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King of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism Meaning

King of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism Meaning

King of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Entrepreneur, natural-born leader, visionary, experienced adult

REVERSED: Problems with business, rude person, bully, abusive person

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Chokmah
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Wisdom
  • Astrological Influence: Sagittarius, Scorpio
  •  Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stones:  Star Ruby, Turquoise  
  •  King of Wands: Fire of Fire

Kings were rulers of a whole kingdom in the middle ages. The role of a king was to protect the kingdom against invaders, consolidate power, and increase the wealth of the kingdom. A king often traveled through his kingdom to see the plight of the realm. A king’s most important responsibility was to establish order and keep the peace. A king’s responsibility was to administer justice, resolve disputes between nobles, and uphold the power.

King of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism Meaning

The Imagery and symbolism of the King of Wands Tarot Card

Symbolically, a king represents a powerful male or a father figure. The King of Wands is seated on a throne that is a seat of power. His throne is placed on a grey pedestal. Grey is the color of impartiality. There is a salamander by the side of his throne and images of salamanders are made on his cape, and throne as well. The symbolic meaning of salamander is transformation and passion and legends say that a salamander can withstand flames.  The presence of salamanders in the picture depicts endurance and resilience. The king is wearing an orange robe. Orange is the color of desire, stimulation, and enthusiasm. The green color of his dress is a symbol of growth and fertility. The yellow color depicts his optimism and clarity of thoughts.  The king is holding a wand in his hand but he is just holding it lightly. The king doesn’t need any support to pursue his endeavors. He has a stable and secure seat of authority already. The king’s posture suggests that he might get up anytime and embark on a journey or travel. There are lions made on the back of his seat. The lion is a majestic animal and symbolizes strength and courage.

Astrology and the King of Wands

Astrologically, the King of wands represents the fiery sign of Sagittarius. It rules the third decan of Scorpio and the first and second decan of Sagittarius. Sagittarius is a mutable sign and people from this sign are freedom-loving, jovial, honest, straightforward, philosophical, intellectual, optimistic, and restless. The King of wands shows all the energies of this fiery sign in a pictorial manner. He is daring, spontaneous, courageous, and passionate.

King of Wands and Kabbalah

The King of Wands belongs to the Sefirot of Chokmah (Wisdom) in Atziluth. Atziluth is the world of creation and it is at the level of pure spirit. All the 2’s of minor arcana and all the kings belong to this Sefirot. Chokmah is a Sefirot of Masculine energies and it is opposite to the Sefirot of Binah, which is pure feminine energy.

King of Wands as a Person (Upright)

The King of Wands as a person can be an established entrepreneur in modern times. This card doesn’t necessarily reflect a man but a mature adult with the qualities of the King of Wands as a person but it may also represent a father or a father figure (a male). The King of wands is someone who has a fiery temperament, who loves to travel and who has complete control of the situation and his or her desires. The King of Wands depicts such people who are confident, passionate, and attractive. They are active, motivated, and have sex appeal. These people are born leaders, visionaries, great mediators, and highly passionate and enthusiastic with a great tolerance level. However, they can be forceful, aggressive, and assertive if and when needed.

King of Wands Card in General Reading (Upright)

This card can reflect a person or a situation when it appears in a general reading. As a person, it may reflect the querent or someone in the querent’s life. As a situation, this card reflects a favorable and well-established situation. This is the situation that is organized, well established, and full of positive and motivating energies. This card may indicate a well-established business. It shows a situation where you have experience and have the maturity to take decisions. You are ready to take action and you are ready to face any difficulties or challenges that might arise.

King of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading (Upright)

If this card appears in a love reading, it might indicate that one person in the relationship embodies the qualities of the King of Wands. If you are single, this card might suggest that someone with the qualities of the king of wands will be entering your life. If this card depicts you in a love reading that it means that you have everything that it takes. Just go and get.  

King of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading (Upright)

This is a very good card to get in a career reading. It shows a successful business or success in a business venture. In a job, this card indicates that you have acquired a high position and experience. You have confidence and the needed motivation to complete a task. This card might indicate the presence of a boss with the King of Wands qualities. There is nothing to worry about because such bosses value hard-work, devotion, and enthusiasm.

King of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading (Upright)

This is a positive health card. It shows that you have endurance, resistance, and immunity to go through any health-related challenge. This card shows vitality and vigor.  

King of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When the King of Wands is in a reversed position, he will no longer be able to easily hold his position of power and resultantly he will lose confidence and self-esteem. This position will make him impulsive, tactless, reckless, and blunt. This person might also throw temper tantrums. This card in a reversed position also indicates a failed or failing business.

This card in a general reading in a reversed position shows that hastiness is making the situation go out of control. The situation is getting out of control but control can be brought back by controlling the impulses and hastiness.

