1 ACE OF WANDS I
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An upsurge of creative energy and a great potential for success.
RELATES TO PEOPLE BORN:
22nd to the 27th of March
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Aces are portals between the realms of the Major Arcana and Minor Arcana. They allow powerful, but impersonal forces to come into your life. An Ace is always interpreted as beneficial, positive and life-enhancing.
The Ace of Wands tells of enlightenment and fulfilment. It asks you to open your mind to alternative solutions for old problems or situations may provide you with the new beginnings you desire.
The Ace of Wands is a gift of the love of living and symbolizes ‘the beginning’, fertility, unexpressed creativity and co-operation.
The energy with the Ace of Wands image offers is that of creative, imaginative and inspirational vision. It represents the energy which is needed to spark off ideas for any new venture, whether it be of a business or artistic kind.
The Ace of Wands indicates the feeling of confidence required to start work on a new venture. It suggests an upsurge of ideas and imagination, as well as the drive and energy necessary to undertake such projects. The energy which the Ace of Wands represents is the first essential factor that is required.
The wand sprouts new leaves and these leaves indicate that this is a card connected with new beginnings and life. An Ace can also represent a window of opportunity that is opening. The Ace tells you to pay attention so you don't miss it. Think of an Ace as a seed of possibility that will grow given your attention and care.
When you are working with an Ace, look for the potential in every situation. See how you might take advantage of whatever comes your way because you will have the chance to make real and important changes in your life.
The Ace of Wands is related to the planets Mercury and is influenced by the planet Mars.
In its relation to Aries, The Ace of Wands represents the number 1 – the beginning of everything.
In relation to the number 1, The Ace of Wands is a card of new beginnings all round.
An Ace in a reading shows that its qualities are becoming available to you. If you take advantage of them, you will achieve greater happiness and success. An Ace can indicate a new adventure is beginning.
The Ace of Wands is a very powerful card that signifies the energies of awakening spiritually. You should be conscious of all new opportunities, even from unsuspected sources and you are encouraged to remember to keep an open mind in all situations at this time.
The Ace of Wands is a particularly promising card in a reading if you are intending on starting out on a new business venture or project, as it shows that ability and creativity are there to make it a sure success.
When the Ace of Wands is drawn in a reading it is an indication of new beginnings, as it is a number one card. The focus is on being open to new opportunities to achieve your potential. The Ace of Wands tells you that it is an excellent time to develop a new set of goals and revamp your outlook on life.
The Ace of Wands indicates that a new venture or unexpected opportunity presents itself which may create much clarity and excitement. A new job or career is a distinct possibility.
You are asked to remain alert to positive offers in any form of communication. The Ace of Wands is a message to accept all offered invitations and to look out for a letter, email, or telephone call which heralds wonderful news. Accept any invitations offered, whether social or work related. Remember, opportunity can come form any source.
When the Ace of Wands appears in a spread, it may be indicating that an active and social time is ahead. This may also be pertaining to business circles and contacts.
The Ace of Wands in a reading tells of finding fulfilment in the simple things in life, and finding success in creative endeavours.
The Ace of Wands is sometimes seen as a ‘victory’ and the ‘teacher of wisdom’
Next to The TOWER:
PENTACLES and CUPS on all sides:
The Ace of Wands presented with Pentacles and Cups on all sides, it tells you to be happy and cheerful and to look on the bright side of life. It looks like good news is on the way within the following twelve weeks. Have a positive attitude and outlook, and wonderful events and situations will come your way.
Next to The DEVIL:
The Ace of Wands, when appearing next to The Devil card in a spread, is indicating that an important relationship needs to be analysed and looked into deeply, as resentments and hurt feelings are lurking below the surface and need to be dealt with … Now!
Next to The EMPRESS and/or the 3 of CUPS:
Weakness, decadence, ruin, frustration, apathy, false starts, blind optimism, temporary delays, unfinished enterprises, plans temporarily cancelled.
Appearing reversed in a reading, the Ace of Wands shows that you have a tendency to take things to the extreme. You may cause offence to others by being rude and tactless, the result of which could be disastrous for you.
The Ace of Wands, when it appears in a reading reversed, implies a misdirection of energies and there may be feelings of frustration, apathy and weakness. However, this can be turned around with personal effort, self-discipline and organization.
If things are not going according to plan, The Ace of Wands reversed may be indicating that not enough effort, initiative or will is being excreted. It implies that you are taking too much time, or are taking on too much with insufficient time and/or resources to accomplish everything to which you have committed yourself. Re-assess the situation.
Reversed, the Ace of Wands may be asking you to be considerate of others, and to be more generous in your views and attitude.