8 of Pentacles

Meaning

When the 8 of Pentacles appears in your Tarot reading, the message is, all of your hard work is about to pay off. This is a card of committed labour, a dedicated mindset to your ultimate goal. If this card applies to a relationship, know that all of the steps you have taken to now are about to pay off. In work, this is a card of productivity and trade, and you are well on your way to your ultimate success. 8's in the Tarot generally represent success. When this card appears, know that your own personal success you have been toiling after is in the works, and will manifest in due time. Worry not about timing or when this will happen. The 8 of Pentacles says, you're almost there!

Symbolism

In the 8 of Pentacles we see a man very busy, toiling away at the fruits of his labours. As he finishes each piece of his work, he piles them up like the shoemaker does his wares. This is an action card in the sense of hard work, and hard work is being applied to your situation. Very likely you have been working very hard for this goal for some time. When the 8 of Pentacles appears the message is, keep on keeping on, you are almost there!

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