Not All Who Wander are Lost - 8 of Wands Osho Zen Tarot
The 8 of Wands - Osho Zen Tarot
Astro Sign: Sagittarius/Fire
Numerology: 8 - Strength, Fortitude, Distance, Endurance
The 8 of Wands is a card of accelerated Spiritual Growth, Creativity and Expansion. You’re probably able to feel the energy shift into new directions and pick up speed when you see this card. You could embark on new paths what will require that you go the distance so-to-speak.
Messages come in fast and life changes very quickly. If you’re looking for that new job get ready because you’re likely to hear the good news very soon.
If it’s relationships you’re curious about they often shift rapidly, some end and new ones begin. All of this happens fast! Before you know it your on a different path and you need to keep the pace.
Jump into the jet stream, begin the climb and take action towards your dreams. This is the green light of the Tarot.
You’ll notice the green foliage literally on the ground, this means to follow your heart. Move toward that which is nourishing and maintain your beautiful and healing connection to the Earth.
The burgeoning of the yellow Sun says to gather your power and stay centered as you remember that this a path toward enlightenment. Remain grounded while reaching up. Keep it real and high vibe simultaneously.
The beautiful, Orange hues emanating from the outer regions of the card represent your creative abilities, you can manifest all that you want with this exquisite energy that’s forwarding you. The question becomes how much would you like. Too much of good thing isn’t always that great. Strive for balance, joy and fulfillment with the 8 of Wands.
The speed with which this growth takes place can be jarring and you could feel a bit triggered however, the key to the 8 of Wands is to leverage the energy. We do this by letting love into our hearts. Allow healing to take place and the old baggage will be released. Then we can feel as if we have a new lease on life.
Old dramas no longer take hold, they dissolve, the depression lifts and the creative God/Goddess fire begins to burn inside. Purification is the alchemical transformation that occurs when you’re forged by the Fire.
The Phoenix rising in the mundane world means it’s not to be seen by everyone, it’s to be experienced by the individual.
This is the Healing of some very intense karma and we’re shifting blueprints within the psyche; individually and collectively.
The important part is that your heart feels this expansion, this opening to more love. With the 8 of Wands you’ll organically align with those that are right for you. The others may fall away peacefully, so allow this process to happen, don’t fight it. Grieve, accept, forgive and move forward. Keep it clear, clean and fast.
Feeling humbled by the pure power of life can bring a new influx of inspired, creativity to your door. It’s up to you as to whether you allow it to come in, although this will be pretty difficult to deny.
Seeing the hardships of life as gifts from Spirit encourage you to face your fears and therefore cast out your inner demons of self-doubt, not-enoughness and inadequacy.
Hone your connection to All-That-Is and learn to trust your inner voice. The Wisdom of your Soul will continue to guide you forward.
These times are ripe with opportunities to serve, enlighten, heal, connect and most of all to share love, happiness and your presence.
Being generous with your graciousness not only helps to diminish your shadow it’s also one more step forward on the path to enlightenment.
Rebecca Bloom is a Spiritual Mentor, Professional Tarot Card Reader, Medium, Reiki Master & Teacher & Meditation/Drumming Facilitator. She’s been practicing professionally since 2002 and resides on the East End of the City with her Master of Zen and beloved Therapy Cat Sampson.