Tarot Card Meanings
The Wands

The first suit of the Minor Arcana is the Wands or Rods or Batons as they are sometimes called.

This suit is associated with the element Fire, a creative force that can illuminate and warm, or if uncontrolled will burn and destroy.

Wands represent the creative urge and imagination, and the will to bring one's dreams into reality. In a reading they refer to career, work, enterprise and ambition.

Positive attitudes associated with this suit are enthusiasm, determination and passion.

Negative attitudes associated with Wands are reckless behaviour and subsequent disappointment.