Eight of Wands Tarot Card Meaning
Meaning - Symbolism & Visual Elements
Eight flying staves, appearing as if they are suspended in the air, represent the Eight of Wands. The wands may appear to be blossoming and traveling at max speed to some. Their destination is in the clear sky background, indicating they will likely not encounter any obstacles in their journey. With its flowing water, it shows a majestic landscape full of life. Additionally, the wands look like they are about to land, indicating that their long journey has ended.
Eight of Wands depicts the end of the difficulties brought about by Seven of Wands. You will be trailblazing in various aspects of your life if you have a strong level of energy. Unexpected but steady positive growth could emerge soon, and you will experience important news. You will also experience important news about your work. If you are waiting for a decision, it may arrive soon. All you have to do is waiting until it comes.
Eight Wands can represent action you need to take. This card indicates that it's time to socialize, be more outgoing, and initiate communication with others. Do not be shy; mingling with others will bring you credit.
An Eight of Wands can indicate good news or useful information. Another person may alert you to an excellent opportunity. Alternatively, you might find that a friend has made arrangements for you to meet on a blind date. Say yes to everything if you want to take your life in a whole new direction.
You may not like the news you have just heard if the Eight of Wands appears as a negative. It can also mean that you will spread gossip you have been told but misunderstood. A misunderstanding may trigger a conflict.
The Eight of Wands can also represent rapid growth when it doesn't symbolize news or messages. Life will take on a new direction and determination when the Eight of Wands appears. Something will finally begin to happen.
Upright Eight of Wands Tarot Card
Your spread will go much more smoothly if the Eight of Wands is involved. In the end, relationships will improve, businesses will take off, and we will be able to celebrate the results. Awakenings of whirlwind romance are predicted by the Eight of Wands.
An aspect of the Eight of Wands that is negative is that it can represent feelings of overwhelming. A lot could happen quickly, leaving little time for reflection. When you are not truly ready for relationships, businesses, or even life-long commitments, you may jump into them. Though initially exciting, the novelty can wear off.
It can also represent feeling too connected in modern times. You are stressed trying to keep up. Take a digital detox if this describes you. Take a walk on the beach without your phone.
Love – Upright Eight of Wands Tarot Card
The Eight of Wands frequently appears in Tarot readings about love. Although the meaning of the Eight of Wand can vary depending on the nature of your question, it is not particularly evil to pull in the context of romance.
When the Eight of Wands appears as a negative in a love reading or in a Tarot spread that doesn't look good, this can signal that the relationship is moving too fast. If you have not yet digested any red flags, you should do so now.
Similarly, if your partner wants to keep in touch with you constantly, and you get the Eight of Wands, this could be a sign that your loved one desires to control.
Career – Upright Eight of Wands Tarot Card
In the eight of wands, rapid movement forward is suggested. You can apply this principle to your career by moving quickly in a literal or figurative sense. Sometimes, this card is a sign that you will be traveling on business. If that is not the case, that is an indication of how you feel about your progress at work in general. Your career might seem to be advancing rapidly. This is a positive feeling for you. You are emerging from your shell and making the impact you desire. Experiencing this advancement is invigorating and exciting. Be confident that you will continue to exceed expectations. When you ask your Tarot cards for advice on how to improve your business, the Eight of Wands tells you to give your company a face. It may seem like a fancy logo and some nice pictures represent your business, but the real person behind it is you.
You are also likely to gain business through social media if the Eight of Wands manifests itself. A card showing the Eight of Wands may even indicate that you will run an online, international business, particularly if an 'overseas trading' card is shown. The Eight of Wands also indicates that you should invest heavily in customer care and customer experience. Making them feel extra special and therefore encouraging them to tell their friends and families will make them feel appreciated. In your career, you will stand out if you invest in customer support. The Eight of Wands appearing as a negative in a business Tarot reading may mean that you jump into things too quickly without first running the numbers. Before embarking on any plans, do your research first.
Health – Upright Eight of Wands Tarot Card
In terms of health, the Eight of Wands doesn't always bring good news, especially in reverse.
Do you feel sick? Have you run out of energy? Do you have depression? The recovery process might be lengthy, regardless of what you're suffering from.
Spirituality – Upright Eight of Wands Tarot Card
In this regard, it's important not to be hasty. Pushing too fast or too hard will only make things more difficult. To improve your overall wellbeing, consider a lifestyle change that also includes spiritual practices. There are several good ways to start: meditation, chakra cleansing, praying, yoga, and gratitude journaling. Set the intention for what you want recovery, excellent health and refuse to give in to thoughts that are not supportive of these objectives.
Reversed Eight of Wands Tarot Card
When you flip the Eight of Wands, consider all you have learned so far. This is called the Reversed Eight of Wands.
A slow pace will prevail, little progress will be made, and plans for important travel will likely need to be canceled. Your plans will probably not work out the way you would hope at this moment. Avoid panicking or losing control if this is the case. A snowball effect will occur in the case of negative experiences. Try to accomplish as much unfinished business as you can each day. You will soon get back to your regular pace after going through a rough time.
It is usually associated with patience, just like the upward Eight of Wands. Something may be frustrating you currently. You may now realize that what you set in motion earlier has led to the obstacles that you are facing now. It is time for you to accept that you cannot change the past. Instead, try to adapt your strategy.
Your team may have an ongoing conflict in the office. You must resolve this quickly so you don't derail any major issues. Relax and take a deep breath. Don't worry, everything will be okay in the end. If the Eight of Wands reverses, it could indicate possible jealousy in love. Jealousy has no basis in reality and only undermines your good relationship with your partner. Focus, cooperation, and determination need to be improved in the area of Health and Spirituality. Losing focus will cause the energy of the card to dissipate.
Love - Reversed Eight of Wands Tarot Card
With the reversed 8 of Wands tarot love meaning, misunderstandings could play a significant role. Whatever your relationship status is, choose your words and actions carefully. Instead of waiting, you may want to consider doing something, anything - rather than doing nothing. It might be better to wait, or at least make plans, rather than trying to force the issue. In this chaotic time, if you're attached, you may lose or confuse your partner's communication due to the hectic pace of life. During this period, be kind to your lover and maintain communication.
Career – Reversed Eight Of Wands Tarot Card
As a career card, the eight of wands have two meanings. Either you have not moved quickly enough in the past or you are moving too quickly now. Think about how you feel. It may be a sign you missed opportunities as a result of not acting quickly enough at work if you feel stagnation in your work. You are not progressing because you let the opportunity pass you by. However, if you recently moved up in your career, you might have moved too quickly. As a result, you might feel overwhelmed by the expectations placed upon you. Consider asking someone how they deal with difficult tasks if your projects seem overwhelming. Time and patience will be needed to cope with your new responsibilities.
Health – Reversed Eight of Wands Tarot Card
The Eight of Wands reversed can represent a slow recovery from injury/illness or sudden decline in health. A newly implemented diet or exercise regime that does not yield results as quickly as you expected can also be attributed to inactivity or excessive activity. A rapidly advancing illness is another possibility.
Spirituality – Reversed Eight of Wands Tarot Card
Reversed Eight of Wands signifies a lack of energy or negative energy when it appears in a spiritual context. Your psychic or healing abilities may not be progressing as quickly as you would like if you have been trying to develop them. Be patient and let them develop at their own pace. Let yourself enjoy the ride; you will make it.