Islamic Interpretation of Dreams (Ibn-i Sirin):
A mirror in a dream means illusion, arrogance, pride, or a woman.
If one looks into a mirror and sees his beard black in a dream, it means honor, respect and dignity.
If one looks into a mirror and sees the reflections of someone who looks like him in a dream, it means that he will beget a son who will look like his father and carry his trade. Looking into a mirror in a dream also means loss of oneâs position, or getting married.
If one is already married, then it means the return of his wife from ajourney. Looking at the back of a mirror in a dream means loss of oneâs crop, or entering oneâs wife from the anus during sexual intercourse.
It is said that a mirror in a dream also represents manhood, virtues and station, all of which are subject to the size of the mirror one sees in his dream. Looking into a silver mirror in a dream means loss of oneâs status, it also means suffering from adversities, distress and fear. Looking into a golden mirror in a dream represents the strength of oneâs faith, religious commitment, prosperity after poverty, redemption and regaining oneâs position and status.
A broken mirror in a dream means the death of oneâs wife, for a husband and a wife are mirrors to one another. Looking into a mirror and seeing the reflection of a youth means facing an adversary or a competitor.
Ifone sees an old person, then he has seen a good friend. Looking into a clean and a shiny mirror in a dream means dispelling oneâs distress.
Acorroded mirror in a dream connotes a bad state or a trying situation.
If the mirror is spurious, or not genuine in oneâs dream, then it represents a great distress or a calamity. Gazing at a mirror and looking at oneself extensively in a dream means that God Almighty is not pleased with him and that he is disobeying Godâs commands both in public and in private. Consequently, one will suffer from financial losses or feel down.
If a sick person looks into a mirror in his dream, it means his death.
A mirror in a dream also means travels or a pregnancy.
If a woman looks into a mirror in a dream, it means that she will beget a girl, and if a man looks into a mirror in a dream, it means that he will beget a boy. Looking into a mirror and seeing the reflection of someone else in a dream means hallucination, craziness, or loss of money.
If a man looks into a mirror and sees the reflection of a woman in a dream, it means either begetting a daughter, or getting married.
If a prisoner looks into a mirror in his dream, it means that he will be released from jail.
Ifone becomes a mirror in a dream, it means that he will meet with peopleâs wrath and despise.
(Also see Basin)