Nine of Wands
card meanings

A man fought a battle and came out on the other side with everything he needs to survive. In the upright position, this card symbolizes overcoming obstacles and finding a way to find balance in your life. You have been challenged in one way or another and found a way to overcome the obstacles and you learned to continue living with dignity and respect. The message of the Nine of Wands is that you must find a way to stay sane and keep things in perspective. Sometimes, it is best to push forward with what you have rather than give up and fall apart.

Nine of Wands tells you that it’s time to start thinking about the future and your plans. The question you need to ask yourself is ‘What do I want for the future?’ and not what is getting in the way of your path. You need to take the first step to find what you are hoping for and then keep moving forward. You already have plans to reach your goals, you just need to put in the effort and keep going.

Characteristics of Nine of Wands Upright

Upright Keywords Positive: self-defending, persistence, perseverance, success, triumph, survival, self-protection, strong, self-sufficient, independence

Upright Keywords Negative: exhaustion, frustration, lack of energy, fighting last battle, worn out, overwhelmed, apathy, lack of passion

Description and Symbolism of Nine of Wands

In Numerology Nine of Wands card contains number 9, a number of determination, perseverance, courage, and faith. This number indicates that you have what it takes to be your true self and to face the challenges that are coming your way. You have faith in yourself to handle anything. And you also have enough self-doubts and insecurities to deal with whatever life presents to you. Nevertheless, you get yourself up every time when the situation becomes difficult for you. If you face obstacles, you try to work on your plans and think what you were going to do. Your mental strength brings out new ideas even when all seems impossible. Nine of wands card stands for confidence and determination to fight against any obstacles that may come your way. You can face any situation, whatever it is – you have enough confidence to do that. If you want to change something, you will never give up and will do anything to achieve it.

Astrological planet for Nine of Wands is Jupiter, a symbol of expansion, expansion of consciousness, power, and success. Jupiter is a planet of opportunity, especially an opportunity to expand through overseas travel and communication. Jupiter in Pisces indicates that communication in the form of letters, books, emails, or other forms of correspondence will be important. The astrological element for Nine of Wands is Fire and astrological sign for Nine of Wands is Sagittarius, which is the sign of adventurer, gambler, rebel, rebel, free spirit and idealist. Sagittarians are brave, intellectual, and independent. They have a healthy ego and don’t care what other people think. Sagittarians are prone to optimism and idealism – they are excellent diplomats and have a knack for making people love them. Sagittarians are natural leaders and are very creative. Sometimes their bold temper forces them to act before they think – they are courageous, but they hate conflict. Nine of Wands tarot card denotes someone who is always willing to go the extra mile for others. They believe in making things right. They are the kind of people no one can ignore.

The man on Nine of Wands Card is exhausted – he is leaning on his staff, he even has a wound and a bandage on his head, but he is careful and aware of his surroundings and is prepared for the next round. The man is tired, but he is still ready for the next battle, if that is what it takes. This shows that he is ready to fight for the things he believes in. The staff he is leaning on indicates his ability to withstand difficult situations and all attacks and he ready to struggle until the end to protect his territory. There is a strong meaning that Nine of Wands does not represent a weak person but a strong person who won’t give up even after all the failures and disappointments he has faced in his life. You can notice the eight wands on Nine of Wands Card are in the background and are blocking man’s way backward – he can only more forward. Nine of Wands shows that the person has many plans, and those plans are getting him ready to move forward. He is not afraid of any obstacles and they are not going to let them stop him from achieving his goals. The man on the card shows us that despite facing the many difficulties of life and facing the bad times with courage and strength, he is still fighting to accomplish his goal.

On Nine of Wands Card, you can also notice the mountains aren’t high and they are green and fertile, symbolizing opportunities, hope and the promise that come with this card. Nine of wands indicates that you have survived many of the obstacles on your path and nd now, you’re approaching to your destination. The image on the card shows a man with his back facing the mountain, which is a representation of the fact that the man is in a defensive and not in an attack position. This person is not afraid to get down and dirty to work hard to get to a place they have been struggling at for a while. The Nine of Wands is a card of challenges, but they are not impossible to overcome when you have a strong sense of self. This card also shows you have a strong sense of confidence and pride, and you will achieve what you want no matter the situation.

General Meaning of Nine of Wands

Nine of Wands is a card of determination and perseverance, and it shows that you are prepared to do whatever it takes to get back to where you need to be. You have set your boundaries, and you stick to them. The Nine of Wands represents standing up for what you believe in. You are willing to risk it all, knowing that you will win in the end. Nine of Wands tarot card represents a strong, independent and self-reliant person. This is someone with inner confidence, and she is very tough. However, she has a heart of gold – she loves life and wants to see everyone win. In situations, she is confident and courageous, believing life is about standing up for what is right, instead of not putting up a fight.

In a general Tarot reading Nine of Wands card signals a challenge is ahead. The nine wands are held upright and indicate a struggle one must endure and be ready to defend oneself. Nine of Wands is the Minor Arcana tarot card for strength. The seeker needs to be prepared to face challenges head on. Some might even say that the seeker will triumph over them.

Nine of Wands as personality type denotes someone who feels very independent and strong, and who is a realist when it comes to others. When this card shows up in a reading Nine of Wands represents someone who is very resilient. Nine of wands tarot card often shows up during a time when the Seeker is making important decisions in their lives. These decisions will lead them down a path that will be very rewarding.

