Telling Fortunes by Tea Leaves
SOME EXAMPLE CUPS WITH THEIR
The following twenty illustrations are photographs of cups which on various occasions have
been turned by consultants and interpreted by a seer. The student will find these of much
practical value in learning what symbols to look for, and how to discern them clearly as the
cup is turned about in the hand.
The divination of each cup should be carefully studied with its illustration; by this means the
student will be enabled to grasp the principles upon which to form a judgment of the cup as a
Having mastered this, the knowledge gained can be supplemented by reference to the
alphabetical Dictionary of Symbols and Their Meanings in the previous chapter.
To study the illustrations and their descriptions correctly, the former must be turned about
and about until each symbol has been identified.