11. Temptation (Oracle de la triade) - Rival

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A young man with pale ash-gray eyes; there is an intensity in his gaze.

The snake and the apple remind us of the original sin in the Jewish and Christian tradition. The snake has dragon wings, symbolizing evil and temptations.

It refers to carnal passions above all, but also to the negative side of man. The card is also connected to internal conflict and sordid instincts that eat us up from the inside.

Keywords: Lover. Rival. Possibility. Prejudice. Questionable morality. Source of trials. Danger. Seduction. Immorality. Sex. The bladder.

Personality: An unstable person fleeing responsibilities. Driven by animal instincts and sensual pleasures. Using individual charm to satisfy selfish desires.

Love: If you are single, you have a rival or an enemy. If you are in a relationship, you or the other person makes a mistake.

Money: Living beyond one’s means. Too many unnecessary expenses that can lead to fishy dealings to keep the same lifestyle.

Work. The card is not linked to any specific jobs. We are rather dealing with someone who is unscrupulous and lazy, that does not hesitate to conspire to get on with life and make progress in career.

Personal or spiritual development: There are internal conflicts that make you depart from the spiritual path. A false prophet or indoctrination of false principles.

Temptation in combination with other cards:

2 Isolation: A sign of sexual blockages.
3 Delta: A provocative person.
8 Nadir: Harmful effects from a person.
13 Penance: Blackmail.
32 Illusion: Intoxication
33 Birth: Jealous of a pregnancy. Pregnancy outside marriage.
46 Sacrifice: Suicide.
54 Death: Illness and suicide.