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8 Strength


The Strength Tarot Card The Strength card Symbolism.
The Strength tarot card symbolizes the female inner strength and courage. The lion symbolizes the male's aggressive strength and pride, the woman's white robes symbolize the feminine energy that controls the lion. The wreath on her head with the infinity symbol above tells us her powers are without limit.
We all possess her powers within us but are we strong enough to realize we have them, and use them wisely.
 

Defining Keywords
Inner strength. Wisdom, Courage. Confidence. Willpower. Fortitude.
 

The Strength cards Meaning.
Look within yourself to find the strength to overcome the challenges life throws at you.


Strength Reversed.
Giving in to doubts and negatives. Inability to keep to your convictions.

Note
The Magicians gift of Strength is needed at the start of the second 'Inner World' phase of the Fools journey.

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Major Arcana

The Fool with the Magician, the High Priestess and the Empress.

The Emperor with the Hierophant, the Lovers and the Chariot.

The Hanged Man, Death, Temperance, the Devil and the Tower.

The Star with the Moon, the Sun, Judgement and the World.


Court Cards
Pages Knights
Queens Kings

Pip Cards
Aces Twos
Threes Fours
Fives Sixes
Sevens Eights
Nines Tens

 

9 The Hermit


The Hermit tarot card The Hermits Symbolism.
The tarot Hermit symbolizes concentration and self discovery. The lantern symbolizes inner light and the Hermits willingness to guide others. The staff symbolizes help along a hard journey, he is leaving the outer world (he stands on a snow covered mountain top) to awaken his inner self and find spiritual truth. The six pointed star inside the lantern symbolizes a universal exchange of spiritual  wisdom.
All of us could easily unlock our most inner consciousness's but are we too self-centered or just too lazy to do so.
 

Defining Keywords

Self discovery. Meditation. Contemplation. Enlightenment. Self.
 

The Hermits Meaning.
A time to withdraw, to reflect, learn and explore. But don't become too detached from the outer world.


The Hermit Reversed.
Inability to communicate. Impatience leads you nowhere.

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10 The Wheel of Fortune


The Wheel of Fortune tarot card The Wheel of Fortunes Symbolism.
The Wheel of Fortune Tarot card symbolizes good luck and opportunity, it also pertains to the mysteries of fate. Around the rim of the wheel is the word 'TARO' ( an old version of the word tarot) interspersed with Hebrew letters (They are said to spell out the name of God that is never spoken). The 4 symbols on the wheels spokes represent mercury, sulphur, water and salt, together they symbolize change. The snake symbolizes self knowledge, the jackal headed man represents a guide to the dead and the sphinx represents the God of resurrection. The Wheel has three circles. The inner circle represents creative force, the central circle represents formative power and the outer circle represents the material world. The eight spokes represent radiant energy.
The Wheel of Fortune tells us of changes but do we have the foresight to make the wheel turn in our favor.
 

Defining Keywords
Developments. Change. Chance. Luck. Gamble. Unrest. Destiny. Fate.
 

The Wheel of Fortunes Meaning.
A favorable change in circumstances. Don't be afraid of the unexpected, it will open new perspectives for you.

The Wheel of Fortune Reversed.
If you just sit back and wait for something like a new relationship to happen it never will, you have to act to get the workings of destiny turning in your favor.

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11 Justice


The Justice tarot card The Justice cards Symbolism.
In Tarot the Justice card symbolizes using an honest balance when making decisions and legalities, putting a wrong right. The purple veil between the pillars symbolizes hidden inner wisdom The sword is the sword of truth which is held upright to symbolize a readiness for action. The scales symbolize a balance between past actions and future consequences. The yellow crown symbolizes intellect and mental power.
Justice tells us to make honest decisions but can we be honest enough with ourselves to make the right ones.
 

Defining Keywords
Just outcome. Fairness. Impartiality. Accountability. Law. Prudence.

The Justice cards Meaning.
When Justice comes up it's time to evaluate a situation. A decision will go your way. Righting a wrong, Getting what you deserve.

Justice Reversed.
Injustice, false accusations and prejudice. Legal matters may go against you.

Note
Some decks, especially older ones, reverse the numbers of Justice and Strength.
 

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The rest of the cards
Major Arcana
The Fool with the Magician, the High Priestess and the Empress.
The Emperor with the Hierophant, the Lovers and the Chariot.
The Hanged Man, Death, Temperance, the Devil and the Tower.
The Star with the Moon, the Sun, Judgement and the World.


Court Cards
Pages Knights Queens Kings

Pip Cards
Aces Twos Threes Fours Fives Sixes Sevens Eights Nines Tens


 

 
 

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