(see Authority Figures, Icons) A personal guide or guardian who either safeguards you in times of need or conveys important messages, most likely of a spiritual nature. Divine blessings and protection, especially if one covers you with its wings. In Christianity, angels are servants and messengers for God, often attending and defending believers in their […]
(see Fairy) Important information or truth you need to gather up (see Water). Remember, however, that one must go to the well and lower the bucket for it to be useful. An alternative cup emblem that indicates more profuse quantities.
(see Beverages, Brewing) In Egypt, dreaming of barley beer meant longevity to the dreamer, whereas a beer made from wheat portended joyous times ahead. Love and commitment. In old Germany, the Minne (love) cup filled with ritual beer was offered to the bride and groom at weddings. Social occasions. In Norse tradition especially, and among […]
(see Beverages, Chalice)
(see Abyss, Basket, Beverages by type, Bowl, Circle, Cauldron) Alternative womb and fertility symbol, especially if filled with liquid (see Milk, Juice, Water, Wine). Arthurian and Druidical lore identify this emblem as the grail, the cup that signifies humankind’s connection with nature and each other. Christian: The sacredness of life and the quality of forgiveness […]
(see by type, Field) Fulfillment and maturity in yourself, a job, or a relationship. Research the specific flower for other more detailed associations. Most have correlations with divine beings, historical figures, and folkloric attributes. For example, the lily is often an emblem of Christ, the rose is often a symbol of Mary, the Mother Goddess, […]
Being in a bumpy situation, or a circumstance that gets disrupted with petty annoyances. Minor technical troubles that seem to keep popping up. Interrupted communications that will eventually abate.
(see Salve) Historically, receiving such a dream on holy ground was believed to foretell recuperation from whatever sickness was depicted (see Church, Monastery, Temple). A pressing need for physical attention. Take note of what type of healer is pictured here to better discern where to seek aid. The person or animal receiving healing in a […]
(see Animals) Defense mechanisms working overtime. Metaphorically bristling at any new ideas, possibilities, or relationships for fear of failure or being hurt. You may be threatening others in order to get your own way, whether or not you actually intend to follow through on the warning given.
(see Oyster, Pearl, Water) An alternative symbol for, and more ancient type of, a cup. The voice of the water, the emotional, intuitive nature, reaching out to us from the swell of busy thoughts. For some sea creatures, a type of annor that also becomes a home when necessary. Are you becoming too reclusive, or […]