Gardens are about what we’re trying to cultivate in life.They represent areas of potential growth and are also related to the, sometimes difficult, process of self-discovery.
• The state of your dream garden will tell you much about your current process. Are there lots of weeds that need clearing out? Or perhaps your garden is overgrown and needs cutting back.
• Is your garden in need of watering or is everything growing healthily? Are new shoots appearing signifying new growth and development in your life? Or is the garden full of dead wood indicating your need to let go of things that no longer serve you?... The Premier in Dream Dictionary
If one side of the gate leading to the garden is seen as broken, it means the observer will divorce his wife.
An Unknown Garden : It stands for Jannah. Entering and touring such a garden suggest that the observer will attain Jannah by way of making greater progress in matters of Deen.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To dream about a damask rose bush in the wild foretells of a marriage within your family.
To dream that you are given a bouquet or damask roses indicates that you will discover a true and honest companion in life.
For women, if you dream that you are given a damask rose and place it in you hair, this suggests that you will be swindled by an individual whom you considered to be a faithful friend.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
(Flower garden) A garden in a dream means repentance, and repentance from sin in a dream means a garden. Watering one’s garden in a dream means having marital relations.
If one sees his garden dry in a dream, it means that his wife has commenced her menstrual period during which he is not permitted to have sexual intercourse with her. Ifhe sees someone else watering his garden in a dream, it means that such a person will betray him with his wife. Ifone sees himself entering an unknown garden with its trees unattended and its pasture unkempt in a dream, it means distress and worries.
A garden in a dream also represents a woman. Theyboth need water and they both bear fruits or children. In this case, if the garden is interpreted to represent a woman, then its trees and fruits represent her tribe, family and children.
An unknown garden in a dream also represents the Holy Qur’an.
A garden in a dream also represents a marketplace, a new bride’s house, a property, an animal domesticated for service, a shop, a business, a tavern, a bathhouse, generosity, an army made of slaves, cattle or personal assets. Ifone sees himself inside a garden in a dream, it means comfort and growth in his life.lfthe house to which this garden belongs is God’s house, then the man seeing it is in paradise. Ifhe is sick, it means that he will die from his illness and enter that paradise.
If the garden is unknown in the dream, it means martyrdom and particularly ifhe finds inside the garden a womancallinghim to herself, or to drink milk or honeyfrom the garden’s rivers and the same is true if the garden does not look like the ones he is accustomed to see in the world. Otherwise, If one sees himselflooking at a garden, and ifhe is unmarried, it means that he will meet a suitable woman and get married.
If he is married, it means that he will receive joy from his wife equal to that which he received from the garden in his dream.
If one finds within such a garden a group of associates or colleagues, the garden then represents a marketplace.
If one sees a servant or a worker of his urinating inside a well or a stream inside such a garden in the dream, it means that a relative will betray the interests of the family.
A garden whose owner is known in a dream represents a mosque, a park, people of knowledge, ignorant people, the generous ones or the stingy ones. It also represents a meeting place where the rich and the poor, the righteous and the insolent gather.
A garden in a dream also may indicate a religious center, a school, a center for scientific research and studies, a place of worship, etcetera.
If one enters a garden at the season of plucking its fruits in a dream, it means glad tidings, money and increase in one’s good deeds, marriage or children. On the other hand, if he enters a garden in the fall in a dream, it means defamation, indebtedness, divorce, or it could mean loss of a child. Seeing a deceased person in a garden means that he is in paradise.
A garden in a dream also represents a source of nourishment. Its fruits are colorful and their taste ranges from sweet to salty and from sour to bitter. (Also see House garden; Qur’iin)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Traditionally, dreaming of beautiful gardens is symbolic of great happiness and love.
If the garden is wild it means that you may have difficulties, but with some care and attention you are capable of overcoming them.
A garden filled with fresh growing vegetables denotes that you will be prosperous only if you exercise diligence in caring for your business.
