On a Two of Wands day it’s imperative you seize the bull by the horns and progress that something to the next stage.
Easter is an excellent time to consider that the doctrine of the resurrection leads straight to that of judgement, which like Karma, leads to the moment when the ‘rewards’ for your past efforts appear. Sounds scary, I admit. But the wisdom of the Tarot suggests that for those who’ve met certain preconditions, judgement is a time of transformation, healing, and – at long last … Read More Resurrection leads to Judgement and from there to ….?
On a divinatory level, the Five of Cups implies regret over past actions. Something has gone wrong – we feel betrayed and abandoned by one whom we thought we could trust. Even worse, at some level we know we ourselves have played some part.
With the sun in Leo (leadership) and the moon in Sagittarius (adventurous philanthropic pursuits), today is a King of Wands day. In the King of Wands, we meet first-hand astrological fire symbolising the human imagination in its most dynamic aspect. Ever wondered why we ‘dream’ by the fireside and ‘light a candle’ to ‘show the way’? It’s because fire speaks in a primitive language … Read More It’s a King of Wands Day – take the challenge and rise above yourself to be a leader of men
With the sun in Leo (creative self-expression) and the moon in Libra (balance and compromise), today is a Two of Swords day. On a divinatory level, the Two of Swords implies a tense state where we’ve closed our eyes to life’s problems rather than trying to sort them out. Interestingly, the information and motivation needed to succeed are already in place. So the problem … Read More It’s a Two of Swords Day – time for a ‘sick headache’
Throughout August and the first half of September, Mars – planet of fast-paced action – is in Libra. Mars is a mover and shaker. He doesn’t plan ahead. He goes after what he thinks best for him at the moment and works out the details (if at all) later. But in Libra, Mars is forced to slow down. Caught in a quagmire of debate … Read More Mars in Libra – Might Debate & Indecision Give You a New Lease on Life?
With the sun in Cancer (emotional responsiveness) and the moon in Gemini (curious and cerebral), today and tomorrow are Knight of Cups days. The tarot Knights are all movers and shakers – always mounted on their steeds. They all have places to go albeit some will get there faster than others. The Knight of Cups is in no particular hurry. He is a sensitive … Read More Today & Tomorrow are Knight of Cups Days – Savour your encounters as you would a fine wine
With the sun in Cancer (bonding & connections) and the moon in Taurus (acquisition & self-gratification), today and tomorrow are Four of Coins days. On a divinatory level, the Four of Coins warns against holding too tightly that which for the sake of everyone, it would be better to let go. On a Four of Coins day, the fear of losing that to which … Read More Learn to Let Go – It’s a Four of Coins Day
With the sun in Cancer (containment) and the moon in Aries (entrepreneurial spirit), today is a Three of Wands day. On a divinatory level, the Three of Wands implies initial completion of some important project or idea. The foundations have been laid – the first feedback is positive – there’s promise and potential – but of course – there’s more work to be done … Read More Survey your bounty – Today is a Three of Wands Day
For most of June and July, the planet Mars (action) is in the zodiac sign of Virgo (wholeness through service) – making this a time to work and play with purpose. Not just any old purpose, mind you, for the challenge of Virgo is to be of service not to oneself, but to the whole of mankind. We’ve all seen the self-centred side of Virgo … Read More Mars in Virgo – a time to be whole