Three of Wands

card meanings

The Three of Wands is like a metaphor of the entire Minor Arcana: an opportunity. This card suggests that new opportunities are on the horizon for you, and if you take the chance and seize it, you have a great chance of achieving success. The best approach to taking advantage of these opportunities is to do so wholeheartedly. There is no reason not to be grateful for what is offered to you on this day. Instead of fretting about what you might miss or whether you’ll get bored, just take the chance and try something new.

The Three of Wands suggests that new ventures are on the horizon. You might be considering starting a business, joining a team, or moving to a different city or country, and if this is the case, welcome this opportunity with a great wave of enthusiasm and passion. Do you have a vision of where you want to go and a strategy for developing your concept?

You might also be feeling motivated to look for new employment. You can use your time to further your career by networking with others or improving your resume.

Characteristics of Three of Wands Upright

Positive: success, fulfillment. future plans, long-term planning, new opportunities, success, expansion, vision, long-distance travel, freedom, expansion, expansion in love, exploring options, choosing the right path in career, financial freedom.

Negative: failed venture, failure, disappointment, being trapped, too conservative, isolation, lack of progress, unrealistic expectations, stagnation, fear of failure, fear of success, lack of support, failure in love, unrealistic expectations in love.

Description and Symbolism of Three of Wands

In Numerology Three of Wands card contains number 3, a number of growth, expansion, change and travel, therefore the card suggests planning a trip or taking a vacation to expand your horizons. But most of all, three is also a number of action, success, joy, abundance and good luck.

Astrological planet for Three of Wands is Mars, a symbol of energy, passion, and vitality. Mars is a masculine planet and is related to the element of fire – Mars rules Aries which is the sign of ambition, action, courage, and drive, and therefore also the seeker self-assured and focused on his or her goals. Mars is a God of war and is known as the planet of action, of effort, of aggression, of ambition, of drive, of power, of courage, of physicality, of sexuality, and of the male gender. Mars in its negative aspect represents jealousy, possessiveness, envy, and warfare.

On Three of Wands Card the man from the Two of Wands stands on a hill, overlooking at the world beneath him. The man can see everything coming his way and surprises are not likely. In contrast, the man from the Two of Wands is only looking out at one small area, as he is in need of a broader perspective. Three of Wands suggest that there are opportunities to look at yourself from an outsider’s point of view or that you are considering broadening your horizons. It can also be a sign of planning your future.

The landscape colors and even the sea beneath him are fiery and bright. The man is wearing red robe, with a yellow and black scarf illustrating his creativity. It’s the card that represents the power of creativity and expression. The red hat and footwear signify his energy and commitment to see his plans come true. The Three of Wands shows a man in red robe standing in the rocky land. The three ships on the ground are moving towards the sea. The land looks barren and rocky, and the sea looks calm and peaceful.

The man on Three of Wands Card is holding on to one of the three wands which are firmly positioned into the ground. The Wands are already blossoming new leaves, ready to grow into trees. The man is looking to the mountains in the background, as if waiting for something to happen or maybe he is contemplating one last move that he has to make. The Three of Wands are a sign of progress, the man is travelling further and taking his idea further to create his plans to a greater extent. And they are planning to do that in three steps with the three wands.

General Meaning of Three of Wands

Three of Wands card describes your life in travel and overseas travel. This card suggests that you have an adventurous nature and a desire to explore new places. This card suggests that you have a wide range of interests and hobbies. You are one who is into physical, mental, and spiritual activities. You are also a natural communicator who seeks to learn from others and share information. You love adventure because you know that it is the only source of meaning and value in one’s life.

This card indicates that you are in the midst of an intense personal growth phase. You are evolving in spirit and in your thoughts and beliefs. You are expanding your world view and seeing the world through new eyes. It is this growth which has given you a refreshing sense of excitement and adventure. You have just returned from a long vacation and are now ready to jump into life at full steam.

This phase of personal growth also suggests that you are ready to take on responsibility, challenges, and commitment. You are a bit more in touch with yourself and others.