If your dream garden is of flowers and fresh green trees then it foretells of a true love and a pleasant home in lovely surroundings. Should the garden be dying then you must take steps to secure your enterprise.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
Generally, the inner life of the dreamer, the area of growth or change in your life; what you are trying to cultivate in yourself; feelings of peace; being near to one’s natural self, meditative attitude. See also second example in wife under family.
Example: ‘I was working in quite a large garden by my house.
A pan of the garden was like a little alcove by other buildings.
The garden was kidney shaped. I had dug this small plot and was considering how I might relax and sunbathe there. My daughter said I should have worked harder on it—dug it better. I felt intense emotions of resentment and anger at her criticism. I staned telling her what a bad time I had in the past. How difficult it was even to work, let alone work hard’ (Beatrice G). This shows the garden as depicting what one has ‘worked on’ or produced in life. This could mean externally, or one’s own nature.
The daughter is Beatrice’s own self criticism, which pushes her on, though she has a tendency to want to relax ‘in the sun*. This aspect of garden suggests how ‘fruitful’ one’s life has been socially and spiritually.
Beautiful garden: suggests satisfaction at time of dream. Overgrown, weeds in garden: awareness of particular parts of your personality which need working on. Perhaps negative habits need weeding out’. Square, circular garden: holds a lot of your gathered wisdom and insights which would be useful if made conscious. Garden pool: childhood, or early stage in the evolution of one’s self consciousness, during which there was a sense of communal awareness; sense of unity with life. See dream processing; the self under archetypes. Idioms: bear garden, up the garden path. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
The garden is the place where our soul joins nature. It symbolizes longing, fertility, and a satisfying love life.
A place of harmony and relaxation (as well as sin, as in the “Garden of Eden’), a place to become grounded and a place of civilized nature, corresponding to a “civilized” inner life. It is the domestic, fenced-in area in contrast to the untamed Field, or even Forest. Stepping into a garden is like retreating from the harshness of the outside world, looking for protection and relaxation. In Egypt the garden has always been the symbol for woman. According to Freud, female sexuality.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
1- Dreaming of a garden can be fascinating, because it may indicate the area of growth in our own lives, or it can be that which we are trying to cultivate in ourselves. It often represents the inner life of the dreamer and that which we totally appreciate about our own being.
2- The garden is often the symbol of the feminine attributes and the qualities of wildness which need to be cultivated and tamed in order to create order. Closed gardens particularly have this significance and can represent virginity.
3- A garden can represent a form of paradise, as in the Garden of Eden.
The dreamer should look to some spiritual relaxation.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
(see Flowers, Fruit, Herbs, Seeds, Vegetables, Weeds)
The condition of the garden can indicate the condition of many things, including your health, a relationship, or a business venture. So, a weedy or barren garden isn’t a good sign, whereas a flourishing garden is very positive.
Planting a garden: Seeding the soil of self with specific virtues that you hope will grow to fullness.
Weeding a garden: Ridding yourself of things that entangle and deter real maturation.
Tilling a garden: Preparation and readiness. Putting things in order so that your goals have good ground on which to develop.
An alternative type of island or oasis dream in which a blossoming garden equates to your image of paradise, or the attainment of some spiritual goal portrayed by what’s growing.... The Language of Dreams
A garden represents self-expression and reflects the level at which your personality is developed. You may have planted new ideas, hopes, and wishes in your garden, which will bloom in the spring for life’s fulfillment.
A flower garden may represent the myriad variety of personal expressions that can blossom when cared for.
A vegetable garden represents you: plans for sustaining life, or it can represent your expectations for the future.
A walk through your garden suggests that you are in appreciation of what you have created.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Vision: Women who are dissatisfied and unhappy often dream about a fenced-in garden with beautiful flowers they can’t reach. Walking through a garden filled with beautiful flowers means emotional stability, satisfaction, and new friendships.
