To dream of karate represents feelings about professional skills in conflict to defensively force a problem to be perfectly passive. A wish to be defensively protect yourself from obstacles or challenges. A need for quick thinking self-defense.
Dreams of karate may be common to people who feel or expect a challenge that wish to pacify or defend themselves against as a last resort.
Example: A young woman dreamed of doing moves near a beach and then falling backwards on the ground to experience spikes go through her body. In waking life she was mentally preparing herself for her pregnancy to complete. in this case may have reflected her feelings about herself being capable of quickly protecting herself from complications of her pregnancy with ease or to defend herself against difficulties quickly should they arise with skills learned in lamaze class.