In a love and relationship reading, this card in a reversed position might indicate the presence of someone who is controlling, impatient, hasty, mean, unreliable, or overly optimistic. It is also time to look at your role in a relationship. You might need to change it.

In a health reading, this card indicates poor habits resulting in poor health. This card indicates that changing your lifestyle can bring positive changes to your health.  

Queen of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism

Queen of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism

Queen of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Confidence, Independence, Stable Situation

REVERSED: Pushy, mean, greedy

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Binah
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Understanding
  • Astrological Influence: Aries, Pisces
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stones: Star Sapphire, Pearl
  • Queen of Wands: Water of Fire

A Queen is one of the strongest and most influential members of the royal court. Even in the old times, queens were the rulers at many places. In the places where kings were the rulers, the queens were their right hands and most trusted allies. They kept and protected state secrets. A Queen was not only the wife of a king but also the mother of the next king of a kingdom. The attributes of a queen were fertility, management, mercy, creativity, and authority. A Queen’s personality is matched with water that is flowing, nurturing, life-giving, and having a steady and controlled flow and the cycle of emotions. The Queen of wands is Water of Fire.

Queen of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism

The Imagery and Symbolism of the Queen of Wands Tarot Card

The Queen of Wands is sitting on a throne that is a seat of power. Two lions are engraved in the arms of the throne and the other two are made at the back of the throne. That can be a tapestry that is hanging behind her. The lions are fiery and majestic animals and depict strength and courage. The queen is wearing a yellow robe that shows joy, optimism, and clarity and a white cape on her back is a symbol of purity and perfection. She is wearing a crown on her head that shows her power and authority and green leaves emerging from the crown symbolize growth and fertility.  She is holding a wand in one hand that shows her fiery energies and passion and a sunflower on the other hand. Sunflower is a symbol of loyalty and dedication. Her throne is set on a grey platform; the grey color symbolizes neutrality and impartiality. There are three mounds in her background that show her past achievements. A black cat sitting in her feet is a symbol of mystery, secrets, and rebirth. Overall her image reflects strength, generosity, and determination.

Astrology and the Queen of Wands

The Queen of Wands rules the first and second decans of the fiery sign of Aries and third decan of Pisces. Aries rules the Emperor in the Major Arcana. People born under the sign of Aries are adventurous, energetic, courageous, confident, dynamic, and quick-witted, just like the Queen of Wands. Pisces brings the qualities of kindness, compassion, and sensitivity in a person. The Queen of Wands is a perfect combination of the qualities of both signs.

Queen of Wands and Kabbalah

In Kabbalah, all four queens and all the threes belong to the Sefirot of Binah (Understanding). This sefirah is the energy from which all life emerges. Binah is the giver of life and the Queen of Wands belongs to Binah in Atziluth, which is the highest of the four worlds.

Queen of Wands as a Person

Some tarot readers say that the Queen of Wands depicts a female in a querent’s life or if the client is a female then the Queen of Wands represents her but the Queen can also represent a male with the qualities of the Queen of Wands. So you may say that the Queen of Wands can represent any mature adult. In my readings, I have found this card appearing for highly motivated entrepreneurs who have set up and running their businesses. Their businesses are sustainable and working well but they are not large empires. This card represents such people who are confident, dynamic, motivated, loyal, and dedicated and also keep a sensitive side. It shows the people who are charming and attractive but have control of their intimate desires. This card may also represent such mothers who are also successful entrepreneurs.

Queen of Wands Card in General Reading

If this card appears in a general reading, it can indicate a person or a situation. I have shared the type of person this card depicts in the above paragraph. In aa general reading this card shows a positive situation where you are in control and confident. You have achieved some of your goals and now you have taken charge. It shows that dedication, loyalty, control, passion, and sensitivity will help maintain and sustain this situation.

Queen of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

In a love reading, this card represents and stable, sustainable loyal, and smooth relationship. It might also represent that one of the people in the relationship carries the qualities of the queen of wands. This is a positive card of passion and loyalty in a love reading.

Queen of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

In a Career reading, this card shows that you have complete control of the situation at your workplace. You have achieved your goals and have established an authority. This card also shows success in business ventures and great managerial qualities. This card might also indicate a person with the qualities of the queen of wands at your workplace.

Queen of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

Queens are fertile and nurturing moms so it is a good omen if you are trying to conceive. This is a card of health, vigor, and vitality. You’ll get complete control of the situation, even if you are facing some health-related problems right now.

Queen of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When the queen of Wands is in a reversed position, the cat comes at the top and she will be not happy in an upside-down position too and be very pushy. The queen will lose the positive flow of energies and resultantly her fiery energies will make her mean and arrogant. Her wand will be reversed so growth will also stop. Her crown of authority may also fall. This is not a positive card in a reversed position and it can represent someone who is mean, bossy, pushy, deceptive, and manipulative. It might also represent a situation that is not in your favor. Where you have lost the position of authority and lost control.

