Representing the element
of Air and the Winter season, Swords are action cards. They are
related to action, movement and doing things. The entire suit of
Swords deals with conflicts and problems, their solutions and how
things can entangle us. They are action cards and are the act of doing.
Many Swords in a reading can indicate, dischord, arguments, and
actions taken or needing to be taken.
Usually depicted as a double edged blade in Tarot they are
power and intellect.
You will notice that the
cards are set up with some of their associations,
The Name of the Card
A Keyword for what the card represents
Herb, and Planet or Astrological association
The Card's Picture
And a very brief meaning for the card both upright and reversed. The
R: is the reversed meaning
As always remember these are My
interpretations of the cards.
The Ace of Swords
The Root Power of Air, Chamomile
The beginings of a new
thought or way of thinking. which often takes a lot of motivation to
R: That you are being overpowering and have not put enough thought
into your actions.
The Two of Swords
the Moon in Libra, Passionflower
A possible block or
that you are not letting yourself see how you are being prevented
R: That a decision has been made or you have become aware of what was keeping you from moving on.
The Three of Swords
Saturn in Libra, Pleurisy Root
Loss of balance between the heart and the head with a resulting bad
relationship with others.
R: The realization that a relationship needs to be ended and doing so will not be that difficult.
The Four of Swords
Jupiter in Libra, Mullein
Taking time out from a difficult situation to contemplate how best
R: That activity can resume as before and that plans have been made to deal with obstacles.
Five of Swords
Venus in Aquarius, Mistletoe
Those around you are not playing fair, they will stive to 'win' at
any cost and thus are apt to betray you.
R: Any problems caused you by callous people will be resolved.
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