8 of Swords Tarot Card Meanings – eight of knives – upright


8 of swords tarot card meanings upright and reversed

When the 8 of swords tarot card upright appears the querent feels stuck at this moment. This more because of the limitations of the querent because it is possible to get over them. The other cards around will give more advice about this.
For example When the card the hanged man is nearby it is possible to overcome these limitations by a new point of view and it is time to take off the blindfold.

The 8 of swords could also represent the stockholm syndrome.

  • being stuck
  • being a prisoner of your own thoughts
  • stockholm syndrome
  • get over your limitations
  • becoming conscious of your disabilities
  • behavior issue that holds you back
  • carrying weight of others
  • let good things happen

8 Swords Tarot Card Meanings – eight of knives – reversed


When the 8 of swords tarot card appears reversed, the blindfold is taken off and the querent probably knows his limitations and is maybe even freeing himself from boundaries.

In a love relationship this card can reversed indicate that there is now space to get to know each other better.

  • freeing yourself from boundaries
  • being too focused on feeling free
  • being free to see new perspectives
  • let go of old limiting behavior


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