Ascension in the true sense of the word does not literally translate to one’s physical body being raised up or lifted off the ground flying through the air, to arrive in heaven.
When you touch your hands together, it is really just empty space touching more empty space, with the slightest amount of energetic spin. The constituents of all matter have absolutely no physical structure.
Many people have the idea that this kind of existence cannot occur in our current physical form. That this kind of connection, a bridging of the physical and non physical, man and the divine, is simply too far out of the spectrum of reality.