The Thoth Deck 7 of Disks-is called Failure and is represented as the Seven of Pentacles in the Tarot of the Old Path.
The Tarot of the Old Path, 7 of Pentacles, shows a hot and sweating agricultural worker who is attending a flourishing plant that bears seven pentacles. His hard work is being rewarded by the health of the plant.
He is weeding, as the medieval weed hook in his hand denotes.
The Green leaves represent the element of Earth which because of the man's diligent efforts, earth will bless him with abundance.
Thoth Deck Seven of Disks-Failure.
The Thoth deck card concentrates more on the Zodiacal aspects of the 7 of Disks and the Sephiroth for which it represents.
Netzach means Victory. To reiterate: Feelings, instinct, and
undifferentiated Group Mind, are attributed to the Sphere of Netzach.
Netzach is in Assiah, influencing the Material World. The planet and
sign of the Seven of Disks-Failure, are Saturn in Taurus. The Angels of
the Decan are Herochiel and Mitzrael.
Saturn in Taurus
brings disappointment, often because of a great deal of work that brings little reward.
are sixteen of the gemantic figures (See AC's book, 777 or "The Hand
Book of Gemancy" Equinox Vol. I, No.2). The Seven of Disks is in the
shape of the gemantic figure Rubeus, which is the one of putrefaction, a menacing symbol.
you are a student of Alchemy, putrefaction is noted as a necessary
process of chemical transformation, before purification can be
produced. Thus the atmosphere of the card implies blight, cultivation is
spoiled. The suggestion is bad money.
The Seven of Disks, Failure, is also called.The Lord of Success unfulfilled and rightly so, as it is about physical failure and non-success.
the Seven of Disks (Pentacles in other decks) Failure, is thrown during
- implied is a fear of failure with finances, health and
relationships. However, 7 in Netzach is a weak event,and deregulation of
the element of earth, so soon the querent's project will be completed
if determined to "keep on" and ignoring the feelings of never finishing
- The Determination to release this fear of failure should go on
for within 7 weeks or 7 months. However, this determination must be
hard fought, for there is a tendency to abandon labor, and allowing
everything to sink in a mire of sloth.
- Yet again, putrefaction is before
the transformation of purification, so this is the point where the
"lowest fallen becomes the highest exalted" . So the implication of this
card, is that you shall succeed if you don't listen to the thoughts of
failure that are tempting your brain.
- Push harder, you'll soon succeed!
Thank you for your interest and comments. May you live long and prosper!