Death reversed is a card of stagnation and despair. Perhaps you are stuck in a toxic environment or have lost the motivation to pursue a new adventure. You may still see the opportunity to turn things around, but you have lost your way or found yourself trapped in a situation for which there is no escape. You may feel a lack of purpose, a loss of direction, or a complete lack of energy.
The Death tarot card reversed suggests that you may have been too busy trying to hold on to your current reality that you have lost your chance to change or create something new. You may be resisting change and doing everything in your power to keep your routines or daily life the way it is. There could also be a sense of loss of innocence – you may realize that the end is near, but it may come too soon or suddenly. The Death tarot card reversed also indicates negative influences and the loss of innocence or innocence issues. You may have been too busy trying to hold on to your current reality that you have lost your chance to change or create something new.
Characteristics of Death Reversed
Positive: re-birth, renewed vitality, healing, letting go of past, letting go of limiting beliefs, taking risks, new creative outlet, healing, inner teacher/guide, renewed energy, renewal, end of addictions, change of perspective, staying in touch, finding inspiration in past, end of relationship, leaving a dead end job.
Negative: stuck, resistance, abuse, trauma, avoiding reality, denial, avoiding moving on in love, clinging, repeating trauma in relationship, avoiding change in career, stagnating, ignoring growth, avoiding accountability, self-doubt, procrastination, self-loathing, avoidance, rigidity, selfishness, clinging to negative life habits, living in the past, clinging to relationship, ending relationship, fear of change, procrastination, lack of progress, stuck in boring routine, over-analysis, obsession with finances, fear of debt, fear of failure.
General Meaning of Death Reversed
Death reversed calls you to let go of a limiting belief or a toxic thought that keeps you stuck. You may have allowed these beliefs and thoughts to take hold in your subconscious mind or your personal reality, and now it’s time to release them. If you’re still holding onto these limiting beliefs, you’re going to have to face some consequences. If you’re stuck, get unstuck!
Death reversed card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position signals that it is time to let go of aspects of your life that no longer serve you. You’ve been holding onto your past and worrying about the future for too long. Now is the time to move on and embrace your new beginnings. You have a new lease on life, and you must realize that. To do otherwise may be a recipe for self-defeat. There’s a lesson to be learned here if you’re willing to take the time to learn it. Sometimes, the reversal of the Death card is a sign that you won’t be willing to part ways. You haven’t reached the point where you can let go of the past, and no amount of letting go will change what has happened. As frustrating as it may be, accept where you are in your life instead of resisting it and pushing against the inevitable.
When Death reversed card appears in a negative position that is about weakness, or obstacle in a general Tarot reading, the message the card sends is that you have reached a point in your life where all your strength has been drained away. The reason for the trauma to your body or your mental health is in the way of accepting. If you are having a breakdown, it’s because you have been struggling to cope for a very long period, and now the time has come where you have to accept the reality. Now is the right time to move on from the pain.
If you are sick or fighting an illness, it is a signal that the ‘end’ is near. If you are hoping for a happy ending, it is better to face this painful situation rather than pretend that it will go away. You must stop all distractions and focus on yourself in an unbiased manner so you can focus on the positive.
Death Reversed in the Context of Love and Relationships
If you’ve pulled Death reversed after consulting Tarot about love and relationships, you can be taking a look at your dating history and considering your past relationships and if you wish to move forward or re-evaluate your current one. Reversed Death might indicate that you are dating someone who was in a long-term relationship with someone who is dead. If you are in a relationship, it might be that one of you is already dating someone from your past. In some cases, it could indicate that you are letting go of your past and making way for the future; alternatively, it might signal that you are unable to let go or that you only want closure for your relationship.
A reversed Death card in a love Tarot reading might indicate that you’re attempting to end an existing relationship. Instead of leaving, though, you are putting your past in the past. You could want to forgive your partner to save the relationship, but when he or she continues to act in a toxic manner, then that’s it. If this is the case, you will need to cut your emotional cord. Your partner will not change if you stay in this relationship.
In a love and relationships Tarot reading, Death reversed as feelings is all about love stalling. When this card occurs in reverse, it can suggest that you are holding back your feelings because you fear abandonment. Your relationship may be stalling as your anxiety worsens. Death reversed is not a good omen if you are in a relationship because it can signal that your partnership is not going to last. It can also signify that you are holding back on getting back together and that your anxiety about abandonment is worsening. Reversed, the Death tarot love meaning can signify that if you are unmarried or in a relationship, you are delaying developing your connection because you are having trouble dealing with your past love experiences.
