Hermit Tarot Card Meanings
The Hermit tarot card meaning
Card Number: IX the Hermit Arcana (9)
The Hermit upright
annulment, tendency to withhold emotion, fear of discovery. Counsel, knowledge, solicitude, prudence, discretion, caution, vigilance, circumspection, self denial, withdrawal, regression,
The Hermit Reversed
advice, failure caused by dullness, over prudence resulting in Imprudence, hastiness, rashness, prematurity, incorrect unnecessary delay.
The Hermit. It basically suggests that Querent may need some time off to himself/herself, which is what i really need now. Sometimes, when the world gets too insane, one just need some time off to clear thoughts. It sounds intiuitive but pretty hard to achieve in today’s fast-paced society.
There is a robed man or a monk who is carrying a lantern. The background is a barren landscape.
The Fool had been busy with his life and has built, created, fought and compromised. He feels very tired and need to retreat.He started living in a small and rustic home in the woods where he reads and hides. Every night, he set out and travel across the bare landscape and carries only a staff and a lantern.
The walks may have seen restless and without purposes. However, the Fool can see and realize things he had missed out in his life. He begins to discover things he never knew existed. In this manner, he becomes the Fool again as he was in the beginning
This tarot card basically indicates that this is not a time for mixing around with people and instead there is a desire for peace and solitude. It is also the time to think and organize thoughts. The Hermit represents a wise person who can be a friend or teacher of the Querent. These people may help the Querent find what he or she has been seeking.
The Hermit is depicted as a person who’s moving along. The Hermit is never locked away in a confined space or cell but rather is left to wander. The tarot card encourages the Querent to go ahead and have his or her own time off to himself or herself. This period of self-reflection will be time well-spent.
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