Cups

Definition of Cups

The suit of cups is one of the four suits of the minor arcana of the tarot cards. Sometimes they are called chalices or bowls.

This suit represents the element of water, and is associated with hearts in playing cards. In a card reading, this suit can help you to understand your emotions, indicate that the situation involved is an emotional issue or give you glimpses as to how someone else is feeling about you or a particular aspect of things. Cups are also associated with creativity, inspiration, intuition and attachment.

TERM OF THE DAY

Waxing Moon

The moon is waxing when it is growing from new to full. This period makes up the first half of the lunar calendar. During this time, the moon will pass through approximately six of the astrological signs. There is much folklore about what activities to do and not to do during a waxing moon.

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