The meaning of Ladder / stairs in dream | Dream interpretation
a vision of a ladder, for the people of righteousness [it is interpreted as] victory over the enemies. And for the people of corruption [it is interpreted as] debt and committing a sin. Qual: [bird] interpreted upon 4 sides: boy child, or [male] servant, halal sustenance, a usefulness, wealth.
To see children blowing up bladders, foretells your expectations will fail to give you much comfort.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Seat of anger, frustration, especially caused by others.
3. Cleansing, personal expression (relieving the bladder, urinating). ... New American Dream Dictionary
Get a medical checkup.
See also Body.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
If the stairs are in a home, it is your sense of self that is being examined. Social issues and how you operate in the world are connected to a stairway that is located in a building or public place. Moving upward could indicate an increase in awareness and a readiness to elevate your thought process. Moving downward might connect to reexamining your past or considering something more deeply.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If he drinks any blood that comes out of such cut in the dream, it means that he will confiscate or appropriate someone’s money having no right to do so.
A gall bladder in a dream also means anger, sexual excitement, sexual climax, laughter or one’s personal secrets.
(Also see Body’)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A gall bladder is a reminder that although this situation is small and you could ignore it, there are benefits in resolving it.
An increase in daily energy may be the result of dealing with a seemingly insignificant emotional situation in your waking life.
To dream of gall bladder pain indicates a long held emotional issue that requires cleansing.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
To ascend a ladder, means prosperity and unstinted happiness.
To fall from one, denotes despondency and unsuccessful transactions to the tradesman, and blasted crops to the farmer.
To see a broken ladder, betokens failure in every instance.
To descend a ladder, is disappointment in business, and unrequited desires.
To escape from captivity, or confinement, by means of a ladder, you will be successful, though many perilous paths may intervene.
To grow dizzy as you ascend a ladder, denotes that you will not wear new honors serenely. You are likely to become haughty and domineering in your newly acquired position. See Hill, Ascend, or Fall.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
4. Happiness, success (climbing). ... New American Dream Dictionary
If one’s ladder turns into concrete stairs in a dream, it means assiduity and veiling or protecting of one’s privacy.
A ladder laid on the floor in a dream means authority, while a raised ladder means recovering from an illness.
A ladder also represents travels, comfort to a person who is struck by sorrows, or it could represent a great person. Climbing a new ladder in a dream means reaching new spiritual attainments, or it could represent his business success. Even climbing an old ladder in a dream means success in one’s bushiness, exaltation and profits. Falling from a ladder in a dream means adversities, spiritual fall and temptation. Climbingdown a ladder in a dream means business losses.
If the ladder breaks in the middle of one’s assent or descent in the dream, it means losing to one’s competition. Ifone fixes a ladder to descend upon something he knows in a dream, it means safety from danger, arrogance, fears, or escape from an accident that might cost him his life. Climbing a ladder in a dream also means seeking the help of people who are filled with hypocrisy.
If one climbs a ladder to hear something in a dream, it means that he will achieve success and attain power.
A ladder in a dream also means authority, eavesdropping, or spying for evil people.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A ladder may also symbolize promotion on the job ... Christian Dream Symbols
The ladder is suggestive of hard work and exertion of energy.
The ladder may also be symbolic of the “way to heaven”. You can decide whether the heaven is here on earth or in the forever after! :) Missing rungs may symbolize missing elements or hardships and handicaps that you could be (or are) encountering on your ascent to better and bigger things. See also: Stairs and Climbing A means to spiritually or physically move up.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
If you dream you are falling from a ladder you will be unsuccessful in your present endeavors.
If someone raises and holds a ladder for you this denotes that you will climb to great heights in your chosen profession.
A broken ladder denotes failure in all your undertakings and you see yourself escape down a ladder means you will win out only after some careful planning.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
A symbol of the connection between the unconscious (below) and the conscious (above). May point to Jacob’s Ladder, leading into heaven. Are you confronted with new tasks? Are you climbing up or coming down? How many rungs does the ladder have? See the symbolic meaning of numbers. Some people get dizzy when they climb too high. According to Freud, the rhythm of the motion of climbing up and coming down is symbolic of intercourse. See Stairs, Career, Step.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If the rungs are broken we can expect difficulty.
If someone else is carrying the ladder it could suggest that another person, perhaps a manager or colleague, has a part to play in our progression.
2- The ladder denotes our ability to break through to a new level of awareness, moving from the physical to the spiritual, but also being able to move downwards again. It also suggests communication between the physical and spiritual realms as a stage of transition. Occasionally it may also represent death, though this may be the death of the old self, rather than a physical death.
3- In a dream, the rungs of the ladder arc often either seven or twelve in number, these being the stages of growth towards spirituality.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
If you climb a ladder to enter a house through a window, you would not be averse to doing something illegal to get ahead! If you fall from a ladder, you may run afoul of the law.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
Mystically, the ascent to a higher spiritual plane. In ancient Egypt, the ladders of Set had angels on each side that helped the Pharaohs reach heaven.
Communing with spiritual powers (note Jacob’s ladder in the Old Testament).
The quest for, or achievement of, enlightenment in Asia and China.
