Since I was little I have dreamed of snakes, especially when I was three years old. That is why I was very interested in the topic of snakes and their symbolisms in dreams. I am absolutely convinced that when we dream of a snake it is important to interpret it according to the type of reptile that is presented to us, since its meaning will vary depending on whether we are going to find it in an open field or if it is being hunted by an animal.
Dream about snake It can mean many different things to different people, depending on the type, location, what you are doing, and your association with snakes in waking life.
Freud and Jung on the meaning of snakes in a dream
Sigmund Freud saw a snake as a phallic symbol and therefore can represent a male figure that you find sexually attractive or threatening, depending on how you feel in the dream.
Carl Jung considered it a sign of transformation because he sheds his skin.
Dreaming of a snake that bites or chases you
A snake bite can represent abusive or hurtful comments made by you or others.
Running away from a chasing snake can symbolize someone or something that you are unwilling or afraid to confront or acknowledge.
Types of snakes in dreams
A boa constrictor can represent someone or something that is constricting, strangling, or restricting your movements or your ability to act or move.
A cobra, viper, or viper rattlesnake can represent someone or something that is poisonous (evil) or poisonous (negative or unhealthy).
A cobra in a dream can also symbolize being hypnotized or captivated by someone's charm.
A garter or garden snake can represent someone or something that you fear is actually harmless.
What does it mean to dream of a snake and its eggs?
Snakes and eggs generally have a very negative meaning and often augur us misfortune or misfortune.
Remarkably, if the eggs are the snakes, this gives us to understand that contempt and slander will be the daily bread.
In the case of eggs, we just have to wait and see if our omens are fulfilled.
Important things to consider when dreaming about a snake
The specific type of snake in your dream.
Its color, where it is and what it is doing.
Your personal associations to and experience with snakes and how you feel about them in waking life and how you feel in sleep.
Dream about giant snakes
Do you need help to interpret dreaming of giant snakes? If you dreamed of very large giant snakes, it means that your dream symbolizes a situation or circumstance linked to something negative, such as an illness, problems at work and so on.
Dream of snakes at home
Dreaming of snakes at home is a message from the gods. You don't need to be afraid if the topics are other than death or war. It may be that the dream is a warning of some current or imminent danger to your physical integrity.
Dream of white snakes
The white snake is a sign of transformation, change and transformation. When you dream of a white snake it indicates that you are moving forward in your life. However, this can be positive or negative. The key to understanding the true meaning of this dream will be revealed when you begin to analyze other details of the dream.
Have you ever heard the saying that a change is as good as a vacation? Well it's true. Moving forward in your life is always good because you avoid stagnation. When you dream of a white snake you must take into account other aspects of the dream to fully understand what this dream means.
The snake is a female creature, so if the snake is white it can be said that in this dream we are referring to an internal woman. White symbolizes purity, peace and tranquility, which means that this woman will bring happiness, serenity and calm to our life.
Dream of red snakes
When you dream of red snakes it represents a deceptive person. The snake is cunning so it will deceive you in your dreams and it is not someone you can trust.
Red snakes are very rare. It is highly unlikely that you will dream of them. However, if you do, it can be unsettling and will affect the way you feel for days afterward.
Dreaming of a red snake indicates that you trust someone too much. It can also mean that you have a secret enemy.
To see red snakes in your dream, means infidelity and deception in your near future.
Dream of black snakes
Dreaming of black snakes, that is the dream that causes the most concern among dreamers. Normally the fact of dreaming about this animal means that there is some problem in your emotional relationship or as a couple.
The appearance of black snakes in your dreams can mean several things. You may be afraid of someone and also angry at them. It is interesting to note that when dreaming of a black snake you do not feel the slightest fear. The reason is very simple: the black snake symbolizes someone who could prey on you, but has no chance of doing so, because you never let him get close enough. Therefore, if you dream of snakes, what you should do is stay away from people or subjects that may harm you in reality or in your subconscious.
Dream of small snakes
Snakes are cold-blooded creatures. Dreaming of one, especially if it is small, can mean that you have a great fear that you hide inside. It is not necessarily that the snake is scary in your dreams, but possibly something in your life that you are hiding or that you are afraid to reveal. As for the small part, it could be an indication that you want to accept this hidden part of yourself and embrace who you really are.
As for what it could symbolize, there is a psychological theory that says that everything that is dreamed symbolizes something else, such as people in your life or experiences. In this case, the small snakes can represent the fear of something that you have kept hidden and that is coming to the surface.
Dream of snakes in the water
If you have ever dreamed of snakes in water or snakes in a pond of water, it is likely that your dream was very confusing and left your head spinning. The snakes in the water are usually a symbol of someone who is not being totally honest with you. You may feel like the person is hiding something from you or is not being as honest as they should be, so be sure to confront them about it. This dream has to do with having a bad feeling about someone.
A snake in the water is a symbol of your suspicions about someone, and it is important to confront them.
If someone lies to you, it may appear as a snake in your dream. If someone warns you of someone else's lack of trust, it may appear as a snake in your dream. The important thing is that those who are honest with you are good people to trust and the liars are the ones you should watch out or walk away completely.
Other meanings of snake dreams
If you are afraid of them in waking life, they may represent something that you are afraid to face, accept, or deal with in waking life.
It can symbolize someone or something that you feel is threatening your physical or emotional well-being.
It can represent the Kundalini energy that rises from the base of the Root Chakra.
It can also represent creativity and creative energy - creating something new by transforming a thought into reality.
You can think of the serpent or serpent in the Garden of Eden and thus it may represent a temptation or someone who is tempting you with something.
Snakes also appear on the Caduceus and the Rod of Asclepius, signs used by physicians and the medical profession and therefore can symbolize a physician or healing.
You may think of them as slimy and therefore they may represent someone who is a slimy, sluggish - someone who cannot be trusted.