To dream of a foreign place or country suggests that the realization of your heart’s desire is closer than you imagine. Persevere and have patience! A foreigner in your dream, whatever the nationality, is a positive omen if he or she was friendly.


(Material aspects)

Pressure and stress in day-to-day living may show itself in dreams as a force that needs to be controlled.


Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):

(Fortify; Help) Using one’s forearm in a dream means lack of helpers.

A hairy forearm in a dream means debts.

Seeing the forearms of a woman uncovered in a dream means desiring worldly status. Feeling pain in one’s forearm in a dream means sorrow.

(Also see Arm)


To see a smooth forehead in your dream, signifies your good judgment and fairness.

It also refers to your intellectual capacities.

To see a wrinkled forehead, symbolizes worries and burdens. You may be deep in thought.

To dream that you feel the forehead of a child, foretells that you will receive praise.

Also see “Headache.”


To dream of a fine and smooth forehead, denotes that you will be thought well of for your judgment and fair dealings.

An ugly forehead, denotes displeasure in your private affairs.

To pass your hand over the forehead of your child, indicates sincere praises from friends, because of some talent and goodness displayed by your [...]


Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):

(Burdens; Carrying weight; Porter; Serving others) If a worthy person displays forbearance in a dream, it means that he will rise in station, but if an unfit person displays forbearance in a dream, it could mean burdens, responsibilities, sins or a sickness.

(Also see Patience)


To dream of being forbidden to do something, or that a certain thing is forebidden, is a warning to guard against hasty speech and/or impulsive actions which, if seriously misinterpreted, could make you the subject of damaging gossip.

Forbidden tree

Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):

(See Tree)


Force implies strength greater than our own, in this context spiritual strength and awareness. Psychic disturbance and spiritual presence is often felt by many sensitives as an inexorable force.


(Psychological / emotional perspective)

Often in dreams we become aware of energies and forces that seem to be beyond our control.

These may often be potentials that we can understand and manage with greater understanding.