Going downward on: Deep introspection and internalization.
Getting dizzy on the ascent upward represents intoxicating ambitions that may lead to a hard fall.... The Language of Dreams
The ladder may also represent the ladder to success and your financial goals.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To dream that you ascend a ladder, signifies honor; but to dream that you descend a ladder betokeneth damage.... The Complete Dream Book
If in a dream you walk under a ladder, you will be likely to have a slight accident.
Seeing a ladder in use by a fireman is an omen of business success.... The Complete Dream Book
Vision: Climbing a ladder: you are desperate for a promotion. Climbing high up on a ladder: you are missing opportunities at work. Falling off a ladder: you are too ambitious, which makes you unpopular and will only harm you. Someone else is falling off a ladder you have been deserted by a person you thought would always be there for you. Looking at a ladder: you’ve been given an opportunity—don’t miss it. Looking at a broken ladder: let go of whatever you have planned—pursuing it further would only harm you.
Depth Psychology: The ladder means you doubt that you will be successful. Are you willing to “take one step at a rime” on the ladder of success? Are you avoiding climbing the ladder in order to escape danger? Have you asked too much of yourself? See Stairs. Ladybug
Vision: Seeing one or more ladybugs means the same thing in a dream as it supposedly does in real life: they will bring you good luck.... Dreamers Dictionary
If someone raises and holds a ladder for you this denotes that you will climb to great heights in your chosen profession.
A broken ladder denotes failure in all your undertakings and you see yourself escape down a ladder means you will win out only after some careful planning.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
The number of rungs should be noted, for this increases the power of the omen.
To feel dizzy when on a Ladder is always a bad sign.... Mystic Dream Book
If the ladder is being used to rescue a person or animal, then this represents heroism and that you are rising above your egoic needs for a greater good.... Strangest Dream Explanations
If the rungs are broken we can expect difficulty.
If someone else is carrying the ladder it could suggest that another person, perhaps a manager or colleague, has a part to play in our progression. You might like to consult the entry for levels / layers for additional clarification.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To see a broken ladder in your dream indicates consistent failures in your undertakings. You may feel stuck in pursuit of your goals.... My Dream Interpretation
To dream that you ascend the ladder denotes some fulfillment of an ambition, depending upon the number of rungs that have been climbed. Falling or slipping from the ladder, reverses.
A broken ladder threatens failure. See Falling.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
For instance if, in your dream, you were climbing, a very high ladder and reached the top, the predicted achievement will be greater than if the ladder was of medium height or low.
If a rung of the ladder broke under you, you may not attain your greatest ambition but you will achieve financial security.
The disappointment signified in a dream of descending a ladder is mitigated if you used the ladder to escape from danger.
If a laddeF fell on you, it portends trouble ahead due to quarrels or malicious gossip; if you fell from it, you are being warned that your grasp is greater than your reach.
To walk under a ladder in your dream is, contrary to the popular superstition, a sign of good luck.
If you saw a ladder break or fall, you can expect to have to contend with some unanticipated obstacles in your path.
To dream of carrying a ladder indicates that you will have to come to the rescue of a relative or close friend.
A dream featuring the use of a rope ladder signifies success in some activity or business venture of an unusual type.
To dream of feeling dizzy on a ladder is a reminder that arrogance or overconfidence frequently goes before a fall.
A dream of entering a house or other structure by way of a ladder indicates misdirected efforts; reassess your plans.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
(1) (Climbing) a ladder may symbolize progress: improving your status; achieving or moving towards a goal.
(2) Climbing a ladder to heaven is a recurring mythological motif. It may be seen as a symbol of achieving personal wholeness (Jung’s ‘Self).
(3) Sometimes the ladder - like Jacob’s in the Book of Genesis - is used by angels descending and ascending: a symbol of communication between the spiritual and physical aspects of the self, or between the true self and the ego.
(4) Descending a ladder to escape from an upper storey of a burning house might symbolize (a need to) escape from your emotional self.
(5) Descending a ladder into a deep pit or well might symbolize a resolve - or need - to explore your unconscious depths. Climbing a ladder to get out of the pit or well might symbolize the need to escape from something that threatens to engulf you - a mother-attachment, perhaps, or other unconscious contents.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
If climbing down, you are going the wrong way.... The Dream Books Symbols
A ladder is an effective but unstable method of getting to a higher vantage point. Anything that helps a person move from one level to another is symbolically connected to transitioning from one realm of operating to another. However, a ladder is a tool used in the construction or fixing of things, so in this way, the symbolic meaning connects to the ability to achieve some sort of goal.
The presence of a ladder in a dream suggests that there is a transition afoot that may also connect to achieving some goal or fixing some area of your life that requires attention.
If the dream merits the use of a ladder, but the ladder is either ignored or inaccessible in some way, you may be missing the very thing needed for success with some goal in life.
A broken ladder may be a warning that you are not following the necessary step- by-step process to achieve your goals.
The instability of a ladder requires a slow and centered approach to your climb, signaling a need to take each step in your life with care, grace, and ease.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If you fall down stairs, you will be the object of hatred and envy.
