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Knowing Our Soul’s Place in the World via Tarot

As our world is rapidly shifting and changing politically, economically, socially, environmentally, and energetically, we humans may feel unsettled.  With such catastrophic and far reaching events such as the recent earthquake in Japan and ensuing tsunami, we may find it challenging to stay centered and grounded.  If we can know … [read more]

April 3, 2011  5 Comments
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Temperance Blesses Those who Seek the Positive in Life

Law 14 (Temperance/Sagittarius/Fire):
For every difficult or traumatic experience we encounter, there is always a healing and a blessing to follow

(if we allow it)

As we approach  the Winter Solstice, when the longest darkest night of the year turns over to the expanding light that will follow, Temperance calls … [read more]

December 8, 2009  2 Comments
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Get the Balance Right with Justice

Law 11 (Justice/Libra/Air): Take responsibility for your relationships with others; choose fair and equal partnerships

 Justice is represented by a formidable robed figure sitting authoritatively upon a throne with a sword held in her one hand and the scales in the other.  She can easily be compared to the Greek … [read more]

October 9, 2009  2 Comments
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Be Ready to Change Tracks with the Wheel of Fortune

Rider Waite Smith Wheel of Fortune

Rider Waite Smith Wheel of Fortune

Law 10/The Wheel of Fortune/All Elements:  You cannot control whom or what crosses your path, but how you respond to them can shape your destiny.

 
 The traditional versions of this Major Arcana include an image of a turning wheel surrounded by the four apocalyptic … [read more]

October 2, 2009  4 Comments
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The Hermit Illuminates Our Innermost Gifts

Law 9 (The Hermit/Virgo/Earth ): Acknowledge your inner gifts; focus your attention on developing a more meaningful relationship with your self.

The Hermit from the Rider Waite Tarot

The Hermit from the Rider Waite Tarot

The classic depiction of the Hermit is of an elder figure shrouded in a long hooded robe, holding a staff planted in … [read more]

September 9, 2009  1 Comment
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Strength Protects who You are from the Inside Out

RWS_Tarot_08_Strength

Law 8 (Strength/Leo/Fire ): Become a stronger person, knowing that you are safe from avarice, greed, envy, punishment, persecution for having what you have, for being who you are.

A typical Strength card in Tarot portrays a woman leaning over to embrace a tamed lion with artwork that draws on … [read more]

August 10, 2009  3 Comments
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The Chariot Can Carry You beyond the Obstacles

Law 7 (The Chariot/Cancer/Water): Seize the reigns on your emotions so you may charge ahead towards what you need with confidence.

From the Crowley-Thoth Deck

Even if mentally we have our minds set on clear goals, we often sabotage our own best efforts to achieve them due to feelings of insecurity, inadequacy, or guilt. … [read more]

July 1, 2009  1 Comment
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The Lovers Beckon Us to Become Balanced

Law 6 (The Lovers/Gemini /Air): Integrate your male and female energies to attract balanced relationships.  

 

Osho Zen Deck

Osho Zen Deck

The Lovers card in Tarot can cause much confusion.  Many automatically assume that it means love will be crossing their path (the Tarot’s Two of Cups more aptly signifies true love), when

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May 22, 2009  8 Comments
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The Hierophant Bestows Heaven on Earth

Law 5 (The Hierophant/Taurus /Earth): Ask for what you desire/need from your heart and know that it can be reality. Ask and you shall receive.—

The Hierophant

The Hierophant

The Hierophant, in a reading, serves as validation that you can attain what you want if you clearly ask for it and have … [read more]

April 24, 2009  1 Comment
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The Emperor Commands Us to Be Responsible for Our Own Actions

Law 4 (The Emperor/Aries/Fire): Take charge of yourself; move forward with confidence.

The Emperor IV

The Emperor of the Tarot represents absolute authority as he sits confidently upon a throne. He also symbolizes an expression of male energy. Most men innately have a drive to take action to get or win what they … [read more]

April 9, 2009  2 Comments
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