(see Closet, Wrapping Paper) Unexpected surprises, good or bad. For example, birthday gifts are usually pleasant, whereas what awaited inside Pandora’s box was not. Gifts, talents, and abilities that exist within you, but have thus far remained “wrapped up.” Freudian: An alternative vaginal emblem. A sense of uncertainty, source of reservation, or seed of doubt. […]
In children, often a reflection of their fears. What exacdy is the closet hiding? If the door is ajar, perhaps you are thinking of coming out of the closet with some controversial aspect of your life or beliefs. If a skeleton is in the closet, consider what you might be hiding from others, or even […]
Escaping from a jail: Freedom, liberation, and self-expression. Also moving into a new stage in your life. Punishing yourself or someone else for something you perceive as going against personal, societal, or divine law. Cabin fever. Feeling cooped up with no place to really stretch your skills. Restraint. What’s inside the cage that you’re not […]
During the Middle Ages, an emblem of approval and honor. To take up a glove was to accept a challenge, and giving a glove indicated respect. Victorian: Propriety’ and manners, especially among women. In this setting, the glove might indicate a refined outlook, gentility, and the graces associated with fine Victorian ladies. White gloves: Focus […]
(see Black, Darkness) Dark forces that threaten to undermine your spiritual quest. Note that these forces can also come from within. Your own shadow or alternate persona. For the goodness to mean something quantifiable we must all overcome this darker side of the soul. Shadow boxing represents an internal argument you’re having with your sense […]
(see Box) What is the paper covering? This may represent portions of yourself that you have hidden, suppressed, or concealed for whatever reasons. If the paper is being removed in your dream, then you are likewise opening up those aspects for closer examination and eventual integration.
To dream of a box or boxes full of items indicates that you will be taking a journey To dream of empty boxes means you will lose something which, although you seldom used it, was important to you.
1- To feel boxed in in a dream is to be prevented from expanding in an appropriate way. To dream of packing things in a box indicates that we are trying to get rid of feelings or thoughts with which we cannot cope. 2- Various types of boxes perceived in a dream may represent different […]
To dream of giving or receiving charity has a lot to do with our ability to give and receive love. A charity box in a dream usually indicates an awareness of our own needs. Charity has connections with our ability to care about others. To dream of a charitable act often alerts us to the […]
A chest or box appearing in a dream delineates the way we keep hidden or store our emotions. Our most important ideals and hopes may need to be kept secret. It may also show the best in us; our best insights. Emotionally, we need to give some limitation to our feelings and secret desires. In […]