Major Arcana Meanings

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The first 22 cards of the Tarot are called the Major Arcana - the “Great Mystery”. They represent the main archetypes in our lives and have many different levels of meaning. The Major Arcana cards are generally of higher significance in a reading than the Minor Arcana cards.

0 - The Fool
1 - The Magician
2 - The High Priestess
3 - The Empress
4 - The Emperor
5 - The Hierophant
6 - The Lovers
7 - The Chariot
8 - Strength
9 - The Hermit
10 - The Wheel of Fortune
11 - Justice
12 - The Hanged Man
13 - Death
14 - Temperance
15 - The Devil
16 - The Tower
17 - The Star
18 - The Moon
19 - The Sun
20 - Judgment
21 - The World

Minor Arcana Meanings