8 Of Wands

8 Of Wands

The card has an image of eight sprouting wands moving at high speed in air. The wands are almost landing. We can also see a clear blue sky and a flowing river in the card. The eight number of strands represents success and positive momentum. The wand in the air shows that your attention is currently absorbed in your actions. The flight of wands represents movement, travel, and change. The river depicts fertility or life and flow. The green hill shows opportunities and growth. The clear sky represents missing obstacles. The almost landing wands represent the ending journey. Lack of human or animal images in this card shows lost in the moment. There is also the opposite card i.e. the 8 Of Wands Reversed or Eight Of Wands Reversed which is also explained below for the benefit of our readers.

The Eight of Wands in the Upright Position

In the upright position, the 8 of Wands represents:

  • Progress
  • Hasty action
  • Freedom
  • Great hope

The card represents achieving results and presenting solutions. It indicates that its the right time for you to make positive changes. Your activities will experience rapid progress.

In business and career, the Eight of Wands represents progress and success. You may need to work as a team in your workplace to achieve the desired results. You’ll travel to attend business meetings and conferences that will bring success.  It also indicates that your career will grow quickly. In love and relationship, the 8 of Wands represents traveling in exciting moments of passion and sex for couples. It may signal pregnancy or childbirth in a marriage. You may become obsessed and infatuated quickly with the opposite sex if you are single. It may also show meeting someone exiting while traveling on holiday.

When it comes to money and investments, this card in its upright position is a symbol of movement in terms of money. It means you may be spending and getting lots of money. The card is also a warning that you should not get into risky investments. Do not make hasty decisions when it comes to your money.

In health, the Eight of Wands depicts healing rapidly from disease due to following your doctor’s treatment plan. It shows your soul and wounds healing quickly. It shows achieving quick results from an exercise or diet. The card depicts releasing your stress and finding peace through walking, moving and change of environment.  It may also represent a medical emergency that needs immediate attention.

The 8 of Wands in the Reversed Position

In reverse position, the card represents:

  • Slow progress
  • Misunderstanding
  • Missed opportunities

The Eight of Wands reversed shows slow or lack of momentum in your activities. It may show you are experiencing restrictions, delays, or bad timing. Your plans are not realistic and viable. Things may not work or turn out as you expect. You lack or have negative energy within which will lead to delays.

The Eight of Wands in Time Based Position:

  • Past– This card in this position shows you’re on the right path after taking advantage of opportunities in the past.
  • Present – The Eight of Wands in this position shows that you have no obstacles in your path, and creativity will yield the desired results. Your timing is perfect when it comes to taking up opportunities.
  • Future – The card in this position represents positive outcomes in the future. This will only happen if you focus on achieving your goals.

The Eight of Wands and Other Associations

  • Element – Fire
  • As a yes or no question – Definite yes


In conclusion, the Eight of Wands relates to progress. It is a signal that you may achieve your goals quickly. Natural forces may support the movement towards your destiny. You will go places, and new horizons will open soon. If you wish to know more about this card visit here.

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Eight Of Wands Reversed
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