Cups represents emotions, feelings and all that derives from them: happiness, joy, love, forgiveness, generosity...Also they refer to all the mystical and spiritual symbol of the Christ through the Chalice.
In astrology are related with Water element and his connected signs.
Frecuently, It is a receptive or passive serie but we can find some exceptions according to the number or figure.
The professions that relate to this series have especially conexion with artistic expressions such as painting, music and writing.
In the english deck wands correspond to the symbol of Hearts.
Minor Arcana - Ace of Cups - Rider Waite Tarot