MEANING OF NUMBERS
LEADER, original, independent, courageous achiever, strength, creative
It signifies that a person must learn to stand alone, be assertive, and achieve recognition for his or her talents. Therefore, the 1 is ambitious, an achiever, and fares best when it is allowed to demonstrate its own ideas. It is self-sufficient, inventive, willful, and dominant. Its energy is masculine, focused, and rational.
Gifts: Self-sufficiency, invention, mastery
Challenges: Stubbornness, egotism, bluntness, ambition, dominance,
Key Word: Beginning.
Personal Goal: Establishing individuality; making a name.
Fears: Being overlooked; not using talents.
Succeeds as: Writer, director, inventor, president, public figure, business owner, designer.
PARTNER, diplomat, friend, artist, enduring peacemaker, gentle, insightful and sensitive. It signifies that a person is generally supportive, and that issues of intimacy and diplomacy are at work. The 2 is very aware of others' needs as well as its own, and strives to demonstrate friendliness, understanding and tact. It is artistic, shy, thorough, and analytical. Its energy is feminine and magnetic.
Gifts: Charm, understanding, supportiveness, loving.
Challenges: Self-consciousness, fear, hesitation, over-conscientiousness, details.
Key Word: Cooperate
Personal Goal: Reciprocal relationships and security.
Fears: Unknown, unplanned change, being alone and making a mistake.
Succeeds as: Artist, technician, psychologist, spouse, healer, bookkeeper and coordinator.
OPTIMIST, creative, social, easygoing VISIONARY, humorous, energetic and spontaneous. The number 3 symbolizes the principle of growth. When the initiating force of 1 unites with the germinating energy of 2 there is fruitfulness 3. It signifies that there is a synthesis present that imagination and an outpouring of energy is in action. The 3 is optimistic and fun-loving, and strives to uplift and color its surroundings. Its energy is enlivening, youthful, and enthusiastic.
Gifts: Enthusiasm, imagination, versatility
Challenges: Exaggeration, lack of direction, unfinished projects, sensitivity to criticism, laziness
Key Word: Enjoyment
Personal Goal: Enjoy life, stay young, play
Fears: Loss of youth, restriction, boredom
Succeeds as: Motivator, coach, writer, musician, artist, parent, salesperson, communicator/all media
PRACTICAL, application, determination, serious BUILDER, doer, manager and traditional. The number 4 symbolizes the principle of putting ideas into form. It signifies work and productivity. The 4 is constructive, realistic, traditional and cautious. It is the number of system, order, and management.
Gifts: Concentration, realistic values and system
Challenges: Rigidity, too cautious and limited viewpoint
Personal Goal: Accomplishment, security
Key Word: Practical
Fears: Sudden change, deprivation and loss
Succeeds as: Earth scientist, business owner, developer, lawyer, administrator, office worker, body worker
Gem: Emerald / Jade
PROGRES, freedom, activity, influence ADVENTURER, sensualist, promoter, flair. The number 5 symbolizes the principle of multiplicity, progression, and passion. It signifies the need for change, variety, and new growth. It is the broadcaster disseminating information and asking questions. It is a public number outgoing, fast-moving, and mercurial. The 5 is active, daring, non-conventional, unpredictable, and attracted by the physical senses and indulgences. It is pragmatic and opportunistic and very persuasive. It may be undependable.
Gifts: Resourceful, magnetic, motivated and competitive.
Challenges: Restlessness, procrastination or activity with no direction, lack of follow through.
Key Word: Change
Personal Goal: To win, to experience life to the maximum.
Fears: Growing old, not seeing the world, boredom
Succeeds as: Public figure, developer, speculator, designer, news work, performer, change agent
Gem: Turquoise / Aquamarine
SERVICE, domestic, responsible, careful TEACHER, conventional, provider and healer. 6 symbolizes the principle of nurturing, caring, and harmony. It signifies the need for stability and a solid home-base with comfort. It is the teacher, trainer, and parent. It is happiest in conventional or familiar surroundings opinionated and frugal or anxious when insecure. The 6 is rarely selfish, and may take on the burdens of others unnecessarily. It loves tradition, and is health-oriented.
