Aries = The Emperor

We are now in the sun sign of Aries (March 21 – April 20).  Aries is represented by the Emperor in the tarot (Major Arcana, #4)*, and it is the sign that begins the Western astrological wheel. The Emperor is represented by the father and thus represents a sense of discipline…

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Capricorn = Materialism (aka The Devil)

We are now in the sun sign of Capricorn (December 23 – January 19).  This sign is represented by The Devil in the Tarot (Major Arcana, #15)*. The Devil is often called “Materialism” in modern tarot decks.  The card means obsession, enslavement and overindulgence. I find the card fits into the time…

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Sagittarius = Temperance, Art, and Fusion

We are now in the sun sign of Sagittarius (November 23 – December 22).  Sagittarius is represented by Temperance in the tarot (Major Arcana, #14)*. Temperance is often called “Art” in modern tarot decks.  The card means moderation and bringing elements together.  I like to explain Temperance like this: “You have an…

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Scorpio = Death & Transition

We are in the sun sign of Scorpio (October 23 – November 22).  Scorpio is represented by the Death card in the Tarot (Major Arcana, #13)*. Many people, unfamiliar with the deck, truly fear this card (along with the Devil and Tower). When this card shows up in a reading, I gently explain that Death is…

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