If you’ve pulled Three of Wands card in a general Tarot reading, this is a card that heralds success and a journey to a faraway land. Now is the time to think about where you’re heading and what you want to accomplish. Three of wands as a person indicates the Seeker is confident they can handle any situations and are in a good place and feeling very relaxed. This person radiates positivity and attracts others who also have this quality. They are fun-loving people who always find solutions to difficult situations. Three of wands people are free-spirits and find it very hard to follow a set routine as they are often very spontaneous people. They are always thinking of new ways of doing things, so much that you need to be a little more patient with them. Three of wands people love to wander and will go far in their career if they are able to explore.

When Three of Wands card appears in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position, it means that you are ready to go to the next level with your life and career. This could mean a promotion, moving to a new location, or a new job. This Minor Arcana card indicates that you have prepared to reach these goals, and you will be successful. This card also shows that you currently have a broad perspective of the world and are able to see opportunities that others might miss. It also shows that you are prepared to venture off on your own or travel or take a trip.

This card encourages you to stand up for yourself as you prepare to move forward and go to the next level. You will not be shy about asking for a raise or asking for a promotion, and you are likely not to miss out on the chance. When other people see you reach your full potential, they will notice, envy, and respect you. You are secure in who you are and where you are in life, so it becomes easier for you to take the next step and move forwards.

When Three of Wands card appears in a negative position that is about weakness, or obstacle in a general Tarot reading, the message the card sends is that you are approaching things with the wrong attitude. No matter how you might feel about something, it doesn’t change the fact that things change. Learn to appreciate what you do have instead of focusing on what you don’t. Even if you see a lack of something important, it doesn’t necessarily mean that you are lacking it. Even when you think you are at the bottom, you might discover that you still did a lot of incredible things recently and you don’t even realize it. So, instead of spending time mourning a temporary situation, try to find the beauty in it.

In Three of Wands card, it is a sign that you are moving forward with a clear vision and a purpose. The Three of Wands signals that you might be thinking about your future and are considering all your options, weighing up the pros and cons of each choice. You are likely to decide on a direction that will take you closer to your dreams.

Three of Wands in the Context of Love and Relationships

In a love reading Three of Wands card indicates a strong indication that the seeker will feel very satisfied and loved with his/hers partner. If the Seeker is single it means the person is looking for romantic stability in a partnership and have come across his/hers soulmate.

Three of wands as feelings speaks of the Seeker feeling very secure and satisfied both emotionally and financially. If you are asking how someone is feeling about you, Three of wands can mean this person feels very lucky to have met you.

In a love and relationships Tarot reading, Three of Wands as feelings is all about independence. If you are single, you may be feeling particularly independent right now, perhaps as a self-preservation strategy. You may be pushing people away as a result. This card can also mean being a control freak. You may be pushing other people away who come into your romantic life because you do not want their help, support, or attention. If you’re in a relationship, it can feel like you have a lot to communicate to your partner right now.

This card suggests that you’re feeling particularly in your element right now and ready to pursue your goals on your own. When a relationship comes into this card, it may be that you are looking to take some time by yourself to consider if this relationship is still right for you. The time you spend away will serve you well because the time you spend alone will prepare you to move forward when you reconnect with your partner.

If you have problems about love and relationship, Three of Wands Tarot card indicates you must work hard to get things going. This card suggests that you are not having enough time to make your relationship strong. In that case, you must be more responsible with everything. Take decisions carefully. It would help if you focused on long-term relationships. Be open to new people in your life.

Three of Wands in the Context of Career

If you’ve pulled Three of Wands in reading about your career or business, you may be looking for stability and long-term success if you’ve been considering making a move or starting up your own adventure. There are opportunities out there that will be exactly what you need. However, be careful of choosing the wrong path for you, as some of these opportunities may only lead to dead-ends or long hours. Instead of being impulsive, consider the long-term benefits of having your own company. It is beneficial to sit down and have a proper assessment of what you really desire. Three of wands often represent success and having a job that you love. This card encourages you to look within first.

Three of Wands card in a career reading describes the kind of career that is both demanding and gratifying. When this card illustrates your work, you might feel both overburdened and fulfilled at the same time. The work you are doing may be full of routine and structure, but it also offers a sense of freedom to you as well. You have the right balance of structure and freedom, and you thrive when working hard but having downtime to enjoy life, too. If you are thinking of making a career change and wish to understand what kind of career is suitable for you, the Three of Wands is a good omen in that it predicts this will be a fulfilling and enjoyable decision.

