Tarot Card of the Day – The Tower

๐Ÿ”ฎWhen I was shuffling this popped out. I felt like this card was telling me to stop doing something. I am seemingly cut off from the Crown of Kether at the top of the Tower, lacking a clear vision of my plan in accordance with Divine Will. My Tree of Life, my Soul, is apparently … Read more

Daily Tarot – The Hermit

โœจ๐ŸŒ™ The Modern Witch Tarot – The Hermit – Is she closing or opening the laptop, her connection to the outside world? ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿ”ฎ I love this version of the card for its open ended meaning. The Hermit is notorious for her individuality, guided by her own Star, but here we see a laptop half open. … Read more

Tarot Card of the Day: 7 of Cups

โœจA message from my Thoth deck: “Do not over indulge my Wisdom lest you have too much of a good thing.” ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ”ฎ Yikes. Definitely guilty of this. I want to constantly receive communication from the spiritual world, but what are my motivations? Are they pure? Will dipping into the spiritual stream too much ruin the … Read more

Tarot reading: the Intellect and Emotion

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rachel Anne Williams – Writer (@rachel_anne_williams) ๐Ÿง  A message from the Tarot gods: Intellect and Intuition will not always mix ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿ’–โœจ To balance Intellect with Intuition, one must strive for equilibrium between the active and receptive forces within your Self, between Venus energy and Prince energy.If … Read more

Goddess Worship in the Hermetic Qabalah

I had this thought a while ago that the “Pillar of Mercy” could be better seen as the feminine column and the “Pillar of Severity” could be better seen as the masculine column. First of all, the concept of “mercy” is more feminine than “severity.” The traditional interpretation, Chokmah is in Sephira 2 because in … Read more

Death – Tarot Card Meaning

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Death Ruled by Scorpio, ruled by Mars Keywords: ending, transformation, change, rebirth, starting over, cycles of life Rider-Waite-Smith In the Wait-Smith version, we see death, in black, riding a horse, carrying a flag embroidered with a harvest crown. The Reaper has come to harvest.ย  The basic meaning is that of rebirth. Just because you die, … Read more

The High Priestess – Tarot Card Meaning

the high priestess RWS

The High Priestess Keywords: initiation, divination, lunar, manifestation, actualization, feminine, divine, witchcraft, mystic,ย  Represents the Moon Associated with: Persephone, Demeter, Isis, Artemis, The Virgin Mary Rider-Waite-Smith The RWS High Priestess wears the crown the Isis, a symbol of the moon, which suggests the triplicity of the moon phases; this symbolism has long been associated with … Read more

4 of Swords Tarot card meaning

Four of Swords Thoth

Cardinal Air Jupiter in Libra Keywords: rest, meditation, relaxation, introspection, recharging, balance, equillibrium Chesed, ruled by Jupiter, realm of the Wise King, the Lawgiver. Representing the concept of Expansion, Growth, and Luck. Chesed is the first manifestation below the Abyss, receiving directly the energy of Binah, the Great Mother. Swords represent the realm of Yetzirah, … Read more

Getting to Know My Thoth Deck

Four of Swords and Prince of Wands

Left: How should I approach you?Right: How can I respect your wisdom? How should I approach you: 4 of Swords. Truce. Balance. Jupiter in Libra. Expansion and cardnality together finding balance in the Adjustment of Libra. Equal and opposite reaction. Equilibrium. Finding realization in the first manifestation in the Tree of Life. Balancing intellect with … Read more

Justice – Tarot Card Meaning

Justice Rider-waite-smith

Justice Libra, exalted in Saturn Ruled by Venus Cardinal Air Keywords: fairness, balance, justice, righteousness, equity, legality, equilibrium, karma, grace, seeing both sides, harmony Rider-Waite-Smith In the RWS, we see Lady Justice sitting upon a throne wearing green and red robes. In her Right hand is a sword and in her left is a set … Read more