TAROTSCOPES for Joy 8/17/20-8/22/20
Tarotscopes are weekly insights inspired by oracle cards and the Zodiac.
This week's insights were centered around JOY!
The questions answered are based on your birth, your Sun Sign, and not necessarily the location of the stars on a given day. For this week we asked for wisdom from the Art Nouveau Tarot Deck and sought specifically to answer the question:
How can each sun sign orient towards Joy & Happiness in the week ahead?
Some of the cards this week were reminders that the key to finding joy is already available in our lives, homes, and careers. Other cards revealed possible pitfalls, that if given too much energy could drain joy away. Every card had a meaningful message for each sun sign. It would seem the wake-up and shake-up energy from the Uranus retrograde, which began last Saturday, is influencing the way Joy is going to show up this week. For all signs, paying attention to big shifts could be the key.
As the sun is in Leo this week we began the readings there. Find the Full Broadcast on my Twitch Channel or scroll down to find the insight for your specific Sun sign. If you are unfamiliar with your Sun sign it is based on your birthday, and the rough dates for each sign is listed below. Or find your whole chart on amazing sites like astro.com
I draw these cards in hopes of sparking your own reflection with your inner landscape, each draw an opportunity for the spark of Aha! Find your sign and see what bubbles up for you in the upcoming week based on the wisdom of the Tarot.
Leo Sun - 7/22-8/22
Card for Joy: Death
"This card represents adversity to life, change, transformation, end."
Fiery Leo, sometimes change is a good thing. What in your life is shapeshifting into something new and shining. Without death and the joy of endings nothing new could come into being. Take stock of the transitions in your life this week, dear Leo, and let the transformation bring radiant happiness into your heart.
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Virgo Sun - 8/22-9/22
Card for Joy: Three of Pentacles
"The image of the sitting woman reminds of famous and powerful persons willing to give their support."
Turn to your attentions inward dear Virgo. What about you is powerful and remarkable? How can you impact the world with your amazing gifts? The answers to these questions are the pathway towards Joy for you this week Virgo. If there is a cause you have been meaning to join, now would be a good time to bring your intelligence and support to the table, and through this purpose experience fresh happiness.
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Libra Sun - 9/22-10/22
Card for Joy: Temperance reversed
"This card represents harmony, serenity, recovery, moderation, and spirit of adaptability."
Dear Libra it is your habit and instinct to Balance all aspects of your life, however this week Joy is found in focusing your efforts on one beautiful task or idea. Don't spread yourself thin across many opportunities, and instead sink deeply into one thing that truly sparks Joy in your heart. Who knows what beauty will grow from this week's focused dive?
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Scorpio Sun - 10/22-11/22
Card for Joy: The Tower
"This card represents arrogance, haughtiness, pride, catastrophe, and radical new perspectives."
Passionate Scorpio, you may be feeling unruly Uranus' influence more than most this week, with possible radical changes or shocking shifts in knowledge leading to uncomfortable growth. Do not despair Scorpio, sometimes things get worse before they get better, and the darkness makes the light all the more sweeter. Roll with punches and find Joy where you can this week, as revelations appear.
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Sagittarius Sun - 11/22-12/22
Card for Joy: Queen of Chalices
"This image represents the faithful wife or fiancé, symbol of romanticism and sensuality."
Ooh Sagittarius! I am excited for the sensual encounter that await you in the week ahead. Indulge in the pleasures of your own body, connect with a loved one, or if you are feeling particularly decadent take yourself out on a date. If you have never taken your sweet self out for an evening on the town, or a candlelit night in, then buckle up for a new realm of pleasure. Find your joy in romantic sensuality this week dear Sagittarius.
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Capricorn Sun - 12/22-01/22
Card for Joy: Knight of Chalices reversed
"This card represents a young lover, but also an intimate friend, a person with whom it is possible to share entertainment and amusement."