Are you ready to take on the world? Life is going to be challenging, but you are prepared for this challenge.

Success does not come without a struggle. The Nine of Wands is a card of perseverance. You’ve gone this far, and you cannot afford to give up now. It may seem that the path to success has been difficult, but as you continue along, you will realize how much fun this journey is. The only way to success is through tenacity. The Nine of Wands may simply mean that you are being challenged to endure problems and face opposition. The Nine of Wands shows the difficulty of the situation and you need to take action at this time.

When pulled in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position, Nine of Wands card calls you to fight for what is yours. The Nine of Wands symbolizes the courage and tenacity to overcome challenges and stand up to the opposition. The Upright Position asks you to stay the course, even when there is a battle. What is most important to you? Your happiness and well-being are at stake. No one else’s feelings or opinions should matter. You must take on the responsibilities of your own and resist the urge to rely on others for help.

Nine of Wands in the Context of Love and Relationships

If you are in a partnership, your partnership is likely to be going through a time of conflict and trials, which you may be struggling to overcome. With Nine of Wands, you will need to put in a massive effort to remain together if this doesn’t seem to be getting you the results that you desire. You or your partner can be putting in a lot of effort to remain in your relationship in hopes of bringing about the romantic connection or connection that you want, but it may only be causing more and more strain on your relationship. You and your spouse may also want to consider the possibility of moving forward with your relationship and finding a new love even if you are fighting.

If you are single, this card signals you have developed many safeguards and precautions in your love life. You have figured out how to protect yourself in a way that makes you feel safe and keeps you out of harm. The Nine of Wands upright is usually a good indication of a successful love endeavour and usually illustrates the need to have hope in the face of obstacles.

Nine of Wands through feelings in a love Tarot reading symbolizes love that is strong and courageous. The couple is both confident and ready to fight for what they want. This can mean the couple is stronger together and doesn’t need others to validate themselves. In relationships where one partner is taking on more of the caretaker role, there is an understanding between the partners that the other one will support them.

It is in human nature to want to push forward at any cost and chase our dreams, but the Nine of Wands can be a warning sign to know when to put up the white flag and admit that there is no way to avoid your obstacles. If you want your feelings to be reciprocated, you must show your partner that you are willing and able to fight for something bigger than yourself. This can be done by fighting for what you believe in and never back down from a challenge. This tarot card love interpretation is definitely encouraging.

Nine of Wands in the Context of Career

In a Tarot career reading, Nine of Wands can predict a lack of progression and a general feeling of staleness at work. This card may also represent working long hours or working too many hours. You are likely to feel burnt out and overworked. If you wish to continue at this position, it is imperative that you take a step back for a bit. You’re doing a great job, but you need to give yourself a breather. Avert burnout by taking some time to unwind and destress.

In a career and business reading Nine of Wands card reveals that the Seeker feels the pressure of holding up all the weight of the world on their shoulders. The stress is building and the Seeker feels like they would fall apart if one more thing went wrong. This card shows up when the Seeker is under a lot of stress and pressure at work. They might have been trying to hold things together for a long time and are now ready to retire and take a break.

When Nine of Wands tarot card shows up in a career question session it is often a metaphor for the Seeker feeling the pressure of too many tasks piling up on them. The Seeker might be the owner of a business that they only started recently. They are struggling to juggle all of their work responsibilities while also having to face the stress of working for themselves. They are struggling to find a way to free up some time and breathe. The only way that they can release their stress is to start delegating the tasks that are weighing them down.

Nine of Wands in the Context of Finances

With Nine of Wands Tarot card you may be struggling financially. While you shouldn’t get on any debt, there is something that just feels wrong about your current situation. You may think you have enough money to cover your expenses, but you are wrong. The Nine of Wands reminds you that the money cannot make you happy. This is a lesson that may take some time before you learn. It is one of those lessons where you realize your materialistic desires were just pipe dreams. Money and status are just symbols – it’s the experience that makes you happy.

In a finance reading Nine of Wands is a card of financial stability. When it comes to money this card indicates that you should not allow your finances to be your number one concern. This card indicates that you have a strong financial foundation and have learned some important lessons in life, like how you handle money. You have become wiser and better at managing your finances. Take your time and study about your finances before making any big moves.

Nine of Wands in the Context of Health

Nine of Wands card in a health reading describes a variety of physical issues including wounds, bone health, and hormonal problems. The Nine of Wands advises you to be careful not to take on too much. You only have so much energy and concentration. Your health will suffer significantly if you push yourself too far. Be realistic about how much work you can do; otherwise, the pressure may lead to a breakdown. It is difficult to keep moving if you are no longer able to do so.

If you have been neglecting your health, it is time to put things on a more even keel and start to get up and out more. The Nine of Wands in a health reading is a good sign because it describes overcoming adversity and finding renewed strength. There are ways to protect yourself from future health issues. Now is a great time to get a checkup and to start on a healthy eating plan or other exercises you have been meaning to start.

If your question is about what should be your focus when overcoming an illness, Nine of Wands card in a reading exposes that you should choose spiritual things. Although material things are necessary for living, spirituality and faith will be an everlasting support for you. Don’t get distracted to the point where you miss the positive things in your life.