In a relationship, you can have trouble letting go of the past even though you realize it is time. Since you have lost so many people that were important to you, it could be that you are particularly vigilant. This card should serve as a stark reminder that your fear of abandonment will only make you miserable, but you must overcome it to be happy. The relationship you wanted was never there. The people you lost don’t ever want to leave.
Those who have love questions in a love reading Death reversed Tarot card exposes you to a possibility of separation or a separation you already know about. The reversed meaning of Death in a love context says that you might be pushing the other person to leave. You must be aware that this is going to have a lot of consequences for you. Your relationship will suffer from this forced separation and it will make your life miserable. If you are the person leaving your relationship, you must realize that it will bring the worst thing to you. This card is a warning for you to reflect and decide whether this is the right and logical thing to do for your future and your relationship.
If you are in a relationship and Death is reversed, it means that you are trying to change your relationship on your terms. This is another way of breaking the bond and distance. You have been trying hard to change your partner to fit your standards or requirements. Be aware that the person you are trying to adjust to is not ready to change, and if you try too much, they will leave you forever. You must be aware of yourself first and then determine if you want to change anyone.
Death Reversed in the Context of Career
If you’ve pulled Death reversed after asking your deck about career and profession questions, then the time is coming for you to make a change when it comes to job and career. You might be thinking about changing jobs, industries, or companies. This doesn’t need to be a sudden thing. Take your time in doing that! But, something is going to force you to do that. That’s why you have to prepare everything regarding that change.
In a career and business reading Death reversed card reveals sudden career changes. Sometimes this involves the end of a job. In most cases, it is more likely to mean starting a new career. In some cases, it can be a matter of a business not surviving; therefore, you should make sure you do a thorough research on every business you are thinking of investing your money in before doing so. Financial loss is predicted by Death (reversed), and you will have to cope with that.
The Death tarot card (reversed) depicts a person who has lost his/her job or business. Some people’s careers have been on an upswing, but the card shows a downfall of sorts. It could have happened recently; however, it can also be a sign for the future. Chances are that you are going to witness some crucial changes in your career and you are going to have to make some tough adjustments in regard to your finances and future, the card warns.
Death Reversed in the Context of Finances
If you’ve pulled Death reversed in a finance reading this doesn’t necessarily signify impending ruin, for there is still time to prepare an effective rescue plan. You can do something to prevent this, or you can spend more, or you can make more. It can simply mean that you are delaying a necessary expenditure, or that you did so without thinking it through and are now paying the price. In some cases, it can also signify that some debt problems you were avoiding are resurfacing, giving you less time to prepare. While it can be tempting to push forward, you cannot do so without consideration of what might happen.
One way to avoid having to make this choice is to ask yourself what you can do to change your financial situation. If you are not in debt, you might consider saving or setting aside money for emergencies, as this prepares you to deal with the problem in the future. It might also help to work with a professional or a buddy to come up with a solution. Ahead of time, it might also indicate that your concern for your finances is worse than it would usually be.
Death reversed card in a finance reading describes your finances and how you are handling your expenditures. You can be in denial about your true expenses. There are many ways you can accomplish this. It is best to face the truth about your debts and expenses and start planning what you will do to pay back your creditors. If you are a gambler, your habits have become bad. You need to understand that this is a bad habit and you will need to practice better judgment if you hope to have a normal life in the future.
Death Reversed in the Context of Health
If your question is about what should you focus on regarding health, Death reversed card in a reading exposes you to focus on the mental side of your health. You should spend time focusing on your mental health and explore new methods of spirituality. Also, with this card, you might need some emergency treatment to get your health back on track. The best way to treat this is by consulting a doctor and getting advice from them. This is necessary to provide relief to your present condition without taking the slightest risk of not being able to recover it.
If you have questions about health, Death reversed Tarot card shows up that you are clinging to things that will block your life’s path. It shows that you have problems adjusting your beliefs and thoughts to the facts of life and that you are scared of your future. This card says that your negative vibration is dragging you down. You might be worried or depressed and experiencing problems like anxiety, panic, loneliness, and inability to accept the reality. When Death card appears to you, be calm and have faith in your capabilities. You will get rid of problems as you go.
