Warning of danger of unconscious elements that may wreck areas of your life unless avoided. Use the light to become aware of what the danger is. See light.
Symbolic of direction in times of trouble
One who is a guiding light to others
A lighthouse highlights the correct course of action to help us achieve our spiritual goals. It can also take on the symbolism of the tower.
Psychological / emotional perspective: A lighthouse can act as a beacon and can lead us into calmer waters. It is also a warning system, and in dreams it tends to warn us of emotional difficulties. It can often have this significance in dreams whether emotionally or spiritually.
Material aspects: It will depend on whether we are aware in the dream of being on land or at sea.
If we are on land we are being warned of difficulties to come, probably from our own emotions.
If we are at sea we need to be careful not to create misunderstandings for ourselves by ignoring problems and be sure to steer the right course. You might also like to consult the entries for beacon, light and tower.
Vision: Seeing a lighthouse by day: your chances for the future are getting better because you can see things more clearly. It also is a good sign of a happy homecoming.
If the lighthouse is flashing: pay attention to the advice of a friend—it might save you from a bad experience.
Depth Psychology: The lighthouse is usually a warning of impending danger. It might also be your unconscious pointing you in the right direction when you are “in the dark.” See Light.
You will be awarded a medal or given some recognition for services you have done.
See Lamp, Lantern. Helpful for orienting oneself in difficult situations. Problems that you are not aware of are made conscious. Well-known phallic symbol.
The lighthouse is a strong symbol of emotion and spirituality.
A dream of finding one in a storm means you should trust your feelings in an emotional matter.
1. A guide through difﬁculties, possible dangers.
2. A need or desire for moral guidance and direction.
3. A phallic symbol.
4. Happiness, contentment—usually domestic, often professional.
Dreams of a lighthouse represent inspiration, and that you are being reminded of who you really are and why you are here. Dreams of a lighthouse are also a warning to use the light of your awareness to circumvent challenging circumstances.
1- A lighthouse is a warning system, and in dreams it tends to warn us of emotional difficulties. It will depend on whether we arc aware in the dream of being 011 land or at sea.
If we are on land we arc being warned of difficulties to come, probably from our own emotions.
If we are at sea we need to be careful not to create misunderstandings for ourselves by ignoring problems.
2- A lighthouse can act as a beacon and can lead us into calmer waters. It can often have this significance in dreams whether emotionally or spiritually.
A lighthouse can also take on the symbolism of the tower (see Tourer).
3- Spiritually a lighthouse highlights the correct course of action to help us achieve our spiritual goals.
If you see a lighthouse through a storm, difficulties and grief will assail you, but they will disperse before prosperity and happiness.
To see a lighthouse from a placid sea, denotes calm joys and congenial friends.
If you’re about to take a sea voyage, this may indicate some hesitation on your part, especially a fear of trouble at sea or a fear of drowning (see Boat, Water). Alternatively, this may portend a safe vacation.
If you have been in distress, this dream shows that hope is on the horizon, and recovery will come.
A guiding energy’, akin to an angel (see Light).
If someone is standing at the top of a lighthouse, this can be an alternative tower or balcony dream that implies that you are the one sending out a message of hope or help.