The symbolism of this card is rich, so we will only focus on one item. This will be the Pomegranates on the veil that is behind the High Priestess. In the Jewish tradition the pomegranate is very rich in symbolism, it is a holy symbol according to the Torah, the Jewish book on doctrine. It represents righteousness, fruitfulness, knowledge, learning and wisdom. When this card is in a reading it indicates the search for self-knowledge including the need to just still your mind and learn about yourself.