Getting past a tough barrier to gain something with substantial sustenance. This includes breaching any obstacles you’ve placed between yourself and the world, or those behind which other people hide (see Armor).... The Language of Dreams
To eat them, foretells you will enjoy another’s prosperity.
For a young woman to dream of eating baked clams with her sweetheart, foretells that she will enjoy his money as well as his confidence.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
If you see an open clam, you are slowly learning to let others see the real you.... My Dream Interpretation
And Allah knows best.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
According to Jung, transformation process in alchemy; something wants to transcend.
Opening (of an Exhibition, etc.) Well-known symbol for new beginnings, as in Baby, Birth, and Child.
Is it a store or art gallery that is opening? What is being shown or sold? The kind of objects that are on display point, symbolically, to the kind of new beginning that is to come.
A bookstore, for instance, might point to education and intellectual subjects; an art exhibition might point to creative / artistic self-development.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
A sea shell also signifies your ego defensiveness to protect your vulnerability.
The shell is also a sign that you are evoking Aphrodite, goddess of love, passion and sensuality. See Goddess Aphrodite.... Strangest Dream Explanations
An alternative symbol for, and more ancient type of, a cup.
The voice of the water, the emotional, intuitive nature, reaching out to us from the swell of busy thoughts.
For some sea creatures, a type of annor that also becomes a home when necessary. Are you becoming too reclusive, or too picky about your personal space?... The Language of Dreams
A shell or a husk in a dream represents hypocrisy, affectation, ostentatiousness and a swelled head. (Also see Skin)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
2- A shell carries within it so much symbolism. It can be seen as a magical symbol which holds within it the power of transformation.
The spiral of the shell suggests involution and evolution (going inwards and coming outwards).
The ability to shelter is also symbolised, and being a receptacle it also links with the feminine, emotional side of nature.
3- Spiritually a shell is a miniature representation of the process of life and death.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
The spiral of the shell suggests both going inwards and coming outwards.
The ability to shelter is also symbolized, and as a receptacle it also links with the feminine, emotional side of nature.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Depth Psychology: The snail symbolizes your sensitivity and vulnerability.
The snail shell is a sign that you are looking for a retreat or just to be left alone. See Turtle.... Dreamers Dictionary