Tarot Meanings of the Major Arcana

The Empress Card

How does The Empress look?

A mature woman is seated amongst the abundance of the earth, crops, fruits, and water. She wears a crown of stars, and holds a wand. The symbol of Venus is at her side.

What meanings are associated with The Empress?

Meaning: The earthly counterpart of the High Priestess. Earth mother, Maternal power, wealth in the sense of needs being met.


Interpretation for Immediate Situation:

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

You feel comfortable in your role as a provider at the moment - caring for those you love and being able to offer what they need gives you great satisfaction. You realise what really matters - what doesn't is immaterial to you.

Hopes and/or Fears surrounding Immediate Situation:

You feel deprived of something at the moment, and believe that this is holding you back from achieving what you want to do. Yet, this may not be the case - reconsider your reasoning.

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