As with all cards in the suit of Pentacles, the Page of Pentacles represents earthly desires related to money, career, investments, businesses, education, and physical health.
Pages are also known as the messengers – he delivers a message, a positive one, that represents a solid beginning of some sort. He spells success, but only if you stay focused and grounded in what you are setting out to achieve.
If the Page of Pentacles has appeared in your reading, it is a time to be led by both practicality and integrity. You have all that you need, but can you be steadfast enough to keep hold without being ruled by negative events or emotions?
Page of Pentacles Key Words
Before we dive deeper into the upright- and reversed Page of Pentacles tarot meaning, and its connection to love, work, and health, you can find a quick overview of the most important words connected to this minor arcana card.
|Upright||Sticking to goals, practicality, loyalty|
|Reversed||Procrastination, unrealistic goals, immaturity|
|Yes or No||Yes|
Page of Pentacles Card Description
To fully understand the Page of Pentacles tarot card meaning, we will first take a look at the illustration, its colors, and symbolism.
Like many tarot cards, it is hard to tell if the Page of Pentacles is a young man or woman. Either way, this messenger is the bearer of good news.
The message is depicted as a coin resting on the Page of Pentacle’s fingertips. The Page seems spellbound by the coin, focusing on nothing but this earthly fortune.
His long red scarf represents his youth, zest for life, and enthusiasm. This Page is one who will let nothing deter his quest.
Surrounded by flowers and lush trees, the Page literally has the world in his hands. Even so, his feet are firmly planted on the ground, showing that he is both wise and practical.
Because the scale of the Page of Pentacle’s body is much larger than the mountains below him, it is clear that he is confident and able to conquer all. That is if he keeps his ‘eye on the prize’.
Page of Pentacles Meaning
For many readers, the Page of Pentacles is a difficult card to read. As the first Court Card in the suit of Pentacles, the Page usually shows up in a reading to represent someone who is influencing a situation.
This could be a family member, friend, or even a boss or co-worker. This is not always the case though.
Sometimes, the Page and other Court Cards are representative of internal energy. Since the Suit of Pentacles represents earthly desires, this Page symbolizes a growing awareness of the value of material possessions, career, and physical health and how to increase these material blessings.
You’re open to new opportunities and making your dreams a reality by getting the ball rolling.
The Page of Pentacles tells you that you have all that it takes to manifest your dreams and spells success, but only if you stay focused and grounded in what you are setting out to achieve.
It is a time to be led by both practicality and integrity. You have all that you need, but can you be steadfast enough to keep hold without being ruled by negative events or emotions?
Make sure you have a clear plan for achieving your dreams and stay grounded. This will help you to look for the next realistic and achievable step forward. Your practical approach and common sense will lead you to a solution that works.
Money and Career
When it comes to education, career, or investment opportunities, the Page of Pentacles is a welcome friend.
This Minor Arcana card spells success, but only if you stay focused and grounded in what you are setting out to achieve. Possible messages brought by the Page include the following:
- Make your dreams a reality by getting the ball rolling – what is your greatest desire? Focus only on this and match action with your vision;
- Take a realistic approach to any new ventures, use common sense;
- Avoid the temptation to daydream – if financial security is to be yours, you must concentrate on what works;
- Draw to you what you need. You can manifest all of your desires through focused effort;
- Stick to your commitments and prove yourself dependable if you are looking to move up in the ranks. Only those considered trustworthy will find far-reaching success.
Love and Relationships
Are you looking for love? If so, the Page of Pentacles might represent a budding romance in a love reading. Dependable and loyal, he or she will be a source of support and strength.
The same is true for those already in committed relationships. When the Page of Pentacles presents your partner in a reading, know that loyalty and trust are not to be questioned.
However, a relationship does not live on allegiance alone. The Page does not usually represent a ‘head over heels’ relationship but one of mutual interest and respect.
But sometimes mutual interest and respect are not enough. If you are feeling stifled or bored in your relationship, you will need to look for a way to bring back the spark.