In a career reading this card might show a failed business venture.

In a love reading, this card might indicate that one person is being disloyal and mean.

This is not a good card to get in a health reading. It shows a lack of vitality and problems in conceiving a baby.

Knight of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Symbolism

Knight of wands tarot card meaning and symbolism

Knight of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Passion, Inspired Action, Bravery

REVERSED: Recklessness, Frustration

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Tiphareth
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Beauty, Harmony
  • Astrological Influence: Leo, Cancer
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stones: Topaz, Yellow Diamond
  • Knight of Wands: Air of Fire

In medieval times, knights were fearful warriors who rode on horseback. A knight generally belonged to an aristocratic wealthy family who could afford horse, armor, weapons, and training since childhood. Besides knowing tricks of war, the knights were good at reciting poetry and songs. They were true charmers.

Knight of wands tarot card meaning and symbolism

The Imagery and Symbolism of the Knight of Wands Tarot Card

An armored warrior is riding a brown horse and there are a barren land and mountains in the background. He is holding a staff (wand) in one of his hands and reigns of the horse in the other. The wand depicts his passion and the green leaves at the top of the wand symbolize hope and growth. The armor that he is wearing shows that he is protected. There are red feathers on his helmet that look like burning flames. These feathers or flames show his passion, desires, and burning fiery energies. The brown horse symbolizes stamina, strength, and vitality along with stability and reliability. He has full control of the situation and this is suggested by the reigns in his hands. He is wearing a yellow shirt with a symbol of salamanders on it. Yellow is the color of joy and salamanders show endurance and they also symbolize transformation, passion and they can take over adversity. Legends say that Salamanders even withstand flames and can also extinguish them. There is a barren land and three mounds in the background just like we have seen on the page of the wands card. The barren land signifies that nurturing can change the barrenness and mounds denote the obstacles and goals. Three is the number of creativity.

Astrology and the Knight of Wands

The Knight of Wands rules the first and second decans of Leo, the fixed fire sign, and the third decan of cancer. The knight of wands under the influence of the sign of Leo holds the qualities of generosity, warm-heartedness, creativity, enthusiasm, ambition, dynamism, confidence, and loyalty. He has true fiery energies.

Knight of Wands and Kabbalah

In Kabbalah, all the knights and all the sixes belong to the Sefirot of Tiphareth that means beauty or harmony. This Sefirot is the center of the tree of life and ruled by the sun. The powers and energies of all the other Sefirot flow into it and take a balanced form.

Knight of Wands as a Person

The Knight of Wands as a person is someone who is restless, fiery, passionate, charming, and freedom-loving. It can denote a charming and seductive person who is really sexy. These people are ready to take on any challenge and ready to make transformation and changes in their lives. These are passionate people who have vigor, strength, passion, vitality, and stamina. They have happy and joyful dispositions and high confidence. They seek growth in their lives. They have control of the situation and they act fast.

Knight of Wands Card in General Reading

If this card appears in a general reading, it can signify a situation or a person. As a situation, this card depicts change, traveling and some action towards one’s passion and goals. This is generally a positive card and it shows movement towards one’s goals and desires, action towards growth, and a positive and rapid transition. As a person, this card may represent the querent or someone else in a querent’s life. For women, it can indicate the entrance of a passionate and charming male. It can depict having the control of a rapidly changing situation as well or a person who takes charge of something and make it happen. This card also symbolizes hot-tempered people.

Knight of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

If you are single, this card may represent the entrance of a lively, young, happy, dynamic, and enthusiastic person in your life. In a relationship, this card shows that you and your partner are moving towards your goals rapidly. However, this card tells you to take hasty decisions with caution. This card shows sexual energy. This card also shows the fiery temper of you or your partner.

Knight of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

In a career reading, this card might indicate an upcoming work-related trip. It might also show a change in job or transfer. It shows some rapid transition at your workplace. This card indicates that when things will be changing rapidly, you’ll need to protect yourself and take control of the situation.

Knight of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

This card is a good omen in a health reading. It shows rapid progress towards health goals and a burst of energy.

Knight of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When this card is in a reversed position, everything will be falling away. The knight will fall from the horse and lose control of the situation. In a reversed position, this card depicts reckless behavior, hastiness, frustration due to lack of control, thinking later and acting first, and consequences of miscalculated transition. In a reversed position, this card may also show stagnation and lack of progress and movement.

In a love reading, this card might indicate a reckless attitude of you or the person in your life. It might also indicate a lack of passion, enthusiasm, and lack of intimacy.

In a career reading, this card advises you to make calculated decisions and not to go for something in haste. This card tells you not to hurry and consider the consequences before taking action. It might also indicate a lack of progress and lack of movement.

