Uncover hidden tea leaf meanings
A Shell normally acts as an outer protective case of crustacean or mollusk.
Since the shells come from the sea, they represent the unconscious mind; it is shaped like the vagina, thus associated with femininity.
So as a symbol, a shell represents the desire for protection, feeling of vulnerability and something strange about to happen to you. So if you see a shell in your tea cup, be ready for any eventuality because there is something which is about to happen which will leave you vulnerable and in need of protection.
Detailed meaning of the shell tea leaf symbol
Top of teacup: a shell on top of the teacup denotes that, something has just happened to you which has left you feeling vulnerable and you need protection to feel safe again. It is recommended that you approach some of your most trusted friends for help because they might themselves have gone through what you are experiencing - and they will be able to offer the much-needed help. If you don’t act fast, you might end up grounded and stuck in a situation which will make your life to come to a standstill.
Middle of cup: a shell in the middle of the teacup is an indication that, you are one person who is likely going to experience a sudden event in your life that might leave you shaken to the core. Try and find out what it might be and if you can pinpoint the cause, why not prevent it from happening?
If it is impossible to prevent it, make sure that you get in touch with some of your most trusted friends and discuss with them about the issue at hand as they might just know how to handle it before it befalls you. Take all necessary precautions, but if after all that, it still happens, then you should be ready to tackle it. Involve your friends where necessary and making sure that you come out victorious.
Bottom of teacup: a shell at the bottom of the teacup implies that, you have placed a fence around you which makes it impossible for things to happen unexpectedly.
You have worked on your self-esteem, and your inner self is strong enough to handle situations in your life. This is a very important time in your life, and it is best if you can keep positive you will succeed. Tackle issues without being shaken. Your family should be able to understand any problems you have.
Scattered in the cup: scattered shells in your teacup should mean that, you are surrounded with so many unexpected circumstances which have left you feeling vulnerable and in need of protection.
Try to develop an inner self which is strong, so that before even approaching your friends for help, you will be able to tackle some problems alone - and then you involve your support network while you overcome problems that are more challenging. Take it as a normal life occurrence.
Conclusion: it is important to have a stronger inner self because it comes in handy when it comes to tackling the unexpected issues in life.
By Flo Saul
Apr 5, 2013