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There were a few Tarot card generators floating about, so consolidating into one, multi-purpose utility generator.

The first two sets of card descriptions from facade.com, a free divination site.

The rest of the descriptions are from The Pictorial Key to the Tarot by Arthur Edward Waite, 1910, public domain

Tables

With facade.com Description

These tables show the name of a card in bold, and the description of what that card means after it.

<sgdisplay iterations="5">[drawFacade]</sgdisplay>

Minchiate Description

These tables show the name of a card in bold, and the description of what that card means after it. Includes cards from the Minchiate Tarot, a rare 18th century deck with 19 additional cards. Some cards have also been replaced by others (Both sets are included).

<sgdisplay iterations="5">[drawMinchiate]</sgdisplay>

Without Details

Gives the name of the card only

From the full deck: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[draw]</sgdisplay> From the Major Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMajor]</sgdisplay> From the Minor Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMinor]</sgdisplay> From the Wands: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawWands]</sgdisplay> From the Cups: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawCups]</sgdisplay> From the Swords: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawSwords]</sgdisplay> From the Pentacles: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawPentacles]</sgdisplay> Orientation ("(reversed)" or ""): <sgdisplay iterations="1">[orientation]</sgdisplay>

Using Symbols

Using the classic card symbols (♣ ♥ ♦ ♠) and an abbreviation for the rank (uses "J" for "Knight", and "P" for "Page") for the minor arcana, and a number followed by a double dagger (‡) for the Major Arcana. Hovering your mouse over the abbreviation of the card in most modern web browsers will cause a tooltip to pop up giving the full name of the card.

From the full deck: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawSymbol]</sgdisplay> From the Major Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMajorSymbol]</sgdisplay> From the Minor Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMinorSymbol]</sgdisplay> From the Wands: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawWandsSymbol]</sgdisplay> From the Cups: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawCupsSymbol]</sgdisplay> From the Swords: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawSwordsSymbol]</sgdisplay> From the Pentacles: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawPentaclesSymbol]</sgdisplay>

With Details

These tables show the name of a card in bold, and the description of what that card means after it.

From the full deck: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawDetailed]</sgdisplay>

Normal

From the full deck: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawNormalDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Major Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMajorDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Minor Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMinorDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Wands: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawWandsDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Cups: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawCupsDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Swords: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawSwordsDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Pentacles: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawPentaclesDetailed]</sgdisplay>

Reversed

From the full deck: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Major Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMajorReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Minor Arcana: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawMinorReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Wands: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawWandsReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Cups: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawCupsReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Swords: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawSwordsReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay> From the Pentacles: <sgdisplay iterations="1">[drawPentaclesReversedDetailed]</sgdisplay>

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drawDetailed

1,[drawReversedDetailed] 1,[drawNormalDetailed]

drawNormalDetailed

22,[drawMajorDetailed] 56,[drawMinorDetailed]

drawMajorDetailed

1,0. The Fool: Folly, mania, extravagance, intoxication, delirium, frenzy, bewrayment. 1,1. The Magician: kill, diplomacy, address, subtlety; sickness, pain, loss, disaster, snares of enemies; self-confidence, will; the Querent, if male. 1,2. The High Priestess: Secrets, mystery, the future as yet unrevealed; the woman who interests the Querent, if male; the Querent herself, if female; silence, tenacity; mystery, wisdom, science. 1,3. The Empress: Fruitfulness, action, initiative, length of days; the unknown, clandestine; also difficulty, doubt, ignorance. 1,4. The Emperor: Stability, power, protection, realization; a great person; aid, reason, conviction; also authority and will. 1,5. The Heirophant: Marriage, alliance, captivity, servitude; by another account, mercy and goodness; inspiration; the man to whom the Querent has recourse. 1,6. The Lovers: Attraction, love, beauty, trials overcome. 1,7. The Chariot: Succor, providence also war, triumph, presumption, vengeance, trouble. 1,8. Fortitude: Power, energy, action, courage, magnanimity; also complete success and honors. 1,9. The Hermit: Prudence, circumspection; also and especially treason, dissimulation, roguery, corruption. 1,10. Wheel Of Fortune: Destiny, fortune, success, elevation, luck, felicity. 1,11. Justice: Equity, rightness, probity, executive; triumph of the deserving side in law. 1,12. The Hanged Man: Wisdom, circumspection, discernment, trials, sacrifice, intuition, divination, prophecy. 1,13. Death: End, mortality, destruction, corruption also, for a man, the loss of a benefactor for a woman, many contrarieties; for a maid, failure of marriage projects. 1,14. Temperance: Economy, moderation, frugality, management, accommodation. 1,15. The Devil: Ravage, violence, vehemence, extraordinary efforts, force, fatality; that which is predestined but is not for this reason evil. 1,16. The Tower: Misery, distress, indigence, adversity, calamity, disgrace, deception, ruin. It is a card in particular of unforeseen catastrophe. 1,17. The Star: Loss, theft, privation, abandonment; another reading says-hope and bright prospects. 1,18. The Moon: Hidden enemies, danger, calumny, darkness, terror, deception, occult forces, error. 1,19. The Sun: Material happiness, fortunate marriage, contentment. 1,20. The Last Judgment: Change of position, renewal, outcome. Another account specifies total loss though lawsuit. 1,21. The World: Assured success, recompense, voyage, route, emigration, flight, change of place.

drawMinorDetailed

1,[drawWandsDetailed] 1,[drawCupsDetailed] 1,[drawSwordsDetailed] 1,[drawPentaclesDetailed]

drawWandsDetailed

1,King of Wands: Generally favorable may signify a good marriage. 1,Queen of Wands: A good harvest, which may be taken in several senses. 1,Knight of Wands: A bad card; according to some readings, alienation. 1,Page of Wands: Young man of family in search of young lady. 1,Ten of Wands: Difficulties and contradictions, if near a good card. 1,Nine of Wands: Generally speaking, a bad card. 1,Eight of Wands: Domestic disputes for a married person. 1,Seven of Wands: A dark child. 1,Six of Wands: Servants may lose the confidence of their masters; a young lady may be betrayed by a friend. 1,Five of Wands: Success in financial speculation. 1,Four of Wands: Unexpected good fortune. 1,Three of Wands: A very good card; collaboration will favor enterprise. 1,Two of Wands: A young lady may expect trivial disappointments. 1,Ace of Wands: Calamities of all kinds.

drawCupsDetailed

1,King of Cups: Beware of ill-will on the part of a man of position, and of hypocrisy pretending to help. 1,Queen of Cups: Sometimes denotes a woman of equivocal character. 1,Knight of Cups: A visit from a friend, who will bring unexpected money to the Querent. 1,Page of Cups: Good augury; also a young man who is unfortunate in love. 1,Ten of Cups: For a male Querent, a good marriage and one beyond his expectations. 1,Nine of Cups: Of good augury for military men. 1,Eight of Cups: Marriage with a fair woman. 1,Seven of Cups: Fair child; idea, design, resolve, movement. 1,Six of Cups: Pleasant memories. 1,Five of Cups: Generally favorable; a happy marriage; also patrimony, legacies, gifts, success in enterprise. 1,Four of Cups: Contrarieties. 1,Three of Cups: Unexpected advancement for a military man. 1,Two of Cups: Favorable in things of pleasure and business, as well as love; also wealth and honor. 1,Ace of Cups: Inflexible will, unalterable law.

