How To Interpret Dreams In Islam?
- Voleta Ducharme
Interpretation of dreams in Islam falls into various categories: 1- Dreams may be interpreted in light of the Quran, 2- or in light of the Sunnah, 3- or by means of the proverbs, 4- or by names and metaphors, 5- or in terms of opposites. For more, please see the detailed answer.
What is dream interpretation in Islam?
And, dream interpretation, also known as oneiromancy, is described using the Arabic terms ‘Tafsir’ or ‘Tabir’ amongst Muslims. Many Islamic dream interpretation theories and observations have been proposed by various Muslim thinkers and philosophers over the past 1500 years.
Where do good dreams come from in Islam?
All of those who practice Islam believe that good dreams are directly stemming from Allah Ta’ala. If we are to make a reference from Prophet Muhammad, he said that all those good and desirable dreams are from Allah alone. Furthermore, the revered prophet suggested that we should thank for these good dreams.
How many types of Dreams are there in Islam?
Besides, the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said, “There are three types of dreams: a righteous dream which is glad tidings from Allah, the dream which causes sadness is from Shaitan and a dream from the ramblings of the mind.” According to Sunnah, dreams are divided into three categories: