Five of Wands

Five of Wands

Wands: Ideas, Growth, Energy, Ambition, Expansion 


  • Aggressive 
  • Ambition 
  • Competition 
  • Taken By Force 
  • Successful 
  • Strong Team 

An energetic, strong, healthy competition is taking place. These successful team members are well prepared to win the event. They are filled with energy and new ideas. Success and growth seem imminent. It will be a fruitful competition.


  • Loss 
  • Not Strong Enough 
  • Not Prepared Enough 
  • Overtaken By Force 
  • Weak Team 
  • Dejection 

An unprepared team seems less likely to succeed. They are not strong enough for the upcoming event. In practically all competitions there is a loser. It seems as though they will be that loser for this event. Their adversaries will be stronger and better organized. There could be a lawsuit pending, or quarrels with people close to you.

Illustrations from the Rider-Waite Tarot Deck®, known also as the Rider Tarot and the Waite Tarot, reproduced by permission of U.S. Games Systems, Inc. Stamford, CT 06902 USA. Copyright© 1971 by U.S. Games, Inc. Further reproduction prohibited. The Rider-Waite Tarot Deck® is a registered trademark of U.S. Games Inc.