Two Card Oracle Spread

two card oracle spread

The two card oracle spread allow you to examine a question in a little more detail, or enable you to look at two aspects of a situation. It may the the cause and the outcome, or the decision and the potential. Here are some suggestions, but feel free to be creative with what you ask.

Two Card Oracle Guide Questions:

The following are guides as to how you can use the two card oracle spread.

Card 1: Aim – Card 2: Blockage

Using this spread the first card represents your desired outcome, or what it is you are wishing to achieve. The second card gives you insight into what currently is preventing you achieving the goal.

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Card 1: Blockage – Card 2: Solution

In this spread the first card is the blockage, or the problem that stands between you and your goal. The second card offers a solution and speaks to a different way forward which will address the issue and enable you to solve the problem.

Card 1: Ideal – Card 2: Settling for

Using this spread the first card reflects what you truly wish for, your desires, your goals, your ambition, whereas the second card represents your current situation, or what you are ‘settling for.’ If you understand this situation, you know what needs to change. However if you are unaware of why you are settling for less, you may wish to use the following spread to try to find out why this is the case.

Card 1: Situation – Card 2: Extra info

The first represents the situation, the place you are in right now. In the second card you will be offered additional information and insight into why the situation exists.

Card 1: Querent – Card 2: Adversary

In this spread the first card represents you, or the person you are reading the cards for. The second card represents the person, or the persons actions, who is holding you back or is for some reason ‘getting in the way’.

The two card oracle spread is useful for new readers and those practicing interpreting cards.

Additional Two Card Oracle Spreads

Daily Energy Guide Questions:

  1. Describe this day’s overall energy.
  2. How can I use this energy for my benefit?

Guidance from Higher Self or Spirit Guides:

  1. What do my spirit guides or spirit animals need me to know?
  2. What do I need to do to ensure I achieve this?
  3. What guidance or message does the universe have for me right now?
  4. What can I do to enhance my spiritual growth and connection?

For Action-Oriented Advice:

  1. What should I do about the current situation?
  2. What should I not do to ensure the problem doesn’t worsen?
  3. What is the current energy or theme that is influencing my life?
  4. What past experiences or patterns may be influencing my current situation?
  5. How can I best cultivate self-care and self-love in my life?

For Determining Strengths and Weaknesses:

  1. What are my current strengths I need to foster?
  2. What are the aspects of life I should focus on and improve?
  3. What actions or steps can I take to manifest my desired outcome?
  4. What challenges or obstacles may I encounter on this journey?
  5. What strengths or resources can I rely on to help me overcome these challenges?

For Differentiating Perception and Reality:

  1. How do I currently perceive and understand this current challenge?
  2. What is the reality of the issue that I need to become aware of?
  3. What aspects of my life should I focus on nurturing or developing at this time?
  4. What is the potential outcome or final result of my current path or decision?

When you are ready focus on your question, then press shuffle the cards until satisfied and flip them over for your answers. The first card gives the response to your first question and the second card provides the insight for your second. Then focus on both to see if there are any connections or patterns.

The Two Card Oracle Spread.

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patterns - the zebra

Patterns – The Zebra

Pay attention to the patterns in your life that are repeating, they are likely holding you back. You can heal from past experiences if only you look into the shadow parts of yourself.

The zebra symbolizes duality, determination, and empowerment. They also symbolize community and communication.

The zebra signifies patterns that are unseen or that are repeated. There is often the question, are zebras black with white stripes or are they white with black stripes. The answer depends on perspective and which of the patterns you can see.

A dirt road can represent a journey in life, a path of exploration, or a quest, but this one seems to end abruptly behind your line of sight.

Keywords: patterns, duality, determination, empowerment, communication, community.

Number 31 signifies creative and practical energy.

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

This card often comes up if you need to pay attention to the patterns in your life that are repeating as they are likely holding you back and maybe even cause you extreme pain.

You can heal from past experiences if only you look into the shadow parts of yourself.

Are you white with black stripes or black with white stripes? What if you lived your entire life up to this point thinking you were one and now it turns out you are the other?

Some of your purpose in life, your great calling, is hidden in the shadows of repeated patterns that do not serve you or those around you.

Consider the need for more precise communication to start to chip away at the misunderstandings you have of yourself or that you have with others. You will be best in community with others, not alone in the barren landscape away from your herd.

This is a call to consider you are meant for more, much more. It asks you to consider that any negative thoughts you hold about yourself are perhaps a perception, a pttern of thought that you did not create and that you no longer need to own.

It is time for you to wear your stripes in the way that you, and in any color you want!

Reversed – isolated, repeating patterns.

Pay attention to the patterns in your life that are repeating, they are likely holding you back. You can heal from past experiences if only you look into the shadow parts of yourself.

