Twelve archangels are depicted as beautiful light orbs throughout the 44-card Angels of Atlantis Oracle Deck. Stewart Pierce, the creator of this inspiration deck, explains that the role of the Atlantis archangels is "to inspire and uplift us, to bring forth a Divine Song that we may speak and chant."
This review introduces each of the twelve archangels, gives instructions for consecrating the deck and describes how to lay out your cards and do a heart dowsing.
Why 44 Cards? 44 is the sacred Master Number of Atlantis. In numerology 44 represents a gateway to spiritual purity.
Consecrating Your Angel Oracle Cards
Prior to using your Angel Cards, you will want to first consecrate (dedicate or align them with the purpose of spiritual guidance) the deck. For the purpose of consecrating the cards, it is suggested to place cards onto your altar. If you do not have a spiritual altar in your home already, now is the perfect time to consider creating a sacred altar for this purpose. Otherwise, create a temporary sacred space for the purposed of purifying your new cards. Below are the steps suggested in the companion booklet that comes with your deck for consecrating your angel cards.
- Remove the cards from the box.
- Place the cards on your altar.
- Burn incense and light a candle.
- Say a prayer of thanks to the angels.
- Inhale, take a deep breath.
- Imagine a golden laser light in your spine.
- Take the deck and hold them in your hands.
- Place the intention of love in your heart.
- Allow your loving intention to flow downwards from your heart through your left arm to the held cards.
- Exhale, breathe love into the cards.
How To Do a Heart Dowsing
Now that your cards have been dedicated into service you are ready to receive counsel from the Archangels of Atlantis through your cards. Use the steps below when handling the cards and intuitively choosing the cards for your reading.
- Ask the angels for their counsel.
- Shuffle the cards, handling them face down.
- Cut the cards twice creating three piles.
- Pick all the cards up and shuffle a second time.
- Again, cut the cards into three piles.
- Gather all the cards together.
- Fan the cards open on the altar.
- Intuitively pick three cards from the fanned deck for your reading.
- Do a heart dowsing.
- Review the images with your eyes, listen to the angel messages with an open heart.
Three different cards spreads are described in the companion booklet that gives meanings to each of the 44 angels cards. A single card is drawn from the deck when you are seeking an answer to a specific question. Three cards are drawn for a review of past, present, and future influences. A twelve card reading is used when you wish to call upon the counsel of all the archangels.
Angel Gabriel - The Divine Messenger
Archangel Gabriel, who is characterized as The Divine Messenger, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
About Archangel Gabriel
Angel of guidance and vision. Gabriel can be called upon to help you make a decision when you are faced with two different directions to take. And, after you have chosen the pathway for your journey Gabriel will cheer you on and give you the confidence to follow that path. Gabriel will clear not only the pathway before you to make your journey easier, but will also assist you in clearing away any emotional baggage you are clinging to lighten heart-heavy loads while traveling to a new place.
Angel Haneal - The Sacred Warrior
Archangel Haneal, who is characterized as The Sacred Warrior, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
About Archangel Haneal
Also known as Anael, Aniel, Omoel, Hamael and Haniel
Angel Jophiel - The Holy Liberator
Archangel Jophiel, who is characterized as The Holy Liberator, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
About Archangel Jophiel
Joyful and playful. Jophiel reminds us to slow down and not push ourselves so hard that we lose sense of who we are and to appreciate the people in our lives who are precious to us. This is an angel of awareness who can help unlock the mysteries deep down inside to reveal to yourself who you truly are at a soul level. Jophiel will help liberate you from the mundane and will spit pure water upon the cosmic mirror to cleans it so that you can get a better reflection of your true self.
Angel Metatron - Supernal Teacher
Archangel Metatron, who is characterized as Supernal Teacher, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
- Divine Intelligence
About Archangel Metatron
Crossover angel and akashic records scribe. Metatron has been assigned the job of maintaining the akashic library. It has been said that Archangel Metatron greets souls as they transition from earth life back to spirit. Metatron is the booking agent who logs our comings and goings and keeps track of our reincarnations and life lessons.