Health and Spirituality
Are you paying attention to your body and mind as well as you should? If you are struggling with your physical or mental health, it may be because of neglect.
Now is the time to figure out how to fully focus on yourself first, before attempting to care for anyone else. Ask for what you need, take time to practice self-care, and focus on health and vitality first. Loyalty to one’s self is always needed.
Page of Pentacles Reversed
In this paragraph, we will talk a bit more about what it means if you’ve pulled the Page of Pentacles tarot card in the reversed position.
The Page of Pentacles is youthful and one of the messages he brings is to balance both your fun and serious sides. With that being said, a page of any suit can represent immaturity, especially when reversed. This can lead to a lack of focus, which if not addressed, can tip the scales from success to failure.
Are your goals realistic or are you living your life with your head in the clouds? Are you or someone in your life procrastinating or failing to follow through with important things because attention is elsewhere? If so, it is time to get things back on track.
As this card suggests, you have opportunity resting on your fingertips. The only question is whether or not you are willing to do what it takes to keep all that you’ve been given.
Page of Pentacles: Yes or No
The general mood of this card is positive and suggests that the answer to whatever yes or no question you are answering is yes. Like the Page of Pentacles, you’ll need to be clever and hardworking. This card also represents a go-getter. If you are thinking about going for a goal, you should do it!
The Page says “yes,” if you are seeking a promotion, wanting to start a new hobby, or do something fun, you should. Things that can help you look and feel more youthful are definitely recommended.
The Page of Pentacles and Astrology
The Page of the Suit of Pentacles is traditionally being linked to the zodiac sign Taurus.
A Taurus values stability and home comforts. They are extremely materialistic, valuing filling their home with luxury items, to ensure they lounge, relax, and eat, the right way.
Taurus’ are also extremely stubborn, so while they are loyal, stable, and trustworthy, they will fight you tooth and nail to be right.
Taurus is ruled by the planet Venus.
Important Card Combinations
Earthly desires related to money, career, investments, businesses, education, and physical health are represented by the Page of Pentacles. This doesn’t change when this card is combined with other cards from the tarot deck.
Yet, the other cards do tell something about the road to success. Below you can find the most important card combinations of this Pentacles card.
Page of Pentacles and the Wheel of Fortune
Instability abounds. If you want something to happen, it will! Unfortunately, the Wheel of Fortune suggests that the route will be rocky. This doesn’t mean you should give up. In fact, the answer is just the opposite. The Page embodies being practical and prosperous. Tangible results are on the way.
Page of Pentacles and the Empress
When these two pair up in a reading for a woman, the Page of Pentacles represents the giver of all desires. Finances, career, education, inheritance, and any other area where you are looking for increase are sure to improve. If the reading is for you, the Page together with the Empress tells you that you need to embrace your sense of self. You already possess everything you need to be successful. All you need to do is believe in your power.
Page of Pentacles and Justice
Justice is the card of cause and effect. When this card shows up together with the Page, it is a sign that you will get what you’ve wished for as long as you’re sticking to your goals. The combination tells you that your (business) idea has the potential for growth and that one day you can earn lots of money with it.
Page of Pentacles and the Fool
The Fool and the Pages have something in common; they all jump in with an adventurous spirit. Is there a big risk you’ve been wanting to take that you’re just not sure about?
Now is the time. Adopt the ‘can-do’ attitude of the Page of Pentacles, especially if what you are going after is related to finances. Taking a leap of faith might be just what you need to do.
Tarot Art & Illustrations
The description of the Page of Pentacles in this article is based on the Rider-Waite Tarot deck. But that doesn’t mean that I use other decks too. And there are so many stunning decks out there! Therefore, I added some of my favorite Page of Pentacles cards to this article.
Page of Pentacles in a Reading
If you have pulled the Page of Pentacles Tarot card in your spread, did the meaning make sense to your situation in life?
Just remember that if this card turned up in your reading, it advises you to be led by both practicality and integrity. You already have all that it takes to achieve success. Just keep your eyes on the price, persist and don’t let negative events or emotions rule you!
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