(Hair of a newborn; Immolation offered on the seventh day for a newborn; Islamic tradition of shaving the hair of a newborn on the seventh day after his birth; Sacrament; Weighing the shaved hair of a newborn and distributing an equal measure in gold or silver in charity for his benefit.) The offering of an Aqiqah ceremony in a dream represents glad tidings, the arrival of a long awaited person, recovering from an illness, or the release of a prisoner. Participating in the sacrament of the Aqiqah rites in a dream also could represent a growing faith and certitude, and emulating the blessed traditions of Allah’s Prophet, upon whom be peace.
If the sacrifice presented in one’s dream on that day is a permissible one and if one fulfils all the necessary rituals in his dream, then it denotes his praiseworthy character and the success of his endeavors.
If one offers a non-permissible sacrifice in his dream and presents it to people to eat from, then his dream represents a recalcitrant child, or a rebellious son. (Also see Aqiq canyons; Carnelian-red)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Dreams of being disinherited symbolize that you are in a spiritual crisis, venting out and processing your fear of being cast out of your circle of life, cut off without means of support. This dream is a reminder for you to become -sufficient and to cultivate your spiritual connection to the one life and one source that never runs out and could never cut you off.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreams of a hypocrite denote that you are processing through and bringing to your awareness to your conflicting needs so that you can walk your talk and talk your walk; being in sync with your mind, body and spirit.
If you are judging someone else’s hypocrisy, be aware that you wouldn’t be so emotionally charged by this unless this behavior mirrored your own shadow.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Spiritually we are able to focus our energies in such a way that we can work for the greater good. Repetition helps to concentrate the power we are calling on, whatever our system of belief, and is used in prayer and in mantra.
A rite is a customary form for a religious ceremony and in dreams is only distinguishable from a ritual in that it is given credence by its long usage. Such a rite would be that of baptism.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: Such rituals as getting up in the morning, because they are habits, simply have the purpose of getting us focused. Religious rituals have taken on a life of their own and help concentrate the power of the many. Magical rituals have become ‘power centres’ in their own right.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Rituals can range from the ‘sublime to the ridiculous’. They are actions that are repeated over and over again in order to achieve a certain result. In dreams, such an action can be a comfort mechanism or a way of learning a required behaviour.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: Magical ritual often concentrates on the union of two polarities – male and female, drive and receptivity. Ancient religions symbolized this in the sacred marriage and many dreams – particularly as we begin exploring spirituality – echo this. Men will most often play the role of priest and women as priestess in such dreams – that is, fulfilling their gender roles.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Dreams of a rite of passage signify that you are progressing, growing, changing and developing in an honorable way. You may be in the midst of a transition, in which case your dream may be giving you the message to deepen your connection to your spirit so that you may continue your positive momentum. See Ritual and Ceremony.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Sprite, a soft drink bottled by Coca-Cola, as an outstanding symbol may appear to bring attention to its name or relate to a refreshing expenence. It may announce a mystical fairy buzzing around your head in the night, perhaps to bring the message of a small blessing. It may also comment on living vivaciously.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
If you dream of a typewriter, then you are romantic, idealistic and even nostalgic for days gone by. This dream can also be showing you that your communication style is rigid, old-fashioned, and out-moded. Consider that this dream may be telling you that it is time for you to learn a new way of expressing yourself.... Strangest Dream Explanations
(Jot down; Scribble; Writing) Writing in a dream signifies a trick, a gimmick or a conspiracy.
A writer in a dream represents a cunning and a fraudulent person.
If one’s handwriting looks illegible, or inelegant in the dream, it means that he will repent for dishonesty and from defrauding people. Writing on a scroll or on a legal pad in a dream means that one may receive an inheritance. Writing in a notebook in a dream means dodging, or repudiation. Writing a novel or a book in a dream means receiving unlawful money, or it could mean falling sick.
If one sees himself writing a book or a letter and finishes it in his dream, it means that he will complete a project and fulfill his goals.
If he fails to complete his book or his letter in the dream, it means that something will hamper, or stand in the way of completing his project. Writing with the left hand in a dream means indulging in loathsome actions, going astray, or perhaps having a son who is born from adultery, or it could mean that one may become a poet. Signing a deed, a check or a legal contract in a dream means failing to fulfill an agreement.
If one sees someone he knows drafting a contract between them in a dream, it means that the other person will defraud him, mislead him in a business deal and drive him astray.
If one finds himself illiterate and incapable of writing in a dream, it means that he is depressed, though God Almighty will show him a way out of his difficulties.
If an illiterate person sees himself trying to learn how to write and read in a dream, it means that he will benefit from something he feared for a long time, or it could mean that he will go through hard times.
If a learned person finds himself incapable of writing anything in a dream, it means depression, fear, toiling and obstruction of his business. (Also see Book; Letter; Paper; Sign)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
(Author; Book; Letter; Scribe; Secretary; Starling; Write) A writer in a dream represents a dishonest, cunning, deceitful and a fraudulent person.
If a writer sees himself unlettered in a dream, it means that he will forget his pranks, or lose his mind, or waste his religion, or develop a weak spiritual standing, or become poor.
If one sees himself as an unlettered person, then if he suddenly becomes a writer in a dream, it means that he will develop pranks and deceive his opponent or enemy. Discovering oneself as a writer in a dream means that one will attend to the comfort of others rather than to his own comfort. Consequently he will get exhausted from such exercise and find that he gained nothing from it. Ifa sick person sees such a dream, it means, his death.
If a worker sees that dream, then it connotes his honesty and loyalty, or it could mean that he will be promoted, or get a raise from his employer.
A writer in a dream also represents a tailor, a farmer, or a locomotive engineer. Seeing a scribe, or the secretary of managerial people, or someone in authority in a dream means that one may become one of them, or it could mean that he will rise in station, or improve his life. (Also see Paper; Write)... Islamic Dream Interpretation