Dressed in a blue gown, the High Priestess sits at the gate between the darkness and the light, represented by the pillars of Solomon’s temple. The moon at her feet points to intuition and psychic forces. The scrolls in her hand represent secret knowledge that the Priestess guards until it is ready be revealed.
Secrets, esoteric knowledge, intuition.
The General Meaning of the High Priestess
The High Priestess is a card of of higher knowledge and secrets. The Priestess’ wisdom and understanding goes beyond what we can perceive. Just as the Hierophant or the Emperor, she is a figure of authority, however hers is the ultimate wisdom of life and the universe. When the card shows up in your reading, it signals that all has not been yet revealed to you. The High Priestess is the face of the Universe letting you know that the answer is still shrouded in secret. Although she can see the bigger picture, the answer is too complex or too unimaginable for you to grasp at this moment in your life. Trust that all is in order and heading in the best direction for your life and spiritual development.