Tarot Cards Meanings - The Suit of Wands - The Eight of Wands - meaning in detail

The Eight of Wands - tarot card meaning in detail

The Eight of Wands The Lord of Swiftness

Numerical Value: 8
Astrological Associations: Aries, Capricorn, Sagittarius, Jupiter, Mars

Full Meaning

TThe Eight of Wands is a card that is symbolic of having the drive, determination and energy to move forward and make things happen. It is a card about rolling up your sleeves and 'getting stuck in', particularly if the situation is not necessarily the easiest to manage. As with the whole suit of Wands, travel is starred and this may even be abroad. If you have been waiting for an answer to any correspondence then this should arrive shortly. This is a card of free flowing energy that seems to know no bounds and with it should come advancement and change that is positive in nature. However because events around you may be fast moving and change from minute to minute or hour to hour then beware of any ill considered or hasty decisions at this time.

In a relationship the Eight of Wands is a very good card to have in your spread as it suggests that you are giving each other just the right amount of space so that everyone feels comfortable. Generally the Eight of Wands is a good card so make sure you harness all your energy and channel it in the right direction.

Traditional Symbolism

The card represents motion through the immovable-a flight of wands through an open country; but they draw to the term of their course. That which they signify is at hand; it may be even on the threshold.

The Eight of Wands summary.

The Eight of Wands Card illustration.

The Suit of Wands.