Incident – Reciting Prayers for Benefiting The Pious Souls Dream Explanation — Someone used to regularly recite special prayers and offer their blessing to the benefit of the soul of Rabi’a Al-‘Adawiyyah, God be pleased with her. One night, he saw her in a dream, and she said to him: “Your gifts are carried to us on trays of light and are covered with light.”
Righteous people Dream Explanation — (Companions of Allah’s Prophet, Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam; Followers; Successors) Seeing Allah’s blessed people and His righteous ones, or any of the early companions of Allah’s Messenger (Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam), whether such a companion is known or not in a dream represents blessings in one’s life and denotes one’s correct following of their example, and their advice or comments in one’s dream must be heeded.
Righteous people Dream Explanation — To see oneself as one of such true ones, or to enter their circles in a dream means that one is following their example and enjoying or suffering similar trials to theirs, then he will triumph over his enemies. To see one of the companions living in a city in a dream also represents the joy, happiness, prosperity, and justice the inhabitants of such a city enjoy under the leadership of a righteous governor. (Also see Companions of the Prophet; Scholars; Serving; Shepherd)
Subversive people Dream Explanation — (See Tar)
Interpretation According to the Varying Conditions of people Dream Explanation — If a righteous and noble person sees himself as handcuffed or placed in a pillory. It means he will remain safeguarded against mischief and wickedness. But if the observer of such a dream is wicked it suggests that he will commit excessive sins due to which he will be doomed to hell-fire May Allah, through His infinite mercy, save us from hell-fire, Ameen. Pillory means: a wooden board with holes for the head and hands in which petty offenders were formerly locked and exposed to public scorn.
Giving people Water to Drink Dream Explanation — Drawing water from the well and seeing impurities and filth in such water means the person doing so will pollute his wealth with haraam wealth.
The Prophet Muhammad’s (Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam) Seeing People Barely Covered Dream Explanation — Narrated Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri: Prophet Muhammad (Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam) said, “While I was sleeping, some people were displayed before me (in a dream). They were wearing shirts, some of which were merely covering their breasts, and some a bit longer. Then there passed before me, ‘Umar bin Al-Khattab wearing a shirt he was dragging it (on the ground behind him.)” They (the people) asked, “What have you interpreted (about the dream) O Prophet Muhammad?” He said, “The Religion.” (Bukhari)
The Prophet Muhammad’s (Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam) Seeing People Barely Covered Dream Explanation — Narrated Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri: I heard Prophet Muhammad (Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam) saying, “While I was sleeping, I saw (in a dream) the people being displayed before me, wearing shirts, some of which (were so short that it) reached as far as their breasts and some reached below that. Then ‘Umar bin Al-Khattab was shown to me and he was wearing a shirt which he was dragging (behind him).” They asked. What have you interpreted (about the dream)? O Prophet Muhammad?” He said, “The religion.” (Bukhari)
The Prophet Muhammad’s (Sallallaahu-Alayhi-wasallam) Seeing People Barely Covered Dream Explanation — Abu Umamah bin Sahl bin Hunaif narrated from some of the companions of the Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w) that the Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w) said: “While I was sleeping I saw people presented before me, and that they were wearing shirts. Some of them (the shirts) reaching their breasts, and some of them reaching below that.” He said: “Then ‘Umar was presented before me and he was wearing a shirt that was dragging.” They said: “How did you interpret that O Prophet Muhammad?” He said: “The religion.” Abu Umamah bin Sahl bin Hunaif narrated from Abu Sa’eed al-Khudri that the Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w) said: similar in meaning (to no. 2285).
Expulsion Dream Explanation — If a religious and a pious looking person is evicted or driven away from a place in a dream, it means that he is failing to fulfill his religious vow, or it could mean that he is avoiding to remain in the company of true pious people, ascetics, people of knowledge and noble ones. Expulsion in a dream also could denote misbehaviour or ill conduct on the part of the evictor.
Tarragon Dream Explanation — (bot.) In a dream, tarragon represents a vile person. Tarragon is originally grown from African rue and is sprouted in vinegar for a full year before it is planted to grow a new herb. Tarragon in a dream also represents someone who has learned about pious conduct by associating with pious people before he developed his own. Tarragon in a dream also signifies treachery or betrayal.
Scribes Dream Explanation — (Angels; Record keepers) If a pious person sees the recording angels in a dream, it means glad tidings, prosperity, happiness and joy in this world and in the hereafter. If an unallahly person sees them in a dream, it means that he should correct his life and seek the company of pious and good people. (Also see Record keepers)
Reciting Surah Taubah Dream Explanation — Whoever reads it in his dream, he will revere and love the pious people.
Reciting Surah Taha Dream Explanation — Thoever reads it will love performing the tahaj-jud salaah and do good deeds, Moreover, he will spend his time in the company of pious people.
Milestone Dream Explanation — (Event; Landmark; Milepost) In a dream, a milestone represents a son, an emissary, a messenger, travels, or a pious person who serves people’s needs.
Angels in the Masjid Dream Explanation — If angels are seen in mosques it means that due to the religious shortcomings of the people of that town, the angels are commanding them to engage in dua, salaah, charity and sincere repentance. If angels are seen in the marketplace it means they are prohibiting the people from dishonesty in measure and weight. And if angels are seen in the cemetery it means a great calamity will be fall the pious servants of Allah.
Swan’s meat Dream Explanation — Eating swan’s meat in a dream means benefits drawn from pious and religious people. (Also see Dusk; Meat)
An Incomplete Athaan During the Month of Hajj Dream Explanation — Seeing oneself calling out an incomplete athaan during the months of Hajj suggests that the observer of the dream is among the good and pious people. It could also mean he will proceed for Hajj but will not be able to complete it.
Caterpillar Dream Explanation — (Saturn; Silkworm) In a dream, a caterpillar represents a devious thief who wears the cloak of a pious person, who gently and slowly steals people’s money or encourages them to invest in losing business ventures. However, no one will suspect him of wrongdoing because of his good looking appearance. (Also see Butterfly)
Speaking Dream Explanation — Animal talk in a dream denotes leaning toward friendships and finding peace in the company of pious people, or it could mean working to earn one’s livelihood. If a wall speaks to someone in a dream, it means a warning of separation, or it could mean renouncing the city and seeking to live in the wilderness, near uninhabited ruins, or near a graveyard. Hearing a voice commanding one to do something in a dream means glad tidings. Hearing Allah Almighty on the Day of Judgement in a dream means rising in station, performing good deeds and nearness to one’s Lord. Listening to the Holy Words of Allah Almighty in a dream also denotes the spread of justice and righteousness, and such a dream could represent a ruler who cares for his subjects. If a allahly and a pious person sees that in a dream, it means that he will renounce the world and seek the comfort and the blessings of the hereafter. (Also see Exhaustion from speaking; Listening; Sounds of animals)