Tarot Heaven Five of Wands Description
Five of Wands Universal Rider Waite

Five of Wands

Lord of Strife


Season: Mid-Summer

Timing: 5 Days

Dates: July 22-August 1

Astrological Correspondence: Saturn in Leo


Description and Symbolism:


Five people with different style outfits fight with similar wands. They are all different, yet are equally equipped to bring similar results to the situation. They stand on uneven ground. We get the sense that each wants to take the lead, yet none of the others will surrender. The situation can easily get out of control.


Interpretation and Divination:


The Five of Wands indicates that there are lots of activities in your life. There are many different people competing or there may just be a lot of different people involved in your situation.


The Five of Wands may indicate that this is a highly competitive time in your life. You may feel fierce and full of fire. You want to get to the top of the situation and are up against people who have equal amounts of clout and ambition. You may need to work just a little bit harder to stand out among all the other people.


The Five of Wands can suggest friendly group sports such as soccer, basketball or football. The Five of Wands wants you to just have fun and hopes that you don't take the sporty competition too seriously because the game can easily get brutal.


The Five of Wands in Love:


In love the Five of Wands can signal that there are other people vying for your love interest. It can also suggests that conflict and intellectual discourse turn you on.


If you are already in a relationship the Five of Wands suggests that your spouse may have other choices. When the Five of Wands comes up in regard to an existing relationship, there could be a lot of arguing.


Five of Wands for Feelings:


You could be feeling energetic, athletic, competitive, full of energy.


Five of Wands as Advice:


The Five of Wands suggest that you think creatively and "outside-the-box."


On a Mundane Level:


On a mundane level this card could be indicating that you'll be running a lot of errands today.


Five of Wands Professions:


Athletics. Football. Soccer. Wrestling.


Five of Wands Reversed:


The Five of Wands Reversed can indicate that competition has turned underhanded and you are out of your league. Things might escalate to the extreme where people are using devious antics to "win" at all cost.


On the other hand, the Five of Wands Reversed can indicate apathy towards a situation and lack of fire. You may not want to compete at all and run from the competition only to find out later that deep down you really wanted to compete.


Five of Wands Card Combinations:


Five of Wands and Death:

   a. We don't fight anymore.

   b. We don't compete against each other anymore.


Five of Wands and Four of Wands:

   a. Lots of activities centered around getting a party or wedding up and running


Five of Wands and Ace of Swords:

   a. Heightened group mental activities


Five of Wands and Seven of Swords:

   a. A situation where people are equally armed requires you to be

       underhanded and cunning


Five of Wands and Page of Cups:

   a. Lots of activity with the people you love


Five of Wands and Five of Pentacles:

   a. The group of women make sure to exclude the other woman and her child




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