Lion-hearted, strong in spirit
Lion-hearted, divinely inspired
Eating or acquiring the head of a she-lion means the acquiring of vast lands and estates.
A mountain lion in your dream represents wild beauty, power and raw emotion. It often refers to feminine powerand aggression. A female you know may represent some danger to your social position or sense of well-being.
In psychological terms, the lion represents all those qualities it shows: majesty, strength, pride, courage and so on. It is easier to recognize the necessity for such qualities in ourselves when symbolized in something else.
The lion in dreams signifies both cruelty and strength. It also symbolizes the astrological sign of leo and epitomizes the qualities of leadership depicted in that sign. You might also like to consult the entry for animals.
Spiritually the image of being chased or pursued suggests either fear of our own actions, or is a play on words, as in ‘chaste’, i.E. Trying to preserve our innocence.
Being at a disadvantage in a given situation. Actually being pursued, probably in the sense of being “chased” by a potential lover, employer, or customer. Astrological parallels: Aries, Gemini, Mercury.
Dreaming of being chased or of trying to escape is perhaps one of the most common dreams; usually we are trying to escape responsibility, our own sense of failure, fear or emotions we can’t handle.
Spiritually, the lion symbolizes all those attributes that belong to the fiery principle. However, it is also an ambivalent symbol, since it represents both good and evil. It plays a part in the recognition of the four elements – fire, earth, air and water – and represents fire.