If you see a clear, smooth, flowing river in your dream, you will soon succeed to the enjoyment of delightful pleasures, and prosperity will bear flattering promises.
If the waters are muddy or tumultuous, there will be disagreeable and jealous contentions in your life.
If you are water-bound by the overflowing of a river, there will be temporary embarrassments in your business, or you will suffer uneasiness lest some private escapade will reach public notice and cause your reputation harsh criticisms.
If while sailing upon a clear river you see corpses in the bottom, you will find that trouble and gloom will follow swiftly upon present pleasures and fortune.
To see empty rivers, denotes sickness and unusual ill-luck.
If you dream of a river, you need to take more control over your life.
Water sustains life and is the most abundant compound in all living things.
It may represent the flow of your energies, the path of your life, or the passage of time. It also may be symbolic of your emotional well-being.
Examine the details of your dream.
Is the water clear or murky?
Is it fast-moving, turbulent, or stagnant?
Are you just floating along its currents or actively controlling your movements?
Consider these factors and see how they can be associated with daily life. See also: Water, Ocean