If your question is about what should be your focus when overcoming an illness, Death card reversed in a reading exposes you to your past mistakes. You will have to pay for it. Death card reversed indicates that you are on a wrong path and must quit it. This will help you rebuild your health and strength again.
Death Card Reversed Through Spirituality and Self-Development
When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Death reversed, it indicates that you may have trouble knowing what to let go of. Consider how you spend your time, and what things bring you the most joy. Eliminate the “unnecessary” and be more selective with what you allow into your life. Doing this, you’ll be much closer to fulfilling your destiny. Another meaning is that you are delaying important changes and avoiding the inevitable, so you can have more time to prepare for your shift. This card also suggests that if you are in the midst of a breakup, divorce or the loss of a relationship, you may instead become entangled in the mess. Make sure you know what you are getting into, and prepare for the emotional turmoil that is sure to come.
In spirituality and self-development reading Death reversed card reveals that there is a part of you that fears the transition to your higher self and its new ways of thinking and acting. It is important to remember that everything must change in order to grow, and you will be in a much different place after the change has occurred. Your Higher Self is calling you to embrace this change and continue on your journey with more growth and expansion.
When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Death reversed, you may be hesitant to let go of your past to experience something new. You may be clinging to a relationship or a job that you know is harmful to you, even though you realize it must come to an end. This is the first sign that you do not feel ready for the transition. You still have more to learn about what is truly in your best interest.
When the Death Reversed card comes up in your Tarot reading, it tells you that it’s time to take a break. You’re probably working longer than necessary to complete a project or see something through. You may not have the support you need from your colleagues or business partners. You may also believe that you have to invest even more of your energy or time into a project to achieve success. Even though you may be eager to complete this task, it may be time to turn it over to someone else. Make sure that you set aside time to consider if it’s really the best use of your time and energy to continue. This break will be good for you-don’t be concerned!
Is Death Reversed Yes or No Card?
If you are seeking an answer about whether Death reversed card is a yes or no card, the answer is no at this moment. As Death suggests endings, there is still work to be done before you can say that this is truly the end. It’s time to invest in something that will help you move forward. This can come in many forms. Are you looking to start a new business? Are you dealing with a relationship that isn’t working out? It might be in the form of something spiritual such as yoga or a new diet. No matter what it is, you’ll need to make a mental space to allow this to take hold.
Death Reversed as a Person
If your question is about Death reversed card as a person, a reading exposes a character who is prone to emotional outbursts. This behavior is a reflection of their loss. They might have been very close to their loved ones but suddenly get separated, which can be very upsetting to them. They must learn to live with what is happening and don’t allow themselves to get attached to what can go wrong in life. The reversed Death tarot card also comes up as a warning to a person who is on a constant emotional rollercoaster. He should look to make healthy changes to his life, which will make him feel better.
If you are seeking a physical description of Death reversed card as a person, this is someone who is obsessed to avoid death. Death reversed tarot card indicates that you are afraid of dying or you have been given news that scares you. You are living in denial, and this is preventing you from moving on. Death reversed indicates that you are being prevented from letting go or saying goodbye and may never learn the lessons you have to learn. You will never forgive. This is also the time to let go of those things that you have been holding on to for a long time and start giving yourself the love you deserve. Now is the time to start making those changes on your life. As you clear out your belongings and purge your old life, you will discover a renewed sense of inner meaning and clarity. You know you have to go. You will no longer wait for that door to open for you. Now is the time to close that window you are waiting for and start making some changes.
If your question is about a Death reversed card as a emotional description of person, a reading exposes the person’s inability to let go of a significant emotional experience. This tarot card may also show up when the Seeker is refusing to accept the truth and is only clinging to an illusion. The Seeker might get lost in the grief that is involved with this situation and may only believe the negative, upsetting repercussions of this event.
A reversed Death tarot card might indicate that a situation has reached its natural conclusion. You should take advantage of this time and make plans for a new beginning. Death reversed is a card that represents the end of a period of grief. This Major Arcana tarot card might suggest that you will overcome your grief when you learn to accept the truth. This will help you make plans for a new beginning. The cards in your Tarot reading are powerful, and this will assist you in overcoming the obstacles that you face in your life. Trust that things will work out in your favour.
