Three Card Oracle Spread

3 theme tarot

Three card spreads can help you gain insight and seek understanding around causes or influences, as well as potential outcomes to the situation. The most common use of this spread the for seeking insight into a current obstacle or life challenge.

For Insights into obstacle and challenge:

  1. What has led me to this? (the past)
  2. Where do I find myself now? (the present)
  3. Where is all this leading me? (the future)

or

  1. What transpired in the past?
  2. Describe the events happening now.
  3. What does the future hold?

For Overall Wellbeing

  1. What is my physical status.
  2. What is my emotional state.
  3. What is my spiritual condition.

Determining a Solution to a Problem

  1. What’s the nature of the problem?
  2. What caused this dilemma?
  3. What steps should I take to solve this issue?

Insight into a Romantic Relationship

  1. What do I wish and expect from this relationship?
  2. What does my partner wish and expect from this relationship?
  3. What is the likely future for us?

For becoming more Self Aware

  1. How do I see myself currently?
  2. Describe the path I am currently walking.
  3. What is the likely outcome if I continue walking this path?

For Decision-Making

What is the likely result if I choose [ your first option ]?
What is the likely result if I choose [ your second option ]?
What advice do the spirit animals have for me in regard making this decision?

Card one answers question one, card two answers question two, and card three answers question three. Before shuffling and selecting three cards, focus on your three questions. Then press the shuffle button. When you are ready you can click each card individually to show the answers for that specific card, or you can click the flip my cards button to reveal all three at once.

The three card spirit animal oracle spread.

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slow and steady - the sea turtle

Slow and Steady – The Sea Turtle

You can adapt to your surroundings easily. Slow and steady wins because of being grounded and having courage.

A sea turtle will gracefully adapt to new surroundings and environments when necessary.

The sea turtle is also open to experimenting with new ideas and new areas while maintaining a comfortable self-paced life without the need to rush.

The sea turtle is swimming which represents movement and freedom.

Keywords: grounded, slow, balanced, adaptive, persistent, determination, strong, ancient wisdom, courageous.

The rays of sunlight coming into the sea illustrate the light within us all. The rocks in the background represent solidity, stability and being grounded.

Number 6 deals with balance, both physically and spiritually. It’s a reminder that we should strive for balance in our lives.

Water represents life. It can be associated with birth, fertility, and being refreshed. Flowing water usually represents change and the passage of time.

The sea turtle card asks you to remain faithful to the path you are on. Be encouraged, and be at peace with the choices you have made.

This card may be a sign that there is too much weight on your shoulders. It may feel it is impossible to fix the things around you or make good decisions.

The turtle tells you that you are trying to do too much at once. It is a call to say it is OK to take some time out. That it is OK to go into your shell and ground yourself, balance your emotions and then decide what you need to let go.

It is also possible that you will get this card when you experience turbulance in your life.

Like the turtle, you are are strong. If the turtle is turned upside down they use their neck and flippers to correct theselves.

The card indicates you need to be consistent, to do things at your pace, and that being slow and steady provides you the necessary strength and power to right yourself, even when it seems like an impossible task to do.

Reversed – complacent, lazy, uninspired

You can adapt to your surroundings easily. Slow and steady wins because of being grounded and having courage.

A sea turtle will gracefully adapt to new surroundings and environments when necessary.

The sea turtle is also open to experimenting with new ideas and new areas while maintaining a comfortable self-paced life without the need to rush.

The sea turtle is swimming which represents movement and freedom.

Keywords: grounded, slow, balanced, adaptive, persistent, determination, strong, ancient wisdom, courageous.

The rays of sunlight coming into the sea illustrate the light within us all. The rocks in the background represent solidity, stability and being grounded.

Number 6 deals with balance, both physically and spiritually. It’s a reminder that we should strive for balance in our lives.

Water represents life. It can be associated with birth, fertility, and being refreshed. Flowing water usually represents change and the passage of time.

The sea turtle card asks you to remain faithful to the path you are on. Be encouraged, and be at peace with the choices you have made.

This card may be a sign that there is too much weight on your shoulders. It may feel it is impossible to fix the things around you or make good decisions.

The turtle tells you that you are trying to do too much at once. It is a call to say it is OK to take some time out. That it is OK to go into your shell and ground yourself, balance your emotions and then decide what you need to let go.

It is also possible that you will get this card when you experience turbulance in your life.

Like the turtle, you are are strong. If the turtle is turned upside down they use their neck and flippers to correct theselves.

The card indicates you need to be consistent, to do things at your pace, and that being slow and steady provides you the necessary strength and power to right yourself, even when it seems like an impossible task to do.

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ground - the rhino

Ground – The Rhino

Spend some time alone to ground yourself. You can regain your balance if you give yourself some space. You have the resilience and creativity to make it through this challenge.

The rhinoceros is a powerful symbol of stamina, sturdiness, substance, strength, and resilience.

The Rhino is an enormous animal with similarly colossal spiritual energies including freedom, embracing the unconventional and alacrity.

The Rhino represents solitude and wisdom. They choose to spend a great deal of time alone.

The brown sand indicates things that are negative such as failures, disappointment, debts, illness, and stagnation.