drawSwordsDetailed

1,King of Swords: A lawyer, senator, doctor. 1,Queen of Swords: A widow. 1,Knight of Swords: A soldier, man of arms, satellite, stipendiary; heroic action predicted for soldier. 1,Page of Swords: An indiscreet person will pry into the Querent's secrets. 1,Ten of Swords: Followed by Ace and King, imprisonment; for girl or wife, treason on the part of friends. 1,Nine of Swords: An ecclesiastic, a priest; generally, a card of bad omen. 1,Eight of Swords: For a woman, scandal spread in her respect. 1,Seven of Swords: Dark girl; a good card; it promises a country life after a competence has been secured. 1,Six of Swords: The voyage will be pleasant. 1,Five of Swords: An attack on the fortune of the Querent. 1,Four of Swords: A bad card, but if reversed a qualified success may be expected by wise administration of affairs. 1,Three of Swords: For a woman, the flight of her lover. 1,Two of Swords: Gifts for a lady, influential protection for a man in search of help. 1,Ace of Swords: Great prosperity or great misery.

drawPentaclesDetailed

1,King of Pentacles: A rather dark man, a merchant, master, professor. 1,Queen of Pentacles: Dark woman; presents from a rich relative; rich and happy marriage for a young man. 1,Knight of Pentacles: An useful man; useful discoveries. 1,Page of Pentacles: A dark youth; a young officer or soldier; a child. 1,Ten of Pentacles: Represents house or dwelling, and derives its value from other cards. 1,Nine of Pentacles: Prompt fulfillment of what is presaged by neighboring cards. 1,Eight of Pentacles: A young man in business who has relations with the Querent; a dark girl. 1,Seven of Pentacles: Improved position for a lady's future husband. 1,Six of Pentacles: The present must not be relied on. 1,Five of Pentacles: Conquest of fortune by reason. 1,Four of Pentacles: For a bachelor, pleasant news from a lady. 1,Three of Pentacles: If for a man, celebrity for his eldest son. 1,Two of Pentacles: Troubles are more imaginary than real. 1,Ace of Pentacles: The most favorable of all cards.

drawReversedDetailed

22,[drawMajorReversedDetailed] 56,[drawMinorReversedDetailed]

drawMajorReversedDetailed

1,0. The Fool (reversed): Negligence, absence, distribution, carelessness, apathy, nullity, vanity. 1,1. The Magician (reversed): Physician, Magus, mental disease, disgrace, disquiet. 1,2. The High Priestess (reversed): Passion, moral or physical ardour, conceit, surface knowledge. 1,3. The Empress (reversed): Light, truth, the unravelling of involved matters, public rejoicings; according to another reading, vacillation. 1,4. The Emperor (reversed): Benevolence, compassion, credit; also confusion to enemies, obstruction, immaturity. 1,5. The Hierophant (reversed): Society, good understanding, concord, overkindness, weakness. 1,6. The Lovers (reversed): Failure, foolish designs. Another account speaks of marriage frustrated and contrarieties of all kinds. 1,7. The Chariot (reversed): Riot, quarrel, dispute, litigation, defeat. 1,8. Fortitude (reversed): Despotism, abuse if power, weakness, discord, sometimes even disgrace. 1,9. The Hermit (reversed): Concealment, disguise, policy, fear, unreasoned caution. 1,10. Wheel of Fortune (reversed): Increase, abundance, superfluity. 1,11. Justice (reversed): Law in all its departments, legal complications, bigotry, bias, excessive severity. 1,12. The Hanged Man (reversed): Selfishness, the crowd, body politic. 1,13. Death (reversed): Inertia, sleep, lethargy, petrifaction, somnambulism; hope destroyed. 1,14. Temperence (reversed): Things connected with churches, religions, sects, the priesthood, sometimes even the priest who will marry the Querent; also disunion, unfortunate combinations, competing interests. 1,15. The Devil (reversed): Evil fatality, weakness, pettiness, blindness. 1,16. The Tower (reversed): According to one account, misery, distress, indigence, adversity, calamity, disgrace, deception, ruin in a lesser degree, also oppression, imprisonment, tyranny. 1,17. The Star (reversed): Arrogance, haughtiness, impotence. 1,18. The Moon (reversed): Instability, inconstancy, silence, lesser degrees of deception and error. 1,19. The Sun (reversed): Material happiness, fortunate marriage, contentment in a lesser sense. 1,20. The Last Judgement (reversed): Weakness, pusillanimity, simplicity; also deliberation, decision, sentence. 1,21. The World (reversed): Inertia, fixity, stagnation, permanence.

drawMinorReversedDetailed

1,[drawWandsReversedDetailed] 1,[drawCupsReversedDetailed] 1,[drawSwordsReversedDetailed] 1,[drawPentaclesReversedDetailed]

drawWandsReversedDetailed

1,King of Wands (reversed): Advice that should be followed. 1,Queen of Wands (reversed): Goodwill towards the Querent, but without the opportunity to exercise it. 1,Knight of Wands (reversed): For a woman, marriage, but probably frustrated. 1,Page of Wands (reversed): Bad news. 1,Ten of Wands (reversed): Difficulties and contradictions, if near a good card. 1,Nine of Wands (reversed): Generally speaking, a bad card. 1,Eight of Wands (reversed): Domestic disputes for a married person. 1,Seven of Wands (reversed): A dark child. 1,Six of Wands (reversed): Fulfilment of deferred hope. 1,Five of Wands (reversed): Quarrels may be turned to advantage. 1,Four of Wands (reversed): A married woman will have beautiful children. 1,Three of Wands (reversed): A very good card; collaboration will favour enterprise. 1,Two of Wands (reversed): A young lady may expect trivial disappointments. 1,Ace of Wands (reversed): A sign of birth.

drawCupsReversedDetailed

1,King of Cups (reversed): Loss. 1,Queen of Cups (reversed): A rich marriage for a man and a distinguished one for a woman. 1,Knight of Cups (reversed): Irregularity. 1,Page of Cups (reversed): Obstacles of all kinds. 1,Ten of Cups (reversed): Sorrow; also a serious quarrel. 1,Nine of Cups (reversed): Good business. 1,Eight of Cups (reversed): Perfect satisfaction. 1,Seven of Cups (reversed): Success, if accompanied by the Three of Cups. 1,Six of Cups (reversed): Inheritance to fall in quickly. 1,Five of Cups (reversed): Return of some relative who has not been seen for long. 1,Four of Cups (reversed): Presentiment. 1,Three of Cups (reversed): Consolation, cure, end of the business. 1,Two of Cups (reversed): Passion. 1,Ace of Cups (reversed): Unexpected change of position.

drawSwordsReversedDetailed

1,King of Swords (reversed): A bad man; also a caution to put an end to a ruinous lawsuit. 1,Queen of Swords (reversed): A bad woman, with ill-will towards the Querent. 1,Knight of Swords (reversed): Dispute with an imbecile person; for a woman, struggle with a rival, who will be conquered. 1,Page of Swords (reversed): Astonishing news. 1,Ten of Swords (reversed): Victory and consequent fortune for a soldier in war. 1,Nine of Swords (reversed): Good ground for suspicion against a doubtful person. 1,Eight of Swords (reversed): Departure of a relative. 1,Seven of Swords (reversed): Good advice, probably neglected. 1,Six of Swords (reversed): Unfavourable issue of lawsuit. 1,Five of Swords (reversed): A sign of sorrow and mourning. 1,Four of Swords (reversed): A certain success following wise administration. 1,Three of Swords (reversed): A meeting with one whom the Querent has compromised; also a nun. 1,Two of Swords (reversed): Dealings with rogues. 1,Ace of Swords (reversed): Marriage broken off, for a woman, through her own imprudence.

