The 9 of Pentacles is the card of serenity. Often, this card speaks of the things which money can buy which will give you pleasure. It can be a little bit more difficult to read the nine of Pentacles for love questions, but I am going to teach you how! (And be sure to check out my Love Tarot Meanings e-book!)
Major purchases are usually signaled by the 9 of Pentacles. Home purchases, renovations, garden overalls, new cars are all predicted with the 9 of Pentacles. You will find happiness in the things which you have bought with your hard emerged money. The time represented by the 9 od Pentacles reflects you enjoying the fruits of your labor.
The 9 of Pentacles can symbolize financial stability. You may have put money away which they can enjoy at a later date. Retirement funds are often represented by the 9 of Pentacles.
Because the 9 of Pentacles is focused on money and material things some readers can read it quite negatively. It can represent you being trapped in a palace of your own making. You have to pay the mortgage, walk your designer dog and live the life you have built. You may have a lot of ‘stuff’ but not enough emotional fulfillment.
The Nine of Pentacle’s Historical Meaning
Historically, the 9 of Pentacles represented careful assessment of your circumstances. In this case, the card recommends caution; you must be realistic about your life and not live with rose tinted glasses on. Perhaps, this is a warning that there are facts you are not aware of and you must examine everything in your life more closely.
The Nine of Pentacles in a Love Reading
Many readers interpret the 9 of Pentacles to represent the mate who stays at home looking after the children. This is fine if this is the life you want, but the card warns that you might get bored of your circumstances. Make sure you have friends, hobbies and a life outside of four walls.
If you’re wondering how your partner or potential partner is feeling, the 9 of Pentacles may mean that they want the traditional life with the woman at home cooking the dinner and the man out at work. If you can show them you can provide this lifestyle, then all will be well. However, if you’re not into gender roles then perhaps they’re not the mate for you.
The Nine of Pentacles in a Business Reading
Anytime in fortune telling you see purchases of large items, it is always a good sign for business readings. The reasons for this is obvious; you’re not going to be buying big houses and new cars if your business isn’t successful! Therefore, all is well on the career front. If the 9 of Pentacles appears in the outcome position then you’re onto something profitable!
I will say that the 9 of Pentacles can mean that you should be targeting people represented by that card. If you’re thinking of targeting your products or services on the ‘have nots’ of society forget it; you will make your money supplying your stuff to people who can afford to buy it. The 9 of Pentacles is a sign that you should be shooting high end.
The Nine of Pentacles as a Yes or No
In most types of Tarot card readings, the 9 of Pentacles in yes.
The Nine of Pentacles as a Positive
In a positive reading, the 9 of Pentacles can predict;
- Major purchases
- Large sums of money
- Landscaping, furniture
- New homes and cars
- Having more than enough money
The Nine of Pentacles as a Negative
In a more negative reading, the 9 of Pentacles can predict;
- A need for discretion
- A need for caution
- Feeling trapped
- Building a lifestyle you do not want but having to maintain it
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