Seven of Cups and High Priestess


The Seven of Cups is a card of options, daydreaming, procrastination and scattered energies. The High Priestess is the female principle, passive, secretive and receptive. She symbolizes hidden knowledge, mysteries, intuition and is associated with the Moon and its phases. The combination of the Sevn of Cups and the High Priestess shows energies that are unclear and ambiguous, often on purpose. 


Possible manifestations of the Seven of Cups and the High Priestess


  • Mental Fog
  • Muddying the water
  • Distractions
  • Causing confusion in order to hide a secret
  • Feeling dazed
  • Unfocused emotional energy
  • Not making sense of things
  • Hidden influences causing confusion
  • Lost in options
  • Not making a choice
  • Missing opportunities
  • Uncertainty
  • A fluid situation
  • Not being able to find direction
  • Having a passive attitude
  • Covering your tracks
  • Giving confusing messages
  • Being receptive to influences
  • Over-indulging
  • Exploring hidden talents
  • Exploring secret knowledge


Elemental Dignities  


To understand the elemental relationships between the cards, we should always take into account their actual meaning. The elements of the cards are Water (Seven of Cups) and Water (High Priestess). The elements are neutral and friendly to each other, but too much water can lead to passivity or inertia. The Seven of Cups and the High Priestess can give great intuitive insights, but too much water can cause confusion or lack of energy.