The Four of Wands tarot card is a celebration of love, friendship, and family.
Traditionally, this card shows two women dancing with flowers in their hands. In the foreground, four large wands are connected by a flower garland, creating an archway or trellis for their party.
It is an extremely positive card if you are looking to settle down and create a safe haven and happy home for yourself and others.
The Four of Wands is a fantastic card for love and can indicate a wedding or moving in together with your partner. This is also the card for reunions, homecomings, celebrations, and parties with friends.
Things in your life are all starting to come together and you have built a strong foundation. There is the potential for something even better, but for now celebrate all you have.
Occasionally, this card indicates relocation or moving to a new home, or some other life transition.
Keywords for the Four of Wands Tarot Card
- A safe haven and happy home
- Wedding, marriage, community
- Celebration, party, or homecoming
- Relocation or moving
Keywords for the Four of Wands Reversed
- Transitions, change
- Breakdown in communication
- Moving out or leaving home
- A surprise party
Patterns and Correspondences of the Four of Wands Card
- The Wands = rules the personality, ego, and personal power
- Suit of cards = clubs
- Timeline = days to weeks
- Number 4 = practical foundations
- Zodiac sign = Aries
- Element = Fire
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Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings for Love
This is a great card for love! If you are looking for a new relationship, attend any and every social event your friends and family invite you to. Let everyone know you are available and willing to be set-up. Your next partner is likely connected to your existing social circle in some way.
If you are looking to deepen an existing relationship, all signs point toward creating a happy home together. Weddings, marriage, and family are all connected to this card.
If you want to deepen your relationship, start by having conversations focused on long-term goals and plans. You’ll want to know you are on the same page and the same timeline before you invest more effort into this relationship. All signs point toward a fun celebration, so this will likely be a very positive conversation.
Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings for Work
When it comes to your work and career, the Four of Wands is a positive omen. You have been experiencing small victories and building your foundation for success. It looks like something even better is on its way!
Things are starting to come together for you and there is the potential for something even bigger. Celebrate your successes with the people who have helped you and make sure they feel appreciated and recognized.
This card can indicate a life transition or change, so if you are looking to change careers or jobs, it will be a positive move.
Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings for Health
Get in the daily flow of making small, positive changes to your life and celebrate every victory, no matter how small. Keep doing the work to build your health. Every little bit makes a difference and this card says your work is paying off.
When it comes to your health, you can’t make any significant, long-lasting change without involving others. You will need their advice, ideas, and support as you take daily action toward your goals.
If you are feeling unstable in regards to your health, turn to your friends and family. Create a safe haven with the people who love you. Involve your friends and ask them (in very specific ways) to support you. Consider hiring a personal trainer or coach to help you set goals and celebrate your successes.
Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings for Money and Finances
The Four of Wands wants you to celebrate where you are, right now. You don’t need a lot of money to throw a great party! Have a potluck and invite the people who are key to your support network. Tell them your plans and ask for their support. They want to see you succeed, so share your appreciation and enthusiasm with the people who love you most.
Each positive choice you repeatedly make (to make more money, to use a budget, to pay off debt, to spend less than you earn, and to invest wisely) is a brick building the foundation of your financial future.
Celebrate every financial victory, even if it’s something as small as opening a savings account for the first time. Celebrations are best shared and don’t have to be expensive. Get creative with how you reward your good actions. Ask your friends or family if they have ideas for how you can build wealth together.
Four of Wands Tarot Card Meanings for Spiritual Guidance
The Four of Wands is a practical card about the real-world matters of family, friendship, and community.
This may seem at odds with a spiritual message, but searching for your spiritual path is really a search for connection. Don’t discount the lessons your friends and family have to teach you, especially if your faith and spiritual beliefs are different. In fact, it’s the differences that will help you practice putting your spiritual beliefs into action.
It’s easy to be open-minded and nonjudgmental when everyone looks, believes, and acts like you do. But that isn’t what you need.
Put yourself into new environments to expose yourself to fresh ideas, different cultures, and other faiths. When your own beliefs are challenged, you will strengthen your beliefs and practice your values at the same time.
If you have found a spiritual or religious community that feels safe, celebrate! Become an energetic member of your community by welcoming new members, honoring the shared traditions, and participating in the events that make your faith special. Be an active and enthusiastic member of the communities that inspire you.