Seeing yourself swimming in water has a special spiritual meaning as per Ibn Sirin, the greatest dream interpreter of Islam.
1- The spiritual meaning of seeing yourself swimming in water successfully and confidently in a dream is attaining your goals.
2- If you see yourself going to the ocean and coming back to the shore, it shows that you will go to the path of knowledge yet soon abandon it.
- His life as a prisoner would be a difficult one.
- He will face hardships equivalent to the hardships he caught himself in while swimming on the sand.
4- Seeing yourself at a swimming pool in your house indicates that your employer will cause trouble to you.
5- If one is fearful while swimming in a dream and he is not able to reach the shore or drowns, it indicates hardships, problems, or even death.
- However, if he is able to reach the shore he will escape the troubles.
- If you see such a dream, make sure to offer some sadaqah as soon as possible.
6- Swimming in a river in a dream indicates getting imprisoned or Jailed. However, if he sees that he swam out of the river, it means getting rid of the imprisonment/jail.