To see light in your dream represents illumination, clarity, guidance, plain understanding, and insight. Light is being shed on a once cloudy situation or problem. You have found the truth to a situation or an answer to a problem. Also consider the color of the light for additional significance.
If the light is particularly bright, then it indicates that you need to move toward a higher level of awareness and feeling. Bright light dreams are sometimes common for those who are near death.
To see soft or shadowy lighting in your dreams indicates feelings and thoughts from the primal aspects and less developed parts of your subconscious.
To dream that you cannot turn on the light indicates a lack of insight and perspective on a situation.
Dreaming of a bright light coming from an object often signifies divinity and/or a higher consciousness. Consider the significance of the object and its role in your spirituality or spiritual journey.
To dream of light represents clarity, illumination, understanding issues, guidance, or insight. It may also reflect inspiration. Perhaps, "light is being shed" on a difficult or confusing situation. Alternatively, light may reflect truth or answers. Something in your life that is being "noticed" for what it really is.
Consider the color of the light for additional meaning.
To dream of turning on a light represents a choice or situation in your life that you want to notice or draw attention to. Choosing what you pay attention to or get involved in. It may also reflect what you choose to feel good about.
To dream of turning on a dull light may represent your wish to avoid looking too deeply into a problem or to try understand your own behavior. Feeling uninspired or dull.
To dream that you cannot turn on a light represents a lack of insight or inspiration.
To dream of having no light represents a lack of hope, understanding, clarity, guidance, or information. You can't figure out what is going on with a problem. Alternatively, it may reflect feelings of having no hope or that there is nothing good happening. Fear, or a negative situation preoccupies your thinking.
Bright light dreams are common for those who are near death because it reflects the dreamers total preoccupation with noticing life being close to it's end. The bright light reflects the dreamers inability to notice anything else except their impending death.
Example: A man dreamed of turning off a light. In waking life he had decided to change his mind about visiting his mother and felt guilty about it. Turning off the lights reflected his decision to not have a good time visiting his mother.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of bright lights in a hospital. In waking life she was having a difficult menstrual cycle and had to keep upbeat about it because she felt she couldn't do anything about it. The bright lights reflected her choice to be a positive as she could about getting through her problem.
Example 3: A man dreamed of having a light on while he was inside a cavern. In waking life he was doing a lot of self-reflection while alone and thinking over his problems.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing a column of light disappearing. In waking life a man she realized that a man she thought she loved didn't really love her.
Light in a dream means guidance. Walking from a dark place into the light in a dream means receiving guidance, divine acceptance and protection in this world and in the hereafter, and it represents richness after poverty, honor after humiliation, repentance following sin, sight after blindness and the opposite is also true should one see himself walking from light into darkness in a dream. Light in a dream also means Islam, or submission to God Almighty. Seeing light in a dream denotes good deeds, knowledge, the Holy Qur’an, or a righteous son. In a dream, light also may mean trials and tribulations. Wearing a raiment of light in a dream means receiving knowledge, or it could represent one’s growing devotion. If one sees light beaming from his body in a dream, it means that he will be gifted with a son who will grow to be a man of great knowledge, spiritual rank, and whose prayers are accepted. Thus, whatever he ask, God Almighty will grant. Light in a dream also represents a messenger, knowledge, or it could mean accomplishing one’s needs in the light. Light in a dream also represents the sun, the moon, the daylight, sunshine, moonlight, the crescent moon, or the Arabic proper name Shams.
To dream of lights is very good. It denotes riches and honour.
If you dream of light, success will attend you. Dreaming of weird light, or if the light goes out, you will be disagreeably surprised by some undertaking resulting in nothing. To see a dim light, indicates partial success.
To see a light bulb in your dream suggests that you are ready to accept and/or face reality. It refers to your consciousness. The dream also symbolizes spiritual enlightenment, hope, new ideas and visions. You are approaching a situation from a new direction.
To see a burned out light bulb in your dream indicates that you are feeling ineffective. You feel that you are out of ideas or that you have nothing to offer.
To dream of a light bulb represents an idea. It may also reflect your awareness of whether or not an idea is working. Trying light bulbs in a lamp may reflect new ideas you are experimenting with. Giving different methods a shot and watching the results. Approaching a situation from a new direction.
To dream of a burned out light bulb represents feeling ineffective or your awareness that an idea doesn't work. Feel like you are out of ideas or have nothing to offer.
To see neon lights in your dream symbolize your aspirations and desires for recognition or fame, particularly if it is your name in neon. Also consider what is written in neon. There is an important message that your subconscious is trying to convey.
To notice your pinky finger in your dream represents mental power, intellect, memory, and the power of communication.
To dream of a pinky finger represents your ability to trust or have faith.
To see your pinky finger injured or severed represents a loss of trust or faith.
