Dream symbol Skeleton


skeleton, grim reaper, death, end-beginning, life change

The skeleton that serves as the skeleton of our body remains well preserved for many years after the death of a human being. For scientists who are constantly on the search for new knowledge about past lives or earlier life circumstances, a skeleton is quite revealing as a find. A skeleton is probably par excellence the symbol of death, as it represents the remains of deceased people. That is why a skeleton is also associated with a creepy feeling.

A skeleton in a dream that is up to all kinds of mischief could make you wake up in a sweaty state. What does this dream image want to tell us?

General dream interpretation

The image of a skeleton in the dream event illustrates the basic idea of a concrete plan or behavior of the dreamer. What is the primal ground on which his beliefs and attitudes are based? It represents a support and hold for him. What he relies on can reveal a lot about his personality.

Specifically, if the dreamer is frightened in the dream because of a skeleton appearing, this conveys that he is afraid of certain features and characteristics of his character itself, or at least is astonished. There are certainly traits of himself in that case that he does not glorify in such a way.

If one is on a chase, escaping from a skeleton, he should face the conflicts and problems in life. One could be dealing with loss in the private sphere or on a financial level. Fate does not allow to negotiate with itself. One should be prepared for the fact that nothing is under our control. It provides immense relief in the realization of what wants to come, will come, whether we oppose it or welcome the change. If one specifically sees a skeletal hand in a dream, the next steps should be well thought out.

A dancing or even singing skeleton is quite a strange sight. But the dreamer can be quite reassured, because this illustrates in a positive sense the attitude to life of the person concerned. Liveliness and dancing lightness is indicated by this.

Psychological dream interpretation

According to psychological interpretation, the dream symbol of the skeleton stands as a symbol of illness and death.

The dream research psychoanalysts interpret in this dream image that is seen in sleep, the dreamer is afraid of death. The idea that the body is aging and will one day die seems to weigh on him. The skeleton is meant to serve as encouragement for the dreamer to face this fear and reconsider his attitudes about it.

In addition, this dream symbol points the dreamer to specific feelings and aspects that have no place in life, which can have an unhealthy and damaging effect on the mind and body. The "death" of these repressed parts seem like a disappearance, symbolized by the skeleton in the dream.

Spiritual dream interpretation

A skeleton symbolizes in the spiritual dream interpretation equal to the psychological interpretation the symbol of death. At the same time, it serves as an invitation to confront oneself. What life change is pending at the moment and what action is required for it?


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