In a health reading, the reversed Knight of wands might indicate injury or accident. Be careful when this card appears and practice caution and safety.

Seven of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Seven of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Seven of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Defense, protection, taking stand for belifes

REVERSED: Defeat, giving up, tiredness, overthrow

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Netzach
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Victory
  • Astrological Influence: Mars in Leo
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stones: Emerald

Seven of wands is card number seven in the suit of wands. Seven is the number of security, happiness, and renewal. 7 is a very important number religiously and spiritually. The suit of wands is about passion, dynamism, and vitality.

Seven of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

The Imagery of the Seven of Wands Tarot Card

A man is standing on the top of the hill with a staff in his hands that he is holding in a defensive way to protect himself from the six wands that are attacking him from below the hill. All the wands are at various heights and at various angles. The wands that are attacking him show the various challenges that he is facing. He is wearing an olive green shirt. Olive green is the color of harmony as well as diplomacy. He is wearing brown leggings that show his simplicity and steadfastness. He is wearing two different types of shoes. Now, these signify various things. These can represent not having a stable footing or confusion; these may also show multitasking and having a different viewpoint. Standing on the top of the hill shows that he holds a higher place than his challenges. He also keeps a better view of the situation. He is on high moral grounds. He is standing up for his beliefs and defending his territory. He has a staff in his hands so he is prepared for the war. He is not in an attacking position but he is on a better place to defend himself against any intruders. The blue sky represents clarity, daylight and the wisdom to understand his challenges.

Astrology and the Seven of Wands

Astrologically the Seven of Wands belongs to the third decan of Leo in the wheel of the year. The third decan starts on 11th August and ends on 22nd August. This is when Mars, the planet of war, self-assertion, aggression, and energy enters Leo. The golden dawn designers called this card, Mars in Leo the Lord of Valor.

Seven of Wands and Kabbalah

In Kabbalah, the Seven of Wands belongs to the Sefirot of Netzach in Atziluth, the world of pure spirit. Netzach means Victory and it is ruled by Venus. This sefirah is on the pillar of Mercy.

Seven of Wands Tarot Card as a Person

This card represents someone who even though has unstable grounds but they also know different angles of life. They can fit into different shoes and know different situations. They hold their beliefs and stand on their point. They can take on any challenges and they are ready to protect and defend what they believe is right. They have determination, experience, and steadfastness.

Seven of Wands Card in General Reading

If the Seven of Wands card appears in a general reading it shows that you are facing various types of troubles and challenges. You might have to face a situation where you have to defend your beliefs and ideology but you have resources to defend yourself against these challenges. Even if these challenges have caught you off-guard, you are equipped to face these. You can save your personal boundaries against the opinion and intrusion of others. You hold high moral ground and have a better view and perspective of the situation and these challenges so stay determined and face the tests no matter how difficult and diverse they may seem.

Seven of Wands Tarot Card in a Daily reading

If you get this card in a daily reading, the day is going to be tough. You may face some threats and opposition regarding your point of view but stay strong. You are ready to take a stand for yourself and you are fully capable of protecting your views. Do not attack others if that doesn’t seem necessary but also do not let them intrude on your territory. It is a day to set up healthy boundaries with others and to protect yourself.  

Seven of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

If this card appears in a Love Tarot reading, this might have two meanings which can be determined by the cards surrounding this card. One meaning can be that you need to create healthy boundaries in your relationship and need to maintain a healthy relationship with your partner. You need to define the limits that can be crossed and that cannot be crossed. Another meaning can be that you need to protect your relationship from the interference of others. There is a possibility that family, friends or someone else is trying to interfere in your life or turning against your love life and you need to stand for it and protect it.

Seven of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

If this card appears in a Career reading, it might indicate a situation where you are going through challenges at your workplace or facing some kind of opposition. You might have someone around you who is opposing your ideas and challenging your position. You should know that you keep a better position amidst all the challenges that you are facing and you can defend and protect your ideas, ideals, and viewpoints. So stay firm and strong and face the challenges as they might come.

Seven of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

If this card appears in a health reading, it might indicate that you are facing many health-related challenges which have various intensities. You should see a medical health professional and keep faith that you can beat these challenges.

Seven of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When this card is in a reversed position, the man will lose hold of his staff that is protecting him and the other wands will have a higher position. It might show that you are losing stamina and strength and you are giving up against the obstacles. You do not have a moral high ground and your challenges have made you compromise.

In a love reading, this card represents weakness and inability to protect yourself or your relationship against the challenges. It might indicate that you are too tired or burnt up and have given up.

If this card appears in a reversed position in a career reading, it might indicate that you are either too tired or too weak to protect your ideas, ideals, and point of view. You have worked hard but now just cannot take the challenges anymore.

In a health reading, the seven of wands in a reversed position shows poor health and going through many different health-related challenges. Please do not ignore your health and see a doctor as soon as possible.

