Beginners' Guide to Tarot- Card Combinations and their Meanings Revealed #7 The Chariot
When reading a spread of tarot cards, it is important not only to know the meanings of each card and position, but to know which card combinations add extra information for the querent. For example, Three upright eights in a reading announce a marriage, union, or merger. Following are some meanings for card combinations including the Chariot.
#7- The Chariot-movement and achievement, victory, possibly travel or change in residence
The Chariot (with)-
Following the Fool- important news is coming
Preceding the Hierophant- success in an endeavor
Following the Lovers- betrayal
Preceding the Lovers- the end of a romance or venture or someone suddenly departs
The Wheel of Fortune-victory
Preceding the Moon- a secret revealed
Following the Moon- scandal or illness
Following Judgment- victory
Reversed following Judgment- the victory will cause weakness in character
Preceding the World- fulfilled ambitions
Page of swords and 8 of wands- a road trip
Remember that the term "preceding" means the card immediately before the card in question, and "following" is the card directly after the card in question. A good, thorough reading takes time, so watch for card combinations and memorize them if you want to be an efficient reader.