If the lightning strikes some object near you, and you feel the shock, you will be damaged by the good fortune of a friend, or you may be worried by gossipers and scandalmongers.
If it strikes you, unexpected sorrows will overwhelm you in business or love.
To see the lightning above your head, heralds the advent of joy and gain.
To see lightning in the south, fortune will hide herself from you for awhile.
If in the southwest, luck will come your way.
In the west, your prospects will be brighter than formally.
In the north, obstacles will have to be removed before your prospects will brighten up.
If in the east, you will easily win favors and fortune.
Lightning from dark and ominous-looking clouds, is always a forerunner of threats, of loss and of disappointments.
Business men should stay close to business, and women near their husbands or mothers; children and the sick should be looked after closely.
Lightning represents energy and a fantastic, altering force. It is generally a positive dream symbol which represents the dreamers “awakened” state of consciousness.
At times, a sudden shift in awareness, or unpredictable news, may shock us and leave us feeling anxious.
However, enlightenment of any kind has long term positive implications.
When interpreting this dream, make attempts to connect it to important and highly charged events from your daily life which have suddenly occurred or come into your awareness.
See also: Storm
If you see strong lightning in your dream you will find yourself the recipient of a fantastic moneymaking idea that really works.
and if you see lightning flash from the sky and strike an object you will have a stroke of good luck.
Weak lightning flashes denote general good fortune to the dreamer.
Lightning in a dream means you will find out something surprising about someone close to you, that could cause you to see them in a whole new way.