Established strength, enterprise, beginnings, optimism, luck, effort, trade, commence, discovery, assistance, giving, co-operation, partnership, help.





A stage of initial completion of a creative project, with new ideas forming on the horizon.

3rd to the 8th of April

Saffron is a stimulant, a diaphoretic, a carminative and an emmenagogue.

Saffron is used for all circulatory disorders and promotes pelvic circulation.

Saffron is also used as a flavouring in cooking, but should only be used in minute amounts.

The Three of Wands indicates the ‘seed of life’, results, birth and self-expression.

The Three of Wands marks the first stage of a project successfully reached. However, new possibilities are revealed which had not previously been apparent. The goal that was originally sought has been attained or achieved, and with that comes the awareness of a larger picture. 

The Three of Wands indicates that one has reached what they may have thought to be the end, only to discover that it is just the beginning. The potential now made available for the new adventure has overtaken the satisfaction of the successful achievement of the initial goal. There is another period of excitement, with new forces of energy being generated.

The 3 of Wands is a number 3, which carries the vibration of creativity, curiosity, charisma and community.

The 3 of Wands relates to number 29 /11, which gives one the power to direct people. It its association with the 3 of Wands, this number tells of balance, the mediator and the ‘Spiritual Light Messenger’. It tells of the ‘Spiritual Teacher’ who has the power to show others the correct pathway to follow, and the one who will give aid and support.


The Three of Wands tells of being a good friend and of someone who is willing to give help and assistance. It tells of co-operation which will plant the seed for growth and success.

The Three of Wands appears in a spread it may be indicating that the right partner or teammate will bring about a positive energy which will enhance and bring about success on many levels.

The Three of Wands when appearing, may be indicating that someone of sound knowledge may be available to offer the assistance needed. Keep an open mind and an open ear.

Creative influences are indicated when the Three of Wands appears in a reading, which may be related to a business venture or project, but it may also be relating to a new career, life path or lifestyle.

On a business and/or financial level, the Three of Wands may be a message that seeds sown in the past will prosper and come to positive fruition. It asks that you remain positive and willing to work. The focus is on co-operation and business opportunities.  This indicates a time of activity and moving forward.

The III of Wands implies that progress is very much dependent upon luck, although a positive beginning has been made. There is every reason to be optimistic about the future.

The Three of Wands is a 3, and 3s in a reading suggest that more than one person is involved, and can also suggest that there will be a period of suspended activity before future successes are realized.

The 3 of Wands suggests that the end is in sight and only a little more is left to do. It suggests the tying up of loose ends and of someone who is coming to terms with past thoughts and who purposefully creates positive thoughts.

In a reading, the Three of Wands indicates that you will feel pleased with how things are going, but should remember those who helped to make it possible.

The Three of Wands asks that you remain optimistic, but should concentrate only on aspirations and goals that can be realized in order to avoid disappointments.

The 3 of Wands tells of having more than one outlet for your endeavours and signifies inner-strength and power.

In a reading, the Three of Wands tells of someone knowledgeable that can give you the help you need, so now is the time to ask. Co-operation is the order of the day.

The Three of Wands tell that opportunity comes by setting a new course in life. 


Two 3s appearing in a spread foretells of a small but pleasant surprise.

Three threes in a spread tells of unexpected good luck.

Four 3s in a reading tells of celebrations. It may even be foretelling of the birth of a child.

Next to STRENGTH and/or JUSTICE:
When the Three of Wands appears next to the Strength and/or Justice card, it is a message of encouragement, as eventually you will benefit from all of your past efforts. 

Keep going as you will reap better than expected rewards.

When the Three of Wands appears next to The High Priestess, it is indicating that achieving your spiritual goals, and this will give you a deeper understanding and enlightenment, and will ultimately awaken your intuitive abilities.

Next to The WHEEL of FORTUNE:
The Three of Wands, when appearing next to The Wheel of Fortune in a reading tells you that a positive attitude will bring about positive results.


Disappointments, toil, treachery, delay, indecision, procrastination, frustration, lack of confidence.

The III of Wands tells that no progress is being made and good opportunities which may not present themselves again, or are being missed or ignored.

The reversed 3 of Wands implies that a new direction is needed, as talents, skills and efforts are being wasted. The message is to set new goals. It also implies that it is a good time to lighten your workload by delegation if possible, or re-organize the way you work so you are able to conserve your energy.

Reversed, the 3 of Wands warns that you may find others to be uncooperative and you need to be wary of mixed loyalties.

When the Three of Wands appears reversed in a spread, it may be indicating that your efforts, talents and skills are being wasted on your current life circumstances. Look to new directions for different and more suitable options to enable you to live more authentically.

Reversed, the Three of Wands is telling you that a careless and/or hasty approach can and will ruin your efforts. To act arrogantly, prideful or over-confident at this time could mean a downfall or failure. Take heed of your attitude  -  and change it if need be.

Business-wise, the Three of Wands indicates a disappointment in business ventures. It also tells of overwhelming competition and of false starts.

The Three of Wands reversed is a message to check and re-check all information (particularly the fine print) before proceeding with any new ventures.

Health-wise, the Three of Wands implies that either yourself or someone around you may have some health concerns or issues which may need to be looked into by a medical professional.

Joanne Walmsley

Sacred Scribes

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  1. I just found this site today. Wow someone put alot of work into this. Power to the people who put this together. Thank you. 3/15/12

  2. Hi and thanks for your most positive comment. I am just one person, rather than 'people' though ... but thanks anyway.



  3. This is a wonderful site. I synchronistically found my way here. I am curious as to where you got the 29/11 relationship to the 3 of wands. I am born on 29/11 and have always known that it is a master number. Curious. blessings to you.

    1. 9+2 makes 11. 11 is a very powerful number. You also sent this at 12:12 am. Which is 33, kinda cool I just noticed 1212 when I was reading this page

  4. Brilliant website most comprehensive and meaning full one i have found for the tarot. Thank you.

  5. How come I just found this site today?????? THIS SITE IS AMAZING!! A+++++++

  6. I absolutely love this site!! Thank you Goddess Joanne!

  7. This is a great site and lots of information. Love that you added meanings of cards when they are found together with a major card. Many Blessings to you. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and time.
    JoAnne from Canton OH

  8. My birthdate 10/09/1990=29/11 + today 23/01/2021=11 🌻🧿