Calculate your Life Path Number
It is rather easy to calculate your life path number; it is simply the total of your birthday reduced to a single digit. If you were born on 11/13/1981, then your Life Path number would be 1+1+1+3+1+9+8+1=25=7. The Life Path Number is the leading number in the life of an individual. Your Life Path Number determines the skill sets and the natural talents a person will excel in, gravitate towards, and attempt to master. Now, let us learn about the Life Path Number 2!
Life Path Number 2 Meaning
An individual that has life path number two is a natural born companion to others. Therefore, they have passion and energy to connect with and support others. Their personality develops through their interactions with others.
As relating people, they embrace communication, partnership, and commitment as their highest ideals. So, they become successful through teamwork. Since they relate to others to succeed in life, they overcome challenges thrown in their way by being or getting a helping hand.
The Number 2 life path has a strong vibration with co-working. These individuals want to be in a profession that allows them connect with others and contribute by working together. Individuals with Life Path Two will prefer to work on teams or in partnerships in their career opportunities.
With their devotion to others, they stay committed to jobs because of their relationships with their employer and co-workers. This person can benefit and succeed by being in social roles in a business environment, be it marketing or customer service. Whatever career path they choose, they will want to work closely with others, and not in isolation.
However, they may suffer from poor treatment that they tolerate to keep the social connections in place over and above fairness. Their tendency to be more concerned with social connection than productivity or work skills value can hurt their career aspirations. Even if they demonstrate high skills, the social aspect of relating will dominate. Therefore, they will struggle when relationships at work are unhealthy more than any other number.
Number 2 individuals are loyal and trustworthy partners if they get to be partners in spirit and action. They may cling to their partners in unhealthy ways if they need the partnership for validation. They prefer to help and see those actions as the way to love. However, this person can have a hard time maintaining healthy emotional boundaries necessary for good balance in a relationship.
At their best, they are the most supportive and aware lovers. Once the partner has gained the loyalty and trust of a person with Life Path Two, they have a lifetime of caring support and mutual pleasure being together and facing life’s challenges. The key phrase for this number in love and relationship is, “what do you think?” They will say it and want to hear it.
A Life Path Two child prefers to be close to a sibling or neighborhood friend (if an only child). If there are siblings, then this child will want to be bond with his or her sibling(s). They will want to “be in it together” when it comes to rewards or punishments. The number 2 represents the “we are” or “us” principle. They will respect fairness, and want the rules to apply equally to all members of the family.
If the parent is a Life Path Two, likely they will be a hands-on parent, partnering with the child to help him or her navigate childhood into adulthood. This parent can be helpful generally and all the time, ready to share knowledge and adventures. Since the Number 2 is a “helpmate”, the family member that is a 2 will share leadership and want agreement in decision making.
Physical and mental health
The physical health of a Life Path Two benefits most from social connection and doing activities together. Cooperative sports help build the relationships they so enjoy and want to support. At the core, this number wants learn how working or playing with others creates success and enjoyment they cannot get on their own.
The mental health of a Life Path Two also needs connection and interaction; being alone is detrimental to a number 2. This is a number that wants to make decisions with other people. Feeling and being able to be free to communicate and share is paramount for strong mental health. This number, more than any other, becomes unhealthy when isolated, rejected, or excluded, which makes it vulnerable to manipulation.
Other Numbers and Their Importance
You also have other numerology numbers that are important and that refine your Life Path Number. No one is the pure embodiment of a number, but the Life Path Number is the foundation. Other important and truly significant numbers include an identity number assigned by your society, like the social security number in the United States. The number of your full birth name, as recorded on a birth certificate, is your Destiny Number. Numbers that form your daily life are important, like your phone number numerology, or the address of you home.
How to Use Numerology in Your Life
Once you become aware of the numbers of your life, you can use them to help you succeed in your career and your relationships. If the Number 2 is your Life Path Number, then realize and test the idea that partnership, providing and getting support, communicating, and sharing, is how you make the best life for yourself and help the world.
Philip Young, PhD, is a spiritual adviser located in Cary, North Carolina. He provides spiritual guidance using different tools: astrology, tarot/oracle cards, numerology, and past life regression (using muscle testing).