The World

Number – 21 Element – Earth Planet/sign – Saturn The XXIst card in the Major Arcana series is titled The World. In the image we see dancing figure, rejoicing in the completion of the journey and celebrating not only this completion but also the new beginnings it promises. She is surrounded by a thick, green wreath, symbolic of success, victory, achievement and accomplishment, and tied with … Continue reading The World

Judgment

Number – 20 Element – Fire Planet/sign – Pluto The Judgement card shows a naked man, woman and child rising up from their graves, arms outspread and responding to the trumpet call of the archangel, Gabriel, who hovers high above them. In the background, among other people, there are huge mountains, or even tidal waves, which signify insurmountable obstacles and the impossibility of avoiding judgment. … Continue reading Judgment

The Moon

Number – 18 Element – Water Planet/sign – Jupiter and Neptune/ Pisces. The Moon is the XVIIIth card in the Major Arcana Series following the star. Here, we see a waxing moon. embedded in the sun. It resembles a face, deep in thought. They are between two pillars. On the ground, we see a dog and a wolf, barking. From the near waterbody, a crayfish … Continue reading The Moon

The Devil

Number – 15 Element – Earth Planet/sign – Capricorn Numbered XV in the Major Arcana, The devil card follows Temperance in the series. Here we see the card of the Devil portrayed as a Satyr, a creature that is half man and half goat. He has the wings of a vampire bat, Above him is an inverted pentagram, signifying the darker side of magic and occultism. At the … Continue reading The Devil

Death

Number – 13 Element – Water Planet/sign – Scorpio The XIIIth card in the major arcana series, the Death card is a symbol of transformation. In the image, we see a skeleton, armored, bearing a flag, riding a white steed. Besides the horse, we see a dead king, an ill woman, and a praying child. A priest/bishop stands before the horse. In the background, we … Continue reading Death