Tombstone Dream Meaning

A dirty old tombstone sits in a Victorian graveyard covered in moss.

Similar Dreams: Death, Near-Death Experience, Ghosts, Divine Communication

Dreaming of a tombstone can be a very ominous experience, but the tombstone alone should not be the only symbol considered when trying to understand its meaning.

In most cases dreaming of a tombstone does not signify an actual death, but may symbolize an ending in your life. It’s a little bit like the Tarot card ‘the Death’ in that respect.

So if you dream of this symbol, work on recalling as many details in the dream as you can.

Dreaming About A Tombstone Epitaph

Is there writing on the tombstone? This might give you clarity on the ending you are about to experience.

Pay attention to the words and symbols on the stone. These words and symbols are an indication of what is about to experience an ending or transition in your life.

If the writing is hard to read or you can’t make the symbols out there it may be a sign that you are resisting change, either on a conscious or subconscious level.

Has this dream happened again and again? Check out the meaning of recurring dreams.

Want more? Get more dream interpretations in the Astrology Answers Dream Dictionary.

Dreaming About People Around A Tombstone

Are there people with you in your dream? One of them may be on their way out of your life, but not in the physical sense. Maybe they will be moving away or changing jobs. Maybe it will be you that will be moving away or changing jobs.

Notice who is at the tombstone. If it is someone you know then this person may play a significant role in the great changes to come.

If you don’t know the person, pay attention to who they are, what they wear, what they say, etc. Do they have a specific career and uniform? If so, the area they represent may play a big role in the changes you experience.

Dreaming About a Damaged, Dirty, or Broken Tombstone

If you dream that the tombstone is damaged or broken in some way then it indicates the change that comes may be difficult or unpleasant in some way.

This dream is a warning to you to brace yourself and prepare for any eventuality. However, this dream also carries with it a message that no matter how the change occurs, it will ultimately be for the best and enable you to grow on an emotional and spiritual level.

Remember, endings are never to be feared in our lives, as new beginnings are always opportunities to experience new miracles as well.

Learn more about Dream Interpretation here.

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