Tarot Advice – Guidance in Every Card: The Hanged Man

by Theresa Reed on September 2, 2016

Tarot Advice - Guidance in Every Card

Tarot isn’t just for divination – it can also be a wonderful tool for guidance.  In this series, we’ll explore the advice options for every card.

With a Tarot deck by your side, you can make clear decisions, deal with challenges confidently, and find alternate routes when necessary.  The result? The best possible guidance for the future you want. 

Join me every Friday for a new installment – and get ready to add some helpful advice + loving support to your Tarot readings.

Tarot Advice - Guidance in Every Card - The Hanged Man

 

This week: The Hanged Man

The Hanged Man advises to wait.  Put your feet up and chill. Let go and allow the Universe to sort things out.

Because this card can also symbolize sacrifice, it may be advising you to do just that: make a sacrifice. Take one for the team.

Surrender to the situation.  Stop struggling.  Give up and trust that things will work out as need be.

Depending on the context of the question, this card can also say: hang in there.  Just a little bit longer….

One of my favorite interpretations involves yoga!  In yoga, it is believed that inversions shake things up and give you a new perspective.  This card can be advising just that: take a different look at the situation.  If you don’t like the way it looks, look at it differently.

The Hanged Man can represent a test of faith – if you feel as if your faith is indeed being tested, this card says: have faith!

Hanged Man reversed:

Let go. As I often say: no one gets spiritual by hanging on to a situation or a person – or even an idea.  Sometimes we need to let go.

This card can also be suggesting learning to land on your own two feet.  Have faith in YOURSELF.

Instead of being still, the Hanged Man advises to take action.  The time to wait is over – now it’s time to move!

If you’ve been making too many sacrifices, stop. You don’t have to be a martyr or a saint.  It’s okay to put your needs first.

Questions to ponder:

How does patience show up in your life? When have you made a worthy sacrifice? What might your life look – or feel – like if you operated with blind faith? Where do you need to let go?

Blessings,

Theresa

© Theresa Reed | The Tarot Lady 2016

Explore the whole series here: Tarot Advice – Guidance in Every Card.

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