The High Priestess Tarot Card Meaning

The High Priestess is the guardian of the unconscious. He sits in front of the thin veil of indeterminacy, the only thing that separates us as humans from our inner world. Hidden within you is the secret of all things and silently conveys to us the message: "Stay there and know that I am God."


The High Priestess is the gentle female element to balance the masculinity of The Magician. The archetype for the feminine element in the tarot is divided equally between The High Priestess and The Empress. The High Priestess is an unpredictable mysterious element that women often show, especially in societies that focus on materialism and fine customs. Meanwhile, The Empress card symbolizes the absolute role of women in society.


In a reading, The High Priestess challenges you to dig deeper, look for things beyond and beyond what the current evidence offers, to discern what's just the surface to find what's going on. covered or even covered in mist. He also asks you to rethink your unlimited potential and remember the limitless possibilities within you. The High Priestess can symbolize a silence that requires waiting and accepting everything. To achieve a goal does not necessarily require action. Sometimes silence is just what it takes for things to flourish when the time comes.


In Action

Passive state

  • Withdraw, no longer relevant

  • Let things happen without getting involved

  • Vulnerable to impact

  • Become calm

  • Become passive

  • Waiting patiently

Coming to the unconscious state

  • Use intuition

  • Seek guidance from within

  • Believe in the inside

  • Embrace dreams and imaginations

  • Awareness of larger realities

See the potential
  • Understand the possibilities

  • Accept what can happen

  • Find hidden talents

  • Allow evolution/development

  • Let existing things bloom

Judging/Feeling the Mystery
  • Seeing things behind existing facts/beyond current evidence

  • Reaching the forbidden zone

  • Open to the unknown

  • Find secrets and hidden things

  • Looking for hidden things

  • Accept the existence of Darkness

Some Opposite Cards
  • Magician – conscious action, reason, what is known and based on the obvious truth

  • 2 of Wands – reckless action

  • 7 of Wands – being rude

  • 8 of Wands – make plans come true

Some Support Cards

  • Hermit – look within, retreat, seek guidance

  • Hanged Man – operation delayed, waiting

  • 4 of Swords – contemplation, anticipation


The High Priestess' Upright Meaning

Introduction: The High Priestess is a Spirit-oriented card – often with lust-based implications. Chances are the questioner is in a stage where he or she is attracted to the other person's appearance. The High Priestess is associated with the moon, femininity, and inspiration.

Overview: This is the time to rely on your intuition and understanding from within, rather than from perception or intellect. Focus on dreams. The most likely merger is now. When The High Priestess appears in a male questioner's reading, it is likely that he is very much in love with a woman that he can hardly have.

Work: Possibly a pleasant surprise will soon come to you at work. There could also be a new job opportunity. You may also find new systems or processes that make your life less stressful and simpler. Stay away from gossip at work, don't get caught up in it.

Love: This can be a magical and mysterious time for love. If you're dating someone, she's probably the one who's far away from you and hard to reach. Trust your instincts. If you're a girl, it's possible that someone is constantly gesturing and wanting to come over to you. Make your decisions wisely – this holds a lot of promise!

Finances: Someone is not being completely honest with you about your financial situation. You are missing information. Dig deep and investigate things for yourself. Make sure when doing financial transactions, only provide the necessary information and nothing else but the necessary information.

Health: There are many things about your health that you do not know. If you feel like something is wrong with your body, believe it and take care of yourself. You will need to see many doctors to know the current situation. If there's any exercise or therapy that makes you feel uncomfortable, don't do it. Listen to your body. Make sure you're providing your body with the right nutrients and exercising regularly.

Spirituality: Messages can come to you from anywhere. See the world of Spirit in a way that you have never done before. Talk to people whose experiences and beliefs are different from yours. Get out of your comfort zone and it will make you feel like you're getting a lot.


The High Priestess Reverse Meaning



Introduction: In general, even with the opposite meaning, The High Priestess is still a card that favors Spirit - often with lustful implications. When reversed, maybe in some form, the energies of power, charisma, and intuition that The High Priestess brings will be more difficult to grasp. But the energy is still there, seek it out, feel it and let it guide you.

Overview: You may have a hard time listening to what your intuition is saying. In that case, it's a clear sign that you need to slow down, take time for reflection, meditate, and be alone and reflect. Look for other approaches, like journaling or yoga. What you are looking for is still there, believe in yourself and listen.

Work: When The High Priestess appears, you are most likely feeling confused and confused with what is going on at work. If so, don't hesitate to seek clarity from your boss and colleagues to see what's going on. On the other hand, if your intuition tells you to be a little humble, then do so, and then things will gradually become clear.

Love: Even with reversed cards, someone may find you more attractive than usual. Do not ignore, if you are looking for love! On the other hand, with The High Priestess in reverse, you may find it difficult to answer the question of where love and romance come from in the end. If you're not sure, ask, don't jump to conclusions.

Finance: Someone is cheating on you in this regard. Be careful when this reversed card appears. Do not hesitate to find out information, and ask for advice when you have deals to consider. When The High Priestess is reversed, things are definitely not what they seem on the surface.

Health: When The High Priestess comes up with a health question, you are lacking information and should question the diagnoses/results you currently have. If you're on treatment, it's a good idea to have a follow-up visit to ensure the accuracy of the initial diagnosis. If you are not feeling well, trust your intuition and seek other support until it is safe. Take care of your health with nutrition and exercise.

Spirit: The High Priestess is reversed, you may have missed the message that the Spirit world brings (both awake and asleep). Think of recent unusual events, or even a dream that left a strong impression and vivid feeling in you. What are they trying to tell you? Take time to meditate to find the message.







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