The Cups Suit
Cups are associate with the element Water:
The Heart – I Feel/Emotions
Also known as: Chalices, cauldrons, vessels , bowls, containers, or hearts.
Cups Keywords: All emotions, all different kinds of love, all kinds of relationships, feelings, receptivity, intuition, the subconscious, your dreams, your imagination, your vision, artistic creativity.
The Minor cards represent day-to-day life and its ups and downs, challenges and opportunities.
- Season: Summer
- Astrological Signs: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
- Tree of Life – Briah: creative world
- Direction: West
- Timing: Twilight – Midnight & Months
- Symbol: Undine
- Color: Blue
- Quality: Wet and Moist
Please note: each week, for the next 78 weeks, I will draw a card and write a post, diving deeper into each card and its full meaning. I will then add a link to the card name below, highlighting it in gold.
Card Meanings – Keywords/Phrases:
Ace of Cups – New love, new relationships, new emotions, creativity, challenging time may come to an end, happier times, peace, healing.
Two of Cups – Evolving relationships, partnerships, union, connection, harmony, romance.
Three of Cups – Friendships, gathering, joy, celebration, parties, friends gathering, enjoying each other’s company, connections.
Four of Cups -Boredom, indifference, ignoring opportunities in front of you, reevaluation, dissatisfaction, lack of gratitude, stagnation, resisting change, depression.
Five of Cups – Loss, but not all is lost, depression, pessimism, bereavement, mourning, regret, frustration.
Six of Cups – Childhood memories (fond), nostalgia, gifts, generosity, reunion, kindness, innocence, restoring harmony.
Seven of Cups – Fantasies, imagination, illusions, daydreams, lack of focus, wishful thinking, too many options.
Eight of Cups – Sneaking off, needing alone time, escaping, abandonment, quest, journey, discontent, moving on, a turning point, saying good-bye.
Nine of Cups – The wish card, all your wishes came true, basking in your good fortune, pride, material pleasures.
Ten of Cups – Having in all, family, harmony, happiness, optimism, sanctuary, domestic bliss; getting married, having two kids the dog and the white picket fence, oh and a rainbow.
Page of Cups – Message of love; news of a baby; artistic creativity; Learning about love and how to deal with love and emotions
Knight of Cups – Seeking love; love being in love; prince charming, a dreamer and following them, a romantic, artistic talent, social invitation, an offer.
Queen of Cups – Nurturer, intuitive, loving, perceptive, empathetic, compassionate, affectionate, counselor, introspection, artistic, sensual, sexual, loves animal and children.
King of Cups – Mastery of emotions, emotionally stable and supportive, loyal, compassionate, therapist, healer. A visionary; actualizing one’s dreams, vision, creativity.