Cartouche Cards and their Indications.
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No 1 Osiris
Father Figure - A Tree Stability,
Wisdom, Honesty, Justice, Respect for those older and wiser, Philosophical
matters, Responsibility, A Father Figure.
Spiritual strength in times of need.
Rely upon your own judgement.
A time for laying foundations and
putting roots down.
A degree of security and a stability.
Success through practical efforts and self-discipline.
Take responsibility for your spiritual growth and the direction your life
Take responsibility for your decisions.
May be a need to become more grounded.
A time of Action.
No 2 Isis
Patron of Mothers
Compassion, Esoteric Arts, Perseverance, Maternal Love, Nurturing.
Help from the other side is at hand.
The issue in question should be persevered with and nurtured, and not
pushed forward too quickly.
Trust your intuition for something may be hidden from view at this point.
Psychic and spiritual development.
A period of going within to plant seeds for the next stage of your life.
A time of retreat to absorb lessons learnt on a physical level.
People involved in the welfare of others ie the caring professions.
A time for taking time out for self
care ie getting close to nature, walking in a park or along a beach.
No 3 Horus
Patron of Families & Homes
Courage, Creativity, Balance, The Arts, Beauty, Family,
Strong healing energies for
conditions affecting the physical body.
Family situations, family loyalty, reliability and devotion.
A good omen for those who feel they have been unfairly treated.
Personal charm and charisma.
Nurture creative talents be they musical, dancing, painting etc.
No 4 Bast
Patroness of Cats
Happiness, Intuition, Protection, Success, Devotion, Mental Healing, Generosity,
Mental worries will soon pass and be
replaced with happiness thus bringing with it good health.
Also stands for devotion, generosity and the arts (acting, painting, dancing
Walk with care and caution in whatever area of life is under consideration and
you will succeed.
Follow your intuition.
Liking for warmth, attention and affection.
Give out as you wish to receive.
Fidelity to the family unit.
Happiness, inner peace and a need to express yourself.
No 5 Thoth
Patron of Healers
Healing, Education, Fate, Karma, The Law, Education.
Healing of the spirit.
Interest in alternative therapies, herbal/homoeopathic remedies or natural
Knowing the appropriate response or action for each situation as it arises.
Matters of Law, writing ability and the spoken word.
Skills in formal medicine.
Creativity and faith in life's possibilities.
Renewed hope, inner peace.
Actions and feelings bringing a sense of inner peace.
Love of Learning.
No 6 Hathor
Patroness of Women
Patience, Courage, Nurturing, Astrology, Self-Assurance, Organisation.
Strong-minded, organisers of groups and
causes, career women and the woman who appears in the role of the supportive
Well organised, well groomed.
A born organiser.
Likes the good things in life ie fine food, quality clothes and furniture etc.
Harmony and stability on the home front.
Love of children.
No 7 Nephthys
The Hidden One
A Seeker of the Truth, Spriitual Growth, Psychic Talents, Peace, Esoteric
Arts, Keeping ones own counsel, Receptiveness, An Opening of the Heart.
Could represent a person of the Light
with deep spiritual beliefs and strong psychic talents or somebody leaning in
All things hidden yet to be revealed.
Wait and see because you are not to know yet. The information is hidden
because if it were given it could sway your reasoning and affect your karma.
No 8 Ptah
Patron of Men
Masculinity, Craftsmanship, Inventiveness
You have the tools.
Hard work and progress.
The craftsman or tradesman skilful with his hands.
Now is the time to start new projects.
It is a positive time to initiate action and execute plans.
A clear sense of purpose and an application of willpower can result in
A person who contributes to the community in general as well as to himself
and his family.
A good time for home renovations.
No 9 Anubis
The Guardian & Protector
Protection, Diplomacy, Humour, Guidance.
Provides guidance through difficulties.
Able to steer a straight course through life's troubled waters.
Impending journey is indicated.
Act now without concern for the risks.
Living in the moment and feeling connected with life as a result.
Could represent loyalty of those in
Protection during travel.
Love of animals especially dogs.
No 10 Set
Opposition, Obstacles, Problems & Delays at
Subconsciously we are the cause of our own
problems and restrictions and should not put the blame on others.
Look within yourself for the answers.
Set represents all forms of opposition, delays, hindrances and
Can indicate one's personal
opposition to an idea, to change or to a proposed project.
No 11 Fire
Energy, Creativity, Loyalty.
Spiritually suggests creative gifts
that can be used to bring Light.
Personal energy and mental creativity.
Burn up the old for the new.
Purifying and refining.
Depending on the question and where the Fire card falls it could be
interpreted that the person receiving the reading or someone close to them is a
Fire Sign. If it were to fall in the future someone who is an Fire Sign maybe
coming into or have an influence on the person receiving the reading. Fire Signs
are Aries, Leo, Sagittarius.
Intelligence, Communication, Work &
Business, Travel, Teaching.
Communication at all levels.
Air always moves things on blowing away the cobwebs in the process.
A good memory for facts and figures.
Friendly and communicative but at the same time aloof.
Dislike of being tied down.
Speed of thought and action.
News arriving about your
Travel by air is indicated.
Depending on the question and where the Air card falls it could be
interpreted that the person receiving the reading or someone close to them is
an Air Sign. If it were to fall in the future someone who is an Air Sign maybe
coming into or have an influence on the person receiving the reading. Air
Signs are Gemini, Libra, Aquarius.
No 13 Water
Change, Emotions, Flowing.
Awareness of the sufferings of others.
Changeful situation - not fixed.
A time of cleansing.
