The Hands (matter, practical)
The hands symbolize stability, permanence and security. They are the symbol for the body and matter. Star signs of the hands are Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn. The colour of the cards of hands is a glittering gold, earthy brown, representing the deep connection to the power of the earth, and stands for the rootedness and consistency of the individual. The hands represent healing and also both the healers, the Man and Woman of Hands. Both symbolize the element earth. The symbolic character of hands in the vernacular: "do it yourself", "taking something into your own hands", "to be a dab hand at something".