Suit of Clubs:
The Suit of Clubs symbolizes business, work, social activity, practical matters, teaching, learning, and progress through effort.
The Number Five symbolizes active energy, changes, restlessness, communication, the body, and the hands.
How to read the 5 of Clubs:
The restlessness of the number 5, and the progress through effort of the Suit of Clubs combine to make the 5 of Clubs a card of action and change. The 5 of Clubs can herald changes in a work situation, or a change in social standing. The change may be positive or negative depending on the surrounding cards.
From the number 5 symbolism of the body and hands, the 5 of Clubs can also represent working with one’s hands, or making something. It can also denote exercise, physical labor, and providing the extra effort needed to get the job done!
I read the 5♣ as an “action card.” For me it represents “physical activity,” and always tells me that somebody is taking action in a situation in order to get something done. The 5♣ reveals that the thinking, planning and talking stages are over. Now is the time to take action and go after whatever is desired. It might be interviewing for a new job, pursuing a new relationship, starting a new project, or just cleaning up an old mess. In a health situation, the 5♣ can indicate the need for more physical exercise.
The 5♣ indicates taking advantage of some good luck. It symbolizes improvement through one’s own efforts. It denotes having the ability to succeed in any endeavor. The 5♣ can also represent success in a competition. The seeker may be competing for a job, or for the attentions of a lover. This card may also denote a sports competition. Unless surrounded by unfavorable cards, the 5♣ indicates that the seeker has the confidence and fortitude to meet any challenge head on, and come out a winner!
Two 5′s – The hands or feet. Can indicate that something is within reach, or the power is in one’s own grasp.
Three 5′s – Serving the public. Giving of one’s self freely.
Four 5′s – Major change. Reaching a turning point is one’s life.
5♣ + Face Cards = with a group of Face Cards, the 5 can symbolize a sporting event.
5♣ + 9♥ = following one’s dreams, a wish is within reach.
5♣ + 2♥ = dance.
5♣ + 10♣ = swimming or fishing.