Introduction to the Elements

Below is a brief introduction to the four elements used in tarot and Western astrology. For a longer post and a full video all about this topic, head over to The Twelfth House.

Fire

Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius in Astrology. The Tarot suit of Wands. Wild, untamed, extroverted, excited, passion, spirit, warmth, brightness, creativity, sexuality, anger, aggression, destruction, and new beginnings.

Earth

Taurus, Virgo, and Capricorn in Astrology. The Tarot suit of Pentacles. Body, finances, home, career, nature, growth, fertility, health, abundance, luck, physical possessions, stability, deliberate, and tactile.

Air

Gemini, Libra, and Aquarius in Astrology. The Tarot suit of Swords. Intellect, mind, thoughts, ideas, focus, perception, truth, logic, learning, teaching, social connections, light, and curious.

Water

Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces in Astrology. The Tarot suit of Cups. Feelings, emotions, relationships, love, healing, cleansing, depth, intuition, fluid, adaptable, cycles, and the moon.

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