Six of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Six of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

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.

Six of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

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.

Four of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Four of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Four of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Cebration, Wedding, Stability

REVERSED:  Problem within family. Cancelled celebration, disharmony

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Chesed
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Mercy
  • Astrological Influence: Venus in Aries
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stones: Amethyst, Sapphire, Lapis Lazuli

Four of Wands is the fourth card in the fiery suit of wands. Number 4 depicts stability, structure, strength, and foundation. The fiery passion that started from the ace of wands has now taken the shape of a perfected work. It is stable and secure.

Four of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

The Imagery of the Four of Wands Tarot Card

The image shows 4 firmly erected staves (wands) in the ground that are covered with a garland of flowers, fruits, and grapes. The wands form a square on the ground. Both number 4 and the square are symbols of strength, stability, structure, and a solid foundation. The garland is a symbol of purity, peace, and social recognition while the grapes depict fertility. The garland forms the shape of an arch which is a passageway. There is a castle ahead that depicts grandeur, structure, and solidity. One moves to a more secure future through this passageway. There is a moat in the background with a bridge over it. Moat is a symbol of barrier and defense and a bridge connects two things and also takes you to another side. So here the bridge symbolizes union and also transition. The background of this card is a bright yellow that signifies clarity, energy, and optimism. There is a crowd gathered in the background that depicts some kind of celebration. Two women in robes are holding bouquets of flowers in hands. The robes show social standing while the flowers symbolize happiness and beauty. This is overall a happy and vibrant card of joy and celebration.

Astrology and the Four of Wands

Two of Wands is attributed to the third decan of the fiery sign of Aries where the planet Venus is in Aries. The third decan of Aries starts from 11th April and lasts till 20th April. Venus is the sign of love, sensuality, luxury, art, beauty, and dance. This corresponds to the Empress card in Tarot and when it meets the fiery qualities of the Emperor. Emperor that is ruled by Aries, the union develops a perfect harmony, a balance, and perfection. The golden dawn designers called this card “Lord of Perfected Work”. This card is a perfect depiction of the harmony between masculine and feminine.

Four of Wands and Kabbalah

The Four of Wands belongs to the Sefirot of Chesed (Mercy) in Atziluth. Atziluth is the world of creation and it is at the level of pure spirit. All the 4’s of minor belong to this Sefirot. This sefirah is ruled by Jupiter, the planet of growth, prosperity, and good fortune. Wands belong to the world of Atziluth which is the world of emanation.

Four of Wands as a Person

The Four of Wands tarot card represents such people who are strong and passionate. We have acquired certain stability and structure through their hard work. They hold a good position in society. They are happy and positive and love beauty. They keep their surroundings decorated and beautiful. They have balanced masculine and feminine energies that make their personalities perfectly charming.

Four of Wands Card in General Reading

The Four of Wands Tarot Card is a card of positivity and happiness. Just the first glance at this card fills your heart with an optimistic note. If this card appears in a general reading, it might indicate a wedding, a celebration, an event filled with happiness, security, and the structure of a home and a family. This card shows the transition to a more stable and secures state from an already fine position. This is a happy card so there is nothing to worry about when this card appears in a general reading.

Four of Wands Tarot Card in a Daily reading

When this card appears in a daily reading, it means that this is a day to celebrate and rejoice. You have acquired a certain status with your hard work so mingle with people and enjoy this hard-earned effort. You have stability and beauty around you so relax and enjoy and celebrate this day to the fullest.

Four of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

This is a positive card in a love reading. It shows that your relationship has a stable and secure structure and it can move further to a more secure position. Sometimes this card indicates a wedding as well. It shows the stability, harmony, and happiness that a union can bring. It also depicts happy events within the family.

Four of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

If you get the Four of Wands Tarot card in a career reading, it shows that you have acquired a strong and stable position at your office and your work environment is favorable. This card also shows that the place where you work provides you protection and security and you can move to a better tomorrow. This card also depicts an upcoming office party or a celebration related to some promotion.

Four of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

This is a good card to get in a health reading. This card shows energy and vitality. This card shows a celebration or an event so it can be indicative of pregnancy and birth as well.

Four of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When this card will be in a reversed position, the whole structure will be disrupted. The vibrancy of the yellow color will stay there so it will still depict positive energy in work but the canopy of garland will fell down and also the ladies will lose hold of the bouquets. This card in a reversed position might show problems in the family, structure, and stability or some canceled celebrations.

If this card appears in a reversed position in a love reading, it might show delayed or canceled wedding or commitment. It shows a lack of security and stability in the relationship, disharmony, and clashes.

In a career reading this card depicts unfavorable surroundings and lack of structure and stability at your work place.

This is not a positive card in a health reading as well when it appears in a reversed position.

