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Castle / Citadel / Fortress Dream Meaning

What does a Castle / Citadel / Fortress mean in your dream?

What does an Castle / Citadel / Fortress symbolize?

What does dreaming of Castle / Citadel / Fortress mean?

What do Castle / Citadel / Fortress represent in dreams?

The castle or fortress has been seen as a defended space since medieval times and, therefore, can be taken to represent the protected feminine. Its connection with the great mother and her attribute of wisdom arises from this concept.

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Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

To dream of being in a castle, you will be possessed of sufficient wealth to make life as you wish. You have prospects of being a great traveler, enjoying contact with people of many nations.

To see an old and vine-covered castle, you are likely to become romantic in your tastes, and care should be taken that you do not contract an undesirable marriage or engagement. Business is depressed after this dream.

To dream that you are leaving a castle, you will be robbed of your possessions, or lose your lover or some dear one by death.


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Dream Dictionary Unlimited

A secure fortress and retreat; the promise of future blessings

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New American Dream Dictionary

1. If one is living in the castle, one has been rewarded for something.

2. One is dreaming of glory.


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Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Fortress; Stronghold) In a dream, a castle means using the vehicle of truth. That is how the proverb “Truth is a castle” came about.

A castle in a dream also represents its owners, an army’s fortification, or it may represent knowledge, the Qur’an, or it could mean seeking refuge in God’s protection from the evils of the accursed Satan and his armies, such as deities, preposterous or exaggerated titles, etcetera.

The towers of a castle in a dream represent the leaders. Its battlement represents the solders and spies. Its gates represent the guards. Its fortress represents the minister. Its hospices and barns represent the clan or the coffers. It is also said that a castle in a dream could represent an infallible and a strong person. Seeing it from a distance. means rising in rank or guarding one’s chastity. (Also see Citadel; Fortress)


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Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of a stronghold, 2 Kings 15:25

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The Bedside Dream Dictionary

A castle in a dream may be symbolic of the “cavern of the heart.” It represents the home of the human spirit (yours) and the natural self. Dreams with castles in them may come from deeper levels of the unconscious, or the collective unconscious. They may represent spiritual transcendence and the mysterious and intangible force that seems to quietly, but firmly, direct our lives.

A castle in a dream may also represent feelings of security, protection, isolation or remoteness. You may have a castle dream when you have realized a desire or accomplished a goal. Darkened castles may be symbolic of unconscious or unfocused desires, at times, black castles represent our failures and white, or lighted castles, symbolize achievement and awareness.


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Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

Dreaming of a castle indicates that you’re currently having a problem with controlling anger. Dreaming of visiting a castle indicates you’ll soon be traveling.

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A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Feelings of security or insecurity, our defensive atti­tudes; the way we defend ourself against ‘attack’; past atti­tudes which may have been necessary in childhood to defend ourselves while strengthening our identity.

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Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

also see Buildings

1- Dreaming of a castle links us right back to the feminine principle of the enclosed and defended private space. It can represent the fantastic or perhaps difficulty in obtaining our objectives.

2- Before we can be fully open to other people, we normally have to let down our barriers, and being trapped in a castle may represent our difficulty in freeing ourselves from old attitudes. Trying to enter a castle signifies that we recognise obstacles which have to be overcome.

3- Spiritual testing; overcoming obstacles in order to gain greater understanding.


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Gypsy Dream Dictionary

Ambition. You have high ideals and a great desire to advance yourself. Some Gypsies say that to dream of castles can also mean a coming journey that will take you where you have never been before. It could lead to adventure, opportunity mystery. Be ready for anything!

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The Complete Dream Book

Living in is an indication that you will have a suitor who is undesirable.

Entering is a premonition of marriage with someone you have known only a short time.

Leaving a castle alone betokens the breaking of an engagement; with a party, it is the sign of a quarrel that may or may not turn out disastrously.

Seeing a castle forecasts an impending change in your circumstances, either in love affairs or in finances.


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To dream of owning or living In a castle foreshadows a luxurious life in which your resources will enable you to live according to your personal desires or whims.

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Dreamers Dictionary

Vision: Looking at a castle: you have too much imagination and unrealistic dreams—a recipe for disappointment. Living in a castle: “pride goes before a fall.’’ Being a guest in a castle: you will meet a distinguished, influential person.

Depth Psychology: The castle is a warning of being too vain and ambitious. See Fortress, Palace.


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Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream of a castle indicates that you will receive appreciation, admiration, and credit from your peers for a job well done. You will be showered with great joy and bliss and endowed with a large circle of close friends and family. You will enjoy prosperity and an elevated social status.

To dream that you live in a castle represents your desire for solace and safety. Be careful that you don’t distance yourself from those who love and care for you.

To dream of standing outside a castle indicates the awakening of a powerful source of wisdom within you at this time.

To dream of standing inside a castle suggests there may be a visit or connection with an authority figure. Be sure to listen to any advice given as this may lead to the unlocking of powerful energy and information leading you to fulfillment.


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Dream Meanings and Dream Interpretation

Castles are fortresses designed to keep enemies out. Thus, to dream of a castle indicates we may have built up a fortress to our perceived vulnerabilities in life.

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Encyclopedia of Dreams

If you dream that you live in a magnificent castle and everyone obeys your every command, and grants your every wish, this foretells that you will have a happy, comfortable home with a loving and generous spouse. On the other hand, if the castle is old, and the brick work is crumbling, you will do well to curb any actions you are taking that may jeopardize your marriage, whether it be cheating, or temper fits.

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Mystic Dream Book

This omen has varying meanings, but is generally held to indicate a quarrel through your own bad temper. In some places, it is said to show a marriage that opens well, but drifts into difficulties.

