Today on the 8♦️ in Virgo, we find the Planetary Ruling Cards by counting to the Mercury cards in the Waking Spread which are the K♠️/8♥️. This reading is primarily about the 8♦️ which is the Birth Card of the following dates: 1/19, 2/17, 3/15, 4/13, 5/11, 6/9, 7/7, 8/5, 9/3, and 10/1.
The 8♦️ concentrates value through intense desire, application, effort, and practice. When Unconscious, one drives oneself so hard that one regrets the suffering inflicted on self and one resents that the benefits are not as great as others achieve. When Awakened, one observes each event with equanimity and neutrality as part of research into excellence and preparation for complete dedication to both effort and intellect.
The A♠️ Dreaming Mirror indicates that the 8♦️ that desire for experience is intense, and it is of utmost importance to respect others needs and wants while pursuing goals.
As Waking Jupiter Crown, the 8♦️ demonstrates the greatest benefits of effort of any card. The more effort invested into excellence, the greater the results.
The Q♦️ Sleeping Mirror indicates that the 8♦️is able more than others to generously share accumulated value. As one accumulates, one will enjoy value and also begin considering how to employ this value for the most good.
Excellence is built by endless hard work that emanates from a quiet mind.