Tarot > The Empress
abundance, fertility and motherhood, emotional support, security, joy, and
prosperity makes this a favorite card in the Tarot deck.
The Empress is a card that signifies reassurance and love reflecting the
maternal aspects of the card. When she appears in your reading, The
Empress may signify your desire to be a mother or the possibility of you
being one (if you’re female!), or the desire for the kind of love a mother
gives and receives.
She is a good omen if you are considering starting a family or having more
children. She can also signify the need to focus on your role as a mother
or your relationship with your own mother or mother figure.
We all like to be loved and cared for and The Empress signifies the
comforting feeling and reward one receives for loving and caring for those
that are dear to you. As an outcome, she is a sign that abundance and
well-being is on its way and that everything will turn out alright for
Wherever she appears in a reading, think of the kindly encouragement or
loving support a mother gives to her child, and know that someone in your
life is there for you. This may not always be your mother; it could be
another female relative, friend or even associate who will show her love
and compassion when you most need it.
The Empress also represents creativity and art, so when she appears in a
reading she can also be a good omen for you to encourage any creative or
artistic talents you have as this may lead to future material and
She is the smiling face of encouragement and the warm embrace of comfort,
so whatever you may be considering when The Empress appears, take it that
you will receive the support and help you require.
If The Empress appears in a reading surrounded by negative cards, it may
be that a female in your life is behaving in an overbearing manner and it
is important that you do not allow her to bully you.
The Empress is multi-dimensional. She can represent your desires and needs
as a woman, she can represent other women in your life or she can simply
represent birth and creativity. So when the card appears in a reading,
take the surrounding cards into account and also try to understand it in
relation to the particular question you have asked.
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