The Major Arcana, Part 3

The Devil15. THE DEVIL
Ravage, violence, vehemence, extraordinary efforts, force, fatality; that which is predestined but is not for this reason evil.

Evil fatality, weakness, pettiness, blindness.



The Tower16. THE TOWER
Misery, distress, indigence, adversity, calamity, disgrace, deception, ruin. It is a card in particular of unforeseen catastrophe.

According to one account, the same in a lesser degree also oppression, imprisonment, tyranny.



The Star17. THE STAR
Loss, theft, privation, abandonment; another reading says-hope and bright prospects.

Arrogance, haughtiness, impotence.





The Moon18. THE MOON
Hidden enemies, danger, calumny, darkness, terror, deception, occult forces, error.

Instability, inconstancy, silence, lesser degrees of deception and error.




The Sun19. THE SUN
Material happiness, fortunate marriage, contentment.

The same in a lesser sense.





Judgement20 .JUDGMENT
Change of position, renewal, outcome. Another account specifies total loss though lawsuit.

Weakness, pusillanimity, simplicity; also deliberation, decision, sentence.




The World21. THE WORLD
Assured success, recompense, voyage, route, emigration, flight, change of place.

Inertia, fixity, stagnation, permanence.