Need quick (yet deep) insight into a particular Tarot card? Today’s Tarot Messages will give you a sense of the flavor and meaning of the card, plus a message that you can carry with you for your day. This is just a brief snapshot of the card, but it will give you valuable info and prompts for further study and contemplation. Something to add? Feel free to comment below!
Major Arcana: Number Nine (IX)
Correspondences: Virgo, Earth
Keywords: Wisdom, solitude, withdrawal, looking inward, searching, scholar/researcher/writer, mentor/teacher (being one or finding one), sharing your inner wisdom with those who need it, finding your truth
Today’s Tarot Message: It’s natural to feel introspective at pivotal times…today, you may feel the urge to withdraw, spend some time on your own, and reflect. If you are struggling to find the answer to an issue that’s been on your mind, look for it within. You may find yourself in the role of mentor or teacher today; share your own wisdom and experience to help others find their answers as well.
Symbols in the card:
Snowy mountain top: withdrawal, isolation, spiritual quest, lofty ideals
Grey robe: slow moving, solid, almost invisible, cloaking
Staff: can rely on own power and strength for support
Old, bearded man: wisdom, experience
Lantern: shining wisdom out to the world, a beacon or guide
Six-pointed star: guidance, hope
Questions to ask yourself:
When does it serve me well to be a Hermit, and when do I thrive in a group?
What inner wisdom do I seek?
Where can I go to find solitude in my daily life?
What wisdom am I getting ready to share with the world?