Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings

Neighborhood dreams indicate a need to be around others or a sense of belonging.

When you see a neighborhood in your dream you may want to focus on the social, interpersonal, and enjoyable sides of life. Being at a neighborhood block party or surrounded by people from your neighborhood is an indicator that you need friends or you are seeking to connect with people. When the dream is more focused on the relationships between people of your neighborhood or talking and being social it is a time that you may want to be focusing more on social and interpersonal aspects of your life.

Detailed dream meaning:

When your dream is of a neighborhood that you do not know and you are lost it is representative of a lack of direction in your life. Often when we dream of unfamiliar places it is a sign that the direction that we are on is also not a good one or that there is no clear destination. Consider ways that you can bring focus or personal meaning to your life. Revisiting a neighborhood that is from your past can be a good sign about people coming back into your life or someone from your past visiting. Sometimes it can also be a sign for you to go back to the basics in your life or a desire to start over.

What does it mean to dream about my old neighborhood?

To dream that you are back in an old neighborhood that you used to live in - from a dream psychology point of view indicates your harboring negative thoughts which are deep inside you! If a neighborhood appears to be run down in your dream then this is connected to how you are feeling about failure. Maybe you are feeling really negative when things go wrong. The most important takeaway from such a dream is that you need to have positive thinking in order to live a more free and happy lifestyle. If you see a childhood neighborhood in the dream then this is connected to how you must focus on your emotions, behaviors and also attitudes in life.

What does it mean to dream about bad neighborhood?

Dreaming of a bad neighborhood from a dream psychology point of view is connected to the fact that you have negative thought patterns. When you think that a situation in waking life is going to end up worse than it is a bad neighborhood is often represented during your sleep. The most important aspects of this dream depend on the features that you see in the neighborhood. If you feel threatened or worried in this dream then this is directly associated with your self-confidence in life. Have you ever heard about black-and-white thinking? Basically, from a psychology point of view, this is when you think a situation can either be positive or negative there is no middle ground. The meaning of this dream is that you should try not to worry too much, perhaps things have been impossible over the recent months but is now time to change. You must have accepted that you can progress and grow in life. A famous dream psychologist known as Sigmund Freud believed that dreams of negativity are associated with our thought process. Try to ensure that you know what is going on inside your head and that you can change anything in life. A neighborhood that features gangs or violence can suggest that you are likely to be in conflict with your own wants and desires in waking life.

In this dream you may have:

  • Seen your own neighborhood.
  • Had a party in your neighborhood.
  • Connected with people in the community.

Positive changes are afoot if:

  • You socialized with people in your neighborhood.

This dream is in association with the following scenarios in your life:

  • Seeking companionship.
  • Wanting to make friends.
  • Needing support or advice from others.
  • Feeling disconnected.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of a neighborhood:

Reminiscent. Familiarity. Hope. Longing. Lost. Confused. Scared. Worried. Determined. Curious.

By Florance Saul
Oct 12, 2012