Zhougong’s Dream Dictionary: The meanings and hints of dreaming about arms

By | August 18, 2013

 arm dreaming

Dreaming about having muscular and strong arms means that efforts will be wasted.

Dreaming about sick or useless arm means one may be demoted, get in trouble, and suffer from economic loss.

Dreaming about a hand being cut off hints the start of suffering and loss.

Dreaming about swollen hands suggests that friends and families will benefit from a stranger.

Dreaming about bleeding in arms suggests poverty.

Dreaming about long hairs on arms means that you will make a fortune, and the current situation will improve soon.

Women’s dreaming about sick or useless arm hints that the husband or son may die.

Dreaming about arm injury suggests more leisure activities, in particular the water recreation activities such as boating, swimming, hiking along rivers, etc.

Dreaming about being unable to control the arm means difficulties in love.

Zhougong’s Dream Dictionary

In the Chinese culture, dream is linked with a virtual person called Zhougong after a popular book “Zhougong’s Dream Dictionary (周公解梦) which has been passed down from thousands of years ago. The book categorizes seven types of dream that people usually have during sleeping. With thousand of years’ history, Zhougong’s Dream Dictionary (周公解梦) has been popular in China as well as in the Chinese communities for its excellence in explaining different dreams, in particular those unusual and weird. While some believe that the book shows people’s superstition, others believe that the objects or scenes that show up in our dream have close relationship with what have happened within our body (e.g. health status), in daily life, or mental status.

Zhougong is an important character in the Chinese Confucian culture which had long dominated the Chinese culture. Zhougong was closely linked with the dream, and often dream has been as referred as Zhougong’s dream, meeting Zhougong is equivalent to sleeping or having a rest.

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