The ancients found the darkness a source of great fear, and so dreaming of darkness could be calling your attention to a fear you have that needs to be dealt with. Darkness also hides one’s surroundings, and so darkness in a dream could indicate that you are “in the dark” about something, and need to […]
See Lamp, Lantern, Lighthouse. Symbol for consciousness, intellect, reason, clarity, hope, and joy. The image of the center of life—as the sun is the center of the universe—the spark of the soul and the longing for a much sought-after object. The light is the opposite of depression, doubt, darkness, and illness. Light means creative spirit. […]
Spiritually the lamp can suggest the idea of a personal guiding ‘light in darkness’. The hermit in the tarot demonstrates this in his protectiveness of the light and his need to be able to move forward despite the darkness around him. The lamp can also signify the light of the divine and immortality.
Based as it is on a battle, chess highlights the conflict between the spiritual powers of light and darkness. The white pieces and squares represent the light, and the black, darkness.
Gloom is less pervasive than darkness, so if it is around in a dream, it can indicate difficulty in being able to see or comprehend things from an external viewpoint. There may be negativity around in waking life of which we have to be aware in order to be able to dispel it – to […]
Symbol: “God is light and in him there is no darkness” (1. John 1.5). Light brings order to chaos.Vision: A light always symbolizes a signpost, a guiding force. You are either on the right path or it will soon dawn on you what path you want to travel. Candlelight is a suggestion to look inside, […]
(Atheism; Ignorance; Night; Obscurity) 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. Darkness in a dream also represents an oppressor. Thus, walking […]
Generally, being aware; waking as opposed to sleeping; being able to understand and have insight; to see; lightness of heart; release from dark feelings. Example: ‘1 am alone in the house. It begins to grow dark, so I switch the light on, but the light is very dim. So I go to another room and […]
As mystical little bodies of light, fireflies signify your bright ideas that may arrive to light up the darkness of discontent.
See Light. One is unable to tolerate the dark side of the Self or others. At the same time, however, it is a light in the darkness, a symbol of insight and hope.