The Devil Tarot Card in Love and Romance
The Devil is not a favorable card to have in a love reading. It indicates energies of self-gratification, lust, disregard for a partner’s feelings, and possibly even obsession. Basically, this Major Arcana card is the hallmark of a toxic relationship. On a more superficial level, a relationship that is simply based on sex is not a bad thing, as long as both parties are in agreement. But when these energies become more extreme, it doesn’t bode well for an intimate union.
The Devil in Reverse in Love and Romance
You may be feeling like you’re finally gaining a sense of control over your place in your relationship. The Devil in reverse indicates walking away from unhealthy love relationships. It’s a breaking away from the chains and opting for healthy self-reliance.
The Devil Tarot Card and Your Career
You’re feeling trapped at work. Feelings of powerlessness may be plaguing you, and your’re feeling frustrated with the way colleagues are treating you. When the Death card appears in your career spread, be on notice that you are self-sabotaging. Negative beliefs breed negativity. The only way we can truly make change is by changing ourselves. No matter where you are in life, you always have choices. Even if it is scary, The Devil is warning you to do what you know you must do.
The Devil in Reverse and Your Career
The Devil in reverse suggests that you are coming out of a period of restriction and finding your independence and freedom once again. By standing in your power honestly, without blame-shifting, hiding behind addictions, or making excuses, we can truly make changes for the better.
The Devil Tarot Card and Your Friends
Are your friends a bad influence on you? Even in adult life, we can wind up in social circles that really only bring us down or fill us up with superficial pleasures. Does everyone talk about money and what great new material items they have? Is there no deeper connection there? The Devil card appears to urge you to break free from your addiction to being seen as a part of “the in-crowd” and to focus rather on true relationships of substance.
The Devil in Reverse and Your Friends
In the reverse, you have probably just left behind some friendships that weren’t serving you on a higher level. Putting an end to relationships that hold us back opens up new doors and new possibilities. You were wise to honor your inner knowing and will experience a new-found freedom in the near future.
The Devil Tarot Card and Your Money
The Devil will manifest either as an obsession with having money or money always being out of reach. In the first instance, greed, materialism, shallowness, and a desire to use money to exert control over others is more important than things in the emotional or spiritual realms. On the other hand, The Devil card can represent a dependence on others for money and a lack of sovereignty over ones own financial independence. Take a look at your financial situation to see if you are tending toward one extreme or the other.
The Devil in Reverse and Your Money
Reversed, you may finally be getting yourself out of a rut and finding independence. Or you may have just given up a gambling habit or other risky financial habit. The Devil is almost always a positive card in the reverse because it indicates and end to the negative traits that it represents.
The Devil Tarot Card and Your Health
In terms of health and wellness, the Devil card suggests you might be engaging in excessive drinking or eating that isn’t good for your health. The Devil card represents obsessions and extremes, so this could even refer to an exercise obsession that is no longer healthy. Look to your motivations – are you hiding from reality behind vanity, possessions, or the excitement of superficial sexual relationships? The Devil card asks you to to make an honest self-assessment before your choices lead to painful consequences.
The Devil in Reverse and Your Health
It looks like you just overcame a bad habit! The Devil in reverse indicates that you recently broke the spell that something had over you. You’ve found your freedom and independence by walking away.
The Devil Tarot Card and Your Spirituality
The Devil in a spirituality reading indicates that you need to delve into your shadows to find the answers. It is only through the hard work of self-reflection, realization followed by concrete actions to change that dynamic, that we grow spiritually.
The Devil in Reverse and Your Spirituality
The Devil represents everything that originates from fear. The projections we put onto others, or the projections they put onto us. In terms of spiritual ascension, it is imperative that we learn to separate projections from reality, and that we tame the beast of fear.