Tarot Meanings of the Major Arcana

The Emperor Card

How does The Emperor look?

A mature man is seated on a throne. He is crowned and holds a staff of office. He is wearing armour.

What meanings are associated with The Emperor?

Meaning: Masculine power. The astrological Jupiter. Wise stewardship. Ruler. Leader.


Interpretation for Immediate Situation:

When The Emperor appears in the Tarot Celtic Cross's Immediate Situation position, it may be interpreted as follows:

The emporer card represents a male in your life. Be this somebody who cares for you, or someone that you care for, accept their help understand that they are doing their best for you. Be strong and responsible in your own actions, and don't be afraid to take control over situations and be a leader.

Hopes and/or Fears surrounding Immediate Situation:

Your current conflict is against someone or something in your life that you feel represses your ambitions and what you want in life. Yet, what holds you back may also be acting in your own interests. Act to achieve what you want, but make sure that what you want is right for you.

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