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Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of a castle forecast wealth and prominence. Also, dreams of a castle are a sign that your wishes will come true. See Fairy Tale.

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Dreaming of a castle links us to the principle of an enclosed and defended private space. Spiritually it suggests some kind of test or challenge or overcoming obstacles in order to gain greater understanding.

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Psychological / emotional perspective: Before we can be fully open to other people, we normally have to let down our barriers, and being trapped in a castle may highlight our difficulty in freeing ourselves from old attitudes. Trying to enter a castle signifies that we recognize that we ourselves create difficulties which have to be overcome.

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Material aspects: A castle can represent the fantastic, the unattainable or perhaps difficulty in obtaining our objectives.

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Gives gender - specific: The castle represents the essential feminine wisdom so a woman is more likely to dream of being in a castle.

A man will tend to dream of trying to enter one.


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My Dream Interpretation

To dream of a castle means good fortune is coming to you.

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Psycho Dream Interpretation

To dream of being in a castle, great ambitions and, by pursuing them, great wealth may be yours.

If you see an old castle, dilapidated but still beautiful, disappointment and frustration may disturb you temporarily.

If you live in a dream castle, tradition promises vast riches and holdings.


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(see Apartment, Buildings by type, Cave)

Physical matters, as with any structure. Note the condition of each portion of the castle and its relationship to your body (see Body, Car).

According to Henry David Thoreau, the image of our highest hopes and aspirations that may or may not have any foundation to uphold them (e.g., building “castles in the air”).

Matters of honor or chivalry, going back to medieval tradition.

A place or situation that seems safe and secure, as if surrounded by an impenetrable mote.

The mote, however, may also represent obstacles or ai~mor that you place between yourself and others.

Being locked in the tower or dungeon of a castle: A type of cage dream.

An old, vine-covered castle represents romantic idealism that may not have any footing in reality. Take care not to get locked into this vision without being aware that the “here and now” cannot always meet up to lofty expectations.


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The castle or fortress has been seen as a defended space since medieval times and, therefore, can be taken to represent the protected feminine. Its connection with the great mother and her attribute of wisdom arises from this concept.

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The Bedside Dream Dictionary

A castle in a dream may be symbolic of the “cavern of the heart.” It represents the home of the human spirit (yours) and the natural self. Dreams with castles in them may come from deeper levels of the unconscious, or the collective unconscious. They may represent spiritual transcendence and the mysterious and intangible force that seems to quietly, but firmly, direct our lives.

A castle in a dream may also represent feelings of security, protection, isolation or remoteness. You may have a castle dream when you have realized a desire or accomplished a goal. Darkened castles may be symbolic of unconscious or unfocused desires, at times, black castles represent our failures and white, or lighted castles, symbolize achievement and awareness. Home and ruling authorities within.Contained life.Group consciousness. 


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Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Castle; Fortress; Stronghold) If a suitable person sees himself inside a beautiful citadel in a dream, it means that he will be appointed as a leader, or that he will he get married, have a child, buy a property, walk the path of the believers, or repent of his sins.

If one sees himself inside a citadel or a castle in a dream, it means that he will be endowed with ascetic detachment from this world and with piety, faith and abstinence from sin. His share will depend upon that section of the citadel or castle where he stands in his dream.

If one sees himself wandering in a desolate region outside the castle in the dream, it means that he will fall prey to his enemy. If’one builds a castle or a citadel in his dream, it means that he will guard himself from his enemy, protects his chastity, property and person from adversities and humiliation.

The opposite will take effect if he sees himself demolishing such a castle or citadel. Seeing oneself standing near the battlement in a dream, it means that he will benefit from a brother, a son or a superior who will save his life. (Also see Castle; Fortress)


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Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

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Dream Meanings and Dream Interpretation

– see Castle in Dream Dictionary: Buildings


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To dream that you are confined in a fortress, denotes that enemies will succeed in placing you in an undesirable situation.

To put others in a fortress, denotes your ability to rule in business or over women.


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New American Dream Dictionary

1. Emotional protection.

2. Emotional withdrawal.

3. The body.

4. Illness (if under siege).

5. Strong sexual desire (if at­tacking a fortress).


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Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Castle; Citadel; Stronghold) A fortress in a dream means obliterating something from its roots or eliminating one’s trouble.

A fortress in a dream also represents a positive power that eliminates negative forces, or it could represent good verses evil. Entering a fortress in a dream also could mean growing in piety or developing ascetic detachment. Seeing a distant fortress in a dream means travelling from one place to another and gaining fame. Taking refuge in a fortress in a dream means victory.

A fortress in a dream also means repenting from one’s sins, or it could represent a great person.

To conquer and capture a fortress in a dream means deflowering a virgin girl. (Also see Castle; Citadel)


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Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of the protection afforded to believers through faith in Christ, Ps. 31:3.

A fortress can also symbolize a strong enemy presence in your life


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A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

See castle above in this entry.

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Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

see Individual Entry for Castle and in Buildings

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Strangest Dream Explanations

See Boundary.

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See buildings, castle and tower

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Dreamers Dictionary

Symbol: A fortress is a svmbol of security and safety.

Vision: Living in a fortress: vou are satisfied with your present situation. Do vou have a need for more safety? Do vou need to protect yourself against the outside world? Seeing a fortress: a sense of adventure has been kindled. Standing in front of a fortress with the gates locked: your plans or actions will be met with resistance.

Depth Psychology: A fortress is a place of protection; for some, it might represent danger. Are you self-absorbed? Have you withdrawn from others? Do you feel comfortable in this fortress? Are the windows and doors closed? See Castle, House, Palace, Rock.


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My Dream Interpretation

Dreaming of sand castles suggests that you should beware of a new acquaintance who will try to exploit you. This dream can also symbolize that you are standing on uneasy ground in a relationship or new life situation.

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