Three of wands speaks of feeling at a peaceful time in your career if you have drawn this card in relation to career. You could be in a position to take the time to think things through. You are likely to have more clarity and a better understanding of what you need right now. This is a time for you to pursue your goals, whatever they may be, but you must be self-aware.

Three of Wands in the Context of Finances

Those who have money questions in a finance reading, Three of Wands Tarot card indicates that wealth will come to you slowly but surely. You may be in the planning or the approval phases of your financial strategy. The cards show that you are getting it right, and the time is ripe for your material comfort. The Three of Wands promises that your hard work will be worthwhile and you will achieve your long-desired financial security by putting in the necessary effort.

Ahead, this card in the tarot deck card session signifies that you should now be enjoying a period of financial security and stability. It advises you to be grateful for what you have and be careful not to spend too much, even when you are feeling adventurous. Right now, it is very important that you take the time to identify your wants and make sure they are your needs. This practice will benefit you significantly. This is also an occasion to travel, purchase a house, and take the family for an adventure, and the three of wands upright will encourage you to make these decisions. It will be financially beneficial for you in the long run.

In a finance Tarot reading Three of Wands card signals financial growth, expansion, and opportunities for the seeker. This card indicates your financial goals. You need to set goals and be ambitious if you wish to achieve those goals. Set boundaries around what will work and what won’t. Make sure you have enough resources to support your goal. All those financial ideas you might have are now being implemented, and you are likely to receive a financial reward for your efforts.

The Three of Wands upright card indicates that financial opportunity is looming, as long as you are ready and willing to take advantage of it. Financial opportunities are on the horizon for you, and with this card, there is much to gain. As you set out to explore these opportunities, make sure to research them and not do a hasty decision.

Three of Wands in the Context of Health

In a health Tarot reading Three of Wands calls you to take time out for self-care because you have been going strong at work or at school, but now you’re starting to see the toll it’s having on you. There might be lots of stress, tight deadlines, demanding people, and the workload is heavy. If you feel like you are in the midst of a burnout, take the time out to care for yourself. This includes exercise, taking time to unwind and spend time with the people you care about. Three of Wands can also represent the physical effects of stress. Excessive stress can lead to heart problems and other health issues. Do you notice any symptoms that are beginning to crop up? If you suspect you may be unable to handle stress in the manner it is currently presenting itself, think about looking into psychotherapy or other holistic techniques such as Tai Chi or yoga to learn to manage your stress.

If your question is about what should be your focus when overcoming an illness, Three of Wands card in a reading exposes the answer as focusing on spirituality. The Three of Wands is here to remind you that life is about more than just your physical self. Your spiritual self must be given the time and space to recover from the physical world. Therefore, get yourself some time for meditation, prayer, and other such spiritual practices. Make time for yourself with goals to improve yourself both mentally and spiritually. Now is the time to make your spiritual path a central part of your health.

Three of Wands Card Through Spirituality and Self-Development

In spirituality and self-development reading Three of Wands card indicates spiritual journeys to heights and self-realization. Three of wands tarot card is another form of the Magician card. In a tarot spread if you pull this card upright or reversed there is a chance of you being engaged. Are you searching for the perfect mate who has all the qualities that you want in your partner or do you have other intentions in your heart to search for the partner of your soul and not of your body?

Three of wands as personality type indicates someone who is adventurous, carefree, and who is ready to try new things. This is someone who is in love with life and loves to explore. They are never at a dull moment and their hobbies and interests are always changing. Three of wands people have a tendency of travelling a lot. They have a lot of new experiences to share with the people around them. They are open to new ideas and always going on an adventure.

When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Three of Wands upright, it indicates that you already have a clear goal in mind. You are fully committed to the pursuit. You may have already set a path for yourself to get to your vision. Now, it’s time to move forward and go for it. However, when it comes to moving forward, you need to balance this with what is required to be successful. Your vision may be a great adventure or aspiration, but it must not be at the cost of anybody else. If you have a business idea, you should be aware that you are in a risky situation and, if you move forward, your hard work and sweat will be in vain. You must be careful that what you are choosing is in favour of everybody, not just yourself.

