This is the seventh card in the Suit of Wands. The card has an image of a man standing uneasily on top of a hill. The sky is clear. He’s wearing mismatched shoes and a green tunic. He’s armed with a wand in each hand and fighting off six more wands drawing up from below.
The man standing on top of a hill symbolizes the holding of a higher position in society. His mismatched shoes depict his ability to adapt to challenges. The green tunic shows his ambition. The clear sky shows minimal obstacles ahead. The wand he is holding in a defensive position symbolizes taking a stand. His uneasy position symbolizes conflicting decisions on actions or paths to take.
Seven of Wands in the Upright Position
In an upright position, the Seven of Wands represents:
In the upright position, the card portrays the battles you have to fight to retain your status.You have to stand against people who want to take your spot in life in a competitive environment.
In business and career, the Seven of Wands represents fighting to protect your position or success. You have the talent, drive, and ambition to maintain your current career position. You may be asked to do something against your morals and judgment. Stand for what you believe in and defend your reputation as others may try to drag you down. The card also advises you to protect the wealth and financial security you have achieved through wise investments, saving for the future or insuring your assets.
In love and relationship,the seven of wands shows you may experience setbacks as a couple in a relationship. You may try to blame each other. Your setbacks may also be brought about by an attack from external parties. Protect and defend your love life from those who may try to ruin it. If you’re single, the card represents your distrust of the opposite sex. You may also be interested in someone with many suitors. This may mean that you will need to work hard to win their affection.
When the Seven of Wands shows up in the upright position in money and investment reading it shows that you may have to defend your finances. It could mean that you need to make smarter investments or embrace a savings culture. Have financial plans in place to protect your wealth. In heath, the Seven of Wands shows that you may experience diseases in your life. You have to fight to be healthy. It may also indicate that you have to work hard and take up healthy habits if you want to manage your current condition.
Seven of Wands in the Reversed Position
In a reversed position, the seven of wand tarot card represents:
- Giving up
The Seven of Wands reversed signifies instability. You are admitting defeat and can’t protect what you consider precious. It can also suggest you have lost control and moral authority. You are becoming unpopular. The external pressures are dragging you down. You are under constant opposition and fighting a losing battle. You are overwhelmed by challenges and responsibilities.
Seven of Wand Tarot Card in Time Based Position
- Past – In this position, the card shows that you stood your ground in a much-pressured position in the past and this helped you get where you are now.
- Present– The Seven of Wands in the present indicates you need support in defending your ground. There is an upcoming period of conflict.
- Future– Your integrity is likely to be compromised when you see the Seven of Wands in the future position. Others will question your every judgment and you will need to defend yourself endlessly. Prepare yourself for the coming struggles.
Seven of Wands and Other Associations
- Element – Fire
- As a yes or no question – Yes
The Seven of Wands card is a positive card in regards to contests and competitions. It brings you meaningful changes based on your determination in life. It represents strength, defiance, and aggression.