Five of Wands, general description
Five of Wands is the 43rd card of the Major Arcana. It is part of Fatecaster’s Tarot card list that summarizes the Rider Waite Tarot cards’ meaning.
Five of Wands is the card of a challenge, test of strength and fair competition. It depicts such situations that motivate us to prove our strength. It’s not about malignancy, even less about annihilating opposition. This is a challenge that originates in provoke and playful archness and it manifests in a competitive task or in a task that needs all of our skills to be done.
It’s a playful character who only becomes serious in a few unfavorable situations. The card describes certain experiences that we shouldn’t avoid since they give a good and usually exciting opportunity to recognize our abilities.