~ Observing the 3 of Swords ~ We are now starting the half way point of the 3’s with the 3 of Swords. Last week we finished with the 3 of Cups, and the week before we started with the 3 of Wands. Next…
This is also why I say that Tarot is an on-going lesson. You’re always a student. If you think you have mastered it and there is nothing left to learn, then you need to check your ego. It’s like saying that you’ve read every story that could possibly be told.
The images represented in the cards are designed to be visual triggers for understanding. They are to assist the story, they are to stand out to you during readings. Not all the imagery will be apparent at the same time, but can show itself in the right situation.
Last week we made our way through the exploration of the 2 of Wands. This week our focus is on the 2 of Cups. On Mondays, our exercise entails simply observing and taking note of our own 2 of Cups’. I encourage you to…
Spend time considering your own tarot decks, and do your own comparison. Don’t look up any definitions, meaning of symbolism, or pull any prior knowledge of the card, suite or element. Simply look at the depictions, and note what you think and feel about them.
There were three different version of the Magician painted by Lady Frieda Harris under Crowley’s instruction, though the middle on pictured above was the one that was approved.
Because we are open to the lesson that this journey will provide for us, the first card is the Magician. As such, we have armed ourselves with the basic knowledge of each of the elements/suits when we went over the Ace of Wands, Ace of Swords, Ace of Cups, and Ace of Swords. These are our staples when we explore the Magician.
t seems so fitting as we begin sewing our seeds for the summer that we should begin talking about the material seed we sew in the Tarot.
However, the sword has two edges, and for every gift it gives us, it also comes with the warning of cutting away at something.
This is Part 4 of the weekly series. This week’s subject is the Ace of Cups. Be sure to check out Part 1 here, Part 2 here, and Part 3 here. Table of Contents: Bird with Disks and Cross Color Scenery Letters W/M (reversed)…