Dear Capricorn, the cards this week honor your Saturn-ruled nature. At times you can be criticized for being overly serious and humorless, however this driven aspect of your personality is a road towards Joy this week. Turn inward and celebrate who you are. No need to try and be something you are not.
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Aquarius Sun - 01/22-02/22
Card for Joy: The Queen of Pentacles & Ace of Chalices
" This woman is the symbol of charity, of generosity moderated by prudence, but also economical certainty and of consequent freedom." and "The maid in the moonlight is the symbol of romanticism, of sentimental satisfaction, happiness and positive change"
Wonderful tidings from the cards this week for you Aquarius. The Queen of Pentacles reminds you that the resources for Joy are already available to you, and the Ace of Chalices insists that Joy will simply flow. Notice where in your life you feel full and cared for and abundant, settling into the comfort this cozy satisfaction. Enjoy all that life has to offer this week sweet Aquarius!
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Pisces Sun - 02/22-03/22
Card for Joy: The Sun
"This card represents happiness, friendship, sincerity, love, success, harmony and glory"
The Sun shines brightly upon you this week Pisces, bringing an easy flow of Joy into your life this week. Turn to your friendships to grow and cultivate your Happiness, or simply venture outside. Feeling the Sun on your face, letting the rays of warming energy melt away any stress and tension is the perfect way to find your bliss.
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Aries Sun - 03/22-04/22
Card for Joy: Knaves of Wands reversed
"The young messenger brings news of future collaborations and of the birth of new ideas."
The cards this week invite you, Energetic Aries, to step outside your comfort zone and rest. It is your instinct to be full speed ahead, constantly generating and activating those around you. However, this week your Joy can be found in the opposite energy. Go back and read a classic book, or listen to the wise voices of those who came before. There is no need to reinvent the wheel. Allow others to spark your creative thoughts this week Aries, and who knows what Joyful beginning could catch from this?
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Taurus Sun - 04/22-05/22
Card for Joy: Knave of Pentacles
"The absorbed man is the symbol of study and of reflection on different opportunities, on new business relationships."
Dear Taurus, your card this week was determined to appear and share this message of Joy in the reading. The Knave of Pentacles invites you to indulge yourself in the fantasies of your dream job? If you could have any career what would you choose? Let your thoughts wander through all possibilities and enjoy. If you are already lucky enough to be living your dream, allow yourself to savor the work, allowing the stability of good work to absorb you in the week ahead.
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Gemini Sun - 05/22-06/22
Card for Joy: Four of Wands reversed
"The embrace in this card represents alliances that bring difficulties to the end and a new start."
The cards invite you this week, dear Gemini, to seek joy within rather than from those around you. Taking time to tend to your inner landscape, bringing all aspects of yourself into harmony will be a joyous exploration for you at this time. What a gift to turn inward and care deeply for just yourself.
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Cancer Sun - 06/22-07/22
Card for Joy: Ten of Chalices & Six of Swords
"The rejoicing maids are the symbol of success and of acknowledgment, of joy foreshadowing rest," and "This card represents expedition, travel, a movement or a holiday, but also strange expedients.
A restful week filled with holidays and daydreams awaits you this week, dear Cancer. If you have been working diligently, reward yourself with some well-deserved time off. Or perhaps a little adventure awaits you to bring fun and joy into your days ahead. Even though many of us are unable to travel at this time, the cards invite you to get creative with your explorations finding the rest of a good vacation in joyfully innovative ways.
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BONUS Reading: Crystals for the Moon Signs
The following messages are from the Crystal Devas for each of the twelves moon signs. Watch the full reading here.
Fairy Stone - Fertility
Orpiment - Success
Cuprite - Rites of Passage
Agate - Healthy Body
Spirit Quartz - Music
Black Tourmaline - Protection
Hiddenite - Gratitude
Red Jasper - Healthy Boundaries
Libyan Gold Tektite - Manifestation
Calcite - Relaxation
Kyanite Blue - Letting Go
Citrine - Abundance