Key Meanings: Victory.
The Six of Wands signifies deserved success and is a very welcome card if you have been struggling recently and feeling unsure if your hard work will finally pay off.
The card often relates to work, career, and projects and can show promotion and a new contract or bid; it can also reveal that an outstanding legal matter will go in your favour.
Enjoy this happy time and don’t be afraid to share your accomplishment; others will support and applaud you. It’s time to bask in glory, be self-satisfied, and make space to celebrate, regardless of how busy you may be.
In personal relationships, the card shows that feelings are declared and will be well received. The card can also indicate a proposal when it appears close to emotion cards such as the Ace of Cups, Two of Cups, Ten of Cups, and The Lovers.
This explains the additional meaning of the Six of Wands for celebrations, such as weddings or attending parties and degree ceremonies.
A traditional meaning of the card is good news, which can relate to any life aspect – love, property, education and work, and decision-making. Look to the other cards that appear close to the Six of Wands in a reading to determine the nature of the news on the way.