Dream symbol Desert


oasis, wasteland, caravan, mirage, dryness, loneliness, renunciation, helplessness, inner reflection

Standing in a desert and looking into this endless expanse of the sea of sand can give you incredible beauty on the one hand and loneliness on the other. Very few animals and plants can survive in this barren vegetation because there is either extreme heat during the day, which occurs in stone, sand or salt deserts, or severe cold in an ice desert. Savannah" refers to an area that resembles the desert, but has more plants and trees.

The image of the desert can appear in dreamland in very different ways. Perhaps you get lost in the desert and panic, feeling completely helpless and lost. On the contrary, one would like to consciously withdraw into the solitude of the desert and enjoy this silence.

General dream interpretation

Mostly the desert is interpreted according to the general opinion not necessarily positively auspicious. If the dreamer sees a desert on the dream level, this expresses helplessness and loneliness of the person concerned. It is uncertain whether the contribution and cooperation of family and friends can be relied upon, the dreamer should not count on them one hundred percent. For this reason, obstacles may not be so easy to get out of the way. Even if you do not reach your goal this time, hops and malt are not completely lost if you focus on your special qualities.

If you travel through the desert in a dream or even get lost in it, you should be prepared for problems that will soon visit you. The desert serves as an expression for a renunciation that means a lot in real life. It could be something that is taken away from the dreamer. Traveling through a desert involves dangers, as one must know about the conditions there, about the right equipment or how to behave. In the same way, even when awake, one should equip oneself well in advance, in case conflictual events test one.

If you see empty, deserted dunes in the desert, this is an indication of turmoil and conflict in contact with fellow human beings, as well as unsatisfied longings in love relationships.

Psychological dream interpretation

According to the psychological dream interpretation, behind the dream image "desert", in which the dreamer is traveling completely alone, existential fears are often also in the package with a lack of self-confidence and insecurity.The dreamer is warned with regard to this not to let himself be fully absorbed by his own fears. There is concern on the part of the sufferer that he will not be able to assert himself in the external world, shaped by the rapid changes. To get this insecurity out of the way, you need to actively take steps and invest some effort and effort.

If the person concerned rides through an endless desert together with other persons in the dream plot, this symbolizes loneliness according to psychoanalysts. Despite a lot of social interaction with the environment, the affected person feels empty and has the feeling that his longing for closeness and security is not completely fulfilled.

Now and then there is a possibility that the sleeping person intentionally escapes to a desert to be in silence and undisturbed. Isolation willed by choice can at certain times bring to light creative ideas .

Spiritual dream interpretation

According to spiritual guidelines, the desert serves as a symbol for a conversation with God or also stands for a place of contemplation . In such a place, a revelation could take place, which is of great importance.


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