Ten of Swords reversed card describes a transformation that involves accepting responsibilities that the person used to avoid. Ten of swords reversed indicates that the Seeker has come to terms with a significant loss or change in their life. The seeker needs to accept responsibility for their own actions and the suffering that they have caused. The person is ready to learn from their mistakes and move on from the past.
Characteristics of Ten of Swords Reversed
Positive: survival, release, forgiveness, healing, recuperation, getting over, healing from past, letting go, moving on from relationship, healing from emotional wounds, avoiding self-sabotage, facing reality, facing anxiety about finances, facing reality about finances.
Negative: relapse, failure, inability, returning, self-sabotage, avoid conflict, don’t take risks, self-doubt, denial, avoid work-related stress, failure to communicate about money, avoid making big purchases, avoid financial loss, depression.
General Meaning of Ten of Swords Reversed
Ten of swords reversed as a person indicates someone who is ready to leave their suffering behind, free from their self-deception. They are ready to make a fresh start and take their power back. They are learning lessons from their mistakes, and they realize that they can no longer avoid their own responsibilities. They are also learning to trust in themselves again and are starting to take control of their life. They are ready to rebuild and start again. The truth is that they have nothing left to hide and they are ready to face the world with a confident and mature attitude. The seeker has faced a trauma in their life and is now ready to leave it behind.
You may have already faced the consequences of your missteps, if you’ve pulled Ten of Swords reversed card in a general Tarot reading. You could be learning from your past mistakes or reflecting on a recent failure, as this card in reverse suggests. You may have discovered your inner strength and prepared for what is to come in this life. You may have a new strategy or a fresh perspective in mind when the next battle requires resolution or conflict.
Many times, the Ten of Swords reversed card symbolizes forgiveness. Even though you’ve inflicted considerable damage to your own life and have suffered a great number of setbacks as a result of your mistakes, you’re open to letting go and ready to start fresh. Perhaps you’ve finally seen the error of your past behavior and are ready to face the consequences of your actions.
The Ten of Swords reversed suggests that you’re developing positive attitudes about life after a period of struggle and despair. You have a new perspective on the past and can look back with a critical eye as you reflect on the mistakes you made.
Ten of Swords reversed card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position calls you to take a fresh look at life. If you’ve been dealing with persistent negativity and pessimism, the Ten of Swords reversed might signify the end of that. Consider making a change in how you are seeing the world and your part of it. It may also be a sign that while you still carry wounds, they are healing. Allow yourself this time of healing. For some, this card can also indicate that the Ten of Swords person has finally had enough of the self-deception and lies that have been going on, and has now come to a point of awakening. This could be a good thing-we should listen to people who are tired of living the lies and are finally ready to cut free from whatever self-deception or self-sabotage that has held them back. On the other hand, this can also mean that this person is simply bottling up the shame and pain they are feeling (or, perhaps, trying to suppress it).
The message the card sends is to get up again, especially when Ten of Swords reversed card appears in a negative position that is about weakness, or obstacle in a general Tarot reading. Don’t let your failures, guilt, and remorse defeat you. The time to mourn has already passed, but it’s time to move on. Ten of Swords reversed indicates that time has come to heal from the past. It’s time to forget about the pain you felt in the past and move forward positively. For those who have been suffering from mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, and more, Ten of Swords reversed says that healing is coming. You will find answers that are helpful to you. This Minor Arcana indicates that you have already reached a breaking point and it’s time to let go. Let yourself be free of the pain that is holding you back in life.
Ten of Swords Reversed in the Context of Love and Relationships
Ten of Swords reversed card indicates healing and letting go of the past, and this is the case particularly in a love reading .The relationship you have is one of security, and you both are letting go of past wounds in order to be together. In the near future you will get past the scars left from the past and be free to heal and learn how to trust again.
Ten of swords (reversed) signifies healing and forgiving in a relationship. There is often a big argument and a lot of resentment towards each other that might need to be released before the relationship can progress. This card reversed indicates that the resentment and fighting has to end in order to continue the relationship.
