Reading for Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Reading for Tuesday, August 18, 2015 is from the Tarot D: The Didactic Tarot by Jeffrey M. Donato 2015 – Schiffer Publishing Ltd.

Tarot D - The Didactic TarotThe Tower – The Tremors of the Stricken Tower

Meaning:  chaotic, terrifying, competitive, dynamic, impulsive, power, motivation, resourcefulness, investigative, passionate, vengeful, temperamental, disruption, upheaval, crumbling, eclipse, rapid change, downfall, revelation, release, crisis, eruption, being humbled, suffering, realization, cataclysm.

In the Tarot D Tower, the battle and lightening strikes allow the prisoners to escape thus setting them free.  The hero of this story, Fledgling, was cast in the tower where he was expected to remain for all time.  The Tower being struck down was a lucky day for him, not the cataclysmic event that we normally associate with this card.  His freedom helped to insure that growth and life would continue anew. Continue reading