Angel numbers are numbers believed to hold divine significance wherever they appear. They convey or signify the presence of celestial intervention or can be interpreted as communication from your guiding angels. They often manifest as a series of recurring numbers found coincidentally at different places like the timestamp on a clock or the total cost of groceries at checkout. Seeing these numbers is one of the most common ways for angels to let you know they are present, because numbers are a universal language. Here is a look at the significance of angelic number 333.
The number 3:
The number 3 is perhaps the most creative of the single digit numbers. This number represents how two things come together to make another thing that is both of the first two and yet distinct. For example, the mother and father are distinct from the baby they make even though it has half of each parent’s genes. Without the baby, there is no mother and no father. The world we inhabit exists in 3 dimensions: length, width, and height. Without one, there is no other. A triangle is the simplest geometric shape; without one of the sides, there would be no closed shape. There are 3 particles that make up atoms, the very building blocks of matter: protons, neutrons, and electrons. The Rule of Threes seems to govern everything from magick, to human thought, to physics.
Thus, 3 is the number of manifestation, the ability to marry the will and the mind to make something manifest in material reality. It’s not the dream or the hard work, but the result of the two coming together. It resonates with the astrological sign Taurus and to a certain extent, Leo. It’s not the agreement to do things, but the act of doing things and the product it creates. 3 is creative in that it makes things real.
3-digit numbers are divine, and 3 is the number of creativity. 3x3x3 is nine, the number of spirituality and science. However, on it’s own, three 3’s is amplified and compounded creativity of a divine order. 3 is the number of creativity and natural ability, so three 3‘s is the ability to take natural ability and apply it to real life to make something real.
333 is an angelic number symbolizing the manifestation of God or the divine in manifest reality, or the ability to make it so. This is the number of the saint or the pilgrim, the one who not only follows the divine but chooses to embody it.
For example, the Holy Trinity of Christianity: God the Father, the creator, God the Holy Spirit, the inspiration, create God the Son, Jesus, who became both all god and all man. Consider the Holy Trinity of Hinduism: Brahma, the Creator, Vishnu the Preserver, and Shiva the Destroyer. Consider the pagan three-faced Goddess: Maid, Mother, and Crone.
When 333 shows up in your life:
Seeing 333 in your life is a divine calling to sainthood or to be closer to the divine. It’s as if the divine is asking you to strike a deal or blend with it to create something that is bigger and better than you are. It’s also a sign that you’ve found favor with the divine and that you have a special mission to fulfill, should you choose to fulfill it.
333 may show up in the life of a compassionate person who feels called to help humanity in some way. For example, someone who has suffered loss and witnessed suffering may be inspired to help others get through and overcome their own suffering. This isn’t for glory, but simply out of love for others because that person can see god in them. Or, 333 may show up in the life of someone who has they have felt a special spiritual mission in life, but weren’t sure what it was or when to start it. Seeing 333 is a sign that they’re right: there is a mission, and the angels will guide them so they know what it is. This person may have to use their faith to find more signs, trusting the divine, even though hardship, but they’ll be shown their mission and find true soul joy.
333 can also be a sign of divine protection, especially for those who risk their lives, safety, comfort, or reputation for what’s right, even in the face of danger. 333 tells them that their hearts will not be corrupted by the people and institutions around them, and that they’ll be able to continue their mission…and that perhaps that mission will outgrow and outlive them. Consider the spiritual warriors we know of who become like the divine and live on for ages: Jesus, Gandhi, Buddha, Martin Luther King, Jr., Abraham Lincoln, and others, who have laid themselves on the line for the sake of others, who, even if they had other grave faults, still had a pure heart when it came to the mission.
333 as an angelic number:
Thus, 333 is a sign of angelic protection and favor from god – all of the angelic numbers that are multiples of 333 indicate direct favor from the divine and protection from harm in a certain way. It’s a sign to have faith, because there are angels at your side at your back, because you’re about to do the Great Thing you were born to do. However, it doesn’t always mean that you’ll be protected from all harm. After all, why would you need protection if there is no threat?
What it means is that even if you go through trials, even if you experience loss and suffering, even if you have to learn to let go of your attachments and desires, you’re still going to be okay. Sometimes, 333 shows up just when someone is about to give up all hope, throw in the towel, and do what the world tells them to do. 333 is a sign that no, there’s something better for them.
What about the time 3:33?
If you wake up at 3:33 in the morning (or afternoon….), it can be your wake-up call to listen and realize that you’ve got a mission you were born to do and the universe wants you to fulfill it.
Waking up at 3:33 is auspicious because it tells of prophetic dreams or being directly contacted by angels in your dreams. If you wake up at 3:33 after an intense dream, write it down: this is the clue you need. Scary, pleasant, or strange, that dream is your symbolic clue, and whatever it is, it’s time to get to work.
Looking up and noticing 3:33 a lot is a reminder from the universe that you’re wasting your time and your talents. There’s something much bigger and better you should be doing, and now isn’t the time for daydreaming but for creating. You have all you need at your own disposal.
333 and angelic intercession:
333 is probably the most literal sign of angelic intercession of most of the angelic numbers. You’re not just being watched or gently guided; you’re being walked, perhaps even compelled, toward destiny. 333 shows up events that could be considered angelic miracles happen, or when a guardian angel manifests to help you (it doesn’t have to be your guardian angel, either – for example, if someone is hurting you, you can ask their guardian angel to protect you).
After all, you’re not just one person, but part of all of humanity, and all beings are part of the universe, and angels have a job to protect humanity in general. Thus, 333 can be sign that you have angels at your disposal that will do your righteous bidding if you’re trying to manifest good in material reality.
What to do when you encounter 333:
If you encounter 333, rejoice. Close your eyes and feel the angelic presence in your life. Next, get excited! You’re about to embark on a journey of fulfilling your real soul’s duty in this lifetime! Think about all of your talents, and think about the one thing you really must do in this lifetime, the secret dream and longing you may be too afraid up until now to try (hint: where’s your astrological North Node?) and take a step forward. Sure, you can’t see where you’re going, but it’s okay, because the angels are holding your hands.
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Jhoon is a writer and artist who likes to study astrology and psychology. Astroligion.com was launched in 2016 with a focus on astrology but has since expanded to include the MBTI and other topics. This site has provided Jhoon a great incentive to research and learn more about many subjects of personal interest.