Have you ever woken up from a dream of riding a horse or catching a horse, or even swimming with your horse in a river and thought, WOW! wonder what that meant. We have looked long and hard into the area of dreams with us noble horses and brought to you all our research and hope after you have been here you will go away with a clearer idea of what exactly your horse dream was about. But enough of that, onto the dreams..........
The horse is a noble and powerful animal. As a dream symbol it can represent a wide range of positive thoughts and ideas about ones self or others. Depending on the details of the dream, horses can symbolize freedom, power, and sexual energy. At times, they can also be considered messengers, relaying information from the unconscious to the conscious, from the spiritual to the physical. The meaning of a dream featuring a horse or horses varies greatly with the details and the action so all the elements should be looked up, but as a general guide: A dream of seeing horses predicts a period of all-around ease and you will build up wealth and enjoy life to its fullest. Color must also be considered in interpreting a horse dream and the meaning modified as follows: Black signifies delays. White intensifies the positive. Gray indicates preceding difficulties. Sorrel or Piebald pertains to confusion. Brown concerns mental pursuits, and Tan or Palomino relates to love affairs. Please continue reading for a more exclusive breakdown of horse dreams...
If you dream of a herd of wild horses roaming wild and free it could be a fantasy wish fulfillment for your waking daydreams of freedom from cares and responsibility.
If you dream of seeing or riding a white horse indicates as favorable for prosperity and pleasurable commingling with congenial friends and fair women. If the white horse is soiled and lean, a jealous friend or a woman will betray your confidence.
If the horse you dream of is black then you will be successful in getting your fortune, but you will practice deception, and will be guilty of meetings. To a woman, this dream denotes that her husband is unfaithful. Black horses are also associated with funerals. What part of you is dead or dying? Should it be allowed to die? Or what should be dead in you - for example, something from the past that prevents you from living freely in the present?
To dream of dark horse will signify prosperous conditions, but a large amount of unhappiness. Fleeting pleasures usually follow this dream.
To dream that you see yourself riding a fine bay horse will denote a rise in fortune and gratification of passion. For a woman, it foretells a yielding to persistant advances. She will enjoy material things.
To dream of horses fighting is a forerunner to disturbing news concerning a friend.
To dream of riding or to see passing horses, denotes ease and comfort.
To ride on a runaway horse means your interests will be injured by the foolishness of either a friend or an employer.
To dream of a horse running away with someone else on its back means that you will hear of the illness of friends.
To dream of a galloping horse means ecstasy; or a need not to get bogged down in sensuality/ material amibitions; being in 'the world' but not of it.
To dream of fine stallions is a sign of success, high living and you will be mastered by unwarranted passion.
To dream of brood mares means friendliness and no jealousy between the married and sweethearts.
To dream you are riding a horse across a stream means that you will soon experience some good fortune and will enjoy rich pleasures. If the stream is unsettled or murk then the anticipated joys will be somewhat disappointing.
To swim a horse while on it through a clear and beautiful stream of water means your conception of passionate bliss will be swiftly realized. To a business man, this dream portrays great gain.
To dream of a wounded horse predicts the trouble of friends.
To dream of a dead horse, indicates various kinds of disappointments.
To dream of riding a bucking horse means that your desires will be difficult of consummation. To dream that he throws you means you will have a strong rival and your business will suffer slightly through competition.
To dream of being kicked by a horse means you will be disgusted by one you love. Your fortune will be embarrassed by ill health.
To dream of a rampaging horse it means either your emotions are threatening riot if you do not seriously attend to their requests or you are allowing your emotions to rule you.
If you dream the horse is threatening then look into your unconscious to see what is threatening you there. Is it your sexuality, attachments to mother or father, the unconscious itself, or some other repressed desire?
To dream of catching a horse to bridle and saddle, or harness it, you will see a great improvement in business of all kinds and people of all callings will prosper. If you fail to catch it, fortune will play you false.
To dream that you are bathing a horse, represents a renewal of strength and vigor. You are experiencing a burst of energy in some aspect of your life.
The horse may symbolize your unconscious or your whole psyche. In myths and folktales, horses sometimes speak. If the horse in your dream speaks, it is either the voice of your unconscious, or some part of it, or the voice of your true self, your inner being.
To dream of an armored or medieval horse refers to your fierceness, aggression, power and/or rigidity. You may be seen as too confrontational. Alternatively, you may be trying to protect yourself from unconscious material or sexual desires that is emerging.
To dream of spotted horses indicates that you will profit from various enterprises.
To dream of a sea horse signifies the power of your unconscious. It may also indicate a new perspective or different outlook in life. If the sea horse is invisible, then it suggests that there is an emotional issue that you are not acknowledging or recognizing. You may need to gain a new perspective or a different outlook in life.
To dream of having a horse shoed means that your success is assured. For a woman, this dream omens a good and faithful husband.
To dream that you shoe a horse, denotes that you will endeavor to and perhaps make doubtful property your own.
To dream of race horses, denotes that you will be surfeited with a fast living, but to the farmer this dream dmeans prosperity.
