The Emperor speaks of practical things. He stands for dynamism, stability and authority. This card speaks of lasting and serious situations.
The Emperor rules over the material and the pragmatic world. He is a figure of action and stands for the best masculine qualities. His energy is sunny and full.
This card is welcome if you wish for a situation to be or become serious and long lasting. The Emperor is a long term card holding messages of vigour, reliability and justice.
He usually represents an influent man who has to power to make things happen. Do not make him your enemy.
In a reading, he often represents the sitter’s partner or the sitter himself when reading for man.