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Eight of Pentacles

8-of-pentaclesEight of Pentacles Tarot Card Meaning

The 8 of Pentacles is sometimes known as the Eight of Coins. The card depicts a man that is in the process of working. The work is almost completed. We can see that by the 6 pentacles that are placed up on the tree. One pentacle is on the floor and is ready for the work to be carried out on it.

The man on the Eight of Pentacles is in the process of working on another coin. This is important because it represents work in progress. The 8 of Coins is wearing an apron with his tools inside. The hammer and nails is also symbolic of the resources that are available to him to carry out the work.

Meaning of the Eight of Pentacles

In numerology the Eight of Pentacles represents abundance and infinity. It denotes the ongoing cycle of sowing and harvesting. This means, we will be rewarded for the efforts that we put in.

Drawing the Eight of Pentacles in a Tarot reading represents work, money and making steady progress.

Perhaps you have started on a course recently, or a new business? If that is the case, this card could be urging you not to focus on the goal too much because the path can appear too far ahead. Take each step at a time.

Drawing this card could indicate that you are going through a period of developing your skills and undergoing training. This may seem a daunting task at first, but stick with it and the rewards will be worth it!

If you are thinking of purchasing a property or financing a project, you will build up a savings fund for this. It could also symbolise renovating a property.

The essence of the 8 of Coins is really about working towards something. You can also apply this card to working towards self-improvement. This could be through skilling up, training and learning something new.

If you are in a relationship, the 8 of Pentacles could represent working on a relationship to improve it.

Seven of Pentacles

7-of-pentaclesSeven of Pentacles Tarot

The 7 of Pentacles, or the Seven of Coins, shows a man gazing at the harvest. The crop is from the hard work that he has put into his harvest.

But, for all that effort, he doesn’t appear to be that happy. Or, perhaps he is contemplating his work and taking a moment to appreciate his crop?



Six of Pentacles

6-of-pentaclesSix of Pentacles Tarot Card

The Six of Pentacles is sometimes known as the 6 of Coins. The card shows a man with scales. The 6 of Pentacles is giving money to two people. But before giving the coins he is using the scales to ensure that the money is given equally.

The scales in the 6 of Pentacles also connect to the Justice card in the Major Arcana. It represents balance, justice and fairness.

We see on the card that he is wearing a beret and a red cloak. These are regal attire and represent his wealthy status.

The two beggars who are the beneficiaries of the charitable act appear to be grateful and accepting of the generous act. This is important because it represents gratitude and humbleness.

What does the 6 of Pentacles mean?

The Six of Pentacles encompasses the principle of Wiccan Law of Threefold Return. This means that whatever good deeds that we have done, we will get back in return and more than we imagined.

If you have been generous in your past through acts of kindness, by being generous with your time or money to other people, this will be given back to you. You could now be experiencing the results of your past deeds and it is a beneficial time for you. The 6 of Pentacles is a card that indicates the process of giving and receiving benefits.

If this does not resonate with you at present, the Six of Pentacles could mean that you will find yourself involved in a philanthropist project. Do you volunteer, or perhaps you are thinking about volunteering?

It could also indicate that you will be given a gift from someone. This could be through a will or as an act of kindness, either way accept the gift as it will have been given to you as a result of your positive past actions.

Drawing the Six of Pentacles could mean that if you have been going through a divorce, your assets will be divided fairly. Due to the cards connection to the Justice card, if you have been in a legal battle or financial dispute, the decision will be made fairly.

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