Archive for August, 2011
Queen of Swords & 8 of Pentacles
“Over thinking will cause self-doubt”
The 8 of Pentacles shows hard work and focusing on the small details, it is a card of goals, ambition and determination. Productivity is important today, if your not productive you may feel useless. Self-doubt may come into the picture, The Queen of Swords (Air) next to pentacles (earth) do no mix. Her ability to analyze and cut through the bull is good but when it is next to a card like the 8 of Pentacles who is detailed in nature it can cause doubt and over thinking. When we over think nothing gets done, we are delayed and are further from reaching our goals.
3 of Cups & The High Priestess
“Do not react, be passive and listen”
The High Priestess shows that today is influenced by a passive energy. The High Priestess is passive, she does not act or react to anything. She listens, and pays attention to her awareness to what is atctually going on via her intuition. Today, do not be quick to act/react. Sit back and process the situation from an intuitive level (your gut feeling) and let that guide you. The 3 of Cups shows friendships and unity. Try not to divide people, unit them. Be more a apart of others and socialize more.
Queen of Cups & 8 of Cups
“Seek joy and light, follow your heart”
The 8 of Cups shows today a desire to seek fulfillment and happiness. Today you are searching of something, seeking to bring light into your life. He mermaid is swimming upward pass the cups and into the light. The Queen of Cups, shows that we what we seek is ultimately for our emotional wellbeing.
3 of Pentacles & 5 of Cups
“To keep the mind away from unhappy thoughts, put your attention to work and creative projects”
With the Three of Pentacles here we see that today is is goal oriented. There is a task at hand that must be completed. It is a card of production and craft, creation and de development. Next to this we have the 5 of Cups, loss and sadness. Well it is Monday so I can see why we would fee sad. The loss of the weekend and the start of a new work week is something to cry over! Together these cards show our reaction to unhappiness is to focus on something we have control over (work). Many people work to keep their minds off of the things that trouble them. Alternatively this may show a loss of something material or work opportunity.
tarot deck : Revelations Tarot
7 of Swords & Knight of Cups
“Pull emotional strings to get what you want”
The 7 of Swords makes another appearance today.This is a card of cleverness, sky moves, being sneaky to get what you want. Today you are after something, and it may not be yours. Most readers see this card as negative, a card of thieves. So be on alert, people may be after something you have. In its best light the 7 of Swords shows that you use your mental abilities in very creative and original ways to gain what you want. Next to the Knight of Cups it can show a tendency to appeal to the emotions of others as a means to get what you need.
Today is my birthday so I created a birthday spread for the occasion. it is a great time to do a reading for yourself on your birthday. It is a time were you change, a part of you dies and a new part comes alive. You are able to reflect on the last year and see what you have learned, accomplished and what has changed.
Here is what the spread looks like.
1) Where you were last year
2) Where you are now.
3) What has changed.
4) What lessons have you learned.
5) What lessons you will have to learn this year.
6) New influences entering your life.
7) Challenges you will face.
8 ) Accomplishments you will gain.
9) What you should let go of.
10) What you should embrace.
Today is my birthday, so a big Happy Birthday to me!
Knight of Pentacles & 9 of Pentacles
“Prosperity needs to planned and worked hard at”
The 9 of pentacles is a card of prosperity, feeling secure and sound in your material world. It is a card of accomplishments and recognizing what is good in your life. The knight of pentacles shows actions and personality of hard work, planning and preparing. In order to have prosperity we need to work hard and make plans. See out into the future and make the choices that can lead us to a prosperous life. Today, look at how you plan for your future, what are you doing that either leads to prosperity or does not.
Have a tarotastic day!
10 of Cups & 4 of Swords
“Look for ways to heal and mend family issues today, to produce happiness”
The 10 of Cups today shows the family comes into focus today. Wellbeing and harmony within the home should be looked at today. The 10 of Cups shows the influence of joy and fulfillment today. While the 4 of Swords on the other hand shows that you need rest and recovery. This is a card of healing as well. Together they show that healing needs to be done within your family or with those you consider to be your family. This healing will cause great happiness for all.
7 of Wands & 7 of Swords
“Get the inside dirt on your opponent”
Today we have two 7′s, which means that you should expect news or the arrival of something. The 7 of Wands is a card of standing your ground and keeping the upper hand in a battle. The 7 of Swords shows sneakiness and slyness. Today in order for you to keep the upper hand against you will need to be clever and a tad sneaky. It won’t hurt to do a little spying as well to get the inside dirt on your opponent(s).