Bombs in dreams refer to explosive energy. The explosions and destruction that come with an exploding bomb can cause quite a bit of damage. The bomb explosions themselves can either be interpreted as emotional outburst, or actual damage being done to your surroundings or expected target. The bomb explosions focuses on the destructive aspect of fire. Always consider the purpose and context of the bombing, the type of damage and bomb used, and finally who the bomber is.
If in the dream you are making a bomb, it suggests that you are brewing some explosive plans that can either destroy or serve your purpose in a sudden and abrupt manner. Your anger and rage is brewing inside you and that you want to destroy everything in your path. If the bomb is prepared for another person to detonate, it suggests that you are making that particular person tick and angry. Consider dial back the amount of pressure that you are giving him or her.
When the dream is about disarming or removing a bomb, it suggests that you are trying to control your own anger, or it could suggest that someone’s anger is out of control and you are trying to make him feel better at peace.
Dream About Different Bombs
Nuclear and Atomic Bombs:
Dreams of nuclear atomic bombs or other mass destruction bombs, suggests great conflicts between the powers in your life. If you are the one unleashing the nuclear bomb blast, you are in great confrontation with the authority figure around you. If apocalypse from nuclear bomb is seen in the dream, it can be your mind suggesting what would happen if you let the conflicts continue.
Dreaming about airplanes or even alien UFO’s flying overhead and dropping bombs on top of you, suggest that you have little to no control over your waking life’s situations. You feel that your only option is to hide in your own little bomb shelter of inner peace to survive. However, if you are piloting the plane and dropping the bombs, it suggests that you have the power to destroy people’s lives.
Car Bomb or Bombing a Car:
To observe a car being wired into a bomb or if the bomb is placed in a car. Consider the type of car used as car bomb to cause the car accident. For example, if a school bus is being bombed or becoming a bomb, it may suggest that your educational goals may come to an abrupt stop.
To see a time bomb clock ticking countdown in your dream, suggest that you are going through an explosive phase or situation in your life. You feel that every seconds matter and disaster can happen if you do not finish your tasks on time. The timer could also suggest that your emotions are on the verge of exploding if not dealt with soon.
Suicide bomber suggests someone who is willing to sacrifice their own life and hurt others to prove a point. It can suggest destructive behavior that you or someone you know may exhibit. For example, a person or coworker may unintentionally sabotage the entire project to prove that he is better than someone else. Watch out and observe people’s behaviors including your own, since the suicide bomb may come at unexpected times and jeopardize your entire plan.
Dream About a Bomb Threat
When you dream about a “real” bomb threat in the dream, it suggests that imminent danger is coming. Your mind is warning you against potential catastrophes. You should look around you to see if there is any explosive situations that need to be taken of.
A “fake” bomb threat in the dream though refer to the bluffs that you may have recently experienced. For example, your boss might “bluff” that he or she will make a big deal out of a project failure and fire you, if you do not finish a particular task. Dream about a fake bomb threat may suggest that your superior is only bluffing. However, the bomb scare is real because this fake bomb threat will cause you to react and panic.
However, if you are the one with a bomb and making a bomb threat, it is a message from your subconscious that your anger is about to burst.