basket meaning tea

Uncover hidden tea leaf meanings

If a basket represents itself within your tea leaves it suggests that you are likely to receive a gift from a new acquaintance.

A full basket indicates wealth. A basket near the rim promises that a gift will come quickly. With dots nearby, a basket indicates money by legacy. An empty basket at the bottom of the cup or in big clouds warns of fluctuations in fortune.

A basket in the handle area of the cup signifies the birth of a baby. Everybody requires pleasure at some point and to see the lines broken in the teacup represents the need for a pleasure seeking venture. We are sometimes more honest and open with people that we know.

If the symbol is near the handle this represents a time of material gain and contentment. The basket is also associated with harvest festivals and it can suggest that religious significance may be important to give to others in the near future.

A basket can also be related to a cause or objective. A basket can also represent the birth of a new baby. If the basket is surrounded by a number of dots this indicates that material gain will prevail.

If you notice a bunch of flowers in the basket this is a symbol of positive relationships. Occasionally this can also suggest a spiritual concept which represents how a project results as something worthwhile.

In your teacup you may have:

  • Seen a basket.
  • The basket is full of flowers.

Flower placement in your teacup:

Top of teacup: for the drinker to see this symbol near the top of the teacup indicates that you have the true self-knowledge in order to work towards a worthwhile venture. Usually, however the basket is often connected to pregnancy and a new baby.

Bottom of teacup: if the basket appears near the bottom or on the actual bottom of the teacup, this means you have a deep determination to make something from your own dreams. This doesn't necessarily mean that you have to reject your current fantasies but it suggests that you will do something with them. As we have previously seen there is a range of interpretations of this symbol and it is up to you to understand which one is more applicable to your situation at the current time.

Middle of teacup: the basket represents many possible interpretations. When it appears in the middle of the teacup you need to understand that sometimes you will encounter adventure. There is a feeling that you need to dedicate some time to a charitable event.

A basket seen in the clear near the house shows an addition to the family. If at the top of the cup, either a gift or an increase of wealth and friends.

A basket of flowers is an augury of good things, festive gatherings, social pleasures.

If a ring should be near, a marriage. If a letter can be seen it would indicate the initial. If the basket should not be complete, news of a broken engagement or postponed wedding.

A complete basket of flowers even at the bottom of the cup would have no sinister meaning. In case of sickness it would show the recovery of the patient.

A basket with dots around indicates money by legacy.

At the bottom or in the thick, fluctuations of fortune.

By Flo Saul
Oct 20, 2012