drawPentaclesReversedDetailed

1,King of Pentacles (reversed): An old and vicious man. 1,Queen of Pentacles (reversed): An illness. 1,Knight of Pentacles (reversed): A brave man out of employment. 1,Page of Pentacles (reversed): Sometimes degradation and sometimes pillage. 1,Ten of Pentacles (reversed): An occasion which may be fortunate or otherwise. 1,Nine of Pentacles (reversed): Vain hopes. 1,Eight of Pentacles (reversed): The Querent will be compromised in a matter of money-lending. 1,Seven of Pentacles (reversed): Impatience, apprehension, suspicion. 1,Six of Pentacles (reversed): A check on the Querent's ambition. 1,Five of Pentacles (reversed): Troubles in love. 1,Four of Pentacles (reversed): Observation, hindrances. 1,Three of Pentacles (reversed): Depends on neighbouring cards. 1,Two of Pentacles (reversed): Bad omen, ignorance, injustice. 1,Ace of Pentacles (reversed): A share in the finding of treasure.

draw

22,[drawMajor] 56,[drawMinor]

drawMajor

1,The Fool 1,The Magician 1,The High Priestess 1,The Empress 1,The Emperor 1,The Hierophant 1,The Lovers 1,The Chariot 1,Strength 1,The Hermit 1,Wheel of Fortune 1,Justice 1,The Hanged Man 1,Death 1,Temperance 1,The Devil 1,The Tower 1,The Star 1,The Moon 1,The Sun 1,The Last Judgment 1,The World

drawMinor

1,[drawWands] 1,[drawCups] 1,[drawSwords] 1,[drawPentacles]

drawWands

1,[drawRank] of Wands

drawCups

1,[drawRank] of Cups

drawSwords

1,[drawRank] of Swords

drawPentacles

1,[drawRank] of Pentacles

drawRank

1,King 1,Queen 1,Knight 1,Page 1,Ten 1,Nine 1,Eight 1,Seven 1,Six 1,Five 1,Four 1,Three 1,Two 1,Ace

orientation

1, 1,(reversed)

drawSymbol

22,[drawMajorSymbol] 56,[drawMinorSymbol]

drawMajorSymbol

1,0‡ 1,1‡ 1,2‡ 1,3‡ 1,4‡ 1,5‡ 1,6‡ 1,7‡ 1,8‡ 1,9‡ 1,10‡ 1,11‡ 1,12‡ 1,13‡ 1,14‡ 1,15‡ 1,16‡ 1,17‡ 1,18‡ 1,19‡ 1,20‡ 1,21‡

drawMinorSymbol

1,[drawWandsSymbol] 1,[drawCupsSymbol] 1,[drawSwordsSymbol] 1,[drawPentaclesSymbol]

drawWandsSymbol

1,K♣ 1,Q♣ 1,J♣ 1,P♣ 1,10♣ 1,9♣ 1,8♣ 1,7♣ 1,6♣ 1,5♣ 1,4♣ 1,3♣ 1,2♣ 1,A♣

drawCupsSymbol

1,K♥ 1,Q♥ 1,J♥ 1,P♥ 1,10♥ 1,9♥ 1,8♥ 1,7♥ 1,6♥ 1,5♥ 1,4♥ 1,3♥ 1,2♥ 1,A♥

drawPentaclesSymbol

1,K♦ 1,Q♦ 1,J♦ 1,P♦ 1,10♦ 1,9♦ 1,8♦ 1,7♦ 1,6♦ 1,5♦ 1,4♦ 1,3♦ 1,2♦ 1,A♦

drawSwordsSymbol

1,K♠ 1,Q♠ 1,J♠ 1,P♠ 1,10♠ 1,9♠ 1,8♠ 1,7♠ 1,6♠ 1,5♠ 1,4♠ 1,3♠ 1,2♠ 1,A♠

drawFacade

1,[drawReversedFacade] 1,[drawNormalFacade]

drawNormalFacade

22,[drawMajorFacade] 56,[drawMinorFacade]

drawMajorFacade

1,0. The Fool: Fearlessness, imagination, open-mindedness, and an adventurous spirit. Freedom from cares and worries. Ideas, thoughts, and impulses coming from a completely unexpected place. Nonchalance at the threshold of gaining all or losing all. Extravagance and intoxication with life. The pure and undifferentiated power of creation itself, where ultimate knowledge and oblivion are unified. 1,1. The Magician: Mastery over word, mind, and matter. The ability to turn ideas into actions, handle problems, and control one's life. The initiation of new projects, great works, or a new way of life. Eloquent and moving communication. Arcane and eldritch technologies. 1,2. The High Priestess: A pure, exalted and gracious influence. Education, knowledge, wisdom, and esoteric teachings. The forces of nature. Intuition, foresight, and spiritual revelation of the most mysterious and arcane sort. 1,3. The Empress: The essence of femininity and matriarchy. Creativity, productivity, and the foundation of civilization. Initiative and practical actions that promote prosperity, comfort and luxury. Fruitfulness and motherhood. 1,4. The Emperor: Worldly authority and power. Social mastery and oratory. One who is intelligent, experienced, confident and reasonable. A patriarch or primary male influence. The motive force of politics and society. The ability to fulfill plans and use mental control over the emotions. 1,5. The Heirophant: Faith in tradition and the old school. A justified and ancient source of power. Being supportive, sympathetic and loyal. Receiving instructions, learning, guidance or inspiration. The ability to hear a higher or inner voice. May also indicate a religious ritual, such as a marriage or an initiation. 1,6. The Lovers: A caring and trusting relationship. Beauty and inner harmony. A decision calling for emotional control and faithfulness to spiritual values. 1,7. The Chariot: Victory through might. Advancement through bold action. Change through force. Order established through vigilance. A trying situation mastered by balancing opposing forces against each other. Discipline, individual effort and endurance will turn the tide. 1,8. Strength: Raw power. Health and physical fortitude. A surge of tremendous force. Recovery from sickness. Victory after apprehension and fear. The ability to face and overcome opposition brings the inner qualities of strength and forbearance. Delays and setbacks will be overcome. 1,9. The Hermit: Prudence, circumspection; also and especially treason, dissimulation, roguery, corruption. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,10. Wheel Of Fortune: The path of destiny. Karma on a grand scale. An unexpected turn of good fortune. A link in the chain of events. Success, luck, and happiness. 1,11. Justice: The achievement of balance and inner harmony after a great trial. Agreements, contracts, or treaties concluded justly. Things set to rights. Karma restored. A turn for the better in legal matters. 1,12. The Hanged Man: Pausing to reflect. Surrendering to an experience. Adjusting to new ideas through sacrifice. Opening oneself to intuition and enhanced awareness. Letting go of past patterns and growing beyond them. Inner peace, faith, and serenity. 1,13. Death: A major change or transformation, possibly traumatic and unexpected. Freedom from the shackles of the past. A new beginning. Death coupled with rebirth, usually related to consciousness and lifestyle. 1,14. Temperance: Calm and restraint. Self-control, patience and tact in handling situations. The act of applying balanced spiritual and psychic forces to physical life. 1,15. The Devil: Being seduced by the material world and physical pleasures. Lust for and obsession with money and power. Living in fear, domination and bondage. Being caged by an overabundance of luxury. Discretion should be used in personal and business matters. 1,16. The Tower: Unforeseen catastrophe. An abrupt change, perhaps leading to a new lifestyle and enlightenment. May indicate a broken relationship, divorce, or failure in business or career. 1,17. The Star: New hopes and splendid revelations of the future. Insight, inspiration, courage and enlightenment of the spiritual self. Body and mind and converging towards the light at the end of a dark time. 1,18. The Moon: Cyclic transformation covering the mysterious forces of the night. Feminine beauty and the intoxicating vitality of youth. The metamorphosis from beauty to beast and vice versa. Occult forces, sensitivities and intense dreams. Dangerous situations and perilous times. 1,19. The Sun: A time of contentment and freedom from restraints. Creative inspiration. Achievement, success, and warmth. Light and love in personal or business matters. Happiness and faithfulness in a relationship. 1,20. Judgment: A swift and conclusive decision. The resolution of a matter long unanswered. A change in point of view, most frequently towards greater enlightenment. Final balancing of karma. 1,21. The World: Completeness and intricacy of design. A great work. Achievement, reward, and well-earned recognition. A time of success, prosperity, security and joy. May also indicate travel or a change of residence.

