Six of Cups reversed is a card of childhood memories. If six of cups show reversed in a reading, the card is warning you that children could get in the way of your success or that there might be unfinished business between you and a family member you haven’t seen in a while. If this is the case, make sure you are ready for a reconciliation. There is likely to be some emotional baggage with this connection. If the card is upright, it’s usually a sign that childhood memories are resurfacing and that you might need to deal with old resentments. It might be time to forgive your past and move on. You could be holding on to a relationship or connection where you don’t like how things are going because you are worried about what happened in the past. Or, you might not want the other person to be around because of old wounds. This reversed card advises you to cut ties with such people and go on with your life. You are here to move up and achieve great things, and you can’t do that with old, bad, outdated habits.
Characteristics of Six of Cups Reversed
Positive: independence, learning about the self, new perspectives, nostalgia, childhood memories, personal growth.
Negative: unhappy memories, growing pains, missed chances, low energy, past repeating in bad ways.
General Meaning of Six of Cups Reversed
If you’ve pulled Six of Cups reversed card in a general Tarot reading, then you are repressing the memories of your past which would help you go forward with your future plans. You are afraid of letting go of your past memories, which could hinder your growth and development. You are trying to hold on to the past to get recognition, attention, and approval from your family and society. Because of this, you are missing out on the many opportunities available in front of you. This card may indicate that you are unable to appreciate the present because you are distracted and preoccupied with the memories of the past. This could be due to your unhealthy childhood, trauma, or other negative experiences in your life. You must learn to let go of the past in order to move on. Even if it is painful or you don’t want to face it, you must open your heart to the present.
Six of Cups reversed card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position tells you that you are now fully living in the present and not dwelling on the past. You are confident, empowered, and unashamed of who you are and don’t let anyone or anything influence you in any negative way. You are also likely to be the one to encourage others to live in the present and not dwell on the past. It is also highly likely that someone is feeling emotionally abandoned and not ready to take the next step in their lives, causing hurt.
In a reading, you may find that it’s time to let go of the past and take a fresh look at the future, both personal and professional. It is time to embrace who you are without looking back. If you have been struggling to accept yourself, get a Six of Cups in the reversed position. Take a moment to reflect on the parts of yourself you value. Do you have a bad habit or two? Are you a workaholic? Is there a relationship goal that you have not been able to reach even after years of trying?
If you’ve pulled Six of Cups reversed card in a negative, weakness, or obstacle position in a general Tarot reading, you most likely are being given a warning. This Minor Arcana card reversed wants you to think carefully about what you wish for. Look closely and carefully at the items and people in your life that make you feel secure. Are you giving your power to others who don’t deserve it? If so, this Major Arcana card is a warning that you are in danger of losing a significant part of yourself.
Six of Cups reversed denotes issues with memory and a strong sense of childhood experiences coming back to haunt you. You may be recalling negative emotions and traumatic experiences from your past. You are re-evaluating your life and you are likely to feel lost and powerless. You are looking for something from your past and cannot make yourself believe that it is not happening right now.
If Six of cups is reversed, you may be dealing with issues in your past that are unresolved and resurfacing. It might also indicate that you are feeling stuck in the present, unable to adapt to the modern world.
Six of Cups Reversed in the Context of Love and Relationships
When you pull Six of Cups reversed card in a love and relationships Tarot reading, it may be a sign that you may be dealing with problems when you attempt to rekindle a relationship that you had in the past. Your inability to forgive what you consider to be the infidelity of your ex might be impeding you from letting go. On the other hand, it may also indicate that you may have to confront some past experiences, which are haunting you. Even if you have forgiven your partner, you could be harbouring a lot of resentment as a result of a previous misunderstanding or something else.
Moreover, this reversed card indicates that your past experiences with your partners are haunting you and blocking you from moving on with your relationships, which is not the right thing to do for your future relationships. Therefore, it is suggested that you approach your ex’s side and talk to them and ask them whether they are still interested in you or not. If you are single, six of cups reversed indicates the inability to forget the past hurts, and that is also preventing you from meeting others.