Keywords: powerful, stamina, sturdy, strength, resilience, freedom, unconventional, ready, wisdom, alone.

Number 32 is a very positive number. It represents balance, harmony, success, creativity, and spiritual growth.

Blue sky represents open spaces, freedom, intuition, imagination, inspiration, and sensitivity.

This card often comes up when you are being faced with yet another challenge and you might be feeling under resourced. The rhinoceros spirit reminds you of your resilience and your ability to overcome obstacles in the past.

Like the rhino, you are sturdy, strong, and resilient. However, also like the Rhino, you might require some time alone right now to ground yourself so you can regain your balance.

You may need to give yourself, or someone else, some space. You have the resilience and creativity to make it through this challenge as you have made it through many challenges in the past.

To overcome any negativity, feelings of failure, or stagnation, you need to get grounded to the earth so you can once again feel strong.

You could be on the precipice of a great change, but you are feeling unlike yourself and maybe have forgetten all that you have already had to overcome. You might need to consider unconventional ways to tackle this challenge by using your creativity and wisdom.

You will find yourself coming out the other side of this stronger and more grounded than you have ever been before.

Reversed – isolation, ungrounded.

Spend some time alone to ground yourself. You can regain your balance if you give yourself some space. You have the resilience and creativity to make it through this challenge.

The rhinoceros is a powerful symbol of stamina, sturdiness, substance, strength, and resilience.

The Rhino is an enormous animal with similarly colossal spiritual energies including freedom, embracing the unconventional and alacrity.

The Rhino represents solitude and wisdom. They choose to spend a great deal of time alone.

The brown sand indicates things that are negative such as failures, disappointment, debts, illness, and stagnation.

Keywords: powerful, stamina, sturdy, strength, resilience, freedom, unconventional, ready, wisdom, alone.

Number 32 is a very positive number. It represents balance, harmony, success, creativity, and spiritual growth.

Blue sky represents open spaces, freedom, intuition, imagination, inspiration, and sensitivity.

This card often comes up when you are being faced with yet another challenge and you might be feeling under resourced. The rhinoceros spirit reminds you of your resilience and your ability to overcome obstacles in the past.

Like the rhino, you are sturdy, strong, and resilient. However, also like the Rhino, you might require some time alone right now to ground yourself so you can regain your balance.

You may need to give yourself, or someone else, some space. You have the resilience and creativity to make it through this challenge as you have made it through many challenges in the past.

To overcome any negativity, feelings of failure, or stagnation, you need to get grounded to the earth so you can once again feel strong.

You could be on the precipice of a great change, but you are feeling unlike yourself and maybe have forgetten all that you have already had to overcome. You might need to consider unconventional ways to tackle this challenge by using your creativity and wisdom.

You will find yourself coming out the other side of this stronger and more grounded than you have ever been before.

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persistent - the badger

Persistent – The Badger

Do not give up. Your persistence will pay off. Finish an undone project.

The number 39 is associated with reaching spiritual enlightenment through a positive outlook and mindset.

The badger imparts persistence, determination and endurance. Badger also provides mental energy and fighting spirit. It would rather die than give up, so the badger teaches us how to stick to a project and see it through to completion.

Badger symbolism and meanings include tenacity, cleverness, security, friendship, and gratitude.

Keywords: Persistence, determination, endurance, mental energy, fighting spirit, tenacity, cleverness, security, friendship, gratitude.

This card often comes up to invite you to remember that persistence, determination, and endurance will pay off. The badger teaches us how to stick to a project and see it through to completion.

You might have a project that you have not completed that you are considering quitting on.

This might be the time to revisit that project and not give up until it is completed. You can use your tenacity and cleverness to finish the project.

Or perhaps you have been on a great personal journey and are thinking of giving up. Don’t quit. You are almost there. The enlightenment you seek is there once you finish your project or quest.

Demonstration of gratitude for your abundance could endear your loved ones to support you as you complete your journey.

The transformation you seek is nearly with you and you are ready to move forward, you only have to show gratitude for the gifts you have already been blessed with by the great universe.

*Reversed – stubborn, taking it too far*

Do not give up. Your persistence will pay off. Finish an undone project.

The number 39 is associated with reaching spiritual enlightenment through a positive outlook and mindset.

The badger imparts persistence, determination and endurance. Badger also provides mental energy and fighting spirit. It would rather die than give up, so the badger teaches us how to stick to a project and see it through to completion.

Badger symbolism and meanings include tenacity, cleverness, security, friendship, and gratitude.

Keywords: Persistence, determination, endurance, mental energy, fighting spirit, tenacity, cleverness, security, friendship, gratitude.

This card often comes up to invite you to remember that persistence, determination, and endurance will pay off. The badger teaches us how to stick to a project and see it through to completion.

You might have a project that you have not completed that you are considering quitting on.

This might be the time to revisit that project and not give up until it is completed. You can use your tenacity and cleverness to finish the project.

Or perhaps you have been on a great personal journey and are thinking of giving up. Don’t quit. You are almost there. The enlightenment you seek is there once you finish your project or quest.

Demonstration of gratitude for your abundance could endear your loved ones to support you as you complete your journey.

The transformation you seek is nearly with you and you are ready to move forward, you only have to show gratitude for the gifts you have already been blessed with by the great universe.

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