Go with the flow.
Travel across water could be suggested.
A love of history.
Love & respect of ancient times.
Growth from the lessons learnt.
Depending on the question and where the Water card falls it could be
interpreted that the person receiving the reading or someone close to them
is a Water Sign. If it were to fall in the future someone who is a Water
Sign maybe coming into or have an influence on the person receiving the
reading. Water Signs are Pisces, Cancer, Scorpio.
No 14 Earth
Money, Possessions, Work & Business
Interests, Growth and Fertility.
The person who can handle money, take care of property and puts something
back into the earth.
Industrious and hardworking
The person who has learnt that money and possessions are no more than
energies manifest at a level necessary for the negotiation of life.
Someone who has a green thumb
A person who cares about the Earth and our environment.
It could be that the person having the reading needs to come down to
Earth and ground themselves.
May enjoy working with crystals
Depending on the question and where the Earth card falls it could be
interpreted that the person receiving the reading or someone close to them is
an Earth Sign. If it were to fall in the future someone who is an Earth Sign
maybe coming into or have an influence on the person receiving the reading.
Earth Signs are Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn.
No 15 Sirius
Hope, Pioneering, Adventure, Physical
Reach for the stars.
Endurance and physical energy.
Creativity and faith in life's possibilities.
A time for expansion.
Beliefs outside the square, that there are many possibilities.
Stamina and determination.
A child of the stars.
No 16 Lotus
Peace, Meditation, Tranquillity, Unconditional
Love, Beauty of Nature.
Peace of mind at all levels.
A time to go within to meditate or to be still.
A definite release from life's tensions.
Don't worry all will work out peacefully and satisfactorily in the end.
A time for reflection.
Represents an opening of the
No 17 Crook & Flail
Disciplined mind, Authority, Mastery of the
ego, Worldly Status.
Represents authority of all kinds.
Be careful not to tread on the toes of people in a more senior position.
Success through self-discipline & practical efforts.
Mastering of the ego.
A strong business or worldly success.
Success through patience and persistence.
A step up in the world.
Could represent travel.
No 18 Uraeus
Integrity, Wisdom, Soundness of judgement,
Intuition, Strong Dreams, Mysticism.
The careful and wise handling of a
Cautiously wait until the time is right to strike.
Face your fears because they may be stopping you from achieving what you
Powerful dreams are trying to tell you something, listen to them and you
could find the answer you seek
Look beyond the surface to find out what is actually going on in a
Like the wise snake you will outwit people who do not have your best
interests at heart.
No 19 Winged Disc
Spiritual Guidance, Inspiration, Success.
Wise guidance on a spiritual level.
A strong spiritual connection.
Ability to rise above problems or difficulties.
A feeling of freedom.
Freeflowing energies for pursuing
a worthwhile goal.
No 20 The Twins
Partnership, Integration, Marriage.
Integration of the masculine and the
A card for decisions usually about a relationship.
An important relationship in your life.
A loving partner who gives practical and emotional support.
Indication of marriage.
The opportunity in a relationship to grow and develop.
Partnership could be work or business related.
A meeting of like minds.
Could represent a Gemini.
No 21 Sphinx
Strength, Patience, Secrecy, Observation.
Keep your own counsel about whatever is
being referred to.
Sit back, observe be patient, say nothing and wait.
Could also represent lessons learned through observation rather than
Sphinx shows the ability to keep a secret or to find one out.
You have the ability to face life, difficult circumstances or change with
hope, inner strength and courage.
Having the inner strength to face your inner fears and desires instead of
subjecting them to your will.
Love of animals particularly cats.
Could represent a Leo.
No 22 Scarab
Rebirth, Renewal, Adaptability,
Acceptance, Change, Death of a situation.
A spiritual rebirth.
A new beginning or new phase in life.
The ability to adapt to a new situation
"Move things around" - clean our your wardrobe, try a new hair style etc.
All things must pass.
Death puts an end to the old to make way for the new.
Have faith that life will bring something better than it takes from you.
Do not struggle against this change, instead try to accept it.
Cast off the old for the new.
Release the past with love and let it go.
No 23 Pyramid
Preservation, Initiation, Eternity.
An initiation or test condition.
On a spiritual level the initiation is likely to be of the self imposed
kind which means that no-one else can help. You have the knowhow to come out
Time will sort the whole thing out.
You are being tested. Hold tight and you will make it in the end.
Good news eventually.
It is only a temporary situation and you may benefit if you use the time
Go with the flow and you may be pleasantly surprised.
No 24 Ankh
Emotional Love, Fulfilment, Understanding,
Balance, The Breath of Life, Protection.
Ankh represents Love depending on which area
of life is in question it could represent a good marriage, a love affair, love
of money or material possessions, love of friendships, love of writing or
communication, love of law, order and discipline and so on.
A general love of life.
You are open to receive new opportunities,
it may be a new relationship or a new stage of an existing relationship.
A time when you feel emotionally fulfilled.
It can suggest that someone in a relationship with you is helping you to
connect with your spiritual purpose.
No 25 Buckle of Isis
Fertility, Loyalty, Growth with a sacrifice.
Represents Loyalty to family & friends.
Represents prosperity in investments,
the family, farming or anything you care to name, however, there is a price to
pay at some point in the proceedings.
ie People who give up valuable careers to care for family or nurse or care
for another person.
Can also indicate a new addition to the family, promotion at work which may
entail overtime or more stress.
Note: as with all card readings there is
always spiritual (Fire), mental (Air), emotional (Water) and physical (Earth)
levels within the meaning of the the cards and the area in which they fall.
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