Dream meaning: caging someone or something
Dreaming of taming a lion or a strong person is a symbol of your ability to control a difficult
situation, and how much you struggle to handle the symbolic beast as it enters the cage is a
sign of how difficult the hardship you are facing is.
Are you barely in control, or do you dominate the symbolic struggle? Your body is admitting
to yourself how difficult your situation is, and how well you are handling it.
However, it doesn’t have to be a fight: To peacefully cage someone is a dream that
symbolises the relationship you have with yourself, rather than with others. You probably
believe in your ability to control your own impulses. Chances are, you have recently been
sad or angry, recently, and feel ready to recover.
If your animal is a bird in the cage, you are probably experiencing a melancholic phase
where your spirituality, mental or emotional strength is being challenged by circumstances
that you are finding overwhelming. Do you feel caged? Today might just be the day to