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The Magician Card and its Meanings in a Tarot Reading

The Magician card is number one in the Major Arcana Cards and it is associated with the planet Mercury.

It is a symbol of the link between the earth and sky, channeling the power of the Universe into the earth.

He is tightly related to all four suits of the Tarot and it symbolizes the appropriate use of mind, heart, body and soul.

The appearance of this card in a reading indicates that you now have the energy and creativity to begin a new stage in your life.

You are maximizing your potential and you achieve what may seem as magical results.

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magician-tarotWhat Does it Mean When The Magician Card is in Upright Position?

The appearance of The Magician in your reading is a very good and powerful sign that we all have the power to make a difference.

When The Magician comes in your reading in an Upright position, it is a signal to act now because you understand perfectly what you want and how to achieve it.

You feel energized, vigorous and creative and you have a strong focus on your goals.

The presence of The Magician urges you to act now, while your power and confidence are at an all times high.

The Magician is all about making the best use of one’s emotional and spiritual power.

Work and The Magician

If you are working in a field where creativity is needed, the appearance of this card tells you that your suggestions and work will be highly appreciated.

This will have a big impact on your career and it can really support you in getting that promotion.

If you are unemployed, the presence of The Magician may very well indicate a new job opportunity is within sight.

The Magician and Love Meanings

When this card appears in your reading, get ready for a change. Your current relationship will evolve into a more deep and fulfilling one.

If you are single, this is an excellent time to go out and meet new people. You may find your new partner pretty soon.

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Health and The Magician

This card is all about strength. If you are ill, expect to get well soon. The Magician is here.

The Magician and Finances

The Magician shows that you are doing a great job at putting together all your skills and tools available to achieve what you want.

That means that your Finances should be on the rise, even if you don’t see it now.

Maybe you will be promoted or find a second job. Whatever the case, you will be presented with opportunities to make more money.

The Magician Reversed

Reversed, The Magician tells of one’s skills used for manipulation and deception.

Also, it indicates that your plans aren’t going as they should.

There seems to be confusion and lack of a clear plan. You were not prepared for any setbacks or complications, so now you have a hard time accomplishing your goals.

The Magician in a reversed position indicates a lack of willpower and self-discipline. That could lead to cheating and lies.

Double check everything before launching into a new venture.

The appearance of this card in a reversed position can also suggest that you need to turn into yourself and see what skills or talents you are not using at full potential.

You need to allow yourself the opportunity to explore and cultivate your skills.

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Combinations of The Magician with other Tarot Cards

  • When The Magician and The Sun come together in a reading, this indicates a great energy being put behind the achievement of a big goal.
  • The Fool complements The Magician in a great way. Your talents really get you ahead on your plans and your friends are developing great confidence in you and in your ideas.
  • The combination of The Magician and Three of Wands is very favorable. All your ventures will be highly successful!

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