The Hermit reversed is a card of re-birth, which means that you are re-birth from your old ways or beliefs, and you are re-orienting yourself to the new ways, which are being taught to you by means of the Universe. Your inner-self is being recharged by means of your inner-self, and your outside self is getting re-oriented to your inner self and being charged up by means of your higher soul. As a result, you are gaining your consciousness, and you are becoming more aware of your inner wisdom and your inner self. This card of the tarot is a sign of personal growth.
The Hermit reversed indicates that you have recently emerged from a period of solitude, and now you are ready to reengage with people and society, but you are also ready to learn new things, which can help you reorient your consciousness from yourself to others. You might have been spending a lot of time in solitude, and because of that, you have been neglecting your basic needs, like spending time with people, and being with nature.
Characteristics of The Hermit Reversed
Positive: connecting with your inner voice, being more social, finding guidance in a supportive crowd, being in a community, spending time meditating, focusing on your spiritual journey, solitude, self-development, learning new skills, introspection, learning more about the world, being more in touch with your instincts, avoiding crowds, being disconnected from others, growing emotionally, growing spiritually, being introverted.
Negative: withdrawal, loneliness, paranoia, fear, loneliness, introspection, low self-esteem, solitude, paranoia, lack of knowledge, low education, lack of knowledge, no mentor, self-doubt, fears about finances, no advice, no guidance, information overload, missed learning opportunities, overconfident, no self-improvement.
General Meaning of The Hermit Reversed
When you pull The Hermit reversed card in a general Tarot reading of your life, it indicates that you are in the process of reintegrating into society and finding your inner strength again. You may have been spending a lot of time alone lately, but now you want to be around people. You’re reemerging from a period of introspection and withdrawal. It’s time to reconnect with your higher self. A reversal can also indicate that you are overburdening or isolating yourself too much and perhaps even going a bit ‘loco moco’ in your pursuit of inner knowledge and enlightenment.
The Hermit reversed might occur when a general sense of isolation and withdrawal have been encouraged or used to avoid an emotional challenge. It may be that your inner guidance is getting shut off because you are rejecting the advice of your inner voice, inner guidance, and/or conscience. It may be time to re-engage with this inner voice. You’re isolating yourself too much, and the inner guidance and conscience have been lost or at least not properly directed. You may be rejecting advice from your inner voice.
The Hermit reversed card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position tells you that the solitude that you are accustomed to could be affecting your mental health and happiness. It may be time to reconnect with folks you care about or a spiritual guide. The reversed Hermit might mean that you are trying to avoid the hard lessons that you’ve learned by ignoring your spiritual side, so you should allow yourself the time to take a break. It may be a symptom of isolation, loneliness, or loneliness due to not being able to establish contact with folks you care about. Regardless of why this has happened, you must be aware of the fact that to move forward, you need to let go of whatever is preventing you from letting someone in.
The Hermit reversed card can mean that you are ready to take what you learned from your solitary retreat, and you no longer need to be alone. You may be ready to reconnect with folks you care about. Reversed, the Hermit might mean that you are isolating yourself, that you have lost sight of your goals, or you are struggling to make it without the aid of anybody.
When The Hermit reversed card appears in a negative position that describes weakness, or obstacle in a general Tarot reading means that you are going to encounter problems in your life. It would mean that you have been too dependent on your guides to lead you to your goals and instead of relying on your inner self, you have been using your guides. It’s also a sign that you’re going to be working alone when your time calls for team work. It is advised that if the card is pulled up for you, to stay alert.
The Hermit card (reversed) is a sign that you have been too dependent on your guides to lead you to your goals and instead of relying on your inner self, you have been using your guides. It is also a sign that you are going to be working alone when your time calls for team work. This will not help you to gain more self-esteem and self-confidence. The card means that you believe that you are going to fail no matter what you try. This could be a sign that you are too dependent on the opinions of others.
The Hermit Reversed in the Context of Love and Relationships
In love and relationships Tarot reading The Hermit reversed calls you to take steps toward your inner feelings towards romance if you are single. If the Hermit is in the reversed position, it might mean you are avoiding dating for fear of rejection. It also means that you are afraid that you are alone and you are not meant to be alone because you think you are unworthy of finding love. You believe that you are too awkward or strange to attract someone new or that something is preventing you from finding a relationship that you deserve. Whatever the underlying reason may be, you must stop thinking that way so you can move toward your goal of finding love.
If you have not yet met someone, it could be that you are afraid of making the first move and not getting rejected. However, if you think that this person is not worth the effort to pursue, you should stop right there! You don’t need to be afraid to tell this person how you feel, whether it’s in a more direct way or through passive expressions, such as sighs and looks. Someone in this situation may actually be waiting for you to make the first move.
