OK – so you’ve pulled the Ace of Wands! Feeling excited?
No surprise if you are! This is one Tarot card that generates excitement and one thing you can be sure of is that if this card turns up in your reading, then excitement is the main theme.
All Aces are the beginning of their suit. They are the seed that is planted before the hard work, waiting, satisfaction and results appear. Aces are very Cardinal in energy as they mark the birth of something.
The new always fascinates us. The new is always exciting. And being a Wand, this Ace is doubly exciting.
So what does the Ace of Wands mean?
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What Does the Ace of Wands Card Mean?
The Ace of Wands Tarot card has several possible meanings:
- Using your creative energy
- The birth of a new creative idea
- Opening yourself to greater possibility
- Inspiring others
- Getting fired up to tackle the world
- Possessing high confidence
- Being daring
- Taking a stand
- Sexual attraction
What Does the Ace of Wands Mean in Love & Relationship?
If you pull the Ace of Wands in the feelings position, it means that someone finds you very attractive, especially in a sexual way!
The Ace of Wands is a phallic symbol and represents a primal attraction that can be hard to resist.
If this card is paired with the Devil or Knight of Wands, then the animal magnetism is especially powerful.
The Ace of Wands is that initial physical or sexual attraction someone feels when they spot that attractive person on the other side of the room. The Ace of Wands itself represents a very powerful attraction where the first stirrings of lust are beginning to show.
If in the position for how someone sees you, this person sees you as someone very sexy. They may also see you as someone with high energy and powerful creativity if in a non-romantic setting.
If this card turns up in the action they will take towards you, this is a very clear card for action – this person will make a move and will likely be enthusiastic when doing it!
What Does the Ace of Wands Mean in a Career Reading?
In a career reading, the Ace of Wands card is one of powerful creativity and new opportunity.
It indicates that a new and exciting offer may be made to you in your career. It highlights unlimited potential and possibilities, especially in the realm of creativity.
The Ace of Wands indicates that you will be given the opportunity to unleash your creativity with greater zest, so it is always a welcome card in a career reading.
What About the Ace of Wands as an Obstacle?
As an obstacle card, the Ace of Wands can indicate that the fire of the Ace is out of control.
It could indicate that you are being too much of a thrill-seeker, or someone’s thrill-seeking ways are preventing you from moving towards your goals.
When you see the Ace of Wands as an obstacle, it may mean that negative emotions associated with this ace, such as anger, rage, and too much pride, are consuming you.
Whatever the reason, the Ace of Wands highlights the downside of too much passion and too much energy, so a more moderate approach needs to be acquired.
What About the Ace of Wands in Reverse?
The Ace of Wands card reversed indicates that the enthusiasm and boundless energy we see in the upright Ace has been diminished.
There may be a lack of passion, a lack of passion, and a lack of motivation. The fire has gone out.
The powerful sexual attraction we saw in the upright Ace has vanished. Now, a dullness has set in.
The strong and enthusiastic creative energy we saw in the upright Ace is nowhere to be found. Now boredom has arrived.
The Ace of Wands card reversed is an absence of the fire and passion to be found in the upright ace. However, if that fire is to be lit once more, then steps must be taken in order to turn the ace back to its upright position.
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How to Make the Ace of Wands Card Work for You
Want to know how to make this passionate and vibrant card work for you? Read on!
1. Repeat Positive Affirmations
The Ace of Wands is a fantastic card for affirmations because of the energy associated with it. Some good affirmations for this card are:
- I will achieve my creative goals.
- I am passionate about my ambitions.
- I am sexy and I know it.
- I have the fire and drive to achieve whatever I want.
2. Meditate on the Card
To get to know the Ace of Wands Tarot card better, meditating on it is a wonderful way to do this.
Prepare a quiet space for yourself, possibly accompanied by meditation music and incense if you wish to set the mood. Hold the card in your hand, close your eyes and put yourself into a meditative state.
Relax and then open your eyes. Stare at the card. What thoughts are coming to mind? What is the imagery prompting within you?
Note down whatever sprang to mind during your meditation and add it to your Tarot meanings collection!
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3. Set it In Your Workspace Throughout the Day
If you want to be reminded of the Ace of Wands as you go through your day—particularly if your day is boring or lackluster—place the card on your workspace or somewhere in front of you to remind you of its awesome energy!
The energy of this Ace will remind you of the enthusiasm and passion that exists within you. So every time you feel dull or bored, just take a look at this Ace to help you light the fire within.
Passion is one of the pleasures of life and this Ace is all about the passion.
Let the Fire of the Ace of Wands Burn Bright
If you’re looking for something new and exciting, then this is one of the best cards you could pull in your Tarot reading.
The magic of this Ace brings new opportunities for fulfillment in many areas of life. It is a bold and daring card, not to be overlooked. It will bring out your inner fire and light the passion within. Enjoy!
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