Three Of Swords – Gilded Tarot Deck
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I. Meaning of the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot
On the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot, we can see a large heart bulged in the stormy sky and pierced by three swords. Obviously, this is an image of a heartbreak that is shown in a dramatic and tragic way. Look at the picture carefully. The sun, representing the ego, is located in the center of the heart. The ego is fully empathizing with the emotional pain, making it bigger than usual. The swords closed to the heart indicate a flaw in the way the situation is perceived. Letting go of our emotions gives us a glimpse of the big picture. A proper perspective will make things clearer.
In this case, The Empress Gilded Tarot, the card numbered III of the Major Arcana will be able to offer the care and healing that helps to overcome the pain.
II. Message of the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot
The message of the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot is that you have experienced heartbreak. However, you may not be able to see the effects of this damage. Just because it is hard to end a relationship does not mean your life is over, which is what you are probably feeling right now. Let’s get to the real point of view. Beware of the allure of a tragically broken heart of a person in love. That person will only have reason to wither and mourn and never move on. Depression, in this case, maybe just a cover-up and an excuse to hide from life.
III. Interpretation of the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot in a spread
The Three of Swords Gilded Tarot can be a reflection of your intended desire to hurt others on a certain level. With this card, it is important to remember that each of us has a bad side. We are all human and we all make mistakes, sometimes huge ones. In the end, all we can do is believe in the goodness of life and try to live that ideal. When you fall, forgive yourself and try to forgive others if they fall too. Of course, the best thing is to catch up with difficulties before they happen.
In a Tarot reading, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot represents the uncomfortable curves that life sometimes throws at you, be it betrayal, abandonment, rejection, separation, or reversed fortunes. There are pains that cannot be described in words because they strike you when you least expect them to happen. If you draw this card, you probably already know what it is all about. However, if you are not sure what the card is specifically referring to, then it is a valuable warning. Maybe there is something wrong with your life that you don’t know or don’t want to admit. Pain can come when we are not paying attention. Consider the situation carefully. Talk to the people around you. Don’t hypothesize or assume anything. Listen to your inner voice because it will help you locate the problem.
Depending on the position, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot can have different meanings. If you draw that card in the past position, it means that a heartbreaking event in the past is the source of your current state. Remember that tragedy and guilt will haunt you for life and this obsession can linger long after the haunting event has occurred. In this situation, it is important for you to recognize how the trauma of the past has affected the present so that you can find ways to make adjustments.
In the current position, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot means that you are not being as kind to those around you as you could be. You may not realize how your behavior affects others, so take this as an opportunity to correct those mistakes. This is also a sign that you have ignored the warning signs that a personal relationship will soon come to an end. Remember that heartbreak is only temporary, and you have the ability to move on. You should also pay attention to the other cards that appear in the reading to determine which aspect of your life the Three of Swords is reflecting.
The Three of Swords Gilded Tarot, unfortunately, does not seem ideal as a future indicator. However, instead of acknowledging that this heart will be broken in the future, you should see this as an opportunity to reevaluate your current relationship. You still have time to improve or at least be ready when it comes to an end. The Three of Swords may not be the best omen, but adjusting to your current situation will certainly bring about change in the future, as well as alleviating losses, hurts, and disappointments when they show up.
In terms of work, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot often indicates types of workplace drama. The most important thing to keep in mind in this situation is to mind your own business and do your job. Don’t let someone else’s mouth ruin your future.
In terms of love, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot is not a pleasant sign. This is a warning sign that you are having a hard time in your love life, but don’t be discouraged. Keeping an open dialogue with your partner or spouse is the best way to overcome these difficulties. Don’t worry too much about how things will end, instead, you should focus on what is the best course of action for the future of this relationship.
In terms of finance, have you recently experienced a loss of money? The Three of Swords Gilded Tarot is a strong indication that you have or are about to experience financial depletion. Although it may seem at first glance that you are stuck in a pinch, a wise person will know that such setbacks in life are normal. This is also a bad time to take on any additional financial responsibilities, instead, make sure you can handle the responsibilities you already have. Another important thing is not to let your ego get in the way of getting help, as you most likely need it.
In terms of health, usually, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot does not portend good news about your health problems. This card is often associated with some feelings of disappointment, and it is possible that during this time you are prone to feelings of anxiety and depression. The best course of action right now is to focus on taking care of yourself and looking at the positive aspects of your life to pull yourself out of your current state. This will work, as long as you accept it and do it.
In terms of spirituality, this is not the time to concede to events, ideas, situations, or people who impose their spiritual beliefs on your life. You need time to create new things for yourself, your heart, your emotions, your spirit. Creating space for yourself is the best you can do right now. Have you done all the healing or relaxing rituals you need to do? The answers you seek are within you, though you may need help finding them. You can talk to someone you trust on this matter.
When the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot is reversed, it means that it is time to try to be the peacekeeper. Answer honestly the question of whether your actions have had a negative effect on others. If this is the case, a sincere apology and action to make up for what you have done are suggested. This is the time to correct the way you approach and behave around people, as well as other events in your life.
In terms of work, the reversed Three of Swords Gilded Tarot means that the shortcoming time in your workplace is quite tough because it will be easy for you to misunderstand others and work situations. It is best to ask questions before making any assumption about anything and be as clear as possible in your communication. Do not be too sensitive when you receive this card. Everyone gets hurt at times, of course, you too. In many situations, you should let things be the way they will, don’t bother too much.
In terms of love, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot in reverse implies misunderstanding, sadness, and suffering. A relationship has just ended or the person you thought would be with you until the end is the one who left first. You can mourn for a period of time and that is normal, but don’t torture yourself. We all have more than one soul mate in the world. Remember that when one door closes, another one always opens.
In terms of finance, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot in reverse can show that you are worried about money matters more than necessary. Take a deep breath and tell yourself that your need will be met, as long as you do what is necessary and right for that scenario to happen. Overly worrying or being afraid will not help you at all. Also, this would not be a good time to risk investing because your fear right now will obscure any small chance of profit (if any). For now, just keep your money safe.
In terms of health, the reversed Three of Swords Gilded Tarot implies that you may not have enough information about your own health, so you should make an appointment or seek another doctor if you feel unwell. Don’t underestimate what expert advisors can do for you. The card also says that anxiety can take a toll on your health, so make sure you are comfortable physically and mentally. If you have concerns or problems, you should bring them all up with your healthcare provider or doctor. Those negative feelings can totally be controlled, all you have to do is to share those worries with the right people and then deal with them one by one.
In terms of spirituality, the Three of Swords Gilded Tarot in reverse also indicates that there may be things that are not clear affecting your spirit. Be wary if you meet someone who claims that he/she can answer all your questions about your spiritual world. Their answers may not be the right ones for you. It is true that there is nothing wrong with exploring different spiritual backgrounds or traditions, however, this may not be the time to get in touch with such things.