The Empress No 3 in the Major Arcana
The Empress III
The number 3 here is the indicator of the creative force – the world of nature and sensation., the product of two equal and apposing energies. This card depicts a woman in a beautiful, fertile garden rich with fruits, flowers and crops. Whereas the High Priestess is the virginal aspect of the feminine principle, The Empress is the female aspect of fertility, creativity and motherhood. She is the personification of the mother instinct. In many decks she is depicted as pregnant. In terms of the Fool’s Journey she is the nurturing warmth of the mother figure as he begins to relate to the world around him.
In a reading this card indicates a pleasant time, a comfortable home, happiness, love, pregnancy and motherhood and in general a happy marriage or relationship. Emotional and physical security is also indicated. You or your client has a strong sense of well being, generosity, kindness and readiness to help others. The creative energy of the 3 can also relate to manifestation of ideas and productivity and of course the birth of a child is the ultimate creative energy of the earth bound state. Keywords: security, wellbeing, motherhood, creative productivity.
If you draw the Empress today - your great ideas are coming to fruition. You are productive, capable and caring. As with mothering you will nurture your ideas to completion. On a very human level perhaps today is the day you are focused on your children, parenthood and your role as mum to many.♥️♥️