In movies, books and video games, Zombies are known as the “undead”. They are shown as being detached from others and without emotion. They have no purpose or goals in life. In dreams, Zombies represent aspects of self or others that exhibit these same characteristics.
Dreams about school are among the most common dream themes. If you are taking or trying to take a test in school also see the meaning of Exam dreams, which is another common dream theme.
Dreaming of a funeral often elicits waking life fear that someone is going to die. This is rarely the case since, like most dreams, funeral dreams are usually metaphorical and may represent something inside or some aspect of Self that has died; or may symbolize some aspect of waking life is coming to end or is being put to rest.
Dreaming of elephants may represent your memory in general or a specific, perhaps repressed, memory that may be trying to emerge from your unconscious; may be referencing something from your past that you keep remembering or bringing up and which you need to release or let go as it no longer applies to the present.
Your grandparents in a dream may represent love, protection, wisdom, family values and tradition. Your grandmother may be the archetypal Wise Old Woman and your grandfather may be the archetypal Wise Old Man.
Elevators and escalators go up and down and so they may represent anything in waking life that rises and falls or goes up and down â€“ finances, emotions, promotions, etc. In general, the up and down motion of the elevator may represent the ups and downs of your life; or it may symbolize the emotions and thoughts emerging out of and submerging into your unconscious.
Spiders in a dream may represent different things and will depend on how you feel about spiders. Spider dreams can be either negative or positive in nature. Often a spider is associated with the aspects of feminine energy and therefore may represent a woman in your life. This will likely be a strong, overbearing mother or another powerful woman. It may also represent the archetypal feminine energy within yourself or an aspect of yourself. A spider in a dream may also represent other aspects of the feminine archetype.
Cats in a dream may represent different things and will depend on your associations to cats in waking life. The type of cat, where it is and what it is doing should also be considered.