TAROT -April 2021

Ma Prem Ritambhara is widely traveled and is the talented daughter and associate of the well known Tarot Card Reader, Ma Prem Usha. Ma Usha has been writing columns over the years for leading periodicals and web sites. Ritambhara has received training from her and has been assisting her in all her work. Ritambhara has been reading Tarot cards professionally in Mumbai, Pune, Zurich, and New Delhi for the last seven years and continues to do so from her studio at the Taj Mansingh Hotel, New Delhi.

MESSAGE FROM THE MASTER: Truth is another name for bliss. Untruth brings misery. If you live in lies, you will live in misery. And if you are living in misery, remember and find out on what lies you have based your life. Withdraw yourself from those lies. Don’t waste time and don’t postpone. Immediately withdraw, says Osho, the Zen master

ARIES (March 21 - April 20)

‘The Ace of Pentacles’ brings gain in material and earthy aspects this month! The body, mind and spirit are in harmony and you experience a feeling of joy and contentment. Power and wealth are yours after a period of labor and strife. Success in business and love in personal relationships transforms your life and attitudes at this point. Creative and professional plans are set to actualize in one year and it is important to work towards them persistently. Your plans are now synchronized with divine plans and they have a magical quality of perfection and completion. Your hard work in the past has established a foundation for success and material gain. This is a time of inner maturity, a blossoming of consciousness and spiritual growth as you realize your truths and accept yourself as you are. You touch higher levels of consciousness and experience inner peace, especially on the 27th when the full moon appears. Lucky number is 1. Good colour is emerald green.

TAURUS (April 21 – May 21)

You draw ‘The Ace of Cups’ that takes you closer to fulfilling a heart’s desire this month. Personal relationships are happy, loving and reflective with a promise for the future. You can expect to spend time in natural surroundings while experiencing beauty and relaxation on a vacation or pleasure trip. Business is also brisk and you are highly productive and creative in professional ventures and projects. You are good with your hands and have special skills, which bring appreciation and exposure. You are able to exhibit your talent and express your creativity this month. Long-term plans materialize in one year from today and surprise you with phenomenal success and satisfaction. Feelings and emotions rather than intellectual ideas and plans influence your professional direction and personal decisions. Water signs make a great impression on you. Others may not agree with you or accept your different outlook but don’t let that faze you. Lucky number is 1. Good colour is lotus pink.

GEMINI (May22 – June 21)

‘The Sun’ shines on you this month and exposes you to wonderful people and great opportunities! You can expect financial gain and personal glory as you achieve difficult goals and stand up to stiff competition to win your battles. Partnerships or collaborations prove to be gainful. You are respected for expressing your feelings honestly in relationships and opinions frankly in professional situations. You recover from any illness that may have been dogging you for some time. Sudden developments and unexpected happenings cannot be ruled out around full moon on the 27th. An overseas holiday, pleasure trip or brief vacation is being planned! All the planets around the Sun bless you with good luck, happiness and success, which you share with a soul mate. Beware of arrogance and vanity when you bask in your glory. Children and family play significant roles in your life at this point. Lucky number is 19. Good colours are yellows of the Sun.

CANCER (June22 – July 21)

This month you are blessed by ‘The Hierophant’ a Greek word for master or Guru is also a symbol of learning, teaching, listening and spiritual growth in the Tarot pack. You are likely to go through a strong personal experience, which touches you deeply and teaches you an important lesson. In the professional area you play the role of consultant and advisor to others but learn yourself through life and experience. Listen to your wisdom and intuition as a lot happens through you and you have an impact on situations and people, at the home or at work. You deal efficiently with earthy and practical matters related to business and finances. Spiritual and emotional aspects also demand your attention and energy, which you keep separate and private. You are persistent and enduring with stubborn strength when goals have to be achieved or projects have to be completed. A Taurus person is of great practical assistance during full moon on the 27th. Lucky number is 5. Good colour is earthy brown.

LEO (July 23 – August 23)

You are creative, youthful and strong when tackling financial and professional matters this month. You have a passion for life, and there is much happening around you. A vacation in natural surroundings is on the cards. You can expect to have an online busy social life, as you are much in demand with family and friends. Avoid being heavy and serious as a playful attitude allows you to feel unburdened and free. You hold a precious secret that you are not ready to share with others yet. You are generous, sensitive and kind to people around you. A young woman or daughter is ready to make a lasting personal commitment after much procrastination. You may indulge in luxury shopping and indulge yourself this month. You can get past a health problem, as it is a healing time for you. Meditation and spiritual pursuit are elevating. Children are demanding and bring much joy as well. Lucky number is 17. Good colour is sea green.

