Three of cups – Tarot card Meaning

Three of Cups Tarot card

The Three of Cups is the third card in the Cups suit. The card shows three people meeting, celebrating with cups held to the sky. A bounty of fruit and vegetables are by their feet.

The Three of Cups in a sentence

The Three of Cups represents community, success and reunions.

The Three of Cups in a time based position

Past – The Three of Cups in the Past position could suggest a rough patch that you’ve been though. Have things been hard recently? you could just be getting through the last few stages of it. Look forward to it being over.

Present – The Three of Cups in the present position can mean that you’ve just finished something great. A personal project has been completed, or something that has had a lot of time put into it is over. Consider the illustration. They have worked all year to raise the harvest and it’s finally over.

Future – The Three of Cups in the future position gives you something to look forward to. We’re always doing projects and working hard. There is always something new. The cycle of work and rest is a balance we will continue to experience.

The Three of Cups in regards to life issues

Work / Education – The Three of Cups in regards to work or education suggest the success of a project or exam. Things should be going very well in these areas.

Romance – The Three of Cups in romance is a good sign generally. Be wary that this card can also signify a birth. Are you trying for a baby? If so, I’ve got good news for you.

Friends – The Three of Cups in regards to friendship has a specific meaning. You may meet somebody from your past. Usually this is a good sign, but if you can think of nobody, just be aware of it. Sometimes people come back into our lives who aren’t welcome, but these things are a lesson to learn from.

Money – The Three of Cups in regards to finances can mean that you’ve just received more money than you usually have. Don’t waste it. Treat it as a good harvest that must last you through the winter. Things may get rocky in the future and you’ll need to depend on it. Save.

Health – The Three of Cups can mean a transition in your mental state and physical well-being. Look into interesting new exercises or routes to take to places you go regularly. Working with others would be a good idea.

Spirituality and Mentality – The Three of Cups in spirituality gives off a giving vibe. Doing something with your time like volunteering or helping your community will be really good for you now.

Numerology of The Three of Cups

Three is a powerful number in numerology, and grounded in the material world (three dimensions). Creative, and stable, three can represent our life as birth, living, and death. The Three of Cups in a numerological sense reminds you that you may have just completed or be nearing the end of a cycle; something memorable has just happened in your life. It’s closed and contained and you can learn from it and move on.

Keywords for the Three of Cups

Friendship, community, joy, promiscuity

Other associations of The Three of Cups

Element: Water

As a Yes or No question: Yes

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