Tarot Card Description & Meanings
Five of Wands shows five men fighting with their wands. The men are all in conflict and fighting each other in a free-for-all. It appears that none of the men have any foresight nor can they see that they need to just put down their wands and talk.
This card represents conflict, struggle and difficulties. There are many disagreements and dissatisfaction around.
The Five of Wands asks you to utilize all the perseverance, courage, patience and strength of spirit you can muster in order to see you through your current issues. However, it also advises you to seek inner peace as a model for living in future. Take responsibility for your part in previous conflicts and try to join forces with others rather than oppose them in future, as this is likely to gain you greater success and is a healthier way to live.
Meaning - upright
What this upright card means
Upright, this card has the following meanings:
- delays and cancellations, nothing will go smoothly.
- frustration and disappointment.
- pay attention to details and read all the fine print before signing any legal contracts.
- take a good look at yourself, your friends and surroundings, to get a bit more insight into what is going on.
Meaning - reversed
What this reverse card means
Reversed, this card has the following meanings:
- other people may misunderstand you and your motives.
- do not give up, make the best of the situation and vow to try again, better next time.
- legal problems, court cases and conflicts.
- watch out for people trying to be tricky and deceptive.
- More Suit of Wands Cards -
Ace of Wands
Two of Wands
Three of Wands
Four of Wands
Five of Wands
Six of Wands
Seven of Wands
Eight of Wands
Nine of Wands
Ten of Wands
Page of Wands
Knight of Wands
Queen of Wands
King of Wands