|Dr.Nikki's Tarot -
|The Fool is the first of the Major Arcana in the
Tarot Deck. Some people have difficulty with
the idea of the Fool being numbered as 0 instead
of the more standard 1 to begin the set. The
number 0 is represented as a circle. The circle
has long been used to indicate the enclosure of
the possibilities. (The Zodiac is set in a circle,
Medicine Wheels and many other traditional
meditative mazes are circular in shape. The digit
0 (or the circle, also representative of the Sun in
Astrology) also represents the concepts of
boundless space, limitless time, and the limitless
possibilities before you.
Here we see the Fool gazing into his dreams.
His lack of attention to reality and unrealistic
attitudes are emblematic of him walking on the
air. The Fool can indicate a new life journey.
The Fool wears his brightly colored clothes,
|looking much like the Landsknecht Knight of the late
Renaissance. His hands frame a butterfly alluding to
the limitless possibilities if he is wise enough to
capitalize on them. The Fool can indicate change or
the need for change. If Fool has shown up in your
spread take the time to look at your options and make
a considered decision. Don’t walk on air and hope.
Build a foundation, stay connected and achieve! But
don’t loose sight of the dreamer within you. Within us
all lives The Fool, ready to come out and enjoy the
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