Avia Venefica






Home

Meaning of Seven

Meaning of Seven The meaning of seven dealing with perfection can be traced back to the steps taken by early astronomers (and astrologers). These stargazers identified seven dynamic celestial orbs:
  • Sun
  • Moon
  • Mars
  • Mercury
  • Jupiter
  • Venus
  • Saturn




Identification of these seven heavenly beauties gave way to an army of correlations that march through our every day life even today.

For example, these "planets" were associated with deities who were said to govern the ways of the universe in many cultural accounts.

From there we see the formation of time delineation as each of these "planets" correlate with the days of the week.

The meaning of seven deals with perfection because we see a specific unfolding in its evolution. As mentioned before, each consecutive number inherits a bit more depth than its predecessor. Seven is the embodiment of all the attributes of each number that existed prior to it. Its association with the initial planets identified by the human senses is an indication of how expansive its vibration is.

Concepts of perfection, evolution, structure and manifestation come into further focus when we recognize the presence of seven in cosmic building blocks. To wit, there are seven colors in the rainbow which, alchemically speaking, is a bridge that spans the gap between mundane and enlightened.

Furthermore, there are seven musical tones, which correlate with each of these colors. Esoteric wisdom indicates manipulation and utilization of these notes and colors will serve as a progressive path to the evolution of consciousness.

Questions that may help us touch the meaning of seven:

  • What conscious steps can I take to reach my destination?
  • What structure is in place to insure my success?
  • What are the stars (priorities) that navigate my soul?
  • What kind of strategy do I employ to get what I want?
  • What is my relationship with time?

The meaning of seven reminds us that there is symmetry, reason, and order within the structure of the Universe. Even when things seem chaotic, there is a pervasive network of structure that is comfortingly consistent in its behavior.

We see this consistency in the drive of the Charioteer who is unwavering in his goal as he utilizes the septenary forces of the cosmos to navigate his way to his destination. When we see these structures of planets, days, time, measurements, harmonies, and hues, we begin to understand why number seven resonates with the Chariot card in the Major Arcana.

The esoteric scholar who learns the way of these foundational resonances is the master of the perfection he seeks in the Universe. Let your own scholarly studies further unfold by contemplating these attributes of seven:

Meaning of Seven in Western numerology and Tarot - a quick reference:

  • Law
  • Order
  • Straight
  • Wisdom
  • Balance
  • Fortune
  • Progress
  • Structure
  • Evolution
  • Perfection
  • Scholastic
  • Refinement
  • Governance
  • Achievement
  • Composition
  • Manifestation

Visually, the meaning of Seven illustrates:

  • Arrow tip - seeking the point
  • Greater than/Less than signs
  • The top is a smooth plane connected to a curved body - symbolic of structure fused with pliability

Common associations with the meaning of Seven:

Potential Personality of Seven:
People who resonate with number seven are scholars and poets. They are intelligent with amazingly analytical minds. Yet, their minds are usually in a dream world where they can move things and events to their liking. Although their reality in much different than other's - it is a reality of their own making. These people have the ability to bring the perfect people, places, and events in their life experience that lead them on a path of consistent revelation.

to previous number

to next number

to main page



Looking for Something? Search Here:


Sapere Aude





Get More:






Subscribe to Tarot Teachings RSS Feed Subscribe in a Reader

.

Avia Venefica on Whats-Your-Sign.com My Symbols Site

.

Avia Venefica on Tattoo Symbolism.com My Wordpress Blog

.

Avia Venefica's Photography Veneficarium (New!)

.

Avia Venefica on Twitter My Twitter

.

Avia Venefica on Facebook My Facebook
Subscribe!
Tarot Teachings Newsletter
(it's free!)
Email

Name

Then

No Worries, -- your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Tarot Teachings Newsletter.

Search


Tarot Card Meanings


click a topic to expand menu

+ Tarot Introductions (11)

+ Major Arcana (23)

+ Royal Arcana (21)

+ Minor Arcana (45)

+ Meaning of Tarot Suits (5)

+ Tarot Aces (5)

+ Tarot Teachings Exchange (4)NEW!

Continuing Tarot Education


+ Symbols of the Tarot (33)

+ Numerology and Tarot (10)

+ Other Tarot Tools (5)

+ Esoteric Dictionary (5)

Tarot Spreads


+ Sample Tarot Layouts (7)

Tarot FAQ


+ Great Tarot Q&A (8)

Subsequentials


> About Me
> Tarot FAQ
> Site Resources
> Newsletter
> Site Map
> New Additions
> My Symbols Site
> Policies
> My Blog
> Donate

Click-Worthy!


> Tarot TV
> Paranormality.com
> Mary K. Greer
> Tarot Lovers
> Occult of Personality
> Robert M. Place
> New Age Store.com





footer for Tarot page


Return to top
Copyright© 2007-2008.