Pregnancy, optimism, growth, joy, celebrations, determination, merriment, victory, fulfilment, solace, healing, a pledge or oath, resolution, perfection, union, happy conclusions, abundance, bright blessings.


The Moon, Neptune, Jupiter




3rd to the 8th of June

1st of July to the 13th of July

Trillium is a diuretic, an astringent and an emmenagogue, an antiseptic, an expectorant, a diaphoretic and an ultrative.

Trillium root is used for most feminine disorders associate with the monthly cycle and for excessive or insufficient bleeding. Trillium is also used as an expectorant and diaphoretic for upper respiratory problems, colds and influenza. Trillium is a balancing herb.


The 3 of Cups depicts three maidens with three overflowing cups celebrating. The energy here, springing from the relationship of the two of cups depicted, is happiness, togetherness, joy and celebration. Two cups pour into a third and it overflows with love and joy, enough for all. This is a card of parties, weddings, anniversaries, baby showers, birthdays - any time that families get together and reunite in celebration of something new.

The 3 of Cups represents groups of people coming together to focus on a common emotional goal, and people reaching out emotionally to one another. It also speaks of a sense of community and can indicate a time to become more social and community-minded.

3s in a reading suggests that more than one person is involved in a situation.

The 3 of Cups indicates a celebration, success, abundance, fulfilment and fruitfulness. It tells of sharing a harvest and of reaping rewards. It is a card of happiness and rewards for hard work well done. 

The III of Cups indicates the end of the first stage of falling in love, and suggests commitment.The Three of Cups also suggests that there is a focus of acceptance both of oneself and of others.

The Three of Cups indicates the ‘seed of life’, results, birth and self-expression.

The 3 of Cups relates to the number 43 / 7 and speaks of responsibility, perfection and independence. In relation to the number 43 / 7, the 3 of Cups signifies intuitive abilities, and combines the mystical with the practical. The influence carries with it a deep sense of spirituality and allows you to follow you path whilst others travel theirs.

The 3 of Cups appearing in a tarot reading can suggest that there could be a time of suspended activity before future successes are realized.

The presence of the III of Cups in a reading can also indicate that any problems that have arisen in the past will be resolved, and you will soon be free to celebrate.

In a reading, the Three of Cups encourages you to celebrate and enjoy what is ahead of you. Although there is much work to be done in the future, the Three of Cups makes a time for rejoicing. The 3 of Cups tells of the beginning a successful new lifestyle with a happy conclusion.

The Three of Cups implies that creative forces within the emotional realm are coming to the fore at this time, and
 may also be indicating a period of spiritual, psychic or artistic growth. Often this may denote a lifestyle change of some sort.

The 3 of Cups suggests a happy gathering of people and celebrations and implies abundance and sharing with another or others.

The Three of Cups tells of abundance, joy, hopes, dreams and happy conclusions. It indicates that something positive is on its way into your life and you may also receive some good news at this time. Celebrations, special occasions, parties and gatherings are indicated when the Three of Cups appears in a reading and there are blessings, good times and much happiness to be had.

The 3 of Cups indicates positive emotions and promises fulfilled. It indicates that positive energies and influences are on the horizon, and there is reason to be optimistic. If you have experienced difficult relations with someone in the past, now would be a good time to clear the air and try to establish or re-establish an amiable relationship. Try to accept the strengths and positive qualities of others as well as your own.

The 3 of Cups often suggests the welcome addition to the family and/or home such as an animal/pet, and may even be foretelling of a pregnancy as the III of Cups often appears before news of a pregnancy.

2 Threes:
Two 3s appearing in a spread foretells of a small but pleasant surprise.

3 Threes:
Three threes in a spread tells of unexpected good luck.

4 Threes:
Four 3s in a reading tells of celebrations. It may even be foretelling of the birth of a child.

When the Three of Cups appears next to The Hierophant in a reading, it tells of an up-and-coming gathering, meeting or convention which will reap positive rewards. It could be an unusual or unconventional gathering or specialized meeting or conference. All involved will be appreciative of the results.

The 3 of Cups placed next to The Hierophant may indicate a universal type of gathering.

Next to DEATH:
When the Three of Cups appears in a spread next to the Death card, it indicates the ‘ending’ of things with new beginnings to start. It tells of a complete change in lifestyle and/or career which will bring new people, situations and circumstances into your life. It tells of starting over in a positive and beneficial way.

Placed next to The Death tarot card, the 3 of Cups may indicate a change of lifestyle or work and/or career, with new faces and new places ahead.

When the Three of Cups appears in a spread next to the Temperance card, it asks you to take your time to adjust and adapt gradually to changes and new experiences and situations. Moderation in all things is the safest option.

Next to Temperance, the 3 of Cups indicates moderation, and asks that you take your time to settle in and become accustomed to new and exciting changes and/or additions in your life.

Next to The EMPRESS:
The 3 of Cups placed next to The Empress may be implying news of a pregnancy or the birth of a child.


Intolerance, selfishness, arguments, divorce, domestic problems exploitation, thoughtlessness, excessive physical enjoyment, false pregnancy, miscarriage, jealousy,
obesity, sickness, recklessness, thoughtless behaviour, delays, obstacles.

Intolerance, thoughtlessness and selfishness in a relationship are indicated by the reversed Three of Cups. It implies that a potentially positive situation is being ruined as a result.

Appearing in a tarot reading, divorce, domestic issues, arguments and/or exploitation of another’s goodwill are indicated by the reversed 3 of Cups.

When the 3 of Cups appears reversed in a reading it is indicating that things have changed drastically and new plans or a different direction is to be taken. The Three of Cups reversed can be telling you to look into other options as past interests are no longer valid. Do not look back with regret  -   but rather, look forward to the ‘new’ with enthusiasm and optimism.

When the 3 of Cups appears reversed in a reading it is an indication that it is time to take stock of yourself and your life, and begin making more suitable choices, changes and new plans.

Reversed, the III of Cups tells you not to let boredom or idle conversation upset you. Do not to take on board what others say as you have your own path to follow. Do not allow others to deter or sway you.

Reversed, the III of Cups may be drawing your attention to over-indulgence of some kind. Be aware of maintaining balance and stability as this needs to be kept in check and rectified.

Wealth-wise, the reversed III of Cups tells you to be aware of alcohol, drug abuse, eating disorders and negative habits.  These need to be dealt with.

Appearing reversed, the Three of Cups suggests that isolation from others is occurring. It may be a time to take charge of a situation.

Joanne WalmsleySacred Scribes

NUMEROLOGY - The Vibration and Energy of Numbers
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  1. Very helpful information and very well explained. Thanks

  2. I got 5 cups clarified by 3 of Cups reversed ; my qquestions was is my ex seeing someone does any one know what that means ?

  3. I just did a 3 card spread with the question being about the man in my life. The spread was as follows - Temperance, three of Cups, Star. Can you please shed some insight on this for me.

  4. I got 3 of cups and the sun upside down and the empress my question was if im pregnant

    1. I’d say yes... But maybe someone is not going to be optimistic about it right away. Idk.

  5. I pulled a reversed 3 of cups today. Yes or no and my question was should I leave my boyfriend? I believe this is a yes.

  6. Synchro city w your descriptives here.. Wonderful magical work here. Thank you 🗝️

  7. Thank you! You're amazing.