Icon – What Does It Mean to Dream of an Icon?

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Icons represent paintings on wood, canvas, or some other material on which an image of Jesus Christ, the Virgin Mary, angels, or other saints can be portrayed. They are present in orthodox churches and monasteries while they are quite rare in other religions. The word icon exists as a technological term as well.

They represent a graphical symbol of some program. In both cases, icons are rare motifs in dreams. They are always interpreted as positive dreams in Dream books.

To see an icon in a dream

If you see an icon in a dream that symbolizes hard work. It is possible that you will sometimes envy people who have decided to earn money the easier way.

You will often say that you would act differently in the past if you had your current wisdom.

However, you are aware that you would not be able to act like that because you would feel guilt while having restless consciousness.

Dream meaning of hanging an icon on a wall

This dream symbolizes a happy marriage. You were not in a hurry when you were choosing your spouse because you had in mind that you would want to spend the rest of your life with that person.

You wanted to get to know them as much as possible, while you tried to present yourself in the best light, so you wouldn’t have problems in the future.

Thanks to honesty from both sides you were able to create a unity that can usually be seen only in romantic movies.

To take an icon off the wall in a dream

This dream suggests that you will be disappointed. Someone will probably hurt you and because of that you will lose faith in people and think that everyone is the same.

You will start mimicking people’s behavior that you’ve recently judged while doing unthinkable things. However, you will be able to get over a disappointment successfully.

Dream symbolism of buying an icon

If you are buying an icon in a dream it means that you will turn a new page in your life.

After you think everything through, you will realize that you are not satisfied with your life and that you can change and improve a lot.

You will try to break free from old beliefs that have been stopping you from showing everyone your full potential.

To receive an icon as a gift

If you receive an icon as a gift in a dream that symbolizes an eternal friendship with someone. That friendship doesn’t have to be related to a person that has given you the icon.

To hold an icon in a dream

You will hear good news. Long life and good health.

To burn candles in front of an icon

You care for people close to you. Your friends and family will be happy. This dream symbolizes good health as well.

To pray in front of an icon

Your prayers will be heard. It is possible that your friend or someone from your family will change their mind about helping you with something you asked them for, but it is also possible that you will notice that you need help with something.

Dream interpretation of painting an icon

Honor and respect. People around you will notice your hard work and effort.

Dreaming of an icon crying

This dream has three meanings:

  • ancient dream books interpret this dream and a dream of an icon in flames as the only two negative dreams about icons since a crying icon symbolizes the sickness and death of someone you know
  • an alternative interpretation of ancient dream books is that you will experience poverty
  • modern dream books suggest that this dream means that you will be sorry because of someone’s suffering and that you will have a chance to tremendously help someone

An icon in flames

This dream has two meanings:

  • ancient dream books suggest the death of someone you know
  • modern dream books disagree with it and suggest that this dream symbolizes a loss of faith without physical consequences for you or the people you know

Dreaming of the person from an icon resurrecting

This dream symbolizes your personality. It is possible that you believe in miracles and conspiracy theories. False texts and videos from the Internet have seduced you.

Atheists dreaming of an icon

A loss of faith, questioning of believes and your personality

Broken icons

A dream in which you see a broken icon means that you will overcome the hatred and jealousy that you feel for other people. You will improve as a person.

Dreaming about computer icons

An upcoming easy job. An alternative meaning is that you will be able to solve some problems regarding digital services successfully.

Dreaming of the Virgin Mary on an icon

Happiness and good health for your parents. Your parents may be secretly proud of you. They are happy with the way you live.

Dreaming of Jesus Christ on an icon

Someone you know needs your help. You will not know that you have helped them, but for them, it will mean a difference between life and death.

The meanings of dreams can be simpler. If you have seen an icon recently that has made an impression on you.

To dream of stealing an icon

If you dream of stealing an icon from the church or another place of worship, it implies someone might misinterpret your words or actions.

Someone might mistake your kindness for flirting or your shyness for arrogance.

If you dream of stealing an icon from someone’s home, it symbolizes an argument with family members, significant other, friends, or neighbors.

To dream of someone stealing your icon

When you dream of someone stealing an icon from your home, it means you have to watch out for who you confide in.

One person in your surroundings doesn’t have clear intentions. They might try to take advantage of your trust.

You have to talk about your secrets, fears and plans only with people who have never betrayed you.

To dream of doodling on an icon

Doodling on an icon in a dream suggests you are prone to minimizing other people’s work, effort, and success.

You are confident, but you have to know that doesn’t give you the right to be arrogant toward people you find inferior to you. It is not polite or professional.

To dream of other people doodling on an icon

A dream wherein you see someone else doodling on an icon means you will stand up to injustice.

You will have a chance to decide on someone’s destiny with a group of people and make an unfair decision by voting.

You will decide to raise your voice against it, but the majority will win, and you will not be able to change the outcome of that debate.

To dream of defecating on an icon

If you dream of defecating on an icon, it implies you will be disrespectful toward someone everyone sees as an authority figure.

You will stand up to that person, which will lead to harsh criticism from all over.

Considering that other people’s opinions don’t interest you, you will not pay attention to them because you believe you are right.

To dream of someone else defecating on an icon

When you see someone else defecating on an icon in a dream, it means someone’s behavior might disappoint you.

You have probably idealized one person for too long and will realize it thanks to one situation.

You will conclude that they possess more flaws than the virtues you respect and decide to distance yourself from them.

To dream of throwing an icon away

If you dream of throwing an icon away, it implies you long for a change. You have probably fallen into a rut, and every day seems the same.

Nothing significant will change if you continue to spend every day in front of the TV.

To dream of someone else throwing an icon away

This dream suggests you are worried about your loved one.

One of your family members or friends is facing an emotional, spiritual, or another kind of crisis, and you don’t know how to help.

However, you need not ignore the importance of the love and support you give because they are extremely important in such moments.

To dream of praying in front of an icon

If you dream of praying in front of an icon, it implies your life will change if you change. You have to be braver and believe in yourself more.

That is the only way to experience better things in life.

To dream of crying in front of an icon

Crying in front of an icon in a dream can mean you regret doing something.

You have probably offended or hurt someone and didn’t apologize. If you don’t do it, you will continue having dreams with this and similar meanings.

To dream of laughing in front of an icon

Laughing in front of an icon in a dream suggests you will surprise someone with your actions who believes they know you well.

Definition of an icon

An icon is a painting of people or events connected to the history of the church and the Holy Book.

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