When the number 84 feels like it is showing up everywhere you look, it may well be true. You may be noticing it now as a sign from the universe meant to guide you.
The number 84 means that you are carrying around a lot of baggage that is having a detrimental impact on your life.
Seeing the Angel Number 84 repeatedly suggests that it is time to unpack the suitcase and deal with the things that you no longer need.
This is the only way that you are going to make space for the new things that you want in your life.
Your gut should tell you whether seeing the number 84 is a coincidence, or something more.
Whenever it comes to the spiritual, you need to trust your instincts.
What Does Angel Number 84 Mean?
The Angel Number 84 suggests that you are being negatively weighed down by insecurities and fears that result from your past.
It is a combination of the numbers 8 and 4.
The Angel Number 8 is linked with the idea of cause and effect, and the forces at play in the world that cause events.
The number 4 represents foundations and roots. It points to the building blocks of our lives including fundamental beliefs and the experiences that have shaped us.
The number 84 reminds us that our past experiences leave marks on us and make us the person that we are today.
This can be good, as it teaches us how to be better people, but it can also be negative, if the result is insecurities and fears which trigger us and cause us to act in ways that are not in our best interest.
The number 84 will appear to draw our attention to a situation in our lives where this exact problem is happening.
3 Reasons you might see the Angel Number 84
There are a wide variety of reasons why you might keep seeing the Angel Number 84, but here are three of the most common;
1. Take ownership of your past
Sometimes the first thing we need to do in order to deal with our baggage is to recognize that it is indeed ours.
The Angel Number 84 can appear when we are blaming others for certain things in the past, and failing to recognize our own role.
No one is saying that other people and other forces were not responsible for certain things that might have happened.
But we need to recognize that if it happened in our lives, we have some responsibility to take in the outcome.
It may just be the attitude that we decided to take towards the situation, playing the victim rather than looking for opportunities, but we had a role.
Only when we recognize our role and take ownership of it do we give ourselves the power and permission to fix the problem.
2. Identify emotional triggers
The Angel Number 84 can also show up to warn you when emotional triggers are causing you to behave in a way that may not be in your own best interest.
Maybe certain innocent things that your partner asks you or says makes you inexplicably angry, and you fight with them for no good reason, and probably regret it later.
Perhaps your child’s interest in a certain topic gets under your skin for a certain reason. As a result, you suppress them rather than supporting them to learn and grow.
It could be that every time you go to a certain place, you start to feel insecure and like you don’t belong there. You leave, robbing yourself of happiness or opportunities.
Whatever it is, the Angel Number 84 wants you to identify this emotional trigger so that you can start counteracting it.
The first step in the process is to be aware of it. Just knowing can significantly reduce its power over you.
3. Forgive yourself to heal
Often, we carry around baggage because we haven’t given ourselves permission to put it down. This usually stems from a place of guilt.
Maybe we blame ourselves for something. Perhaps we acted in a way that we didn’t like and it shattered our self-image.
Whatever it is, the Angel Number 84 can appear to tell you that the only way you are going to be able to put that baggage down is if you let yourself. That requires forgiving yourself.
This can be hard, because we don’t always truly understand why we are angry with ourselves, so we don’t know what we are forgiving.
But that is not actually the important part.
Forgiveness is not something that you earn, so knowing exactly what you are paying for might not be that important.
Rather forgiveness is a gift that someone gives. It is the choice to look past something because of a deeper love of the person.
It does not necessarily mean accepting what happened, it just means accepting the person that is responsible for it.
In this case, you.
What Does Angel Number 84 Mean in Love?
When it comes to love, the Angel Number 84 appears when you are letting insecurities and fears from previous loves sabotage your current happiness.
Perhaps you are behaving with suspicion because you have been betrayed before?
Maybe you are wary of being rejected, because someone important has turned their back on your before?
Now is the time to realize that there is not actually good evidence that these things will happen again. But because you are afraid that they will, you are looking for that evidence.
If you look hard enough and with enough determination, you can probably find “evidence” of anything.
The number 84 wants you to try and detach these past fears from what is happening in the present.
What Does the Angel Number 84 Mean Spiritually?
When it comes to spirituality, the Angel Number 84 suggests that you are stagnating and failing to grow as a person because you are hanging onto something from the past.
You probably haven’t forgiven yourself for something, so you are subconsciously holding yourself back because you don’t think that you deserve to continue.
The Angel Number 84 urges you to forgive yourself so that you can move forward.
Perhaps you don’t feel like you deserve it right now. But if you don’t let yourself keep growing, perhaps you never will.
What to do After Seeing the Angel Number 84
The Angel Number 84 appears as a warning that the baggage that you are carrying around is having a detrimental effect.
You need to deal with it now in order to be able to continue moving forward and growing.
This is going to be challenging, because we don’t always understand our baggage very well, and we find it even harder to forgive ourselves.
But the number 84 appears in order to help you find a way forward.