Nine of Wands Card Through Spirituality and Self-Development

If you have questions about spirituality and self-development, Nine of Wands signifies that you are in a period of intense personal growth, and it suggests that you’ll need to dig deep within to see what you can accomplish. You’re entering this period with your head held high. It is a symbol of confidence and strength in the face of adversity. You have come out on top after a tough struggle, and you can truly say that you were not defeated by anything. Nine of wands tarot card indicates that you are self-assured and you know who you are and where you are in life. This is a very positive sign that you have completed several difficult tasks and have moved on to the next phase of your spiritual and personal journey. If you are still stuck somewhere, this card will allow you to see the path before you. When this card comes up, it shows that you are approaching the end of a significant part of your life. This means that you have faced all your obstacles and that you have learned a lot from the lessons that you have gone through.

When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Nine of Wands, it may indicate that you are beginning to focus your attention on what you want to achieve. You are aware that you will need to take action to reach your final aim. You are developing a solid plan to begin and complete your journey. The Nine of Wands suggests that you are making steady progress in putting your goals and long-term vision into action.

Is Nine of Wands Yes or No Card?

In a yes or no reading, Tarot reading Nine of Wands card signals a clear ‘yes.’ The Nine of Wands is a positive card that illustrates that even though challenges will come at you like a bull in a china shop, you are fully capable of handling the situation. Don’t hold back. Go for it.

Nine of Wands as a Person

When you draw Nine of Wands as a person, a card describes a person who is well-prepared for life challenges. Nine of wands tarot card speaks of self-reliance and taking responsibility for one’s life. It denotes a strong sense of who you are as a person. You are someone who feels strong and confident in all areas of life. No matter what comes your way, you are capable of overcoming it and living your life in a way you define as successful. You know who you are and what you believe in. When you meet someone new, you have a very clear vision of who you are compatible with.

Nine of wands tarot card denotes an activist. You love to be a part of groups and movements that will cause change and make a difference. You are in it to win it and you are willing to do the hard work to bring your vision to life. You are prepared to be an open and vocal critic of injustice or ineffectiveness. You are prepared to take on the system if your beliefs and opinions are not treated with respect.

When reading physical description of a person Nine of Wands card indicates that the person is very passionate about something. They face the pressure of an overloaded timetable, they often feel short of time and under constant stress. This card shows that they need to rest and take care of themselves. They must have time for self-care because after facing a lot of challenges, they need to recharge their batteries and come back with renewed energy. If this card shows up in your tarot reading it shows that you are facing many challenges in your life and you should not ignore them, but look at the positive side of it. You are already facing too many responsibilities and are unable to give time to yourself. This card indicates that you must relax and rejuvenate yourself. You must not be hard on yourself because self-criticism is the most destructive thing to the human mind. Nine of wands suggests you ask yourself these questions to evaluate your life: Is this the best thing for my career or for me? Are there any shortcuts to achieve my goals?

When reading emotional characteristics of a person Nine of Wands card indicates a person who are courageous and independent. Even if it causes them mental or physical pain for a long time, they prefer to fight their way out of the problem and get themselves back on their feet. This is someone who would rather suffer than ask for help from someone else, even if they are willing to give others a helping hand. These people always keep on fighting the same battle, to prove their worth to make things work in their favor. Nine of wands tarot card denotes that the Seeker is going to suffer a battle similar to the one pictured in the Nine of Wands card. The only difference is that this battle will not end and they will have to fight for a very long time in order to get themselves back on their feet. This is someone who needs a lot of patience and trust in their skills and abilities to get themselves through this battle in one piece.

Nine of Wands as a Feeling

If you have been struggling with feeling down or anxious, try to focus on the positive. Ask yourself how you are feeling could be improved or made better. These are the seeds of your future. Look at what can be done to advance your situation and your life. What could you do differently? Are you pushing too hard or not hard enough? What are you focusing on? Now is a good time to take a long look at your situation and your emotions, and decide what you will make changes based on this analysis.

In a reading, Nine of wands tarot card indicates you are being tested. The Nine of wands is the card of struggle, trial, suffering and sacrifice. It is about coming to the end of a hard struggle or life-threatening situation, which is now behind you and is giving way to a new phase. You need to learn from your mistakes, and the scars from where you suffered from in the past can help you grow stronger in the present.

Those who have questions about card as a feeling, Nine of Wands Tarot card indicates feeling uneasy and fearful about change and how you might have to face challenges in the future. Nine of wands usually shows up when you are feeling anxious about the future, and it could be your fear talking. You might not be ready for the future that lies ahead and don’t see the opportunities that are being presented to you. Nine of wands can also mean you are waiting for too much support and help from others. Now is your time to take a lead. Are you ready to learn? Are you confident enough in your abilities to start creating a new life for yourself? Are you ready to try something new? If so, then do it, and don’t look back. It is impossible to change your circumstance once you have started down the path. Have faith that all will work out for a reason. You have the tools you need to succeed. What is the action you can take right now?

What Is Nine of Wands Card as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?

Nine of Wands can also appear as a positive Tarot card and advantage card in a reading. Like all advantages, this card suggests that you can get the result you seek if you are willing to put in the effort. There is probably some lingering doubt about your ability. You must remember that nobody is born with all the abilities they need to succeed. If you are in a situation in which you feel as though you lack some essential skills or do not have the resources you need to succeed, the nine of wands provides a warning. It is telling you that you need to reevaluate your path. Make sure you focus on your strengths as well as your weaknesses, and you will be in a great place to take your life in whatever direction it takes to be successful. Ask yourself these questions: What am I good at? What am I not so good at? What do I have a passion for?

