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Tarot Cards Explained:
Page of Cups

What it can mean for your career, health, and lovelife

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The Page of Cups, part of the Minor Arcana, is a card of dreams, intuition, and the start of emotional journeys. This card often appears when there are messages or ideas bubbling up from the unconscious. It symbolizes opportunities to foster growth on a deeply personal level and is often seen as a symbol of natural emotional intelligence and insight.


The Page of Cups shows a young man standing alone at the seashore with a cup in his hands. Inside the cup, a small fish is jumping out – a symbol of inspiration and intuition coming to the surface from the unconscious mind. The young man is dressed in a blue tunic, representing his emotional capacity, and flowers are draped around him indicating the blossoming of one's feelings and emotions.

General Meaning

The Page of Cups generally indicates a beginning phase where one is open and receptive to new ideas and experiences. It can symbolize a creative opportunity or a project that stands to bring much emotional satisfaction. The card represents the ‘dreamer’ part of our personality, the one who listens to the subconscious and delivers messages from the divine.

Love and Relationships

In a love reading, the Page of Cups signifies being struck by the arrows of love. It suggests romantic opportunities may be on the horizon, and it's a time to embrace intuition and follow your heart. For those in a relationship, it can indicate a new path of exploration in your emotional connection with your partner.

Career and Finances

In a career reading, the Page of Cups suggests a chance to pursue a more emotionally fulfilling path, potentially a new project or role that stirs your passion. Financially, it's a time for small but pleasant surprises that may not bring substantial gain but will provide contentment and reassurance.


The Page of Cups in a health reading may prompt you to listen to your body’s needs and take steps towards healing and recovery. It advises more self-care and love should be shown towards oneself. This card can also navigate towards a healthier lifestyle.

Spiritual Contexts

On a spiritual level, this card suggests new spiritual insights or experiences coming your way. It signifies a time for spiritual learning and emotional development. The Page of Cups is a messenger of peace and the reminder of the importance of love and emotions in your spiritual journey.

Past, Present, and Future

In a past, present, future reading, as the past, the Page of Cups may represent an old dream or a younger, more naive version of yourself. In the present position, it signifies you're about to embark on a new journey of sentiment, intuition, and creativity. In the future position, it suggests an upcoming time of emotional growth and the arrival of inspirational messages.

What it means if Reversed?

Reversed, the Page of Cups can signify immaturity, emotional insecurity, or creative blocks. It can be a sign of letting your feelings control your life or a tendency towards unrealistic fantasies. It may also represent disappointment or a delay in your plans.

What it means in Yes or No Reading?

In a 'Yes or No' reading, the Page of Cups generally represents a 'yes'. Just ensure you make decisions based on intuition and emotions rather than logic and practicality.

The Page of Cups brings a message of creative beginnings, intuition, and emotional evolution. It denotes opportunities for growth both emotionally and spiritually. Whenever the Page of Cups appears, it invites you to delve deep into your emotional self and listen to your dreams and intuitions.

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