Area figurative of self-control; see “abdomen”
The belly is the seat of the solar plexus, a spiritual centre or chakra which carries vitality. It can, therefore, also be a focus for appetite and earthly desires. At times it suggests an initiatory process when it takes on the symbolism of the womb.
Psychological / emotional perspective: If our own belly is distended in our dream, we may be at a point where, psychologically at least, release is necessary either through anger or frank speech.
To be aware of someone else’s belly draws our attention to their emotions.
Material aspects: You may need to learn to trust your own instincts and intuition. Equally you may be coming to terms with repressed emotion and pain.
Gives gender - specific: Often before she knows she is pregnant, a woman may become conscious of her belly in dreams. Body dysmorphia, such as dreaming of becoming fat, is quite common at this time.
To see your belly in your dream suggests that you are finally coming to terms with inner emotions or turmoil.
The belly represents sentiments that aren’t being communicated. This dream may also mean that you should have faith in your instincts.
To see a pregnant belly indicates that you have buried feelings deep inside and they are about to be exposed. It is too difficult to keep them hidden any longer.
To dream that you are stroking or touching a belly implies that you recognize and accept feelings that you harbor inside. These feelings have been buried for a long period of time, but you realize that you must confront them.
Determine if real intestinal problems exist.
The belly represents the kitchen of the body, the place of transformation (Alchemist), but also the place of desire and physical urges. It can also stand for wealth that belongs to the dreamer.
Often points to a connection between the will and the emotions, conscious and unconscious needs.
A flat belly often points to unfulfilled sexuality; a fat belly of too much sex (or substitution for sex) and excess.
The medieval Swiss philosopher Paracelsus said everybody has an alchemist in his belly.
To dream about your belly, or to dream of having a big belly, indicates that your are processing and integrating your ideas and feelings from the unconscious to the conscious level. Your dream may also be telling you to trust your gut feelings and intuitions.
1. Repository or holding place for unexpressed emotions.
3. Possible illness (if the belly is sore).
4. Good omen, health and joy (seeing one’s own belly).
also see Stomach in Body
1- I’o be aware of someone else’s belly in a dream draws our attention to their emotions.
2- If our own belly is distended in our dream, we may be psychologically at a point where some release is necessary either through anger or frank speech.
3- Because it is the seat of the solar plexus the belly is a spiritual centre which carries vitality. It can therefore also be a focus for appetite.
It is bad to dream of seeing a swollen mortifying belly, it indicates desperate sickness.
To see anything moving on the belly, prognosticates humiliation and hard labor.
To see a healthy belly, denotes insane desires. See Abdomen.
If you dream of looking at your own belly, it portends a pleasant attitude toward your condition of life.
If you gaze at another’s belly, either a man’s or a woman’s, it is an omen of an achievement that will not be creditable but will bring you money.