It is amazing that parrots can learn to talk in the way humans do at all, even if they may only be able to manage a few simple phrases. However, the message of seeing a parrot in your dream might be deeper than, “Polly want a cracker?”
You may wonder if a dream of dancing means something important about your romantic life. It might, but the physical act of dancing reminds you that you have to be aware of your own experience to share it most effectively with someone else.
In waking life, roses are known for their beauty, and they are often associated with romance. Roses in dreams can have similar meaning. However, looking at the details of your rose dream can help you come up with an interpretation that is accurate for you.
Sand may be a big part of the landscape where you live, or you might only see it through travel or in news stories about faraway places. No matter how often you encounter sand in your waking life, its unique characteristics can be interpreted symbolically if you see sand in your dreams.
Snakes in your dreams are usually scary because of the threat that they can bite you. If a big python is coming after you in your dream, though, the worst threat actually might not be a bite.
Dreams are not limited to the constraints of physical reality, so you might find yourself doing something unusual like floating in a dream. While it can sometimes be easier to figure out the symbolism of dream images that are more tethered to your everyday activities, a floating dream can show you where you are untethered in your life.
Given the powerful reputation of scorpions, it might be surprising that they are generally less than nine inches long, according to National Geographic Kids. Your scorpion dream could therefore symbolize a situation where someone’s impact on the world is out of proportion to their size.
Dreaming of a bathroom might seem weird, but it is actually very common. Even if the imagery of your bathroom dream is a little gross, it is nothing to be ashamed of.
It can be calming to watch fish swim in a fish tank. However, your dream of a fish tank could have a much deeper meaning.
Fairy tales often break things down into groups of three, like the Three Little Pigs and the Three Bears. Having the number 3 prominent in your dream can take on a similarly mythic significance.
Perhaps not all birds can be trained to physically carry messages like the carrier pigeons did in World War I, but any bird that appears in your dreams definitely has a unique and important message for you.
Apples are a common fruit, but their cultural associations run surprisingly deep. If you dream of an apple, you might be hungry for more than just food.