Destiny Number 6

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Numerology Destiny Number 6

In a person’s Numerology chart, there are five key numbers that provide a complete picture of your personality, secret desires, hidden aptitudes and general life path.

Of these, the destiny number is the key that provides you with the best picture of the direction that your life will take in the future.

Grasping the meaning of your destiny number can help you gain a greater sense of meaning and purpose in life.

Your destiny number, also called your life path number, can provide you with a general map or outline of the course that your life is taking.

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Understanding your life path number will provide you with a clear vision of the future as pertains to the circumstances of your life and help you fulfill your personal potential.

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Calculating Your Destiny Number

Numerology experts calculate the destiny number by taking the sum of the individual digits in your birth date. If you were born on January 2, 1984 you would add the digits like this:

1 + 2 + 1 + 9 + 8 + 4 = 24

2 + 4 = 6

When the sum of the digits in your birth date results in a two digit number, you reduce that number to a single digit or root number, unless you end up with a master number like 11, 22 or 33.

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Numerological Meaning of Destiny Number 6

The number 6 itself is regarded as a perfect number as it is the sum of all of its divisors. As a perfect number, 6 is associated with harmony and balance.

The number 6 is all about responsibility, security and living a harmonious life within the home.

Those who resonate with a 6 vibration are usually homebodies who are more focused on relationships with family and friends than material gain.

People with a life path number of 6 do enjoy the finer things of life when they can, but their devotion to their partners and families means that they are not likely to sacrifice time with their family for career success.

In terms of Astrology and the zodiac, destiny number 6 is associated with the practical minded sign of Virgo and the planet Venus, named for the goddess of love.

Virgo is a sign with deep connections to service. Unlike ones and fours, whose lives revolve around their professional endeavors, those with a destiny number of 6 focus on responsibility in the broadest sense.

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Career Path for Destiny Number 6

There are two aspects of destiny that must be taken into account, the life path and the goal of that path.

In terms of destiny number 6, the life path is generally centered around the home life and family, and the goal is creating and harmonious and nurturing environment that will benefit everyone.

Destiny number 6 is the most nurturing of all of the root numbers.

The energy of 6 is involved with creating a harmonious environment, healing sickness and injuries both physical and psychological and also nurturing children.

Most sixes are involved in service professions in the fields of counseling, medicine and caregiving.

While a 6 energy may manifest itself as homemaking, this energy could express itself as a job as a care giver for children, the elderly or for people with disabilities.

In the world of business, sixes are apt to be involved with sales of various kinds, usually running businesses out of their homes.

Sixes make good sales people because are reliable and trustworthy and make a positive impression on others.

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Romantic Life of People With a 6 Energy

The Major Arcana Tarot card that is associated with destiny number 6 is The Lovers. This card is about the need to make an irreversible decision, like Adam and Eve eating the apple in the Garden of Eden.

This characterizes the way that sixes choose their mates.

The energy of life path number 6 is harmonious, balanced and nurturing, which means that someone on this life path will not be interested in transient affairs.

Instead, they are looking for committed relationships and want to establish a family.

Romantically, sixes are attractive, kind and nurturing enough to appeal to people bearing every other life path number.

However, they need to be careful and discerning. Sixes have tendency to be overly trusting and may be taken advantage of.

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Symbolic Meaning and Life Purpose of Destiny Number 6

The number 6 is perfectly balanced and harmonious, made up of two triads or two groups of 3.

This energy allows people with a destiny number of 6 to create harmonious and nurturing environments at home and in the workplace.

While destiny number 6 is associated with the dependable and practical sign of Virgo, the Tarot card The Lovers is associated with the astrological sign of Gemini, which means that someone with a 6 energy may also have a creative side that must find expression.

Unlike the unbridled creativity of a number 3, sixes are more balanced, responsible and reliable.

This means that they are likely to use their creativity in home decoration and interior design.

A surprising aspect of destiny number 6 is the fact that it has important karmic lessons to teach us.

When you are on this life path, it could indicate that in a former life you were neglectful of your marriage or family responsibilities.

Before you can move on spiritually, it is necessary that you learn how to be a reliable and nurturing partner and parent.


Another way that destiny number 6 expresses itself as a karmic lesson is when a person with this vibration is unable to find a suitable life partner or mate to settle down with.

The lesson here is to learn to value yourself. You are creative, unique and intelligent and deserve to put some of that nurturing energy into caring for your own needs and desires.

If you want to uncover what has been encoded in your destiny when you were born, there’s a free, personalized numerology report you can grab here.

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