Card decks have a long history, dating back at least 10 centuries in the past. It is not certain when and where they were made first, but the predominant theory is that this happened in China most likely in the 10th century AD.
Cards then continued to evolve and from Asia they were brought to Europe, most likely to Spain and Italy at first. Cards were expensive at first because they were difficult to make. They were hand made and hand painted, which required time and money; this meant that only the rich could have the pleasure of owning them.
Later, as their production became cheaper, others could also enjoy having a deck.
Clubs Symbolism and Personality Traits
The suit of clubs symbolizes determination, passion, ambition, creativity, energy, strength, spirituality, and unpredictability.
People under its influence are passionate and energetic. They love action and are often very ambitious. They don’t hesitate to put their energy into achieving their goals. Usually, they are very charming and attractive.
Their nature is often enthusiastic and optimistic, but they can also be egotistical and focused on themselves.
10 Card Meaning
Number 10 cards symbolize endings and new beginnings. They indicate situations that clear the space for something new to come. They are a sign that something needs to be removed from the life because it no longer serves its purpose, to create space for what we need.
These cards symbolize new opportunities, especially opportunities for change. They indicate independence, and sometimes fame. They are also a sign of success, excess, extremism, ambition, sociability, creativity, etc.
10 of Clubs Card – Meaning and Symbolism
This card is an indication of finally overcoming some difficulties and struggle. This victory is usually a result of hard work, determination, a lot of energy and strength.
10 of clubs card can also be a sign of ended conflict and peace finally restored. It symbolizes removing obstacles to achieve some goal or to start some new project.
10 of Clubs Card Personality Traits
Ten of clubs as a birth card is a fortunate one. People who are 10 of clubs are successful and have a lot of potential.
This enables them achievement in any chosen field. They often manage to climb to high positions in society and are excellent managers and leaders. They can be unconventional and have their own ways of doing things.
Sometimes they need to become more disciplined because their often relaxed approach towards doing things can prevent them from using their full potential.
These people are successful in their studies and usually very educated. They strive towards success and being able to charge well for their services and knowledge. They know that wealth also means prestige and they love to be among those people.
In most cases, 10 of clubs people know how to handle money, keep it and increase it. Their social network consists of wealthy and successful people which only helps their success and increase of wealth.
They are intelligent and love to be around smart people. They want to learn from them as well as to teach them what they know. They can have a strong ego, and this makes them sensitive to opinions and criticism. They don’t like being wrong and can be a bit of a perfectionist.
This attitude only harms them, and they need to learn to accept a healthy dose of criticism from people they respect and who mean well. By accepting well-meaning criticism, they only improve themselves and their value.
Sometimes these people suffer from lack of confidence which is usually ungrounded.
They have a good intuition about investing their money, as well as choosing the best profession to provide them good income.
These people make great teachers, and if that isn’t their profession, they will teach regardless because they have some important inner knowledge they need to share with the world. They are always on the quest of gaining more knowledge. They desire to develop strong spiritual powers and many of them manage to achieve that. They apply their spiritual wisdom to improve their lives and the lives of those around them.
Some of these people choose a career of a spiritual leader who inspires masses of people sharing their spiritual insights with them.
Some of 10 of clubs people choose a career in real estate where they can be very successful. One of the major tasks in their life might be to choose the right profession that will make them fulfilled both mentally and financially.
It is important to rely on their intuition when making this decision. When they finally decide, there’s nothing to prevent them from achieving massive success.
10 of clubs love freedom and travel. They often travel for work and this is one of the best careers they can choose. Their independence often makes them intolerant. They often make others comply with their wishes while they don’t comply with anyone’s. Some of them might be bossy, and women could have masculine traits.
10 of clubs are creative people and need to express themselves creatively through their work as well. They are not lazy and enjoy working. Their mind needs to be occupied at all times. They can sometimes overwhelm themselves with work.
Their creativity often expresses through artistic attempts. They can be talented artists and earn their living through their art-work.
They love being in a relationship, but they desire a bit of freedom for themselves. Their partners and spouses must accept that these people need some time alone and time to do things they love to do without their partners always being present. This doesn’t mean that they don’t love their partners.
Their partners need to be tolerant and accept this need, and if they do that, in turn they will get a loyal and devoted partner. They often seek partners who will be involved in domestic choirs while they focus more on work and making money. This happens frequently.
Those who don’t manage to find partners that will accept them as they are, often choose to stay unmarried.
In many cases, the 10 of clubs person experiences some major disappointment in their love life, which creates space for the right person.
But first, some lessons must be learned. By ending a story that was preventing their progress, they will clear the space for the right person to enter their lives.
For some only one bad experience will be necessary to learn the right qualities to look for in a partner. For others, it will take more than one disappointment, but they will eventually get there.
Many of these people have a restless nature. This might create problems in life and personal relationships. They need to learn to control these urges. They can do that by expressing their creative urges and doing something creative.
These people desire loyalty and devotion from their family and friends. They can be a bit demanding and desiring to be in the center of their attention. They take good care of their family members and friends and expect to receive signs of appreciation for that.
This behavior often stems from some insecurities they have.
The 10 of clubs person knows how to handle their money. They have an inner guidance about their investments and usually their investments pay off quickly. They also have a talent of bringing people together and making the most of their collaboration.
10 of Clubs people are born on January 30th, on February 28th, on March 26th, on April 24th, on May 22nd, on June 20th, on July 18th, on August 16th, on September 14th, on October 12th, on November 10th and on December 8th.
10 of Clubs Card in Tarot and Cartomancy
The 10 of clubs appearing in a card reading is not considered a mostly beneficial card. This card is a sign of burden and difficulties, but the best thing about it is that it announces that they are soon over.
It can indicate the client being fed up with a situation and cannot take it anymore. The 10 of clubs announces changes for the better. It is a sign of a rainbow and sun after the rain.
The difficulties will last for a while for sure, but the client is encouraged by the Universe to endure a bit more.
When this card is in a spread this can indicate having a lot of responsibilities on your shoulders. This card can be a sign that the client is overwhelmed with duties and cannot stand that anymore.
It might indicate that although things are tough right now, only a while is needed for the things to come to their place and the client can find relief.
It is important not to give up right now and continue putting in the necessary efforts. Reaching of the goals is just around the corner.
Sometimes this card appears when the client has some major obstacles they are facing while working on some project and they feel that they’ve had enough.
This card is often in a spread when we are feeling exhausted. Sometimes it means that the client needs to prioritize better or maybe delegate some of their duties. They don’t need to do everything by themselves.10 of clubs can be a reminder from the Universe to take a break and relax.
Maybe the person’s energy is depleted, and it needs to be replenished.
Even though the 10 of clubs is not a card the client or readers want to see in a reading, it is still an announcement of good things coming after a struggle.
This card often announces necessary endings that need to occur before something new happens. It can indicate change of cycles and endings of phases in life.
When the 10 of clubs is reversed this can be a sign of the client trying to put as much weight and responsibilities on themselves as possible which is causing their burnout.
This card is a sign that they need to relieve the burden of their shoulders as quickly as possible.