A Guide to Working with Tarot Numerology
Tarot and numerology are two different practices, but they are similar and can be used together for greater guidance through life. You turn to tarot to improve your intuition and gain insight into who you are and what is happening in your life at any moment. You can use a tarot reading to help make important decisions or get through difficult times in your life.
Numerology provides guidance and can be helpful when making important decisions in life, but it gives more of an overview of life. A numerology reading uses the numbers associated with your name and birth date to provide a view of what is in the stars for your life. This is a different perspective on your life, which can enhance your use of tarot.
The great thing about tarot numerology is that once you learn the basics of one, you already know some of the basics of the other.
Those who take tarot seriously will typically learn something about numerology and vice versa. When you combine the two, you can understand the overall view of your life and the current events happening in your life.
The Major Arcana tarot cards are based on numbers, the driving force of numerology. This is the direct tie between the two practices. Numerology deals with numbers 1-22, which are the numbers on the Major Arcana tarot cards.
Here is a quick overview of the cards and their basic meaning. Use it as a quick reference to understand how tarot numerology is connected.
The list will be laid out like this for easy understanding: Tarot card name – Number – Meaning
Fool – Unnumbered – New Start
Magician – 1 – Ambition and Self Drive
High Priestess – 2 – Imagination and Intuition
Empress – 3 – Stability
Emperor – 4 – Self-Discipline
Hierophant – 5 – Taking Responsibility of Self
Lovers – 6 – Magnetism and Determination
Chariot – 7 – Movement
Strength – 8 – Contended with Challenges
Hermit – 9 – Inner-Reflection
Wheel of Fortune – 10 – Eternity, Rise and Fall
Justice – 11 – Decisions
Hanged Man – 12 – Surrender and Re-Energize
Death – 13 – Unknown and Unexpected
Temperance – 14 – Caution and Risk
Devil – 15 – Magic and Mystery
Tower – 16 – Inevitable Change
Star – 17 – Faith and Hope
Moon – 18 – Inner Conscience
Sun – 19 – Promises, Happiness and Success
Judgment – 20 – Clarity of Thought and Spiritual Development
World – 21 – Advancement, Success and Achievement
Notice that every card in the Major Arcana tarot deck is associated with a number.
Those numbers, in turn, have meanings in the discipline of numerology. The difference is that tarot cards are used to give readings regarding what is happening in your life at a given moment in time. Numerology uses the numbers to determine what should happen throughout your entire life. Numerology gives the larger overview, while tarot gives the more minor details of life.
You may start with an interest in one practice or the other, but don’t be surprised if you follow tarot numerology as one practice in the future.
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Learn More About Tarot
Most people interested in numerology will explore tarot since the two are so closely connected. On this page, I want to introduce this subject so you clearly understand what it is and how it could benefit your life. Many people think of tarot as a means of understanding themselves and others on a deeper level, and it has historically been used for divination. Divination is the Latin word that comes from “divinaire,” which means interpreting nature to tell the future. This is the essence of this subject when it is used divinely, and it can profoundly impact the believer’s personal life.
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