TAROT CARDS: ACE OF WANDS
May your feet take you where your heart wants to go.’’
Over a green luscious field, a hand emerges from the clouds; offering a sprouting wand. Imagery of the fertile ground and the fresh leaves links this card with the concepts of growth, creativity and passion. The Ace of Wands is all about the fire element, which represents the drive to succeed, a desire for something or someone.
Even though the Wands are generally associated with creativity, action and inspiration they can also relate to spirituality or ideas. These can be in the form of a beginning of a spiritual journey or desire and openness for a major change in your life.
When this powerful fire energy is combined with the Ace, it shows a tremendous potential that is just beginning to manifest. Whatever your experience is, it will surely feel like igniting a spark in your life! This card often appears when you break the chains of self-doubt and fear and focus your ideas and passion into a new and exciting beginning.
The Ace of Wands also highlights the spirit of adventure, independence, inspiration. To sum it all up, it is the primal force within all of us that gives birth to new ideas to make dreams reality.
Number 1 represents new beginnings, new ideas, new energy and manifestation.
Ace of Wands Keywords
Lack of action
Lack of self esteem
Stuck in the idea stage
Upright Ace of Wands
Guidance: The Ace of Wands indicates that you are bursting with drive and passion to achieve your goals. You are planting the seeds for the outcome you wish to manifest and taking a bold step towards your dreams. Remember law of attraction here: Think for a moment what exactly it is you wish to have in your reality and feel as though it is yours. A new beginning; whether it be a romantic relationship, an offer, or a travel opportunity is coming towards you as well.
Love: In love context, fiery energy of the Ace of Wands indicates magnetic attraction, intimacy and fun in romantic connections. Existing relationships become more passionate as a new era begins. This could be engagement, marriage or even pregnancy. If you are single, you will feel more confident expressing yourself and this could lead to a beginning of a new, exciting relationship. As for feelings of someone, they feel very passionate towards you and want to make a move.
Work/Finances: The Ace of Wands is a favorable card to get especially involving career opportunities. It indicates positive changes and high productivity-whether it is a pay raise, changing jobs or starting a new project. When this card shows up, there is a surge of creativity and innovative thinking at play. Be open to new opportunities and ideas. If you were contemplating on starting something, seize this moment. In present and future position, you may receive a good news regards to a work-related travel or a financial offer soon.
Health: Since it is a very dynamic card, the Ace of Wands offers boost of energy and increased vitality. This is a great time to implement healthy changes to improve your well-being. In order to sustain these changes, make sure to go slow and one at a time. In some cases, it can also relate to pregnancy or good sexual health.
Spirituality: The Ace of Wands here is all about awakening that inner fire within you and manifesting the reality you desire. Be the energy you want to attract; whether you want more love, more abundance or more success in your life. In order to do that, first you need to embrace and love who you really are NOW. No more pretending, no more hiding from the world: your authenticity is what makes you beautiful.
Guidance: In reversed position, the potential and energy of the Ace of Wands is still present but there may be some delays and obstacles ahead. The card may be a caution to not act upon sudden impulses rather than careful thought. Perhaps it is not the right time for you, or it is not what you want any more. A more calm, balanced approach is needed in order to succeed.
Love: The Ace of Wands reversed may represent repressed emotions, impulsiveness or lack of commitment. Be honest with yourself and each other about what your expectations of the relationship will be. In a relationship or as the feelings of someone; there is still a magnetic, sexual attraction present; but it lacks a deeper emotional connection. If you are having trouble finding a true love connection, you need to build self-love and confidence first.
Work/Finances: With the Ace of Wands in reversed, you may be having a hard time developing and refining your goals. Perhaps there was a successful start which didn’t follow through. It can mean lack of energy, passion or confidence from your part. Focus at this time to figure out what exactly is holding you back from reaching the successful outcome you desire. With some patience and determination, things will change for the better. Financially, this is not a good time to take chances or risks. It is best to play it safe.
Health: This card in reversed position may indicate issues such as laziness, blocked energies, overindulgence or fatigue. If you are burnt out or overwhelmed in any way, don’t feel guilty to give yourself a break. Moderation is very important at this time.
Spirituality: If you’ve been feeling out of balance, unmotivated and bored, you need to pay more attention to your inner self. Try meeting different people, be open to new perspectives, direct your energy into a satisfying work or a hobby. If you are working too much, take a few moments to yourself to relax and nourish your soul.