Angel Michael - Cosmic Leader
Archangel Michael, who is characterized as Cosmic Leader, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
- I Am Present
About Archangel Michael
beam rays of light out into the world. He will guide you toward your life purpose if you call up on him to help you sort this out. His presence is very BIG, it is hard not to recognize a shift in energy when he enters a space. Michael will back you up in any endeavor undertaken that comes from heartfelt intent and purposeful action. His support is all loving, curious and non-tiring.
Angel Raphael - The Holy Healer
Archangel Raphael, who is characterized as The Holy Leader, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
- Earth Force
About Archangel Raphael
Emotional and physical healer. Raphael assists healers in their work, those who care for people or animals. Raphael can be called upon whenever you are concerned about the health of someone, simply ask for special care and healing. This archangel can help to expedite healing and clear away lingering emotional pain from past hurts.
Angel Raziel - The Divine Mysteries
Archangel Raziel, who is characterized as The Divine Mysteries, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
About Archangel Raziel
Keeper of universal truths. Raziel is the knowledgeable librarian among the archangels. You can call upon Archangel Raziel to act as your tutor in higher learning so that you can better understand the mysteries of quantum physics, astrology, magic, and other esoteric materials.
Angel Sandalphon - The Sacred Guardian
Archangel Sandalphon, who is characterized as The Sacred Guardian, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
- Planetary Cycles
About Archangel Sandalphon
Carrier of prayers. Sandalphon guards your dreams, wishes, and prayers, lifting them up to the heavens. This angel serves as a bridge between earth and higher realms.
Angel Shamael - The Divine Guide
Archangel Shamael, who is characterized as The Divine Guide, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through two cards:
About Archangel Shamael
Also known as Chamuel, and Samael
Angel Uriel - The Divine Companion
Archangel Uriel (Also known as Archangel Ariel), who is characterized as The Divine Companion, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
About Archangel Uriel
Also known as Archangel Ariel
Angel Zadkiel - The Divine Comforter
Archangel Zadkiel, who is characterized as The Divine Comforter, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through two cards:
About Archangel Zadkiel
Loving support. Zadkiel wraps us up warmly with a security blanket, shielding us from harm. You can call upon Archangel Zadkiel for protection anytime you are experiencing fear or feeling vulnerable. This angel, full of love, wants you to keep an open heart and not to be fearful.
Angel Zaphkiel - The Sacred Lover
Archangel Zaphkiel, who is characterized as The Sacred Love, is represented in the Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards through four cards:
About Archangel Zaphiel
Full of passion and zest. Zaphiel reminds us that we are not alone and were not intended to walk alone. This archangel can be called upon whenever you are feeling lost or isolated from others. Zaphiel encourages us to be joyful and to reach out to find loving partnerships.
Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards
Chanting with the Angels
Depending on what cards are revealed in your angel card reading you will likely be asked to make repetitive chant sounds with the angels such as:
- Chant Hee to promote mental clarity.
- Chant Om Namah Shivaya three times and the Divine will illuminate your way forward.
- Chant Ah to release the conviction of love from your heart chakra.
Other times you may be instructed to repeat a phrase out loud or to rest in silence and await guidance from one or more of the archangels. Follow the directions given in the companion booklet and enjoy your communications with the angels.
These oracle cards are a means to help foster a closer relationship with the angels that are always around us. Shuffle the deck and invite the angels to make their presence known and to offer some guidance. You might be surprised which of the angels has a message for you.
Card Credits: Angels of Atlantis Oracle Deck creator is Stewart Pearce, angel medium, sound healer, voice coach, and author of Alchemy of Voice and The Heart's Note. Illustrated by watercolor artist, Richard Crookes.
Review deck of Angels of Atlantis Oracle Cards was supplied by Findhorn Press publicist.