Letting go of the past as we knew it, and opening the way to a meeting with what we gained from it; repressing experience which may be painful or we do not wish to meet. Buried alive: memories of binh and its fears.
The obvious spiritual symbols of death, loss and pain are relevant here. Equally, burial has the connotation of transmutation – an object buried may or may not be changed. In magical practice, it is the habit to bury or return to the earth anything which has negativity attached to it.
Psychological / emotional perspective: To be attending a burial in our dreams shows the need to come to terms with loss.
To be burying something suggests that we are hiding an emotion or feeling even from ourselves.
Material aspects: To have a dream about being buried indicates a fear of being overcome, possibly by responsibility or by someone else’s ill-feeling.
To dream about a burial means that you have banished bad attitudes or behaviors and escaped from some negative condition.
If you dream that you are burying someone alive, it is a sign of mental anguish.
Vision: Watching something being buried: unconsciously you mistrust God and the world. Dreaming about being buried: too much is “piling up” on you; get “out from under”—one step at a time—and start over again. See Earth.
Depth Psychology: Are you hiding from the outside world? The dream usually is a sign that you don’t want to admit bad habits to yourself. Sometimes the dream means that vou want to bun’ negative experiences, but that is not a solution! Dig everything up again and deal with it. See Cave, Grave, Tomb.
The end of an episode in your life. Time for a new beginning. Start looking about you and consider the path you want to take. See also Funeral.
Ifone sees himself being buried after his death in a dream, it means that he will undertake a longjourney during which he will be short of money. Ifone sees himself being buried alive and if he recognizes the one burying him in the dream, it means that the latter will assault him, oppress him, imprison him or cause him injustice. Ifhe dies in his grave after his burial in the dream, it means that he may die from such sufferings. Should he survive such adversities in the dream, it means that he will escape from such fear, prison or injustice. Ifhe sees the other person driving him to the edge of his grave in a dream, it means that he will lead him to his death, though his name will be praised after his death.
If the other person places him inside a coffin in a dream, it means that he will move to a new home.
If the other person fills the grave with dirt on top of him in the dream, it means that he will be piled with money equal to the amount he is being buried under in the dream. It is said that to be buried alive in a dream means losing one’s spirituality or religious commitment, unless one comes out of it alive.
If one walks out of his grave covered with dirt, then shakes off the dust in the dream, it means that his state is hopeless or that his repentance has little chance to hold.
To be buried alive in a dream means imprisonment or despise by others, or a severe punishment which makes one’s chastisement an exemplary lesson to others, If a gnostic or a wise man is seen buried alive inside his own house, or if he is brought out of it alive in a dream, it means that one will inherit him in knowledge, wisdom and status.
The same interpretation is given if one sees a prophet or a holy man walking out of his grave alive.
To be buried after death, after sunrise, at noon or at the sunset hour in a dream means that one is being warned about doing what is good and abstaining from what is evil.
To be buried alive in a dream is wrong and means betrayal. It could also mean marriage, prosperity or peace and tranquility after suffering and hardships. Ifone sees a deceased person burying him alive in a dream, it means that one’s due debts are not payed, or that one will be imprisoned to satisfy his debts, or that his collateral was not accepted.
To bury a dead person twice means that one is covering his faults.
If one sees a deceased person burying another deceased person in a dream, it means unity, clearing of the hearts, love and friendship between relatives, or perhaps it could mean imprisonment, marriage, a sickness, a trust, or guaranteeing a loan. Seeing oneself being buried after death in a dream means that one needs to repent before death. Should he still walk alive from his burial in the dream, it means that he may repent again. God knows best. (Also see Cemetery; Grave)
See Funeral, Corpse.
Dreaming of a burial means you have gotten rid of your bad habits or freed yourself from a negative situation. It is a good dream that means you are finally letting go of something.
To dream of yourself or someone else being buried alive, you are experiencing some emotional turmoil.
If you dream of being buried in the earth (not in a coffin), you need to be more practical about approaching your goals. You can accomplish things, but you must learn to be more level headed.
A dream of contrary, for it denotes a Wedding, though this may not be your own. See also FUNERAL.
1. End to a difﬁcult problem or situation, often bad habits.
3. Overbearing, possessive mother.
To dream that you are attending a burial, if the sun shines brightly, is a sign that you will hear of a marriage.
If the weather is dismal, adverse news will come to you. Death dreams indicate that the dreamer is dissatisfied subconsciously with someone very close or very dear even though this fact may not be a realization.
To dream of one’s own burial, or being buried alive, signifies utter frustration.
Dreams of a burial symbolize that you are putting to rest habits and behaviors that no longer support you. You are coming to completion, and letting something or someone go. Dreams of being buried alive are venting dreams about the fact that you have not been fully living. This dream is a wake up call to live today as if it were your last. See Funeral and Death.
1- To have a dream about being buried indicates a fear of being overcome, possibly by responsibility; or of repressing parts of our personality in ways which are harmful.
2- To be attending a burial in our dreams shows the need to come to terms with loss.
3- The obvious spiritual symbols of death, loss and pain are relevant here. This is not necessarily a negative meaning, the dreamer should look at the resurrection and the positive elements that it can bring.
To attend the burial of a relative, if the sun is shining on the procession, is a sign of the good health of relations, and perhaps the happy marriage of some one of them is about to occur. But if rain and dismal weather prevails, sickness and bad news of the absent will soon come, and depressions in business circles will be felt A burial where there are sad rites performed, or sorrowing faces, is indicative of adverse surroundings or their speedy approach. See Funeral.
Dreaming about funerals or burying a dead person does not necessarily symbolize physical death for you or anyone else. It could instead symbolize an ending of a different kind. You may be burying relationships, conditions or even emotions that you no longer need and which are no longer conducive to your personal growth. On the other hand, this dream may symbolize the burying of sensitivities and emotions that are too difficult to cope with. It may reflect a numbness or a feeling which is the opposite of vivacity, such as depression and emptiness. Either way, burying a living person suggests some emotional turmoil. Please consider all of the details in this dream to find the appropriate message. Old dream interpretation books say that dreaming about burials is a dream of the contrary. Instead of sadness the dreamer will experience happiness and go to celebrations, such as weddings. See also: Coffin, Death
(see Bones, Cemetery, Death, Din, Holy Ground, Tomb)
Some type of cover-up, or a hidden matter. Look closely at what’s being buried here for more interpretive value.
Putting something totally to rest and leaving the past behind where it belongs. Again, what’s being buried will provide more clues.
Seeing someone walk on a new grave reflects feeling ill at ease with your own or someone else’s actions to the point of anxiety.
Digging your own grave represents being your own worst enemy in the current situation. Try another approach.
If you believe in reincarnation, this might symbolize the chance for a totally fresh start.
Witnessing a burial (even your own) signifies that the end of a phase is at hand. It is now time to take a new direction.