Color: Indigo / Navy Blue
Gifts: Caring, ability to compromise, reliability
Challenges: Anxiety, being over controlled, codependency, guilt
Key Word: Responsibility
Personal Goal: To provide for others' well-being, to create security and harmony, to love and be loved
Fears: Lack of resources and love; world going to hell
Succeeds as: Parent, educator, caterer, nurse, body worker/health consultant, traditional professional, counselor, coach
Gem: Perl / Sapphire / Lapis
INVESTIGATOR specialist, inventor, loner, eccentric, thoughtful and spiritual
The number 7 symbolizes humanity's deep inner need to find depth, meaning, and spiritual connection. When the creature needs of food, self-expression, material and domestic achievements have been met, we turn to the deeper levels of life -- to learn, to educate ourselves and to find purpose. The 7 is an investigator, an inventor, and must have solitude in which to find the inner voice. Sevens tend to be different, eccentric, or loners and are very discriminating in all areas.
Color: Purple / Violet
Gifts: Mental understanding, analysis, perfection
Challenges: Pride, narrowness, distance, rigidity, connection to the past, argumentative, temper and silence
Key Word: Faith
Personal Goal: To maintain control over life; to understand.
Fears: Failure to achieve standards, making a mistake.
Succeeds as: Consultant, professor, analyst, earth/maritime occupations, individualist, observer and occultism.
POWER executive, professional, strength, money problem solver. organizer, achiever and judgment. The number 8 symbolizes the principle of domination, control, and achievement. It is the executive decision-maker. The 8 tends to be rather formal, stern, and hard-headed. More comfortable in the realm of material, tangible facts, the 8 will be truly exceptional as soon as it develops its spiritual connection and intuition. A natural leader with a good grasp of how to accomplish any goal, it must learn compassion.
Color: Beige / Brown / Pink
Gifts: Decisiveness, courage, focus and delegation.
Challenges: Belligerence, manipulation, anger and judgment
Key Word: Achievement
Personal Goal: To exercise control over environment, to achieve power and status.
Fears: Loss of prestige, being at the mercy of circumstances or of others less capable.
Succeeds as: Any type of professional, business owner, publisher, contractor, engineer, financial analyst, judge.
UNIVERSAL generalist, multi-talented, teacher / humanitarian, healer, artist, old-soul, actor
The number 9 symbolizes the principle of a universal philosophy or consciousness. It is the dreamer, and feels at home in the realm of the arts, medicine, religion, drama, and philosophy and metaphysics. It is a healer and educator, acting always for the benefit of others. The 9 looks for solutions from the inspirational, intuitive, and creative worlds. Its energy is loving, compassionate, diffuse, and global.
Color: All Pastels
Gifts: Understanding, communicating, influencing
Challenges: Drifting, tolerance, losing focus and bad habits.
Key Word: Completion
Personal Goal: To make an impact in a big way and expansion
Fears: Restriction of any kind, losing control of emotions
Succeeds as: Minister, occultism, health/body worker, counselor, artist / crafts person, world/community leader
Gem: Opals / Gold
IDEALIST artist, celebrity, highly energized inspiration, psychological, radical and sensitive. The number 11 symbolizes the principle of enlightenment. It colors everything with drama, a visionary outlook, artistic sensitivity, and a sparkling quality. It is not truly practical, but its contribution is its unique perspective and philosophy which instigates new consciousness. Its energy is very high-strung, intense, mercurial, polarized (off an on), and subtle.
Color: Black / White / Grey
Gifts: Revealing higher truths, transformation, poetic interpretation and romance
Challenges: Illusion, isolation, allergies and over-stimulation
Key Word: Intuition
Personal Goal: Living the dream
Fears: Drudgery, restriction, ugliness and boredom
Succeeds as: Media star, poet, inventor, psychologist, minister, designer, society figure, beauty queen and occultist.
MASTER BUILDER Idealistic, expansive, visionary, master-builder, government, universal transformation and philanthropic. The number 22 symbolizes the principle of precision and balance. This number can achieve what is barely imaginable. The 22 can turn the most ambitious of dreams into reality. It is potentially the most successful of all numbers. It has many of the inspirational insights of the 11, combined with the practicality and methodical nature of the 4. It is unlimited, yet disciplined. It sees the archetype, and brings it down to earth in some material form. It has big ideas, great plans, idealism, leadership, and enormous self-confidence.
Gifts: Inspire others, common sense, intuitive and practical.
Challenges: Share your vision, allow others to make contributions.
Key Word: Greatness
Personal Goal: Integrate seemingly conflicting characteristics within yourself your inspiring vision and natural tendency toward practicality.
Succeeds as: Politician, business owner, lawyer and administrator.
Gem: Coral / Copper