To dream that you are running a red stoplight indicates that you are doing something despite being told not to do it. You are going against the rules.
To dream that you are standing suggests that you are asserting yourself and making your thoughts and feelings known. Be proud. You need to make a "stand". Alternatively, the dream means that you are detached from your surroundings.
To dreaming of standing may reflect feelings about readiness to take action. An active role as opposed to passive role. Believing in yourself or a cause. Refusing to submit to a problem or enemy. Standing up for yourself or refusing to be passive. A mindset that is focused on confronting a problem or making a change. A mindset that is focused on doing something else. Feelings about situation in your life where discussing progress or change is apparent.
To dream of someone sitting down who stands up may reflect feelings about yourself or someone else making the choice to stop being passive about an issue. Making the choice to make a change in some manner.
To dream of seeing someone standing and then seeing them kneeling may reflect feelings about yourself becoming weak or surrendering in some manner. Feeling strong and perserverent and then giving up. Feeling bad about yourself "selling out" or choosing to lose. Embarrassment at giving up too easy after talking about yourself in
a confident strong manner.
To dream of seeing someone standing off in the distance may reflect feelings about an inevitable confrontation, uncomfortable discussion, or unpleasant change in your future. Feelings about your future being by yourself.
To see a strobe light in your dream represents chaos in your waking life. Your perspective is skewed and you are not seeing things clearly. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you need to take on a different perspective or viewpoint.
To dream of a light fixture represents a situation that you can choose to notice anytime you want. An option that is always available to you. Action that you can take if you want to.
To dream of someone giving you the middle finger represents feelings of rejection. It may also reflect feeling that you are being purposely embarrassed.
To dream of giving someone the middle finger represents your own rejection of someone else's beliefs or of a situation.
In a dream, it means one’s sons or daughters.
For young people, gray hair in a dream means dignity and it could mean longevity, weakness or poverty. If gray hair grows in one’s beard and head in the dream, it means poverty. Seeing half gray hair mixed with one’s beard in a dream means strength, dignity and honor. If one’s wife is pregnant, and if he sees his hair turned gray in the dream, it means that she will beget a son. If one sees himself plucking out gray hair from his beard in a dream, it means that he respects the elderly people and honor religious scholars. If a woman sees her hair turned gray in a dream, it means the arrival of guests, or it could mean that her husband is having a mistress. If a rich person sees his body covered with gray hair in a dream, it means major business losses, while for a poor person it means debts that he cannot repay. The gray hair of an unknown woman represents a drying crop. If a soldier sees his hair gray in a dream, it means his weakness or defeat in the battlefield. If a sick person sees his hair gray in a dream, it means his death and shrouding. If a person is afraid of something then sees his hair gray in a dream, it means appeasement of his fears, or amnesty given by a ruler or a judge deciding in his favor. It is also said that woman’s gray hair in a dream means that she will be insulted by her in-laws, or it could mean divorce. If one’s gray hair increase, but still include some black hair in the dream, it means dignity and reverence. If no black hair remains, then it means a rebuke or a reprimand one will hear from his superior. If one’s black beard turns gray in a dream, it means that he may fail in his religious life, or lose his wealth. If one discovers two or three gray hairs in his black beard in a dream, it means that he will beget a son or that someone he loves will return from a long journey. If the hair of one’s chest turns gray in a dream, it means that his food will become spoiled. Seeing one’s beard brilliantly gray and beautiful in a dream means honor and fame throughout the lands. To pluck a gray hair in a dream also means disrespect for the elderly. Gray hair in a dream also means poverty, debts, pain, distance from others, being harsh with others, or imprisonment.
Fingers help one’s worldly needs or craft and serve one’s benefits in the hereafter by identifying and pointing at what is true and identifying what is wrong. In general, fingers in a dream represent one’s children, wife, father, mother, money, property, wealth or craft. Positive looking fingers or increase in their number in a dream represents growth, while deformed fingers in a dream mean the opposite. One’s five fingers in a dream also represent the five daily prayers. Thus, if the fingers are interpreted to mean the five daily obligatory prayers, then the fingernails represent the supererogatory (arb. Nafl) prayers. If the fingers are interpreted as money, then the fingernails represent the due alms tax arb. Zakat). If they are interpreted to represent an army in the dream, then the fingernails represent their weapons. Fingers in a dream also represent the days, months or years. When fingers are interpreted to mean money, and if someone cuts off his finger in a dream, it means that he will suffer from financial losses. Long fingers in a dream are regarded as greed.
Dreaming of soiled finger-nails, forbodes disgrace in your family by the wild escapades of the young. To see well-kept nails, indicates scholarly tastes and some literary attainments | also, thrift.
For a sailor to see a beacon-light, portends fair seas and a prosperous voyage. For persons in distress, warm attachments and unbroken, will arise among the young. To the sick, speedy recovery and continued health. Business will gain new impetus. To see it go out in time of storm or distress, indicates reverses at the time when you thought Fortune was deciding in your favor.
