Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings

Dreaming of using an umbrella in rainy weather foretells bad changes in your general living conditions.

An umbrella can be seen in many different ways in your dream. It could be a rain umbrella, parasol or alternatively a sun shade. Historically umbrellas came from shading the sun in ancient China, they are often used in Rome, Greece and also the Middle East and have been known to be used as far back as the fourth century. Materials included feathers, leather and the oldest recording of a collapsible umbrella goes back 2,450 years ago. I have covered quite a bit here about umbrellas in your dream so just scroll down to find your dream. To make it easier I have also just outlined some quick dream meanings of umbrellas.

What is the spiritual meaning of an umbrella?

The umbrella can spiritually mean that we are protected by guides and spirit. In Indian symbolism, the umbrella is seen as a shade that protects against the “heat” of suffering problems, challenges, and harm. The parasol in Buddism represents the bodhi-tree. Which is a symbol of a riderless horse. This can indicate happiness. The umbrella symbol is also associated with the power that we hold within. Equally, the umbrella can be connected to our darkest thoughts, and also our happiness - (shade and light) Additionally, this symbol is connected to being royal and protected. In ancient times the parasol was carried as a sign of wealth and held above the head to make people feel honor and respect for the family. The dome of the umbrella and parasol in symbolism is connected to authority. Hanging silk valances suggests being skilled in life. Hope this has helped you, now scroll down to find your dream.

What does it mean to dream of a rain umbrella?

A rain umbrella in a dream is connected to our own emotions this is simply because water represents how we communicate with others life. Often, dreams of umbrellas signify that you need to remove the clutter in your life. This could be simply cleaning the room alternatively moving forward with a new project. The rain in a dream indicates you may be surprised or alarmed about a situation in the future. This could consequently affect your emotions. To see a black rain umbrella illustrates intense and personal creative efforts. Oh, and also try not to lose anything. If you notice a red umbrella in the dream this symbolizes your passions and focuses on life. You’re going to be much more open-minded. A blue umbrella in dreams suggests very caring and compassionate parent or caregiver. This is a good dream if the umbrella is open. Generally, an umbrella in your dream means protection, and gains coming soon. Seeing any color umbrella in your dream it indicates that you are sheltered from any signs of trouble and problems.

In your dream

  • You are holding an umbrella = new starts and you are protected.
  • Buying an umbrella = you will have social happiness in life.
  • You have an umbrella in your hand = new conditions if you can hold the umbrella.
  • A silk umbrella = comfort financially.
  • An open umbrella = open to new possibilities.
  • You are opening an umbrella = feeling an outsider.
  • A sunshade umbrella = shading something from someone.
  • A closed umbrella = your heart is closed.
  • You are closing an umbrella = try not to focus on the negative.
  • A turned umbrella = don't hurt peoples feelings.
  • An umbrella protecting you from the rain = protection in life.
  • You lost your umbrella = new start.
  • A lost umbrella = finding one means multiple new starts.
  • Repairing an umbrella = fixing an issue in life.
  • A broken umbrella = broken heart.
  • Lots of umbrellas = many opportunities.
  • Various colors umbrellas = someone will pay you attention.

What is the detailed dream interpretation of an umbrella?

If in your dream you are holding an umbrella, this foretells financial benefits ahead. Buying an umbrella indicates financial difficulties. If you find an umbrella in your dream, this tells you to try using your friends. Giving your umbrella to someone in the dream suggests that you will have an important meeting in the near future. A silk umbrella portends honor and respect. If you dream of wearing a parasol instead of an umbrella, it means that you will have a love affair and a nice holiday too. To dream of yourself being in the shadow of your or someone else's umbrella, it means that you will find support, a person close to you backs you, and you enjoy protection from someone. According to the Persian tradition, this dream announces wealth. Dreaming of an umbrella indicates that you are safe from worry, trouble, or the difficult issues of life according to gypsy folklore. An open umbrella in your dream tells you to ask help when you need it. A parasol means that you will soon find protection and help from others. Dreaming about a closed umbrella suggests that you should not worry much, because your wishes will come true. Closing an umbrella in your dream means that you trust a person close to you. A turned umbrella in gypsy traditions foretells a change of a situation. If in your dream an umbrella protects you from rain, this portends that you will enjoy well-deserved successes and also protection against big failures. A lost umbrella means abandonment. If you lose your umbrella in your dream it indicates that you will have a problem at work.

Repairing an umbrella it means that you will manage to get rid of difficulties and life’s adversities. A broken umbrella foretells craziness or a danger ahead. Lots of umbrella in your dream tell you to protect yourself from envious people. An umbrella is sometimes a defensive symbol in a dream, referring to your protection against emotions, represented in the dream world by the rain. An umbrella can omen excessive fear coming your way.

Using an umbrella indicates that you should be more careful as some dangers can come in the future. The umbrella foretells that you will overcome your worries and you will receive unexpected help. A stretched umbrella portends disagreements in your family. This dream is a warning to pay attention to your words and actions so that you would not experience remorse later. Walking in the rain with an umbrella means that you will enjoy some happy times ahead. However, the umbrella can refer to the fact that you are actually responsible for some misunderstandings in your house, and therefore you should watch for mistakes and repair them before getting into deeper trouble.

What does it mean to dream of a beach umbrella or parasol?

A beach umbrella in a dream can indicate that we wish to protect ourselves from an experience going forward. A parasol is primarily used for sunbathing and to protect us from the sun, in dreams the sun represents happiness. Seeing the parasol in a dream indicates folding problems. Once problems have been closed for a better word then sunlight and happiness will enter your life. To see outdoor furniture with an umbrella indicates that you will need to focus on helping someone progress in life. If the umbrella is on the patio then it can mean you need to be supported - rather like the metal pole that supports the canopy. Seeing a Chinese umbrella illustrates you will be bendable to people’s desires.

What does a white umbrella mean in a dream?

To see a white umbrella represents spiritual reflection, this dream is connected in Buddism and can be associated with Vajrayana who is a goddess known as Sitatapatra. She has many arms, heads, and feet. Basically, this is a goddess which is connected to suspense. Square and octagonal parasols can be associated with elaborate times in life. A white umbrella was given to Buddas to indicate wisdom and above all protection.

What does it mean to see more than one umbrella in a dream?

Seeing more than one umbrella can often suggest that you need to think deeply about what you are hiding or protecting in life. Opening two umbrellas can possibly be associated with protection and you need to understand if there is any situation that may cause you problems in life. If the umbrellas were closed in a dream this can indicate that you need to prepare for things but it will take a while to focus in life.

What does a green umbrella in a dream mean?

Green spirituality is connected to helping you understand the options that surround you. To dream of a green umbrella indicates that the spirit is communicating with you through your dream. This color is connected to the brow chakra which is near the middle of the forehead. Basically, this chakra clears away negative energies and ensures you see things better spiritually. The green umbrella can indicate being “stable” in life and this dream can be connected to confronting your inner feelings and emotions of confusion.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of an umbrella

Surprised. Content. Amazed. Curious. Enjoying. Wet. Embarrassed. Astonished. Confident. Happy. Worried. Upset. Ashamed. Proud. Having fun.

By Florance Saul
Oct 16, 2012