Physical Comfort, Safety and Security, Community, Feeling “At Home”
Remove the soul from the body and the physical realm becomes empty. Remove the body from the soul and it becomes expressionless. You need both your body and your soul to attain ultimate bliss and tranquility.
The 10 of Cups is the soul enjoying sensual pleasures of the body and the material world with others. This is the true sense of home.
The 10 of Cups is the physical foundation and structure through which your higher bliss can flow through you.
Home is where you feel secure and free to be your raw, authentic self. You can trust those in your circle will always be there for you, come high waters or low. Your influence and unique contributions are valued.
The 10 of Cups is about finding safety in a community, and feeling secure in your love life and social life. It’s about enjoying the comforts of a physical home, market town or society in which you live.
When The 10 of Cups Shows Up In A Reading
Health and Body Image: The 10 of Cups is a sign for good health, especially attained through nutrient-dense food, organic medicine and soul healing. Continue along this path.
Occupation and Finances: A.E. Thierens identifies this card as “being fully acquainted with one’s work.” A secure occupation requires just that. How can you focus your energies on your specific area of interest? How can you refine the quality of your service or product? How can you genuinely enjoy your contribution to society? These answers will be unique to you. Experience the bliss of being good at what you do and sharing your skills with others.
Relationships: If you’re wondering about a particular relationship, you can trust the other party has your interests in mind, and is contributing to those interests in some shape or form. This is especially true if they’re from your hometown, or if you have a special soul connection.
Hidden Meaning: While we separate our consciousness from our origins in order to evolve as an individualized self, we never actually leave home. Our soul family is always with us, protecting us, helping us and guiding us from behind the scenes. They remind us of our true center – the energy source of all that is. Home is always with us wherever we are, no matter what we’re doing – because it’s within us, as well as all around us.
Reversed: Reversed, the 10 of Cups could signify irritability and agitation. This is likely caused from the false heart, or false desires. Rest so that your true heart can shine through. It could also indicate a weakened nervous system. Practice deep relaxation to stay calm, and avoid extreme emotions. Create an environment of serenity.
Advice: It’s your natural human right to enjoy a fulfilling physical existence, and to do your part to ensure others do as well. This symmetry creates a well-functioning community, as well as security for all. The 10 of Cups is a reminder to get out there and get involved with people you genuinely connect with. Enjoy the material comforts of life with those who are on the same mission as you. You need a sense of safety and security that comes from a like-minded community.
Astrological Association: Virgo
Element: Water on the 6th House
Timing: August 23rd to September 22nd, or 10 months
Reversals: Generally, an obstacle must be overcome before a favorable event can occur
Yes or No: Yes