To dream of riding a horse in a race means you will prosper and enjoy life.
To dream of killing a horse means you will injure your friends through selfishness.
To mount a horse bareback means you will gain wealth and ease through hard struggles.
To ride bareback in a mans company means you will have honest people to help you and your success will be valued.
If riding bareback in a womans company your desires will be loose and your prosperity will not be so abundant as might be if women did not fill your heart.
To curry a horse means your business interests will not be neglected for playful pleasures.
To dream of tightly reigned or tethered horses mean your emotions are too much repressed.
To dream of trimming a horse's mane or tail means that you will be a good financier or farmer. Literary people will be painstaking in their work and others will look after their interest with solicitude.
To dream of a horse's hoof may symblize fertility or sexuality. Fertility is, psychologically speaking, the power to expand as a person. It also represents balance, grace, and discipline. To dream that the hoof is broken, indicates you inability to balance various aspects of your life. You may also be lacking discipline.
To see horses pulling vehicles means wealth with some incumbrance and love will find obstacles.
To see a carriage signifies that you will be grateful and that you will make visits.
To ride in a carriage means you will have a sickness that will soon pass and you will enjoy health and advantageous positions. It is also a symbol your emotions. Are you in control or are they?
To dream you are looking for a carriage means you will have to labour hard, but will eventually be possessed with a fair competency.
If your dream of riding a horse up a hill and the horse falls but you gain the top you will win fortune, though you will have to struggle against enemies and jealousy. If both the horse and you get to the top, your rise will be phenomenal, but substantial.
For a young girl to dream that she rides a black horse means that she should be dealt with by wise authority. Some wishes will be gratified at an unexpected time.
To ride a horse downhill means your affairs will no doubt disappoint you. For a young woman to dream that a friend rides behind her on a horse means that she will be foremost in the favors of many prominent and successful men. If she was frightened then she is likely to stir up jealous sensations. If after she alights from the horse and it turns into a pig then she will carelessly pass by honorable offers of marriage, much preferring freedom until her chances of a desirable marriage are lost. If afterward she sees the pig sliding gracefully along the telegraph wire, she will by intriguing advance her position.
For a young woman to dream that she is riding a white horse up and down hill, often looking back and seeing some one on a black horse, pursuing her means she will have a mixed season of success and sorrow but through it all a relentless enemy is working to overshadow her with gloom and disappointment.
To see a horse in human flesh, descending on a hammock through the air and as it nears your house it is metamorphosed into a man and he approaches your door and throws something at you which seems to be rubber but turns into great bees means miscarriage of hopes and useless endeavors to regain lost valuables. To see animals in human flesh means great advancement to the dreamer and new friends will be made by modest wearing of well-earned honours. If the human flesh appears diseased or freckled, the miscarriage of well-laid plans is denoted.
To dream of a horse with a sore feet means that some unexpected unpleasantness will imply itself into your otherwise favourable state.
If you try to fit a broken shoe that is too small for the horse's foot, you will be charged with making false deals with unsuspecting parties. To see a broken horseshoe means ill fortune and sickness is portrayed.
To dream of a horseshoe indicates an advance in business and lucky engagements for women.
To find a horseshoe hanging on the fence means that your interests will advance beyond your most optimistic expectations.
To pick a horseshoe up in the road means you will receive profit from an unknown source.
To dream of saddles predicts news of a pleasant nature, also unannounced visitors. You are also, probably, to take a trip which will prove advantageous.
To dream of a bridle means you will engage in some enterprise which will afford much worry, but will eventually end in pleasure and gain. If it is old or broken you will have difficulties to go through and the probabilities are that you will go down before them.
A blind bridle means you will be deceived by some clever enemy, or some woman will entangle you in an intrigue.
To see bridle bits in your dreams predicts you will suppress and overcome any obstacle opposing your advancement or happiness. If they break or are broken you will be surprised into making concessions to enemies.
To dream of a stable is a sign of fortune and advantageous surroundings.
To dream the stable is burning means successful changes, or it may be seen in actual life.
To dream of a horse-trader means great profit from dangerous ventures.
To dream that you are trading horses and the trader cheats you meansyou will lose in trade or love. If you get a better horse than the one you traded then you will better yourself in fortune.
To dream of a plow means success of an unusual kind and affairs will reach a pleasing conclusion.
To see a person plowing means activity and advancement in knowledge and fortune.
For a young woman to see her lover plowing shows that she will have a noble and wealthy husband. Her joys will be deep and lasting.
To plow yourself means a rapid increase in property and joys.
To dream of a halter is a symbol of obstacles ahead. If you succeeded in putting it on a horse, you can rest assured that you will be able to overcome the forces that seem, at present, to be working against you. If you see a halter on a young horse it shows that you will have prosperous business dealings with a certain person.
To dream of anything that is not normal--i.e., a horse with feathers, a woman who hops like a kangaroo, an airplane flying backward, etc., means you will shortly have a pleasing solution to your worries.