This card also advises you to think critically about your circumstances. How can you better yourself?

Nine of Wands card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position tells you that you are about to conquer a critical obstacle or challenge in your path and are ready to see it through to the finish. Although you are tired, overwhelmed, and exhausted (and you have every right to be) you will succeed. You have been holding out as long as you could, but now you are prepared to push on one more time. Remember that you can handle this!

Like the image on the Nine of Wands, you are now facing some difficulty, but you feel the weight of the Universe on your back. What’s more, you worry that you might fail. But you don’t need to let that worry you. With this card in your Tarot spread, you are being encouraged to keep pushing forward. You have gone a long way, and you have come so far already. So keep your eyes on the prize and don’t allow yourself to question whether or not you can conquer this. You truly can!

Nine of Wands as an Obstacle

When you’ve pulled Nine of Wands card in a negative position that describes weakness or obstacle in a Tarot reading, it indicate you are facing obstacles or issues that are stopping you from pursuing your goals. You are working hard to achieve your goals, but some external forces are pushing you back from completing your project. This card illustrates your desire to overcome these issues and face your enemy. But if you try everything to overcome your obstacles, you may be overusing yourself. Take rest and think about ways that you can overcome the issues. You should also make your plans for the future with a positive perspective.

When it comes to challenges, Nine of Wands can represent struggles with faith, struggles to avoid failure, and conflicts with authority. The seeker could be experiencing challenges that arise from a need for self-confidence. Are you being pressured to conform? Are you being called to take a stand for what you believe in? Or are you unsure if you can succeed? Nine of wands tarot card reminds us that no one in life is immune from struggles and it is our choice how we react to these troubles.

Nine of wands as a person indicates someone very self-sufficient and self-confident. They love to take responsibility. This is the card for someone who often faces battles on their own. Sometimes they get into their own way of doing things, and no one is there to pull them out. They don’t ask for help nor do they accept it when others are there to help them.

When Nine of Wands card appears in a negative position that is about weakness, or obstacle in a Tarot reading, the message the card sends out is that you have not yet completed one of the battles you have fought so far. The nine of wands is the card from the Minor Arcana deck that is often used for self-defense. If this card showed up in your reading, it is telling you that you are still a ways away from overcoming the situation you are dealing with, and you are still learning lessons. It also signifies that you are still healing from previous battles. You may feel exhausted and drained, and it may feel like you are fighting a never-ending battle. You may experience physical problems such as backache or injury. This card can also appear when someone is complaining about having issues. This Minor Arcana card advises you to have patience as things will get better once you have learnt the lessons the current situation is trying to teach you.

Nine of Wands Card as a Future Outcome

If your question is about your general future and challenges ahead, Nine of Wands card in a reading signals that you are in a time of great struggle and that you need to be strong to win the battle. And when you are feeling low, this card suggests that you just have to work really hard and overcome all the struggles to get success. Nine of Wands signifies that you need to be courageous and brave to achieve what you want to achieve. But this card also tells you that you can achieve because you have the inner strength to do so.

When Nine of Wands appear in a future outcome position this can denote a very challenging period of time. This does not necessarily mean that you will be faced with insurmountable hurdles. Much is left to be revealed as the meaning of Nine of Wands is linked to a situation’s material circumstances. Look at the other cards associated with this card in order to uncover where you stand. Nine of Wands in a person indicates someone who is very courageous and strong willed. This person will fight through the hard times to get to where they want to be. They are very ambitious and do not stop until they achieve their goal. The Nine of Wands tarot card denotes someone with natural leadership qualities. There is a chance that Nine of Wands people will seek you out for advice in the near future. If you’re being asked to help, this is an encouragement to lean on those who have walked in your shoes and can help you achieve all you seek. Have faith that you already possess the right ingredients to make the best of it. You just need to allow the Universe to manifest those ingredients.

Nine of Wands card in a future outcome Tarot spread position signals strength and perseverance. The seeker knows how to take care of themselves and have a strong foundation to build upon. This card indicates that you have the discipline to take up new challenges and make big changes. You are willing to fight for what you want, because you know it will benefit you in the long run.

Nine of Wands as personality types signify someone who is sure of themselves and confident. They make big plans for themselves and go after their goals, leaving no stone unturned. They are very protective of their beliefs and they are willing to defend them. This is someone who is highly ambitious and has high standards. They have an iron will and they don’t get easily defeated. They love a challenge and are always prepared to fight for what they believe in.

The Nine of Wands indicates someone with a high sense of self-worth. They are very strong-minded and know who they are and what they stand for. They know what they want and how to get it.

Nine of Wands Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur

If your question is when will something happen, Nine of Wands card in the reading signals that whatever you wish for will soon be yours. You have been working very hard for your goals, and they are right around the corner, so start celebrating. In terms of work, the Nine of Wands is mainly about perseverance. You will have to face some difficulties along your path, but if you don’t give up, nothing is impossible. You will have to face them head-on and overcome them single-handed.

Drawing Nine of Wands when asking Tarot when will a certain event take place, reveals the time is now. The Nine of Wands is full of energy and life, which means anything you want or hope for will soon become reality. If you have been wanting to move to the city, go on a trip, and start a new business, it is time to go for it. Now is a time to do ‘what it takes’ and not look back. Once you have achieved all you set out to do, you will have a lot to celebrate.

