Two of Wands Tarot Card Meaning


The Two of Wands is the second tarot card in the suit of Wands. Two is an important number in western esotericism, and regularly represents the duality of life. The Two of Wands refers to the potential of everybody for widening their own worldview, and that many limits are only self-imposed.

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

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Two of Wands in a sentence

The Two of Wands tarot card represents achievement, partnership, and discovery.

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    Two of Wands in a time-based position

    Past – The Two of Wands in the Past position can represent a past event where you left your comfort zone, specifically with somebody you know. This event can still be impacting your life, likely in a positive way. The past, and future are two aspects of our life that we have little to no control over. We can only change the present to suit our will. Look to the past for inspiration, and look to the future with ambition, not worry.

    Present – The Two of Wands tarot in the present position is related to the Ace of Wands. Imagine the Ace of Wands has triggered your path, and the Two of Wands is you moving along it. If you need help with whatever it is you’re working on, now is the time to look to someone. As with any ‘two’, there’s going to be some decision making soon, so be prepared for it, especially if you know what your choices are.

    Future – The Two of Wands in the future position can suggest a strong, happy future life. You’ll feel as if you’ve got it ‘all worked out’. Remember to keep looking to the past to avoid mistakes. It’ll be helpful to work out what your past choices have done for you, and how to steer good choices back into your life and shun away bad ones.

    The Two of Wands in regards to life issues

    Work / Education – The Two of Wands tarot card in regards to work or education can mean you’ll see an enormous benefit if you look to someone more experienced and learn from them. If you work or study alone, there might be a much easier way for you to do what you need to do. Research what you’re doing and how others are doing it. It’s likely that soon you will come to some sort of revelation that will change the way you are working or learning.

    Romance – The Two of Wands in romance in love and romance can be a good sign, as the card has balancing qualities. If you feel the relationship has been one-sided for a while, it’ll start to even out. This will work out in your favour whether you’ve been putting in more effort or not, a balanced relationship is a healthier one. To erase past anxiety, it might be a good idea to have a long talk with your partner.

    Friends – The Two of Wands tarot card in regards to friendship means things are going well. Any arguments should fizzle off soon and things will return to a happy medium. Work on something with your friends have a common goal. Maybe you can all volunteer somewhere or help somebody out, together. Spending some time, or doing something new with whomever you consider your best friend would be a very good idea now.

    Money – The Two of Wands tarot in regards to finances can mean that you’ve been a bit worried about money for a while, but that feeling should go soon. Balance is the key, so keep track of what you buy and how much you make. If you’re buying something expensive regularly, can you buy something cheaper that is just as good? just try it for a week or two to see if it really changes your life. You probably can’t tell the difference.

    Health – The Two of Wands echoes the Ace of Wands in regards to health. If you’ve just started a new diet, keep to it, even if you can’t see the results yet, they may take a while to set in. Make sure you’re not neglecting your state of mind too. Don’t overwork yourself, even if you’ve just started a new big project.

    Spirituality and Mentality – Balance is everywhere in the universe, and the Two of Wands tarot card reflects this. be sure to always be open to helping others, but don’t neglect yourself. You might be busier than usual right now but others may rely on you. You may go off on a long,life-changing adventure soon. Listen to others and their problems. If you or somebody else is worried about their future, have a discussion about your worries and solutions should come to light.

    The Two of Wands Reversed

    The Two of Wands Reversed can represent an inherent agoraphobia. You may be scared of trying new things, essentially an antithesis of the Ace of Wands. Consider why this is the case, have you been feeling isolated recently, or has a certain event changed how you feel about the world? It could be that you’ve suddenly lost your sense of adventure and you aren’t sure why. To remedy this,  the two of wands reversed advises you to simply give yourself some time. Sometimes we are overwhelmed by choice and it takes a while for our minds to process the choices laid before us. Likewise, give others time to make decisions which include you.

    Numerology of The Two of Wands

    Two represents duality, partnership and sharing. All twos symbolise this. The Two of Wands in a numerological sense may reflect that your life is currently quite balanced, although if you are looking to improve it, there is always a way. You will need to share the next stage of your life with somebody, this isn’t something you should do alone. If you have a lots of Twos in a reading, it is a strong indication that your life in general is going to be okay, things could be better, they could be much worse.

    Keywords for the Two of Wands

    Equal match, conflict, balance, yin and yang, duality

    Other associations of The Two 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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