The Chariot

The Chariot

The archetype of success in enterprise. It displays a male figure holding a wand, implying achievement is through action. If, as the Magician, we created something, it was for a purpose. This archetype addresses the achievement of purpose. It could be to build a church, become an engineer or artist, or commit murder, it does not matter. The archetype is about success, achievement or accomplishment, regardless of the subject and of scale. The larger scale being the accomplishment of the soul’s plan for a particular lifetime, which will be screened by Justice and eventually turn the Wheel of Fortune as appropriate.

This is not necessarily the archetype of conquest (Emperor). Although conquest is the measure of success in many situations.

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