Learn the meaning of the Eight of Wands Tarot card
The Eight of Wands in its image depicts eight wands that remain as if suspended in the air. There are also individual leaves on them, and a peaceful and green landscape is seen all around. The Eight of Wands also depicts a lazy flowing river, and the Wands themselves seem to be falling towards the ground as it were. Because of this, the card very often indicates movement and speed, which it is also rightly associated with. The Eight of Wands represents a great deal of energy that needs to find its outlet, so when this card appears in your schedule, expect sudden events that will bring a lot of confusion and excitement into your life. The Eight of Wands is not only about action, but also all kinds of communication. It is an excellent omen in any matter you may ask Tarot about. It heralds new good news, upcoming profits, quick achievement of a desired goal, but also acquaintanceships that may turn into romance or even a lasting relationship. The Eight of Wands signifies a great progress in a matter you are inquiring about, especially if it has been on hold so far for some reason. The Eight of Wands is also associated with fast travel, but also with ending of problems.
The upright Eight of Wands will be a positive answer to most of your questions. It indicates great movement, dynamism and progress in the matter you are inquiring about. The Eight of Wands in an upright position indicates a determination to act and to take the initiative which will result in the achievement of your goals. In upright position the Eight of Wands also heralds a very exciting period in your life, in which everything will accelerate. You can expect good career opportunities, an increase in your income, good health, but also exciting new intimate relationships. The upright Eight of Wands heralds a flurry of events, but also information that will be coming to you now. It also indicates a rapid exchange of news and communication, especially through the internet. If you don't feel at your best in this rush of life, it can be overwhelming at times, but the positive events that the Eight of Wands brings will make you quickly rebuild your energy and take action. The Eight of Wands in the upright position also represents upcoming travel, but also a period of rest and freedom. Use this time to accomplish as much as you can in the matter at hand.
Among all the cards represented by Wands, the Eight of Wands is one of the best in relation to love affairs and relationships of all kinds. If you are single, the Eight of Wands in an upright position will herald a period of many new friendships that will bring romance and closeness into your daily life and will bring a lot of pleasure and time well spent in the company of others. The upright Eight of Wands indicates for people in a relationship a great revival of the relationship, but also of the feelings that bind you together. It is a symbol of great temperament and therefore also sexuality. The Eight of Wands in an upright position also symbolizes unexpected but positive events that you can expect from the other person. It foretells intense communication, long conversations, and a time when both of you are eager to engage in your relationship. The upright Eight of Wands foretells significant and rapid progress in the relationship and for this reason, it can accelerate decisions such as moving in together or even going abroad. The Eight of Wands may in certain circumstances also indicate obsession with the other person. However, this enthusiasm can quickly fade as well as the relationship that appeared with the Eight of Wands.
The Eight of Wands in the reversed position very often indicates stagnation in the matter you are asking about. So the only thing you can do now is to wait out this difficult period for yourself. The reversed Eight of Wands advises you not to try to rush the current course of events by force, but instead to exercise the necessary patience. Also use this time to understand how your current difficulties are affected by recent events in your life, and prepare accordingly. The reversed Eight of Wands can also indicate some sort of conflict and communication problems with people around you. The reversed Eight of Wands symbolizes also the postponement of some matters, or the inability to finish some business or professional contracts started earlier. The card may also be associated with very little or slow progress in the matter you are inquiring about. This can be accompanied by missed opportunities or generally a time when you will lack energy. It is important to remember that the Eight of Wands reversed as a swift card points only to temporary problems that should soon pass.
The reversed Eight of Wands in questions about relationships can indicate painful experiences in this area, and in extreme cases even betrayal. As a card of communication problems, the reversed Eight of Wands very often announces also difficulties in your relationship in this area. For new acquaintances, the card portends new experiences in this area, and in extreme cases even more difficulties in communication. For new acquaintances this card portends a period of slow progress, which may give the impression that your relationship is at a standstill. The Eight of Wands reversed also indicates a time when your contact may be completely suspended, but this will only be a temporary event. The card also predicts a lack of desire, excitement, or desire to engage in a serious relationship. On the other hand, the Eight of Wands in reversed position may indicate that initial delight, or even fascination with other person will turn into boredom, or even dislike. The card advises you not to try to force any decisions or actions on the other party at the moment, as this can be counterproductive for you. Instead, try to give the person space, freedom, and the opportunity to make their own decision to engage in this relationship.
8 of Wands, Eight of Batons, 8 of Batons
Conscience, pull others with you, sudden and unexpected news
Lots of events, information, fast action, intensive communication, letters, e-mail, romance, taking the initiative
Bad information, blocked communication, intolerance, passivity, jealousy, quarrel, suspension of affairs