The Hermit reversed through feelings in a love Tarot reading symbolizes a feeling of being alone in a relationship, which might cause one to feel a bit disconnected. The lack of guidance from a mentor or a person who is in authority and knows what they’re doing might also be playing a role. Additionally, it might be a sign of a broken connection, which will require some work. If single, The Hermit reversed may portend that you’ll be going through a period of loneliness at this time that could feel stifling. Being single will offer you the time to develop your own independent lifestyle and to learn from your experiences. Being by yourself can be quite invigorating.
A relationship with the Hermit reversed might go badly. It can mean that you feel lonely and isolated from everyone, including your companion, and that you might not have anyone to confide in. Reversed, this Major Arcana card of love also means that certain aspects of your relationship may seem rather shallow or superficial, according to the Tarot readers at Tarot card readers for singles.
If you have issues about love and relationship, The Hermit reversed card exposes that you have come out of your shell now. You have started to open up and have gotten the help you needed from a close companion. Now, you have the energy and spirit to find and focus on the right person to spend your entire life with.
The Hermit Reversed in the Context of Career
In a Tarot career reading, The Hermit reversed can predict that an unexpected move has been made in your work life. It can also symbolize being out in the cold in your profession. If you’re a business owner, it may mean that you’re isolating yourself to focus intensely on your vision and drive, but on the outside, you are being aloof or even distant to others. Are you prepared to make any sacrifices (like sharing leadership with your colleague) in order to accomplish your goals? Regardless, this card is a warning that you must do so. The longer you wait, the fainter your chances will be to create the kind of success you desire.
On the other hand, it can be that The Hermit (reversed) has appeared in a professional setting but that you are currently going through a time of loneliness or isolation. You could be working from home, spending more time alone, or making less frequent social contacts. You might not even know who your coworkers are. It may be more difficult than normal for you to collaborate or share your thoughts.
In a career and business reading The Hermit reversed card reveals that you are feeling rather out of touch with your work right now. You might feel there is a lot of gaps in understanding about your work. Your colleagues might be quite unfriendly to you which means that you have to go extra hard in order to stay in your project.
Also, The Hermit reversed card serves as a warning card for you and tells you to be careful about your job search. As you are going through your career, you might find that you lack a lot of knowledge about your projects and colleagues, making a difficult environment. This card also represents that you are going through a period of loneliness in your workplace which is impacting your concentration.
The Hermit Reversed in the Context of Finances
If you’ve pulled The Hermit reversed in a finance reading it can mean you are becoming more prone to anxiety and paranoia when it comes to money matters. On the one hand, you are being too paranoid about potential financial loss, while on the other hand, you are too naive about the risks that come with having money. You must find a way to balance both sides of these perceptions. Consider how much you are spending now, and think about how long it takes to recover the amount you’ve lost. It could be that what you initially thought was a loss is really just a necessary investment. You are beginning to see this.
In a finance reading The Hermit reversed is a card of feeling alone at times during the financial period. Sometimes we don’t ask for help because we are embarrassed or don’t consider ourselves worthy. Make sure you have a support system in place or you can be at risk. Sometimes this card can also suggest that there is a lack of wisdom when it comes to your financial decisions. Are you fully understanding what is going on when it comes to your funds? Are you listening to the guidance of those around you or are you following your own instincts?
The Hermit Reversed in the Context of Health
If you’ve pulled The Hermit reversed in reading about your health, it means that you need to get to the root of why you are unwell. It may be because you are neglecting to look after your mental health. You need to start appreciating every moment of happiness in your life, because it will take a while for the good health to return. Excessive worrying should be avoided as it will sap our energy and lower our immunity. Try to focus more on your physical health and reduce the amount of time you spend worrying about things.
Don’t be afraid to talk to the doctor and talk a lot. It is important to learn about your health concerns and how they relate to your situation. Getting a medical opinion will help you feel less overwhelmed and get you back on the right track of your health.
In a health reading The Hermit reversed card reveals that you are suffering from mental health problems and you need to think about your health. You need to consult a doctor as soon as you can and find out the issue with your health. The card also says that if you want to correct your health issue, then you need to improve your spirituality and find solace in your life.
If your question is about what should be your focus when overcoming an illness, The Hermit card reversed in a reading exposes that you should focus on your spiritual growth. Your physical health is more important right now. But once you get better, you should focus on meditation. It will improve your connection with nature and the universe. Also, it will help you to understand the hidden laws of the universe. Meditation is an excellent thing which you should start.