Characteristics of Nine of Wands Reversed

Reversed keywords positive: Strength, perseverance, obstacles defeated, surviving, fighting back, persevering, overcoming obstacles, giving up on hopeless, getting defensive, defending territory, not giving up on love.

Reversed keywords positive: refusing help, perseverance, survival instinct, exhaustion, loss of hope, burn-out.

General Meaning of Nine of Wands Reversed

Nine of Wands reversed card you find it hard to cope with pressure and are likely to crumble under the slightest adversity. You are not afraid of hard work, but you are easily frustrated by the many obstacles that stand in your way. You find yourself doubting your own value and abilities and questioning whether you are the person you are meant to be. You are not the warrior you once were, and instead of standing firm, you are ready to give up. You are finding it hard to protect yourself, which may lead to a loss of confidence. You may even question whether you have the ability to fight those that are trying to harm you. It seems as if all you can do is retreat.

Sometimes, Nine of wands reversed suggests that you are overextending yourself and overextending those around you. Although you are very hard-working, you can only take so much of your own strength and your own energy before you require rest and rejuvenation. You need to take care of yourself, otherwise you risk burning out before you are ready to.

In a general Tarot reading Nine of Wands reversed card signals a battle-worn, battle-hardened self. Sometimes Nine of wands reversed can appear when someone is dealing with a lot of criticism and negativity and they are taking it to heart, often making a physical change to their body as a result. They are withdrawing themselves and becoming reclusive. They are not getting the support that they need, and they may be exhausted and depleted. Others may be bringing the negativity and criticism on without recognizing the damage they are doing. Nine of wands reversed indicates someone who is unable to face challenges and battle head on. There is a loss of confidence resulting in a general feeling of defeat and hopelessness. Nine of wands reversed indicates someone who feels abandoned and unsupported. This is someone who thinks that the only solution is to run away from a problem. And they often do, ending up either isolated from society, or in worse cases, suicidal. Nine of wands reversed often shows up when someone is withdrawing from others and from life.

Nine of Wands reversed card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position signals the end of a battle. It means that you have gained the strength you needed to overcome a specific predicament you were facing. Now that the battle has ended, it means that you are prepared to start a new phase in your life. It is a sign of triumph and that you are prepared to move past the obstacles in your path, even if that path is full of challenges and danger. You are prepared to walk on the path alone and conquer all of your goals.

In a reversed Nine of Wands, it may also denote losing the battle or failing the test, becoming overwhelmed, allowing others to defeat you, or giving up on the situation. As a result, the battle continues. In another interpretation, this card can indicate that your self-protectiveness is pushing you to be a martyr in the belief that this will make a difference. You are clinging to the idea that others will find value in you staying in the fight when in reality, it is not something that is helpful or helpful to you or anyone else.

When you’ve pulled Nine of Wands reversed card in a negative position that describes weakness or obstacle in a general Tarot reading, you are feeling drained and ready to call it quits, or you lack the right resources to be successful. The minor setback that you are facing is turning into a catastrophe, and your chances of failing are greater than you originally thought. This card indicates that you need to think about ways to improve your current situation and overcome your obstacles.

The Nine of Wands reversed meaning is that you are too busy dealing with difficulties in your life and have forgotten to manage and complete your duty and responsibilities. The reversed nine of wands also show you that you lack the willpower to handle things in your life. You must admit that the burden is getting heavier on you with each step you take. You need to realize that your energy is getting depleted every time you face a new challenge. You might have lost hope in yourself and your capability to succeed, and as a result, you feel deflated and tired. You are also aware of the fact that your life responsibilities are getting too much for you.

Nine of Wands Reversed in the Context of Love and Relationships

If you’ve pulled Nine of Wands reversed after asking your deck about love and feelings, it may not be a good sign. Because you may feel as if you are being taken advantage of, you may not want to go into a relationship with low confidence. It’s important to remember that not every romantic proposal is a bad one. Look closely at the person that is bringing a proposal and consider what type of future this person has together. This should give you some much-needed faith. If you’re single, this card doesn’t portend a good time if you are ready to mingle. It may also mean that you need to do some self-care if you are in a relationship.

There may be stress, anxiety, and tension in your relationship because of something that you are responsible for. You could be overcompensating for your partner’s needs, or you may be struggling to balance your work, family, and life goals with theirs. It is important for both partners to understand that none of these problems are your partner’s fault, or that there is anything inherently wrong about having a busy life.

Nine of Wands reversed through feelings in a love Tarot reading indicates that you are holding on to conflict-ridden relationships in your life. You could see the other person holding on to their past transgressions, either real or imagined, and not letting go. It’s vital for you to realize this right now since these issues are keeping your partnership from progressing toward a more peaceful and friendly future. You can avoid a breakdown if you learn to forgive and forget. If you’re single, Nine of wands reversed indicates that you could feel defensive and unsure about starting a relationship and believe that the other person’s romantic behavior or actions are based on the past.

You must allow yourself to trust the other person instead of focusing so much on their past mistakes. If you’re still holding grudges, you’ll first need to address those issues before attempting to find a mate. With the reversed nine of wands, it is not a good sign if you are in a relationship since it can imply that you feel burdened or overburdened by your partner. You’re feeling overworked and undernourished in your relationship.