drawMinorFacade

1,[drawWandsFacade] 1,[drawCupsFacade] 1,[drawSwordsFacade] 1,[drawPentaclesFacade]

drawWandsFacade

1,King of Wands: The essence of fire behaving as air, such as lightning: A great and daring leader who inspires others to rise to challenges alongside him. An artist who can take hold of an idea and make it a reality through bold action. One who is forceful, charismatic, and honest, leading by example, but unafraid to invest authority in others. A dashing and magnetic personality, carrying authority naturally, and striking at the world with swiftness and grace. 1,Queen of Wands: The essence of fire behaving as water, such as a rainbow: The natural embodiment of passion and sensuality, who is always the center of attention. One who reflects the desires and ambitions of others, and ignites them. A radiantly vital person, cocky and charismatic, who sees what she wants and goes after it. 1,Knight of Wands: The essence of fire, such a great conflagration. One filled with vitality and passion for life. A sexy and exciting person, daring in their actions, cocky in their attitude, and utterly without fear. Absolute sincerity, coupled with violent emotions that swing wildly from one extreme to another. Boundless creativity and lust for a change of both pace and place. The rapid approach, or more likely departure, of something that sets your world ablaze. Often suggests travel or escape. 1,Page of Wands: The essence of fire behaving as earth, such as wood or coal: The surprising appearance of a new passion. An adventurer who blazes through life, acting as a catalyst that others may harness. The intense enthusiasm and childlike imagination that fuels any new venture, needing only the application of mind and material to make it a success. Inner fire that can drive away fear and replace it with fury. Can represent a person of some timidity, but whose innate passion can be easily ignited. May indicate the birth of a child. 1,Ten of Wands: Success and gain, leading you to take on a burden greater than you can carry. Noble leadership transformed, through lack of restraint, into tyranny. The crushing weight of ultimate responsibility. Having spent their fuel, the engines of creation grind to a halt. 1,Nine of Wands: A pause in the current struggle to ready oneself. Preparation to meet the final conclusive onslaught. Forces assembled in anticipation of trials and tribulations. The steeling of the will to stand or fall. A line drawn in the sand. 1,Eight of Wands: A sudden release of raw power, cutting through confusion and indecision, and setting things in motion. Rapid progress towards a desired goal, brought about by immediate and decisive action. Boldness and daring in love, business, travel, or spiritual growth. 1,Seven of Wands: Standing courageously for your beliefs in the face of adversity. Fear of failure overcome by the will to succeed. Great obstacles met with heroism and determination. Inner strength brought to bear at a critical moment. 1,Six of Wands: A sense of honor and satisfaction at the resolution of an important matter. Triumph after great struggle. Jubilation at the hearing of good news. The realization of hopes and desires. 1,Five of Wands: An intense struggle motivated purely by the love of competition. A state of seeming chaos driven by endless small disputes and complications. A hotly contested race, debate, game, or other challenge. A stressful situation that brings out the best in the participants. 1,Four of Wands: A chance to rest and rejoice, having successfully resolved a matter of great import. The initial success of a business venture or creative project. The blossoming of a friendship or romantic relationship. Conclusions drawn based on hard won experience. Spiritual, material, or emotional rewards for diligent effort. May suggest marriage, childbirth, or a victory celebration. 1,Three of Wands: A very good card; collaboration will favor enterprise. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Two of Wands: Established power and influence over others. Setting goals and a vision for the future. Coming to grips with the impact of past decisions, considering the current state of affairs, and developing a plan of action. Responsible leadership. 1,Ace of Wands: The seed of a new venture - perhaps as yet unseen. An opportunity to be met with boldness, vigor, and enthusiasm. The herald of birth, invention, or entrepreneurship. An innate and primal force released. May suggest a surge of vitality, creativity, or fertility that can set things in motion.

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1,King of Cups: The essence of water behaving as air, such as a billowing cloud in the blue sky: Great maturity, endless patience, tolerance of other points of view, and a deep knowledge of human nature. One who intuitively knows the strengths of those around him, and gently cultivates them. Remaining calm and relaxed in all situations, and making artful use of diplomacy or a quiet word to resolve conflicts. The ability to listen to what another person is saying, and truly understand what is in their heart. A rewarding partner and a beloved leader. 1,Queen of Cups: The essence of water, such as a deep and placid lake: Spirituality, maturity, and grace. A natural counselor and healer, One whose relaxed presence seems to embody deep love and spirituality. A tranquil poet who reflects the nature of the observer. The embrace of all things dreamlike and receptive, such as perfect and unconditional love. 1,Knight of Cups: The essence of water behaving as fire, such as a rushing river: A passionate romantic, full of charm and beauty, but prone to extremes. Forceful idealism blended with gentle kindness. An eager and intense person, forward with their emotions and tender in their support of others. 1,Page of Cups: The essence of water behaving as earth, such as a wellspring: An unexpected new relationship that is playful and spontaneous. A romantic soul who embraces compassion and imagination with childlike joy. Gentle reflections on love, spirituality, and the importance of personal relationships in business and material affairs. May herald the birth of a child. 1,Ten of Cups: For a male Querent, a good marriage and one beyond his expectations. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Nine of Cups: Contentment and satisfaction in romance, friendship, or other relationships. Achieving your deepest desires and savoring beauty and sensual pleasures. A state of joy and abundance radiating fulfillment and bliss. 1,Eight of Cups: Losing interest in a matter deeply important to you. Being forced to abandon something in which you had invested great love and devotion. Seeking earthly, physical pleasures, to the exclusion of spiritual growth and emotional fulfillment. Emotional withdrawal and lethargy. 1,Seven of Cups: Daydreams and things seen in the glass of contemplation. The scattering of energies by strong desires and unrealistic goals. The pursuit of illusions and the dissipation of energy on false choices. Intoxication, delirium, and hallucination, leading to the negation of effort. Under rare and extreme circumstances, may indicate the revelation of transcendental spiritual truth. 1,Six of Cups: Opening your heart to the simple pleasures of life. Fond memories fuel the playful embrace of love and life. Experiencing the joy of youth and sexual innocence. Engaging in acts of gentle kindness. Harmony of natural forces without effort or strain. Meeting an old friend. 1,Five of Cups: Suffering a loss and wishing for what might have been. Being crippled by sadness, grief, and vain regret. Indecision brought on by the feeling that you made the wrong choice. Ignoring what you still have. May suggest a broken relationship or tragedy. May also suggest a gift, inheritance, opportunity, partnership, or marriage, but one that falls below expectations. 1,Four of Cups: Contrarieties. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Three of Cups: A time of shallow overindulgence, followed depletion. The successful but utterly unfulfilling conclusion of a matter. Satisfaction from sensual pleasures divorced from any sense of love. May indicate problems prematurely dismissed or a victory claimed before it is certain. 1,Two of Cups: The perfect harmony of union, in romance, friendship, or business. A deep and palpable connection radiating joy and contentment. A great concordance or pledge of fidelity. The joining of male and female interpreted in the broadest sense. The sanctification of the natural through that which exists on a higher plane. May indicate the meeting of a kindred soul, marriage, engagement, merger, or partnership. 1,Ace of Cups: The seed of a new relationship or spiritual journey - perhaps as yet unseen. An opportunity for joy, contentment, fertility, or enlightenment. Coming to understand the emotional needs of those around you. May represent an unexpected message, a chance meeting, or the start of a friendship or romance.

