Five of Staffs Tarot Card Meaning

Five of Staffs Tarot Card Meaning | California Psychics

Five of Staffs Keywords

Conflict, tension, disagreement, and competition.

Staffs Suit Meaning

The suit of Staffs is associated with creativity, passion, art, and sex. It is the suit connected with the element of Fire, and with Fire signs Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius. The Suit of Staffs seeks attention, pleasure, passion, and a sense of connectivity. This is where lust lives, where anger, jealousy, and even chaos live. Although mostly, the Staffs are seen as the spark of creativity, artistry, and craft. The Staffs are also associated with the planet Mars, named for the god of war. Fire is bright, it lights the way, it burns both barriers and bridges without caring which it reaches first, and every card in the suit of Staffs embodies that fiery energy. Depending on the deck, this suit could be called Wands, Rods, Staves, or Clubs.

General Meaning for the Five of Staffs

In a reading, the Five of Staffs can indicate a struggle or misunderstanding between parties or even just two people. The five is halfway through the numbered cycle of the suit, and always represents a setback. One way to think of this progression is that the first five cards teach you the lessons you need to learn, and one of those lessons is failure. The fiery suit of Staffs centers energy around passion and action. When the Five of Staffs appears in a reading, it means that conflicts must be dealt with.

Five of Staffs in the Past/Yesterday Meaning

In the past position, the Five of Staffs could indicate a conflict earlier in life that seems to have a direct correlation or similarity to what you’re currently experiencing. Depending on how you handled this situation in the past and the outcome, as well as the cards pulled for the present and future positions, you’ll be directed to handle this current differently or in the same way.

Five of Staffs in the Present/Today Meaning

In the present position, the Five of Staffs could point out current stressors, perhaps at work, in a relationship, or a living situation. By keeping your wits about you or taking the higher road, you can expect the best possible outcome.

Five of Staffs on the Future/Tomorrow Meaning

The Five of Staffs in the future position means that only by keeping a steady course, working on yourself and your craft, and perfecting your style, will you stand on your own, and avoid conflict and trouble from others who may seek to steal your thunder or take advantage. Being secure in yourself means that no one can negatively affect your life moving forward.

Love and Relationship Meaning for the Five of Staffs


If you’re looking for love but finding yourself up against some serious competition, or even having trouble finding someone who is in the same frame of mind, the Five of Staffs may appear in your love reading.  This card can also indicate that you’re currently meeting potential romantic partners who are confrontational – perhaps using your relationship to get back at them rather than establishing a true romance.  Maybe you just find yourself arguing with this person over petty things. How exhausting.


In an already established relationship, the Five of Staffs could point out an imbalance in work and home life or just finding time to connect on a deep, romantic level. There’s a way to remedy this situation, you may just have to get creative. It beats getting into a squabble.  If your love troubles go deeper, remember to let your lover express their point of view.  Listen as well as trying to be heard, and then see if you can work it out.

Career Meaning for the Five of Staffs

If you are looking for work or seeking new financial opportunities, accentuate your unique views and ideas. You may be up against some stiff and equally aggressive competition. No matter how far-out or controversial your style may be, your most important action to take now is to stand out in the crowd. No one gets ahead by being lost in a sea of sameness.  You’re unique, and you should own it. Seeking opportunities that challenge you will lead you to a deeper understanding of yourself. As a leader, the Five of Staffs suggests you use your powers of mediation to be the voice of reason in a conflict, ensuring that everyone’s opinions are heard as well as understood.

Financial Meaning for the Five of Staffs

Financially, the Five of Staffs could speak of confusion and possible chaos where a money matter is concerned. Perhaps someone owes you money, and the amount is disputed. Maybe you’ve been promoted but feel a raise is also in order, or maybe the market is fluctuating, causing you to rethink a financial plan. Remember that cooler heads prevail; trust in your ability to find a workable solution.

Tarot card readings give you a deeper connection to Spirit. This means you’ll get the unadulterated insights you need about your past, present, and future, but only if you read with a tarot card psychic.

Find a tarot card psychic or learn more about tarot card readings.

About California Psychics
California Psychics is the most trusted source of psychic readings. We have delivered over 6 million discreet and confidential psychic readings by phone since 1995. More than a prediction, we are your guide for life’s journey. Serenity, happiness, and success are just a phone call away. With over 400 psychics online to choose from, you’re sure to find the best psychics for you. Call one of our trusted and accurate psychics today! Confidential and secure, real psychics, accurate predictions, 100% guaranteed.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *