Five 5 of Wands – five of rods – upright and reversed


Five 5 of Wands – five of rods – upright


5 of wands tarot card meanings upright and reversed

Number 5 is the number of conflict. On the 5 of wands tarot card you see a group of people that are in conflict with each other. This conflict is not to hurt anyone or being mean but more like a competition.

The people can be symbolizing an inner conflict but it can also stand for people you are having an argument with in your life at the moment. The arguments are there to reach a goal together and to get over obstacles.

For feelings the 5 of wands could indicate inner conflict. Also feelings of competing could be the case when the 5 of wands appear in a tarot reading.

  • competition
  • inner conflict
  • practicing something
  • a friendly battle
  • getting over obstacles
  • challenge, difficulty
  • playing a competitive boardgame
  • pillowfight


Five 5 of Wands – five of rods – reversed


Cooperations is needed or there is a lack of cooperation when this card is reversed.

There can be frustrations when the 5 of wands is reversed that can be solved by a good conversation or a compromise.

This card is showing more people involved in the competition. This can symbolize people that are your rivals but can be also frustrations or obstacles. It can be that you have frustrations to get your goal.

In a love relationship it is important to find solutions together rather then wanting to be right when you are having arguments.

  • wanting to be the one who is “right”
  • being counteractive
  • searching for arguments
  • discussion
  • avoiding conflict
  • wait and see what happens
  • don’t let yourself get into it
  • having rivals, obstacles or frustrations


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All Major Arcana Tarot Cards

0 – The Fool 1 – The Magician 2 – The High Priestess 3 – The Empress 4 – The Emperor 5 – The Hierophant 6 – The Lovers 7 – The Chariot 8 – Strength 9 – The Hermit 10 – The Wheel of Fortune 11 – Justice 12 – The Hanged Man 13 – Death 14 – Temperance 15 – The Devil 16 – The Tower 17 – The Star 18 – The Moon 19 – The Sun 20 – Judgment 21 – The World

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Suit of Wands:

Ace of Wands 2 of Wands 3 of Wands  4 of Wands 5 of Wands 6 of Wands  7 of Wands  8 of wands 9 of Wands 10 of Wands Page of Wands Queen of Wands Knight of Wands King of Wands

Suit of Cups:

Ace of Cups 2 of Cups 3 of Cups 4 of Cups 5 of Cups 6 of Cups 7 of Cups 8 of Cups 9 of Cups 10 of Cups Page of Cups Knight of Cups Queen of Cups King of Cups

Suit of Pentacles:

Ace of Pentacles 2 of Pentacles 3 of Pentacles 4 of Pentacles 5 of Pentacles 6 of Pentacles 7 of Pentacles 8 of Pentacles 9 of Pentacles 10 of Pentacles Page of Pentacles Knight of Pentacles Queen of Pentacles King of Pentacles

Suit of Swords:

Ace of Swords 2 of Swords 3 of Swords 4 of Swords 5 of Swords 6 of Swords 7 of Swords 8 of Swords 9 of Swords 10 of Swords Page of Swords Knight of Swords Queen of Swords King of Swords



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