An overgrown garden: a sign of remorse about past mistakes and things you failed to do. Taking a walk through a beautiful garden: pleasant experiences ahead.
A garden surrounded by a high fence: someone will deny you an urgent favor because you have failed to show how you truly feel.
The dream is usually a sign that you are isolating from the people around you.
Depth Psychology: The condition of the garden in your dream is a symbol of the state of your inner life, how seriously you take your responsibilities, and how well you use your talents and natural abilities. What does the garden look like? What is growing there? See Flower, Grass, Pasture, Tree.... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream about a fruit or vegetable garden suggests that your efforts and conscientiousness will reap benefits in the end. This dream is also representative of maturity and steadiness.
To dream about a flower garden indicates peace, tranquility, love, and happiness at home. You prefer to nurture others.
To dream about a sparse weed-infested garden indicates that you are not paying attention to your religious or spiritual needs. You have let things go and they are reminding you to pay attention.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
A garden filled with fresh growing vegetables denotes that you will be prosperous only if you exercise diligence in caring for your business.
If your dream garden is of flowers and fresh green trees then it foretells of a true love and a pleasant home in lovely surroundings. Should the garden be dying then you must take steps to secure your enterprise.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
This dream is about the state of your life, your level of fruition, abundance and manifestation.
If the garden is flourishing, it is because you are on track and being true to your nature.
If the garden is in disrepair, it is symbolic that you need to pluck the weeds that don’t serve you and plant the seeds of your creative dreams and aspirations. See Fruit, Flowers and Harvest.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A garden can represent a form of paradise, as in the garden of eden. We are able to allow ourselves some spiritual relaxation and life need not be too much of a trial. Dreaming of herbs in a garden is often to do with the magical and mystical.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: The garden is often a symbol of the wilder feminine attributes, which need to be cultivated and tamed in order to create clarity. Enclosed gardens particularly have this significance and traditionally have represented virginity.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Dreaming of a garden can be fascinating because it may indicate the area of growth in our own lives, or it can be that which we are trying to cultivate in ourselves. It often represents our inner life and that which we totally appreciate about our own being.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
(Garden greens; Herbs; Legume; Sprouts) A bouquet of fresh garden herbs in a dream represent a man in sorrow and distress. Gathering a bunch of mixed herbs from one’s garden in a dream signifies trouble caused by a female members of one’s family.
If it is a bunch of fresh sprouts, then one should be careful about an evil mishap. Dry sprouts in a dream signify money that will salvage a bad investment. (Also see Sprouts)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To dream of the Garden of Eden may indicate an important choice that may have far-reaching consequences. Sitting alone in the Garden of Eden suggests that it may be necessary to retreat and contemplate your decision.
To dream of speaking to someone in the Garden could mean you are being unduly influenced in an important decision. This may be a decision that only you are able to make and the Garden of Eden in a dream suggests you follow your heart.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Tools for gardening relate to cultivating thfe areas of your life or your creative projects. They may suggest tha: it is time to plant seeds for a new beginning or to cultivate tow ideas into a project.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
The down to earth but wise aspect of self; the wisdom or insights gathered through life, from which we can direct our own growth and life to integrate the many pans of our nature, the process in each of us—the Christ—which synthesises our life experience, and considers what love, what resonance with all life, there is in it. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
1- Whenever a person appears in our dream in a certain role it is important to look at what he is actually doing.
The gardener can represent the insights which we have gathered through our experience in life and can equally represent wisdom, but of a particular sort. Often the gardener indicates someone on whom we can rely; who will take care of those things with which we do not feel capable of dealing.
2- If we find ourselves looking after a garden within a dream then we arc looking after ourselves. We are nurturing those aspects of ourselves that we have carefully cultivated and which we need to keep ‘tidy’, in order to get the best out of ourselves.
3- A gardener helps us identify with the wiser aspects of ourselves. We need to tend to these gifts of wisdom and not let them become stagnant.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Dreams of a gardener symbolize the pragmatic aspect of you that is down to earth and grounded. You are aware of what is working in your life, and what is not. Realizing what new seeds need to be planted and what weeds need to be eliminated.
