The Minor Arcana tarot cards express the small things that control our day-to-day life relationships and every practical ambiance of life. Minor Arcana tarot cards also have a huge impact on people’s day-to-day lives.
They are minor, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t have an impact on your life or have less value in your life than major arcana tarot cards. Major and minor arcana tarot cards play the same role and have the same impact on your life.
The Minor Arcana tarot cards consist of 56 cards and are divided into four suits; each suite comprises fourteen cards: the suit of cups, the suit of pentacles, the suit of swords, and the suit of wands.
Each suit has an Ace as number one, and the other four court cards are the king, the queen, the knight, and the page. Each suit is analogous to the elements (earth, fire, air, and water).
The meaning of all Minor Arcana tarot cards is as follows:
The Suit of Wands
The Suit of Wands displays your action, drive, willpower, dreams, passion, creativity, and inspiration. The suit of Wands is linked to the element of fire and how you yield your own force.
Read About All The Suit Of Wands Tarot Card In Detail Below.
|Suit Of Wands||Quick Meaning|
|Ace||News, fertility, and beginnings|
|Queen||A Creative Woman|
|King||A Creative Man|
The King Of The Wands
UPRIGHT: A leader by birth, honor, and entrepreneur.
Reversed: Have high expectations, have impulsiveness, and have haste.
The Queen Of The Wands
UPRIGHT: Courageous, independent, and a social butterfly.
REVERSED: have self-respect, be self-confident, and be introverted.
The Knight Of The Wands
UPRIGHT: energy, passion, inspired action, adventure, impulsiveness
REVERSED: Passion project, hurriedness, dispersed energy, delays, and frustration
The Page Of The Wands
UPRIGHT: full of inspiration, full of different and beautiful ideas, full of limitless potential, and having a free spirit.
REVERSED: full of newly formed ideas, diverting energy, having self-belief and a spiritual pathway.
The Suit Of Cups
The suits of cups are linked to water, which represents feelings and emotions.
The suit of cups is connected to water, associated with emotions, feelings, and instinct. It’s all about the inner water of a person.
Read About All The Suit Of Cups Tarot Card In Detail Below.
|Suit Of Cups||Quick Meaning|
|Ace||Love, fertility, beginnings|
|Six||Peace; a visitor|
|Nine||A wish come true|
|Ten||Happiness and family|
|Page||Fun and socializing|
|Knight||A dreamer; a proposal|
|Queen||An intuitive woman|
|King||A warmhearted man|
The King Of The Cups
UPRIGHT: is very emotionally balanced, sympathetic, and diplomatic.
REVERSED: understanding towards itself, having moodiness, full of inner feelings, and being emotionally very manipulative.
The Queen Of The Cups
UPRIGHT: empathetic, kind-hearted, mentally stable, instinctive, and lean inflow.
REVERSED: full of inner feelings, self-aid, full of self-love, self-hooked
The Knight Of The Cups
UPRIGHT: is full of creativity, romance, beauty, and has a charming personality.
REVERSED: a great deal of imagination, having unrealistic thoughts, being full of jealousy, and very moody.
The Page Of The Cups
UPRIGHT: full of curiosity and has very creative opportunities and spontaneous messages.
REVERSED: full of new ideas, doubting emotions, and emotional immaturity. Swords:
The Suit Of Sword
The suit of swords is linked to the air and the biosphere of mental health. The sword is all about the stories we all think we tell ourselves, the stories we make up in our minds.
It is connected to our thoughts and how they manifest in us.
Read About All The Suit Of Swords Tarot Card In Detail Below.
|Suit Of Swords||Quick Meaning|
|Six||Leaving conflict behind|
|Knight||Battles; an opponent|
|Queen||An independent woman|
|King||A strong-willed man; also divorce|
The King Of The Sword
UPRIGHT: has excellent mental clarity and cognitive power.
REVERSED: misuse of power, the habit of manipulation, so many inner truths, and quiet strength.
The Queen of The Sword
UPRIGHT: very independent, takes unbiased judgment, has clear boundaries, and does direct communication.
REVERSED: very emotional, gets easily influenced, has a habit of bitching, and is very cold-hearted.
The Knight of The Sword
UPRIGHT: assertive, aiming, impatient, daring, focused, perfect, cerebral, very ambitious.
REVERSED: rudeness, a habit of forcing, bullying, a very aggressive personality, arrogance.
The Page Of The Sword
UPRIGHT: full of new ideas and curiosity, thirst for knowledge, and love finding new ways of communicating.
REVERSED: expressiveness, do nothing but talk, aimlessness
The Suit Of The Pentacles
The suits of pentacles are linked with the earth. It’s all about how we deal with the world and our surroundings. It is also connected to money and also represents life values, feelings of safety, and worthiness.
Read About All The Suit Of Pentacles Tarot Card In Detail Below.
|Suit Of Pentacles||Quick Meaning|
|Ace||Money, success, and beginnings|
|Three||Showing your talent|
|Five||Financial loss, exclusion|
|Seven||Potential for success|
|Ten||Inheritance, good business, and marriage|
|Knight||A dependable man|
|Queen||A generous woman|
|King||A prosperous man|
The King Of The Pentacles
UPRIGHT: Wealth, business, leadership quality, full of security and discipline, very abundant
REVERSED: stubborn, financially incomplete, hungry for wealth.
The Queen Of The Pentacles
UPRIGHT: an efficient source of nourishment for a working parent.
REVERSED: financial independence, love of self-care, work-home conflict
The Knight of The Pentacles
UPRIGHT: hard-working, very productive, stick to routine, moderation.
REVERSED: have self-discipline, perfect boredom, and constantly feeling “stuck.”
The Page Of The Pentacles
UPRIGHT: Manifest, many financial opportunities, full of skill development.
REVERSED: Lack of progress in life, dithering, always getting lessons from failure.
What exactly does the minor arcana tarot card reveal about your life?
The Minor Arcana Tarot Cards show your daily life interactions, thoughts, issues, daily experiences, and the problems you are currently dealing with in your life. They are temporary and will be fixed with time. The Major Arcana tarot card represents the long-life issues that will be with you your whole life.
What is the impact of mainly having minor arcana tarot cards in a reading?
If you have mostly minor arcana tarot cards in your reading, then it means you are dealing with day-to-day life issues. These problems will pass with time; all you need to do is deal with them wisely. These issues allow you to learn from new experiences. At the same time, the major arcana tarot cards represent significant long-term issues.1