To dream of climbing a ladder symbolizes a step up in terms of accomplishments and greater consciousness. It also refers to wealth, hard work, and effort. A ladder may likewise suggest that you evaluate and observe situations from a different angle. Alternatively, it symbolizes contemplation and prayer. You are reaching greater heights in reference to your spirituality. The ladder may also represent 'climbing a social ladder' in which you rise to a level of greater influence and power.
To go down a ladder in your dream indicates that you are avoiding your spiritual responsibilities. It denotes frustrations.
To dream that someone is holding a ladder for you symbolizes the significance of other people's help in your rise to prominence and success.
To fall from a ladder represents the difficulties, risks, or disappointments in your endeavors.
To notice a broken ladder refers to a chain of unfortunate incidents in your dealings. You are not confident in your ability to reach your objectives.
To dream that you used a ladder to escape suggests an accomplishment of your goals despite seemingly unending obstacles.
To dream of Jacob's Ladder suggests a clear connection with your source of spiritual support. To be ascending Jacob's ladder implies that there is a need to surrender your problems to a higher power in order to regain your equilibrium. To be descending the ladder is a sign of receptivity clearly indicating a willingness to change your mind and be free from a self-inflicted emotional turmoil. Dreaming of Jacob's ladder signifies acceptance of life's ups and downs and that carried within this acceptance is the reward of renewed ideas, easy transitions and hopeful expectations.
To dream about being tickled symbolizes constant anxiety and illness.
To dream about tickling other people indicates that your defects and folly will prevent you from ever being completely satisfied.
To dream that you are joyful denotes understanding and respect among people that are important to you, your friends and loved ones.
To dream of an obstacle course may signify that the path you have chosen is not the best one for you. At the very least, you may be making things harder for yourself than is necessary.
To dream of an obstacle course is a gentle reminder to practice acceptance, as resistance can be pointless and painful.