Ascending and Descending Rav Shlomo Riskin talks about Yaakov’s dream with the angels ascending and descending. What is the meaning of the angels being in ascent and descent? How can we relate this to our relationship with Hashem? Watch Rav Riskin here: Share Tweet Write a comment: Cancel replyCommentName Email Website Your email address will not be published. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.