With 78 cards in a traditional tarot deck, it can be overwhelming for beginner readers to figure out where to start. Even the most seasoned practitioners look to tarot guides to help them clarify the intricate meanings of each of the cards.
Not only is each tarot card rich in meaning, but their meanings can change depending on the relationship with surrounding cards in a tarot spread. Learn more below about the Page of Wands and how to interpret it in yes/no contexts.
Page of Wands Keywords
Upright: adventure, self-discovery, fresh ideas, optimism, good news, excitement, new ideas, new projects
Reversed: Impatient, lazy, unreliable, restless, distracted, hasty
Page of Wands Description
A well-dressed young man is admiring a stick he’s holding while standing on a barren land. He appears to be inspecting the stick, intrigued by what he is observing. This connotes his curious nature. The salamander pattern on his shirt represents his fiery personality. He appears to be making important discoveries about himself the more he studies the world around him. The arid desert environment in the background, which mirrors the fire element of the suit of wands, implies that he has traversed great distances and his quests have not borne any fruit yet. He is idealistic and easily inspired, he now needs to learn how to act on those inspirations.
Page of Wands: Yes or No?
The Page of Wands is an exciting card to pull because it embodies the energies of adventure, new ideas, new beginnings, and following your inspiration. The optimism of this Page can be read as a definite “yes” to your question and a good sign that big changes are on the horizon.
If you are asking about your career, the Page of Wands can suggest that you should follow your excitement – apply for jobs that you will enjoy doing and take courses to refine your skills. You may even be considering a career change or going back to school to study. This will be a positive path for you. Take up a new hobby or register for that class you have been thinking about for a while.
It’s also likely that you have been passionate about work lately when the Page of Wands is pulled. This may attract the recognition and praise of your superiors and spark a discussion about a raise or job title. Your desire to learn and ambition will lead you to greater success. In a team, you may be supplying a lot of creative ideas which are winning the respect of your colleagues.
In terms of finances, the Page of Wands can signify that you need to take action to improve your financial situation. Travel plans are favored. Think outside the box on ways to make new streams of income that will incorporate your skills.
In a love reading, the Page of Wands suggests that you may be in a period of self-discovery. You may be learning what you want and don’t want in a relationship and refining the qualities of the right partner for you. You might be desiring to be or stay single or to casually date. It is unlikely the querent is looking for a serious relationship when the Page of Wands is involved.
Reversed Page of Wands Meaning
The Page of Wands in reverse can indicate that you are in a bit of a slump. You may not find anything inspiring and have an apathetic attitude to work, your relationships, and your daily routine. If something hasn’t gone right, this may have caused you to become pessimistic about the future.
You may be someone who bounces from one idea to the next without seeing things through. Likely, nothing gets accomplished because you don’t see things through to fruition. You may become easily bored or distracted or if a task is challenging, you may be unwilling to learn new things or accept other peoples’ advice.
In a relationship, the reversed Page of Wands can be an unreliable lover. They may be non-committal or aimlessly jumping from one partner to the next. This person could have a tendency to date people for short periods of time and then discard them when the connection gets too intimate. They are flighty and unsure of what it is they want as they haven’t spent enough time discovering themselves. They may be closed off to love.
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