Feelings of sorrow or of being overburdened can manifest in dreams as baggage. The type of baggage will be important, bulky suitcases being less easily dealt with than a simple bag. The spiritual implication is that you are perhaps holding on to inherited or learned ideas, beliefs and concepts which are for you no longer […]
Symbolic of the things people drag with them from previous relationships. Baggage is also symbolic of God forcing someone to move, Ezek. 12:6
You are under some psychological stress and may have to decide that some projects or feelings can be left behind in waking life. When you have been carrying luggage or baggage in a dream and find it has disappeared, you have successfully dealt with the problem.
To be carrying extra baggage in a dream suggests that you may be carrying an extra load, either emotional or practical. You are expecting too much of yourself or of others and are carrying past hurt or trauma, possibly from as far back as childhood.
Baggage generally symbolises material and psychological concerns. Look at where you have become emotionally entangled in “stuff” and are holding on to things. • Clutter is anything you don’t use, need or love. Everything you own has a call on your attention however subtle. • When that is an old emotional pattern or stuck behaviour […]
Luggage in a dream can be slightly different to baggage in that luggage will symbolize what we feel is necessary to have us go forward. It can be those habits and emotions that have helped us in the past, but which can now be reappraised before being ‘repacked’ for more efficient use.
Dreaming of a trunk has the same connotation as a treasure chest and indicates that spiritually we need to explore our hidden depths and the knowledge we have stored in order to get the best out of ourselves. Consult the entries for animals, baggage, box, chest / box, gems / jewels, luggage and treasure for […]
In previous times to dream of a trunk was supposed to foretell a long journey. Nowadays, as people tend to travel light, it is much more likely to represent the baggage that we have accumulated in our day-to-day life. An elephant’s trunk, by association with the idea that elephants never forget, could signify memories.
Traditional lore says that the mountain may represent spirituality and all the lessons that await you. It is also said to represent mental development and awareness. The most logical interpretation is that it represents attainment of your goals. If you are ascending a mountain, you are working hard and trying to accomplish your goals, and […]
In Native American mythology, the hawk is the messenger. Therefore, if the hawk seems to be friendly, an important and probably positive message will come your way. Other symbols in the dream can reveal what that message concerns. Hawk can also indicate an important opportunity coming your way. If the hawk seems forbidding, however, this […]