To walk down, you will be unlucky in your affairs, and your lovemaking will be unfavorable.
To see broad, handsome stairs, foretells approaching riches and honors.
To see others going down stairs, denotes that unpleasant conditions will take the place of pleasure.
To sit on stair steps, denotes a gradual rise in fortune and delight.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Climbing down stairs may indicate that one has failed at a particular thing.
3. Climbing down stairs may indicate that one is giving the reins of one’s job or other endeavor to someone else. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If you should stumble and fall upward on the stairs then you’ll have a happy marriage or relationship. Falling down stairs warns you to be more conventional in your attitude and lifestyle or risk falling into disrespect.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
The example shows how going upstairs can be an opening or widening of awareness to include areas of expenence usually avoided. In fact Mrs H takes her awareness down to more everyday levels to escape meeting the light.
Example: ‘1 climb a few flights of stairs. As I go up, the stairs stan wobbling and breaking up. At the top the last flight breaks away from the landing and I am left to cross a gaping hole with a few bits of debris to cling to.
It is very frightening, but I see other people passing me on the caved in stairs and on to the landing as if nothing has happened’ (Maureen). Lack of confidence, a fear of failing or not being capable is also a common feeling in connection with stairs. Maureen sees life as full of pitfalls. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Depth Psychology: Stairs are either a sign of your desire for ecstatic sex or for more influence, power, and authority. Do you want to get to the top? If your climh up the stairs is easy, you will gain new insights.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you should stumble and fall upward on the stairs you will have a happy marriage or relationship, but if you fall down them you must be more conventional in your attitude and lifestyle so you do not fall into disrespect.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
A golden staircase is such a basic image, with so many interpretations, that particular attention needs to be paid both to other aspects of the dream, and also our spiritual state at that specific time. Largely it represents a ‘death’, but not necessarily a physical death.
It is more the realization that we no longer need to function solely within the physical or material realms but can move towards a more fulfilling life.
It is a way out of the mundane.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If the dreamer is descending the staircase, and the staircase is a pleasant one, then he may soon complete a difficult task and be able to relax for awhile. But if the staircase is dark and gloomy, or the dreamer is falling down the stairs, then the dreamer may be in danger of being “on his way down.” Look to other symbols in the dream to judge how this can be prevented.
If someone known to the dreamer is either climbing or descending the staircase, depending on whether the dreamer is at the top or the bottom, that person is either rising or descending to meet the dreamer.
If an unknown male figure is either climbing or descending the staircase, then the dreamer’s intellect will be challenged in some way.
If it’s an unknown female figure, then emotional matters will either rise to a major turning point, or fall to a level of normalcy. Astrological parallels: Saturn, Uranus, Pluto Tarot parallel: The Wheel of Fortune... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
To dream of sitting on stairs sugg... My Dream Interpretation
A traditional meaning of the same dream predicts great good fortune and unexpected pleasure.
To walk down the stairs, bad luck in business and in love.
To fall down the stairs, enemies will cause many obstacles.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
If going up, the right direction; if down, wrong direction. Running up and down, you need clarity; make up your mind and get on with your life.... The Dream Books Symbols
A stairway in a home is about personal transitions, whereas stairs in public environments reveal issues around how you operate out in the world, in full view of others. There may be literal elements of this image in a dream, as a dream that takes place on a stairway at your workplace will likely connect to issues that are work-related.
A stairway in a public park may reveal shifts that involve issues of relaxation and leisure.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The same actions may also be interpreted as an increase or decrease in consciousness.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
• More generally stairs are believed to be indicative of the bridge between different states of being. Going up suggests you’re developing higher levels of consciousness and awareness and going down suggests you’re losing that awareness or delving into the realms of your unconscious. Lifts and escalators have similar meanings.... The Premier in Dream Dictionary
A frequent symbol in fairy tales and movies, suggesting personal growth and wholeness.
The landings in a staircase correspond to the dreamer’s energy centers (the chakras). Are you going up the stairs or coming down? According to Freud, going up symbolizes sexual union.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you are running up a staircase in your dream home, this suggests an attempt to escape from an unconscious urge by taking refuge in the abstract or intellectual.
If you are running up the stairs in fear, this suggests a lack of confidence, a fear of failing or not being capable in some way.
If you are running up the stairs with pleasure, then it suggests exuberance, and a possible change in your feelings and situation.
If you are going down the stairs in fear, a loss of belief in your own ability is implied.
If you trip on the stairs, this may suggest problems you have brought upon yourself by meddling in the affairs of other people
A dream often experienced by children is that of skimming down stairs; this dream feels almost like flying down the stairs, the feet just touching the edge of the stairs every so often, creating an exhilarating sense of pleasure. The reason for the dream is that it represents a task—the climbing of stairs—that once seemed daunting to a toddler, but which now has been mastered, giving rise to the sense of effortless achievement symbolized by ‘skimming’. Finally, using an escalator instead of stairs in your home, or anywhere else, may express a certain lack of emotional commitment to a person or project in waking life. A dream of walking against the direction of the escalator suggests frustration at a lack of personal progress.... The Element Encyclopedia
The sexual impulses can also be characterized in this way.... Dream Meanings of Versatile