Death Reversed as a Feeling
When you draw Death reversed as a feeling, a card reveals that there is still much to learn, and you are not ready to let go yet. If you have been working on a new chapter of your life, you may have been feeling stuck because you are resisting the changes that this new way of living requires. If you are no longer able to wait for the changes you want to occur, try and cut the lose by working with what it has brought, but try to look forward as to what you can do to prepare yourself for the future.
The Death card reversed shows you that all good things must come to an end and you have been feeling the disruption of this change for a while. If you recently suffered a break or loss, there is still much to suffer, but you are no longer able to do so because you have built up your own defenses and are now able to face the problems that have come your way. You have learned something about yourself after seeing the painful side of the event, and you can now look forward to the future with hopes to learn something new along the way, too learn about yourself.
In card as a feeling reading Death reversed card indicates that you have gone through some turbulent and depressing times in your past and are just waiting for the end instead of overcoming it. Now in times of challenge and conflict, you may be waiting for it to end so you can move on with your life. Death reversed might also represent a period of contemplation and introspection in your life, where you want to understand your life better and rediscover your true purpose. Also, it might mean that you’re avoiding change in your life because of which you are missing out on new opportunities. This will make you feel as if you are stuck in a rut and are not evolving with the times.
As you avoid change, you may be creating a circumstance where you won’t accept your own death. Instead of accepting the inevitability of death and letting go, you are trying to prolong it. Death in your life, which is inevitable, is now becoming an escape route for you. Death and life are like a cycle and they both have their good and bad aspects. You have to put those things behind you and accept your life’s conclusion. The time has come.
What Is Death Card Reversed as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?
When Death reversed card appears in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position, it means that you are beginning to accept the realities of life and are therefore prepared to be reborn in another form. This might be a natural transition for you that you are now ready for. Maybe you’ve recently gone through a challenging personal transformation or spiritual awakening, or you might be undergoing a significant spiritual transition, like moving into a new location, job, or school. Perhaps you’ve discovered a deep desire to take some time to care for yourself, letting go of unhealthy attachments and relationships that no longer serve you.
The reversed form of Death indicates that your attempts to escape your problems are now failing. You can think that you are above the situation that you are going through, but you are now about to learn that you are the one who needs to work on a solution. Your attempts at escape are making the problem worse, and that is why you are facing it. Instead of trying to avoid the problem and bury your head in the sand, now is the time to face it. There is no reason to live in a constant state of fear.
When Death reversed card appears in a positive position that is about advantages or strength in a Tarot reading, the message the card sends is positive. Reversing Death tarot card indicates that a time of change has ended and a new beginning is in store. Perhaps you have been struggling with a difficult situation for too long and your patience has worn out. The last thing that you want now is more of the same. You can breathe a sigh of relief that the situation has come to an end, and now is the right time to let go of what could no longer be altered. You might be pushing away those who are no longer serving you because you see them as a waste of your time. You might also realize how much they are really worth it. If you have been working towards a specific goal, you can be amazed to find that you have achieved it.
Death Reversed as an Obstacle
When pulled in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position, Death reversed card calls you to rise from the ashes and face the next chapter head-on. What has been holding you back? What fears are preventing you from seizing the opportunity before you? The Reversed Tarot signifies that now is the time to rid yourself of any inner blocks and allow a brand new you to emerge. You must learn to accept the end of the old and open yourself to a better future.
Death reversed as personality types can denote someone who has difficulty accepting change and moving on from the past. They may prefer to keep the old instead of letting go and embracing the new. Their fear of change is preventing them from truly living their lives. They may go in and out of relationships and jobs because they cannot see the point of it all. What they lack in passion for life they make up for in substance. When they can’t or won’t let go, they become extremely toxic and difficult to be around.
Death reversed card in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position calls you to go into the light and release yourself from any self-imposed restrictions. Things that were holding you back (i.e., guilt thinking about old relationships, self-sabotage) are now being purged from your life. This may be the beginning of a new relationship, or a spiritual awakening of sorts. You may not be ready to let go of what has kept you down, but this is a positive thing if you can release the past. You are becoming aware of who you are and what you stand to gain.
