The King of wands is a court card. Court cards are part of the minor arcana and can be very difficult to decipher as they can represent many things such as personality traits of the querent, the person the querent is inquiring about, various situations, and the elements of their suit.
The element for wands is fire. I will discuss court cards in greater length in a separate blog. Like the queen of wands, the king of wands is very sexual in nature and bears the same sunflower emblem as the queen of wands. In addition, the king of wands has the emblem leo on his throne which indicates his courage, dignity and self-pride. The Salamander at his feet indicates that the king of wands is a master of creative fire.
The king of wands is a charismatic leader in authority who is strong-minded and uses his will to dominate others. The king of wands can also be egotistical and hot-headed. However, he is very passionate about life and lives life to the fullest. The king of wands can also be intolerant of other people’s weaknesses.
When the king of wands appears reversed in a reading he has encountered some personal losses and defeats. As a result, he becomes more understanding of others but begins to take a harsher stance on his view of life.
Want a more comprehensive interpretation of the 78 tarot cards which includes the King of Wands. I highly recommend “The Ultimate Guide to Tarot Card Meanings”, by Brigit Esselmont.
Aces are equivalent to the number 1 and as such indicate very initial beginnings and are very powerful and forceful. Aces are also raw expressions of the element that they represent.
Ace of Wands are part of the Suite of Wands and its element is fire, therefore, the Ace of Wands represents the purest form of fire.
Some Key Words for the Ace of Wands are new beginnings, inspiration, power, creativity, motivation, action, potential, enthusiasm, and personal growth.
On the overall, the Ace of Wands can indicate the start of an exciting and enthusiastic new life cycle. The Ace of Wands indicates a better start at the beginning of some situation. The Ace of Wands is also seen as a phalllic symbol which indicate great sexual energy in a relationship.
When the Ace of Wands appears in a reading…… It’s a Go!
When the Ace of Wands appears reversed, it can indicate that plans have not worked out could be because that’s how the cookie crumbled or that there were too may irons in the fire.
What are your thoughts on the Ace of Wands?
The queen of wands is a court card. Court cards are part of the minor arcana and can be very difficult to decipher as they can represent many things such as personality traits of the querent, the person the querent is inquiring about, various situations, and the elements of their suit.
The element for wands is fire. I will discuss court cards in greater length in a separate blog.
The queen of wands is very energetic, extroverted and self confident. She possesses a great deal of strength and exudes sexual energy. Her wand and sunflower indicate her connection with divinity while her black cat symbolizes her knowledge of supernatural powers.
The queen of wands when it appears in a reading asks the querent to be bold in all endeavors as they have a clear direction of where they are headed.
When the queen of wands appears reversed in a reading, it can represent a powerful female rival in the querent’s life. In addition, it can also indicate that too much opposition in life has caused the querent to develop a nasty streak which caused them to develop manipulative, deceitful, jealous and bitter characteristics.
The prince of wands also know as the knight of wands depending on the tarot deck is a court card. Court cards are part of the minor arcana and can be very difficult to decipher as they can represent many things such as personality traits of the querent, the person the querent is inquiring about, various situations, and the elements of their suit.
The element for wands is fire. I will discuss court cards in greater length in a separate blog.
Princes indicate young adults and teenagers who tend to demonstrate strong emotions and action. The pricnce of wands can also portray a person who is a student setting out on an adventurous journey of education.
When the prince of wands appears in a reading, it can indicate a personality such as the ones mentioned above or a desire to start some type of new adventure which presents itself quickly and may be risky. Even though success may not be assured, in this case, it would be better to take the risk than not because doing so will lead to a variety of experiences which include adventure and fun.
When the prince of wands appears in a reading reversed, it may indicate that too many risks are being taken and that its time to slow down and consider your decisions more carefully. A reversed prince of wands also warns the querent to be careful because they may be dealing with people that want take advantage of them.
