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Knight of Pentacles

Overall meaning
The Knight of Pentacles represents achieving your goals through common sense, responsibility, practicality and by finishing what you start. That you achieve your wishes or dreams through perseverance and determination.

The card shows a young knight sitting on his horse. The knight wears full armor and is ready for battle, but prefers to sit still and contemplate the coin that he holds in one hand. He is on a hilltop overlooking a hilly landscape. The card symbolizes the ability to be thoughtful or concentrated about something. There may even be a contemplative or meditative attitude present.

The card symbolizes that you are active, you are diligent and at the same time have a discerning eye for detail. It also indicates that at this time or in your current project you are serious, trustworthy and approach any task that presents itself seriously and carefully.

When you draw this card, it is a sign that what is in focus is physical activity, construction or sports. It shows a steely determination to move forward with fewer blocks or obstacles.

It also shows talent for practical thinking. Your quest and striving is – or should be – to build a new world for the self that will be more fruitful and full of abundance with less obstacles. You should also look to develop endurance and skills for diligence. Find them within you or seek out a suitable role model who will be able to inspire you.

Other words that could describe the Knight of Pentacles are: focus on earthly values, progress, stability, luck, responsibility, stubbornness, hard work, attention to detail, patience, practicality, persistence, stubborn, ambitious, hardworking, finishing what you starts.

The tarot card is associated with number 12 – which in numerology is often reduced to 3 (the sum of 1+2) which means that you must pay attention to these two numbers in relation to the challenge you are asking the tarot about.

I work with a focus on what is important. I see that the whole and the detail are one and the same thing.

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