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Snake falling from trees Dream Meaning

Dream of snake falling from trees means you are afraid of being exposed to harsh criticism from people close to you, it could be family members, friends or neighbors .

Seeing snakes falling from a tree reveals you are worried because you have been impacted by gossip, nasty rumors or ill-spirited comments from people at your workplace, it must be a toxic work environment. Perhaps, you have been unfairly evaluated at the company where you work.

If you see snakes falling from trees next to you in a dream, it means that you are expecting to get unsettling, distressing or alarming news in the following days.

The image of many snakes coming down from a tree can be the symbol for persistent problems or conflicts coming from many years from the past, tensions of differences which well rooted in an aspect of your waking life. 

In some dreams I have helped to interpret, trees symbolize highly respected old people, perhaps individuals with social influence and support. In other words, snakes coming from a tree means you are expecting to get bad news from an individual whom you respect a lot, someone you have in high respect.

If the snake falling from the tree is flying, you should read seeing flying snake in dreams.

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What is the meaning of a dream of a tree full of snakes?

See in a dream a lot of snakes on a tree shows you have the impression of having to deal with a lot of bad or toxic people in your job or inside your extended family (siblings, cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents, etc).

Falsehood is also a common theme, either you sense it in the waking world, or you pretending, in the sense of conning yourself as to your motivation, or situation.

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What does it mean of flying snakes in Dreams?

Dreaming of a flying snake means that you are going through a precarious situation and you feel that new problems may come to you at any moment.

If you dream of flying snakes, it means you are harboring worries doubts, fears over receiving very unsettling news over your personal life.

See more meanings and interpretation in dream meaning of flying snakes.

What is the meaning of Being chased by snakes in Dreams?

Being chased by a snake in dream means you are trying to avoid to face a bully in real life, or someone who can hurt you. Is it possible you are trying to stay away from an individual who is really bad influence for you.

Being chased by several snakes means you are not able to fulfill your personal responsibilities on due time. 

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Dreaming of snake spitting venom

Dreaming of snake spitting its venom on you suggests that there is a negative personal relationship, an influence or situation that is polluting your mind. 

It also uncovers your fears of being impacted by negative consequences or influences. Certainly, this dream can be expressing your concern of being exposed to a toxic environment. Pay attention to the negative things that have happened to you or the things you have been told in the last 24 hours.

See more in dream meaning of snake spitting poison.

Dreaming of snakes in the road

In the world of dream interpretation a route, a path or a road you walk represents the current direction of your life. 
Finding these reptiles on your road would express both your tangible obstacles (limited economic resources, lack of time or expertise) and your psychological ones (fear, insecurity, passivity), which prevent you from moving forward in life.

The snake in your road may show also the risks of a route you are following – or planning to do – in an aspect or dimension of your life.

Dreaming of two snakes

Having a dream of two snakes means you are dealing with two problems at the same time.

Two snakes could be announcing you are worried for an event that may bring together two negative people or two troubles.

Read more in two snakes dreams.

Dreaming that you are talking to a snake

Consider this dream as the way your unconscious mind is expressing different emotions, ideas, or impulses that you cannot (or do not want to) recognize while you are awake and conscious.

This dream might be hinting at some kind of spiritual growth or personal introspection. Recurrent dreams of talking snakes may be expressing the dreamer’s interest or curiosity on mystical matters.

See more in Dream meaning of talking snakes.

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