Swords represents thoughts, ideas, intelligence. Intellectual energy is especially symbolized in this arcana series.
They also talk about struggles and conflicts, decisions and justice.
In astrology are related with Air element and his connected signs.
Frecuently, It is an active serie but we can find some exceptions according to the number or figure.
The professions that relate to this series have especially conexion with justice and especially the bureaucracy represented by judges, lawyers and officials. Other occupations like surgeons also may be included in this series.
In the english deck wands correspond to the symbol of Spades.
Minor Arcana - Ace of Swords - Rider Waite Tarot