Prepare for rebirth! Use your own power and be flexible. The time is now!
If Bat has swooped across your path;
You have just received a significant omen of change in your life. You are being asked to pay attention to the signs around whether they are physical, mental, emotional and spiritual in nature. Bat is a symbol of the death of some part of you that no longer serves your higher calling. Follow through on new ideas, hunches and even emotions that you are not familiar with. This change may be somewhat painful if you forestall it – however know that if you embrace it the universe will make every attempt to make these changes as easy as possible for you.
Alternatively Bat is reminding you to continue to pursue your spiritual growth by letting go of ego, renewing thoughts and beliefs on a regular basis, doing inner work, loving your enemies the same way you love yourself, and nurturing personal growth in all it’s forms.
If Bat is your Animal Totem;
You are highly sensitive to and extremely aware of your surroundings and have a powerful ability to see through illusions. You tend to dive straight to the heart of matters, are extremely social and have strong family ties. You are nurturing, have good communications skills and use your sense of touch as part of communicating. You are very perceptive on a psychic level and are prone to having prophetic dreams. You are also highly adaptable to any situation you find yourself in.
If Bat has come into your Dream;
To see a Bat in your dream can represent uncleanness, personal demons and or annoyances. Alternatively a Bat in your dream can be a symbol of rebirth and unrealized potential. Allow yourself to let go of old habits. The current path you are on is not very compatible with your new growth and new goals. It may also be a message that you are blindly entering some unknown situation or deal. You need to evaluate the facts more carefully.
To dream of a white Bat may signify the death of a family member. To dream of a black Bat may be an omen of personal disaster. To see a vampire Bat in your dream is usually a symbol of something in your life draining your of self-confidence, your energy, and/or your resources. In Chinese folklore seeing five Bats in your dream is a symbol of good health, happiness, longevity, peace, and wealth
Occasionally the dream may also been a pun on feeling “batty” or feeling crazy.
Common Pipistrelle (Bat)
Greater Short Nosed Fruit Bat
Additional Associations for Bat…
Shamanic death and rebirth
Renewing our thoughts and beliefs on a moment-to-moment basis
Pollination of new ideas
Dying to our Ego
Loving our Enemies as ourselves
Viewing past lives
Exploring the Underworlds of Reality
The use of vibrational sound
Ability to observe unseen
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