To dream of blood represents energy or vitality. It reflects how healthy or strong some aspect of your life is. Blood outside the body is generally symbolic of a loss of strength in some area of your life, while blood inside the body symbolizes strength and energy.
Negatively, blood reflects some aspect of yourself or area of your life that is losing energy or vitality. Either emotional pain, upsets, or situation caused by excessive drives or behavior. This usually appears in dreams as bleeding, seeing pools of blood, or being covered in blood. Feeling like a loser for having lost something. Negative remarks made that cause others pain. Feeling that you don’t matter. Illness or the painful loss of a relationship. Serious damage to your confidence.
Positively, blood reflects vitality, strength, and success. You are confronting problems, getting ahead, or feeling strong. This may appear in dreams as the blood of enemies, blood pumping through your veins, or wounds that don’t bleed.
To dream of bleeding represents some area of your life that is losing strength, vigor, and vitality. The body part that bleeds represents the area of your life that is losing strength. To dream of bleeding that won’t stop may reflect a traumatic experience that you have difficulty getting over.
To dream of being covered in blood may represent conflict in a relationship or social setting. The blood on you reflecting the results of fighting, viciousness, or attacks on others as you attempt to assert yourself. Being covered in blood may also represent your sense of loss, either your own of someone else’s.
To dream of feet bleeding represents some issue in your life that is effecting your moral foundation, or principles.
To dream of having blood on your hands reflects feelings of guilt or responsibility for your actions.
To dream of blood being totally drained from the body represents some issue in your life that is totally draining you of power, strength, or confidence.
To dream of blood on the walls represents lingering feeling about a loss or failure. You may be be unable to stop thinking about a difficulty that you overcame or a traumatic experience you’ve endured. Negatively, you may be unable to get your mind of your involvement in a bad situation.
Alternatively, dreams about blood may reflect issues with women’s menstrual periods. It’s not uncommon for women to dream of messy blood scenario’s when they have accidental bleeding. Women may also dream of bloody rivers while having their periods.
Example: A young woman dreamed of winning a sports competition against another woman who seemed afraid of blood. In waking life she had overcome her fear of telling her parents that she had failed her second year of university. The fear of blood in the dream may have reflected her fear of making her parents angry about her failure at school.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being annoyed to see blood coming out of a garbage bag with a dead body she just chopped up. In waking life she bothered by having having to care about her ex-boyfriend’s feelings after having broken up with him.
Example 3: A young man dreamed of seeing two sharks fighting and one of them made the other bleed. In waking life he manipulated two friends into attacking each other verbally and noticed one friend got his feelings hurt.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing herself bleeding. In waking life she had just broken up with her boyfriend. The bleeding may have reflected her feelings of pain of losing someone she loved. Feeling like a loser for having lost her boyfriend.
Example 5: A woman dreamed of being covered in blood. In waking life she had cancer and felt that her life was doomed.