Six of Cups Reversed in the Context of Career
In a Tarot career reading, Six of Cups reversed can predict a job that is boring, depressing, or filled with conflict. The reversed Six of cups can also denote an office job where you are unhappy and where you are not learning anything new. On the other hand, Six of cups (reversed) can signal that you have created a boring lifestyle for yourself in your job and it’s time to make some changes. There is a lot more out there. You need to venture outside of your comfort zone. Now is the time to try fun new things that will leave you feeling fulfilled when it’s all said and done, such as becoming a travel instructor or starting a photography business.
Additionally, Six of cups (reversed) can mean that you may be stuck repeating old routines that no longer fulfil you, draining the joy out of your work experience. It’s time to shake things up and try something new. There are lots of opportunities out there to make some changes – don’t be afraid to reach out and grab them.
Six of Cups Reversed in the Context of Finances
If you’ve pulled Six of Cups reversed in a finance reading it may be time to consider how your values map to your financial decisions. The reversed Six of cups signals that your old childhood values may be impacting your financial decisions at the present time. The choices that you make today may not align well with the lessons you learned when you were young. Spend, spend, spend? Or save, save, save? What is important to you financially now? How do you distinguish between what is necessary and what is a waste of your hard-earned cash? Spend and indulge? Or save and live well? The answer to this question will shape your future choices.
Six of Cups Reversed in the Context of Health
If your question is about what should you focus on regarding health, Six of Cups reversed card in a reading exposes that you should focus on the inner world if you are not currently actively working on developing your spirituality. The Six of Cups reversed also states that it is a sign of mental health issues and that you should be aware about them and get yourself diagnosed if you feel any.
Six of cups reversed indicates that there is going to be an imbalance of energy within you, which is going to make you feel stressed and unable to function normally. This is a card of children returning to the home after they have gone outside for a picnic, which might make you reminisce about your childhood.
Six of Cups Card Reversed Through Spirituality and Self-Development
If you’ve pulled Six of Cups reversed in reading about your spirituality and self-development, it means that you’re experiencing difficulties in letting go of your childhood to embrace your true self. You could be struggling with the past, regretting the mistakes you made, or holding on to all your old wounds. You might believe that because of your scars, you can’t move forward and embrace your potential. You can’t let go of your childhood, regardless of whether it’s been good or bad— it is what shaped you into the person you are today. Try to look at your past with an end in sight. What would happen if you put all that energy into something positive moving forward? Are you just being stuck in the past? If so, this card may indicate that you need to let go of the mistakes and embrace a new beginning, such as returning to school or starting a new business.
Is Six of Cups Reversed Yes or No Card?
If you’ve pulled Six of Cups reversed in a yes or no reading, it means that right now, the answer to your question is most likely no. The reversed position of this ace indicates a return to childhood issues are resurfacing. When we don’t deal with our childhood trauma, we end up repeating our past behavior patterns. The answer is often forgiveness.
Six of Cups Reversed as a Person
When you draw Six of Cups reversed as a person, a card describes a person who is unable to appreciate and accept the opportunities that are in front of them. They have a difficult time trusting others, believe that failure is acceptable and are unable to give their best. When this card shows up reversed, you should look out for someone who is trying to please others but isn’t doing themselves any favours. In a work setting, Six of cups reversed people might have a difficult time fitting in and will likely also have issues with working as a team. They have a hard time accepting their own worth and talents, and they might be prone to bad habits and unhealthy lifestyles.
At times, the Six of Cups reversed can also be a sign that you might be stuck in the past and unable to see your own potential. If this happens to you, try to remember that what happened did not define who you are. Try to look at the opportunities that are available for you, even if they were there in the past. This will help you accept your position in life and develop a better perspective of the world.
When drawing Six of Cups reversed card, emotional description of a card as a person means something like a child who is going through emotional turmoil needs your love and help. The cards are trying to tell you that you have to help them be happy. Try to make them feel comfortable and share your child’s hobbies with them. This will help them enjoy their free time and forget about a lot of things.
