Dreaming of grey hair represents longevity.
Young people’s dreaming long and grey hair means they will be betrayed by a friend or lover, with only sad results.
The elders’ dreaming about grey hair is a welcome sign, it means enhanced social status, the elders will get people’ respect.
The elderly who have this dream will maintain health and achieve longevity.
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.