drum dream meanings

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To listen to drums in your dream indicates that you need to work with people around you to keep your life balanced, especially in regard to your emotions. It is important to try to push the natural rhythms of change for your own benefit.

If you are playing the drum at school, this shows that you must take on some responsibility in your own life. If within your dream, playing the drum was not making you feel comfortable then this could be a negative omen. The negative form of the drum speaks more about our attitudes towards work, this is because the dream involves your feelings about being unable to perform the music. There lies a fear of being unable to perform in the real world. The dream expresses any negativity within your waking life. Take it easy and do not be too focused on trying to understand how much you should be able to achieve in a day.

In your dream you may have

  • Played the drums.
  • Dreamed of drum music.
  • Heard a drum sound.
  • Heard the drums being played.
  • Encountered a festival or celebration with drums.
  • Seen somebody playing the drums.
  • Heard drums from far away.
  • Heard tribal or ceremonial drums.

Positive changes are afoot if

  • The dream was positive in nature.
  • You become a singer or leader.
  • You have understood and gained insight into the situation within your dream.
  • You express emotions within your dream and it is positive in nature.
  • You notice in the dream that everybody is enjoying the sounds.
  • The dream involved playing music at religious events: wedding, funeral etc
  • New beginnings in your life are needed if your dream involved other people.

Detailed dream interpretation

Playing the drum in your dream could refer to the fact that people in your life seem to demand more and more from you, and life is becoming extremely hectic and stressful. You are resisting any change within your current waking life, and this dream is trying to convey that you want to move towards a more peaceful lifestyle, and that you are struggling to understand how this can happen.

Hearing drums in your dream is a sign of success or of good news. Beating the drums can refer to worries and quarrels, confrontations and troubles, while hearing drums from far away means that some important news is coming your way. It could refer to a situation in your family that will please you. Maybe a child will bring you good fortune, or a relative will win the lottery.

This dream has a number of meanings. Any dream connected to the beat of music takes on more significance than any other dream spiritually. The appearance of a drum or rhythmic music is normally a sign that it is time for you to take things easy and balance your life. To dream of playing the drums in a bar shows that you require time for social gatherings in order to connect to your inner child.

If in your dream you hear drums, it means that in your daily life you will hear something that will be important to you. If in your dream you are playing the drums, this is not a good omen. You may be in conflict with people from your group of friends, and you will encounter some difficulties.

Playing religious or tribal drum music in your dream is a good omen. It can foretell sweetness in your romantic life and wonderful moments ahead. The beat of drums can suggest that you are being active, energetic and that you are full of good ideas in your waking life. You should channel some of your energy towards spiritual activities, such as meditation or yoga.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of a drum

Happy. Steadiness. Eagerness. Strong. Talented. Challenged. Joyful. At ease. Content. Stubborn. Enraged.

By Flo Saul
Oct 12, 2012