.1 The Magician

The Magician Emerald Tolemac

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This is the Magician card from the Emerald Tolemac Tarot. The images from our deck are all copyright, created by Madeline Rose and the artists that work for her.

The Emerald Tolemac Magician 

Here we see Merlin the Magician with his right arm lifted and his hand holding a wand (earth) pointing to the sky (air) and creating the sign of Infinity (timelessness) in the air above him with the wand. The left arm is essentially hanging at his side (earth), the forearm lifted enough to allow the hand to form the letter “M” that we see in sign language when deaf people communicate. This simply reinforces the M needed for the Mastery that is required when one fuses their base self with their higher self and becomes the Magician. Continue Reading

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The Magician card meaning

Here in this article is The Magician card meaning: Often depicted as a Juggler with many ‘balls in the air’, he’s a great omen for new opportunities, and signifies the ability to handle situations and circumstances with skill and initiative. There are real creative energies at work when The Magician shows up.

However, he’s a bit of a trickster, so watch out for deception or the abuse of power.

Tarot card number : 1

Planet: Mercury Continue Reading

the magician traits

The Magician Traits

There are 22 cards in Major Arcana. The card that is not numbered is called The Fool, and the rest of the Major Arcana cards are all about the journey of the Fool from beginning to enlightenment. Therefore we have 21 cards that explain the path of the Fool. The first card is the Magician, which is recognised as a favourite card. Continue Reading

The Alchemy of The Magician

The Alchemy of The Magician

Know Thyself. This is the very first requirement if you would like to become an alchemist. So then, is it dangerous to practice transmutation without knowing who you are? Well that is a very interesting question. One can practice transmutation and not look inward at themselves (which is usually done through meditation) and certain results will occur. To transmute means to harness a force and change it. ‘Trans–’ is the basic prefix of the word, which indicates ‘from one thing to another,’ and ‘mutate’ means ‘change into a different form.’ To transmute is The Alchemy of The Magician. Continue Reading

Silencing the Mind Through Meditation

Silencing the Mind Through Meditation

Meditation is conscious comprehension without the interference of the ego. ‘Conscious,’ meaning with the consciousness. Self-observation is the basis of it, yes, but real meditation is the activity of the consciousness free of ego. This article will help move you towards the skill of Silencing the Mind Through Meditation. Continue Reading

Meditation to Increase Willpower

Meditation to Increase Willpower

There is a practice that is going to assist you to go deeper into the understanding of the Tarot and the Kaballah. When you start with the card of the magician, this meditation will help you to grasp some of the deeper meanings within the card. It is also a Meditation to Increase Willpower. Continue Reading

The twenty-two Arcana (as has already been stated in the page titled The Kabbalah), are esoteric, or hidden laws. They are symbols. So in the beginning we always begin with the number one. This article is about Arcanum one, which is the Magician.

kabbalah magician

Card number one of the Tarot is the Magician. But who is the Magician? We have to begin to understand that. This card is symbolic and imparts to us a vital understanding upon which the basis of the entire set of other Arcana rests. Continue Reading