Dream about holding a lion is a premonition for a lack of control and power in your life. You are trying to contain your negative attributes. You are losing your sense of self and identity. Your dream indicates feelings of guilt and shame from your actions. There is not enough time to do all the things you want to do.
Holding a lion means your feelings toward your girlfriend/boyfriend. You feel lost and are looking for guidance. You need to rid yourself of some burden that has been weighing you down. This dream is a symbol for chaos and confusion. A situation in your life is not what it appears to be.
Holding a lion in dream is a message for a need for you to change your routine. You are doing away with your old ways and habits and starting anew. You feel defenseless, weak and powerless. This dream is a message for something that you need to access quickly and easily. You are having difficulties connecting to others or you are unable to get your thoughts across in an effective way.
Dream about holding a lion is a hint for you are lacking or trying to recreate in your life
You should not underestimate yourself. You are not getting the emotional support that you are looking for. This dream is unfortunately a warning signal for war, violence and masculine power. Some information as presented may need to be deciphered and dissected in order to be understood.
Holding a lion is sadly a warning signal for old memories, ideals, hopes and old emotions. As you are facing minor obstacles, you find that things are not going as smoothly as anticipated. Your emotions have been pent up too long and you need to let go of the negative feelings. This dream is sadly an admonition for your need for cleansing or healing. You are not utilizing your strengths to the fullest potential.