The zebra symbolizes duality, determination, and empowerment. They also symbolize community and communication.

The zebra signifies patterns that are unseen or that are repeated. There is often the question, are zebras black with white stripes or are they white with black stripes. The answer depends on perspective and which of the patterns you can see.

A dirt road can represent a journey in life, a path of exploration, or a quest, but this one seems to end abruptly behind your line of sight.

Keywords: patterns, duality, determination, empowerment, communication, community.

Number 31 signifies creative and practical energy.

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

This card often comes up if you need to pay attention to the patterns in your life that are repeating as they are likely holding you back and maybe even cause you extreme pain.

You can heal from past experiences if only you look into the shadow parts of yourself.

Are you white with black stripes or black with white stripes? What if you lived your entire life up to this point thinking you were one and now it turns out you are the other?

Some of your purpose in life, your great calling, is hidden in the shadows of repeated patterns that do not serve you or those around you.

Consider the need for more precise communication to start to chip away at the misunderstandings you have of yourself or that you have with others. You will be best in community with others, not alone in the barren landscape away from your herd.

This is a call to consider you are meant for more, much more. It asks you to consider that any negative thoughts you hold about yourself are perhaps a perception, a pttern of thought that you did not create and that you no longer need to own.

It is time for you to wear your stripes in the way that you, and in any color you want!

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instincts - the wolf

Instincts – The Wolf

Listen to your instincts. You are independent and you know what is right for you and what is not.

Keywords: instincts, independence, intelligence, freedom, loyalty, wisdom, communication, connection to the pack.

The wolf symbolizes a secure connection to instincts and is one of the most powerful spiritual guides. It symbolizes intelligence, freedom, loyalty, wisdom, and communication.

Remember that wolves take a long time to build trust.

The Moon represents the physical as well as the emotional body. The full Moon is a time to be receptive, to take the light and awareness of spirit into your emotional and physical body.

Mountains symbolize constancy, permanence, motionlessness, and its peak spiritually signifies the state of absolute consciousness.

Navy blue evokes feelings of power and authority.

A howling wolf may mean putting the needs and safety of your pack above your own personal agenda. It also means reaching out to others to let them know you are connected.

Number 2 Represents a deep, unfaltering connection and the duality of your inner being.

The wolf card appears when you are not trusting or addressing your natural instincts. You may have neglected your instincts. Perhaps you have become numb to your emotions. It’s time to trust yourself, your intelligence, and your abilities again.

The wolf will appear to you when you forgot to be loyal to yourself. The wolf appears to remind you of the importance of trust and loyalty.

This is especially true in love and friendship. It may suggest that you are not loyal enough, or that you are too gullible.

It may also be a warning to be on guard of false friends around you at the moment.

You may be called to get to know yourself. To discover your inner strengths and authentic self. It is time for you to consider and embrace new concepts and ideas.
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If you are feeling stuck, the wolf may be trying to remind you that you are free to create your own new path. These could be paths of learning, career, or love.

Listen to your instincts to build the life you want to live.

Reversed – overly independent, disconnection, disloyalty

Listen to your instincts. You are independent and you know what is right for you and what is not.

Keywords: instincts, independence, intelligence, freedom, loyalty, wisdom, communication, connection to the pack.

The wolf symbolizes a secure connection to instincts and is one of the most powerful spiritual guides. It symbolizes intelligence, freedom, loyalty, wisdom, and communication.

Remember that wolves take a long time to build trust.

The Moon represents the physical as well as the emotional body. The full Moon is a time to be receptive, to take the light and awareness of spirit into your emotional and physical body.

Mountains symbolize constancy, permanence, motionlessness, and its peak spiritually signifies the state of absolute consciousness.

Navy blue evokes feelings of power and authority.

A howling wolf may mean putting the needs and safety of your pack above your own personal agenda. It also means reaching out to others to let them know you are connected.

Number 2 Represents a deep, unfaltering connection and the duality of your inner being.

The wolf card appears when you are not trusting or addressing your natural instincts. You may have neglected your instincts. Perhaps you have become numb to your emotions. It’s time to trust yourself, your intelligence, and your abilities again.

The wolf will appear to you when you forgot to be loyal to yourself. The wolf appears to remind you of the importance of trust and loyalty.

This is especially true in love and friendship. It may suggest that you are not loyal enough, or that you are too gullible.

It may also be a warning to be on guard of false friends around you at the moment.

You may be called to get to know yourself. To discover your inner strengths and authentic self. It is time for you to consider and embrace new concepts and ideas.
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If you are feeling stuck, the wolf may be trying to remind you that you are free to create your own new path. These could be paths of learning, career, or love.

Listen to your instincts to build the life you want to live.

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