Seven of Cups | Symbology & Interpretations | Tarot Card Meanings

Seven of Cups | Tarot Card Meanings & Interpretations.

The Seven of Cups is a card of many options. The card shows a number of symbols in 7 chalices, yet the character is undecided on which cup to choose and is overwhelmed by the number of options.

Keyword Meanings

Upright: Confusion, overwhelm, too many distractions, indecision, multiple options, scattered emotions, the pressure of options and choice, illusion, unrealistic expectations, and lack of clarity.

Reversed: Rationality, gaining clarity, clearing paths, turning opportunities and dreams into reality, choosing from the heart rather than the head, taking a step back, knowing what choice to make, and seeing past illusions.

Symbology & Imagery:

Eight of Wands
  • Grey Clouds: Grey clouds symbolise illusion and confusion, as well as a lack of clarity and uncertainty.

  • Seven Cups: In many cultures, the number seven can predict luck and opportunities.

  • Wreath: In divination, wreaths signify victory and success.

  • Snake: In the bible and in many cultures, snakes signify deception, lies and trickery.

  • Ghost: In divination, ghosts represent our fears, but also a mystery.

  • Dragon: In divination, dragons are symbolic of power, wealth and strength.


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