Though historically dreams featuring hell have been considered to be negative omens in more modern times their meaning is often more positive for example suggesting an escape from a hopeless situation.
If you dream that you are in hell it can mean that you will succumb to strong temptations in real life. Someone will indeed test you self discipline. This dream can alternatively mean that you are quite worried about the moral values of you actions in your professional life. You might be obliged to do something but yet, your heart might feel that you are doing things that are nefarious.
A dream in which you will do bad things and you will be thrown in hell as a result indicates that you are quite aware of the consequences that your actions have on the environment and the people that are around you. Alternatively this dream can indicate that you are very much in tune with your emotional environment. In others words you are likely quite integrated and it’s likely that your social life is quite fulfilling.
If you dream that you are in hell and yet you somehow manage to escape in indicates that you will in real life indeed pull through very difficult situation. Some people will simply call you lucky but it’s likely that you will pull through due to your strong resolution and self discipline. You might indeed resist the strong temptations that will be thrown at you from several sides.
To see the gates of hell in a dream signifies that you acknowledge the danger of your way of doing things in real life. You are very aware of the risks but you try to minimize them.
To see the lake of fire in a dream it means that you should avoid contact with ‘shady’ people in the upcoming times as there is a danger of you getting into trouble beside them.