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1,King of Swords: The essence of air, such as a clear blue sky: A mature leader of unwavering ethics and indisputable authority. An incorruptible judge, whose devotion to the law cannot be swayed by emotion or material concerns. Perfect clarity of thought, directness of action, and eloquence of speech. One who, like a great general, inspires not love or devotion, but absolute trust and loyalty. 1,Queen of Swords: The essence of air behaving as water, such as a refreshing mist: A person gifted with both keen logic and natural intuition, giving them uncanny powers of perception and insight. One who easily sees past deception and confusion to the heart of a matter, and understands both sides of any argument. The embodiment of calm, forthrightness, and wit, in the face of even the most trying circumstances. 1,Knight of Swords: The essence of air behaving as fire, such as a tornado: A fearless and skillful warrior, unfettered by emotion or material concerns. One able to boldly take on challenges that others consider terrifying or insurmountable. A person who inspires fear and awe through the purity of their purpose and the intensity of their intellect. Speaking frankly, in an outspoken manner, and with great influence. May portend the swift initiation or conclusion of a conflict, through the decisive invocation of force. 1,Page of Swords: The essence of air behaving as earth, such as a steady wind: The approach of an unexpected challenge, to be met with clear thought and just action. A person filled with an eager appetite for all matters of mind and logic. The gathering of information through unfaltering vigilance, careful examination, and subtle spycraft. The use of reason or eloquent speech to penetrate the veil of confusion and cut to the heart of the matter. 1,Ten of Swords: Crushing defeat brought about by idle intellectualism divorced from reality. Sadness and desolation in the aftermath of a catastrophic and total collapse. A decisive conclusion brought about through the swift and merciless application of overwhelming force. 1,Nine of Swords: Debilitating mental anguish or ill health. Being dragged down by the dishonor of others. Participation in a shameful or regrettable act. Inescapable guilt, mistrust, and doubt. May indicate a death or other catastrophic loss. 1,Eight of Swords: Chagrin at the unforeseen consequences of prior decisions. Criticism, censure, and the imposition of external restrictions. Confusion leading to powerlessness. Inability to focus on the crux of a problem and free oneself from a difficult situation. Being hamstrung by a past failure or humiliation. 1,Seven of Swords: An opportunity to withdraw from a hopeless situation and fight another day. Disengagement from a struggle you should never have been involved in. A desperate attempt to resolve a matter without conflict. The use of cleverness or outright deception to turn the tide in your favor. 1,Six of Swords: Trusting in intelligence and intuition and setting off into the unknown. Leaving an untenable situation and charting a new course. Passage from difficulty and progress towards a solution. The road to recovery. Travel and exploration. 1,Five of Swords: A success earned through personal degradation. Separation from friends brought about by an unfeeling and coldly calculated act. Temporary victory tainted by dishonor and providing fuel for eventual defeat. 1,Four of Swords: A time of tranquility and intellectual repose in the midst of a great struggle. A temporary retreat from stress to regather inner strength, reaffirm convictions, reorganize thoughts, and formulate a new plan. The need for vigilance in a moment of calm. May suggest a withdrawal from the material world to find spiritual guidance. 1,Three of Swords: Unsettling news leading to heartbreak or loneliness. Tactless or hurtful words. Acting without consideration for the emotions of others. Betrayal of trust or confidence. The revelation of a painful truth. 1,Two of Swords: Contradictory characteristics brought together as a means of resolving a conflict. Refusing to be ruled by negative emotions. Strife brought to a close through clarity of mind and restraint of force. Turning a blind eye to the minor infractions of others. 1,Ace of Swords: Great prosperity or great misery. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet)

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1,King of Pentacles: The essence of earth behaving as air, such as a diamond: A true businessman, with a gift for identifying opportunities and taking advantage of them. A person well informed about the world, skilled in all things physical, and eager to encourage others. A pillar of practicality and dependability, embracing tried and tested methods, and possessing an innate understanding of the material reality. A philanthropist and devotee of both luxury and hard work, whose word is as good as gold. 1,Queen of Pentacles: The essence of earth behaving as water, such as a hot spring: A warm and generous host, providing shelter and comfort for all who would seek it. A person steadfast, practical, and domestic, able to create opulence and stability in any setting. The qualities of maturity and sensibility, coupled with an innate appreciation for nature and the material world. 1,Knight of Pentacles: The essence of earth behaving as fire, such as molten magma: One slow to action, but decisive and unrelenting once set in motion. A force of nature whose methods are as predictable and dependable as they are unstoppable. The voice of duty, honor, and responsibility. The will to the change the world, not through bold action, but through the thorough and unwavering application of proven means. 1,Page of Pentacles: The essence of earth, such as a mountain: The surprising appearance of new prosperity and opportunities for advance in the physical world. One who delights in the pleasures of the body, material things, and nature. The embrace of hard work, realistic goals, and scholarly perseverance as a means to create solid achievement. Dependability, trust, and a studious nature. May portend a new job or promotion. 1,Ten of Pentacles: Represents house or dwelling, and derives its value from other cards. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Nine of Pentacles: Good luck attending material affairs. Attaining refinement and embracing elegance. Discipline and nobility applied to the maintenance of security and stability. The wise use of resources and foresight. The fulfillment that comes with accomplishment, and the turning of attention to higher things. 1,Eight of Pentacles: Dedicating yourself fully to a task. Learning a new craft or skill. Applying painstaking attention to detail. Industriousness and the efficient completion of tasks. Sticking with a project long enough to see it through. 1,Seven of Pentacles: A pause to check on the progress of your labors. Making difficult financial decisions. Exercising patience and perseverance. Evaluating the status of your work and your options for the future. 1,Six of Pentacles: A time of prosperity and profit. Success and generosity in material things. Power and influence turned to noble pursuits. Philanthropy, and the balancing of physical and spiritual life. May suggest gifts or aid to one in need. 1,Five of Pentacles: Hard times brought on by addiction, wasteful spending, ill health, or an outside event. Rejection, loneliness, and the need for comfort. May suggest unemployment, a catastrophe in personal finance, or a turn for the worse in business. 1,Four of Pentacles: Cleaving to earthly power in the desperate fear that it will be lost. Making yourself an obstacle to progress due to lack of originality and a desperate fear of change. Believing that security and identity are based primarily on the possession of material things. Coveting things and people. Living in a cloud of suspicion and prejudice. 1,Three of Pentacles: The commencement of business, commercial transactions, or employment. The constructive use of creative talents, and the expression of artistry in workmanship. Skill and labor turned to the crafting of things of value. Using the conventional as a means of expressing the exceptional, in order to build something of great renown and glory. 1,Two of Pentacles: Balance and harmony achieved in a time of upheaval and transformation. Taking two steps forward for every one step back. Shifting the importance of projects and priorities to keep everything on track. A change in occupation or location. 1,Ace of Pentacles: The seed of prosperity and material gain - perhaps as yet unseen. A new foundation from which to turn your dreams into reality. The need to focus on the practical and understand the dynamics of the natural world. May represent a gift, document, inheritance, or an unexpected opportunity for physical achievement.

