What Do the Sword Cards Mean?

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Sword Cards

The Suit of Swords card in a tarot card deck are very important. They deal with the level of consciousness that you have and how smart that you are. These are the cards that show what your thoughts are and what kind of beliefs you have.

Sword cards are considered a double-edged card because they can mean both intellect and having power. They are also a difference between what is good and what is evil. The Swords are a way that you can balance your life and feelings so that you can be more positive in your life.

Air Element

The Sword cards have to do with the air element. Since air is something that everyone needs, it is important, and it is always there but you cannot see it. The air is something that people have and are always using but they don’t always notice it.

Air can be a strong wind, a slight breeze or it can be something that you breath in and out. It is something that is strong, powerful, and refreshing for your life. Air can also mean something that has to do with:

  • Taking action.
  • Having knowledge.
  • Having power.
  • Adapting to change.

Air is a masculine energy that is led by power and force and is something that is always there, but you will never see.

What Do Swords Mean in Tarot Reading?

The Swords correspond to the Spades in a regular deck of cards. This is a suit of cards that can mean action, power, or force. This is something that can show conflict, or it can also show someone being courageous. The action that you take in your life will be something that can be both good and bad.

The Suit of Swords can also be a negative thing. This can include things in your life such as:

  • Having anger.
  • Feeling guilty.
  • Judging yourself or others.
  • Not having compassion.
  • Dealing with mental or verbal abuse.

The Swords cards are there to represent the element of air and they work with the zodiac signs of Aquarius, Gemini, and Libra. When these cards come up in your reading, you will see that they will relate to someone with one of the above signs.

People that have these cards and these signs are people that are usually very smart, logical, rational, and thoughtful and they communicate well with others. They like to experience things around them, and they understand what is going on in the world around them. Sometimes these people are considered to be harsh and domineering to others.

What Happens When the Swords Show Up Often in a Reading?

If your tarot card reading shows up with a bunch of Sword cards, then this can mean that you are dealing with things such as conflict or mental problems. It can mean that you argue a lot or that you deal with violence in your life.

The Sword cards can be positive or negative and if they are negative then it can be a message that is forceful and strong.