There is a wide range of dream themes in the field of dream and dream interpretation, for instance, dreaming about places or events that each one has its own meaning in various cultures and religions. One of the most common dream themes is dreaming about different reactions to conditions and laughing dreams fall into this category.
Among all types of dreams about various fellings and emotions, laughing dreams are one of the most common that can be interpreted as good dreams or bad ones according to different factors and symbols such as the type of laughter or its reason. In this pose, we have prepared all possible dream interpretations of laughing and laughter in various religions and cultures.
Dream Interpretation of Laughing in Islam
Paradoxically, The Islamic dream interpretation of laughing, joy, happiness, merry-making, dancing is sorrow and grief, in view of the Quranic verse that says: “Then let them laugh a little: they will weep much, as the reward of what they used to earn.” (“Al-Taubah” [Repentance], verse 82.) It could also indicate that the observer of the dream will have a son, again because of a Quranic verse, which says: “And his wife, standing by, laughed when We gave her good tidings [of the birth] of Isaac, and, after Isaac, of Jacob.” (“Hud,” verse 71.) Another dream meaning of Laughing is happiness and joy in wakefulness, except if one bursts with a horselaugh or falls over his back from laughing in his dream. If so, then it implies crying. In Islam, laughing in a dream also is an indication of lightheadedness, frivolity, and buoyancy.
Uncontrollable laugh in a dream, in Islam, denotes a misdeed that one desires to get rid of but to no avail. If one does control his hilarity, or even if he repents in a dream, it means that he will fall again into the same misdeed.
Laughter is caused by a joke
If one’s laughter in his dream is caused by a joke, then it heralds his dishonesty. The same goes for laughing by imitation in a dream which signifies falling into sin.
Gentle and soft laughter
Gentle and soft laughter just the same as a smile in a dream means the dreamer’s good character and represents happiness, or it could indicate exactly what he shall see in wakefulness.
To dream of the earth, laughing symbolizes a good harvest in that land.
A deceased person laughing
If you see a deceased person laughing in your dream, it indicates that he is in paradise, and enjoying the blessings of the hereafter.
Capable people or people in authority were laughing
If you see capable people or people in authority, were laughing in your dream, it suggests their dismissal from office.
Dream Interpretation of Laughing in Zhou-gong’s Dream Dictionary
A parent dream of his/her baby who is laughing
For a parent to dream of his/her baby who is laughing, is a good dream indicating that the dreamer will have good health.
A student dream of a laughing baby
A laughing baby in the dream of a student denotes that the dreamer may have bad study results.
A youngster dream of a laughing baby
If a youngster sees a laughing baby in a dream, it means that the observer of the dream may have an argument with a friend.
The dreamer laughs and feels cheerful
To see that you laugh and feel cheerful in a dream denotes success in your undertakings, and bright companions socially.
Laughing immoderately at some weird object
The dream interpretation of laughing immoderately at some weird object is a disappointment and lack of harmony in your surroundings.
Happy laughter of children
To hear the happy laughter of children in a dream implies joy and health to the dreamer.
Laughing at the discomfiture of others
To dream of laughing at the discomfiture of others is a sign that you will wilfully injure your friends to gratify your own selfish desires.
To hear mocking laughter in a dream is a bad omen signifying illness and disappointing affairs.
Laughter in the spiritual sense represents pure joy. It is now known that laughter has a healing quality, so to be conscious of it in dreams heralds that a healing has taken place.
If we ourselves are laughing in a dream we may be experiencing a release of tension in our waking life. Often the object of our amusement will give a clue to the relevance of the dream in everyday life. It can also be seen as an indication of rejection.
A crowd laughing
To dream of a crowd laughing indicates a shared enjoyment if we do not have a sense of being laughed at.
Being laughed at
Being laughed at in dreams means we may have a fear of being ridiculed or may have done something which we feel is not appropriate in real life. We may find ourselves embarrassing.
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