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Everyday Earth
When you think of "Earth" what comes to mind? Perhaps you feel the stable element of solidity and grounding. Or maybe you see Earth as the third planet from the Sun. Or for you, is Earth the rich brown soil in your own backyard? Earth is all these...
The Elements >> Earth
Elemental Associations
The earliest of Greek natural philosophers, Thales, in considering which was the most basic element in the cosmos, from which the cosmos was made, supposed that the cosmos was made of Water. Later, Heraclitus decided that the most basic element in the cosmos...
Magick >> The Elements
I am Pagan
I am Pagan. I am a part of the whole of Nature. The Rocks, the Animals, the Plants, the Elements, and Stars are my relatives. Other humans are my sisters and brothers, whatever their races, colors, genders, sexual orientations, ages, nationalities, religions,...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
The next Sephirah is Tiphareth. It is represented by the Sixes, Wands:Victory, Cups:Joy, Swords:Earned Success, Pentacles:Material Success. The sixth path is called the Mediating Intelligence and serves to equilibriate the lower six Sephiroth leading down...
Magick >> Qabalah
The Meaning of the Tarot Suit of Disks
The tarot suit of disks is also known as the suit of pentacles, coins, or diamonds, depending on the deck. Disks represent the element earth and are often depicted as money, crafts ir fruit (i.e. the fruits of your labor). Disks indicate a concern with money,...
Tarot Cards >> The Minor Arcana
A Tarot Quiz
The Quiz How many cards are in a standard Tarot deck? How many cards are in the Major Arcana? Name the 4 suits in a standard Tarot deck and what elements they correspond with. Which card is said to journey through the Tarot? What is the Tarot's connection to...
Divination >> Tarot Cards
How The Major Arcana and The Tibetan Book of The Dead can work together
There are some striking complements to the Major Arcana of the Tarot and the Tibetan Book of the Dead. They are a nice enhancement to the meanings of these powerful cards. I claim no expertise on Buddhism but I found the resonance and compatibility to Tarot...
Religions >> Buddhism

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Fool's Journey: A Tarot Reading for Restlessness
The restlessness you mention is all over these cards, the first two with their images of movement: the strident Page of Wands and the more melancholic Five of Pentacles. Then the Nine of Cups, where a figure stands astride a flowing river.
Weekly Tarotscopes for March 7-13
The Maiden of Pentacles is a symbol of fresh energy, new ideas and an inspired heart. What is making you excited right now, Virgo? Explore that idea, and give it attention this week.
Fool's Journey: Finding the Magic in the Suit of Pentacles
Pentacles feel a bit like the underdog of the tarot. They're usually the last suit in a newly-unshuffled deck, the last chapter in the book, somehow the least special-feeling suit.
Community Calendar March 6
Hosted by Pentacles of Pride International and Conway Pagan Pride Day. Free and open to the public. • First and Third Saturday — Conway Pagan Pride Day planning committee, 3:30 p.
Wiccans seek to preserve nature, promote equality
The Wiccan church's most visible success was a 2007 victory against the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to allow pentacles, the Wiccan equivalent of the Christian cross or the Jewish Star of David, to be carved on the headstones of military veterans.

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