Take a step back and consider where you want to go and how to get there. The Three of Wands indicates that you are considering the best course of action to achieve your goal. All you require is a place to start and a vision of where you could go.

Is Three of Wands Yes or No Card?

In a yes or no reading, Three of Wands card indicates a ‘yes’ answer. Still, the card sends a strong warning. Three of wands in a yes or no reading stands for ‘being true to yourself.’ If your ‘yes’ has already been turned into a ‘no,’ make changes around your own beliefs.

Three of Wands as a Person

If you’ve pulled Three of Wands as a person, a card describes a person who is confident, creative, and free-thinking. This is a person who is comfortable with his or her own decision, even if it is not the traditional one. Three of wands signifies planning and ambition. When this card shows up, it is not necessary to go on an adventure. The best traveling is done on the inside. It is in the planning process that the success of the three wanders will be determined. They might even travel to foreign countries for the planning phase. The plan is essential, so try to make a detailed one and stick to it. Three of wands tarot card shows up often in the context of career changes because of this. The third wand can be a part of a new beginning in a career.

When you draw Three of Wands as a person, a characteristics of a card as a person, its generally the person’s mental capability and independence. In a social context, the card means success in business and expansion in the social context. It shows that you have the ability to make an empire for yourself. It also means getting recognition for your work and putting your skills to use in a way you have never used your skills before. You have been waiting for this chance, and now is the right time to take advantage of this chance.

The Three of Wands in the upright position shows that you have been working hard on your plans and strategies. You have been researching about your field and are familiar with all the minor details. You can now draw them up and use them in reality. However, you need to know when to stop and not to hesitate in taking the next step in your progress.

If you are seeking an emotional description of Three of Wands card as a person, the Three of Wands can represent someone who is daring, strong-minded, and proud. They are always prepared to take the next step and can live life without much of a plan. Also, the Three of Wands signals travel and it shows that the person they need to travel to is further away from them. This means that you might have to travel for an extended period of time, which can give you a great sense of adventure and enthusiasm when you are back home. This card depicts that you need to travel to find inner peace and learn something new.

Three of Wands as a Feeling

When drawing Three of Wands as a feeling, a card describes a period of excitement, and anticipation. These feelings are rooted in a sense of growth and expansion. Sometimes Three of Wands reflects travel to a place where it is easier to do what you do best. This can be a new job, moving to a new city, a new team, or a new country. In other cases, it means returning to the home country after years away, or going back to school to advance in your career.

With Three of Wands, you are exploring an unknown territory. You are curious about what the world has in store for you. As a result, you are eager to get moving and explore new places and people. You desire to experience something new, to have the opportunity to expand your horizons, and to broaden your perceptions. You seek to understand broader aspects of life through the new experience.

In Three of Wands tarot card, you can meet your vision, but it will take some time to grow to the point where you are ready for the challenges.

In a card as a feeling reading, Three of Wands card is all about growth, expansion, and excitement. When this card shows up in a Tarot reading, consider expanding your business or your existing business further. What do you have in abundance that you might be able to sell? What skills do you have that you could offer to others? The Three of Wands is a card of ‘opportunity’ and indicates that of ways to make a fortune – you have the chance to start a new business, take a risk in a risky investment, purchase a new property, or get a promotion. Take the opportunity and run with it!

The Three of Wands is the card for new beginnings. However, for you, this is not only about starting new, but also about finishing what you were already engaged in. The completion and conclusion of an existing project or a partnership will be well-finish and successful.

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

When you’ve pulled Three of Wands card in a positive position that describes advantage or strength in a Tarot reading, you achieve significant milestones in your ventures and have a good chance of reaching your objectives. The upright Three of Wands Tarot card stands for success, ambition, and achievement. You are very clear on what you want and how you should be pursuing it. Since Three of Wands denotes progress and a successful conclusion to any project, you are very likely to achieve your objectives.

It is a good card to get if you have just started a new project as it is a sign that many people are looking forward to what you create next. You should be proud of yourself for the progress that you have made so far and the knowledge you have gained. The Three of Wands is a card that denotes achieving something you have worked hard for, so you may anticipate success and the approval of others.

When it appears, you are putting a lot of effort into expanding your business or your ambition towards becoming successful in your field. The Three of Wands encourages you to take a significant step toward your dreams.