The gardener represents your connection to the natural world and how to nurture life into existence and reap the harvest of your work.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A gardener helps us identify with our wiser aspects such as correct speech and careful thought. We need to tend to these gifts of wisdom and not let them become stagnant.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: If we find ourselves looking after a garden within a dream, we are nurturing those aspects of ourselves that we have carefully cultivated and that we need to keep ‘tidy’, in order to get the best out of ourselves.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Whenever a person appears in our dream in a certain role it is important to look at what he is actually doing.
The gardener can represent the insights that we have gathered through our experience in life and can equally represent wisdom, but of a particular sort. Often the gardener indicates someone on whom we can rely, who will take care of those things with which we do not feel capable of dealing.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Tending your garden may reveal the stage a: which you are fulfilling your plans for the future. It may mention that you are putting a lot of energy into your dreams, or it can reflect that there is still a lot of work to do.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
In a dream, a house garden means protection ofwomen’s chastity, the honor of men’s abstinence, denial of suspicion regarding the lawfulness of one’s earnings, or protection of children’s innocence.
A private garden in a dream may mean stinginess, or refusing to satisfy the needs of someone who asks for help, whether his needs are financial or relating to acquiring knowl216 edge.
A house garden in a dream also represents one’s private devotion, fasting, asceticism, piety, fear of wrongdoing, celebrating God’s praises and exalting His holiness.
A house garden in a dream also could mean a marriage within the family, insanity on the part of that house dwellers, paying a financial penalty, or it could mean an imposition. (Also see Garden; Nursery)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Vision: Looking at a can of kerosene: meeting a certain person might be useful but unpleasant. Lighting a kerosene lamp is a warning about too much foolishness. Spilling kerosene: a relationship based solely on opportunism is coming to an end. See OU.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of kerosene are symbolic of the fuel for passion, the catalyst for the fire of your creativity, passion, sexuality and transformation. This dream denotes your desire to raise the level of intensity in your current relationship or business endeavor.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Vision: Seeing a primrose: a happy love relationship. Receiving a bouquet of primroses: somebody is in love with you—you just don’t know it yet. Picking primroses: with patience your longing for love wnll be answered.
Depth Psychology: See Flower.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of prosecuting someone is an integration dream reflecting your desire to prove another’s guilt to exalt your own position. These qualities, which you find so offensive, are disowned aspect of yourself. See Judge, Critic and Integration Dreams.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Most flowers are seen as friendly dream symbols. Roses may have their own special meaning and could represent femininity, beauty, love, or romance. Roses may have some spiritual significance as well. They are used when expressing both positive and negative emotions. They unfold and can be considered symbols of innocence.
The color of the rose, as well as the details of the dream should be considered when making interpretation. (E.g. White - purity; red - passion; Pink - romance and love; black - death.) See also: Flower... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
The rose plays the same role in the West that the lotus plays in the Orient. Both blossom, producing many thousands of petals, and represent the highest stage of consciousness.
The rose is often a symbol of the self. As a well-known symbol of love, it points to the dreamer’s feeling of security and suggests that he should be more open to love.
The Greek word rodor for rose came from the ancient Greek word for “flowing,” which may have been coined to convey the flow of fragrance from this flower. But this never-ending flow of fragrance from the rose also shortens its life, causing it to wilt rapidly. Because this magnificently flowering, fragrant blossom wilts so fast, it is also considered a symbol of death.
The rose also points to the world beyond, which is the reason that the Catacombs in Rome are decorated with garlands of roses.
The rose also is the harbinger of death in the Oraclesy and it is reported that a few days before their death, bishops would find a white rose on their chair.
The belief in the death-announcing rose has influenced customs in England and Germany, where people have been reluctant to bring roses to a sick person. And if a rose bush produced a green rose—that is, when the petals turned green—as English folklore had it, a family member would die.
