Astrological Sign: Virgo.
Positive associations with this tarot card: introspection, solitude, guidance, advice, patience.
Negative associations with this tarot card: obstinacy, suspiciousness, fear, impatience, folly, arrogance.
When The Hermit appears in a reading he symbolizes a need for careful consideration of issues and possibly a desire for peace and quiet and solitude.
He warns against making hasty decisions and recommends taking advice from someone you trust before making any decisions.
Concerning health, The Hermit indicates a time of convalescence and rest.
Negatively The Hermit can imply arrogance and obstinacy, suspiciousness and a refusal to accept advice when help would be beneficial.
Other negative aspects of this card are impatience leading to bad decisions and loneliness.