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Dreaming and meanings Altar


To dream of an altar signifies that you need to communicate with your inner self through meditation. The altar is an indication of the relationship that you have with yourself.

If you can remember what was on the altar, this can further the interpretation of the dream. An altar means that you need to rely more on your religion and spirituality to find the answers to questions you have in life.


This dream has a number of meanings. Any dream connected to growing spiritually takes on more significance than any other. The symbolism of an abbey’s altar as a retreat is normally a sign that it is time for you to take things easy and think about your life, in order to find out what you want from life, and to make it clear from the very beginning what is needed. You have faced some people with a superior attitude in the line of it is his/her way or the highway.

In your dream you may have...

  • You have an altar in your home.
  • Seen a boy at the altar.
  • Been married at an altar.
  • Seen a clean altar.
  • You are in front of an altar.
  • Seen a church altar.
  • Destroyed altar.
  • Kneeled at an altar.
  • Seen a bride at an altar.
  • Seen an altar.
  • Somebody kneels at an altar.
  • Seen an altar in an abbey.

Positive changes are afoot if...

  • The dream was positive.
  • You helped people in your dream.

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To kneel at an altar, means at times your aggression, even violent streak, is close to the surface. To see an altar of an abbey, suggests you will meet someone that may be charming in a first encounter, but even so there are telltale signs of pent-up abuse. You will notice the interlocutors sense is an impending threat and conflict by acquiescing with lies or tales. Be careful of upsetting others which may result in disastrous consequences.

To see an altar in your dream means that you need to make the final lap in a project, in order to ease into a situation. To dream that you are to be married at the altar and pronounced husband or wife, represents wedded bliss and happiness. A wedding dream involving an altar can also signify a new baby that may enter your life. To see a wedding in a church, at the altar, represents your hidden abilities and talents that have not yet come to light or been recognized. A bad wedding, if things go wrong with the altar in general, is also symbolic of the depth of your emotions.

A prayer before an altar means that you will get rid of worries and tensions. An old explanation says that the altar dream foretells happiness and good life. The altar in a dream is the symbol of big faith. Having an altar suggests that serene and happy days are coming your way. Seeing a boy at the altar suggests that you are too impulsive.

Being married at the altar in your dream means joy and beautiful days ahead. If you are single and see an altar, this is the omen of marriage coming your way. Dreaming of being at a clean altar indicates consolation, joy, and marriage between people you know well.


The altar of a church appearing in your dream is the omen of a beautiful life ahead. If the altar is destroyed, you will receive some bad news. If you are in front of an altar, it means inner harmony. Kneeling in front of an altar in your dream suggests that your most hidden wishes will come true. If you see a bride in front of an altar, you will have good results in everything you do.

Sitting in front of an altar means a wedding will occur soon. Seeing an altar means happy marriage, and if someone kneeling in front of it, that particular person needs help in the real life.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of altar...

Happy. Relaxed. At peace. Content. Joyful. Content. Faithful.


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