The Eight of Wands is the only card in which there are no people pictured, compare to 7 of Wands, 6 of Wands or 5 of Wands, etc.. There are only wands here. I am sure lots of you wonder how that would influence the meaning of the card in love tarot divinations.
In this post, I will tell you my opinion of what the Eight of Wands means, in particular, the Eight of Wands as feelings. And I will also describe all the love meanings of this card in your love tarot readings.
The Eight of Wands as feelings means that his heart is full of emotions and feelings. But if you want to learn what kind of emotions and feelings – read the post to the end.
You’ll also get your personal free readings about “How does he feel about me?”, “Does he love me?”, etc. To see – scroll down the article.
As for spreads for beginners, I recommend 1 card love spread. Or you may try a very simple spread “Does he miss me” here. If you are interested to learn more and see the development of your relationship use 3 card spread. Keep in mind that your attitude is very important.
Take a look at the love meanings of the Major Arcana here.
General Meaning of the Upright 8 of Wands in Love and Relationships
The symbolic image of the number 8 is the well-known symbol of infinity. And it symbolizes constant movement and cyclicality.
The same also applies to the meaning of 8 of Wands – it is a card of speed. And this card, as it were, says that it’s enough to be idle, it’s time to act at full strength.
The Eight of Wands speaks of powerful energy and a strong desire to achieve great things. The card may hint at a new beginning and may tell of fresh hopes and dreams.
The Eight of Wands shows that something is changing, something is in the air and is coming sooner than we expect.
This card also means the news that a person is about to receive or some trips over short distances.
Of course, when the Tarot cards were pictured there were no phones or the internet. But the Eight of Wands meaning news denotes that nowadays it can also mean messages, conversations, or news over the phone or the internet. I found this opinion on the meaning of the card in the book of Mary K. Greer, which I highly recommend buying and reading to everyone who is interested in the Tarot cards, check it out here.
So the general meaning of the Eight of Wands in card reading is:
- quick change
- phone calls or messages
- conversations bringing clarification fast
Upright Eight of Wands as Feelings in Love Tarot Card Reading
Tarot Eight of Wands as Will I find my new love?
I believe this card is the most desired and clear to give a divination to this question.
The Eight of Wands as new love means a sudden acquaintance that will be of great interest to you, falling in love, sudden passion. This will likely happen on a trip, somewhere on the road. Or maybe in some kind of correspondence on the Internet.
8 of Wands tells of the beginning of a relationship, of a sudden outbreak of passion, of a new acquaintance, of a new love. But to learn what this relationship will lead to, you need to look at additional cards.
Tarot Eight of Wands as feelings. Eight of Wands as How he feels about me?
According to Arthur Waite, who created this Tarot card deck, the Eight of Wands is sometimes also called the Arrows of Love. I always recommend reading his book first if you decided to learn the Tarot for divination. The book is small, but it contains so much wisdom and tips. Check it out below.
So the 8 of Wands as feelings means love at first sight, as it is a card of speed. Although this is not the deep and stable feeling of love, but rather falling in love and passion.
If you have just met each other, then be sure that he is attracted to you. But for now, this is an impulse, not a deep and stable feeling.
If you have known each other for a long time or have been together for a long time, the Eight of Wands as feelings means that a person can fall in love with you again and be filled with the warmest feelings towards you. A passionate attraction to you is now emerging in his soul. There will be changes in his attitude towards you very soon.
Will he confess his love?
Eight of Wands as will he confess his love means that now he has such an impulse to express his feelings for you. And this can happen in the very near future if his feelings are really sincere and stable.
Although 8 of Wands hints at love, at the same time, you may not get his confession. It happens because at the moment your partner has such an impulse and zeal, but also his intentions can quickly and swiftly change. This may depend on circumstances or not deep feelings for you
Is he a good match / partner for me? Is he the one?
Eight of Wands means that he is a partner with whom you will definitely not be bored. Relations with him will be dynamic and rapidly changing. In general, the Eight of Wands has a positive flare.
Relations with this partner are filled with a quick change of events, clarity, sincerity, and purity. Thus, quarrels bypass you, and in conversations with your partner, you achieve more and more mutual understanding.
However, if you are not so active in life and love, you can quickly get tired of such a rapidly changing relationship.
Will he make a marriage proposal?
Love and a desire to act are raging in his soul. The card tells of the initial stage of the emergence of relationships. The Eight of Wands as marriage means that it is too early to talk about marriage, although there may be such an idea in his head. But that idea hasn’t fully strengthened to become an action. In general, the Eight of Wands is characterized by only a short period of time. Therefore, the card will not be able to tell about far-sighted plans.
Will he contact me?
The Eight of Wands as will he contact me means that he has the intention to write you a message or to call you. Also, this card means that it is going to happen quite soon.
Upright Eight of Wands as Feelings of Your Ex in Tarot Card Reading
Tarot Eight of Wands: Does my Ex love me? How does my ex feel about me?
The Eight of Wands as feelings for an Ex means that a new flame flared up in his heart. If you have recently broken up, then his feelings for you flare up with renewed vigor. It can also indicate a desire to resolve problems.
If you have not been together for a long time, the card may tell that he has many new plans for a future relationship. And because 8 of Wands is future-oriented, then most likely he sees a new relationship but not with you.
This card may mean that he wants to text or call you. He may have the desire to clarify your situation.
Does my Ex remember me? Does he miss me?
The Eight of Wands as does he miss me means that he missed you and remembers you. He is more and more captured by the feeling and passionate desire for you and he cannot restrain it.
If you have already parted for a long time, then suddenly he remembered about you and is thinking of you. And he might want to contact you.
Will my Ex come back?
The Eight of Wands as reconciliation and will he come back means that he has such plans, or rather it is an impulse to come back. But how durable this impulse is, only time will tell. The card does not tell of the result. So the divination can be either yes or no. Depends upon your situation.
For better understanding and divination it is recommended to pull one more card to see the development of the situation.
Upright Eight of Wands Meaning for Relationship Analysis. Eight of Wands as Outcome after Break-Up.
If you have recently met, then the Eight of Wands as relationship analysis means that you are now in a period when you both have thrown yourself headlong into the relationship. You are filled with feelings and passion for each other. You both enjoy the time you spend together and your conversations. But there is a precaution: 8 of Wands is a fast-changing card, so this situation may not last long. Take your time to enjoy the relationships as they are now.
The Eight of Wands after a breakup and if you are in a quarrel promises reconciliation. And it will happen very soon if nothing prevents it. In any case, in conversations with the partner, you achieve more and more mutual understanding.
The Eight of Wands as outcome means passion and love, excitement and possibly moving. But how long this will last is unknown. Initially, the card speaks of transience. So don’t lose your head.
Here I tried to summarize everything and give you very brief information in the table below.
|Eight of Wands as feelings and in Love Readings||Your reading|
|Will I find new love?||Yes, sure|
|Does he love me? How he feels about me?||Yes, still the feelings is not deep still|
|Will he confess his love?||Could be|
|Is he a good partner for me?||Generally yes, but for someone no|
|Will he make a marriage proposal?||Could be|
|Does my Ex love me?||Not really|
|Does my Ex miss me? Does he remember me?||Yes…|
|Will he come back?||Could be|
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