Tarot Card Meanings: Understanding the Four of Wands in a Tarot Reading
The Four of Wands often is a card of celebration and rites of passages. It typically represents periods of stability and prosperity. This is a direct result of your energy, passion and dedication in achieving your goals.
Upright Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings in a Tarot Reading
In an upright position, the Four of Wands depicts happiness and contentment. This is the time to celebrate what you have accomplished. Things have finally come into place and your hard work has paid off. Your endeavors and projects have reached an important impasse. At this stage, you can expect success and reward. Creative enterprises now come to fruition. You can now sit back and enjoy what you have accomplished. In some cases, the Four of Wands can indicate the purchase of a new home. Property and investment matters flourish.
In Tarot reading, the Four of Wands can also indicate a marriage or engagement. This is a card of commitment and fidelity. In Love tarot, a Four of Wands indicates that a partnership has strong foundations. This is a great time to enjoy your significant other. If you are married, you can expect a period of stability, security and a happy home life. If you are single, this is the time to expand your social life. You may get an invitation to a party, anniversary, or celebration. This is also the ideal time to take a vacation or holiday. It’s time to relax and enjoy your life.
Spiritually, the Four of Wands can indicate an important rite of passage or new stage of development. Often, this coincides with the completion of an important life cycle or stage. You are now ready to embark upon a new journey. Your new found success enables you to take some time to explore your emotional and spiritual well-being.
- Rites of Passage and Celebrations
- Stability and Harmony
- Marriage and committed relationships
- Buying a home or property
- The completion of an important stage
- Hard work brings success
- Completion of an important stage of development
Reversed Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings in a Tarot Reading
In a reversed position the Tarot Card Meanings of the Four of Wands can refer feelings of insecurity and disappointment. However, in most cases, a reversed Four of Wands is similar to its upright position. In this regard, there may be a delay or obstacle that is inhibiting the completion of an important project or endeavor. The good news is that this is only temporary and success is sure to come. In terms of property matters, a reversed Four of Wands can indicate conflicts or obstacles.
A reversed Four or Wands can also indicate the need to get back to work. This is the time to plan for the next stage of development. In some cases, the Four of wands refers to an over-emphasis on celebrating and not enough focus on work. It’s important to remember to keep you goals in sight on not get distracted.
- Delays or obstacles that need to be overcome
- Insecurity or disappointment
- Getting distracted
- Continued Planning
- Issues with property
To learn more about the meaning of the Four of Wands in relationships, see the Love Tarot section.
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