3 of Cups

Meaning

In this card we see three women giving each other a toast to celebrate a special occasion or experience. This card then often represents a special occasion that is about to come in your life. It could be a date, and this is often considered a date card, or it could be an event like a wedding or a girls night out. Feminine energy is high in this card, suggesting that the meeting or gathering of women could play a role in the situation this card depicts for you today. At the same time, this card could just be bringing the message that good times are on their way to you, and they will be the kind that have you celebrating life in general with a toast with your favorite people.

Symbolism

In the 3 of cups we see a joyful card that is dominated by bright and happy colors and joyful smiles. We see three robed women coming together, and holding their cups up together in the middle of the circle, as if they are giving a toast to each other, or to a specific event. This is the energy of the card. At events where we toast our fellow humans, the energy of joy and celebration is abundant. The three women in this card represent female energy, and often this card symbolizes and experience with women, or simply just a celebration. With 3 women in the card, themes of fertility and the feelings one experiences at the news of celebrations like a pregnancy or rebirth are also present in this card.

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