Today we are looking at the Strength Card - No 8
The strength card is also known as Fortitude or Force. This card is about moral strength and determination as the woman is seen to easily tames the lion in this image. The lion can represent powerful emotions in us which can be creative and positive. It also shows an ability and inner strength to deal with difficult challenges promising a positive outcome with the right attitude and proper self control. The number 8 is fitting here as the number of power, resourcefulness and responsibility bringing rewards through effort and determination. The Fool at this point is encouraged to develop courage and resolve to keep going despite any setbacks and to develop the qualities of patience and tolerance. So he learns that there are other ways of a softer more loving approach that lead to success not just through brute force and determination
Keywords: moral strength, self control.
Reversed: Can indicate a lack of strength and feelings of being overwhelmed and not coping. Poor self confidence can also be indicated but this card reversed means that you are not as helpless as you think. If you have negative emotions find a way to use this energy in a practical way. Express this constructively and you may find a way to deal with the situation that you were not looking for.
Keyword helpless feelings, inhibitions
If your draw strength today than a calmer, more thought out approach is required in dealing with a difficult situation or difficult people. More can be gained with diplomacy and a logical, softer approach.
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