Ten of Swords

Ten of Swords – Minor Arcana Like all the Tens in the Minor Arcana, the Ten of Swords deals with endings and new beginnings.  However, the ending aspect of The Ten of Swords is very often extremely painful or catastrophic.  The Ten of Swords can often suggest that you have come

Nine of Swords

Nine of Swords – Minor Arcana The Nine of Swords brings the worry or stress that can experience with: an unplanned pregnancy a termination the diagnosis of a serious or terminal illness awaiting the results of a cancer test the death of a loved one or the emotional pain associat

Eight of Swords

Eight of Swords – Minor Arcana The Eight of Swords represents restrictions and entrapment. Opposite, pessimism and doom and gloom will govern.  There is a belief you have no options. You are stuck in a situation you can’t get out of. Depression and fear controls your every thoug

Seven of Swords

Seven of Swords – Minor Arcana The Seven of Swords shows a man sneaking away from a military camp with a bundle of five swords in his arms. Two other swords remain planted in the ground just behind him. His expression exhibits a sense of overconfidence and mocking. As though he

Six of Swords

SIX OF SWORDS – Minor Arcana In the Six of Swords we can see a boat that offers enough room for its three occupants, A man, woman and child.  The man has taken charge of the boat while the woman and child sit hunched over on the bench seat just in front of him.  The woman seems

Five of Swords

Five of Swords – Minor Arcana In the Five of Swords, Tarot Minor arcana, a young man, with a look of contempt on his face, stares at his enemies. He possesses five swords, most of which he has taken from his enemies. The other two figures walk away from him slowly, with a sense

Four of Swords

FOUR OF SWORDS – MINOR ARCANA In the Four of Swords the Knight has armor and so we must assume that he has been engaged in a battle of some sort and has needed to protect himself. He is missing his helmet which means: this Knight is either dead and no longer has need of its prot

Three of Swords

THREE OF SWORDS – MINOR ARCANA Three of Swords suggests heartache – loss – hurt feelings – loneliness. The stressful situation of the Two has developed and now there is no getting away from pain and suffering.  Hiding behind a blindfold, refusing to take sides

Two of Swords

TWO OF SWORDS – MINOR ARCANA On the Two of Swords, we see a young blindfolded woman blocking her emotions, or someone who has put a barrier of swords across her heart. Her rigid posture tells us of her struggle to keep her feelings under control. The crossed swords are also symb

Ace of Swords Tarot

ACE OF  SWORDS – Minor Arcana The Ace of Swords shows a hand, cloaked in white, holding an upright sword, symbolic of the mind and the intellect. At the tip of the sword is a wreath, indicating success and victory, and a crown, indicating mental clarity. However, the barren, mou