VIRGO (August 24- September 23)

‘The Queen of Swords’ brings mental clarity and perspective in chaotic situations and relationships this month. You are intensely perceptive in professional ventures and don’t miss any undercurrents or political games that go on. You observe personal relationships keenly and express yourself in subtle terms. You are individualistic and not ready to make compromises. You can evaluate people and situations swiftly and accurately but need to act graciously. Balance in relationships and stability in professional ventures can be achieved at this point. Beware of an older woman who interferes in personal matters. You can clear a misunderstanding with an old friend. Be aware and conscious to break through the cage of conditioning and reach the truth of your own heart to see life as it really is. Participate in current events and share views, ideas and feelings with people around you to feel part of the whole. Meditation brings clarity and peace. Lucky number is 6. Good colour is turquoise blue.

LIBRA (September 24 - October 23)

You stand in the middle of a doorway trying to make a decision this month. Its best to listen to your own good wisdom and do what is good for you. There might be judgmental and critical people around you who are likely to manipulate you if you allow them. You are ready to make a final decision concerning the past and move into the new current for the future. Personal issues and relationships are at the brink of an important change, be aware. Professional opportunities and options are to be weighed and considered before a clear decision can be taken. End of the month you take a definite step towards a new business venture as financial deals and contracts are drawn up and are ready to be signed. You can no longer be diplomatic or juggle around with different aspects but need to face situations squarely with courage and clarity. Lucky number is 20. Good colour is royal blue.

SCORPIO (October 24 - November 22)

‘The Prince of Wands’ rides in this month on his chariot of flame to infuse energy in professional situations and passion in personal relationships. You are youthful and physically strong to indulge in sport and multifarious activity. You are bound to make a lasting impact in personal and professional encounters at this point. You are received well in social and business circles while launching a new project. A son or young man close to you is ready to embark on an independent journey that brings him success and fame. You are just and noble towards a cause and generous with family and loved ones. Your lightness and sense of humour take you smoothly through complicated situations that could otherwise get heavy and serious. You can achieve professional goals and targets with a dynamic approach. Beware of over reactions and over indulgence in all areas, especially during full moon on the 27th. Lucky number is 13. Good colour is golden yellow.

SAGITTARIUS (November 23 - December 23)

It’s time to take a quantum leap towards the future with a new vision about personal and professional situations. New business opportunities and progressive developments in family matters take place when you least expect them. Unpredictable happenings are on the cards this month! You celebrate spontaneously; have much fun in an unplanned surprise event with loved ones, friends and family. You are able to let go the past and move dynamically into the future without allowing blocks or people to come in your way. Meditation and spiritual pursuit get you in touch with higher levels of consciousness. Enemies become friends and friends become enemies during a surprising turn of events. Visitors and news from overseas can be expected. A breakthrough or turnaround is possible in personal, family and professional situations that may have been stuck or blocked for some time. Don’t make extensive plans as they can be disrupted. Lucky number is 13. Good colour is maroon.

CAPRICORN (December 24 - January 20)

You maintain stability in professional situations and retain a position of power and authority! As business flourishes your financial situations improves! Your strategy this month is one of pacific resistance rather than dynamic offensive, which brings reward and justice. Property matters are settled according to your wishes relieving you of any further worry and tension. You are able to negotiate business deals and come to terms with conflicting ideas and interests. Another Capricorn person is efficient and supportive in the work area. Despite good health and physical energy, you need to take frequent breaks at work and watch your diet and fitness routines. Aesthetic pursuits and creative pastimes are rejuvenating. Practical details and earthy matters regarding the family can be resolved. Travel overland is on the cards! You are at peace and in love with your soul mate. Don’t forget to spend quality time and celebrate life with family and friends. Lucky number is 4. Good colour is orange.

AQUARIUS (January 21 - February 19)

There is completion and success in business projects that you started a long time ago! This month you establish financial stability and professional repute which leads to further opportunity. You feel happy and relaxed during full moon on the 27th, as personal relationships are loving and supportive. A personal venture is perfected and finished to your satisfaction. Avoid mental tension or stress, which can lead to health problems. Take your time to act upon sensitive issues and delicate matters that need revision and assessment. You are much in demand online socially and make an impact on some well-known personalities. Your head and heart pull you in different directions when it concerns family and children. An unreliable person can be difficult to get rid of. One cycle of your life is completed and you enter a new one at the end of the month. Meditation and introspection brings clarity and a sense of peace. Lucky number is 4. Good colours are peacock greens.

PISCES (February 20 - March 20)

You are likely to juggle with three different activities, projects or situations simultaneously this month! It’s a busy and enthusiastic time as new opportunities are available for you to express your creativity and potential. It’s best to divide and rule or delegate responsibility at work as you have too much on your hands and may find it hard to cope. A new associate has an eye on personal gain when he assists you in practical and financial aspects. A collaboration or partnership of three including yourself proves to be gainful and expansive at this point. A trip is on the cards around full moon on the 27th. Personal relationships may develop in a triangular manner and it is best to look at your priorities before making any commitment or responding to an overture. Beware of a third person interfering in your personal relationship or romantic involvement. Celebrate and enjoy the positive energy around you. Lucky number is 3. Good colour is strawberry pink.