Symbolically cancer represents the moon, the eternal mother and the astrological sign of cancer.
Cancer is one of the prime fears that a human being has to deal with, so to dream of a cancer indicates we are out of harmony with our body. It also indicates fear of illness.
If you dream of having cancer, you feel you are wasting your life. A dream of you or someone else having cancer may also represent the need to start having a better, more positive outlook on life.
To have one successfully treated in a dream, denotes a sudden rise from obscure poverty to wealthy surroundings. To dream of a cancer, denotes illness of some one near you, and quarrels with those you love. Depressions may follow to the man of affairs after this dream. To dream of a cancer, foretells sorrow in […]
Dreams are symbolic and not literal — most of the time. Cancer tumors in dreams represent a variety of unprocessed psychological and emotional materials that the dreamer may be obsessing on. They represent all of those things that bother, disturb, anger, or hurt us and that we never directly deal with or let go of. […]
An out of control condition, i.E. The cancer of bitterness, fearfulness, despair, temptation; if physical, see “diagnosis”
Intellectually we may have worked through our fears but still be left with attitudes and beliefs that cannot be cleared away. Very often this appears as cancer or illness in dreams and equally can represent something ‘eating away’ at us – usually a negative idea or concept.
Since the astrological sign of cancer represents a feminine attribute, in a woman’s dream she may be considering her ability to nurture. In a man’s dream his focus may be on his attitude to his mother or mothering.
The astrological sign of cancer and the great mother are both represented by the crab.