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Did You Dream About Hockey? Here's What It Means

When a curious dream subject like hockey shows up in a dream, it can have many potential interpretations.

Listed below are 3 different ways of interpreting dreams about this dream subject from our dream gurus.

Which interpretation sounds right to you?

What does hockey mean in dreams?

1. The traditional interpretation

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Mary Leyen
Dream Expert,
Contributor: "3 of Dreams Book of Dreams"

A dream about playing hockey suggests you're dealing with challenges in your life, but you're handling them with skill and agility. Of course, dream interpretations are seldom that simple.

It's a sign of your competitive spirit and determination. On the other hand, watching a hockey game in a dream indicates you're observing a conflict or competition from the sidelines. You may feel detached from a situation or you're trying to understand different viewpoints before making a decision. Both dreams highlight the importance of strategy, teamwork, and resilience.

Hockey is a somewhat complex and intriguing dream concept to interpret with any certainty. To know with any kind of confidence, I would need to get an understanding of the dreamer's past and current circumstances.

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2. The psychoanalyst's interpretation

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Ernesto Andrahi
Contributor: "3 of Dreams Book of Dreams"

Dreaming of playing hockey, in the Freudian sense, may symbolize the dreamer's unconscious struggle with their id and superego, the primal instincts versus societal norms.

Likewise — The ice rink represents the cold, hard reality of life, while the game itself is a metaphor for the dreamer's internal conflict. Conversely, watching a hockey game could be indicative of the dreamer's role as a passive observer in their own life, perhaps due to a sense of powerlessness or fear of confrontation. This dream may be a call to action, urging the dreamer to engage more actively with their internal conflicts and external circumstances. Both dreams underscore the significance of inner turmoil, self-reflection, and the need for active participation in one's life journey.0

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3. The spiritualist's interpretation

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Liz Morrison
Shaman and Spirit Guide,
Contributor: "3 of Dreams Book of Dreams"

Dreaming about playing hockey signifies your spiritual journey, where the game symbolizes life's trials and tribulations. The ice rink represents the slippery and uncertain path of life, and your ability to navigate it reflects your spiritual resilience. It's a divine message encouraging you to face challenges head-on with grace and determination. Conversely, watching a hockey game in your dream suggests you're in a phase of spiritual observation and introspection. You're observing life's battles from a distance, perhaps to gain a deeper understanding or to prepare yourself for a forthcoming spiritual test. Both dreams are spiritual reminders of the importance of resilience, strategy, and the power of observation in your spiritual growth.

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So whose dream analysis is best for you?

Which interpretation above for hockey fits with your dream vision?

Only you can know for certain. Keep in mind that our higher mind can be a complicated thing to understand. Any dream concept can reflect multiple meanings — or be the result of multiple themes from our daily lives.

Have a slightly different dream analysis on a dream about hockey that you want to share? Chime in with your personal thoughts in the comment area at the bottom of this page.

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