It is not only in England that the rose is connected with death. As far back as ancient Rome, every year a festival of the roses was celebrated where the dead were honored. Graves were decorated with wreaths made from roses.
Since time immemorial, what happens in the presence of the rose is not talked about. In antiquity, when a rose was suspended above the table, the meal was taken “sub rosa,” as it was called then, which means that absolutely nothing from the conversation was repeated after the meal.
The early Christians took up this symbolic tradition: the presence of a rose indicated that silence was to be observed when heathens were among them.
The rose as the symbol for silence continued into the 18th century, when, for instance, wooden roses were carved into the woodwork of the confessional and roses were also included in the stucco of the halls of the court.
The rose, like the lotus, is considered the perfect flower, which is one of the reasons why the Christian Church declared it to be the image of wisdom. This was instrumental in the rose becoming a symbol of Christ. Mary is also depicted as a rose, but a rose without thorns, because in Christian symbolism the thorns of the rose indicate sin, and Mary was free of sin.
The rose has something very mystical about it. Praying the rosary is considered meditation.
The Sufis pray with a drop of rose fragrance dabbed on the area of the “third eye,” because it is said that the rose cleanses and strengthens the spirit. In ancient Greece a wreath of roses was already thought to strengthen the mind.
The Roman Emperor wore a wreath of roses for the same reason. Romans wore wreaths made from roses during decadent outdoor feasts, because they hoped the roses would minimize the effects of too much drinking.
The rose as the image of a clear mind was also known to the alchemists, who connected the rose to the idea of deliverance. In Dante’s Paradiso the small group of saved sinners is pictured in the form of a white rose above which angels circle like bees. That the way to salvation is possible only through love is perhaps the most important lesson of the rose, the flower originally dedicated to Aphrodite, goddess of love. But that the rose also symbolizes flesh and blood is seen in the fact that Dionysus also claimed the rose to be his.
Time and again we hear about a rose bush that never stops blooming; about rose branches in a vase that for 70 years produced white blossoms; and about how the food for the poor that, in the basket of saints, is transformed into roses.
For those interested in the magic of the rose, we might also mention the Pentagram of the Rose.
If you connect the center of each petal with the center of the petal that comes after the next, you will form a pentagram, the foot of the Druids, the old magic figure that Faust wanted to use to overcome Satan.
The Greeks considered the long-lived, five-leaved rose bush, with the imprint of a pentagram, to be the symbol of the cycle of the Cosmos, which, according to Aristotle, is determined by the five elements (fire, water, earth, air, and ether). Also, the Rosicrucians see the rose as a symbol of hidden wisdom, using it as a symbol in their cross.
The color of the rose is also important.
A wilted rose is a sign of a relationship gone bad. According to Jung, the rose is always the symbol for wholeness, representing, in the form of the mandala, a symbol for the order of the world.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
A nearly timeless symbol of love, passion, and the spirit of beauty in all its many forms, having been originally associated with the goddess Venus.
The color of the rose here provides more meaning.
For example, purple roses are exotic emotions, red is for passionate love, and yellow is for friendship.
Thorny roses speak of the difficulties in all relationships. Native American shamans believe that nature hides its greatest treasures beneath such painful traps so that we have to work to receive the prize.
A rose with its bud just opening represents the blossoming of your highest conscious awareness.
Alchemically, the rose symbolizes wisdom; blue roses represent impossible tasks, and gold ones are an emblem for achievement.
Jung believed that in dreams a rose became a mandala representing an integrated person and wholeness.