Those who have love questions in a love reading Nine of Wands reversed Tarot card indicates dating someone who is going through a rough patch in their lives. This person can be someone who is currently undergoing treatment for a serious illness. There might be some dishonesty when it comes to money and material things. The truth might come out and those who were deceived might gain the experience they needed to get back as a strong, whole person.

Nine of Wands Reversed in the Context of Career

If you’ve pulled Nine of Wands reversed after asking your deck about career and work questions, you may be feeling that you are being stretched beyond your breaking point. The pressure you have been feeling may be affecting your mental and physical health. You may feel like you are running out of options, but there is always a way to push past these obstacles. There is no need to give up; you can survive if you push yourself a little harder. Try to remain optimistic and focus on finding solutions to the problems that are blocking you. The Nine of Wands reversed is also a warning to avoid being too pessimistic when it comes to your work. Sometimes, you will need to face unpleasant situations and take action. These situations may feel overwhelming at first, but you must never give up.

In a career and business reading Nine of Wands reversed is a card of defeat. The Seeker feels unprepared to compete with others. This could mean that either they did everything they could, but it did not work, or they are just simply tired of fighting the same fights week in, week out. If you’re wanting to start a business, this card often shows up reversed when the plan the Seeker has for their business does not seem to be working. The Seeker might have set up a business plan, but have not stuck to it. They also might feel as though they are ready to quit, and instead of fighting the battle, they have given up. It is time for the Seeker to realize they are always ready to fight if it is something they are truly passionate about.

Nine of Wands Reversed in the Context of Finances

In a Tarot finance reading, Nine of Wands reversed can predict that you will need to make some important choices related to your money. This card may also indicate that you are making unwise financial choices or are overspending. It’s possible that you don’t have enough money now. Whatever the situation, you shouldn’t wait to try to fix things or make changes, particularly if your financial situation seriously affects you or someone else. Instead, seek professional help. If you’ve been experiencing financial problems or are thinking about getting a loan, try to fix things yourself first, but don’t wait.

The Nine of Wands reversed in a financial tarot reading denotes that you have been putting a lot of effort into seeking work that will help you with your financial situation and will make you feel safe. However, it is still not paying off. You will need to think of a few alternatives because, as you already know, the current situation won’t last forever. You have to be flexible.

In a finance reading Nine of Wands reversed card is all about survival. It denotes that you have been putting up a brave front for a while and now you are exhausted. It also means that you are facing financial stress and your financial life has become more stressful than before. You have invested all your funds in a certain course or project, and on the other hand, you have not made any progress with it.

Also, the Nine of Wands reversed suggests that you are facing more troubles due to money-related issues. You might have to adjust your lifestyle to fit your budget. You have been holding out for a while, but now you are completely worn out and your stamina is running low. This Minor Arcana card asks you to take a little break and relax because you’re about to collapse if you keep this up. Also, this card reversed also advises you to be careful with your financial decisions and stay away from people who have financial interests as they might take advantage of you.

Nine of Wands Reversed in the Context of Health

If your question is about what should you focus on regarding health, Nine of Wands reversed card in a reading exposes not to rely on any particular treatment, regimen, or program. You need to focus on the root cause of your illness. Don’t spend too much energy on yourself and focus on the right treatment for your illness. Trust yourself and use your own energy for treating yourself.

If you have questions about health, Nine of Wands reversed Tarot card shows up as a sign that you should take better care of yourself. You should be more attentive to your nutrition and well-being in order to help you improve your overall health. As the saying goes, “you are what you eat” and this concept should be extended to the mind as well. Mental health is strongly linked to physical well-being. If you think things are tough at the moment, you should consider seeking counselling or support from a buddy.

Reversed Nine of Wands suggest that you should keep your promises to yourself and not let yourself get overwhelmed by others. Even if you are being advised to go to the hospital and your doctors are telling you to make some changes at home, but you are finding it too hectic. You need to take time off to make yourself feel at ease. To keep up this self-care practice, start by taking small and manageable steps, like meditating or volunteering.

If your question is about what should be your focus when overcoming an illness, Nine of Wands card reversed in a reading exposes that your inner strength and confidence will help you achieve the best. Keep fighting and you will overcome all the issues you have been facing. Take your time to address them and take care of yourself, but you will be successful. You will definitely feel a deep sense of fulfillment.

Nine of Wands Card Reversed Through Spirituality and Self-Development

If you’ve pulled Nine of Wands reversed in a reading about your spirituality and self-development, it means that you are being called to your full potential. It might feel like you have been fighting for so long, or have been holding yourself back, and now it is time to release everything and start focusing on your dreams. You may have fought your way to the top, but now you are running out of energy and have lost a large amount of stamina and courage. You are being called to go further, even in spite of knowing that it will be more challenging. You may feel afraid of failing, but you must realize that it is better to fail now, than to fail in the future.

In a spirituality and self-development Tarot reading Nine of Wands reversed card signals the possibility for fear to block the path to greater self-understanding. Have you avoided facing a limiting belief you have been holding onto? This card can denote inner child issues, a feeling of helplessness, a lack of faith and spirituality. There is no shame in asking for help! Instead of isolating, consider reaching out for support from people you trust. This card can also be a sign that you might be overly defensive about a new situation you cannot control. You need to let go and trust that everything will work out in your highest and best interests.

