The Star Tarot Card Meanings

the star tarot card


The Star is the 17th Major Arcana card among all the other 22 Major Arcana cards. On this card, a naked woman is seen sitting near the edge of a small pool or pond, with her right foot in the water, representing her psychic abilities and intuitive powers, while the left foot on the ground, representing her practical thinking and good sense. In her hands, she is holding the two containers of the water, representing her conscious and subconscious mind. She pours the water on the earth’s surface near her, to ensure it’s nourishment and fertility which is evident from the lush green area surrounding her. Behind her, a large star shines (symbol of angels’ blessings and guidance) along with seven other stars which represent the seven chakras. A bird is standing on the branch of a lush green tree which represents the holy ibis of thought (symbol of wisdom, creativity, knowledge, fertility, trust, and communication).


  • Spirituality
  • Creativity
  • Hope and Faith
  • Positivity
  • Healing
  • Fertility
  • Inspiration
  • New Beginnings

General MeaningĀ 

This card signifies that after facing the several difficulties of your life, you are realizing your real essence. You have entered the new peaceful phase of your life where the universe is showering the divine blessings on you. All the stars are in your favour. You will realize that all your work which was stopped earlier is now coming on the right track. This card brings new hope and faith with lots of opportunities to grow in life. You will be able to see a positive change in your attitude. You will be motivated to work and look for several options in your life. This card is a very positive sign, as you will be both physically and mentally fit. This card also suggests the best period to start some artistic work or any creative hobby.

Upright Position

the star-upright position

If ‘The Star’ card appears in the upright position in your spread, then it signifies a positive omen. It symbolizes some new beginnings which will prove to be very fruitful. It ensures the arrival of the good times of your life where you can look for several opportunities. All the divine angels are showering the blessings on you. The universe and all the stars are in your favour. After facing a lot of troubles in your life, you will notice a peaceful change which will help you to grow well in life. If you are looking or a job or thinking of starting a new business, then the appearance of this card in your spread assures the favourable outcome. This card also suggests improving your artistic hobby as it may prove to be very fruitful in future.

Reversed Position

the star-reversed position

If ‘The Star’ appears in the reversed position in your spread, it signifies that still who have not overcome the impact of some painful incident which had happened in past. You are questioning the divine powers of God. You are not able to understand that whatever bad that had happened in your life, it’s all to make you stronger than before. You have lost all the faith and hope in God. If you are still under the impact of the trauma, try taking some professional help which will help you to understand the things well.

It also denotes that earlier you had started some creative work. But now you have lost all the interest in it. You may be finding that work boring and unfruitful. The reversed card advises you to keep some patience as the good things always take time. You need to trust your hard work and the divine energies of the Supreme power.

This card in the reversed position also suggests taking proper care of your health. Stop worrying about unnecessa