To see a traffic light in your dream suggests that you feel you are being held back from pursuing your goals. Your forward progress is being controlled by someone or by some outside forces. In other words, you are not in control of your own life. Alternatively, the dream represents the pressure to succeed or else be left behind. If the traffic light is green, then it indicates that you have been given a seal of approval to follow whatever path you have chosen or whatever decision you have made.
To see or use the turn signal light in your dream means that you are looking for validation or approval. If the turn signal light does not work, then it indicates that you are experiencing some hesitation about the decision you have made or the direction that you have taken.
Gray indicates fear, fright, depression, ill health, ambivalence and confusion. You may feel emotionally distant, isolated, or detached. Alternatively, the color gray symbolizes your individualism.
In a dream, the color gray means a high rank or authority.
To dream that something is bright represents divinity, a higher consciousness, and spirituality. You need to show your honor toward an important an person or situation. The dream may also be a metaphor for intellect and someone who is smart. If your dream is particularly bright and vivid, then it could indicate a prophetic or epic dream.
If the brightness is blinding, then it suggests that you are not paying attention to some new insights.
To dream of something being bright represents situations, people, or problems that you can't avoid noticing. Something is drawing attention to itself dramatically. It may also reflect someone or something that is felt to be more important or special.
Dreaming of something being too bright represents total preoccupation with having to notice something. You may be in disbelief with how dramatic, important, or powerful something is. Unexpected changes may be occurring.
Brightness in dreams is common to people having powerful spiritual experiences or life changes.
To dream that darkness comes upon you signifies failure in some work that you are attempting. Darkness is synonymous with ignorance, the subconscious, evil, death, and fear of the unknown. If the sun breaks through the darkness, then you will overcome your failures. If you feel safe in the dark, then it suggests that you like not knowing about certain things. As some might say, ignorance is bliss.
To dream that you cannot find someone in the darkness signifies that you need to keep your temper in check. You have the tendency to let your emotions get out of control and lose your temper.
To dream that you are lost in the darkness denotes feelings of desperation, depression, or insecurity.
To dream that you are groping around in the darkness indicates that you have insufficient information to make a clear decision. Do your research and do not rush into making choices.
To dream of darkness represents situations where you feel there is nothing positive happening. Fear, ignorance, injustice, anger, evil, death, or powerful uncertainty. It may also reflect a positive situation that has taken a turn for the worst. Expecting the worst. Worrying. Emotional crisis. An unwelcoming or unpleasant situation. Feeling that a situation is dangerous. Unhappiness. Feeling mystified that you always make choices that sabotage you.
Situations where there is a complete lack of any sense of humor. Situations that are inconsiderate of your feelings. A pessimistic attitude (especially dark blue or dark grey).
People who fear losing their eyesight often dream of darkness.
Alternatively, darkness may symbolize your inability to see the truth or find the answers you want. Feeling cut off or without the ability to know what is happening in a situation. Feeling unable to know what is happening with other people. Ignorance of the truth. Feeling out of place.
To dream of the sun or light taking away the darkness represents answers, overcoming problems, or fear that is vanishing.
To dream of feeling safe in the dark it may reflect insecurity or self-defeat. Preferring to stay afraid or to avoid a challenge. It may also mean you are preferring to live with fear or negativity. A sign that negative influences or negative thinking patterns may be more interesting to you than real power. Alternatively, choosing the dark may represent the choice to stay ignorant.
To dream of pitch black darkness represents feelings of danger and uncertainty. You may be experiencing a serious problem without any idea about how to solve it. Not wanting to risk anything at all when something bad or negative is happening. Feeling that there is no help in range.
To dream of darkness overtaking the world represents feelings about your entire life revolving around a significant turn for the worst. Feeling that your entire life is being overtaken by fear, uncertainty, or negative energy. A dramatic loss of hope, trust, or justice. Feeling terrified that nothing matters ever again.
Example: A man dreamed of experiencing night time as he walked down a street. In waking life he had developed a rare illness and felt that his life was going to be destroyed.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a dark grey building. In waking life she was entering university and felt that nobody at the school was tolerant of her religious views.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of being a very dark room. In waking life she was experiencing negative comments being made by someone where their was no sense of humor at all.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing dark clouds. In waking life she was worried about her family.
In a dream, darkness means straying from God’s path, being lost, committing an error, erring, confusion and perplexity. If one walks out of darkness into light in his dream, it means salvation, safety, guidance, repentance from sin or release from prison. Dark- ness in a dream also represents an oppressor. Thus, walking into a dark place in a dream means being unjust. Obscurity in a dream means the darkness of one’s heart or blindness. It also could mean loneliness, keeping to oneself or hiding from people.