In Babylonia and ancient Arabia, the rose became an alternative emblem for Paradise with strong sexual connotations of this also equating to a woman’s vulva. Consequently, this can be a dream figure for women, and your feelings toward women.... The Language of Dreams
Vision: Dreaming about red roses: you are in love and that love will be returned. White roses: someone is secredv in love with you, but too shy to tell you. Yellow roses: jealous)’ and alienation in your love relationship. Wilted roses: your love for another person is dying. Getting pricked by a thorn: you will face obstacles on your path and feel hurt in your love relationship. Picking roses: you want to take someone by storm (or be taken by storm). Picking yellow roses: bouts of jealousy will be a burden on your relationship. Young girls dreaming about a wreath of red roses: a wedding is not far off. See Flowers.
Depth Psychology: The rose is a symbol of blossoming as well as wilting love, but it also shows the grace of your soul and may express your longing for a “pure,” platonic relationship—the highest form of love.... Dreamers Dictionary
1- The rose in dreams has a great deal of symbolism. It represents love and admiration; in a bouquet the number of roses and the colour will be significant (see Numbers and Colour). It can also suggest fertility and virginity.
2- As a psychological symbol the rose represents perfection. It contains within it the mysterv of life and its grace and happiness. It also suggests the cycle of life, through the cycle of its own growth and decay.
3- Spiritually the rose has ambivalent meanings. It suggests perfection and passion, life and death. Time and Eternity. It also represents the heart, the centre of life.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Opening to love is the message delivered from this pink quartz crystal. Rose quartz might also be offered as a tool for healing the wounded hean or for opening the closed hean. (See Crystal.)... Ariadne's Book of Dream
(Blossoms; Kiss) In a dream, a rose represents a noble person, a woman, a newborn son, or it could represent the homecoming of a long awaited traveler. Plucking roses from a rosebush in a dream means harvesting honor, love, prosperity and blessings. Kissing a white rose in a dream means kissing a Godfearing woman. Plucking a red rose in a dream means kissing a fun loving woman. Smelling the fragrance of a yellow rose in a dream means kissing a sick woman.
A bouquet of roses in a dream means kisses, one after the other.
A rosebud in a dream means a miscarriage.
A rose in a dream also represents an estranged wife, or it could mean a dying woman, a losing business, a short lived happiness, or a promise that does not last. Receiving a rose from a young man in a dream means receiving a promise that will not hold too. Seeing a crown of roses over one’s head in a dream means getting married. Roses on a tray in a dream signify the pleasure of youth that does not last, or they could denote the temporary joy of this world. Roses in a dream also signify praiseworthiness, or enjoying a good reputation. Rose oil or attar which is made from the petals of damask roses in a dream means intelligence, clarity of mind, a friendly and a gentle person. Ifa sick person sees himself laying on a bed of flowers in a dream, it means that he might die within forty days, because forty days represent the life span of a rose blossom. Cutting off a rosebush in a dream means distress. Harvesting roses in a dream means joy.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To dream of seeing roses blooming and fragrant, denotes that some joyful occasion is nearing, and you will possess the faithful love of your sweetheart.
For a young woman to dream of gathering roses, shows she will soon have an offer of marriage, which will be much to her liking. Withered roses, signify the absence of loved ones. White roses, if seen without sunshine or dew, denotes serious if not fatal illness.
To inhale their fragrance, brings unalloyed pleasure.
For a young woman to dream of banks of roses, and that she is gathering and tying them into bouquets, signifies that she will be made very happy by the offering of some person whom she regards very highly. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
If roses are blooming cm the biash or they are fresh cut in a vase, the predictions are all joyful for those who are in love. They point toward an early marriage and a wide circle of true friends.... The Complete Dream Book
[plant] interpreted upon 6 sides: beautiful child, friend, man that is bad in endeavour / liviness, he has no loyalty, young girl & good boy. And for the woman it is a good marriage & an absent book / message.... Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik
To wear or see rosettes on others while in dreams, is significant of frivolous waste of time; though you will experience the thrills of pleasure, they will bring disappointments. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
To dream of visiting zoological gardens, denotes that you will have a varied fortune. Sometimes it seems that enemies will overpower you and again you stand in the front rank of success. You will also gain knowledge by travel and sojourn in foreign countries.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation