Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings
This dream shows that you have or will encounter loss, and that it is important to take action so you can prevent this.
When we dream of removing one of our own limbs, this means that we are worried about losing something that is important to us, and you are concerned in case something does not work out in some way.
In your dream you may have
- Lost a leg, arm or limb = loss.
- Been in hospital following the operation = time to heal those emotional wounds.
- Involved in war = things are going to be more complex in the future.
- Observed an amputation = some loss in the future.
- Carried out an amputation = someone close to you is due a new job.
Positive changes are afoot if
- Take care of yourself and your relationships.
- Improve your communication with the loved ones.
- Recognize the false situations in your life.
Detailed dream interpretation
Dreaming of removing a body part indicates there is some thing that is bothering you. Life is too fast, and you are trying to save even five minutes. The message is to slow down. This dream also signifies there is something that faces you and you have never encountered before. To dream of hemicorporectomy, or amputation at the waist it means that you feel divided in a situation.
Generally, there is someone in your life who is a guru, and therefore is the center of attention. Be careful that he or she does not demand complete obedience from you. This may be a spouse, offspring, other family members, friends, and colleagues. This person feels entitled to adulation and special treatment by his followers. He or she punishes the wayward and the straying lambs. He or she enforces discipline, adherence to teachings, and common goals. The less accomplished in reality, the more stringent the mastery, and the more pervasive the brainwashing.
If you remove your leg, then this dream determines the rights and obligations of your disciples, and this may be altered at will.
If you dream of losing an arm, then you have a micro-manager in your life, this may be at work or at home. You have to be prepared for right and wrong, as some people will seem to struggle. It is important to not read much into things in your life. Maybe it is time to exert control over the minutest details and behaviors.
If in your dream you are performing an amputation it means that the area of your life which will change will be your own decision. If you dream of a fitted artificial limb or prosthesis, then a situation in your life is false and deep down you know it.
This dream can also mean that you are neglecting some part of your life. If your leg was removed in a way that caused you suffering, then something will be removed from your life. This dream has some positive aspects, if the amputation represents the removal of a hand, and it can also mean that something will be removed in your life which is no longer desired. To dream of someone with a false leg generally means that now it is time to move forward with a business matter.
Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of self amputation
Terrified. In pain. Sad. Surprised. Anxious. Worried. Strange. Insecure. Furious. Tired. Lazy. Confused. Upset. Overwhelmed. Offended. Insecure. Upset. Angry. Scared.
By Flo Saul
Oct 16, 2012