The Star

Are you feeling optimistic? The Star is all about inspiration, and communing with the muse.


A naked young blond woman is kneeling beside a pool. Above her, stars are shining in the heavens. She appears tranquil and relaxed. In the background, we see a bird and a lush, grassy field.

The Star: Meaning

This card is about seeking a deeper meaning for one’s life. The Star is associated with creativity, inspiration, and potential.

Even if you aren’t artistic, you might infuse creativity into your work. You’re walking along the right path, the one you’re meant to be on. And you’re about to make your dreams come true. Literally, a star is born.

The Star is all about spirituality. This could indicate a renewed commitment or interest in your faith. Maybe you’ve finally found your path in life.


Star Tarot
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You might feel stifled. Do you feel discouraged? Perhaps you’ve been putting in a lot of time on a creative goal or endeavor and you aren’t seeing any results yet. That can be very frustrating.

If you’re a creative type, you might be experiencing a lack of inspiration or writer’s block. Creativity is a well we must fill from time to time. Take a break and seek inspiration in other people’s work.


In a relationship, The Star is about hope and walking the same path together. This partner makes you feel inspired. Enjoy each other’s company.

This also could mean the creation of a new life, especially if this card is paired with The Empress.

If you’re single, you’re in a healing phase right now. Have you just had a bad breakup? Or maybe you’ve been dealing with draining personal problems. You’re in a peaceful, tranquil phase, putting yourself back together again. Don’t rush into a new relationship until you’re ready.


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