Uncover hidden tea leaf meanings

A hatchet is small is ax which has a small handle with the wooden end resembling that of a hammer and it is specifically made to be used with one hand.

As a symbol, a hatchet represents protection, safety, survival.

From the symbolic meaning, what will be your interpretation if you found a hatchet while tea leaf reading? It will imply that you are having some conflict in your life which could either be personal or with another person and you need protection in order to be safe.

In order to survive this conflict, you need to be strong and seek guidance and protection from whatever quarter you think is best. The angels can intervene for you with the divine.

Detailed meaning of the hatchet tea leaf symbol

Top of teacup: if you see a hatchet at the top of the teacup, it means that your struggles are happening in real time and there is a need to act fast and prevent it from accelerating to cause serious problems with self or other people. For self-conflict, you will need to re-evaluate your inner-self and solve problems on their own through meditation or any other divination method. When it comes to conflict with another person, you have to work it out because, if you don't stop you might be walking the unsafe path, and you will have to tread carefully, for your own protection.

Middle of cup: a hatchet in the middle of the teacup is an indication that, if you don’t change the way you view life, you might be falling into problems which will involve some conflict of interest with another person, which you have to avoid at all costs because they might lead to you being unsafe and struggle to survive.

One needs maximum security against this person. For conflict with oneself, it is a matter of redefining your priorities and being at peace with others. You still have time to prevent a bad situation from happening.

Bottom of teacup: a hatchet at the bottom of the teacup implies that you are at peace with yourself and those around you and there is no need to seek for protection because there is no threat on your life. At the moment, everything is working in your favour - you seem at peace with your friends, and yourself and your life is organized. All you need to do is, make sure that you have cultivated it so that it lasts forever.

Scattered in the cup: scattered hatchets in your teacup mean that, you have to take care of your inner self to avoid being hurt. Think of yourself or others who are surrounding you in life because if you mix with the wrong people you may find your broken spiritually and physically and you need protection. Stay put and surround yourself with positive energies. It is survival of the fittest.


The appearance of a hatchet in your teacup reading is an indication that you need to be at peace with yourself and those around you in order to enjoy protection, peace, safety, and comfort that life has to offer.

By Florance Saul
Mar 30, 2013