Cows in dreams symbolizes your passive and docile nature where you obey and follow others without questions. When a herd of cows is seen in the dream, it indicates that you need to feel belong to a social group. If a cow is peacefully grazing on the grassland bathed in sunshine, the cow may represent divine qualities of fertility, nourishment and motherhood.
Dream About Cow Related Actions
Milking A Cow
To dream that you are milking a cow, represents your willingness and drive to work hard. You will be rewarded with the milk of hard work at days end.
Guiding or Herding a Cow
To guide or herding a cow as a cowboy in the dream, suggests that you are the leader of the pack. You have long term plans while the herd of cows or people are simply following your direction.
Cow Attack or Chase
To suffer from cow attacks, chases, or even bites, suggest that you have stepped on someone’s weaknesses. Your aggressive actions have caused usually non hostile animal to react against your aggression. Look to your behaviors during waking life to look out for your own violent behaviors
Killing a Cow:
Interpret the cow killing dream with the purpose and your emotions. Is the killing done for a purpose like food? Or is it a display of your own power and anger. It can be a sign that you need to do whatever it takes to survive, or you want to prove a point by killing otherwise harmless animal.
Dream About Cow’s Conditions
Pregnant Cow or Cow Giving Birth
It signifies that someone in your life may get pregnant soon. It can also indicate a need for you to be more caring and nourishing to those around you. It signifies a beginning of a new life and loving relationship.
Cow and Calf
Dreaming about a cow and baby cow calf together signify the relationship between a mother and her children. The pair represents maternal instincts or the desire to be cared for.
Cow Bones or Skeleton
To see the skeleton bone of a cow, suggests a mother figure in your life is not responding emotionally and is inattentive to her children’s needs.
Angry Cow or Mad Cow
Indicates that some things are bothering you in waking life.
Dead or Dying Cow
The cow being dead or dying can suggest that a part of your peaceful nature is fading away. It can also suggest a lost of your financial asset. You are losing a valuable cow who has been producing milk and money for you. When the cow is dying of being sick, it suggests that something has gone wrong with the relationship between you and your parents or children.
The flying cow in dreams symbolize the freedom to break away from the crowd. You do not be just another person in the herd, you want to be different and be free.
Different Color Cows:
Depending on the color of the cows, they may represent different meanings. For example a white cow can represent purity and divinity. A red cow can represent the hidden anger that coexist with a peaceful look.
Since cows are thought to be divine in terms of nourishment figure in the dream world. Always pay attention to the message that the cows may want to tell you. The message said by cows can be cryptic so you need to really think about what they say.
Dream About Cow Related Items
Dream of getting cow dung stains is a bad omen suggesting that the dreamer might suffer from poverty. For a pregnant woman to dream of cow dung, foretells that the dreamer will give birth to a boy. Dreaming of Cow dung in your yard or lawn suggests that you may have relative that you do not like visiting you soon.
Cow Head or Skull
Dreaming of a Cow head can represent someone in your past that has faded away. The cow head may represent the face of someone who has nourished and helped you in the past. However, if you are the one cutting the cow’s head off, it can be a sign of violence, you want to show that you have the final say in your own actions.