dreams may represent knowledge, power, and strength. They are also associated with long memory and “thick skin.” However, depending on the dream’s details, the elephant may be a symbol of a large burden. Additionally, in the dream you may be making efforts to remember something important and of great magnitude.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

An elephant in your dream may represent knowledge, power, and strength. It is also associated with long memory and “thick skin”. You may be making efforts to remember something important and of great magnitude.

If the elephant is pleasant and friendly you will have good luck in what you are undertaking to do.

If you are riding the elephant, you will have much success.

If you see an elephant performing, as in a circus, you will be surrounded by happy, loving people.

If you see the elephant working, you will have success above your wildest dreams. Another meaning of the elephant dream has to do with whether or not you are seeking answers, or go to sleep with a particular problem on your mind, in which case the elephant denotes the key to knowledge and truth, and after sight of the elephant you will be told the answer.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

The enormous potential power of life, in growth and activity.

If we run from the elephant we are afraid of our own strength or inner drive. Idioms: white elephant; pink elephants; rogue elephant. See the self under archetypes. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Little Giant Encyclopedia

Perception of your own power; or you are not letting anybody near you.

The power of the unconscious is not available to you, and you are afraid of it. Points to thick-skinned people who are unaware of their destructive powers (the elephant in the china shop). Warning of one’s own repressed sexuality.

A need to be more patient (thick-skinned), or perhaps you have too much patience. Tusks and trunk are sexual symbols.

The image of a sick or weak elephant points to emotional injuries.

If it is a peaceful elephant, you are handling your unconscious comfortably.

According to early Christian belief as described in Physiofogus , one of the most widely read books of the Middle Ages, the elephant has no sex drive and is a powerful enemy of Snakes. Elephants’ hair and bones were burned inside the house as a protection against evil spirits.... Little Giant Encyclopedia

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

see Animals... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

Gypsy Dream Dictionary

A symbol of power.

To ride one, you have the power.

To see one pass by, you will be in touch with power and may be able to make use of it.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary

The Language of Dreams

(see Animals)

Elephants exhibit many positive attributes, including affection and loyalty. Consider how much of both you have given to yourself, or to those around you, and vice versa.

These creatures also have a strong sense of smell that affords discernment. How does your present situation smell? Is something amiss?

An affinity for nature worship. According to Pliny, this creature worships the sun and stars, and invokes the heavens.

In ancient Rome, this image appeared on coins representing the power of charity. Does someone around you have a need that you’ve overlooked?

Among Hindus, the elephant symbolizes wisdom. Ganesha, the god of sagacity, is an elephant, often portrayed dancing.

Buddhists regard the white elephant as emblematic of compassion, love, kindness, self- restraint, and patient endurance, revealing the emergence of such positive traits within you. Note, however, that Western society transforms this image’s meaning to that of useless decoration (e.g., a “white elephant sale”), which might reflect a lack of self-worth or feeling ineffectual in a specific situation.

Chinese: Prudence and independent authority over self, others, or a situation. Don’t be afraid to take charge!

In modern aphorisms, a pink elephant represents being deluded by your own senses. Such delusion usually comes by your own hand (as happens when one drinks too much alcohol).... The Language of Dreams

Ariadne's Book of Dream

Common to the African savanna, the elephant demonstrates a deep connection to family or clan. Elephants can signify the need for tight family or community bonds. They represent the teamwork through which a project can be successfully accomplished. In India the elephant is a sacred animal that has associations with the matriarch or maternal aspect. It can also represent carrying the heavy burdens of others through extreme loyalty.... Ariadne's Book of Dream

The Complete Dream Book

A lucky dream, whether seen singly or in groups.

Performing elephants are an omen of a happy family life.

Elephants at work foretell prosperity in business.... The Complete Dream Book

Dreamers Dictionary

Symbol: The elephant is a symbol of sovereignty, power, and stability—in many places it is seen as a sacred animal.

Vision: In a woman’s dream the elephant is a symbol of male strength.

The elephant indicates that a job is going well, and success almost guaranteed. But the dream might also be a warning: don’t be reckless, don’t be a “bull in a china shop.” Riding an elephant: good luck in your marriage; or you will meet a nice person. Seeing an elephant in a circus: people will think of you as foolish.

