The meaning of roof in dream | Dream Interpretation
The philosophy, beliefs or coping strategies we use to protect ourself from stress. Standing on roof: heightened awareness, see dream as spiritual guide. Mending roof: developing new coping strategies. Leaking roof: need for new coping strategies. Roof garden: spiritual or mental growth or flowering of new ideas, insights or abilities, see last example in window in this entry.
The roof, being on top of the house, usually refers to the crown chakra or spintual center. It crowns your glory. It may reflect your thoughts about self-protection, as it protects the house from weather and the elements.
A leaking roof may signify emotions interfenng with your thinking and ability to reason away difficulties.
A burned roof may signify damaged thinking.
A tile roof may mention hard headed ness.
A leaking roof is symbolic of idleness.
A damaged roof is symbolic of laziness, Eccl. 10:18
The spiritual covering of whatever or whoever is under that roof; research details
The roof is protection from the elements and suggests the sheltering aspect of the feminine as the ‘guardian of the hearth’.
Psychological / emotional perspective: A roof is a basic requirement in man’s need for comfort. Psychologically, it is important to be protected against the elements.
The various types of roofs have different significances in dreams.
A pitched roof signifies our ability to reach for the sky and attain our goals.
A pagoda, with its many roofs, signifies a holy place.
Material aspects: To concentrate on, or be aware of, the roof of a building in a dream is to acknowledge the shelter and protection it affords.
If the roof leaks then we are open to emotional attacks.
If we are on the roof we are not being protected and, therefore, could be vulnerable.
Vision: Standing on a roof: professional success is in sight. Falling off a roof means setbacks and bad news. Climbing on a roof: problems in the coming week, but you are going to solve them.
A shingle felling from the roof: your effort are for naught—you are wasting your time. Standing underneath a rain gutter: unhappiness in matters of love. Looking at a damaged roof: bad news. Putting shingles on a rcx)f: prospects are good for the future, expect to be more secure.
If a roof is on fire: pay attention, you might be getting sick!
Depth Psychology: Standing on a roof means that deep-seated passions are clamoring for attention. You are in danger of “losing your footing.” The roof stands for good sense and the future. See House.
In a dream, a roof represents a noble and a well respected woman or man.
If one sees himself running on top of a roof in a dream, it means that he will be struck with a calamity. Sittingon top of a roofin a dream during the summertime means comfort, dispelling aggravations, recovering from an illness, or divulging secrets.
Security, protection, head, and intellect. Area of conscious mental activity. We are talking about having “a roof over our heads,” and very often “roof” is a metaphor for a higher intellectual capacity. Are you asked to gain more new insights? Roof also stands for the whole House.
Folklore: Well-being and prosperity.
Dreams about being on top of a roof signifies readiness to enter a new stage of your life, or to accept new spiritual ideas.
To dream that the roof is falling in, suggests that you high ideals are crashing down on you. Perhaps you are unable to live up to your own high expectations.
Prosperity and festive garments are soon to be yours.
1. Intellect (with attic).
2. Separation between the conscious and unconscious mind.
3. Limitless success; ideas (on top of roof).
4. The thoughts and opinions of others are having a profound inﬂuence (leaking roof).
To be on top of a roof complete with garden and luxurious surroundings denotes a chance to achieve success.
To be reaching for the roof while running or climbing, a struggle to reach your ambition.
If you are building a roof, your income may be augmented through strenuous works.
Dreams of a roof symbolize your concept of life, your philosophy, belief systems, limitations and/or survival skills. Dreams of a roof can also represent safety, constraints, or a lid upon your awareness.
If you dream that the roof is leaking or caving in, then your dream is giving you the message to take time to review your belief systems and make some repairs or perhaps to remove the roof entirely.
If you are standing on the roof, then this can either represent aloofness or a quest for higher consciousness. Consider the feeling tone. See Lid or Cover.
1- To concentrate on, or be aware of, the roof of a building in a dream is to acknowledge the shelter and protection it affords.
If the roof leaks then we are open to emotional attacks.
If we arc on the roof we are not being protected.
2- A roof is a basic requirement in man’s need for comfort. Psychologically, it is important to be protected against the elements. Equally, he needs to know that he is capable of ‘reaching for the sky’.
3- The sheltering aspect of the feminine as the guardian of the hearth is sometimes represented as a roof.
To find yourself on a roof in a dream, denotes unbounded success.
To become frightened and think you are falling, signifies that, while you may advance, you will have no firm hold on your position.
To see a roof falling in, you will be threatened with a sudden calamity.
To repair, or build a roof, you will rapidly increase your fortune.
To sleep on one, proclaims your security against enemies and false companions. Your health will be robust.
At times, a roof represents the crown choker. It may represent a barrier between states of consciousness or be symbolic of your ideology and philosophy.
If you are dreaming about a leaky roof, new information may be trying to get into your conscious awareness. On a more pragmatic note, the roof in your dreams could be bringing up issues of protection and materialistic comfort (a roof over your head). See also: House
It is a fortunate dream of lovers to find themselves on a roof.
If one dreams of falling off a roof, a change may be expected in their life plans.
To dream of being on a roof is a portent of reaching the top in business.
If you are on a roof with one of the opposite sex, you will have social as well as business success.
A dream indicating command and dignity (Gypsy).
The roof by some is considered to represent the crown chakra.
For others it may represent a barrier between states of consciousness.
If you are dreaming about a leaky roof, new information may be trying to get into you conscious awareness. Finely, when dreaming about roofs you may be working on issues of protection.