Tarot Cards Meanings - The Suit of Pentacles (Coins) - The Eight of Pentacles (Coins) - meaning in detail

The Eight of Pentacles (Coins) - tarot card meaning in detail

The Eight of Pentacles (Coins) The Lord of Prudence

Numerical Value: 8
Astrological Associations: Capricorn, Gemini, Libra, Mercury, Venus

Full Meaning

The Eight of Pentacles is sometimes referred to as the card of the apprentice, as it is a card about starting over or beginning to learn about something new. This card Is symbolic of finding ones feet in a situation and starting at the bottom and working your way up. Just as an apprentice might begin by sweeping the floors there is always the possibility of bettering yourself even though the current situation may be frustrating and you may find that you have made mistakes. The idea here with this card in your spread, suggests that you are building foundations for success in the future.

Indeed with continual hard work and keeping up your motivation then your efforts should pay off. This card also symbolizes possibilities regarding new skills and maybe even new job opportunities. You might even be considering some kind of course that may broaden your career opportunities. Even if you have been thrown in at the deep end, learn all that you can and keep on swimming as your desired destination is within your reach.

Traditional Symbolism

An artist in stone at his work, which he exhibits in the form of trophies.

The Eight of Pentacles (Coins) summary.

The Eight of Pentacles (Coins) Card illustration.

The Suit of Pentacles (Coins).