Since a bam is usually a fairly large and open space that houses animals, it may signify your animal instincts.
The idea of rolling in the hay may indicate that you had a distasteful sexual experience. Living in a bam may be an indication that you are feeling exposed or living with too many other people’s problems.
Symbolic of a person’s stored wealth, Prov. 3:9.
A barn can also symbolize a person’s life and property, Ps. 144:13, Jer. 50:26
Where money or worldly goods are stored or hoarded
To dream about a barn symbolizes hidden feelings. It might mean that you are restraining your basic desires.
Vision: Looking at a full barn: your success is the result of the hard work you have done.
An empty barn: the hopes you put in a certain matter were misplaced.
Depth Psychology: See Grass, Hay.
The Gypsies say that to dream of a full barn means you will never go hungry again. But to dream of an empty barn indicates a life of sadness and want.
A barn on fire indicates that you could lose all that you have.
In a dream, a barn represents profits, provisions, fodder, food, savings, coffer, bag, one’s house, one’s shop or one’s farm. (Also see Carriage house; Stableman)
Making use of your own abilities. Success and well-being, but also a place of adolescent sexuality.
According to Jung, the barn is a place where demons and ghosts reside, but also a place of protection against rain and cold.
To see a barn in your dream, signifies feelings kept in your unconscious. You may be holding back your natural instincts or actions.
This is a favourable dream if the Barn is full, or nearly so ; but it is unfortunate to see an empty Barn, with open doors.
1. Wealth and happiness, prosperity from hard work (full barn).
2. Possible bad luck (open, empty barn).
3. A repository or holding place of unconscious thoughts and feelings.
Dreams of a barn symbolize a storehouse for your animal instincts, power and resources. Perhaps you are feeling the need to restrain your wild side. See Chakra (1st & 2nd) and Farm.
If well filled with ripe and matured grain, and perfect ears of corn, with fat stock surrounding it, it is an omen of great prosperity.
If empty, the reverse may be expected.
(see Animals, Buildings, Farm)
A barn filled with grain is an image of safeguarding resources, especially finances.
A barn with its door open reveals that you have been careless in some matter. This situation needs tending before it gets totally out of control (e.g., closing the barn door after the horses get out).
Barns painted with hex signs come from the Pennsylvania Dutch tradition, each pattern having a specific meaning. Consider the pictograph here as the starting point of your interpretation, then add to it other indicators like the condition of the barn.
For example, if you see a circle with a heart and two brooms, this reflects domestic harmony and love. However, if the barn is in disrepair, this may show that your relationships at home are similarly needful of attention.