The Hermit Card Reversed Through Spirituality and Self-Development
When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled The Hermit reversed, take a moment to consider your approach. The Hermit reversed suggests that you have turned inward for a while to focus your energies and get in the right state of mind to start making changes and developing new behaviors. It may also mean that you are delaying personal growth because of a lack of self-understanding and insight. Reversed, this Major Arcana card reminds you that you must take the time to reflect and examine your life to find out where you could be improving.
The reversed Hermit encourages you to think more deeply and to learn more about yourself. You are putting the effort in to find out who you are and where you are going. You may have been so preoccupied with external matters that you haven’t been paying attention to what’s going on within. You’ve been so focused on the world around you and your ambitions that your life has been devoid of a sense of purpose and meaning.
Now is the time to stop running from your problems and to face your emotions.
Those who have questions in a spirituality and self-development reading, The Hermit reversed Tarot card indicates that you have been seeking answers about your soul purpose. You have started to focus more on inner work and meditation. You are now ready to get connected with your soul and expand your consciousness. You know you need to learn more about yourself. Now is the time to take the next step and start a path of self-discovery. In other words, you might be ready to start a new life phase such as study, meditation, and spiritual work. However, The Hermit reversed card suggests that you are still trying to determine your inner calling and purpose. You might be busy at work, but your soul is not quite connected with its true purpose. It is still too attached to worldly matters like earning money and getting appreciation from others. Your soul is waiting for you, but you have to disconnect yourself from the outside world and learn to feel more deeply.
For people who are single, The reversed Hermit card indicates that maybe you have a deep desire to meet someone, but you don’t know how to bring it to reality.
When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled The Hermit reversed, you may be feeling that you are on the wrong path. For one reason or another, you’ve decided to walk away from society. You’re not wrong, but you might miss out on important opportunities as well as your inner guidance. Although you think you’ve learned as much as you can from society, you were wrong! Now, you must consider what it is that you need to re-enter. To find your purpose, you must re-enter.
The Hermit Reversed might occasionally indicate that you are the victim of feeling isolated or alienated from others, particularly when you are on your own. You might discover that you’ve come to the conclusion that you’re going to be alone forever. You might believe that, as an adult, you are incapable of forming any meaningful, lasting relationships. As a result, you might have to settle for superficial friendships, one-night stands, or casual hookups.
Is The Hermit Reversed Yes or No Card?
When you’re asking Tarot yes or no question, and you’ve pulled The Hermit reversed, the answer to your question is no.
The Hermit reversed means that you may have been going through some hard times, which has caused you to turn inward more than normal. When an individual has The Hermit reversed in their deck that doesn’t automatically mean bad things are going to happen. However, there is still a deeper meaning to the meaning of this card. When this card comes up in your reading, it is indicating that now could be a great time to stop isolating yourself and connect to something larger than yourself.
You may be going through a period of hard times, for instance, the loss of a loved one. It is recommended to keep things in perspective when it comes to these types of problems and don’t allow yourself to lose it completely. Even though it is understandable to feel lonely or as if there is not much to live for at the moment, it is important to remember that things will get a lot better.
It is important to have faith in things happening for the best and keep your hope alive.
In a yes or no reading, The Hermit reversed card is all about the answers being no or a strong no. The Hermit wants to encourage you to get back in touch with your higher self and let go of any limiting beliefs that you might have. This will let your true spirit shine through.
The Hermit Reversed as a Person
In card as a person reading The Hermit reversed card indicates that you are either pushing other people away or are pushing them away from you. It represents the inability to be alone or with yourself. Your friends and family members are constantly trying to impress you, which makes it difficult for you to have more alone time. As such, you are feeling isolated and alone, which is creating inner fears. On top of it, you are avoiding working on your well-being and health. Because of the fear that you are feeling—fear of being alone, fear of having no contact with people, fear of being judged or looked at, and the like—you are not allowing yourself to take the first necessary step of putting yourself out there and letting people know who you are.
When it comes to work and career, The reversed Hermit tarot card signifies that you have been neglecting the development of your career. You have been very busy at work and socializing with your colleagues. As a result, you are not getting enough time to focus on your work, which is affecting your job performance.
For those who have questions about a physical description of a person, The Hermit reversed Tarot card reveals about someone, and the person might not be who you think. The Hermit upright meaning is mostly about finding some connection within yourself and connecting with the universe. Because of loneliness and isolation, the person is losing his connection with his inner-self and the universe. He is feeling empty and lost, and he might not be doing anything. The Hermit is a sign of loneliness, and if it is upside down it might mean that he is avoiding the loneliness. The only solution for this problem is to bring the person out of his cocoon.
