Dreaming about bees can be interpreted by analyzing the settings and comparing the dream elements to the psychological knowledge and esoteric philosophy.
What do bees symbolize?
Bees are important insects for humanity. For a long time they provide us with honey, but their role in nature goes far beyond that. They pollinate plants and contribute to the well-being of nature.
Bees are hard-working creatures. They are work collectively to build up their colony. They also have a strong hierarchical social structure. On top of the society, there is a queen that bees protect with their lives.
Bees also have a fair nature. They are not aggressive as long as you don’t cross their territory and attack them.
With all that information, we can summarize the symbolism of bees. This symbolic meaning affects how we interpret the dream. They symbolize:
Protecting your interests
Is it a good sign to dream of a bee?
In general, bees carry a positive symbolism. Therefore, seeing one in a dream is a good sign. Although the meaning is heavily influenced by how you interacted with bees and how their behavior developed. If nothing bad happened in a dream, then you can consider it as a good sign. For the scenarios involving bad signs, see the interpretations below.
Killing a bee in a dream is a bad sign. It means you are going against all that it stands for – hard work, success, order, and stability. You indulge yourself into behavior that diminishes your chances of future success. It will be difficult for you to develop yourself without getting rid of bad habits. It is not always easy to determine what habits are harmful to you. Sometimes it is more than eating junk food or being lazy in general. Meditation and thinking intensively about your behavior is needed.
Dreaming of being chased by a bee is also a bad sign. It indicates your fear and anxiety caused by what bees stand for. Perhaps you dislike working hard, being stable in life or tired of being a part of social hierarchy.
Dream about getting stung by a bee carries a negative meaning. It can be interpreted as an unhealthy result of trying too hard in life to achieve success. Your mind experiences the side effect of mental overload.
Bee in your house is considered to be a good sign. The house symbolizes your consciousness. Seeing a bee in a dream inside it means you mentally welcome everything positive that bees stand for. You are ready to accept the hard-work, be a healthy part of social structure around you and protect your interests in case of a need.
Seeing a queen bee is generally considered to be good luck. Queen bees are associated with wealth and high status in the society. It means in the upcoming few months you will have high confidence that will allow you to improve your social reputation. Later you will also be facing the lucrative opportunities. Make sure you use this opportunity to work on financial and social improvements.
Bee guiding you is also a good sign. It symbolizes the guidance you will soon stumble upon in real life. There will be an opportunity for you to meet the people that will have a positive influence on your self-development.
What should I be aware of in waking life after seeing a bee in a dream?
The major takeaway of a dream about bee is to contemplate on the message your subconsciousness is sending you. It is important for your future mental development and happy life to be able to listen to your mind, analyze your behavior and try to improve yourself. Bee only carries a symbolic meaning that describes different aspects of your character.