The Nine of Wands reversed card in the spiritual realm can be a sign that your self-assertiveness is causing you to feel as if you are putting yourself in significant danger. You might be so concerned about what other people think that you do not allow yourself to be vulnerable and express your real feelings. Be gentle with your inner child and yourself. This can include letting go of perfectionism or the need to be in control of every situation.

When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Nine of Wands reversed, it is a sign that there may be a battle between the part of you that wants to be of service to others, versus the part of you that wants to protect yourself at all costs. It is a sign that you will need to find a middle ground. There might be a time when you need to draw upon strength and courage for yourself. You are called to serve others in your own way, but are now feeling overwhelmed by your own fear.

Now is the time to ask for assistance, perhaps from a mentor, a friend, or a counselor. Nine of wands reversed is also a call to self-care, so spend some quality time on yourself, even if it’s just for five minutes each morning and night. The more energy you put into yourself, the more energy you will have to give others.

Similarly, Nine of Wands reversed can show that you are so busy protecting your own position that you are neglecting the job at hand.

Is Nine of Wands Reversed Yes or No Card?

When you’re asking Tarot yes or no question, and you’ve pulled Nine of Wands reversed, the answer is no. This Minor Arcana tarot card is indicative of hesitation or a lack of trust. In order to move forward, you’ll need to make some adjustments. Although your confidence is high, be careful not to push it too far. When life knocks you down, you should get back up and move on, even if you don’t want to. Sometimes, this requires you to take some time off.

Nine of Wands Reversed as a Person

If your question is about Nine of Wands reversed card as a person, a reading exposes that you might be feeling like a martyr. This card suggests you have been working hard and are working yourself to the brink of exhaustion. But a reversed card Nine of Wands shows that if you are not putting in enough effort and are being too self-conscious, then you might feel like you are a failure and that you have no chances of succeeding. So be wise and relax a little.

For those who have questions about a emotional characteristics of a person, Nine of Wands reversed Tarot card reveals that the person has started to avoid or hide themselves in public. It seems like you have lost your confidence and belief in yourself, and in the process you have lost your courage. You have lost all hope of surviving. You have started to doubt yourself too far, and everyone is doubting you. This is the reason that you can’t move forward. This is also a sign for you to realize that you are not alone in this world and you don’t need to hide yourself. Live in the world without fear and live your life with enthusiasm. You were trying too hard to prove yourself to everyone, but now the time has come for you to live your life without any judgment.

Nine of Wands Reversed as a Feeling

In a Tarot Reading Nine of Wands reversed as feelings can represent feeling overwhelmed and ready to give up, tired, defeated and unable to move on from the last battle. At times this card can also mean the Seeker is relying on others to get them through to take the next step, often without really wanting to do so. Nine of wands reversed can indicate that the Seeker needs to find a way to be more independent.

Nine of wands reversed as a person indicates someone who needs to get their hands dirty and be proactive. Their ideas often seem too good to be true, and they often change their mind very quickly. This is someone who is always on the run and never seems to be still. Nine of wands reversed indicates someone who is very impulsive and tends to be very dramatic in their life. When this card shows up reversed the person might find it very difficult to accept the truth about themselves and as a result are unable to see their own worth. They will often blame everyone but themselves for their lack of fulfilment and are unable to accept their own responsibility for their actions.

In card as a feeling reading Nine of Wands reversed card indicates that the native is feeling frustrated and drained. The feelings of frustration indicate that the native feels like he is not doing enough while trying to keep up with the demands on him – he might be thinking that there are more than enough things to do, but as per his nature, he is a self-taught person, and he cannot rely too much on anyone to do his work for him. This card in reversed position also represents a lack of stamina. Your self-esteem is getting hit hard which is making you feel as if you are always failing. You are trying your best to be successful and accomplish your goals, but a feeling of failure is blocking your way forward. There are also times when this card shows up reversed that you are being too hard on yourself for something that requires minimal effort to achieve the desired result that you have set for yourself.

What Is Nine of Wands Card Reversed as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?

When pulled in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position, Nine of Wands reversed card calls you to be aware of what you have already achieved. You are so close to victory, but you are allowing self-doubt to block your way. Give yourself a pat on the back and reflect on what you already possess. What will you do to ensure success next time? When reversed, the Nine of Wands also stands for being overworked, overcommitted, and pushing yourself to your limits. It’s time to take a break and recharge.

Nine of Wands reversal indicates that you are feeling overwhelmed and overworked. You have struggled to keep your head above the water and are exhausted as a result. The trouble is, you may not be aware that you need to take some time to rest and re-energize. It may be difficult to put a break in, but knowing you are not alone will help you feel less isolated.

The Nine of Wands reversed card may represent an important task that looks too big and overwhelming for you to tackle alone.

When Nine of Wands reversed card appears in a positive position that is about advantages or strength in a Tarot reading, the message the card sends is that you are about to experience a surge of energy and inspiration. You have been tired but have recently found ways to recharge and rejuvenate yourself, and you are about to reap the benefits. Do not lose hope and keep up the good work.

When reversed, Nine of Wands means you are having trouble overcoming opposition and sticking up through the hard times. The battles you are having can be so mentally taxing that you believe you are losing your will to fight and you wish to stop the struggle at any cost. You may feel you have reached your all-time limit and you should give up. This card reversed is a warning to be careful as you could face a setback or even getting injured because of your lack of caution. If you keep up with the same energy and strength, you will overcome your obstacles.

If you have been under a lot of criticism, you may be finding the public’s reaction to you quite intolerable.

