3 of Swords Tarot Card Meanings – three of knives – upright and reversed

3 of Swords Tarot Card Meanings – three of knives – upright


3 of swords tarot card meanings upright and reversed

The 3 of swords tarot card is about a painful situation because it was unexpected. For feelings it can indicate sadness, loneliness, grief and heartbreak. The 3 of swords gives the advice to feel what you feel and follow the process. Take your time to accept these feelings but don’t get absorbed by them. Keep in mind that there will be a new period after this.

The 3 of swords tarot card is also an advice about release.This can be a time that is experienced as difficult but this is temporary because now the querent takes time to focus on the pain.

  • difficult time
  • painful situation and hurt feelings
  • heartache
  • grief, sadness
  • feelings of betrayal and rejection
  • a third person in the relationship
  • betrayal

3 of Swords Tarot Card Meanings – three of knives – reversed


When reversed the querent has bin through a painful period. Reversed the painful period of the 3 of swords had ended.

An advice of the 3 of swords tarot card is to focus now on the future and to release the pain from the past.

The 3 of swords can indicate that the querent is focusing too much on the pain instead of focusing on the outlook of new experiences

  • it is time to heal
  • advice to say sorry to someone
  • a painful situation has ended


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