Six of Cups Reversed as a Feeling
When it comes to feelings Six of Cups reversed reveals feelings that can vary from childhood pain, bitterness, or regret to the desire to feel closer to your past self. As a person, we learn lessons from our past and are able to grow and become who we are as a result. However, with 6 of Cups Reversed there is a fear of letting go of painful emotions.
Six of Cups reversed as a person indicates someone who is in denial and has a tendency to project his or her issues onto others. This person is often the victim in his or her own life and lacks any self-confidence. There is a fear of standing on their own two feet. Six of cups reversed as a person denotes someone who is bitter, self-critical, and moody. They are not willing to grow and are always looking backwards with regrets. This is someone who is stuck in an era and is unable to move forward to the next chapter in their lives. There is a lack of communication and a fear of intimacy.
What Is Six of Cups Card Reversed as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?
Six of Cups reversed can also appear as a positive Tarot card and advantage card. For example, it may represent healing and rejuvenation following a period of conflict and a return to childhood feelings. Six of Cups reversed can also denote a lack of childhood innocence. It indicates that you are growing up and moving forward. You can have a fresh perspective on the past, and on what was. A more mature perspective can also be represented by this card. A more enlightened age may have been reached and, in time, you will learn to look back on your past with contentment and satisfaction.
Six of Cups reversed denotes issues with memories from the past. This could be in the form of repressed traumas, unresolved grief or remorse, or even repeating the same bad patterns over and over again. It is important to allow yourself forgiveness, understanding, and compassion for what happened, so that you can move on and develop a future for yourself based on what is possible. The past is over, and so much of what happened was necessary to help you get to the point you are at now.
Six of Cups Reversed as an Obstacle
When Six of Cups reversed card appears in a negative, weakness, or obstacle Tarot spread position, it means that you must handle things with care or there might be negative consequences. Six of Cups reversed is not a good indication because it means that you might be neglecting or not learning from your past and that you are unable to cope with present circumstances. This is not to say that you can’t learn from your experiences; just do it from a place of maturity and not childhood. If Six of Cups reversed continues to show up in a reading, you are likely allowing a toxic situation to exist in your life. This could be something you inherited from family members (or even an abuser) or something else. You can’t change the past, but you can learn from it. The best way to start the healing process is by talking honestly about what happened and letting out all of your emotions. Be kind to yourself, and try not to dwell on the past.
Six of Cups Card Reversed as a Future Outcome
Drawing Six of Cups reversed in the future position also suggests that you can draw on previous lessons to help you get out of your present situation. For example, you can look back at what you have already learned about yourself and your needs to create the future you desire. You would be wise to seek help from others or a mentor to guide you to where you need to be. The reversed Six of Cups is also a sign that you are unable to leave your past behind. You may be unable to move on and accept new experiences because you are still clinging to past wounds. Try to change your perspective on your situation rather than trying to relive something that happened a long time ago.
Six of Cups reversed card in in a future outcome Tarot spread position calls you to be mindful of the things that are keeping you trapped in the past. If you are struggling with negativity or addiction, you can’t escape it. Although it is tempting to reach for these things that bind you, it is wiser to let them go. The past is done, and it is time to make your own unique mark on the world. Six of cups tarot card reversed indicates someone who doesn’t allow themselves to grow and learn because they were brought up in the wrong ways. This is someone who believes that the past is the past and nothing can ever change it. In relationships, the reversed six of cups can indicate a relationship that is stuck in the past, and there is a tendency to abuse and take advantage of those that are there for the taking.
Six of Cups Reversed Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur
Drawing Six of Cups reversed when asking Tarot when will a certain event take place, reveals that you may be living in the past and not looking to the future. This might sound strange, but a reversed Six of Cups indicates that your past successes are stifling your future progress and making you feel stuck. All you can see are the negative aspects of the past, and you are unable to see the positive growth that this has brought you. You must learn to let go and move on. The past cannot be changed, but you can learn from it. Focus on and accept what is happening and use this experience to prepare yourself for what is to come.