A dream in which you see a bird or birds flying symbolizes your success and sense of freedom. However, the full meaning depends on the color of the birds and how they were flying.
Here are some of the commonest dreams in which you might see flying birds and what they mean.
Dream of birds flying into a house
A dream in which you see birds flying into a house means that an aspiration you have held for a long time will finally be achieved.
The bird represents your goals and dreams while the act of it flying into your house means your goals will finally find a resting place, meaning they will be achieved.
Dream of white birds flying into a house
A dream in which you see white birds flying into a house means that a noble, selfless goal of yours will soon be achieved. The color white symbolizes the selfless, benevolent nature of your ambition. Once achieved, many people will benefit from your goal.
Dream of black birds flying into a house
A dream in which you see black birds flying into a house means that a selfish, malevolent goal of yours will be achieved. However, the dream does not necessarily mean your intentions are selfish or malevolent, but you might as well have good intentions albeit with catastrophic results.
Seeing black birds fly into a house is a sort of warning for you to take your time and look at all the things you are working to achieve to see if there is anything that might backfire.
Dream of birds flying backward meaning
A dream in which you see birds flying backward means you have a goal that might actually draw you back.
There are those things that we long to achieve, things we long to have, and yet once we get them, we realize that they were not all that we thought they might be. Sometimes, our aspirations might even be detrimental to us.
Seeing black a black bird flying backward
A dream in which you see a black bird flying backward is a warning that you should not do anything out of selfishness or harmful intent or it will backfire.
You might be thinking of cheating, stealing, slandering someone, etc., but this will only end up drawing your life backward.
Dream about a white bird flying backward
A dream in which you see a white bird flying backward means that you are planning to do something you think is good but that will end up backfiring.
You have good intentions but you will end up getting hurt in your benevolent endeavor. Look around your life and try to see if there is anything you have not thoroughly considered.
Dream of birds flying into your face
A dream in which you see a bird flying into your face means there is something you have been looking forward to that will ruin your reputation.
You have goals that you think are good and well-thought-out, but once you get there, you will realize that it was all a mistake and your reputation will be ruined. Birds symbolize your goals and aspirations while your face stands for your reputation.
Dream of birds flying into an open window
A dream in which you see a bird or birds flying into an open window means that your goals will need focus in order to be achieved. It means there isn’t much opportunity and you will probably get just one chance.
The window in the dream stands for a narrow opportunity at which you will on get one shot, while the bird flying through it stands for your goals and aspirations.
Dream of a bird or birds flying and crashing into a windowpane
A dream in which you see a bird or birds crash into a windowpane means that there is an opportunity that will lead to a dead end. You think you have a chance of a lifetime and you have to act now but when you do, things will blow up in your face.
The window itself stands for a fake opportunity while the bird stands for your goals and aspirations. This dream is a call for you to reevaluate your situation.
Dream about a bird flying away from your hand
A dream in which you see a bird flying from your hand means that you are gifted and blessed with a talent that you are not using. The dream is a call for you to put your gifts or talents to use or else you will lose them
Look into yourself and try to spot what it is that you are good at. Do you think you can sing, paint, draw, or sculpt? Whatever it is, go for it.
Dream about a bird flying out a window
A dream in which you see a bird flying out of a window means that you will lose a good thing in your life due to your negligence. You will think you are clever and you know what you are doing but like a bird flying out through a window all of a sudden, the blessing will escape your grasp.
Look around your life and try to see if there is anything you are taking for granted. Are you treating your boyfriend or girlfriend with respect and love? Are you treating your job or business with respect?
Dream about a bird flying onto your roof
A dream in which you see a bird flying onto your roof means that your goals and dreams are nearly achieved and you just need to work a little harder. The dream means your goals are definitely achievable.
The bird stands for the things you wish you could achieve while the act of it flying onto your roof means that you are near your goals.
Dream about a bird flying at high speed
A dream about a bird flying at high speed means you are confident in the pursuit of your goals. You believe you will achieve all that you want and it’s just a matter of time.
However, the dream is also a call to make sure your focus on the ball does not blind you to everything that’s happening.
Dream of a bird flying around you
A dream in which you see a bird or birds flying around you or your head means you are not really sure what you want. The dream means you have multiple directions you are thinking about taking.
Seeing a bird or birds flying around you in the dream is a call for you to make up your mind as to what you want to do and what direction you want to take.
Dream about a bird flying over your house
A dream about a bird flying over your house means it is time to set new and higher goals and aspirations. The bird in your dream was supposed to rest on your roof but since it flew over, it symbolizes the possibility that there are better goals to aim at.
In a nutshell, seeing a bird flying over your house is basically telling you to not settle and demand the best.
Dream about a bird flying into your car
A dream in which you see a bird flying into your car means that things have aligned for you to take a step and advance your life.
The bird symbolizes your goals and aspirations while the car stands for your advancement in life. The dream means if you are going to act, act now.
Dream about a bird flying out of your car
A dream in which you see a bird flying out of your car means you are about to take a step in order to move ahead in life but doing so will not end up well.
What this dream means is that you need to be patient and gentle in your approach or else your opportunities will elude your hand.
Dream about a bird flying away with my dog
A dream in which you see a bird snatch your dog and fly away with it means in the pursuit of your goals and aspirations, you may lose some friendships.
Dogs in the dream often stand for friendship and loyalty while birds stand for goals. If the bird that took away the dog is black, it means you risk losing good people in your life as you chase your goals.
If the bird that snatched your dog is white, it means you have to lose some bad friends in order to achieve your goals.
Dream about a bird flying away with my clothes
A dream in which you see a bird fly away with your clothes means that the only thing keeping you from achieving your goals is your fear of how people might see you. You always ask yourself, ‘What will people think and say?’
Clothes in the dream stand for your reputation and your image in the eyes of those around you. Seeing a bird fly away with your clothes means you have to put your reputation on the line in order to achieve the things you want.
Dream about a bird flying into a tree
A dream in which you see a bird flying into a tree means that you will soon make up your mind as to what you really want for yourself. In other words, your goals and aspirations will be well-defined and rooted.
Trees in the dream stand for stability and permanence and seeing a bird fly into one means you will pursue your aspirations with the oneness of mind.
Dream about a bird flying out of a tree
A dream about a bird flying out of a tree means you will find yourself in a situation that will make you question your dreams, goals, and aspirations. You may have to make some changes and although this might feel like a failure, it is actually for the best.
This is not necessarily a bad thing as we have to make adjustments as we march toward our destinies.
Dream about a bird flying into a swimming pool
A dream in which you see a bird fly into a swimming pool means your goals are at risk because you pay attention to the opinions of people too much.
Water bodies such as pools, ponds, rivers, seas, oceans, and lakes stand for people, especially multitudes of people. This is why there is a phrase to the effect of a ‘seas of people’.
Dream about a bird flying onto my shoulder
A dream in which you see a bird fly onto your shoulder means you will be faced with a challenge that will make your goal feel like too big of a burden. However, this dream is actually telling you not to give up, not to drop your dream.
Dream about a bird flying onto my head
A dream about a bird flying onto your head means that you should make your goals the center of your life if you are to achieve them. You have to let your mission take your life over and direct you.