Image from the David Palladini’s Aquarian Tarot

Wands are associated with Fire and the Fire Astrological signs of Sagittarius, Leo and Aries. It’s the suit of impulse, passion, the will to get up and go, get off your seat and act. This is the suit of feelings that provoke action, and the work you do nine to five.

No. Astro Keywords
Ace Fire signs (Aries – Leo – Sagittarius) A lit stick of dynamite
A firework about to go off
An strong energy pulse
Sexual energy
Reversed or
badly dignified
Energy wasted
Excess energy
2 Mars in Aries Urge to move forward
Visceral impulses
Yearning for yet more
Reversed or
badly dignified
Going over the top
Allowing your energy to get the better of you.
3 Sun in Aries Expectation
You have the world in the palm of your hand
Waiting for the big return on your investment
Confidence about the future
Reversed or
badly dignified
Still waiting
When the responsibilities outweigh the results
4 Venus in Aries Spiritual friendships
Steadiness in passion
Reversed or
badly dignified
Missed friendship opportunities
Inability to keep your passions steady
5 Saturn in Leo Petty and avoidable fights
Friendships gone sour
Reversed or
badly dignified
Feeling set upon
Aggression and underhandedness
6 Jupiter in Leo Victory
On the way back from winning the war
Reversed or
badly dignified
Will I ever get home?
Why can't I get the rewards and praise I deserve?
7 Mars in Leo Fighting but winning
Reversed or
badly dignified
A struggle you might not win
Someone is not fighting fair
8 Mercury in Sagittarius Swiftness
An important message
Travel by plane
Reversed or
badly dignified
All too much too soon
Not riding the wave effectively
9 Moon in Sagittarius The warrior
Drawing on emergency reserves of energy
Bloodied but unbowed
He who fights and runs away lives to fight another day
Respite from the fray
Reversed or
badly dignified
Not getting the rest you need
10 Saturn in Sagittarius Too much work
Inability to set down your load
Reversed or
badly dignified
When it's all too much
Inability to say "no" to work
The Martyr