Wheel Tarot Card MeaningThe Wheel of Fortune is the card of fate. The elements, the stars and fortune are all at work to get things in motion. The wheel is not to be stopped by man’s intervention.

The Wheel of Fortune usually comes to reinforce a reading and confirm that destiny is at work. Changes are inevitable and most likely already started.

This is the card of changes but also of cycles and natural rhythm. What goes up must come down and what comes down will go up. Nothing lasts forever.  The universe is moving and we are moving with it.

The Wheel of Fortune can be the symbol of Karma, cyclic changes and cosmic justice. What goes around comes around.

Associated star signs: Virgo, Capricorn
Element: Fire
Season & Time: Winter – January – Saturday
Prediction speed: mid-term 

The Advice of The Wheel of Fortune: if you need to make a decision, make it quick. The Wheel will turn with or without you, don’t let someone else choose for you.

The Warning of The Wheel of Fortune: enjoy what you have now; everything could change at any moment. An unpleasant surprise might be coming your way.

UPRIGHT MEANINGS

In a positive spread the Wheel speaks of good fortune and cosmic protection. Destiny is at work for you. The card usually confirms a favourable answer to any question. Your time is coming, be ready to get what you wanted.

Keywords: destiny, cycles, success, protection, evolution, raise, healing, recovery

REVERSED MEANINGS

In a negative spread or reversed, the Wheel of Fortune either speaks of accidents or blockage. At best, a situation is stuck and frustration is inevitable. Something must be done to let the Wheel spin again. At worst destiny is working against you: be ready to be disappointed. The answer to your question is not favourable.

Keywords: accidents, deterioration, stagnation, missed opportunity, sudden failure, crisis

LOVE – Positive meaning: you will meet someone who will play a key role in your life. If you are involved with someone, your relationship will be consolidated. You’ll get what you want. Reversed: a difficult choice, instability, crisis.

FINANCES – Positive meaning: unexpected benefits and income. Investments are profitable and your material well-being is guaranteed. Reversed: speculation, cancelled business, wasting money, sudden loss.

WORK – Time to take risks and fight for your rights. Ask for a promotion, demand a raise. A business is growing.  Reversed: insecurity and instability. If you await an answer, it will not be favorable. Tread very carefully.

PERSON – Upright: someone suddenly walks (back) into your life. A helping hand, an old friend. Someone optimistic and friendly. Reversed: someone with a bad temper or changing moods. Someone suffering from depression or serious health issues, usually an older person.

Cards Association with the Major Arcana

THE WHEEL & JUDGEMENT

In a positive spread, this association speaks of an intervention that will solve a huge problem effortlessly. A very difficult problem is solved almost by miracle. The most favorable answer to a question about changes.

THE WHEEL & THE HERMIT

You might want to think things through before making a decision. The advice of the cards is to postpone any important matter and wait until fortune is more favorable. A necessary break is advised.

THE WHEEL & DEATH

Expect a radical and most likely sudden change. Something is coming to an end and there is nothing you can do about it. Accept changes as the end of a cycle is also the beginning of something completely new.

Cards Association with the Minor Suits

WITH WANDS


Your hard work will be justly rewarded. Luck and new friendships.  With the Ace of Wands: indisputable victory. With the Page of Wands: good news is coming your way, most likely regarding work or social matters.

WITH CUPS


Luck when it comes to love and family. If you are single you will meet new people bringing positive things into your life. Someone dear to your heart may come back to you.

WITH COINS


In a positive spread, this association speaks of sudden gains and income. You are lucky and money will literally grow on trees for you. With the 9 of Coins: expect a promotion and a raise.

WITH SWORDS


Most difficulties will be overcome and a battle will be won with a little help from karma. Luck is on your side in difficult times. If reversed or in a negative spread: be careful, take no chances: you will not win.