Those who have questions about a emotional traits of a person, The Hermit reversed Tarot card indicates that those people should consult a psychic to understand about that. It is suggested that the seeker should stay connected with their inner self. It means that you are spending too much time with your head and not enough with your heart. The person should be in touch with themselves because this card indicates that the seeker might be spending too much time in meditation. For people who are not meditating, it means spending too much time lost in inner thoughts. We mostly concentrate on our head and forget what we have in our heart and soul. It is indicated that the seeker should find some time to relax and not rush them.
The Hermit Reversed as a Feeling
When it comes to feelings The Hermit reversed reveals a sense of boredom and loneliness. There is a sense that you haven’t made the connection with yourself you need in order to achieve what you envision. There may be a feeling of disconnection, and not knowing what your next steps should be. There is also a sense of feeling like you are at a dead end, and there may be a feeling of not wanting to move forwards at this time.
This card asks you to look at what it is you were seeking, and if you feel the answers are within yourself, or some spiritual being. The answer may be you! Look within yourself and find the answers that will bring you that fulfillment. There is often no need to seek anyone else, there is an answer within.
The Hermit in a tarot reading for love is not a welcome card as it may mean that you are about to walk away from the relationship. Sometimes, it is because of this, the relationship got toxic. There is a feeling that you are no longer needed, if you are currently in this situation.
If you’ve pulled The Hermit reversed as a feeling, a card indicates that you’re on your own personal journey. Now is the time to get away from society and focus on yourself. The reversed Hermit might indicate that you’re struggling with loneliness. You can be so wrapped up in your own thoughts that you have lost sight of the people most important to you. For instance, you’re on your own personal journey. Now is the time to get away from society and focus on yourself. The reversed Hermit can also refer to a period of contemplation. You might consider changing your direction, but you lack the motivation to take the next step and instead are looking for someone to give you a push.
In a reading, the reversed Hermit might also symbolize not being ready for self-reflection. Other interpretations are that you are afraid of solitude or that you are unable to concentrate or focus on anything long enough for it to be of use to you. This might be due to a lack of faith in your own abilities and your capacity to achieve. Be cautious that you are not allowing your inner child to get shut down.
What Is The Hermit Card Reversed as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?
When The Hermit reversed appears in a positive Tarot position, or as strength and advantage, it symbolizes a new start. You will have to go alone and avoid being influenced by others. You will feel isolated, as well as alone. This is a necessary time because it will help you focus and get more done. The reversed hermit may also represent introversion, self-reflection, and meditation. You may have a period of self-analysis, evaluation, or consideration. The Hermit reversed can signify a spiritual journey in which you go inward to figure out who you are and what you want.
You may go through a spiritual awakening, or you may rediscover the value of religion. The reversed hermit can indicate that you are spending too much time alone or that people are seeking you out to talk to you, but you are becoming increasingly uncomfortable and irritated. The reversed hermit may indicate that you need to venture out more because you are experiencing a sort of disconnect.
You might be having trouble making meaningful connections or might no longer feel that you belong in social situations.
When The Hermit reversed card appears in a positive position that describes advatage or strength in a Tarot reading, it indicates that you are now developing your individuality or asserting your own sense of self. You are standing up for yourself and your beliefs. You may want to find out whether you can go it alone or should collaborate with others. It also means that you are now ready to let go of your personal sublimation and get back to everyday life after you discovered your psychic gifts. This reversal card is a sign that you should draw in the light and focus on the material world to rekindle your passion for life.
When reversed, The Hermit might refer to someone who is rejecting solitude, is a loner, or is afraid to be alone. This card may also represent the need to integrate the spiritual and the material in your life. Despite the general negativity of this card, it may occasionally signify a spiritual journey of integration or a period of personal growth.
The reversal meaning of the Hermit card comes after you have worked through a lot of anger, fear, and emotional upheaval.
The Hermit Reversed as an Obstacle
When The Hermit reversed card appears in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position, it means that you are lacking direction and purpose, which is causing your motivation and drive to decrease. This could be because you are struggling with getting to know yourself, or because you are attempting to tackle too many things at once. The Hermit Reversed suggests you focus on the essentials, which can assist you in finding your place in life.
This card could also mean that you are becoming disconnected from others and from your goals, but your lack of direction prevents you from getting back to doing what you were doing. You might feel alone. The Hermit Reversed may also be a sign that you have abandoned your spiritual practices because a life in seclusion is no longer in line with your aspirations. You might think that you are being “taken in” or that you have all you need already by connecting with Spirit, but you are mistaken. You merely require the correct path to find yourself.
