The Ace of Pentacles is a card of material and
Focus on this card when you want to find a new job,
make a sound investment, or improve your physical health.
The Ace of Pentacles is the first card in the suit
of pentacles, the suit the corresponds to the ancient element of earth
and the world of physical existence.
The most prominent symbol in the card is a silver
pentacle, inscribed with a five-pointed star. The image is large and
detailed enough to stand in for a real pentacle during visualizations
The star within the circle also symbolizes the five
senses, united by spirit.
The glyphs for the earth signs — Taurus, Virgo, and
Capricorn — are part of the design.
The Ace of Pentacles is the feminine counterpart of
the Ace of Swords. The Ace of Pentacles is also a feminine, receptive
symbol, one that sometimes connotes a fertilized egg.
A pentacle is a symbol of physical existence, as
well as health and wholeness. The five points represent the five senses,
and the shape can be superimposed on the form of a human being standing
with legs apart and arms outstretched.
A pentacle can symbolize anything we value — money,
spiritual values, or traditions passed down from one generation to the
next. All constitute an inheritance and a birthright.
The Ace of Pentacles can also symbolize income and
recognition — perhaps as the result of a new job or work-related
The symbol for earth — a downward-facing triangle
with a horizon line — hovers in the distance, just above the garden
A flowered arbor gate stands as an invitation to a
garden of earthly delights.
Behind the garden gate, a gnarled brown gnome — an
elemental creature of earth — surveys the grounds.
The garden is set in a soft winter landscape,
mostly filled with pine trees and evergreens with soft drifts of snow on
their branches. The suit of pentacles is associated with the season of