Dreaming of asceticism, denotes that you will cultivate strange principles and views, rendering yourself fascinating to strangers, but repulsive to friends.
To see oneself living an ascetic life in a dream means that one is earnestly seeking to show kindness and love for people and to earn their love.
To see a monk in your dream signifies devotion, faith, and spiritual enlightenment.
To dream that you are a monk symbolizes the introspective aspect of yourself. You need to emotionally withdraw yourself from a situation in order to regain some control, structure, and order.
Living a monastic life in a dream means walking away from common traditions. Becoming a monk in a dream means receiving praises, respect, or commendation, though one will become uptight because of it, or have limited resources, little money, lives meekly, have constant fears, or it could mean hiding away from people.
Dreaming of seeing a monk, foretells dissensions in the family and unpleasant journeyings. To a young woman, this dream signifies that gossip and deceit will be used against her. Dreaming that you are a monk, denotes personal loss and illness.