Five of Wands Upright Keywords:
imitation, such as an indicative battle, strong competition or a struggle, after which wealth and good fortune come. This card is interpreted as a sign of gold, profit, abundance.
Five of Wands Reversed Keywords:
litigation, disputes, swindle, rebuttal.
Five of Wands Symbolism in Raider Waite Tarot Deck
Five of Wands in Raider Waite Tarot Deck depict a a group of youths waving sticks, as if in sports.
The Five Wands is a challenge to us, an invitation to measure our strengths, compete, check: will we have enough strength? This is by no means connected with enmity or a battle not for life, but for death. We are offered to try our hand – maybe, indeed, in some kind of competition, debate, or maybe in some new business for us. We have the strengths for this, and we just have a chance to use them, so there is no reason to fear serious damage or damage, unless with a series of unfavorable circumstances. The chances that this card offers should not be missed, because they give us the opportunity to be convinced of our abilities, to realize them.
Five of Wands Upright Meaning:
In the upright position, the map means: in terms of receiving everyday experience – living lessons, situations through which you get this experience. FIVE of Wands or staffs will require you willpower, certainty of thought. A map can serve as an indicator of the fact that you are paying too much attention to a particular area of your activity.
In social terms, through this card, there can be liberation from all that is unnecessary, excessive, excessive. FIVE of STAFFS symbolizes a way out of the familiar social context and an attempt to find oneself in a different context. A card can mean breaking ties, leaving home, breaking up families. At the same time, the FIVE of Wands in a particular field of activity.
Struggle is also an unmet desire, a struggle with illusions, sometimes exhausting work, and conflicts, and overcoming obstacles.
Five of Wands Reversed Meaning:
In the inverted position, the card can mean injustice, a cold and hard mind, inability and unwillingness to benefit from life lessons; maximalism, the division of everything into black and white, regardless of the logic of events; viewing events out of their enclosing context.
In terms of social activity, this can also sound like fraud, contradiction, opposition, confusion of relations, ambiguity of social status, involvement in certain processes against your desire, excessive caution.
FIVE of Wands can also indicate an undercurrent of enmity, which can sometimes be disguised as a mask of increased courtesy.
Sometimes it also indicates that in the near future you are at risk of becoming a victim of intrigue. Saturn draws attention to career matters, attaches importance to them. Therefore, it is possible that the action of the FIVE will mainly unfold at your work.
As a symbol of the destruction of the comfort of the Quaternary scheme, the FIVE can mean the beginning of an unstable, asocial period, loss of work, various social guarantees, etc. This card may signal certain difficulties associated with your housing. FIVE of WANDS is one of the cards, which are additional factors that should be paid attention to when it comes to a possible divorce. Another interpretation of the map is like a riot of a loner.
Five of Wands Relation with Astrology
Mars in the 5th house as a symbol of sports, games. Saturn in air signs
Five of Wands signifies Fight.
Five of Wands signifies The first decade of Leo from July 23 to August 2.
If Aries includes sources of energy, then Leo carries them outside. The first decade of Leo shows individual self-disclosure of personality.
A person, realizing his identity, learns to control himself, saving effort and developing a strategy of behavior, so as not to follow the circumstances. He takes fate into his own hands – and this decade, according to European tradition, is ruled by Saturn. But the life goals and inner truth of one person may not coincide with the intentions and outlook on the lives of other people: excessive individualism and the pursuit of only their goals limit the possibilities of realization and lead to obstacles and conflicts.
FIVE breaks through the stability of the FOUR. This is a struggle: external, internal, impulse, aspiration. Clash shows the main factors fighting in you for supremacy, both external and internal. There is no compromise and cannot be; the outcome of the case will be decided only by struggle.
“Best the enemy of the good”. Fight, competition (rivalry), fundamental conflict, the struggle of different aspirations.
Tip – evading a fight, giving up one’s position before a fight begins.