Nine of Wands Reversed as an Obstacle

When pulled in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position, Nine of Wands reversed card calls you to take a closer look at your core and realign with who you are and what you stand for. Instead of being a victim and letting others determine the outcome, take a stand by taking responsibility for your actions. Do you need to take a hard look at how you communicate with others, your attitude, your beliefs, and your confidence? If the Nine of Wands appears in your reversed position, consider what you need to do to reclaim your power.

On the flip side, Nine of Wands reversal speaks of resistance and self-sabotage. You may feel the need to prove yourself, or you may have an unhealthy obsession with the opinions of others. You could even be so wrapped up in public opinion that you lose all sense of your own authenticity and purpose. Or, you may be so preoccupied with avoiding failure that you do nothing at all. It is time to assess your actions and decide which course of action will lead you in the right direction.

When Nine of Wands reversed card appears in a negative position that describes weakness, or obstacle in a Tarot reading, you may be facing an ongoing problem, or battle that you cannot solve and you are running out of resources. Alternatively, you are putting in too much for too little reward, or giving all to a goal and are failing to get back what you gave. The Nine of Wands reversed advises you to avoid making all your efforts and leaving no stone unturned. Keep the balance.

The Nine of Wands reversed shows that you need a rest, relaxation and a break, whether on a holiday or on a private island. This is your time to recharge your batteries and look after your health. You cannot work non-stop, even if you are a workaholic. Keep a diary of all your tasks and try to do the simplest ones first. This will reduce the stress level and will help you focus more on the issues that are more important. Take up meditation, breathing exercises and learn to release yourself from tension and anxiety with guided imagery.

Nine of Wands reversed can also appear as a weakness if you recently suffered a setback or personal loss. While this is upsetting, it is normal to feel low and to doubt yourself. If you’re having trouble leaving your comfort zone, consider taking a class on confidence, or enrolling in a self-help group. Remember that one challenge at a time. Avoiding failure does not change the outcome.

You may be finding it hard to take the next step, or you are questioning whether you are equipped to handle the situation. Alternatively, this Minor Arcana tarot card can indicate that you are too obsessed with the outcome and your capabilities are being put in jeopardy as a result. Are you so focused on finding a way out of a predicament, that you are ignoring your own abilities? Or are you letting your fear and anxiety get the best of you?

Take some time to think about what it is that concerns you so much and why you are so anxious or worried. Then make a plan to deal with your concerns and take action.

Nine of Wands Card Reversed as a Future Outcome

Drawing Nine of Wands reversed in the future position also suggests that the road to building resilience will be long, difficult and uphill. So much so that it will seem like there is no end in sight, no victory in sight. This card is a sign that you need to stop, take a deep breath and remind yourself why you started down this path to begin with. This is a good time to look at what would make this journey less painful. Perhaps a support system in place will help you stay motivated and on course, or maybe you should look for mental health support. Don’t be afraid to seek support from others. As long as you are willing to ask for assistance, you will find what you need. The same can be said of your finances, career, etc.

Nine of wands reversed can also show that you are overworking yourself and that there is no end in sight. In some cases, this can actually lead to burnout. In these situations, try to reduce your workload and ask for help.

Nine of Wands reversed card in in a future outcome Tarot spread position calls you to be more aware of your mental health. If you think you might be suffering from depression, anxiety, or any form of psychological health issues, don’t wait for the symptoms to worsen—take the proper steps to get yourself under control right now. The Nine of Wands reversed calls attention to self-care and self-protection. Try to maintain a clear mind at all times and protect your own sovereignty and independence. As the saying goes, “Don’t wait for happiness; create it yourself!”

The Nine of Wands reversed can also signify self-doubt and fear. This is a good opportunity to learn about self-acceptance, for example, “I am enough just as I am.” This is the beginning of acceptance as you open to what is, rather than what you are not, and refocus your energies on what is still worthwhile. The Nine of Wands reversed asks you to think about ways to cope with stress and anxiety. You should consider seeking assistance from a mental health professional if you need help with your mental health.

When Nine of Wands reversed card appears in a future outcome position in a Tarot reading, you are experiencing setbacks and hardships, and this is leaving you stressed and exhausted. You are having a hard time trusting and believing that things will turn out well. The Nine of Wands reversed means that you are being over-protective and need to relax and trust others as they intend to do good. It also means that you are on the verge of defeat and failure, and you will need help to overcome this challenge.

When reversed, the Nine of Wands symbolizes a stalemate and a sense of giving up. You may be tired or overwhelmed, wondering what you can do to fix the problem. What can you do to get this situation back on track? What can you do to save your job? What is making you so stressed? How can you get over this loss? You may also feel that the battle is unwinnable. If this is the case, ask yourself if you are willing to put in the effort to fix the situation.

Nine of Wands Reversed Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur

Drawing Nine of Wands reversed when asking Tarot when will a certain event take place, reveals that there is an ongoing delay in time. You are either holding on to something that is unable to leave your presence so that you might have more time, or you are rushing around so much you are exhausting yourself. Slow down for a little while and take the time to find the answers that you are searching for. This will give you the stamina and strength to complete the task. Another possible draw is if you have been in your position for a long time and are getting ready to move on from it; however, you are still hesitating on whether you are ready for the transition. What are you trying to achieve by pushing things to the side? Make a decision: carry on with what is not working for you, or make a change and accept that sometimes things don’t work out as planned.