He’s a man for wisdom and caution. While prudence may sometimes create obstacles, it can keep you safe as you venture into dangerous or unfamiliar territory. This card may indicate a spiritual journey or a time of quietness and reflection. REVERSED MEANING: Bureaucracy and indecision result in delay and inactivity. Take charge of the situation and act without further discussion or hesitation.
|THE WHEEL OF FORTUNE |
Good fortune and success are indicated: fate smiles and your look changes for the better. Better conditions and better opportunities for gain arise through pure chance. REVERSED MEANING: A setback or streak of bad luck is indicated. Avoid taking foolish chances and learn from your mistakes. However, cautions and wise efforts or investments will lead to steady progress and increase. Rely on your experience, not chance for success.
Superior power subdues the adversary. Rely on your courage and inner strength to overcome obstacles. Your will and determination will overcome the challenges, so have faith in your ability to see things through. REVERSED MEANING: A lack of force and a fear for the unknown are indicated here. Strengthen your resolve to rise above the discord. Guard against using your power to bully someone.
|THE HANGED MAN|
Larger forces than yourself control your destiny. Guard yourself against sacrifices and setbacks. The situation calls for the wisdom to know that things beyond our control must be endured. Try looking at things from another point of view. REVERSED MEANING: Avoid selfishness and blindly following the thoughtless crowd with its self-serving opinions. Try to understand another's feelings. Preoccupation with oneself can lead to wasted efforts.
|THE DEATH |
There is an end, but with the promise of a new beginning. The situation comes to a close, perhaps in failure and disappointment. Learn from it and use that experience to guide you to new opportunities and ideas. There will be renewal and another chance. REVERSED MEANING: Stagnation, inactivity or a withdrawal from the daily concerns of life. Use this rest from the normal pace to improve yourself to better meet more active times..
THE TEMPERANCE |
Harmony and good management. Success comes from approaching the goal with moderation and diplomacy. Balance is the key. Successful recovery from an illness or a happy ending to a difficult situation. REVERSED MEANING: Disagreements and bad judgment. Avoid involvement in losing situations or being caught in the cross fire of competing interests.
|THE DEVIL |
Evil influences, depression or bad dreams are indicated by this card. Beware of the malice of others and the negative feelings in everyone’s heart. Rid yourself of unhealthy anxieties and learn from your adversities so that you may free yourself from their bonds. REVERSED MEANING: Freedom from bondage and material concerns. Be bold enough to escape from your troubles and overcome any pride or self-interest that holds you captive to the mundane.
|THE TOWER |
This card indicates a sudden realization or shock that shakes one out of complacency. Disillusionment and confusion are natural reactions to catastrophes and violent changes, but with the overthrow of the old way of life and an end to cherished notions, true enlightenment can be gained. When one sees things the way they truly are, wisdom results. REVERSED MEANING: One gains what one wishes, but only at great cost. Be prepared for difficulties and hardships on the path to the goal. The way can be unpleasant and oppressive.
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