The Sun

Is it going to be a terrific day? Yes, because here comes the sun. This card is about light, laughter, and fun.


We see a young child on a white horse, surrounded by sunflowers, under a glorious, blazing yellow sun.

The Sun: Meaning

This is card is about energy, vitality, and forward momentum. You feel warm and happy. So do whatever feels good and don’t be afraid to shine.

This card is encouraging you to play. This is a positive time in your life, marked by success. So, rest, relax, and have a great time.

And if you’ve been hiding something? Sunlight is the best disinfectant and it’s time to show all your cards. You can do so without fear.

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Do compliments make you uncomfortable? Do you prefer to stay behind the scenes rather than stepping into the glare of the sunlight? Sometimes attention is a good thing and you deserve it.

Conversely, this may mean you’ve been having too much of a good thing. Be sure to give other’s credit. Success rarely happens in a vacuum. And never pass other people’s work off as your own.

You might also feel like your success is delayed, but it’s close. It’s merely hiding behind the clouds, ready to peek out.


This is playful, happy, giddy sort of love. The kind of giggly excitement we feel when we’re infatuated with someone. Enjoy this time in your relationship and have fun. Make some memories!

If you aren’t with someone, you might be in the flirtation stage, when you’re feeling this other person out, and seeing how they react. If the other cards are positive, you’ve got a green light. Look for the Two of Cups or The Lovers.¬† If they’re negative, than this is “shining a light” on a problem.


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