Princesses and Aces

The Princesses and Aces form their own group within the Tarot. The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn recognised this in their top secret teachings reserved for Adepts.

The concepts are subtle but very powerful

Ace of Wands – Golden Dawn

Ace of Wands – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of Ace of WandsGolden Dawn Natural force, strength, and energy are available for useMacGregor Mathers Birth, Commencement, Beginning, Origin, Source. Reversed Persecution, Pursuit, Violence, Vexation, Cruelty, Tyranny.Golden Dawn title of Ace of...

Ace of Cups – Golden Dawn

Ace of Cups – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of the Ace of CupsGolden Dawn Pleasure and happiness. The influence of the Great Mother, who creates freely through the subtle pressure of the waters.MacGregor Mathers Feasting, Banquet, Good Cheer. Reversed Change, Novelty, Metamorphosis,...

Ace of Swords – Golden Dawn

Ace of Swords – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of Ace of SwordsGolden Dawn Great energy called to do good. Stationary forces are roused and called into action. MacGregor Mathers Triumph, Fecundity, Fertility, Prosperity. Reversed Embarrassment, Foolish and Hopeless Love, Obstacle, Hindrance....

Ace of Pentacles – Golden Dawn

Ace of Pentacles – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of Ace of PentaclesGolden Dawn The root sense of materiality. The presence of all material possibilities; from soaring wealth to crushing poverty.MacGregor Mathers Perfect Contentment, Felicity, Prosperity, Triumph. Reversed Purse of Gold, Money,...

Princess of Wands – Golden Dawn

Princess of Wands – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of Princess of WandsGolden Dawn Brilliance, courage, beauty, force, sudden in anger or love, desire of power, enthusiasms, revenge. Reversed Ill-dignified, superficial, theatrical, cruel, unstable, domineering.  MacGregor Mathers A Good...

Princess of Cups – Golden Dawn

Princess of Cups – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of Princess of CupsGolden Dawn Sweetness, poetry, gentleness, and kindness. Imagination, dreamy, at times indolent, yet courageous if roused. Ill-dignified She is selfish and luxurious. MacGregor Mathers A fair Youth, Confidence, Probity,...

Princess of Swords – Golden Dawn

Princess of Swords – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of the Princess of Swords Wisdom, strength, acuteness, subtleness in material things, grace and dexterity. Reversed If ill-dignified, she is frivolous and cunning. MacGregor Mathers A spy, Overlooking, Authority. Reversed That which is unforeseen,...

Princess of Pentacles – Golden Dawn

Princess of Pentacles – Golden Dawn

Divinatory meanings of the Princess of Pentacles Golden Dawn Description She is generous, kind, diligent, benevolent, careful, courageous, preserving, pitiful. Ill-dignified She is wasteful and prodigal.  McGregor Mathers keywords A dark Youth, Economy, Order,...