In this article we will talk about the Ace of Wands card. The meaning of tarot goes back to the Middle Ages, when, in fact, this system of divination appeared. Then the tradition arose of dividing these cards into major and minor lassos. The card, the meaning of which we will discuss today, belongs to the last group. So let's get started.
The hand is depicted holding a rod (staff) or a club, entwined with green branches, on the map of the Ace of Wands. The meaning of the tarot in general depends precisely on what is painted on them. And the Ace of Wands is no exception. So, the staff symbolizes decisiveness, the ability to fight, the presence of forces to battle if necessary. Branches and leaves - growth that does not stop, even if the roots are torn from the ground, a kind of immortality.
Thus, this card means: the appearance of new achievements, ideas and thoughts; cardinal change of life; awareness of the world in a new way. This card portends the emergence of a huge amount of energy, which will be aimed at developing new ideas and understanding life values. This interpretation is a bit like the value of the Ace of Swords card . Ace of Wands, however, carries an intellectual power that can help in creativity and work, and is aimed more at internal liberation than at struggle with others.
Aces in the Tarot deck represent the possibilities that can open before a person. In this case, it is an opportunity for creative success and internal growth.
Value in the layout
Most often, the appearance of Ace of Wands in the layout relates to career issues, but this is not always the case. A card can also mark simply changes in life, unexpected events, twists of fate. At the same time, one should not be afraid of future changes. Only risk will help fulfill itself.
Ace of Wands enhances the energy of other cards of the deal. If the King of Swords, also related to the energy sphere, has fallen to you, then you can be sure: your plan will work out. You will be accompanied by luck and inexhaustible energy. The main thing is not to miss your chance.
In the case of the personality, the Ace of Wands (a combination with other cards can slightly change its value) will symbolize:
- Risk Awareness.
- Strong will.
- Self confidence.
This card speaks of a future victory, the fulfillment of the most daring ideas, a triumph. And also about a strong, confident and purposeful person who is ready to take any risk to achieve his goal.
Career growth, pleasure from work and a new business venture portend in the layout of the Ace of Wands. The meaning of the Tarot is often associated precisely with the career sphere of human life. And the Ace of Wands is no exception, except for the above, he suggests the emergence of new ideas and successful plans, a good combination of circumstances and cases that will help in the implementation of the plan. The only condition is that you need to fully surrender to your business, this card does not recognize half measures.
With career growth will be associated and social prestige. Therefore, the Ace of Wands can symbolize both universal recognition in a favorable situation, and the collapse of the reputation if the card appears upside down.
On personal life
Big changes in personal life are foreshadowed by the Ace of Wands. Relations in the near future will gain unprecedented passion and novelty, if you already have a partner. If not, then expect a new bright hobby. However, be careful, the card gives only a chance, therefore, if you miss the opportunity, it will not be presented again.
It must be remembered that the suit of Wands refers to the fire element. Therefore, the relationship will be, let's say, flammable. How bad or good it is, only time will tell.
In the simplest sense, the Ace of Wands symbolizes masculine strength, passion, strong sexual experiences, and bright temperament. This card can promise a passionate date, an ardent meeting, or a stormy night. The card may portend the conception of a child, generally indicate offspring.
If you have a stagnant relationship, then the Ace of Wands can mean a break in the current connection and the emergence of a new, more ardent.
Now let's talk about the combination of Ace of Wands with other Tarot cards.
It is generally accepted that if a girl is guessing at her beloved man, then our card in combination with the senior lasso World or the Sun will mean a successful marriage. True, not immediately, it will take some time. This is due to the fact that the suit of Wands is traditionally responsible precisely for the formal side of the relationship.
“Ace of Cups - Ace of Wands” - such a combination of two aces undoubtedly predicts a strong and passionate union. You can rest assured that luck and the good fortune of fate will be on your side. At the same time, the union promises to be durable, since the Ace of Cups marks a mature and long-lasting love.
The combination of "Ace of Cups and the King of Swords" will mark the success in the career field, which will happen thanks to your intellectual qualities. As well as exaltation in the eyes of others. All this thanks to the King of Swords, symbolizing power, intelligence and high professionalism.
The inner meaning of the map
The creative creative power of the demiurge god is symbolized by the Ace of Wands (the meaning of the Tarot can often be interpreted philosophically). This is an emission of free and unbridled energy. In fact, this is the creative power of the male creative principle. And initially, a creative act is inextricably linked with the sexual energy involved in the process of creating a human being. That is why the Ace of Wands relates to both the love and career spheres.
In addition, the map symbolizes the World Tree. The very one on which Odin sacrificed himself in order to receive wisdom. That is why the Ace of Wands denotes all the insights that come to us, brilliant ideas and unusual ideas.
Ace of Wands inverted
An inverted card is a warning of decline, disappointment and collapse of hope, stagnation in work, lack of ideas. In the alignment with the personality, he will characterize the object that they are guessing as an insecure person who loses because of his indecision.
In addition, an inverted Ace of Wands means:
- False start. Expectations will not come true, the soap bubble will burst. As a result - a decline in production, low income, inefficiency.
- Decreased vitality: decreased tone, loss of strength, depression, weakness, lack of desire to do anything. May indicate infertility or impotence.
- Decrease in mutual interest. It will appear not in conflicts, but in fatigue from relationships, a decline in enthusiasm. If a card has fallen, but the questioner has no personal relationships, then Ace of Wands will talk about the loss of attractiveness and sexual energy, and therefore the lack of the possibility of a new union.
- Refusal from the intended goal, delay in the execution of the plan.
- Self-doubt, pessimistic view of the future, indecision, dying fervor. If the inverted Ace of Wands falls out surrounded by active cards, then this indicates selfishness and picky. However, it may also indicate that a person is simply accumulating strength for a future breakthrough.
If this card is in the layout, then you should not try to change something dramatically. It is better to wait quietly until this time of decline has passed. An initiative in this situation will be punishable and will only worsen the situation. It is better to save strength until the moment when you have a chance to act.
Fortune-telling on the Tarot Card of the Day
If the Ace of Wands comes out as a card of the day, then this bodes for you a surge of energy that will help move the stuck business or start a new one. Any task today will be on your shoulder. The main thing is to be self-confident and optimistic. This is one of the best features that the tarot could provide.
The Day card in the form of Ace of Wands also prepares you for surprises and surprises that will bring only joy and new opportunities. Do not miss your chance.