Rider-Waite Pentacles Minor Arcana

Rider-Waite Pentacles Minor Arcana; the divinatory meanings, keywords, attributes and descriptions to help your own tarot readings.

2 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

2 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Two of Pentacles description   A young man, in the act of dancing, has a pentacle in either hand, and they are joined by that endless cord which is like the number 8 reversed.2 of Pentacles keywords On the one hand it is represented as a card of...

3 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

3 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Three of Pentacles description A sculptor at his work in a monastery. Compare the design which illustrates the Eight of Pentacles. The apprentice or amateur therein has received his reward and is now at work in earnest. 3 of Pentacles Keywords Métier,...

4 of Pentacles Rider-Waite

4 of Pentacles Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Four of Pentacles description A crowned figure, having a pentacle over his crown, clasps another with hands and arms; two pentacles are under his feet. He holds to that which he has.  4 of Pentacles Keywords The surety of possessions, cleaving to that...

5 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

5 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Five of Pentacles description   Two mendicants in a snow-storm pass a lighted casement. 5 of Pentacles keywords The card foretells material trouble above all, whether in the form illustrated — that is, destitution — or otherwise. For some cartomancists,...

6 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

6 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Six of Pentacles         A person in the guise of a merchant weighs money in a pair of scales and distributes it to the needy and distressed. It is a testimony to his own success in life, as well as to his goodness of...

7 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

7 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Seven of Pentacles description A young man, leaning on his staff, looks intently at seven pentacles attached to a clump of greenery on his right; one would say that these were his treasures and that his heart was there.  7 of Pentacles Keywords...

8 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

8 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Eight of Pentacles description   An artist in stone at his work, which he exhibits in the form of trophies. 8 of Pentacles keywords Work, employment, commission, craftsmanship, skill in craft and business, perhaps in the preparatory stage.Reversed 8...

9 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

9 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

Rider-Waite - Nine of Pentacles description   A woman, with a bird upon her wrist, stands amidst a great abundance of grapevines in the garden of a manorial house. It is a wide domain, suggesting plenty in all things. Possibly it is her own possession and...

10 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

10 of Pentacles – Rider-Waite

10 of Pentacles Keywords Gain, riches; family matters, archives, extraction, the abode of a family.  Additional Meanings Represents house or dwelling, and derives its value from other cards. Reversed: An occasion which may be fortunate or otherwise.Reversed Ten of...