Ladders in dreams typically relate to social status, achievements and understanding yourself, in a sense a ladder dream is similar to that of an elevator. However, ladder dreams typically relate to more of your own doings and work to achieve your goals.
Ladders can also suggest a state of mind in meditation and prayer, by staying on top of the ladder suggests a spiritual path and higher awareness. Each rung of the ladder is symbolic of a stage in your spiritual awareness.
In the dream, consider how you feel about climbing up or down the ladder, the type of materials or character of the ladder, and finally the context or location of the ladder. These details can help you understand the ladder dream better.
Dream About Ladder Interactions
To dream that you are climbing up a ladder suggests that you have reached a new level of achievement. It is symbolic of prosperity, hard work and your efforts, consider “social ladder” to be the key here.
To dream about climbing down a ladder, it suggests that you are stepping down from a job post that you have had.
Holding the ladder for a friend in the dream, suggest that you are giving helpful assistance to those around you. The opposite is true when someone else is stabling the ladder for you, you are receiving help from outside sources.
Falling down of a ladder in the dream suggests that you are facing difficulty or setbacks. It could be a simple “misstep” if it is your own doing, or someone else might be sabotaging your efforts.
Standing right at the upper rung of the ladder can suggest shaky standing. You might be at the top of the world, but look for support soon because the fall is just as nasty.
Dream About Ladder Conditions
To see a broken ladder in your dream indicates consistent failures in your undertakings. You may feel stuck in pursuit of your goals and cannot climb out of your position.
Rope ladder in the dream suggest shaky or non-stable climbs that you are undertaking. The dream suggests that you need to be careful with every step you take.
Dreaming about a really tall or high ladder, reflects the difficulty of succeeding. You need both the physical power and mental mind to accomplish greatness. If you fear the height while being on a tall ladder, you will need to conquer your fear to succeed.
Dreams regarding short ladders refer to your short term and smaller goals.
Slippery Ladder or Ladder with small steps
When you dream about these danger items that can help you climb higher and succeed. It suggests that the risk is huge if you want to undertake your project know. Perhaps you should consider stepping back, rethink your process aka getting another ladder. Before doing what you need to do. Consider your emotion too, if you brush the possibility of easy fall aside, it may reflect your risk taking nature in waking life.
Dream About Going Under the Ladder
It suggests bad luck in the dreams, since it is a common belief of bad luck, your mind undoubted replicate that association.
The dream may also highlight how you are looking things from a different perspective.
To dream that you are climbing down a ladder suggests that you are escaping from your spiritual responsibilities. It is an indication of future disappointments.
To dream that you are walking under a ladder signifies bad luck. Perhaps you are having regrets over a decision you made.
To dream that someone is holding a ladder for you indicates that you will find success if you have the support of others. You will rise to a level of prominence.
To dream that you fall from a ladder denotes the hardships, risks or failures you are faced with in your endeavors.
To see a broken ladder in your dream indicates consistent failures in your undertakings. You may feel that you are being handicapped in pursuing your goals.
To dream that you escape by means of a ladder signifies that you will be successful after much struggle and obstacles.