We may feel a wide range of emotions during our dreams, for instance, feel scared, sad, surprised or happy but it does not necessarily mean that we will feel the same emotion in waking life, some times it is exactly the opposite. Shedding tears dreams are one of such kinds.
You should not conclude that something bad will happen in your real life if you dream about tears since it has opposite interpretation in some cases so it is necessary to pay attention to all details in order to have the most accurate dream meaning of shedding tears. In this post, we have prepared all possible dream interpretations of tears in various cultures and religions.
Dream Interpretation of Tears in Islam
The Islamic dream interpreters and psychologists have proposed that tears in a dream, paradoxically indicate joy, but hot tears denote worries and trouble. Tears in a dream also foretell loneliness, leaving one’s homeland, or yearning to see one’s beloved, or they may signify pearls.
Seeing tears on one’s face without having cried
To dream about seeing tears on one’s face without having cried means that people are speaking ill of the dreamer’s family and folk.
Having tearful eyes
Having tearful eyes in dreams implies that the observer of the dream is saving money for religious purposes and does not want to show it.
Tears flowing on the face
It means that the dreamer will spend happily in waking life.
Seeing the tears from the right eye entering the left eye
The interpretation of such dreams is that the dreamer’s son and daughter may engage in sexual intercourse, and he must immediately separate between their rooms, and teach them about the lawful and the unlawful.
In a dream, cold tears are a sign of happiness in real life.
Warm tears in a dream signify sadness.
Running tears over one’s cheeks without crying
Seeing running tears over one’s cheeks without crying in a dream heralds slander that carries weight.
Guarded tears in someone’s eyes
Dreaming about guarded tears in someone’s eyes that do not flow over his cheeks represents storing illegal money, or disguising the unlawful source of one’s income which one’s adversaries will finally unveil or expose. If such tears are finally shed in the dream, they symbolize that one will willingly spend much money, or get rid of it to conceal his act.
Tears which come during yawning
Tears which come during yawning in a dream represent payment of an unjust fine.
Tears during the daylight time, or under the sun, or in front of a fire
To dream of seeing tears during the daylight time, or under the sun, or in front of fire implies business losses caused by one of these three elements.
Being in tears
If you are in tears in a dream, it means that some affliction will soon envelop you.
Others shed tears
To see others shedding tears in dreams implies that your sorrows will affect the happiness of others.
A number of psychologists and dream interpreters have believed that the dream interpretation of tears is hurt or compassion, and it is often this latter meaning that applies spiritually. Experiencing compassion in a dream can make us more aware of the necessity for it in waking life. another dream meaning of tears is an emotional release and a cleansing. If we are crying we may not feel we are able to give way to emotion in everyday life but can do so in the safe scenario of a dream.
Being in tears and then to wake up and discover that we are actually crying
To dream of being in tears and then to wake up and discover that we are actually crying is an indication showing that some hurt or trauma has come sufficiently close to the surface to enable us to deal with it on a conscious level.
Someone we know is in tears
If someone we know is in tears in our dream, it means that we perhaps need to look at our own conduct to see if it is appropriate. If we do not know them then we have offended against our own code of behavior.
- Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted (Gustavus Hindman Miller)
- The A To Z Of Dream Interpretations, What Dreams Reveal About Our Lives, Loves And Deepest Fears (Pamela J.Ball)