Archangel Zadkiel


Also known as:  Tzadkiel, Tzaphqiel, Tzaphquiel, Tzaphkiel, Hesediel, Jafkiel, Japhkiel, Satquiel, Satqiel, Zachiel, Zadakiel, Zadkiel, Zafkiel, Zaphiel, Zafchial, Zaphkiel, Zedekiel, Zedkiel, Zidekiel,

Ray:                           7th Ray
Colour/s:                    Violet, Lilac, Blue/Turquoise
Focus:                       Self-transformation, accessing angelic guidance
Chakra:                     Crown Chakra, 3th Eye Chakra / Brow Chakra
Element:                   Cosmic energy
Planet:                      Jupiter
Day:                          Thursday, Saturday
Crystals:                   Amethyst, Ametrine, Blue Chalcedony, Tanzanite, Charoite, Fluorite
Planet:                      Jupiter, Saturn
Trees:                       Oak, Ash, Cedar
Animals:                   Elephants, whales, swans, ducks
Essential Oil:            Benzoin
Astrology/Zodiac:     Pisces, Sagittarius

Archangel Zadkiel represents Sephira Binah and presides over Sephira Chesed on the Tree of Life, and relates to understanding.

Zadkiel’s name means ‘the righteousness of God’, ‘Knowledge of God’ or ‘the Justice of God’.

Archangel Zadkiel rules the highest vibration in the rainbow, the Violet Ray which is the 7th ray of the rainbow’s colour spectrum. Archangel Zadkiel is the guardian of the ‘Violet Flame of Transformation and Healing’, which has the highest vibrational frequency. This brings soul freedom and joy by releasing us from our limiting behaviours, concepts, beliefs and karmic binds or lessons.

Archangel Zadkiel is known as the ‘Holy One’, the ‘Angel of Mercy and Benevolence’, the ‘Archangel of Deep Contemplation of God’, the ‘Angel of Understanding and Compassion’ and the Archangel of ‘Divine Joy’. Zadkiel resonates with Divine Grace and Divine Forgiveness.

Archangel Zadkiel is also related to darkness, primal waters and inertia, and helps us to understand obstacles/difficulties that confront us in life, and with learning how to overcome them effectively.

Archangel Zadkiel is the ‘Angel of Deep Contemplation’, representing the Divine feminine, and the water aspects of creation. Archangel Zadkiel represents the ‘Cosmic Mother’, contemplation and nurturing, the deeper aspects of the Divine Feminine (to protect and nurture), and the deeper aspects of intuition. Archangel Zadkiel is associated with feminine energies, mothers and motherhood due to the emphasis on nurturing and caring, as Zadkiel nurtures all things and gives glimpses of other realities.

Archangel Zadkiel has the mission of helping us to discover the Divine aspects within ourselves and encourages spiritual growth and cosmic alchemy, accessing angelic guidance, wisdom and understanding. Archangel Zadkiel helps us to develop our natural tendencies towards helping one another whilst serving your life purposes.

Archangel Zadkiel is the archangel of freedom, benevolence, mercy and forgiveness, and resonates with balance expressed as cosmic consciousness, cosmic awareness, discernment and understanding. Zadkiel resonates with contemplation and meditation, and brings balance, calmness and peace to an anxious, troubled mind, and eases worry, irritation and tension.

Archangel Zadkiel brings insight, discernment and mysticism and assists with spiritual awakening, awareness and development. Archangel Zadkiel is associated with Universal Divine knowledge, wisdom and truth.

Archangel Zadkiel bestows blessings that are designed through faith to increase understanding by imparting wisdom which increases spiritual growth. Archangel Zadkiel casts out all that is superficial to spiritual development and increases insight, mysticism and discernment by helping to fully develop the feminine side of our nature.

Using the Violet Flame, Archangel Zadkiel inspires and frees the imagination, aids meditation, enhances psychic abilities and develops the intuition. Archangel Zadkiel brings spiritual dedication and meaningful dreams and aids soul connection and development. Zadkiel helps to open us up to our higher minds and gives psychic protection, and offers transformation and transmutation using the energies of his Violet Flame. Archangel Zadkiel enfolds you in the transformational energy of the Violet Flame and transmutes all of your negativity into joy and inner-peace. Zadkiel can be invoked to bring forgiveness to the Self and others.

Archangel Zadkiel directs the ‘Angels of Joy and Mercy’ to transmute lower energies and help people to find forgiveness, tolerance and diplomacy. The healing energies of Archangel Zadkiel and his angels of joy help us to transform past memories, limitations, energy blockages, negative personality traits and addictions.

Archangel Zadkiel resonates with love, joy, forgiveness, mercy and freedom, and encourages strength, self-reliance, tolerance, an expanded mind and the ability to work in harmony with the Divine. Archangel Zadkiel encourages us to express love, forgiveness and compassion without fear, shame or feelings of unworthiness, and encourages us to love and support one another.

Archangel Zadkiel helps people to love the self and others unconditionally, and to forgive, develop compassion, resolve conflicts, and to serve others in need. Archangel Zadkiel helps each individual by connecting them to their soul energy and mission, and helps us to see the Divine Light within ourselves and others, and cleanses the heart of unforgiveness.

Archangel Zadkiel helps us to free ourselves from karmic blockages, as well as fears, regrets, bitterness and unforgiveness for the self and others. Zadkiel helps us to see ourselves and others with love and compassion, and helps to release painful memories and find forgiveness and peace. He helps to increase your connection with the Divine energies.

