Category: The Fool’s Journey

The Fool’s Journey – Strength (VIII)

Strength is the first of the next 7 cards to represent the lessons of independence. Yellow is the colour of Spirit and is a reminder that true strength has no physicality. Brute force is not the same as mental fortitude. The flowers portray our…

The Fool’s Journey – The Chariot (VII)

Because the Major Arcana represents the Fool’s Journey, or our journey here as Spirit in the human form, the Chariot is the last card in the Major Arcana that represents us in the developmental stage. This card marks the end of our development and…

The Fool’s Journey – The Lovers (VI)

Archangel Gabriel, the messenger of the Gods comes in with fire, light and passion, which represents love. He is the messenger of the force and continuation of life. Adam and Eve work in partnership with Eve representing the anima, that which brings IN new concepts…

The Fool’s Journey – The Hierophant (V)

The Hierophant represents the sacred secrets that are or will be revealed. He is the religious leader and the moral and social conscious that the Emperor relies on. He represents the bridge between human and the Divine and all of the traditional systems here…

The Fool’s Journey – The Emperor (IV)

The Emperor makes up ‘the state’ and is the Fool who is yet to become spiritual. He relies heavily on the Hierophant to remind him of his spiritual responsibilities. The fire shows he rules over the globe he holds with an iron fist and…

The Fool’s Journey – The Empress

The Empress is the card of expansion, and is suggested by the pomegranates on her dress, which represent fertility. She is the Mother of Earth and can represent a person incarnate, Spirit, or one’s desire of motherhood (fatherhood). This is the Venus. The sceptre…

The Fool’s Journey – The High Priestess

‘2’ is the number of balance. The pillars represent the pillars at the Temple of Solomon, with the third pillar representing spirituality and the psyche. The High Priestess is the third pillar.  The cross symbolises the 4 Earthly elements, as when you fold it,…

The Fool’s Journey – The Magician (I)

The Magician is about will and the power to manipulate. It contains the magical energy of the universe. Simply put, he has a lot to offer. The Magician shows the connection between Spirit and Earth, as we are all children of the Universe on…