Garments, Burning Dream Explanation — If a person sees his clothes or part of his body on fire, it implies that he will encounter some crises relating to his clothes or body. (This will be discussed in great detail in this book). If such a fire constitutes tongues of flame rising upwards, it means harm will come to him from the king or ruler. And if no flames are seen, it symbolizes pleurisy.
A Burning Lamp Dream Explanation — A powerful bright lamp in the house is a glad tiding that the inmates of such a house will improve. But any weakness in the light given off by such a lamp denotes similar weakness in their condition. If the lamp extinguishes and no cause for its extinction is known nor is there any hint of any period death, the observer of the dream will soon encounter difficulties and unpleasant conditions. Also, his own condition will change.
Burning coal Dream Explanation — (See Coal)
Burning incense Dream Explanation — (See Aloe perfume; Civet; Incense; Ud)
Incense burning Dream Explanation — (See Aloe perfume; Civet; Incense; Frankincense; Ud)
Hair of the Armpits, Public Hair and the Moustache Dream Explanation — If the hair is small or few, it symbolises Deen and Sunnah’s steadfastness. If the hair is plenty is symbolises wilayat which is bereft of Deen.
Incident – Fire burning up to the Ankles Dream Explanation — Once a man came to Shaikh Sa’adu-Deen AI-Dharir. who was a blind man from Aleppo, Syria, and said: “I saw a dream, whereby I was wearing a shoe of fire that burned up to my ankles.” The Shaikh replied: “Come near me so that I may tell you the meaning.” Once the Shaikh took hold of the man’s arm, he cried out to those who were present to catch the man and call the police. After an investigation, it appeared that the man used to steal people’s shoes at the entrance of the mosque, to which crime the man confessed, and people went to his house to claim their properties.
Hair Dream Explanation — • A woman seeing her hair black: (1) Her husband loves her. (2) Her husband is straight and righteous.
• A woman dreaming of uncovering her hair: Her husband will be absent. If the hair remained uncovered, the husband would not come back to her. If she is not married, the dream means that she will never get married.
• A woman dreaming that her hair is very thick and that people are gazing at it: She will have a scandal.
• A married man seeing a lock of hair: Will have a blessed son.
• A bachelor dreaming of locks of hair: A maiden, a slave, or a maid for each lock of hair.
• A woman dreaming of a lock of hair: Will have a son who will become a leader one day. The lock of hair also symbolizes a fertile year.
Hair Dream Explanation — • Seeing one’s hair soft and limp but sprinkled: The dreamer’s chief’s money will be squandered. If the hair is not sprinkled, the boss s money will increase.
• Seeing oneself with long hair and being happy with it: Good dream, especially for women who use other women’s hair to adorn themselves (wigs made of a human hair).
• Ibn Siren resented dreams whereby young people saw their hair greying or turning white, which, for him, meant poverty and worries, especially if the hair was long. Such a dream by a poor person meant that debts would add to misery or that he would go behind bars.
Hair Dream Explanation — The hair symbolizes money, long life, prestige, and religion. But the dream has different interpretations depending on who has made it. Shaving one’s head is a good dream for someone who usually does it. The reverse is also true. For a warrior, it means that he will fall in action and become a war martyr.
• A fighter seeing his own hair: Prosperity, protection, and awe.
• A rich person seeing his hair: His own wealth.
• A poor person seeing his hair: His sins. The better and the more beautiful the hair, the more dignity and pride are enhanced.
• Dreaming that one’s hair has become curly: Will rise in life and become prosperous.
• Dreaming that one’s curly hair has become soft and limp: Will be lost, and things will take a turn for the worse.
Hair Dream Explanation — Braiding one’s hair in a dream also means mastering one’s craft. Shaving one’s head during the pilgrimage season in a dream means safety and protection. Shortening one’s hair, or removing unwanted hair during makeup in a dream means dispelling stress, or being coerced to pay one’s debts. If a thief or a fugitive sees himself grabbing to his own long and lanky horse like hair in a dream, it means that he will be captured. If one sees himself having hair like that of a hog in a dream, it connotes major calamities.
Hair Dream Explanation — Nicely combing one’s hair in a dream means loyalty and fulfilling a promise. A person who lacks loyalty, shaving his hair or cutting it short in a dream means squandering money, though in general shortening one’s hair means knowledge and guidance. Combing the hair of one’s wife in a dream means divorce. Good looking hair in a dream represents a person of good character. Hair in a dream also means feeling apprehensive about something. If one’s hair turns into an animal’s hair in a dream, it means toiling and difficulties. If a poor person sees that dream, it means that his basic needs will be adequately satisfied. The eyebrows, eyelashes, hairy arms, hairy legs and a hairy chest in a dream also represent man’s virility, beauty, protection, or lasting wealth.
