Ace of Wands Tarot Card Meanings

Ace of Wands

The Ace of Wands is the first tarot card in the suit of Wands. It’s a positive card, if you’re in any sort of creative field then take it as an extremely good sign. As it’s an Ace, expect new beginnings, especially relating to creativity and that first spark of inspiration to set an idea in motion.

Below, you will find details of the card meanings of The Ace of Wands tarot card. But first…

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Ace of Wands in a sentence

The Ace of Wands represents inspiration, new beginnings, and creativity.

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    Ace of Wands in a time-based position

    Past – The Ace of Wands tarot in the Past position can represent a past event when you just ‘went for it’. It probably has some effect on your life now, and you’re seeing the benefits or possibly negative effects of taking that one chance. It could have been something like a quick career change, a new person you met, or spontaneously going to a new place. The Ace of Wands in the past can also represent something life changing having happened in the recent past. Perhaps you found a new spiritual path to follow, or found a new passion which is slowly taking over your life, for better or worse.

    Present – The Ace of Wands in the present position can be interpreted from its past position. You’re going to be faced with a choice that could dramatically affect your life. Be extremely open to new business ideas, even more so if they’re regarding art or a creative field. if you’re looking for a job, it might be a good idea to expand your horizons to these industries, you might have skills that are in demand! Just keep open for new opportunities. If you are really after a change, then just make it happen. There is no need to listen out for signs and symbols, impart your will on the world and get to work.

    Future – The Ace of Wands tarot card in the future position can suggest a strong potential outcome, a life you are happy with if you’re willing to work for it. It isn’t about earning money, it’s about reaching your potential especially in a creative field. You have to give it your all, through a mixture of passion, applied talent and effort. If you have a goal in mind, you must start today. In a few years, you might be a completely different person. If you’re unsure of your current path, stop worrying. The beginnings of any venture are always tricky and you should at least see through the initial hardship before thinking about giving up. This can apply to all parts of life; careers, hobbies, relationships.

    The Ace of Wands in regards to life issues

    Work / Education – The Ace of Wands in regards to work or education is a positive sign, especially regarding a potential new job. In all aspects; look outside boundaries you’ve set yourself. Just remember, it can’t hurt to apply for something you don’t think you’re qualified for, nor can it hurt to try a completely different field of work to what you’re used to.

    Romance – The Ace of Wands card in romance is a very good sign, especially if you’re single. The whole card is about new beginnings, so expect a change in this aspect of your life. If you’re in a relationship, you might need to do something new together to spice it up.

    Friends – The Ace of Wands in regards to friendship means things are going well. It might be a good time to make some younger friends, or join a creative workshop, or club. Try to surround yourself with creative people and make things.

    Money – The Ace of Wands tarot card in regards to finances is another good sign. Are you looking for work or have things taken a bad turn? The Ace of Wands is a good sign, even more so if you’ve been putting your own money and time into a project. Try to think about new ways you can earn money. Can you put your mind to work, do you have an entrepreneurial mindset that you just haven’t realised yet? The Ace can symbolise ‘one’, so this may mean something you can do alone.

    Health – The Ace of Wands is a good sign in health. It’ll be a good time to start a new diet or try a new workout, especially if you’ve been getting bored or feeling stuck. Make sure you’re always improving, never plateau. It might be a very good time to start a diet or finally cut out those unhealthy habits you’ve been meaning to work on.

    Spirituality and Mentality – The Ace of Wands tarot card in spirituality can be mixed when spirituality is concerned. New beginnings and experiences are good for you. Always be open to things you’ve never tried. If you are prepared for it, consider saying ‘Yes’ to every offer that is made to you, especially if you have nothing else planned.

    The Ace of Wands Reversed

    It hits us all; a lack of drive and motivation. The Ace of Wands reversed can represent us when we fall into a slump and feel stuck and unsure of what to do next. Sometimes the best thing we can do is just treat it as a rest; our body requires downtime even when our mind expects us to be working and productive all the time. Remember to give yourself a break now and then, you don’t need to work all the time. If you have been feeling down a lot recently, then try to search for reasons why, and talk about it with others. You can hold yourself back for a very long time by treating this depressed period as ‘normal’.

    Numerology of The Ace of Wands

    1 represents the beginning, creation and initial ideas. All aces symbolise this. The Ace of Wands tarot card strongly represents the creative spark. You’re going to be hit with a sense of having to create something soon, and you’ll feel the need to dedicate yourself to it. If you have many Aces in a reading, it is a strong indication that you are at the start of a new part of your life soon.

    Keywords for the Ace of Wands

    New ventures, impotence, powerlessness, weakness

    Other associations of The Ace of Wands

    Element: Fire

    As a Yes or No question: Yes

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    Article Info

    Date: Sep 01, 2015
    Amelie Rose Estrela is a gifted psychic and lead author for tarot-explained. She has written many articles on a variety of topics within the spirituality niche, including Psychics & Mediums, Tarot & Angel Readings, Love & Relationships, Spells & Magic and Astrology & Horoscopes (the topic of her e-book).

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