The Three of Wands card in a advantage or strength position in a Tarot reading is a sign you can move forward on plans and initiatives that have been stalling because of anxiety and procrastination. You are overcoming self-imposed blocks and are ready to take your next steps in life. You are feeling ambitious, excited, and creative. These vibes make it possible for you to accomplish your goals and reach your potential. You must have a little more patience and perseverance, but this time will be fruitful and positive for you.

This is the Minor Arcana card of ‘pushing forward’ in life. The Three of Wands card brings excitement, passion, and anticipation into the life of the person who is being foretold. This person may be going on an adventure or even to another part of the world. The Three of Wands is representative of travel in the broadest sense, so consider these possibilities if this card appeared in your reading.

Three of Wands as an Obstacle

When it comes to challenges and obstacles, Three of Wands can represent a wide range of things. Some of the most common ones include: not knowing exactly what is stopping you from reaching your desired goals, feeling uninspired or unmotivated, being unable to make time for what you want to do, or feeling that you need to rely on others to do things for you. Three of Wands card in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position signals that you have reached a dead end, have no longer a path in the future and are going to a dead end. This is not the best time to pursue new goals. The Three of Wands suggests that you face your fears and make the choice for your future, even if it is a risky one. If you’re courageous enough to do so, you’ll be a step closer to achieving your goals and becoming a master at the art of persuasion.

Three of Wands Card as a Future Outcome

If your question is about your general future and challenges ahead, Three of Wands card in the reading signals three types of challenging situations: self-examinations, self-doubts, and misunderstandings. These three things happen on the way to success. Therefore, to achieve your goals and fulfill your vision, remember to self-evaluate and think about your behavior and actions. Analyze your past actions and decide what you should improve on. Once you identify these three things and make changes that will make a positive impact, you will be able to progress positively.

Furthermore, Three of Wands upright also show that a person is very self-confident. But when things are not going well, there are chances that the person becomes self-doubting and unable to move forward. This person needs to identify the root cause of the problem and move to the next phase of growth.

When Three of Wands appear in a future outcome position, there is a likelihood that you are in the process of taking a big step (think moving to another part of the country, going to school or starting a new venture). This is a very exciting time for you, and it’s likely that you feel a bit excited about that big step you are about to take. You need to plan for your upcoming future and think about what you would need in the next step of your life.

The Three of Wands signify that you have achieved a lot in life, and that you are enjoying the rewards of your hard work. You have already built a life for yourself, and that life has come full circle through your journey on this path. There are many opportunities opening for you because of the choices that you have made. You have worked hard to achieve all that you have, and now is the time to enjoy. Now is not the time to be a bit picky about it.

Three of Wands card in in a future outcome Tarot spread position calls you to look at things from a completely new perspective. Because this card is an indication of new beginnings and progress, it can also signify graduation, marriage, or starting a family. You have successfully completed something and are enjoying the results. Now is the time to reflect on your accomplishments and decide where to go from here. You are proud of yourself and your achievements and ready to push forward into the future.

The Three of Wands is an optimistic card, representing adventure and travel. You are heading out into a new part of the world, where you’ll have to adapt to new cultures and ideas. This card invites you to consider new possibilities in your life. You may want to live overseas, or you may consider changing your career or making another significant move. You have the opportunity now to expand your horizons and reach outwards in what may be a bold way.

If you’re curious and looking into the future, the Three of Wands will also represent a big release or completion.

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

If you’re asking Tarot when will a specific happening occur, Three of Wands exposes ‘now’ as an answer to your question. Three of wands is a card that encourages you to move forward with an idea you have, whether it is new business or a personal project that you are passionate about. While the card’s message is clear – go for it – don’t be afraid to ask for what you want. It may feel too soon to make plans when there is so much uncertainty, but now is an excellent time to get things moving.

When you’re asking Tarot when will a specific event happen and Three of Wands card shows up, three wands signifies that the event or change you are hoping for will happen during the next thirty days. The changes Three wands are all about are positive ones. This card can also indicate long-distance travels or a job opportunity, but it is important to look closely at the other cards in the reading to find out the nature of these changes. Three of wands is also connected with being able to achieve much more in your career. This card also shows up when you are being put in charge of something or are being given much more responsibility.