Three of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Three of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Three of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Finding direction, expansion, growth, travel

REVERSED: Lost direction, delays, lack of growth

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Binah
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Understanding
  • Astrological Influence: Sun in Aries
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stone: Star Sapphire, Pearl

‘Three of wands’ is the third card in the suit of wands. Number three is the number of creativity, harmony, compassion, and exploration, and the fiery suit of wands is about energy, passion, power, ideas, and illumination. This is the third stage of the passion that emerged from the Ace of wands. Now the fiery energy is executed and established.

Three of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

The Imagery of the Three of Wands Tarot Card

A man is standing on the edge of a cliff and looking at the boats and the mountains. He is standing on a higher position, above the rest of the things. This means that he has risen from the ordinary. The sky around him is orange in color. It represents the time of dusk. His red dress shows his passion and energy and the green color in his dress symbolizes growth and freshness. The day is coming to an end. This shows that work for today is done. Three wands are planted firmly in the ground. These wands represent the work that is done, an established position, and also the support he is now receiving from his creative passion. If we look at the wands, these wands form a triangle. A triangle is a symbol of structure and security. The orange sea represents vitality and enthusiasm and the far off mountains symbolize the goals. There are many boats sailing in the sea. The boats represent freedom, progression, travel, and movement. Things are not stagnant, they are moving and changing.

Astrology and the Three of Wands

The decan of the ‘Three of Wands’ is ruled by Sun in Aries. The golden dawn designers called it the ‘Lord of Established Strength’. Sun is the masculine symbol of power, vitality, energy, and stamina and Aries is a sign of adventure, courage, enthusiasm, and confidence. Together they bring out confidence and warrior energies.  The Sun in Aries kindles your heart with passion and enthusiasm. The Sun is mostly in Aries from March 21rst to April 19th.

Three of Wands and Kabbalah

In kabbalah, all 4 threes belong to the Sefirot of Binah (Understanding). This is the Sefirot from which life emerges. This Sefirot is also the completion of the Supernal Triangle. This is a female Sefirat and it stands at the top of the Pillar of Severity in the tree of life. The Three of Wands belongs to the Binah in Atziluth.

Three of Wands as a Person

Three of Wands people are those who are full of energy, vigor, and confidence. These people have followed their passion and have achieved a good position. They have established themselves but they still have the fiery energies within them. They keep an eye on their goals and also in the future. These people are adaptable and can travel to places for work. These people are dynamic, energetic, and quick-witted.

Three of Wands Card in General Reading

The three of wands card is very similar to the two of wands. This is actually a step ahead from the position that was established in the ‘two of wands’. If this card appears in a general reading it means that your position in business, education, or life is established and you are receiving the reward of your hard work. You are proud of your achievements but you are also ready to move forward. This is a positive card of success, support from others, and also growth. This card also indicates work-related traveling.

Three of Wands Tarot Card in a Daily reading

Today is a day to enjoy the rewards of your hard work. You should focus on the goals for the future but also enjoy the position that you have established. This card also tells you to go out and enjoy some time by the river or water.

Three of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

When the ‘three of wands’ card appears in a Love Reading, it means that you and your partner have strengthened your relationship and it is growing and moving forward. You provide support to each other and both of you have a stable foundation. There will be more growth in your relationship and it will improve further. There are chances of traveling together as well.

Three of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

This is a very positive card to get in a career reading. It shows that you have established yourself in your work and have acquired a stable position. Things are moving forward in your favor and you have a clear set of goals. This card tells you to consider more growth-related opportunities and to be confident and fearless. When this card appears, there can be a possibility of work-related travel as well.

Three of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

This is a positive card to get in a health reading. This card shows recovery if you were having some health issues. This is a card of vitality, stability, and vigor.  

Three of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When this card is in a reversed position, the wands will slip away. It shows that there will be a lack of passion and enthusiasm. Your confidence is shaken for some reason and you are having low self-esteem. The boats will be capsized and the movement and progress will stop. This card represents that you are not utilizing your passion and talents as you should be. You shouldn’t let the setback in your life stop you from moving forward and you should take control of your life again.

This is not a good card in a love reading when it appears in a reversed position. This card shows that you or your partner are not providing the needed support to each other, instead, one of you is involved in shaking the other one and snatching the support from them. It shows stagnation and lack of progress in terms of the relationship. It may also indicate a delayed or canceled romantic holiday.

The three of wands card in a reversed position is not a good indication in a career reading. This card might indicate delayed or canceled career-related traveling. It also shows that you are not using your full potential, talents, and spirits to manage work. This card shows a lack of passion and lack of motivation.

This is not a good card in a health reading when it is upside down. It shows that progress in terms of health is stopped. This might also indicate that the trip you planned for treatment is either canceled or delayed.

