The Dragonfly totem carries the wisdom of transformation and adaptability in life. As spirit animal, the dragonfly is connected to the symbolism of change and light. When the dragonfly shows up in your life, it may remind you to bring a bit more lightness and joy into your life. Those who have this animal as totem may be inclined to delve deep into their emotions and shine their true colors.
What does dreaming about The Dragonfly mean?
Dreaming of a dragonfly is an omen of change and also a sign of potential promises fulfilled. The Dragonfly is a master at flight, and it brings the message of heeding the four winds so that you are always found prepared for every situation no matter what the weather or condition you face.
Fertility: Drawing The Dragonfly can be a sign of pregnancy, present or future. It can also represent a very young child or a mother-to-be in your life. More symbolically it can mean seeds of an idea or project that need your attention.
Air: The Dragonfly may suggest someone whose head is in the clouds or who is full of hot air. On a spiritual level it represents intuition and may be a sign of developing gifts or abilities.
Peace: The Dragonfly can represent peace, happiness, contentment. If things aren’t going too well right now, it is a good omen for better times. It’s a great card for romance, careers and money matters.
The Dragonfly can signify a person who is behaving out of character or someone you don’t feel comfortable with. It can also be a situation involving trickery or lies.
Upright Meanings: willpower, creativity, intellect, self-confidence, influence, sleight of hand, power, logic, resourcefulness, ability, skill, will-power, dexterity
When The Dragonfly appears in a card reading it is a sign that you have all the skills and abilities you need to be successful. The universe is aligning to bring positive changes your way. This major card shows you that you must use your intellect, concentration and willpower to make things happen. The Dragonfly usually signifies a time in your life when you have the power to manifest the outcome you want. If it is referring to other people in your life it usually refers to someone you can learn from whose ability and wisdom will impress you.
Reversed Meanings: insecurity, delay, cunning, unused ability, greed, lack of self-confidence, unimaginative, manipulation, untrustworthiness, conniving, trickery
Even when reversed, The Dragonfly is about making higher – and better – use of all of one’s power. The reversal, however, can indicate that one is hesitant about making the necessary changes in order to use their power in a more spiritual and more effective manner. Consider what it is that you are afraid of. Is it that others may not like the new you? You are right, they may not. However, this is no reason to not step into who you really want to – and are meant to – be.