Archangel Zadkiel brings healing to emotional wounds by bringing comfort and strength to soothe painful memories. Zadkiel helps us to free ourselves from the past using the power of forgiveness. Zadkiel helps to repair broken relationships by encouraging and motivating estranged people to feel and show mercy and forgiveness to each other.

Working with Zadkiel increases your self-esteem and helps you to recall and bring forth your natural talents, skills and abilities. Call upon Zadkiel if you need help to remember details and specific facts.

Archangel Zadkiel can help you to remember your Divine origin, and can be called upon for help with remembering your life purpose and soul mission …. Your reason for being.

Call upon Archangel Zadkiel to assist efforts to free, heal and transcend our negative emotions and thought-patterns. Zadkiel helps with memory functions and you are able to call upon him for assistance when needing to memorize, recall or remember things, and/or to develop and enhance your memory in general. Zadkiel also assists us to improve all other mental functions.

Archangel Zadkiel imbues you with the desire and power to free yourself from your negativity and limitations. If you wish for more tolerance and diplomacy in difficult situations you can call upon Archangel Zadkiel as he transmutes the lower consciousness into the higher. Zadkiel cleanses, illuminates and raises your vibration.

Archangel Zadkiel is the energy behind both poverty and wealth and any and all of its manifestations, so is often associated with luck and chance. Zadkiel however, knows that both good and bad luck are duly earned by the individual, and he gauges fortunes accordingly. Archangel Zadkiel swiftly dispenses justice without bias or prejudice, yet is merciful to those that deserve or earn his mercy. Zadkiel also helps to expose injustices.
Archangel Zadkiel is responsible for the beginnings and endings of things, and he can be called upon to bring a swift end to a long-term painful situation or circumstance.

Archangel Zadkiel is able to break down blocked or stagnant energies caused by anger, hatred, resentment, bitterness, jealousy, intolerance, blame, fear and guilt. He gives protection from over-indulgence and blockages which have been lodged in our emotional body. Archangel Zadkiel teaches trust and brings comfort in our hour of need.

Archangel Tzaphkiel brings peace to a trouble mind and his energies can be used for deep emotional healing work.

Archangel Zadkiel helps us to find the courage within to do the right thing by ourselves, others, and the world.

Archangel Zadkiel encourages us to learn to honour and respect the Earth and all of it inhabitants.

To connect with Archangel Zadkiel use the essential oil Benzoin in order to gain spiritual wisdom, understanding, detachment and letting go of painful emotions and emotional wounds. Violet, Lavender and/or Amethyst coloured candles can be used to contact and connect with Archangel Zadkiel.

Purple, lavender, violet and/or amethyst candles can be used to connect with Archangel Zadkiel.

Archangel Zadkiel’s twin flame is Amethyst. Amethyst conveys the feminine aspects of the Violet Ray, which offers transmutation through forgiveness, mercy and compassion. Archangel Zadkiel and Amethyst help with developing strength, self-reliance, tolerance, an expanded mind and the ability to co-operate and work in harmony. Archangel Zadkiel are the angels of the 7th Ray; the ray of magic and ceremonial order. The 7th Ray grounds spirituality into the physical realm. The amethyst crystal/stone represents the symbolic condensation of the Violet Ray.

Archangel Zadkiel and his Archeia Amethyst govern the Seat of the Soul Chakra.They work to expand the Seat of the Soul Chakra for humanity, and are helping everyone on the planet to ascend by waking up each individual, then connecting them to their soul energy. The Seat of the Soul Chakra contains soul information and this connects you to your higher-self for guidance. The Seat of the Soul Chakra sits approximately one foot above your head, and relates to your auric space.

Archangel Zadkiel also works with the Ray of Purification, and this ray works on the Crown Chakra. Zadkiel helps to balance and harmonize the Crown Chakra during transitions and the ascension process.

Archangel Zadkiel’s energies are most powerfully felt on the Earthplane on Saturdays.

Archangel Zadkiel is associated with the Ascended Master Saint Germaine, and oversees visionaries, mystics, diplomats, community organisers and those who assist others.

Archangel Zadkiel works alongside Archangel Raziel to oversee the 3rd Eye Chakra (also known as the Brow Chakra).

Archangel Zadkiel also works with Archangel Michael to facilitate healing.

Each of the archangels has a special place in the etheric of planet Earth, and you can ask to visit their temples where they work during mediation or sleep. Archangel Zadkiel and Holy Amethyst have their etheric retreat, known as the ‘Temple of Purification’, over the islands of Cuba. Archangel Zadkiel invites students to come to the ‘Temple of Purification’ to learn the true meaning of spiritual freedom.

Archangel Zadkiel helps with:

- accessing angelic guidance and Divine wisdom
- developing ad strengthening intuition
- memory and recall
- remembering your Divine origin and life purpose/soul mission
- mercy and forgiveness
- overcoming obstacles
- truth seeking
- increasing your self-esteem
- bringing forth your natural talents, skills and abilities
- transforming past memories, limitations, energy blockages, negative personality traits and addictions
- developing our natural tendencies towards helping one another whilst serving our life purposes

Joanne Walmsley
Sacred Scribes


  1. Dear Zadkiel,

    Thank you for helping to guide my life and journey's purpose. Love and light always.

  2. Thank you Zadkiel :)

  3. O Most Holy ZADKIEL You Know ;-)

  4. Zadkiel connected with me the other day. Then again this morning in my meditation. Thank you for your wisdom. Love and Light to you.