The Princess of Wands
The princess of wands also know as the page of wands depending on the tarot deck is a court card. Court cards are part of the minor arcana and can be very difficult to decipher as they can represent many things such as personality traits of the querent the person the querent is inquiring about, situations, and the elements of their suit. The element for wands is fire. I will discuss court cards in greater length in a separate blog.
For the most part, princesses possess a child like quality and represents youthful energy. Princesses can also represent the beginning stages of any energies geared towards projects, idea, or feelings, especially qualities of a young student.
The princess of wands can indicate that a person is full of energy and eager to start some type of project rather it be personal or business. W hen the Princess of Wands appears in a reading, it can also indicate someone who is a loyal or even a student to name a few. In addition, the princess of wands can also be interpreted in a reading as impending news messages or announcements.
When the princess of wands appears reversed in a reading, it indicates that the wands fire energy is blocked and can no longer flow freely.
Ten’s in numerology represent completion, end of cycle and renewal.
The ten of wands in a reading can indicate that you are nearing the end of a project that required an extensive amount of work. So much that the task at hand was burdensome and required way more work than originally expected. However, hang in there because with the ten of wands you are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. When your project is completed, you will be renewed and free to start a new project. During this time, it is very important to appreciate your accomplishments verses focusing on your burdens.
When the ten of wands appears reversed, it can indicate exhaustion in regards to a project with no end insight. It can also indicate that help is on the way and that your burdens will be eventually eased.
Nine’s in numerology indicates fruition, fruit of your labor, fulfilment and attainment and nearing completion.
When the nine of wands appears in a reading, be prepared for one last battle regarding your relationships, personal endeavors, work career, projects, etc. The nine of wands indicates that the individual has been working extremely hard to accomplish their goals in spite of being met with all types of obstacles. As a result, the individual may feel completely burned out and feel that the end of their quest is far off when it is really quite near. They will need to muster up some additional strength to get past that last battle as they are nearing the completion of their goals.
When the nine of wands appears reversed in a reading, it can indicate that the individual was not able to muster the strength needed to fight that last battle because they were overwhelmed by the obstacles. The nine of wands reversed could also signal the individual attempting a different approach then they had originally intended to complete the task at hand.
Eight’s in numerology can indicate movement, manifesting wealth, action, change, abundance and prosperity, regeneration, accomplishment and attainment.
When the eight of wands appears in a reading, it would be wise to be prepared because whatever the situation is, it will happen very rapidly! The eight of wands signals that you have been successful in standing your ground during the seven of wands phase. You can now continue with your projects, planning and activities which will move rapidly with a high level of intensity.
When the eight of wands appears reversed it can warn of the potential for burn out as there are so many projects moving at such a rapid pace. In addition, it can indicate delays due to problems within projects that must be sorted out before the projects can continue.
Seven’s in numerology can indicate, reflection, introspection, assessment, spirituality, discovery and knowledge to name a few attributes.
When the seven of wands appears in a reading , you are in for battles as there are people who want the victory and success you achieved during the six of wands phase.
In order to maintain your position you must find the continuous strength needed to fight and stand your ground no matter what the issues may be e.g, personal, business, career.
When the Seven of wand appears in a reading reversed, it can indicate that the individual may not have the strength needed to defend their position and stand their ground. He feels powerless and on the edge of losing the battle to hold on to what is dear to him.
The number six in numerology indicates, harmony, cooperation, problem solving and adjustment. The number six in any reading indicates that victory is sure to follow.
The six of wands indicates that after the competition conflict experienced during the five of wands phase, victory has prevailed. As a result the victor is now experiencing public recognition in honor of their success. However, it is important to note that the victor was victorious not because he possessed the best skills, but because he had confidence in himself and was able to use his confidence to manuever through the conflict. The six of wands is a nice card to see in a reading because it signals that problems will be resolved easily.
When the six of wands appears in a reading reversed , on the overall, it can indicated that the victor may be misusing their powers or that there is a great possibility that the victor won’t be in power for very long. KETJ