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1,0. The Fool (reversed): Apathy, negligence, and dangerous carelessness. Unquenchable wanderlust. Obsession with someone or something. Losing all sense of proportion. Foolhardy adventuring and lack of interest in critical matters. Immature or unrealistic ideals. Strange impulses and desires coming from unexpected sources. Vanity, delirium, folly, and oblivion. 1,1. The Magician (reversed): Trickery, demagoguery, and artful deceptions. The use of knowledge and skill for selfish gain or destructive purposes. The abuse of technology. Incompetence and uncertainty. A lack of will power. A fatal flaw in a great work. 1,2. The High Priestess (reversed): Being confused and led astray from the true path. Spiritual deception. Overzealous and shallow-minded pursuit of the esoteric. Insecurity, conceit and self-destructiveness. The forces of nature unleashed. 1,3. The Empress (reversed): Stifling matriarchal influence. Unhappiness, selfishness, poverty and disruption of the home or family. Indecision, paranoia, and jealous rage. Sterility. 1,4. The Emperor (reversed): Weakness in character leading to tyranny and abuse of worldly power. Loss of confidence and ambition, coupled with the cold execution of the unthinkable. The inability to carry out plans or command respect. Being unreasonable and prone to fits of rage. A deceiver or demagogue. 1,5. The Hierophant (reversed): Authoritarianism. Inflexible and dogmatic thinking. A calcified old regime. Bad or incompetent advice. Inability to hear a higher or inner voice, or pretending to hear it for personal gain. 1,6. The Lovers (reversed): Inner strife, frustration, suspicion, and disagreements in a relationship. Irresponsibility and indecision. Avoiding true intimacy in favor of lust. Unfaithfulness. 1,7. The Chariot (reversed): Ineffective use of force. Might turned against the weak or the righteous. Senseless violence and warmongering. Lack of discipline and poor direction fan the flames of a situation already out of control. Advance without consideration of the consequences for others. 1,8. Strength (reversed): Weakness in the face of obstacles and adversity. Tremendous power released at the wrong moment. Inability to defend oneself. Confusion, and lack of preparedness. Illness, hardship, distress and the failing of physical force. Dominant behavior, abusiveness and a possible loss of reputation. 1,9. The Hermit (reversed): Detachment based on fear, irresponsibility or naiveté. Self-imposed isolation from friends and loved ones. Listening to the wrong advice or ignoring good counsel. Concealment, disguise, and unreasoned caution. 1,10. Wheel of Fortune (reversed): An unexpected turn of bad luck. A broken sequence of events. Outside influences for the worse. An inescapable descent due to Fate or Karma. Great changes taking place as a result of earlier actions that cannot be taken back. Misfortune, failure and reluctance to use free will. 1,11. Justice (reversed): Lack of balance, harmony and integrity. The suspension of action until a decision is made. Lawsuits and prosecutions. Unjust decisions and the consequences of those decisions. A turn for the worse in legal matters. 1,12. The Hanged Man (reversed): Life in suspension. Selfish, materialistic, and untrusting attitudes. Unwillingness to make necessary sacrifices. Going along with the crowd, and refusing to hear the inner voice. Concessions and appeasements that backfire. 1,13. Death (reversed): Inertia, sleep, lethargy, petrifaction, somnambulism; hope destroyed. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,14. Temperence (reversed): Lack of restraint and self-control. Losing one's cool. Energies dispersed through conflicts in personal, business, and spiritual matters. 1,15. The Devil (reversed): Resistance of temptation. Freedom from bondage. The pursuit of higher goals despite the influence of luxury and pleasure. Release from obsession with money and power. Liberation from fear, weakness and indecision through communion with higher powers or the inner voice. 1,16. The Tower (reversed): Unexpected upheaval leading to a positive change in life. Catastrophe survived or narrowly avoided. A new lifestyle and enlightenment. May indicate a broken relationship, divorce, or failure in business or career. 1,17. The Star (reversed): Lost hopes, doubt and failure. Physical health and mental outlook lost in the outer darkness. Desperation leading to blind faith in false solutions. 1,18. The Moon (reversed): Clarity, control and peace in troublesome times. Increased psychic abilities. Temptations, small problems and minor setbacks overcome. The dawning of a new day. 1,19. The Sun (reversed): Loneliness and uncertainty. Nostalgic memories. The warm passing glow of dusk. Peace without vigilance. 1,20. Judgement (reversed): Procrastination and indecision. Disillusionment and the inability bring a matter to conclusion. 1,21. The World (reversed): Incompleteness and shoddy design. A great work betrayed. Insecurity, fear of change, and the failure to reach goals. Regret and disappointment.

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1,King of Wands (reversed): The dark essence of fire behaving as air, such as lightning: An exciting and reckless leader who inspires others to irresponsible acts. An artist whose depraved love of chaos causes him to take hold of destructive ideas and make them appealing to the masses. One who is charismatic and intimidating, using demonstrations of his own skill to dupe others into accepting responsibilities beyond their ability. A dashing and magnetic personality, appearing and disappearing with great suddenness, and leaving upheaval in his wake. 1,Queen of Wands (reversed): The dark essence of fire behaving as water, such as steam: The natural embodiment of passion and sensuality, who will do anything to the be the center of attention. A seducer who calculatingly dons the guise of what others desire. A cocky and domineering person, who pushes anyone or anything aside to get what she wants. One who is vengeful and quick to take offense without good cause. May indicate infidelity and contempt for a relationship. 1,Knight of Wands (reversed): The dark essence of fire, such as a great conflagration: One filled with vitality and limitless appetite. A sexy and exciting person, obsessed with style and outward appearance, overconfident in their abilities, and foolhardy in their actions. A hot temper and domineering nature, coupled with a love of false drama and all things theatrical. Anxiety over remaining in one place or with one person for too long. The rapid approach, or more likely departure, of someone or something that ruptures your world. Often suggests travel as the result of discord, or cruel indifference. 1,Page of Wands (reversed): The dark essence of fire behaving as earth, such as dry wood: The surprising appearance of a new passion or inflammatory news. A trickster who can unexpectedly ignite a dangerous situation. The intensity and childish imagination that can send even the most stable venture spinning wildly out of control. Can represent a person outwardly timid, but harboring unexpected inner fury. May indicate the birth of a child. 1,Ten of Wands (reversed): Difficulties and contradictions, if near a good card. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Nine of Wands (reversed): Delayed preparations for an impending trial. Efforts compromised by traitors or saboteurs. The scattering of forces before the conclusive battle is fought. Ill health and faltering of the will. 1,Eight of Wands (reversed): Too much force applied too suddenly. A flash in the pan. A foolhardy and untimely plunge into the unknown. Impatience leading to poor decisions in love, business, travel, or spiritual growth. 1,Seven of Wands (reversed): Failure to stand up for your beliefs in the face of a hostile majority. A self-fulfilling fear of failure or embarrassment. Great challenges met with cowardice. Quarrels, perplexity, and indecision at a crucial moment. 1,Six of Wands (reversed): Arrogance and dangerous overconfidence as the result of a past success. Impudence and false pride in meaningless achievements. Fear of failure coupled with false hopes. Frustration over indefinite delays and motion without progress. 1,Five of Wands (reversed): Pointless struggles motivated by the vain pursuit of recognition, financial reward, or base desires. Disunity, chaos, and petty quarreling at a time of crisis. A stressful situation that brings out the worst in the participants. 1,Four of Wands (reversed): Squandering a great and hard won victory through decadence and laziness. Failing to reward those truly responsible for an achievement. Using past accomplishments as an excuse to ignore current problems. Abandoning the very qualities that brought about initial success. 1,Three of Wands (reversed): Pride and arrogance. Convincing oneself that the ends justify the means. A great act of betrayal set in motion. Sinking to the level of an opponent. The vain quest for glory and a personal spotlight. Charity or friendship offered with intent of material gain. 1,Two of Wands (reversed): The erosion of power and influence. Failing to articulate goals or establish a vision for the future. Being caught off guard, due to an inability to come to grips with the impact of past decisions. Obstinate and irresponsible leadership. Loss of interest, clarity, or faith in a venture. 1,Ace of Wands (reversed): The seed of a new crisis - perhaps as yet unseen. The start of an explosive situation threatening to consume all who get too close. The herald of birth, invention, or upheaval. An innate and primal force unleashed. May suggest a surge of vitality, creativity, or fertility that can set dangerous events in motion.

