What does the Hanged Man tarot card mean?

HANGED END The man is suspended upside down from a noose tying his ankle to a tree.

While his right foot is tied to the branches, his left foot is freely bent at the knee.


The Hanged Man is a sign of surrender, perspective, wisdom and discipline.Credit: Getty

What is the meaning of the Standing Hanged Man tarot card?

The Hanged Man tarot card understands that he is making a sacrifice for his own progress.

The serene look on his face and his body language show that he willingly submits to the future. He’s upside down and doesn’t mind his view of the world being reversed.

If you take out The Hanged Man tarot card, it is a sign to completely abandon yourself.

You may be called upon to suspend all action and reflect for the time being before moving forward.

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When this card reveals itself, it’s time to release your emotions and let go. You will be supported as you surrender to the present.

The Hanged Man tarot card reminds you that sometimes you have to put the rest of your life on hold in order to take the next step.

It shows that even though this decision can be made voluntarily if it is not, the universe will make it for you.

During this time, reflect on what’s most important and tune into a new way of seeing events in your life.

What does Le Pendu mean in my love life and career?

Love life: In your love life, The Hanged Man is a sign to let go and allow love to flourish.

Don’t rush into anything and find peace with what is. Withdrawing to reflect and gaining inner peace will allow you to understand new perspectives on love.

Letting go is the ultimate form of control.

Career: In your career, The Hanged Man is a sign to take a break and pause your projects.

The opportunities that are best for you will come once you understand yourself and what you really want.

Now is the time to wait and allow your path to realign.

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What is The Upside Down Hangman?

The Upside Down Hangman is a sign that you need to stay still, but are resisting.

Your impulse and focus on external matters distracts you from the present.

This upside down card shows you that even though your mind and body are telling you to slow down, your mind keeps racing.

However, it may also reflect your frustrations because other people have put you on hold. It’s time to let them go.

Redirect your thoughts and focus on the next step ahead of you.

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It’s time to let go of those distractions. Let your mind, body and soul slow down.

Let go of your attachments and be in tune with life.