Cobra snake

Cobra snake

Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings

The presence of a cobra snake in your dream indicates that it is important to harness your energies. You may be feeling bitterness, which has resulted from problems in your life.

To see a cobra in your dream is often considered to be a representation of your own personality. In order to make it as easy as possible to interpret the dream of seeing cobras, it is important to understand the surroundings of this dream, and your actual feeling at the time of seeing the snake.

In your dream you may have

  • You see a cobra snake.
  • A cobra snake around your body.
  • A cobra snake kills you.
  • A cobra in the grass.
  • Lots of cobras.
  • A dead cobra biting you.

Positive changes are afoot if

  • Return to the real world and be content and happy.
  • Recognize if someone in your entourage is disloyal.
  • Recognize your responsibility problems.
  • Face up to reality.

Detailed dream interpretation

The details around your dream are important when understanding the meaning. If you have encountered any threat from the cobra in your dream, this is an indication that you are finding it difficult to cope with your subconscious mind. You may find in life everything is content and happy, but underneath there are some things that are concerning you.

There are various factors that you need to consider when seeking an interpretation. Generally, the image of either a cobra snake represents your power within. It is important to understand that this dream equals some kind of emotional storm in your life, normally as mentioned in the opening sentences above, around relationships and energy. Let’s first review the old dream meanings.

1930s occult dream meanings

  • If you have a cobra snake around your body, this can show some type of entrapment and ongoing problems in a relationship. This can signify marital difficulties and divorce. Even though it may be a negative situation and cause problems, the feeling of happiness will return eventually.
  • If you see a cobra on top of a dead body, this represents the sexual act of intercourse, but can also show control over your libido.
  • If you see in your dream a dead body and a cobra or worm inside the corpse, according to Freud this is directly associated with passion that has not been recognized in the waking life.
  • If the cobra is on the floor performing, or on a carpet, this shows the bitterness and emptiness that you are currently feeling will soon pass.
  • Dreaming of a cobra snake in the grass means that you are going to hear news that will upset you, and which involve frustration, regret and depression.
  • If you are swallowed by a cobra, then this means you need to consider your reasons of thinking negatively, and you need to return to the real world and be content and happy.
  • If the cobra is surrounding your body, then this dream is a direct interpretation of entrapment, which may be connected to a love affair.
  • If you see a cobra snake in the countryside on the grass, river or field, this dream indicates that somebody in your life is currently being disloyal, and that you need to be able to recognize it.
  • If you are swallowed or eaten by a cobra snake, this shows that you have upset too many people around you at the moment, and it is time for you to seek space.
  • To dream of many cobra snakes it means that a person is going to make sure that you are displaced.
  • To see a cobra snake in your dream often has a sexual significance.

Ancient dream interpretation of a cobra (Pre 1920s)

  • If you are a woman and you dream of a dead cobra biting you, this shows you are going to suffer some type of defeat in a situation connected to a friend. This dream usually foretells evil in different forms and stages. For a man this is a warning to not look into situations too deeply.
  • To see the cobra snakes near you in a dream or if you are handling a snake, this indicates you are going to have a strategy that would overcome obstacles. Noticing the cobras moving across your indicates that struggles are likely to develop in your life.
  • If you kill a cobra, then you are going to have a great opportunity to advance yourself in respect to others around you. This is a positive dream in that you are going to overcome all obstacles that stand in your way.
  • If you find yourself walking over cobras, then this indicates you are going to be able to change your own visions and destiny.
  • If the cobra fights you, then influences in your life are going to take over affairs. These influences on the positive side of your life.
  • If you step aside a cobra snake in order to let the cobra pass, this dream indicates that your efforts will help you overcome any obstacle that may stand in your way.
  • If you dream that the cobra coils itself around you or other people, this means you are likely to be in a position of power in the future, but which will be taken away from you very quickly.
  • If your dream involves seeing a cobra attacking another person, this foretells that a friend is going to hurt your feelings.
  • If you see small cobras, then this is directly associated to joy in the future.
  • If you see children playing with cobra snakes, or that you are playing with a snake, this dream indicates that you are going to be able to distinguish between enemies and true personalities in the future.
  • If you hit a cobra, then you are likely to be able to overcome enemies that intend to do you harm.
  • To see a cobra snake rising up in the air is a direct indication of conspiracy. Somebody is trying to be extremely brave in their life, and it is important that you recognize this action, so that you can congratulate the person for overcoming his anxieties.
  • If you are hypnotized by a cobra, this indicates that your rights are going to be maintained.

If you find the cobra cut in half in your dream, this is an indication that you need to adapt better in social situations. The key message is that you can never be too nice. Consideration and respect for others is recommended. If you see a baby cobra in your dream, then this is a direct indication of your child light. It is a symbol to show that it is time for you to act better with money.

If the cobra in your dream changes itself into another person, this can indicate that it is time to give up a bad habit. If the cobra bites you and the bite is not fatal, then the dream relates to patterns that you have formed in your life. If the bite was fatal, then you have an enemy around you at the moment. To have sex with a cobra indicates that you crave for sexual gratification. To feed a cobra means you have been undertaking hard work and it is time to refresh your mind and think about what will make you feel all creative.

The Asp is the modern Anglicization of the word Aspis, which in antiquity referred to one of several venomous snake species found in the Nile region. If your dream involves seeing an Asp, this is a negative dream for a woman, and it indicates that she has a few enemies that want to do her harm. If you are a man, this indicates that you are going to overcome any difficult problems in regards to a masculine situation. Cleopatra tested a wide range of deadly poisons on condemned people and animals for her entertainment, and she concluded that the bite of the Asp was the least terrible way to die. Therefore, in dream terms, it is important to understand that bad times are not that bad in the bigger light of things.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of cobra snake

Terrified. Surprised. Anxious. Worried. Strange. Insecure. Confused. Overwhelmed. Offended. Scared.

By Flo Saul
May 20, 2013