Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):
(Knowledge; Town; Village) Entering a city in a dream means appeasement than leaving it.
A city in a dream also represents a learned person, a wise man and a scholar.
If one enters a city and finds it in ruins in his dream, it means that the learned people of that city no longer live there.
It is said that seeing a city in a dream means the death of its ruler or an unjust governor from that place.
Seeing a city being built in a dream signifies the growing number of its learned people and represents children who will continue the path of their fathers.
Seeing a city with no governor in a dream means rising prices.
An unknown city in a dream represents the hereafter, while a known city represents the world.
Seeing oneself in an unknown city in a dream is also a sign of righteousness.
The best of cities in a dream are the large ones. One’s home town in a dream represents his father, while one’s homeland in a dream represents his mother.
Seeing oneself in a northern city in a dream mean increase of one’s cash flow.
Seeing oneself in a southern city means increase in one’s trickery and deception.
Seeing oneself in a low plateau in a dream means difficulties and trouble, while seeing oneself in a high plateau means trustworthiness and truthfulness.
Seeing oneself in Egypt in a dream means longevity and a comfortable living.
Seeing oneself in a farmland in a dream means pursuing innovation.
Seeing oneself in a bower in a dream signifies the coming of a prosperous year.
Seeing oneself in Jerusalem or at the feet of Mount Sinai in a dream also means prosperity.
Seeing oneself in Bethlehem in a dream means increased religious devotion.
Seeing oneself in Damascus in a dream means blessings, prosperity and wealth, or it could mean corruption.
A cold city in a dream represents adversities.
Seeing oneself in a shore city in a dream means winning people’s acceptance.
Standing on a sulfuric soil or a salinized soil in a dream means an illness.
Seeing oneself in a large and populated city in a dream means prosperity and wealth. Entering a city in a dream also means making peace between people. Driving through an unknown section of a city in a dream means losses. Entering an old city that is rebuilt and restored in a dream means that a great and a pious person will be born in that city and he will grow to guide its people on the path of righteousness.
A city in a dream also signifies an oath, meeting with one’s beloveds, peace, tranquility and safety. Meeting with Godfearing people in a dream means attaining one’s goals and receiving glad tidings.
Seeing the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah in a dream means adversities, earthquake, fear and corruption.
Seeing a city in a dream also could mean repentance from sin.
Aprovince in a dream represents its governor or renowned scholars. Governing a city in a dream means rising to a suitable position, getting married, recovering from an illness, repenting from sin, or receiving guidance at the hand of a learned shaikh.
Seeing a deceased person walking alive in a city in a dream perhaps means that he is in paradise enjoying its blessings.
Seeing a deceased person in a village in a dream means that he might be in hell laboring with its people.
A city in a dream also represents the entertainment it provides for its dwellers.
The name of a city one sees in a dream should reflect some of the meanings of one’s dream.
The industry of a city also has a share in the dream interpretation. Known cities in the world in a dream represent their rulers. Entering a city one already knows in a dream means that one will not die until he enters it again, or it could mean that he will receive news from that city.
The walls of a city represent a strong ruler.
A demolished wall of a city in a dream signifies the death of its ruler or his removal from office.
If one sees a flourishing city with its urban construction, factories and farms, his dream will reflect the spiritual awareness and religious devotion of its people.
(Also see Village)