Psychologically: The beast symbolises the animal side of our shade which, there them is not accepted, behaves us towards destructively. With this symbol the look at the contact with the desires is steered. Popular: (pers).: This dream sign is a bad omen: The dreaming has to expect a chain of unpredictable difficulties. He should lead back them on his own inattentiveness and try first once to master the problems which come up to him. Then he would have to learn to pay attention better to his words and actions, because the beast is nothing else than the monster in himself. It is a matter this monster to tame - and to hold tame. Then destructive forces become positive, surfeit becomes vitality. (European ones).: of a beast is to be dreamt a luck-like omen. (See also shadow shapes, monster)