Happiness, childhood, reminiscing, rewards, enjoyment, new environments, new employment, memories of the past, giving and receiving, serenity, positive outcomes.


The Moon



22nd of September to the 27th of September

1st of November to the 13th of November

Watermelon is a diuretic and refrigerant and the seeds are used to treat fluid retention and all urinary disorders.

The Six of Cups speaks of equilibrium, stability, the balance of mind and spirit, and harmony.

The Six of Cups tarot card is a reminder that by giving of ourselves we receive in kind, and the 6 of Cups is about generosity and gratitude.

The 6 of Cups is often associated with children and childhood pleasures such as playfulness and innocence, and tells of a love of children, happy memories of childhood and a genuine love of family life in general.

The VI of Cups represents happy memories, inner-peace, serenity and harmony. The 6 of Cups is often seen as a card of the past and of memories. Reminiscing about the past will bring pleasure.

The VI of Cups suggests a learning process, as well as memories, happiness and enjoyment of the past. Past efforts may bring present rewards.

The 6 of Cups prompts us to choose the right path with others at heart, rather than make selfish choices.

The 6 of Cups tells of happiness, old memories, friends from the past and celebrations. It tells of good friendships being formed and favourable sociable occasions.

The Cups are full of growth and the gifts presented are those of learning and of memories. 

The 6 of Cups can sometimes indicate the giving of wisdom to a child and/or children.

The Six of Cups relates to the number 46 / 10 / 1 and suggests leadership, initiation, independence and pioneering. The 46 / 10 / 1 energy cares little for money and the material aspects of life, yet is able to attract whatever is needed, whenever it is needed.

6s in a reading indicates adaptability and the ability to change during difficult times, and there is a focus on new environments and nostalgia.

The Six of Cups asks you to count your blessings and be grateful for what you have, rather than lament what you have not. You will feel at peace at this time and will enjoy life’s simple pleasures, and you may even experiment with arts and crafts and discover hidden talents.

The changes that may occur in the querant’s life may not have manifested themselves yet as this card indicates that the changes are in the very early stages.

The 6 of Cups appearing in a reading may be indicating that a new career opportunity or a change of residence may be presented to you in the very near future.

A personal gift, a type of inheritance or a special treat may come along unexpectedly when the 6 of Cups appears. If you are yearning to travel and experience other cultures and lifestyles, the 6 of Cups indicates that a most appropriate and suitable time is coming up to so do, so start planning your trip.

The Six of Cups in a reading indicates reward for past efforts and recognition for acts of kindness. An old friend or lover may return unexpectedly to pay back a kindness or lend a hand in a time of need.

The VI of Cups suggests that you will have the opportunity to take on responsibilities and put things in order in your life to allow positive new beginnings to come into your life.

The VI of Cups in a reading may be telling of someone who only plays at love, rather than one who commits themselves seriously. It may be warning of temporary relationships in your life at this time.

The 6 of Cups tells of old friends and/or acquaintances being re-united and a possibly of re-entering your life, and you may enjoy reminiscing about the past together. This may also usher in new career opportunities through these contacts.

The VI of Cups may be implying that you may be presented with a new job offer, a promotion or a chance to relocate. This would be a most positive prospect.

Within a reading, the Six of Cups may be informing you of an inheritance or financial windfall coming into your life.

The 6 of Cups may represent new experiences. It may depict a scene of things that are in the past, such as childhood.

The VI of Cups implies an acceptance and understanding of past issues and experiences, and a time of your quiet contemplation to assimilate all facets of your life to date.

The appearance of the 6 of Cups in a reading may be indicating a reunion with long lost family and/or friends. The 6 of Cups tells of friends from the past reappearing in your life or a new friend or acquaintance will have a great deal in common with you. It can also indicate an exchange of gifts.

2 Sixes:
Two 6s appearing in a spread tells of justifiable faith and trust in your partner.

3 Sixes:
Three Sixes tells of an exciting romance. They imply that there are ‘romantic times’ ahead.

4 Sixes:
Four 6s appearing in a spread tells of emotional security.

Next to The MOON:
When the VI of Cups appears next to The Moon in a reading, it brings a message that an issue or regrets from the past have not been fully resolved and they may come back to haunt you, so keep your emotions balanced and remain aware of the emotional lesson of the experience/s. It may remain to haunt you until the issue is fully understood and dealt with. Do not fall into the same trap again. It is a time to look realistically at a situation or issue that has not been going to plan of late, to see where you have misjudged or miscalculated.

When the Six of Cups appears in a spread next to the Strength card, it is an indication that you have the abilities to achieve your goals at this time. The energies were not auspicious earlier, but the time is now right to pursue goals and dreams you have been holding onto. You have the ability to achieve your goals and live up to your own expectations. All it takes is your own determination and positive mindset.

When the VI of Cups appears in a reading next to The Hierophant it is asking you to look carefully at all your close relationships. Some adjustments may need to be made.

Next to the Hierophant, the 6 of Cups tells of meaningful relationships that are currently shrouded in misunderstandings.

Next to The EMPEROR:
The VI of Cups appearing next to The Emperor is an indication that there may be some misunderstandings within a personal relationship that need to be discussed and resolved.

Next to The EMPRESS:
The 6 of Cups appearing in a spread next to The Empress it implies that some work needs to be put into a personal relationship as there have been some mis-communications and mis-understandings that need to be corrected.

Next to The MOON:
Positioned next to The Moon, the 6 of Cups indicates that some concern/s from the past will come up and suggests that someone feels misunderstood.


Renewal, living in the past, nostalgia, delay, the future.

The Six of Cups reversed indicates being haunted by an unhappy past, to the extent that the present cannot be fully enjoyed.

Reversed, the 6 of Cups can signify a reluctance to face up to changes in a relationship or in a domestic situation. You are asked to concentrate on the positives and adapt as best you can. If you find the arrangements or changes to be totally to your disliking, you are given the opportunity to leave the situation all together.

When the 6 of Cups appears reversed in a spread it may be indicting that delays, obstacles and challenges lay ahead of you, and a trip or special event or occasion may be postponed or even cancelled.

The reversed Six of Cups tells of a need to get out of a stifling situation or relationship. Things will not progress positively unless you make moves to either end the relationship or leave the situation.

The VI of Cups reversed tells of disappointments and is a message for you to stop living in the past and re-hashing past hurts and slights.

The 6 of Cups indicates that you may be finding it difficult to face the future and you may be lacking in emotional strength. It may be indicating that you are clinging to old hurts and resentments, and this is keeping you in a stagnant, rigid place.

It may also be warning you that it is time to re-assess your personal relationships, as all may not be as they seem. Look at the stark realities and be honest with yourself about your true feelings.

If you have been feeling physically and emotionally drained, the reversed VI of Cups is a message to take time to look at your lifestyle, then make positive changes.

Appearing reversed, the 6 of Cups indicates that outside forces and sources are the main focus for your sense of happiness and well-being. It is time to look within, rather than outside of yourself, and take the time to do a great deal of soul-searching.

Joanne WalmsleySacred Scribes

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