Suit of Cups

Written by Jacob. Published on October 1st, 2011 at 01:31.

Suit of Cups Rider Waite Tarot

Suit of Cups Common Names

Cups, Chalices, Bowls, Cauldrons, Suit of Hearts

Cups Symbolic Meanings

Anything resembling or part of the external plane. The external plane is really just a network of cords that connect every sentient being to every other being in the universe. Each cord has energy (both positive and negative) which flows through the cord. This attachment to the universe is constantly changing but never ending, and is what bridges our spirit between the mind and body.

  • Romance: Intimacy, sexuality, partnership.
  • Relationships: Emotional bonds, memories/shared experiences, friendships/family, strangers/enemies.
  • Emotions: Vibrational energies, attitudes, state-of-mind.

Cups Associative Meanings

  • Element: Water.
  • Season/Timing: Autumn. A slothfully occurrence of events.
  • Direction: West. Circulative, re-directive, continuity.
  • Crystals/Gems: Amethyst, Aquamarine, Azurite, Moonstone, Mother-of-Pearl, Pearl, Sapphire, Seashells, Selenium, Silver, Sodalite.

Characteristics of the Element Water

  • Adaptive, changing.
  • Intuition, instinct.
  • Sustenance, vitality; everything needs water to live; water networks were used to exchange/travel distances, just as we use metaphysical networks to exchange emotions or intellectual matters.