Seven Of Cups – Gilded Tarot Deck
I. Meaning of the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot
On the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot, we can see cups filled with curious images hovering above the water surface. They emerge from the subconscious. As the voices of mermaids sway careless sailors, so these fantasies can sway travelers from their right path. Like the concentration and control of The Chariot Gilded Tarot, the card numbered VII of the Major Arcana, a strong will is required to help overcome the wilds of the imagination.
II. Message of the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot
The message of the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot is that you are faced with many choices, opportunities, and dreams. Get inspired by them when you can. See them as a source of distraction if they take you away from your chosen path. Be careful not to be overwhelmed by the power of these distractions. They look attractive and you may enjoy playing with them at the moment, but you may regret the choice in the long run.
III. Interpretation of the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot in a spread
When the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot appears in a Tarot reading, it is important to consider your current situation carefully, seeing how chaotic and disorganized you are now. Are things getting too controlled? Maybe you need to let go a little bit. The moment a rigid system collapses is likely to be the moment when extraordinary creativity emerges. The bird in the Seven of Cups is surprised by the choices it has.
Conversely, if you are in some sort of tumultuous situation, corrective measures may be required. No one can be happy and productive in an environment that drives people crazy. Rules help create a structure for life. If looked closely, the wobbly state of the cups in the Seven of Cups symbolizes the danger of the consequences of decadence, addiction, or fall.
We value order in all its forms and want everything in life to be in order. The Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot is a representation of balance, symbolizing all elements of carelessness, impracticality, and lack of seriousness. It is easy to wish for something, but it is not easy to make that wish come true. Therefore, when you see this card, make sure that you always work hard to realize the plans you set. Adjust your life and commit yourself to doing what it takes to achieve your goals and ambitions.
The interpretation of the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot will depend on its position in the reading. In the past indicative position, it refers to the time period in which the choices you made had selfish purposes, and those choices led to the present situation. Past choices made for personal gain without regard to consequences are bad choices and need to be rectified. Honestly look back at your mistakes, and seek to correct them if possible.
In its current position, the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot means that you must make a decision. The death anniversary has appeared in life or is about to happen. Don’t let yourself deviate from your original goal, and build your actions on previous decisions. This is also a sign that you are about to receive unexpected news.
In the position of indicating the future, the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot has a much softer meaning. It says that in the future there will come a time when you have to make a choice, and that choice is related to your current situation. There will always be disappointments in life, but you always have time to prepare. Think ahead and think through how you want your life to be, and stick to your decision. The future can be very bright if you are honest with yourself, and reject temporary pleasures to make way for lasting happiness.
In terms of work, when the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot appears, it means that certain opportunities are not as good as you think. Calmly do your research before pursuing a new career. This is when you need to make careful decisions. If you have considered running your own business before, you should also wait a little longer before entering into any contract terms.
In terms of love, the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot speaks of troubles. If you are already in a relationship, the card now indicates that there will be stumbles in the future. Right now, you need to evaluate your relationship objectively. Are you totally honest with your partner about your intentions? If you are tired of being alone, the Seven of Cups now signifies that the person you are dealing with is not the one you think he/she is. If you are not sure about someone, don’t start a serious relationship with them. This card is easy to appear if your potential partner is being dishonest about their feelings.
In terms of finance, the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot is a sign that this is a bad time to invest or to spend your savings to buy something expensive. Since this card is often associated with unexpected life events, you will need some money to help you survive such cases, as it may bring a setback in your financial situation. Tighten your belt until the storm passes.
In terms of health, the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot means that you have not taken care of your body. This card often appears to people who make excuses for their symptoms. For instance, the feeling of exhaustion that you attribute to overwork could be a symptom of something more serious. Since the Seven of Cups often speaks of times when it is difficult to make decisions because of so many opinions, it is important to manage your health no matter what life throws at you. Go see a doctor, even if it is just to make you feel better.
In terms of spirituality, visualize in your mind your important goals and desires that have been fulfilled. Use positive statements like “I am confident, I can do it” to help you make your dreams come true. Keep a positive attitude. If you need help, just speak up. There are many positive influences all around you, just know where to look for them.
When the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot is reversed, it is a good sign. It believes that despite having so many options in front of you, you made the right choice. Have faith in yourself and your intuition, for you are on the right path. In general, the reversed Seven of Cups carries the message that you will have to make the necessary decisions and make the important moves involved afterward firmly. Believe in your own courage. You probably already know where you should start. Just do it, and you will succeed.
In terms of work, when the reversed Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot appears, you may need to pay close attention to whether someone in your work environment has a tendency to take unnecessary risks and can be dishonest. Believe in yourself, if you feel like something is wrong, chances are it is not.
In terms of love, the reversed Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot means that you finally understand what you want and need from love, and are ready to do what is necessary to make it happen. Listen to your instincts. There is nothing wrong with clarifying how you feel about someone you care about. You will most likely be pleasantly surprised by their reaction. It is better to take real action sometimes than to just let your life go by daydreaming about thinking “what if”. Be courageous. If you think (and have strong evidence) that someone is not treating you well, chances are you are right.
In terms of finance, in general, the reversed Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot indicates that this is a time when you need to be careful with money, don’t do anything reckless. There are a million choices of what you can do with your earnings, but at this point, you need to be cautious and safety should come first. You have or will soon have to make some important financial decisions. Be steady with your plan.
In terms of health, the reversed Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot says that you have begun to realize what you need to do to better support your health. You must have at least one or a few very clear ideas. Trust those thoughts (assuming your health care provider agrees with you) and stop thinking about them. Now is the time to act.
In terms of spirituality, the Seven of Cups Gilded Tarot in reverse implies that you may be in the process of recovering from some spiritual experimentation. This is a time to do the things you know for certain you will have to do, whether it is forgiving yourself, forgiving others, or meditating. The answers you seek lie within yourself. Look for them, and do what is necessary.