Tarot Card Meanings: Understanding the Ten of Wands in a Tarot Reading
The Ten of Wands indicates feelings of stress, pressure and being overwhelmed. This is a period in which your responsibilities are taking a toll on you.
Upright Ten of Wands Tarot Card Meanings in a Tarot Reading
In an upright position, the Ten of Wands can indicate being overloaded. You may find it difficult to uphold your commitments and obligations. In some cases, the Ten of Wands can indicate the individual that has taken on too much. It may be wise to delegate some of your responsibilities. In work related matters, the Ten of Wands can refer to a stressful and demanding project. In the end, however, your hard work will pay off. This may be the final stretch to the completion of an important project. It’s important to recognize that you do have the energy and resources to complete your undertakings. Your diligence and determination will get you through. If you feel you can not handle all the responsibility on your own, find someone who can help you with your load.
You may need to take a step back. Your hard efforts may be exhausting you. Remember to take time for yourself. It would be wise to come to understand what your boundaries are. All work and no play can leave you feeling frustrated and lethargic. In a Tarot reading, the Ten of Wands can indicate health issues, particularly in regards to body aches and pains.
In Love Tarot, the Ten of Wands can refer to an individual that is so consumed with his ambitions, that he/she may be neglecting the emotional aspects of their lives. This is often the partner that is obsessed with their career.
- Feelings of being overwhelmed and pressured
- An excess of responsibilities
- A stressful and demanding project
- The need to delegate responsibilities
- Need to take time for yourself
- Overly consumed with one’s work
Reversed Ten of Wands Tarot Card Meanings in a Tarot Reading
In a positive respect, the reversed Ten of Wands can indicate relief from pressures and obligations. By delegating some of your responsibilities to others, you are able to complete an important undertaking. Feelings of stress and worry begin to lift. There is an improvement in your health. You are now free to take some time for yourself.
In a negative regard, the reversed Ten of Wands tarot card meanings can refer to feelings of increased levels of tension and strain. Someone may have influenced you take on more than you can handle. Your hard work and efforts are not bringing you’re the results you desire. In some cases, the reversed Ten of Wands can refer to an individual that wants too much control and authority. In this regard, there may be a lack of trust in other people.
Too much focus on your ambitions and goals can alienate you from those you care about.
- Feelings of stress and worry begin to lift
- The delegation of responsibility
- Increased tension and strain
- Controlling behavior
- Ambitions are alienating you from those you care about
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