Lantern

In general:

Lantern indicates that you need to more follow the inner voice, neglected possibilities and capabilities should use to succeed.

Traditionally:

European (Judeo-Christian)
– This symbol doesn’t have any explanation in Christian culture.

Hindu
– lantern in a dream means that you need to follow your inner voice, it will lead you to success.

Arabian (Islamic)
– be dazzled with it: it will seek to deceive you;
– other hide it: you know your friend will be properly assessed;
– see: you have secret enemies.

Explanation & Definition:

Short explanation
A case of translucent or transparent material made to protect a flame, or light, used to illuminate its surroundings.

Complete definition
A lantern is a portable lighting device or mounted light fixture used to illuminate broad areas. Lanterns may also be used for signaling, as ‘torches’, or as general light sources outdoors (such as camping). Low light level varieties are used for decoration. The term “lantern” is also used more generically to mean a ‘light source’ or the enclosure for a light source. Examples are glass pane enclosed street lights, or the housing for the top lamp and lens section of a lighthouse.

Synonyms of lantern
noun: lamp, light; plural: lamps, lights; related terms: Chinese lantern, bull’s-eye, dark lantern, jack-o’-lantern.