When you receive the Death tarot card in reverse, you can find yourself in a very challenging position. You may have gone through a traumatic event and you may feel completely cut off from the world around you. This prevents you from moving forward with what you really desire for. All you can think about is the past. Life has a way of reminding us of everything we have lost, and you may be clinging to the memory of the relationship that ended instead of accepting that you have to move on and forget about the past.
Death reversed can also appear as a weakness if it isn’t balanced out by strength and resilience. Perhaps you’ve had a recent loss or the death of someone close, but are too wrapped up in grief or sadness to see the ways you will rise from the ashes. You may be so preoccupied with the pain and suffering that you have lost touch with your own inner spirit. You may find that you can’t see the beauty of life and can’t find your own purpose.
When you are nearing the end of a cycle and experience a significant event, you may not want it to stop. But once the dust has settled and you emerge from mourning, will you take what you have learned, and put it to better use? Or will you bury it deep in your subconscious, allowing it to keep haunting you and preventing you from moving forward? You will need to confront it before you can leave it behind. You should focus on accepting that the time has come and making the most of your remaining time rather than letting life’s last moments suck the energy out of you.
Death Card Reversed as a Future Outcome
If your question is about your general future and challenges ahead, Death reversed card in the reading signals that there is a possibility of destruction or a big change in the upcoming period, which will be challenging for you. You will face a mental health problem, which is going to be difficult for you to handle. This kind of time will test your strength and your character. You must face this difficulty as a true hero and do not let anyone tell you that you are powerless. This will help you a lot in the future as you will gain self-respect with all these negative traits you have.
Death reversed card in a future outcome Tarot spread position signals that you will learn a lesson from your past and will be able to make corrections before moving forward. You should be less concerned about protecting your ego and more concerned about putting the needs of others first. You may be going through a transformation that will allow you to finally become the person you were born to be. This will also allow you to discover your authentic self and let go of what is no longer serving you. It may take a long time, but with effort and determination, you are sure to get there. Do not be afraid to ask for the help that is necessary.
The Death card reversed indicates that you are refusing to let go of the negativity that is holding you back no matter how much you desire to move forward. You are stuck in the past and are not prepared to leave the past where it belongs: behind you. You need to start living in the present and let go of those things that no longer benefit you. You have the chance to create a new future for yourself, but you may be resisting doing so.
When Death reversed card appears in a future outcome position in a Tarot reading, it indicates that you are living your life in a way that prevents your resurrection. It could mean that you have been avoiding challenging circumstances in your life. You may be stuck in a job or relationship that is making you miserable or that you are attempting to prevent life from changing by avoiding change altogether. Or you may be trying to escape difficult issues from your past. This path will only make problems worse. Instead, embrace the changes required to bring about a new beginning and a better future in your life. When this card comes reversed, it also signifies that you are resisting change and that you don’t want a new beginning in your life. And the older you are getting, the more you are finding change and transition difficult. You can change the outcome if you are committed to your journey and let your true self be revealed. You may just need to start fresh with a new idea about what you really want from life. You can go through a difficult transition in the meantime, but you will be all right in the end.
Death Reversed Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur
If you’re asking Tarot when will a specific happening occur, Death reversed exposes THE EVENT won’t arrive gradually, it will come quickly. Also, the time in which you want or think your wish will come true will turn out to be very different from the actual time. The card depicts a sudden end of things, which makes the occurrence of things more unpredictable. Death’s tarot card comes up reversed as a sign that you are avoiding letting go and dying to your own life. Or perhaps you are afraid of dying and would rather do anything to avoid the inevitable process. On the other hand, it could mean that you are waiting to be reborn, something you want to avoid. The Death card reversed also suggests that you are trying to avoid the truth, and you are being superficial as a result. You may have a lot of concerns about death and the unknown, but you are letting things pass you by. You are pretending to be fine while in fact, you are scared and disturbed.
When you’re asking Tarot when will a certain happening occur and you get Death reversed card in your reading, it means that everything you are wanting or praying for will come to you, but there’s a sense of stagnation and an unwillingness to let go on your part. Death, when reversed, can suggest that you are becoming so attached to a way of life that you fear letting it go. For example, you may remain the same person no matter what your circumstances are. To break free from this kind of attachment, you need to be willing to let go of what is no longer serving you and embracing what is new and positive.