Hair Dream Explanation — If some lice fall during the combing of one’s hair in a dream, it means that he will spend a portion of his inheritance in charity, or that he will clean his act, or correct his attitude. If one sees his hair growing anew in a dream, it means that he may lose most of his wealth. If one sees hair growing on his face where hair does not usually grow in a dream, it means debts. If one sees hair growing in the palm of his hand in a dream, it means benefits from a business. A hairy chest or hair growing over one’s tongue in a dream means wisdom, clarity, or diligence, except if it grows beyond control, then it becomes adversities, stress, sorrows, debts and so forth. If one sees the hair on his forearm scattering or falling in a dream, it means that he may lose all his savings.
Hair Dream Explanation — Hair in one’s ears in a dream means knowledge or admonition. Seeing hair in one’s noses in a dream represents a beneficial thing one breeze, though it may involve some hidden trouble, or it could mean money. Hair covering a woman’s body in a dream means remaining celibate and for a married woman, it means taking care of her parents and children. A hairy child in a dream means longevity. If a beardless man sees himself hairy in a dream, it means that his wife will soon be pregnant. If one’s hair turns white in a dream, it means losing money for a rich person or paying the debts of a poor person. (See Black hair; Dye; Shaving; Strand of hair)
Hair Dream Explanation — If one sees his hair longer or thicker, and if he wishes in the dream to have that in wakefulness, it means that he will attain his goals, pay his debts, or prosper. If the length or thickness of one’s hair is uncommon, and if one feels no offence to walk with it in the streets in his dream, it means debts, distress and inability to take care of one’s family. Long hair in a dream also means naughtiness and adversities. Thick and long hair in a dream also can be interpreted as having many children, or it could represent fear of wrongdoing, or thinking about an important person, or it could represent common daily concerns. Having less hair in a dream means diminishing difficulties. If one sees someone pulling out his hair in a dream, it means that he may have to face a financial disaster.
Hair Dream Explanation — If a woman sees her hair straight in a dream, it denotes benefits and particularly if she uses a hairpiece or a wig as part of her makeup. Women receive benefits from braiding their hair in a dream, and it means saving money or investing it. Otherwise, if a poor person or a blind person braids his or her hair in a dream, it means complications and difficulties, particularly when they are accustomed to doing so. If a sick woman sees herself braiding her hair in a dream, it means that she will die from her illness. If one sees his hair long to the extent that he could braid it together with his beard in a dream, it means debts. Shaving one’s moustache, or under one’s armpit in a dream means paying one’s debts, dispelling distress, or following good hygiene’s.
Hair Dream Explanation — Braiding the hair of one’s legs in a dream means earning money through improper methods, or engaging in something which contradicts the divine laws. Woman’s hair in a dream represents her protection, husband or family. Hair in a dream also denotes farming, money, a wife, a husband or marriage. If one’s hair looks ugly and smelly in a dream, it represents the living condition or the husband and wife’s state.
Hair Dream Explanation — If a woman sees a strand of her hair being cut in a dream, it means a fight between her and her husband, or it could mean that someone is encouraging her husband to seek another woman. If one sees himself grooming his hair with oily dressing in a dream, it means adorning oneself for the world. If the oil runs over one’s face in the dream, it means trouble. Discovering a bad odour emanating from one’s hair in the dream means hearing praises. Delousing one’s hair in a dream means discovering some of one’s own faults.
Hair Dream Explanation — In a dream, hair represents money and longevity. If a rich person ties a strand of hair to a bun of his own in a dream, it means the increase of his wealth and growth of his business based on a business loan or a mortgage. Suppose a poor person sees that in a dream, it means that he will borrow money to pay for his debts and still borrow more money to pay for his daily expenses. If one sees his straight hair frizzed or curled in a dream, he will be honoured, and if he sees his frizzed hair straight in a dream, he will suffer from humiliation or lose his rank. If one with a straight and lanky hair sees it longer than usual in a dream, it means that money belonging to someone he works will be distributed, wasted, or lost.
Hair Dream Explanation — • Removing one’s white hair, one by one: The dreamer is doing things contrary to the Holy Prophet’s Tradition and has no respect for the elderly.
• A young man seeing some white hairs on his head: An absent one will come back.
• Seeing one’s hair has turned white: Will have a child.
• A woman dreaming that all her hair has turned white: (1) Her husband is corrupt. (2) Her husband will make her jealous by having an affair with another lady or a maid. (3) She will bring trouble and sorrow to her man.