TAROT
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MINOR ARCANA
 
THE SUIT OF WANDS
 
ACE OF WANDS
 
---start of an enterprise, Gain, Fortune---

 

There is creative energy and some restlessness at work, and There may be feelings, or a need for change. There is an opportunity for new work or  enterprise


 
Divinatory Meaning
Positive:

gains, inheritances, or the beginning of an enterprise, work, scheme or project can occur. new ideas or plans will bring good fortune  to those who desire it.

Negative:

a false start, or end takes place to a project, work or enterprise through a change of plans. Someone is deceitful in an agreement or contract. there will be some unrealised or unachieved goals or objectives, A business plan fails or gets into difficulty

TWO OF WANDS
 
---Equality, Strong will, resentment---

 

News of work or a project occurs. power domination exists in a battle of wills. Ambition and desire needs to be confronted before new actions can be instigated. New objectives goals and aims exist, but courage and faith in oneself has to be achieved before they can be tackled.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

there is courage, power and fortitude, and equality in a partnership. there is an ability to exercise power over others, through a strength of will. good conditions will be experienced

Negative:

There is resentment and jealousy which will lead to aggression. There is restraint which is caused by others. expect problems in the work place

THREE OF WANDS
 
Initial success, Foundations set out, Achievement, Encouragement

 

foundations have to be laid before a project can begin. A period of hard work is ahead but success comes through good management. Optimism and enthusiasm exists for the future, however plans must be put into action before achievement can be realized.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

An acquisition or a financial reward exists. expect good news with work or a business project. Business ventures are favoured

Negative:

over confidence leads to down fall. success only comes from  one's own efforts. Those who offer help can have ulterior motives and want to help them selves. Guard  against deceit and treachery.

FOUR OF WANDS
 
---Attainment, Acquisition, achievement---

 

foundations laid, or creative, ideas bring success. There is to be a short period of prosperity and happiness to enjoy the benefit of the success. However, further work is required for the achievement of the goals.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

There is an acquisition, possibly of land, or property or items wanted in the past. Some social gathering occurs bringing pleasure, a wedding, christening  etc.

Negative:

This card is never entirely negative. There is some indication of incomplete happiness, or, a time when a rest from the pressure of life should be taken. a period of hard work must occur and jobs partly finished must be completed before rest can take place.


 

FIVE OF WANDS
 
---Obstacles overcome by assiduity, Victory---

 

There are obstacles ahead of you, which Create a testing time. A period of struggle should be expected and ONE MAY HAVE TO MAKE compromises. Routine affairs can go wrong, and attention IS Needed to remain in control.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

Success IS ACHIEVED AND material GAINS ARE MADE but THERE IS mistrust OVER the intentions of others. Ambitions HAVE NOT fully matured and further work must be done

Negative:

carelessness with possessions BRINGS a loss, or theft. Caution is required AS PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE TRUSTED.

   


 

 
SIX OF WANDS
 
---Acclaim, Recognition, Accomplishment---

 

Some public acclaim, or acknowledgement for work done is given. some KIND OF promotion or recognition IS GIVEN For past endeavours or hard work.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

success is achieved and recognition for work done is given. material gains and spiritual rewards come from past efforts and Ideas.

Negative:

Falseness and deception are around. some is to take what is not theirs or will claim credit for another's achievements. Useless gains will haven true purpose. An unworthy person seeks the attention of others. an unfulfilled romance,

 



 

SEVEN OF WANDS
 
---Success, Achievement, Anxiety, Stress---

 

A challenge is made which may bring opposition to you through jealousy or envy. A stand for what is rightfully yours must be made.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

The fight for what is rightly yours is a just cause irregardless of supposed consequence. There is a fight against others who wish to trespass on your property or business. Self assertion is called upon for achievement of the aims and ambitions of youth.

Negative:

You can destroy what you cannot own, or fear that others may try to steal it from you. The inability to stand up for what is yours, can bring there loss, and ruination may occur. An abuse by others who are stronger than your- self exists, and anxiety, or stress, results from a lack of conviction in yourself, and your achievements.


 
EIGHT OF WANDS
 
---Opposition, Decisions, Conflict.---

 

a highly phallic proposition may show to a romance, or love affair. There is to be a fruitful, creative period with imagination and activity.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

There can be sudden actions, or unexpected progress in matters of the heart. Hasty decisions for the long term should not be taken, and considerations of current events should take place in case certain circumstances get out of control.

Negative:

There are hasty actions and decisions which cause arguments and quarrels which bring harassment from others, act immediately.


 
NINE OF WANDS
 
--Final challenge, Strength, Vitality.---

 

a final challenge exists before success can be achieved. There is tiredness and exhaustion and some illness may befall family or friends.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

Strength and vitality  are in reserve, and ready to overcome obstacles or illness. Plans well laid avoid problems that beset others.

Negative:

There is a physical low ebb, and susceptibility to illness and stress exists. There is a weak will and false advice may be followed.


 

TEN OF WANDS
 
---Conflict, Loss, Risks, Consequence.---

 

Beware of taking on more than you can handle. A downfall may come from attempting to much, do not take risks and think carefully before making further commitments.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

A creative task has reached its conclusion and is now at the point of judgement. Personal losses are required of those who fail to measure up to their own perception of themselves

Negative:

attempts to move too quickly, take on too much or try too hard exists and the consequences must be faced. A lack of moral commitment and the revealing of the true worth of others. Lies are uncovered.


 

KNAVE OF WANDS
 
-Child, Dark-haired, Friendly, Message from a relative.-

 

This may be the beginning of a Love affair or romance, or the re-unification of those parted. The knave has a fertile background and suggests new creations within oneself. There may be restlessness at work, or feelings of dis-satisfaction, but which are not strong enough to augment change.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

news of a lover, friend or an associate is imminent. Some form of action is required. Strangers, who may have good intentions, can encountered in the near future. Letters or the bearers of social news comes to you. Loyal friends are there for support should they be needed

Negative:

Tempers and unstable emotional outbursts lose friends. Those you  try to dominate reject you. Gossip about others and they will know the source of the gossip and your intentions.


 

KNIGHT OF WANDS
 
---A dark haired Young man, A friend---

 

This is an adventurous and unreliable young man, who is volatile, exuberant and seeks to widen his environment for greener pastures. He can't stay in one place for long and seeks a conclusion to his journey


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

an impetuous person who acts quickly without warning, whose passions are easily aroused. An alert creative thinker who knows his own mind. A journey into the unknown, a change of residence or a desire for adventure.

Negative:

There is a break-up, or parting in relationships. A conflict or a jealous individual with great inner  anger.


 

QUEEN OF WANDS
 
Dark woman, Serious, Mature, counsellor, Mother

 

this is a compassionate, warm and loyal person, who's vision and unselfish motives are expressed by her self sacrifice.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

A person who inspires others by example. A teacher, mother, a warm, affectionate person. someone with Strong virtues, chaste and affectionate, but one who is determined.

Negative:

One who appears virtuous, but a user of treachery and guile to get their own way. One who is not to be trusted and wriggles out of commitments made.


 

KING OF WANDS
 
---Dark haired man, Family man, A friend, Wise---

 

This is a mature and strong person, one with leadership and loyalty and faithfulness. One with passionate beliefs who can right the wrongs that have been done.


 
Divinatory Meaning:
Positive:

An educated, conscientious and friendly person. A mature person  regardless of age. A devoted friend, husband, or lover. A sympathetic person who will lend a hand, a father figure, who will help see you through your problems.

Negative:

A rigid, old-fashioned, dogmatic individual, who is trapped in the ideology of the past. One who may blame others for lost opportunities.

 
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