The Empress is the card of growth, love, fertility, motherhood, and abundance. The Empress teaches you to use loving, caring ways to accomplish your goals without losing your power. You must put your heart and soul into your undertakings, and cultivate your talents, but retain your control over the situation. Do not let yourself become either too easily swayed or too inflexible. Above all, you are the best barometer of what is right for you. Use your judgement. Light this candle to cultivate your nurturing self and seek more loving, caring ways to accomplish your goals without losing your power.