Two of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Two of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Two of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Looking to the future, progress, decisions

REVERSED: Lack of progress, Lack of ambition, disharmony  

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Chokmah
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Wisdom
  • Astrological Influence: Mars in Aries
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stone: Star Ruby, Turquoise

Two of Wands is the second card of the fiery suit of wands. The number two stands for harmony, balance, and partnerships. This card shows the next level of moving forward from the idea that emerged at the ace of wands. Now it is time to introspect and look at the possibilities to implement the idea.

Two of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

The Imagery and Symbolic Meanings of the Two of Wands Tarot Card

A man who looks wealthy from his dressing is standing on the balcony of a castle and looking at the houses, sea, mountains, and valley in front of him. Standing on a higher position shows his achievements and social standing. His red cap shows his passion and the cape depicts his confidence. His red shows symbolize his independence and power and show that he is ready and free to move forward. His orange dress signifies his creativity and enthusiasm. The man is holding a globe in his hands. This might show that he has the whole world in his hands or he is carrying his own world with him. There are two wands on this card. Wands are a symbol of passion, enthusiasm, drive, and motivation. One wand is erected in the roof besides him that symbolizes the stability of his passion and the other is in his hand in the form of a staff that shows the support he has for his passion. New leaves are growing on both wands which show that growth is happening in this person’s life. The far off mountains show the goals and ambitions, the green valley symbolizes abundance and fertility and the calm blue sea depicts stability of emotions. The man is analyzing the situation and his resources and making some important decisions with the support of his passion. He might embark on a new journey or take further initiative for growth.

Astrology and the Two of Wands

Two of Wands is attributed to the first decan of the fiery sign of Aries where the planet Mars is in Aries. The first decan of Aries starts from 21rst March and lasts till 30th March. Mars is the ruling sign of Aries and is at home here. Mars is the planet of confidence, aggression, sexuality, energy, strength, and ambition. When Mars is in Aries they are in perfect harmony but full of fiery passion and energies. There is no resistance and together they can move forward with confidence and assurance. So under the influence of Mars in Aries, ‘two of wands’ is a card of spontaneity, action, energies, and innovation.

Two of Wands and Kabbalah

The Two of Wands belongs to the Sefirot of Chokmah (Wisdom) in Atziluth. Atziluth is the world of creation and it is at the level of pure spirit. All the 2’s of minor arcana and the kings belong to this Sefirot. Chokmah is a Sefirot of Masculine energies and it is opposite to the Sefirot of Binah, which is pure feminine energy.

Two of Wands as a Person

If this card takes shape of people, they will be confident people who have achieved a certain place in their lives. They are full of passion and creativity and they are ready to execute the new ideas and implement the new fiery energy. These people have balanced emotions but they have high goals and ambitions. They analyze the situation and weigh their assets and then make the decision that how they want to proceed. These people have a good look at the future and they make their plans while keeping in mind their assets and their potential.

Two of Wands Card in General Reading

If this card appears in a general reading, it might mean that now you should execute and carry out your ideas. This card might also show the presence of some supportive and stable partnership in your life. This is a card of progress and moving forward. You are already having growth and stability but you should further enhance your work and follow your passion. This card might also indicate an upcoming journey or travel.

Two of Wands Tarot Card in a Daily reading

If you get this card in a daily reading, it means that today is a day to make some decisions regarding your future. You have the needed support and potential to move forward. You can make some important decisions related to growth and work in life. This is also a good day to make traveling and vacation plans.

Two of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

This card shows support from a partnership that is helping the other one to move forward with his or her endeavors. This card shows that it is time to make some important decisions related to your love life.  Both of you should have confidence in yourself and you should choose between the known and the unknown after analyzing the situation. This is a card that shows the growth of passion in harmony.

Two of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

In a career reading, this card shows opportunities and your current position. You have achieved stability and you are having growth at your current position but you can also move forward. Your calm emotions and burning desire will help you reach for the goals that you have set for yourself.

Two of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

In health terms, this card shows that you have support at your home from your loved ones. Your health is improving but you can also take a new course of treatment to improve your health further. It is time to look at the possibilities and to decide.

Two of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When the two of wands card is in a reversed position, the globe will fall from the man’s hand. He will lose his higher position and his wands will lose balance. Everything will fall off from the place and balance and harmony will be gone. In a reversed position this card indicates troubled partnerships, lack of opportunities and lack of ambition.

When the reversed two of wands appeared in a love tarot reading, it might indicate that your partner is not providing the reliability and support that you need from them. It might indicate that you do not have a clear vision of how the relationship will proceed and things are out of balance and out of harmony. Your or your partner’s unstable emotions are also playing a part in this unrest.

In a career reading, the reversed two of wands reflect that your work-related partnership is unstable and you have a lack of future vision. You are not confident and you do not have an eye on your goals. You should calm down your emotions and get confident before proceeding further in career.

