The World Tarot Card Meanings

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The World Tarot Card Meanings

About The World Tarot Card

Upright The World

The World card symbolizes universal wisdom and life force that sustains all worlds. Typically depicted as a female figure, this image draws from Hebrew, Gnostic, and Alchemical traditions, representing the cosmic mother of souls, the divine consort, and a protector from karmic consequences due to human actions.

The World card is an invitation to embrace our role as cosmic citizens, recognizing the soul’s potential for immortality and creative freedom without the need for physical death. This card, like the Sun, is generally seen as having no negative connotations, embodying the ultimate realization and freedom that comes from truly understanding oneself.

Reversed The World

Uniquely, The World is one of the two tarot cards that doesn’t have a reversed meaning. However, its appearance in this position might suggest a need for a slower pace or more introspection as events unfold.

It’s a time to trust and find comfort in the nurturing energies of the Great Mother Goddess, allowing the natural course of events to take place without undue stress or worry.

The World in the Advice Position

In the advice position, The World card might be giving you the green light to follow your desires, aligning closely with the divine will. Even mistakes made along this path are likely to contribute to the greater good. The key is to stay active and move forward with spontaneity.

This card encourages you to express yourself freely without seeking approval or consensus from others. The focus should be on divine intention rather than human validation. However, it’s important to remain humble and not let ego overshadow your role in the larger scheme of things.”