Depth Psychology: The elephant is a symbol of being steadfast, as it patiently carries a burden. It is also a sign of a sexuality ruled by rationality.

The dream is a statement: you are strong enough to deal with any obstacles you might have to face. It is only a warning if you are thick-skinned and overbearing—if that is true, try to be more tactful.... Dreamers Dictionary

Encyclopedia of Dreams

Seeing an elephant in your dream is defined more by the animals attitude and occupation.

If the elephant is pleasant and friendly you will have good luck in what you are undertaking to do, and if you are riding on the beast you will have much success.

If you see an elephant performing, as in a circus, you will be surrounded by happy, loving people, and if you see the elephant doing a job you will have success above your wildest dreams. Another meaning of the elephant dream has to do with whether or not you are seeking answers, or go to sleep with a particular problem on your mind, in which case the elephant denotes the key to knowledge and truth, and after sight of the elephant you will be told the answer.... Encyclopedia of Dreams

Mystic Dream Book

This friendly beast denotes assistance from friends or outside influences. ... Mystic Dream Book

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of an elephant are a fortuitous sign that there is something important for you to remember.

The Hindu God Ganesh, depicted as an elephant, is the deity of wealth, prosperity, and great abundance. Dreams of elephants also represent the ability to break down barriers and challenges to success, as well as the ability to truly own one’s power, strength, and greatness.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

interpreted upon 7 sides: non-arab sovereign, homosexual man, a place & a man possessing strength & appearance & begrudging / envious man, drinking of blood, war & dispute.... Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

Indian Interpretation of Dreams

Good health, success, strength, prosperity, intelligence. ... Indian Interpretation of Dreams

Dream Meanings of Versatile

To see an elephant in a dream is to recognize the qualities of patience, long memory, strength and fidelity. In the more esoteric sense it signifies radiant and glowing wisdom.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

See animals... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Explanations of Astro Center

Of all the domestic animals, the elephant is certainly one of the oldest known, if not the oldest. In Hindu mythology, Ganesha, the elephant-headed god, is one of the deities associated with wealth. Therefore, unless the dreamer himself has a personal anathema towards elephants, dreaming of an elephant is always a harbinger of great good fortune.

If the elephant is friendly and happy, expect a change in your luck for the better.

If the dreamer was riding an elephant, this indicates a rise in social status.

A performing elephant augurs new friends, while a working elephant hints at success through your own efforts.

Even an angry or frightened elephant, or even if they attack you, is not all that bad an omen. It only implies delays in the attainment of your goals.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center

My Dream Interpretation

Seeing an elephant in your dream is great luck, signifying that you are laying a solid groundwork for wealth and success. You will have power, strength and prosperity.

If you feed an elephant in your dream, you will elevate yourself in your community through your kindness.

To dream of riding on the elephant signifies good news from afar. But to dream that you fell off while riding it suggests enemies are looking to harm you.... My Dream Interpretation

Psycho Dream Interpretation

To dream of an elephant means a desire to have great strength. Some analysts interpret this power as a sexual motive, especially if the dreamer is a woman. Elephant dreams are symbolic of power, force and memory.... Psycho Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

A chronic disease which is characterized by the enlargement of certain parts of the body, especially the legs and gentiles. In a dream, an elephant man represents love for the world from the wrong angle.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

An elephant trainer in a dream represents the master teacher of children of noble families, a horse trainer, a sports trainer or a translator. (Also see Elephant)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(med. See Elephant man)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(See Colitis)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

If a person sees himself as mounting or owning an elephant or encircling it or utilizing it for any purpose other than ploughing, it is a glad tiding that he will either be endowed with power and superiority or he will be appointed to an important office by the government of a foreign country.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(See Inquisitional court)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

He will gain victory over his enemy in battle.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

An elephant symbolises a foreigner who is despotic, powerful and vehement. He has no compassion_striking fear into the hearts of people.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of the World Trade Center or of the twin towers represent your financial structures. And though they may fall, your inner wealth and well-being cannot be shaken.

The tower in the Tarot represents destruction that precedes transformation and new beginnings. Twin towers can also represent that which holds up the temple of your being, the tension of opposites, and the integration of your polarities-the dark and light, the masculine and feminine, etc. See Tower.... Strangest Dream Explanations