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1,King of Cups (reversed): The dark essence of water behaving as air, such as rain clouds in a gray sky: A pillar of maturity and patience, hiding a deep insecurity and an indecisive nature. One who secretly lusts for power, but lacks the courage, intellect, or work ethic necessary to take it. A charming seducer who appears innocent and understanding, but is in fact selfish and unfaithful. 1,Queen of Cups (reversed): The dark essence of water, such as a deep and foreboding lake: Discomfort with the worlds of mind and matter, leading to a retreat to the spiritual. The embrace of negative relationships, driven by the desperate fear of being alone. Devotion to fantasies and daydreams, to the exclusion of practical skills or the pursuit of knowledge. Insecurity leading to dishonor, vice, and undue susceptibility to outside influences. 1,Knight of Cups (reversed): The dark essence of water behaving as fire, such as a flash flood: Deceptive charm in the service of intense insecurity and rapidly shifting moods. Selfishness, indolence, and a complete lack of maturity. Misguided idealism divorced from practicality. Destructive romantic passions and infidelity. 1,Page of Cups (reversed): The dark essence of water behaving as earth, such as a wellspring: An unexpected new relationship that is childish and foolish. An idle dreamer oblivious to the realities of the world. Moodiness, sad reflection, and retreat from society. Seduction and deception in personal and business relationships. 1,Ten of Cups (reversed): Dissipation, debauchery, and stagnation. Taking one's good fortune for granted. Problems in domestic and social matters. A false love or infatuation, leading to a lack of fulfillment. 1,Nine of Cups (reversed): Vanity, conceit, and smugness in romance, friendship, or other relationships. Achieving what you always thought you wanted. Overindulging in food, drink, or the pleasures of the flesh. A state of joy and abundance that is shallow and fleeting. 1,Eight of Cups (reversed): Losing interest in a matter deeply important to you. Being forced to abandon something in which you had invested great love and devotion. Seeking earthly, physical pleasures, to the exclusion of spiritual growth and emotional fulfillment. Emotional withdrawal and lethargy. 1,Seven of Cups (reversed): Daydreams and fantasies brought into realistic focus. The contemplation of many options leading to a conclusive choice. Inner clarity that dissipates illusions and false choices. Remaining connected to reality in the face of intoxication, delirium, or hallucination. Under rare and extreme circumstances, may indicate the failure to recognize a transcendental spiritual truth. 1,Six of Cups (reversed): Inheritance to fall in quickly. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Five of Cups (reversed): Accepting a loss. Overcoming sadness and grief to get on with your life. Realizing the value of what you still have. Dissatisfaction gives way to a new hope and understanding. May allude to a broken relationship or tragedy. May also refer to a gift, inheritance, opportunity, partnership, or marriage that has fallen below expectations. 1,Four of Cups (reversed): New and unusual relationships and opportunities. The reawakening of your appetite for life or love. The path of excess leading to spiritual rejuvenation and the appearance of novel ambitions. 1,Three of Cups (reversed): A time of shallow overindulgence, followed depletion. The successful but utterly unfulfilling conclusion of a matter. Satisfaction from sensual pleasures divorced from any sense of love. May indicate problems prematurely dismissed or a victory claimed before it is certain. 1,Two of Cups (reversed): Instability in romance, friendship, or business. A deep infatuation that excludes existing friends. A false promise or premature commitment. The entanglement of male and female interpreted in the broadest sense. The profaning of the sacred through the introduction of base desire. Folly, depletion, and waste. May suggest conflict, divorce, or a severing of ties. 1,Ace of Cups (reversed): The seed of a destructive relationship or spiritual collapse. A missed opportunity for joy, contentment, fertility, or enlightenment. Failing to understand the emotional needs of those around you. May represent an unexpected message, a chance meeting, or the start of a friendship or romance.

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1,King of Swords (reversed): The dark essence of air, such as a gray sky: A mature leader of unyielding ethics and absolute authority. An incorruptible judge, whose devotion to the letter of the law cannot be swayed by emotion, mercy, or exigent circumstances. Perfect clarity of thought, excessive use of force, and mastery of language as a tool for deception. One who, like a great tyrant, inspires not love or devotion, but fear, respect, and obedience. 1,Queen of Swords (reversed): The dark essence of air behaving as water, such as a cold rain: A person gifted with both keen logic and natural intuition, giving them uncanny powers of perception and insight. One who easily sees the weakness in any argument, and savages friend and foe alike with biting sarcasm. Dry and vicious wit covering a hollow sense of isolation and dissatisfaction with life. 1,Knight of Swords (reversed): The dark essence of air behaving as fire, such as a tornado: A merciless and skillful warrior, unfettered by emotion or conscience. A nihilist who can refuse not even the most insurmountable of challenges. A person who inspires fear and hate through their domineering nature and the power of their presence. Speaking without tact or tolerance, in a sarcastic manner. May portend the swift initiation or conclusion of conflict, through the calamitous invocation of force. 1,Page of Swords (reversed): The dark essence of air behaving as earth, such as a sandstorm: The approach of an unexpected challenge, met with muddled thought and unjust action. A person filled with a destructive appetite for all matters of mind and logic. Voyeurism, espionage, and misguided witch hunts. The use of clever argument and eloquent speech to mask the truth. 1,Ten of Swords (reversed): The darkness before the dawn. An end to suffering, leading to spiritual transformation. A crushing and seemingly total defeat that hides within it the seeds of final victory. Ultimate knowledge gained through ultimate sacrifice. 1,Nine of Swords (reversed): Mental anguish or ill health endured and overcome. Refusal to be dragged down by the dishonor of others. Attempting to avert a shameful or regrettable act. Faithfulness, patience and unselfishness. May indicate the narrow avoidance of a death or other catastrophic loss. 1,Eight of Swords (reversed): Learning a valuable lesson from the unexpected consequences of prior decisions. Narrowly escaping criticism, censure, and the imposition of external restrictions. Focusing on the crux of a problem and freeing oneself from a difficult situation. Coming to grips with a past failure or humiliation and moving on. 1,Seven of Swords (reversed): Being trapped in a hopeless situation and unable to withdraw. A feat of daring that is too much for you to handle. Being caught in the middle of a desperate act of cunning or outright deception. 1,Six of Swords (reversed): Conceit and intellectual pride. Being stuck in a problem which has no apparent solution. Frustration and anxiety that are left unsettled. Travel and exploration are delayed. 1,Five of Swords (reversed): Refusing to achieve success through personal degradation. Friendship maintained through the abandonment of a dishonorable gain. Slander and infamy avoided. 1,Four of Swords (reversed): Restlessness and mental disharmony. Deserting a struggle in progress. A temporary retreat from stress that turns into a permanent rout. A lack of vigilance that could lead to disaster. 1,Three of Swords (reversed): Unsettling news that helps you to distance yourself from a destructive relationship. Painfully honest communication that needs to take place. Not letting yourself be dragged by your emotions into a negative situation. A trust or confidence betrayed in an attempt to help someone in need. The revelation of a painful truth. 1,Two of Swords (reversed): Indecision due to contradictory characteristics brought together. Tension in the aftermath of a quarrel that has been resolved. Scheming, abuse of trust, and agreements made in bad faith. Allowing the mind to block off the emotions. Self deception as a means of justifying cruel acts. 1,Ace of Swords (reversed): Marriage broken off, for a woman, through her own imprudence. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet)

