Learn the meaning of the Ace of Wands Tarot card
The Ace of Wands in an upright position is the first card in the Suit of Wands, which indicates taking initiative and acting on a question. On the Ace of Wands, we see the right hand sticking out of the clouds and holding a mace, with a bright halo surrounding it. On the other hand, there are three small branches growing from the stick and the first green leaves symbolizing new life. The other leaves float freely around the mace, and in the background we see a peaceful, green landscape. The Ace of Wands is one of the best Tarot cards for questions related to new things that need to be addressed. It indicates an unusual energy surrounding the person or matter you are asking about. The Ace of Wands very often indicates movement, activity and change in every field of life. So it is an impulse, and sometimes the first step, which will allow you in time to achieve further success in this field. The Ace of Wands indicates some kind of chance from fate, which should be taken advantage of, and also very often refers to new relationships. In this way it refers to the masculine and sexual energy represented by the element of Fire and the sign of Mars. The Ace of Wands heralds creative and dynamic activity, which will be guided by optimism and success.
The upright Ace of Wands is a very good sign in the Tarot in relation to all issues in your life. The upright Ace of Wands symbolizes the beginning of new actions and risk taking on the emotional, physical or material plane and announces the coming success in the matter in question. The card also points to an upcoming opportunity that you should take in order to change your fate for the better. The energy of the upright Ace of Wands foretells a huge surge of vitality that will help you solve current problems and achieve your goals. The upright Ace of Wands also very often refers to fortitude of the mind and body, which affect your self-confidence and sexuality. So the card very often refers to the possibility of pregnancy, but also to fiery new relationships and romance. The Ace of Wands in an upright position encourages you to show creativity to build a vision for your future and to follow that path of life. Take the first step on your new life path and dare to get what you want. Instead of planning, act because new opportunities are opening up right now. The upright Ace of Wands will help you get to the end.
The Ace of Wands in the upright position carries a very positive message in matters related to relationships and love. It heralds new and exciting friendships which will have a great chance of success. The Ace of Wands also indicates a good period for an ongoing relationship, or even the revival of feelings that were previously extinguished. The card can also speak of a new phase in your relationship such as moving in together or even getting pregnant. The upright Ace of Wands also symbolizes great temperament and physical attraction to another person. The Ace of Wands in an upright position will always speak about all kinds of sexuality and physical closeness to the other person. If you are single, the upright Ace of Wands encourages you to try your hand and show some initiative towards the other person, because your actions in this area will now bring you success. If at the current moment in your life you want to try something new, this is the best time to move forward. If you see the Ace of Wands card in your Tarot reading in an upright position then expect a pleasant time and some long, intoxicating nights for two. Whatever you do now, remember to act spontaneously and make brave decisions and everything will go exactly as you planned.
The Ace of Wands in reversed position very often speaks of blocked energy, which makes you unable to take the initiative or define the purpose of your actions at the moment. In your current situation you may also be suffering from a lack of motivation and inspiration, causing you to have a generally pessimistic approach to life. All this makes you unable to see the current opportunity to improve your life situation or put your plans into action. To achieve success, therefore, you need to rest and find new inspiration on the path to your success. The reversed Ace of Wands may also indicate physical problems and lack of vitality, and in some cases illness. On the other hand, the reversed Ace of Wands may indicate over activity, which can lead to violence or aggression towards another person. The reversed Ace of Wands is also predicting sexual problems, impotence or difficulty in getting pregnant. If you are pursuing a new venture, the Ace of Wands reversed may indicate new problems on your path, which will take you much longer to resolve.
When it comes to relationship questions and issues, the reversed Ace of Wands foretells upcoming new problems, as well as delays in these fields. This, in turn, can make you angry and frustrated and even attempt to destroy everything that you have already built up. This card is not the best sign for single people, as you will find it difficult to maintain a balance between trying and indifference during the current period. You may find that your actions towards another person don't produce the results you want, and you quickly lose the motivation to keep fighting. The reversed Ace of Wands may also symbolize premature burnout of your relationship and little chance for it to stand the test of time. In the case of ongoing relationships, the card will speak of a moment when you lack passion and drive. Instead, you feel a lack of strength, boredom, and difficulty in achieving your goals together. It is also very likely that your sex life suffers and the entire relationship seems to stagnate. The reversed Ace of Wands encourages you to take direction, but also to conserve your energy. Wait out current problems and setbacks while waiting for a better time when you will take new action and achieve your desired success.
Ace of Batons
Impulse, chance, good beginning, unbridled rush to life, sudden burst of action
Activity, dynamism, optimism, creativity, male, toughness, fertilization, enjoyment of life, good start, impulse, chance, sexual attraction
Pessimism, destruction, overactivity, lust for power, brutality, sexual problems, impotence, sexual frigidity, workaholism, illness, lack of vitality, the outside world is against, too much activity
Aries, Lion, Sagittarius