What does the queen of wands tarot card mean?

Main image for Queen of Wands

The queen of wands is part of the Minor Arcana deck of tarot cards and is part of the Wands suit.

Keywords: Warmth, dignity, creativity,


The Queen of Wands sits upon her throne with an air of dignity and grace. In one hand she holds flowers, a symbol of life and fertility. In the other, a wand, symbolising her power. She is powerful and fierce, but also warm and caring. If you come across the Queen of Wands, it indicates that you are strong and powerful, able to take care and stand up for yourself and face a challenge. You most likely lead a busy, possibly hectic life, but you have the abilities to manage this well. The Queen of Wands is a message to be bold and courageous and to always believe in yourself.

Reverse Keywords: aggressive, demanding, jealousy

Reverse Meaning

In reverse, the Queen of Wands isn’t such a warm and nurturing figure. It indicates that you are in a position where somebody is acting in a selfish, manipulative way, to get what they want. This could be you, or somebody you know. This person is feeling jealous and resentful and is pushing and possibly bullying others. It’s important to get to the root of the problem and figure out what is causing these emotions and actions so that they can be dealt with accordingly.

Other Minor Arcana Cards (in the Wands suit)