Nine of Cups :-

 

 

Happiness : Jupiter : Pisces

A goodly personage has feasted to his heart’s content, and abundant refreshment of wine is on the arched counter behind him, seeming to indicate that the future is also assured. The picture offers the material side only, but there are other aspects..
Concord, contentment, physical bien-être; also victory, success, advantage; satisfaction for the Querent or person for whom the consultation is made. Of good augury for military men(.An omen or prediction; a foreboding; a prophecy.) Reversed Truth, loyalty, liberty; but the readings vary and include mistakes, imperfections, etc. Additional meanings: Good business.
Nine of Cups happiness is the quality or state of being happy. Good fortune or pleasure. The antonym of pleasure is misery..
The Nine of Cups shows that there is a perfect balance between fulfilling your own pleasures and the pleasures you give. A very happy phase in your life..
The Nine of Cups is called Happiness. This is a peculiarly good card because, happiness, as the word implies, is so much a matter of luck: the card is ruled by Jupiter, and Jupiter is Fortune..
In all these watery cards, there is a certain element of illusion; they begin by Love, and love is the greatest and most deadly of the illusions. The sign of Pisces is the refinement, the fading away of this instinct, which, begun with dreadful hunger and carried on with passion, has now become “a dream within a dream”..
The card is ruled by Jupiter. Jupiter in Pisces is indeed good fortune, but only in the sense of complete satiety.
Lord of Material Happiness.
Cyclic change, a return to beginnings after a cycle is complete, orderly change. Enchantment, happiness.
Victory, Advantage, Success, Triumph, Difficulties surmounted..
Reversed.
Faults, Errors, Mistakes, Imperfections.
Victory, Success, Attainment, Advantage, Profit. Pomp, Triumph, Trophy, Pre-Eminence, Superiority. Spectacle, Pageantry, Paraphernalia..
Reversed.
Sincerity, Truth, Reality, Loyalty, Good Faith, Frankness, Artlessness, Candour, Romantic Overture, Unaffectedness. Liberty, Science, Freedom, Familiarity, Boldness, Ease, Dissoluteness.
TRADITION Victory, success, advantage, gain, triumph, superiority, etc. “The heart’s content.” (W.) Reversed, the card seems even better: Sincerity, truth, loyalty, good faith, frankness, ingenuity, opening the heart, liberty, familiarity, etc. Concord, contentment, physical well-being.
CONCLUSION.
Happiness, contentment, the fulfilment of wishes, bestowing benefits, hospitality, the heart’s content,’ loyalty, liberality, the joy of life, love of children; concord, well-being; success, advantage, satisfaction, etc. Joviality..
P.S.–In the more profane branch of divination this card is called the ‘nine-months-card,’ owing to the belief that it means pregnancy and expectance of childbirth. The latter is significant of the fifth house, the former confirms our idea, that the cups have to do with months in time.