The Hermit reversed card in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position tells you that you’re missing your spiritual path. With the Hermit reversed, you may be filled with fear or anxiety. You might think that you cannot walk down that path again. This can be a terrible mistake as you miss out on many opportunities and blessings that will be available to you if you allow your heart to follow your higher purpose. The reversed position of this card indicates that being alone for a long time is not a terrible idea, but you need to feel certain that you can successfully complete what you set out to do. You can’t move to another country alone if you want to learn another language. Therefore, you must do whatever you can to connect to your inner self. Even if you want to travel or study abroad, you must find out where and what your spiritual path is. Ask yourself, what do you need to learn, and what do you want to gain? If you can honestly answer these two questions, you will be successful. Try to focus on the positive things in your life.
The Hermit reversed can also appear as a weakness if you feel as if you lack the confidence to be yourself. Do you feel like you are not pretty enough? Or do you feel like you are too smart for others? Or just not good enough in general. This card encourages you to remove yourself from this unhealthy mindset. Spend some alone time to figure out who you are on the inside. The rest will follow.
The Hermit Card Reversed as a Future Outcome
Drawing The Hermit reversed in the future position also suggests that you might want to stop socializing frequently and focus on your personal development instead of your social life. You may feel as if you can learn nothing from your friends and that you should instead direct your attention to those who don’t share your interests. You may have a close circle of friends that you regularly see and engage with, but lately there has been a disconnect between you and them. You may prefer to spend time with your close buddies, leaving the rest of your social life to your single friends or to people on a different wavelength.
An inverse Hermit could also mean that you may be withdrawing from social interaction because you fear what might happen if you open your heart. You may want to keep your heart closed because you’re concerned that you won’t be appreciated on the inside or that others will take advantage of you. You may have friends already and are worried that if you let these friends get too close, they’ll end up taking advantage of you rather than supporting you.
The Hermit reversed card in in a future outcome Tarot spread position calls you to get a sense of who you are and what your purpose is. When you connect to your Higher Self, you can achieve anything. The reversed Hermit encourages you to spend some time alone to get in touch with your authentic self. You may have the notion that you need to be around others to feel happy and satisfied, but the real you is already here and waiting for you! You just need to be still and tune into your inner voice. Connecting to your intuition will help you know what you need to do. If you are not in tune with your intuition, now is the time to make that a priority. If you’re having any challenges doing so, seek out a Tarot teacher or someone in your life who has your best interest in mind. The Hermit reversed is not a good omen. It represents a period of introspection and feeling disconnected from loved ones. Perhaps you are so busy trying to please others that you have little time for yourself or have been in a relationship that has become more of a business partnership than a loving connection.
When The Hermit reversed card appears in a future outcome position in a Tarot reading, an old soul may be emerging. You are learning to let go of materialistic and religious attachments that no longer serve you, and you are moving ever closer toward enlightenment. This is not to say that you will achieve enlightenment in the conventional sense immediately; it may take longer than what you expected or you may continue to grow throughout this phase. You are learning to let go of materialistic and religious attachments that no longer serve you, and you are moving ever closer toward enlightenment.
The reversed Hermit suggests that you are having trouble letting go of old attachments, ideas, or perspectives or that you are so busy defending your position that you are missing out on new opportunities. If this is your experience, you may feel compelled to prove yourself right or save face by holding tight to an attitude, viewpoint, or belief. However, at this time, you could have the opportunity to abandon such attachments, except that you may be afraid or reluctant to do so.
The Hermit Reversed Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur
If you are wondering when will a certain event take place, The Hermit reversed Tarot card reveals the time. According to the card’s interpretation, if you get the reversed Hermit, it indicates that the time would be very difficult for you to determine since there are possibilities of delays, conflicting signals, false information, and a lot of uncertainty. It is up to you to decide on what you wish to do next and how you want to proceed. If you are going to take any further actions, you may have to make some compromises. The Hermit Reversed card advises you to stay away from drama and try to focus on yourself. Instead of focusing on others, concentrate on yourself. Take the time for introspection and personal development as well.
Drawing The Hermit reversed when asking Tarot when will a certain event take place, reveals that it is not recommended to take anything to be true and that you should exercise caution if someone tells you something to make yourself feel better. This card may indicate that you are feeling abandoned or isolated from the outside world. You may feel that your friends or family are no longer a part of your life or that you are unable to reach them. Whatever the circumstance, connecting with others is your responsibility, so take the time to make the effort. If you are experiencing loneliness, consider what you can do to make yourself feel better, like taking a class or joining a club. You may be feeling alone or abandoned right now, possibly a little depressed. You might feel there is no one nearby to support you or give you advice in this situation. There may be no one who can support you and encourage you. Focus on yourself, contemplate and then reach out.