Two Of Swords: Yes Or No? (+ In-Depth Explanation)


When the Two of Swords enters your ‘yes or no’ tarot reading, you may very well find yourself wondering how to interpret this card correctly. 

As the Two of Swords card has quite an interesting explanation, in this article we’ll take an in-depth look at the general ‘yes or no’ meaning of the Two of Swords in upright position as well as its meaning when pulled in reverse and with regards to love in specific. 

Without further ado, let’s dive right in! 

Two Of Swords: Yes Or No?

The Two of Swords can generally be interpreted as a ‘maybe’. When this card enters your tarot reading, it is a clear sign that at this moment in time, a clear ‘yes or no’ answer can not be given and more information needs to be collected before making a thought-out decision. 

The Two of Swords indicates crucial information is missing which is needed before making any type of important decision. The missing puzzle pieces will come, however there is a bit more time needed before the pieces will reveal themselves. Practicing patience and focusing on other activities is recommended at this moment in time. 

The 2 of Swords represents being stuck between two choices. In order to regain some inner piece and clear out your thoughts, it is best advised to take some time off in order to keep your mind of the particular issue you’re dealing with. Currently there’s no point in endlessly grinding thoughts as it will likely only result in more confusion and doubts.

Two of Swords tarot card from the Light Seers Tarot Deck
The 2 of Swords tarot card from the beautiful Light Seer’s Tarot Deck

In order to regain some clarity, spending time in nature or meditating on a regular basis can help to bring a sense of peace and calmness. On top of that, taking your mind off of things for a little while and starting to focus on fun activities and company can help offer some refreshing insights that may suddenly clear up your confusion and offer you the ultimate solution. 

One important thing to remember, when asking your tarot cards ‘yes or no’ type of questions, is to keep a few key aspects in mind when it comes to formulating the question you want to ask. Besides always making sure your questions are phrased from a place of positive energy, there are some other aspects you really want to check out before asking a question. Keeping these specific aspects in mind will surely help you to get the most accurate answers from your cards! You can check out this article on how to ask your tarot cards ‘yes or no’ questions for more information.

Two Of Swords Reversed: Yes Or No?

The Two of Swords in reversed position means a ‘yes’ answer to your question. Even though it may seem as if not much has changed, the Two of Swords in reversed position shows that you have gained the needed experience to make a decision. It is best advised to follow your intuition. 

When the 2 of Swords comes out upside down/reversed, it can be taken as a form of encouragement to be perseverant. Even though making a difficult decision won’t magically get easier all of a sudden, this tarot card in reverse is a clear sign that you’ve got what it takes to follow your intuition and be content with whatever side it is you’ll choose.

The Two of Swords in reverse is not really considered an optimistic card in the sense of being able to suddenly make the perfect decision, however it does indicate a strong sense of resilience. 

Do make sure to take your time and not let yourself feel hurried in any way. The most important aspect to remember at all times is making sure you put yourself first and not let yourself be pushed to make a decision. Listen to your intuition at all times and only take steps that feel good in your heart and soul. If the timing doesn’t feel right, allow yourself to postpone your decision to another moment. 

Two Of Swords And Love: Yes Or No?

When it comes to love and relationship questions, the Two of Swords means a doubtful ‘maybe’. At this point in time it is best advised to focus on yourself for a while in order to gain some clarity and confidence that will help you make the right decision eventually. 

When the Two of Swords decides to show itself during your love themed ‘yes or no’ tarot reading, it is a clear indication that there’s a lot of confusion going on between you and your person.

If you’re doubting between two situations, the Two of Swords indicates it’s best to not make a definite decision yet. At this moment in time it may likely be best to gain some more information before deciding what situation to move forward with and what situation to let go of. 

If you’re in a relationship, the 2 of Swords indicates you may have had some arguments with your partner which has led to a sense of confusion with regards to how to move forward. At this point it is best advised to clearly communicate with each other and gain some understanding before making any hasty decisions. 

The 2 of Swords tarot card explained at 33:21, video by Moonlight Guidance  

In Conclusion

The Two of Swords in a ‘yes or no’ tarot reading can generally be interpreted as a ‘maybe’. Unfortunately this tarot card is not able to give a clear answer when it comes to a specific ‘yes or no’ question. When the Two of Swords in upright position enters your tarot reading, it can best be taken as a sign of encouragement to turn inwards and connect to your intuition

When the Two of Swords is pulled in reverse however, the answer to your question means ‘yes’. The reversed position indicates that even though there may still be a lot of uncertainty in a situation, you possess the needed skills and strengths to make a decision and deal with the outcome. 

In a love themed ‘yes or no’ reading, the Two of Swords can also best be interpreted as a ‘maybe’. When this card shows as an answer to your question, it indicates you may be focusing too much on others and not enough on yourself. Make sure to make yourself a priority at all times.  

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