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.


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.


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.


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.


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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