The Hanged Man

The Hanged Man usually indicates a lack of ability to help oneself through independent action. The energy is arrested and awaiting judgment. With this card, there is no avenue for the will to regain control until the situation has passed.
Element: Water
Number: 12 – the perfect number, symbol of the zodiac, 3 x 4

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XII – The Hanged Man

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Drive: Devotion, acceptance of fate, maturity

Light: Overcoming the ego, changing life, a new sight of the world

Shadow: Standstill, rejection, loss of perspective

Keywords: congealment, ending a stuck situation or relationship, releasing, giving up, giving up, learning to see from a new perspective, the need to break old patterns of behavior

Advice: Now it is possible for you to recognize where you are stuck and which areas of your life are frozen. Nothing needs to be done. The mere fact that you have a clear sense of the reality around you will bring about a possible transformation.

Questions: In what areas is your life stuck? Are you ready to recognize and give up your petrified thoughts and behaviors?

Suggestion: Pull another card to see what awaits you after your surrender.

Revelation: I let go and understand, follow and accept in my life the divine will that is revealed to me step by step.


Affirmation: I pause. And in pausing, I see differently.