Four of Wands

Tarot card - The Four of Wands

The Four of Wands is the fourth card in the suit of Wands. A largely positive card, you should expect good things to happen when you see it, especially when relating to work and career or that project that you’re working on. It’s going to be a time to celebrate achievements, and relax now that the hard work is over.

The Four of Wands in a sentence

The Four of Wands represents completion, harmony and happiness.

The Four of Wands in a time based position

Past – The Four of Wands in the Past position can represent a consistent effort on your part finally paying off. If you keep going as you have kept going, you will master the your chosen area of work or study. It can also represent the recent completion of a major part of your life. maybe you’ve just finished a series of exams, gotten a new job or found a good partner.

Present – The Four of Wands in the present position means that you have to spend some time to know more and more about your chosen subject. if you’re working on something, ask for an outsiders opinion. People without knowledge of the area can give you a no-nonsense suggestion that you might not have considered.

Future – The Four of Wands in the future position can have a few meanings. there might be a bit event coming up that you’re going to be a part of. If you follow the rules, everything will turn out fine, so you should stop worrying.  If you’re at work, you might have done something well enough to warrant a celebration.

The Four of Wands in regards to life issues

Work / Education – The Four of Wands in regards to work or education is a good sign. Your work is being appreciated and you may get put into a higher position in the work hierarchy, if that’s what you’re going for. Keep working how you’re working now and you’ll set an example to others. It might be a good time to lay off the focus for a bit and relax. You can’t have ups without downs. The Four of Wands can also represent the completion of work, or at least the hardest tasks have been achieved. If you’re still working on something, expect it to get easier from here.

Romance – The Four of Wands in romance is a good sign in romance. It may mean that things are going to get a little more serious; meeting the family, or possibly an engagement, if that seems sensible at this time. If you’re looking to meet someone, it’s good to just keep doing what you’re doing now, even if that means doing nothing! There might be some sort of anniversary coming up soon. If there is, then try to go the extra mile this year, the other person involved will really love the extra effort you’ve put in for them.

Friends – The Four of Wands in regards to friendship means if there are problems, you’ll need to think cleverly about why they’re happening. It might be that you’re just not suited. Now, however, is a good time to work with your friends towards a common goal, be it a personal project, a holiday, a new hobby. If there is some sort of party or gathering coming up involving your friends, then watch out, it’s going to be a very memorable one!

Money – The Four of Wands in regards to finances means that you’ve been working hard and the financial reward is coming back to you. Don’t worry about your finances if you’re going into the red, it’s going to be a life lesson for you. You should continue to work hard, as long lasting wealth will only come to you through dedication to a path, and not the result of winning some sort of prize.

Health – The Four of Wands is more of a pat on the back for the good work you’ve put in to maintain your health, either through regular exercise or a diet. If you feel like you’re on the right track, continue. If you don’t put any effort into maintaining your body, you might just be worrying too much. If there really is a big party coming up, don’t feel guilty afterwards if you don’t stick to your plan. The Four of Wands shows you should be happy for where you are and what you have achieved so far.

Spirituality and Mentality – The Four of Wands in spirituality may mean you’ll need to go your own way to find out what you want from this world. Organised religion just isn’t doing it for you. Spend some time thinking about what you care about, and then research who else has the same values. Try to focus your energies at home. Make your favourite rooms a sanctuary, and give yourself some ‘me’ time; relax and think about what truly matters.

The Four of Wands in Reverse

Reversed, the Four of Wands can signal a disruption to your life. You aren’t quite done with the work you need to complete. You could be feeling alone or lonely, and are more focused on this than achieving your goals at the moment. If you thought the worst was over, then expect this to not be the case; it could be that you’re about to face some tough challenges which will test you to your limits. 

Numerology of The Four of Wands

Four represents the structure and foundation. Four, like three, can be very grounded in reality All fours symbolise this. The Four of Wands strongly represents that you are nearing completion that that ‘thing’ you’ve been working on, possibly a work or school project. You’ll see it as a major milestone.  If you have many fours in a reading, it is a strong indication that you’ve planned well and now you’re reaping the rewards.

Keywords for the Four of Wands

Celebration, success, relaxation and respite

Other associations of The Four of Wands

Element: Fire

As a Yes or No question: Yes

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