Three of Wands Tarot Card Meaning
Peace • Waiting Period • Vision
The Three of Wands is a card that foretells a silent peace and joy after an achievement and the excitement over the potential of a new project. “What’s next?” In numerology, the number 3 represents completion and harmony while the suit of wands is for personal development or business. Enjoy your feeling of achievement and know that something exciting is coming over the horizon.
As a descendant of card 3, The Empress, the Three of Wands is about creation and nurturing. This card asks that you be clear about what you want to create in the future. The Three of Wands is about the big picture. Now that you are in a quiet moment, take time to think about the long view. The opportunities for your development and self-exploration are ripe.
Three of Wands Reversed
Obstacle • Bad Luck • Unrealistic Expectations
The Three of Wands reversed shows up in a reading when you have attempted to achieve something but the effort was tinged with bad luck. Perhaps an unreliable business partner or unrealistic expectations may have contributed to your setback. Because of the nature of the Three of Wands card, there is still an element of great vision.
The Three of Wands reversed can also suggest that you have run into an obstacle in trying to achieve our goals. Take a look around at your circumstances. Be sure you are not trying to make moves that are impractical. Although your ultimate vision is of the utmost importance, it should match your current state and the stones you’ll have to step on before you get to your desired end result.