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23 / 5


The Spirit of Leadership

11th to the 17th of December

21st of July to the 24th of August

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Cinnamon is used for coldness, poor digestion and for raising the general body metabolism.


The King of Wands indicates ‘man’, positivity, energy, activity and creativity. He is a man of vision filled with energy and is happy and willing to share his wisdom with others. The King of Wands enjoys life and expects and wants the same for others.

An alert and capable man, the King of Wands is intelligent and fair-minded and has the ability to see other people’s point of view or perspective. Excellent at giving sound advice, the King of Wands has the ability to resolve disputes amicably. He is a considerate husband and father, is generous to others, and is dependable and affectionate.

The King of Wands depicts a person who is energetic, active and daring. He is competent and trustworthy, and is a valued and skilled worker. In leadership roles, the King of Wands excels.

The King of Wands is related to the Astrological sign of Aries. The cardinal qualities of activities, creativity and dynamism are expressed through the Fire element as a desire for action and adventure.

The symbol of the Lion is emblazoned upon the King of Wands’ throne, suggesting power, strength and leadership.

The Salamander relates to the legends and represents fire.

The King of Wands relates to the number 23 / 5, and this number suggests someone who is deeply attached to his home. He has mediumship and psychic abilities and his energy brings with it a strong sense of adventure. It suggests a person who likes and demands his freedom and allows the same freedom to others.

When the King of Wands appears in a reading, it may be an indication that someone with the relating attributes will have a strong influence in your life. This may be through meeting a fiery, impulsive, enthusiastic person, or it may mean that you yourself will have to develop some of the optimism and exuberance that the King of Wands possesses.

When the King of Wands appears in a spread it tells of someone who is secure within himself and his financial standing. This person may have a tendency to be strong and generous, and can also be quite impulsive at times. His appearance in a tarot spread may be indicating that there is a likelihood of some unexpected financial gain.

The King of Wands asks you to take your time and consider all avenues in regards to an upcoming agreement or contract.

The presence of the King of Wands in a reading indicates that there is a focus on your ambitions.

Appearing in a reading, the King of Wands can suggest that you may have a favourable encounter with an assertive male who will support you during a difficult time. As a result of this encounter, you may benefit financially.

In the context of a reading, the King of Wands tells that although you will gain much from the support of the
King of Wands, it is important to remember one’s own strengths and abilities. This is a time during which you are feeling confident and you should use this confidence to inspire others whose situations are less favourable.

When the King of Wands appears in a spread, it is an indication that you are about to enter a period of self-expansion and growth on many levels.

Career-wise, with the King of Wands appearing in a spread, it indicates that business should be profitable and/or a promotion is on the way. If you are self-employed, expect your business to flourish and prosper in short time.

The King of Wands can indicate that some unexpected finances may be on their way, either via a type of inheritance, money repaid from long ago, or a lucky win.

The King of Wands in a reading also indicates that you need to remember to keep well balanced within yourself.


With Two Other KINGS of Any Suit:
When the King of Wands appears in a spread with another two Kings of any suit, it is an indication that some sort of public recognition, publicity, small promotions, celebration and/or humour is apparent.

With 3 KINGS of Any Suit:
Implies success with a particular business transaction.

A Spread With 4 KINGS:
Complete success with all endeavours is indicated when all four Kings appear in a spread.

With Many Other COURT Cards:
When the King of Wands appears in a reading with many other Court Cards, it indicates that many people are involved in a situation.

With Many WANDS:
A profusion of Wands in a spread will generally indicate a situation involving ‘enterprise’ and ‘distinction’.
When the King of Wands appears in a spread with many Wands, it indicates movement, change and being particularly active at this time.


Unpredictability, bigotry, contradictory behaviour, severity, intolerance, narrow-mindedness,

Reversed, the King of Wands is an intolerable man who can be very narrow-minded and over-critical of others. He is selfish, thoughtless and his loyalty is questionable. The King of Wands truly believes that he always knows what is best for everyone, and can be accused of being patronizing. He appears to be incapable of listening to anyone else’s point of view, and as a result is often accused of being insensitive and unsympathetic.

When the King of Wands appears reversed in a spread, it is an indication that it is not an auspicious time to make demands or to use manipulation to get your own way, as it will be to the detriment of others, and ultimately, yourself.

When the King of Wands appears reversed in a reading it asks you to be wary of characters whose integrity is doubtful, and you should be prepared to remain calm in a possible crisis.

When the King of Wands appears reversed in a spread, it may be an indication of someone who is arrogant, intolerant and strict within his demeanour. It may be warning of a disagreement or dispute. Do not allow someone in a authoritarian role to be aggressive towards you. 

The reversed King of Wands may be implying an awkward business meeting or an uncomfortable social situation. You are advised to retreat from the situation.

The reversed King of Wands asks you to double-check all the facts and ensure they are correct. Go over all plans, ideas and concepts before undertaking anything of importance as you may find that details or facts are incorrect and will need adjusting prior to commencing. Also, carefully check the ‘fine print’.You do not want to be caught out.

A message of the reversed King of Wands is to take extra care of your health at this time, as stress and tension may incur headaches, shoulder and upper back pain.


Joanne Walmsley
Sacred Scribes

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  1. You wrote, under "Placement": "With Two Other KINGS of Any Suit" however, you next mention a spread with 3 then four kings... do you just mean "with One Other King"?! Because you repeated the mistake(?) in the paragraph following as well... Thank you! :( :)

  2. What about when the King of Wands appears repeatedly with 8 of Wands?

    1. Communication and success in bussiness

  3. If a king and queen comes out when the question.. whats in store.. what does that mean when the king and queen both comes out??

    1. Both are passionate for eavh other