Six of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords
UPRIGHT: Achievement, Victory, Success, Public Recognition
REVERSED: Failure, delay in Success, lack of support
- Element: Fire
- Kabbalistic Sefirot: Tiphareth
- Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Beauty
- Astrological Influence: Jupiter in Leo
- Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
- Stones: Topaz, Yellow Diamond
The six of wands is card number 6 in the suit of wands of minor Arcana. The suit of wands is fiery, energetic, determined, strong, and ambitious in characteristics. The number 6 is the number of harmony and balance. In major Arcana ‘the Lovers’ is the card number 6. The disruption that occurred at number 5 now again starts getting balanced at number 6.
The Imagery of the Six of Wands Tarot Card
A man is riding a white horse and there is a crowd in the background. The man looks like a man of authority as he is wearing a laurel crown on his head that is a symbol of victory; his maroon robe symbolizes his confidence. He is holding a staff in his hand that has a laurel wreath at the top. The staff is a sign of authority whereas laurel wreath is crowning insignia of warriors and people of high rank. His white horse is a symbol of strength, purity, and a connection with intuition. The crowd in the background, probably foot soldiers with staves in the hands, signifies social recognition. The blue sky is a symbol of wisdom and the olive green cover over the horse shows harmony as well as diplomacy. Overall this is a happy and positive card that signifies progress, achievement, victory, success, and social recognition.
Astrology and the Six of Wands
In the wheel of the year, the six of wands corresponds to the second decan of Leo, in which Jupiter is in Leo. Leo is ruled by the sun and Jupiter is the planet of growth, expansion, healing, and prosperity. The golden dawn designer called Jupiter in Leo the ‘Lord of Victory’. Jupiter in Leo in attracts good fortune, charisma, and confidence. This combination brings success and happy relationships.
Six of Wands and Kabbalah
All the sixes and the knights belong to the Sefirot of Tiphareth on the tree of life, which means beauty and harmony. Tiphareth is the center of the tree of life, The powers of all sefirot flow into it and create a balance. This sefirah is ruled by the sun. The six of wands belongs to Tiphareth in Atziluth (the world of pure spirit). In the Waite Smith deck, the card shows victory after strife.
Six of Wands Tarot Card as a Person
Sic of wands signifies someone who is confident, hard worker, and achiever. It represents someone who has acquired public recognition as a result of their hard work. People who keep others along with them. Someone who needs a little support to acquire a high rank. A person who is loved by others and keep happy relationships. Who has a good reputation at their workplace, keep friendly relations with others, and gain support for their achievements.
Six of Wands Card in General Reading
This is a happy card of victory and success. If this card appears in a general reading, it signifies that you’ll have success in achieving your goals. You will make progress and your hard work and passion will be rewarded with victory, triumph, and success. You will be a crowd-pleaser and get love and respect from the people around you. Your time to shine is there as you have learned to harness your strengths. You have a purity of purpose, confidence to reach your goals, passion, and favorable circumstances. Nothing can stop you from attaining your objectives.
Six of Wands Tarot Card in a Daily reading
This is a positive card to get in daily reading. If you get this card, believe in yourself, and stay confident. You will get acknowledgment for your efforts today and supporters and well-wishers will be there to cheer for you. You should have high self-esteem, strength, and confidence as today will be your day.
Six of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading
This is also a very positive card to get in a Love reading. This card shows that you and your lovers have the support from your family and friends and you are achieving your goals together. If you are single this card shows success in finding that one person that you deserve. That person will have high ranks and good social standing and he or she will be entering your life soon.
Six of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading
This is a very positive card to get in a career reading. If you get this card about a job interview, it is a sign that you will ace the interview. If you get this card in a career reading otherwise, it shows success, promotion, recognition, and appreciation at your workplace. You will be able to achieve your goals by putting your passion and energies into those and your hard work will be acknowledged and appreciated.
Six of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading
This card is a positive card to get in an upright position in a health reading. It means that you will beat the illness and disease and will be back to your routine and life.
Six of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning
The six of wands is not a positive card to get in a reversed position. When the card is in a reversed position, the laurel crown will fell from the head of the rider and he may fall from the horse as well. The crowd will be holding their staves backward and that might indicate their unhappiness and hostility. In a reversed position this card is indicative of delay or lack of success, failure, and lack of support by people. It will show that someone else can win again you and also that people can cause conflict and trouble in your life. This card may also represent some kind of disgrace.
In a reversed position, the six of wands is not a positive card in a career reading as well. You might not get the promotion you were hoping for or won’t be able to achieve your goals. You can face some troubles and challenges from people around you at your workplace.
This card is also not a good sign when it appears in a reversed position in a love reading. It can indicate problems in your relationship that are caused by people around you. If you are single, it might show that there will be a delay in finding the right person.
In a health reading, this card may indicate an injury or accident. Getting it in reversed position is not a good health-related omen but always consult a registered health practitioner before making health-related decisions.