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1,King of Pentacles (reversed): The dark essence of earth behaving as air, such as a diamond: An unyielding businessman, with a gift for identifying weakness and exploiting it for personal gain. One well informed about material affairs, but ignorant of larger, more pressing issues. A blind devotee of business as usual, unconcerned with the unintended results, and contemptuous of new ideas. A person full of greed and avarice, easily corrupted by luxury or the temptations of the flesh. 1,Queen of Pentacles (reversed): The dark essence of earth behaving as water, such as ice: A cold but generous host, driven by an overwhelming need for to accumulate and maintain opulence. A person so preoccupied with wealth and security that they can never stop to enjoy either. One who reflects the weaknesses of others, breeding suspicion and mistrust. 1,Knight of Pentacles (reversed): A brave man out of employment. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Page of Pentacles (reversed): The dark essence of earth, such as a chasm: Unfavorable news about business, finance, or the physical world. One who delights in all forms of luxury and physical excess, leaving practical matters unattended. Irrationality and failure to recognize obvious facts, coupled with a poor work ethic. Wastefulness, lack of focus, and loss. May portend the loss of a job or promotion. 1,Ten of Pentacles (reversed): Material prosperity and riches squandered through slothfulness, gambling, or family problems. The loss of reputation or inheritance, or the failure to pass an inheritance along to one's children. 1,Nine of Pentacles (reversed): Vain hopes. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Eight of Pentacles (reversed): Undue attention to small details at the expense of the big picture. Losing yourself in your work, to the detriment of your personal and spiritual life. Making the same mistake repeatedly. Refusing to learn new crafts or skills. 1,Seven of Pentacles (reversed): Labors abandoned before completion. Impatience, lack of effort, and the wasting of time. Idle and unprofitable speculation. 1,Six of Pentacles (reversed): Insolence and conceit with material things. Overconfidence, bad investments, and imprudent handing of acquired wealth. Contempt for those less fortunate. Deception and petty disputes driven by greed and envy. 1,Five of Pentacles (reversed): Concern over finance leads to prudent action. Impending physical threat is met with calm and skill. Suffering and loneliness leads to spiritual growth. Stress is met without resorting to excess or the pursuit of oblivion. 1,Four of Pentacles (reversed): Using your power freely for your own enjoyment and the betterment of others. Coming to grips with progress and using your position to help it along. Finding security and identity someplace other than in the possession of material things. Letting go and encouraging others to find their own path. Being magnanimous and generous with your success. 1,Three of Pentacles (reversed): Depends on neighbouring cards. (Old Meaning, haven't got the facade one yet) 1,Two of Pentacles (reversed): Imbalance and disharmony as a result of upheaval and transformation. Taking one step forward for every two steps back. Chaos caused by the shifting importance of projects and priorities. Industrious yet unreliable actions. Furious activity producing negligible results. 1,Ace of Pentacles (reversed): The seed of luxury, debauchery, and physical gratification. The seductions of the material world draw you away from an opportunity for stability and comfort. The need to focus on the practical and understand the dynamics of your environment. May represent a gift, document, inheritance, or physical event.

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1,16. Hope: Refusal to surrender to the inevitable. Unwavering courage in the face of overwhelming odds. The will to create a miracle if one is not forthcoming. An unprecedented turn of good fortune. 1,17. Prudence: Carefully considering the circumstances. Avoiding an unnecessary or premature commitment. Developing a backup or contingency plan. Determining whether the solution is worse than the problem. 1,18. Faith: Acting with certainty and confidence. Unfaltering loyalty and resolve. Diverse efforts brought to a single focus. Remaining true to your beliefs, even in the face of setbacks and crushing opposition. 1,22. Earth: The established order and pattern by which the world is defined. The substance of all things, stable and resolute, resting firmly on the foundations of reality. The basis of all transactions, and hence of all value. The medium of sensual experience. 1,27. Aries: An adventurous pioneer, brimming with courage and enthusiasm. Love of competition and conflict. Confidence in your abilities, limitless energy, and a quick wit. The need to be the best. 1,28. Capricorn: The embodiment of practicality and caution. Maturity and dedication to duty and responsibility. Patience and discipline hiding a reserved sense of humor. 1,29. Sagittarius: Boundless optimism and good humor. Engaging in honest and straightforward communication. Love of philosophy, personal freedom, and intellectual pursuits. 1,35. Gemini: General adaptability and versatility guided by an inquisitive mind. Witty and eloquent conversation filled with youthful vitality. A love of variety and travel.

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1,2. The Grand Duke (reversed): Being confused and led astray from the true path. Spiritual deception. Overzealous and shallow-minded pursuit of the esoteric. Insecurity, conceit and self-destructiveness. The forces of nature unleashed. 1,4. The Eastern Emperor (reversed): Authoritarianism. Inflexible and dogmatic thinking. A calcified old regime. Bad or incompetent advice. Inability to hear a higher or inner voice, or pretending to hear it for personal gain. 1,11. Time (reversed): The great equalizer - the great are brought low and the petty are elevated. Obsession with the passage of time and the immanence of death. Being overwhelmed by the repetition of evil and mediocrity, and withdrawing from the world. Cynicism and nihilism driven by regret over past mistakes. 1,15. The Devil's House (reversed): Unexpected upheaval leading to a positive change in life. Catastrophe survived or narrowly avoided. A new lifestyle and enlightenment. May indicate a broken relationship, divorce, or failure in business or career. 1,16. Hope (reversed): Refusal to withdraw from an untenable position. Prideful stubbornness in the face of certain defeat. Waiting idly for miracles instead of working to create one. A slow and inevitable grind towards failure. 1,20. Fire (reversed): Boundless destructive energy that cannot be restrained. A burst of passion and excitement causing you to scatter your efforts and lose sight of your goals. Wild vacillation, strife, and chaos. 1,21. Water: A limitless depth of emotion to sustain you through any circumstance. A tranquil state of perfect calm and receptivity. The vast wisdom of the collective unconscious. The embrace of unconditional love. The capacity to understand and reflect the needs and desires of the observer. Inner vision. 1,21. Water (reversed): A limitless depth of emotion in which to lose yourself. An idle state of passivity and submission. The dark and unknown terrors of the collective unconscious. The embrace of suffocating unconditional love. The inability to project an identity different from that of the observer. Withdrawal from the external world. 1,24. Libra (reversed): Prejudice and snobbery towards the less sophisticated. Gullibility and lack of practical knowledge. Inability to make a decision and stick by it. Ivory tower idealism divorced from reality. 1,25. Virgo, when reversed: Being crippled by shyness, timidity, and conservatism. Letting your mind get in the way of your heart. Obsessive perfectionism that interferes with the completion of tasks or the enjoyment of life. A fussy worrier, overcritical of others. 1,26. Scorpio (reversed): An obsessive and obstinate spirit, full of jealousy and resentment. Tactlessness and rudeness in conversation. Inability to see the nuances and complexities of situations, driven by a desire to cast the world in black and white. Secrecy and veiled hatred. 1,27. Aries (reversed): Foolhardy actions taken as a result of overconfidence and impatience. Obsession with conflict for the sake of conflict. A hot temper fueled by selfishness. Stooping to any level to win. 1,28. Capricorn (reversed): Inaction resulting from pessimism and undue caution. A miserly and petty approach to the accumulation of material wealth. Lack of self-esteem. 1,29. Sagittarius (reversed): Blind optimism and carelessness. Inability to set a goal and follow it. General irresponsibility and lack of attention paid to anything beyond the superficial. Tactless and abrasive communication. 1,30. Cancer (reversed): Moodiness and passive aggression, easily triggered by obsessive territoriality. Behaving in an overemotional and clingy fashion. Inability to let go of people and things. 1,32. Aquarius (reversed): An intractable and contrary eccentric, driven by destructive perversity. Detachment and lack of sympathy. Contempt for the emotional needs of others. 1,33. Leo (reversed): Demanding to be the center of attention. Interfering in matters outside of your responsibility. Being dogmatic and intolerant of others. Coming across as pompous and patronizing. 1,34. Taurus (reversed): Stubbornness and inflexibility in all matters. Greed and obsession with material things. Being jealous, possessive, and resentful. 1,40. Time: The great equalizer - the mighty are brought low and the meek are elevated. The transience of lesser concerns brings about the healing of old wounds and the achievement of great wisdom. The perspective of eternity, and the revelation of profound and immutable truth.

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