The Suite of Wands is linked to the Element of Fire. A force that can quickly destroy, Fire also maintains and sustains life. It gives illumination, purification and dispels fear. It is a symbol of the superconscious and connection to all life.
The Suite of Wands represents:
In the Suite of Wands we see the life-force, and things for which you feel a passion. It can represent sexuality expressed physically or directed towards other activities.
The spectrum of the Suite shows ideas or activities growing from inspiration to reality/
When Wands cards appear, events are likely to be moving quickly to a conclusion or an outcome. In terms of timing, Wands pip cards work on a spectrum of from now to 10 days time, and the months of Summer.
Health, vitality, optimism and hope are all positive attributes of this Suite.
A force that can quickly destroy, Fire also maintains and sustains life. It gives illumination, purification and dispels fear. It is a symbol of the superconscious and connection to all life.
When reversed or negatively aspected, Wands cards can show blockages, delays and obstacles. The blockages are likely within ourselves; old patterns of thought and behaviour that continue hinder us.
Some cards in this Suite will show energy being harnessed and directed. Others will show power out of control or burnout.
Problems with health and sexuality can also be indicated.
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