Cups!

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While the wand energy we looked at before we got into the cups was active and energized, the cups are receptive and mysterious.  The cups are all about emotion, about what’s lying under our subconscious, and are about tuning in to our shadow selves.  The cups have everything to do with emotional maturity, spirituality, relationships, and love.  Continue reading

Knight of Cups/Brother of Water

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The Knights are some of the most helpful cards in the deck.  When we have specific questions we’re asking the deck, the knights give us direction about where to go, how to get there and help us understand how to relate to particular situations.  The Knight of Cups is often romanticized as a messenger of love.  That’s selling him a bit short, however.  The Knight of Cups is more complex than simply a knight in shining armor.  His dual elements of air and water are a perfect balance of intellect and emotion – he’s touching enlightenment.  He’s got grace and beauty and often comes up when we’re feeling unbalanced.  He’s a reminder to be gentle with ourselves. Continue reading

Ace of Cups/One of Water

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We made it to the Cups!  Emotion!  Love!  Intuition!  Here we go!

The Ace of Cups is an overflow of emotion and is easy to remember with the overflowing cup.  You’re bursting with feeling whether its love, empathy, or enthusiasm.  Now is a great time for connecting.   Continue reading