Ten of Swords Reversed in the Context of Career
Ten of Swords reversed Tarot card indicates that you are healing and recovering from past conflicts in your career. Maybe you were recently let go, and you are working to improve your confidence and get over the stress. Those who have career questions in a career and business reading, this card often shows up reversed when the Seeker has dealt with mental health issues in the past and is now returning to the material world, putting the past behind them. This Minor Arcana card from the Suit of Swords indicates healing, but it still does have some wounds and scars, so you might not be fully recovered. There might still be some negativity about you at work. Take it as a learning experience and don’t worry about it too much right now. All that will be over soon and you will go back to your regular mode.
Ten of Swords Reversed in the Context of Finances
This card can mean that you will suffer some kind of financial loss, but this reading can also indicate that you will get it back. If you’ve pulled Ten of Swords reversed in a finance reading, you may come out stronger financially than you might have imagined, and you will be able to deal with this difficult time with your own resources. The reversed ten of swords can also signal that a little bit of healing is happening, and you will discover what you can do to avoid a future financial collapse.
You may have suffered some kind of financial hardship, but there is a chance you’ll come out stronger. You might discover that you are able to avoid the worst of this next time. If you’ve pulled the Ten of Swords in the reversed position, you may find that you are able to avoid a future financial collapse.
Ten of Swords Reversed in the Context of Health
If you’ve pulled Ten of Swords reversed in reading about your health, it means that no matter what steps you are taking to fight off an illness, it will still seem as if magic can help you recover. It may be a sign that you’re trying too hard or that you do too much. Take a moment to take a break. Don’t push yourself to the breaking point.
Ahead, Ten of Swords (reversed) signifies that you are trying too hard to get back to health. You are working so hard that you are overburdening yourself and struggling to catch your breath. Take a step back, gather your strength and rest.
In terms of spirituality, the Ten of Swords reversed suggest that it is time to start over. The events you have been clinging to may be preventing you from starting anew. You need to release your grip and move on so that you can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel.
Ten of Swords Card Reversed Through Spirituality and Self-Development
When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Ten of Swords reversed, it may signify finding your spirituality, but it may also mean that you’re letting other people and their opinions get in the way. You need to take your own path and be your own person. The greatest thing is to know yourself and be happy and satisfied with the results. Ten of Swords reversed is telling you that you need to find closure in your own life. You need to be self-aware of what you need and what will give you lasting fulfillment.
In a relationship reading, Ten of Swords reversed can indicate the beginning of a break-up, but it can also mean that the couple must work on their communication skills if they wish to stay together. There is a chance for reconciliation, but only if you’ve learned to communicate and resolve your issues.
Is Ten of Swords Reversed Yes or No Card?
When you’re asking Tarot yes or no question, and you’ve pulled Ten of Swords reversed, you can still interpret this card as a definitive no. However, you can also take this to mean that whatever you’re going through is in need of letting go. You’re holding on to a strong belief that everything is hopeless. In doing so, you aren’t being proactive about making the necessary adjustments for the present or for the future.
When the Ten of Swords is reversed, it means that you have reached a point where you’ve resigned yourself to the fact that you’re helpless. You’re currently experiencing defeat and a lack of hope. You’ve likely gone through a challenging period that has tested your endurance. However, now you are becoming aware of how important it is to stop fighting and instead face the reality of your current situation. Another interpretation of the Ten of Swords when it is reversed is that you’re not ready for change and you’ll need to adjust your strategy.
Even though everything isn’t rosy, you do have the opportunity to let go of whatever has happened and take steps forward to make things right again.
Ten of Swords Reversed as a Person
When drawing Ten of Swords reversed as a person, a card describes a person who is being haunted by past events. Many times, the Ten of Swords reversed can indicate that you will get support from others to get past this difficult time. The support offered could be material or spiritual. In some ways, this is the end of a chapter if you are going through a rough patch and can look back on your past mistakes and learn from them. However, if the Ten of Swords appears upside down and represents the negative, there is a possibility that those events will repeat themselves.
When the Ten of Swords Reversed appears in a Tarot reading, it serves as a warning that you will eventually hit rock bottom if you are not able to let go of the past. This is the ending to a long story and signifies that there are no more options. If you try to make things work, you will only get hurt more as a result. On the other hand, there is a chance that what was supposed to be the end actually just marks a new beginning.
Those who have questions about a emotional traits of a person, Ten of Swords reversed Tarot card indicates that you will get a clear picture of the person and the situation. People around you will be kind to you and will help you as much as they can. You are very emotional, and you are too sensitive. You have to learn to get over depression and trauma.
