Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):
(Jogging; Prancing; Strutting; Tripping) Walking straight in a dream means profits, seeking the path of righteousness and unwavering in oneâs religious commitment. Walking through the markets in a dream means carrying a will, or should one qualify for leadership, it means that he may be appointed to fill such a position. Walking barefooted in a dream means dispelling distress and portraying a good religious character.
The meaning of walking in a dream implies an expression of meekness and submissiveness before oneâs Lord, and it could mean seeking to earn oneâs livelihood. Jogging in a dream means victory over oneâs enemy. Walking backward in a dream means reversing oneâs decision, cancelling a commitment, or it could represent corruption in oneâs religious practices.
Struttingor prancing in a dream represents an ugly state of mind that is coupled with evil actions. Falling down over oneâs face during walking in a dream means loss of benefits in this world and in the next.
Tripping while walking in a dream means exposure of oneâs ills, and suffering the consequences of wrongdoing.
To cause someone to trip while walking in a dream means ridiculing him, or delivering him a humiliating blow.
To walk earnestly and steadily in a dream represents oneâs good intention.
Travelling on foot in a dream means facing danger. Walking while bowing oneâs head in a dream means longevity, or it could mean recovering from a long illness. Walking over the clouds in a dream means rain. Walking with a cane in a dream means old age, or an illness which will require the help of a cane. Hopping on one foot in a dream means losing half of oneâs wealth. Having several feet in a dream means losing oneâs sight.
If the governor sees himself having many feet in a dream, it means that he will be impeached from his office.
If one sees inanimate objects such as a tree, a rock or a mountain walking in a dream, it represents major adversities and plagues.
The movement of inanimate objects in a dream also means being dogmatic about oneâs spiritual stand. Walking like animals in a dream means emulating ignorant people, seeking the unattainable, or being a hypocrite, unless if the animal is permissible for food, then such style of walking means offering good deeds.
(Also see Jogging; Prancing; Sound of walking; Strutting; Tripping)