Various weapons can suggest differing degrees of spiritual power. This power should always be used with relevant caution. Consult the entries for armour, arrow, dagger, gun, knife and sword for further information.
Technically, a charm is a spell or object possessing magic power, and was initially empowered by chanting (rhythmic singing). In dreams, it can have any of these resonances and suggests the idea of using power beyond the norm.
The cellar most often represents the subconscious and those things we may have suppressed through an inability to handle them. A basement can also highlight the power that is available to us provided we are willing to make use of it. Often associated with self-image and self-confidence, we may not have come to terms with […]
Psychologically, the human being has always needed to feel that there is a greater power than himself available to him. To be praying in a dream reinforces this, since we need to use our own inner sense of self to access the greater power.
A battery symbolizes both power and energy. To dream of a battery running out of power suggests that there may be a health problem as yet unrecognized.
Originally the cauldron was round-bottomed, thus reinforcing the symbolism of the womb. In a woman’s dream it therefore suggests transformation often brought about by her own power. In a man’s dream he is more likely to use power beyond himself.
The sceptre has the same symbolism as most rods and staves: that of a phallic object. In a woman’s dream it suggests the power for action. In a man’s dream it signifies the power to take authority.
The power of the world, opposite of the power of god
Considered to be a focus for power, if a pyramid appears in a dream it shows we are concentrating on the inherent power within us. You may also like to consult the individual entry for pyramid for more detailed information.
The sword in dreams invariably suggests a weapon of power. We may have the ability to create power and use energy properly through our beliefs. A ceremonial sword will confer status.