In the King of Swords tarot card, you see the king on his throne with butterflies. The butterflies can represent transformation. One of the butterflies has 2 crescent moons surrounding it, which is also cyclical. The moon is connected to what drives us and our emotions. There is also a happy couple on the throne which can represent love and happiness. His head is above the clouds which can represent him dreaming or being in his head.
King of Swords Upright
King of Swords Reversed
- Bad judgment
- Lack of confidence
Questions when pulling the King of Swords tarot card:
- Are you trying to get the right perspective?
- What are your motives?
- What are other people’s motives?
- Are you doubting your power?
- Are you focusing on what you do know instead of what you don’t know?