To dream of a praying mantis represents your feelings about a person or situation that has a total disregard for your feelings. Feeling that someone is intentionally unsupportive. It may also reflect your feelings about a person scares you that they will never listen to you. Feeling forced to face your fear.
A praying mantis may also reflect your own attempts to pressure people with fear or unbearableness to get them to go away. Insensitively subjecting others to their fear.
Positively, a praying mantis may reflect forcing others to face their fears when they don't want to.
A praying mantis is a common symbol for people who take drugs and have bad trips because it reflects the person's feelings about how unbearable it feels that the negative experience will not stop.
Ayahuasca users commonly report seeing a praying mantis while intoxicated by the tea. The praying mantis in this case most likely symbolizes the negative feelings some may have after taking the tea when they get bad trips, vomiting, or diarrhea. It may also point to the disappointment a lot of people get from ayahausca because they expected a positive experience and instead were forced to face fear or unpleasant memories. TOP