This is not a positive card in health reading. The reversed ‘two of wands’ depicts instable health and you are losing some needed support. You should have that passion to revitalize your health and you should try to maintain and balance your health when this card appears.

Ace of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Ace of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

Ace of Wands Tarot Card Meaning Keywords

UPRIGHT: Inspiration, desire, passion, new drive, a new initiative

REVERSED: Lack of direction, lack of motivation

  • Element: Fire
  • Kabbalistic Sefirot: Kether
  • Meaning of the Kabbalistic Sefirot: Crown
  • Astrological Influence: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius
  • Yes/No key interpretations: Yes
  • Stone: Diamond

Ace of wands is the first card in the fiery suit of wands. One is the number of focus, beginning, and inspiration. The element of the suit of wands is Fire.

Ace of Wands Tarot Card Meaning

The Imagery of the Ace of Wands Tarot Card

A hand holding a wand is emerging from grey clouds. Clouds generally represent stability and inner consciousness and grey clouds represent transitions. The right hand is generally the giving hand and the Divine is also symbolized by showing a hand. The white rays of light emerging from the hand represent hope and positivity. The budding leaves are a sign of growth and rebirth. The wand itself is a symbol of ambition, passion, and inspiration. This also somehow looks like a phallic symbol.

There is a castle in the background that symbolizes structure, security, protection, and power. The blue river shows freedom and the flow of life and the greenery symbolizes growth. The mound shows a goal and it also represents high attainment.

Astrology and the Ace of Wands

In Astrology, the Ace of wands symbolizes all the fiery signs which are Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius. Fire symbolizes energy, passion, action, authority, creativity, forward motion, illuminations, and enlightenment. Fire is a powerful symbol both in tarot and astrology and it has a special significance in many religions. In Hinduism, the goddess Agni is the goddess of fire and in the Zoroastrian religion, that fire is a pure element. Fire is a very powerful and pure element. It is used for construction and also for destruction.

Ace of Wands and Kabbalah

All the four Aces of the Tarot are attributed to the Sefirot of Kether (The Crown). The Ace of Wands belongs to the Kether in Atziluth. Atziluth is the world of creation and it is at the level of pure spirit.

Ace of Wands as a Person

Ace of Wands as a Person would be someone who is ambitious and strong-willed. They have this fiery passion to pursue their dreams and they do not shun from taking action after receiving motivation. These people are full of new and brilliant ideas and they execute those too with passion. These powerful people just take start from scratch and go strong.

Ace of Wands Card in General Reading

In a general reading, the Ace of Wands represents a new spark, a new idea, a new possibility, a business plan, a job offer, or any other start of something driven by passion and desire. It shows that something has started with great enthusiasm. You have got a new idea that has motivated and forced you to get into action. Aces are actually the starts of the energy of that suit and the Ace of Wand is that much-needed spark that initiates fire.

Ace of Wands Tarot Card in a Daily reading

Today is a good day to start something new. It is a day to work on some new business ideas or some inspiration. You have that needed potential and spark within yourself. You are enthusiastic, energetic and positive. Just use today with productivity and utilize the new possibilities that are offered to you.

Ace of Wands Tarot Card in a Love Reading

Ace of Wands is a card of passion and flaming energies. If this card appears in a love reading and you are already in a relationship then it means that a new spark of passion is starting in your relationship. You can move on to the next stage of the relationship to take a new start. This card also signifies birth. If you are not in a relationship then a new flame of love is going to burn soon. Get ready to pursue it with passion.

Ace of Wands Tarot Card in a Career Reading

This card mostly represents a new business plan. It may also represent a new job offer. This card tells you to follow your dreams and make them a reality. This card shows the emergence of a new possibility where you should use your full potential. If your work is stable then a new project or some new possibility will come your way.

Ace of Wands Tarot Card in a Health Reading

The Ace of Wands is a positive card to receive in a health reading. This card shows that your health will be revived if you are sick. You will have new energy and new vitality. This card is an indicator of pregnancy and a new life.

Ace of Wands Reversed Tarot Card Meaning

When the wand is in a reversed position, it will not be able to ignite and catch fire. If this card appears in a reading in a reversed position then it can be indicative of a lack of drive, lack of ambition and lack of motivation. You are not feeling inspired and have lost that passion to take initiative and to start new things.

This is not a good card in love and relationship readings. It shows low self-esteem and a lack of enthusiasm. It shows that you have lost that passion and energy for your relationship. Things are not growing and the relationship is not moving forward.

The reversed Ace of Wands in a career reading shows a lack of stimulation and motivation. It shows that your career is not progressing the way you want and you have lost all the passion to work. You are feeling distracted and not passionate to work.

Ace of Wands in a reversed position is not a good card to get in a health reading. It shows that your health is not improving the way it should be improving and might also indicate some fertility or pregnancy issues.