To dream of a scythe, foretells accidents or sickness will prevent you from attending to your affairs, or making journeys. An old or broken scythe, implies separation from friends, or failure in some business enterprise.
The scythe was an ancient symbol for harvesting – gathering in. The grim reaper – death – is always pictured as carrying a scythe.
To dream that you are carrying a scythe symbolizes anger, aggression or separation. There may be something in your life that you need to cut out and get rid of. If someone else had the scythe, the dream represents aspects of your personality that are negative or repressed. If you dreamed of using a sycthe […]
The scythe, like the hourglass, is often held by the figure of death and represents the ending of physical existence. We are becoming aware of the fact that the cutting off of life – or energy – may be imminent around us, although it need not be our own death.
The scythe is a very old-fashioned symbol for the passage of time. Its appearance in dreams shows we are linking with very deeply held concepts and ideas. It is time to harvest our own experience and ensure that we can acquire all that we need.
The scythe is a cutting instrument, and therefore has the same significance as a knife. In dreams it usually suggests that we need to cut out non-essential actions or beliefs. We need to be fairly ruthless in order to achieve a desired end. You might also like to consult the entries for death, harvest, hourglass, […]
(Death; Mowing; Sickle) In a dream, a scythe means profits, good harvest, good news, true news, or the harvest of one’s life. (Also see Scissors)