Life Path Number 8
By Dmitriy (aka Life Script Doctor)
Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power.
– Lao Tzu
The following article describes what numerology life path number 8 means. If you are new to Numerology you can find an explanation to how you calculate your life path number at the end of the article. Keep in mind that life path 8 is just one of the numbers influencing your life. Even though your life path is a very important number that defines the strategy of your life, there are a lot more keys, insights and knowledge to be discovered through the meaning of numbers in your numerology birth chart.
The key element of the numerology number 8 is power and strength. It is the combination of two worlds: material and spiritual together in one point (see the symbol on infinity). Power has to come from spiritual source and this highest energy has the ability to withstand animal urges. The power of Numerology #8 is not the power that comes with anger and aggression; it is the power that comes with patience and female energy that gives you strength to accomplish all your desires. If the aggressive power is tamed it begins to serve and bring benefit to others.
People with life path number 8 should not try to kill their urges and passions, they just need to learn how to use them. A wise person takes care of all his or her urges, even the “negative” ones. The true art of life for a life path #8 is to transform negative energies into positive ones. We all need the power of our ego in order to unite everyone in the name of the highest interests. People with life path number 8 have the energy to unite different qualities for power and effective use. Numerology #8 has the energy of a boss and that of control. People with life path number 8 are often leaders, but they do have to draw their power not from their own ego but from their own Spirit and divine. They are fighters and are often quite brave, they are the leaders with power. Number 8 is not the power when it is alone, it is the transmitter of the divine power that can hold things together. One of the major goals in life of a person with life path number 8 is to learn how to receive true satisfaction from the material world. However, they should be careful not to fall into the negative side of greed for power that could lead to failure and increases the karmic debt. People with life path number 8 need to keep themselves in balance. When they begin to treat everything as just black & white they can fall into their fears and it can make life path number 8 lose their confidence.