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The Emperor

Positive events

The emperor is a strong card which represents Power, leadership, authority, logics, rationality, protection and stability. When the Emperor card appears upright, it tells that achievement and respect will be received. A man will have an impact on your life and will help you in personal and business matters. Now is the time to take charge of your present situation whether personal or professional and it may involve setting clear boundaries, making decisions with confidence, or establishing a sense of order. Keep your approach clear and rational while dealing with any situation or problem. You must make a decision after based on after weighing the pros and cons, analyzing data, or making decisions based on facts rather than emotions. Use your powers wisely for the benefits of others and for yourself. You may need to create a sense of safety and security in your life. This may involve establishing boundaries, creating a stable home or work environment or taking practical steps to secure their resources.

In lesser words the upright Emperor card suggests a need for structure, order, clear-headedness, necessary to take charge of a situation, establish boundaries, make decisions based on rational and logical thinking rather than emotions. 

Negative events

The emperor card represents the authority and control but when the Emperor card appears reversed in a tarot reading, it indicates the abuse or misuse of that power. You may experience a lack of structure or stability in the life due to the chaos, confusion, a lack of direction, or disorganization. You may also experience indecisiveness, may be struggling to take charge of a situation or may lack the confidence to make decisions. Suspicion, deceitfulness, and lack of self-confidence will lead you to counterproductive behavior. In other words the reversed Emperor card suggests that one must use their authority, control, and structure wisely for others and for their own benefits. You may fall in trouble due to your conservative thought process and it is time to change it for future growth and relationship It may be necessary to address issues of power and abuse, or to establish greater stability and direction in one's life. The card can also suggest the need to build confidence and take charge of a situation.

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