Ten of Swords Reversed as a Feeling
A card reveals a time in your life when you are feeling stuck. Perhaps you are stuck between two choices and have a hard time deciding between a decision that may harm you or one that will leave you feeling disconnected, unfulfilled, and alone. When you draw Ten of Swords reversed as a feeling, the card is here to remind you that the best course of action is to move forward, leaving the past behind. You may have suffered great loss and tragedy, but letting this chapter of your life guide you can be the path to healing and renewal. In fact, letting go will allow you to embrace a fresh start that will help you create a more positive life.
This card may also represent a need to be honest with yourself, even if it is hard. You may discover that you are holding yourself to a higher standard than you should, and you are taking too much punishment. You may hide the truth about why you have been experiencing issues, or you may not be telling the whole story. Even if this may be hard for you to do, it is for the greater good.
What Is Ten of Swords Card Reversed as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?
The card symbolizes triumph and overcoming hardships, when Ten of Swords reversed appears in a positive Tarot position, or as strength and advantage. You are reclaiming your life from the lingering effects of the tragedies you have faced, and you have found a way to reenter your life. When this card is reversed, however, it might indicate that you may be bottling up your feelings or refusing to let go of the pain associated with the incident. Allowing yourself to be vulnerable and open to experiencing the pain will allow it to wash over you.
The reversed Ten of Swords invites you to take a fresh look at your life. You have suffered a significant loss, and you have difficulty moving forward because you feel as if nothing will be different after the suffering. You must, however, reevaluate your life and determine whether you can still go on. This will involve taking stock of the damage inflicted on you and coming to terms with what will no longer serve you.
On one hand, The Ten of Swords reversed suggests that a significant defeat or reversal is in your near future.
Ten of Swords Reversed as an Obstacle
You must remember that things will not be as dire as they first appear, if you’ve pulled Ten of Swords reversed card in a negative, weakness, or obstacle position in a reading. This card could also be a sign that you’re not willing to let go of your past suffering to a better future. Although you want to heal, you cling to the old pain and refuse to let go. You might also not be ready to forgive those who hurt you because it might be too painful for you to do so. You need to give yourself a break and allow yourself to heal from the pain, even if it will not be the end. Try to look at it as a new beginning and start afresh. The reversed ten of Swords encourages you to look at the reasons why you are letting these chains hold you there. Are you struggling? If so, now is the time to change. Examine situations that are giving yourself or pushing you to be a victim. Let things go. This is the first step to self-acceptance and to a new life free of the chains that have held you there.
Ten of Swords Card Reversed as a Future Outcome
Drawing Ten of Swords reversed in the future position also suggests that you might be recovering from a stressful situation. You might be feeling relieved from the pressure and trauma that you have been experiencing. However, keep in mind that the Ten of Swords in the reversed form also states that these problems might arise again. Try to find out more about the root causes of your current situation and think about the ways to deal with them in the future. Also, the Ten of Swords (reversed) says that you should not ignore the warning signs because it might be pointing to the same problem that you have already faced.
Ten of Swords reversed card in in a future outcome Tarot spread position calls you to rejoin society or to reattach yourself after a period of seclusion. The pain you feel from your past will start to subside, but it will not dissipate altogether. A period of healing is needed on the other end, one that gives you space to start over and move on.
The Ten of Swords reversed often shows up when you are trying to push away feelings that you fear are connected to your past. The pain and suffering you experience when you deny or bury these feelings is one that will only come back to you in some way. You will only be able to advance in your life when you finally accept these emotions. Don’t be afraid to ask for help in doing so. Others have walked this path before you, and they can offer wisdom and guidance. One way or another, it is time to move on.
The Ten of Swords reversed reminds you to take responsibility for your actions and be accountable for your deeds.
Ten of Swords Reversed Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur
Ten of Swords reversed Tarot card reveals that the time is not that far. If you are wondering when will a certain event take place, this card also indicates that you will be moving on from the past trauma very soon. You have learned from your past experience and have realized the truth about your life. Now in a better mental state, you are prepared to face the forthcoming problems that are waiting for you. However, as there is no turning back time, you still have to face the consequences of your actions.