How do you read tea leaf symbols? The rim designates the present; the side, events not far distant; and the bottom the distant future. The nearer the symbols appear to the handle the nearer to fulfillment will be the events foretold.
What is the art of reading tea leaves called? Tasseography (also known as tasseomancy) is the art of identifying symbols and interpreting messages found in the shapes and configurations of tea leaves. Though the practice is simple, the results are often profound, and curious minds have been enchanted by tasseography for centuries.
What does a dragon in tea leaves mean? Dragon: large and sudden changes. Eagle: honor and riches achieved through a change in housing. Elephant: luck and good health. Fish: good news from another country. Fox: backstabbing from a close friend.
Do the Chinese read tea leaves? Tea leaf reading is a tradition that likely began soon after the discovery of tea by Chinese Emperor Shen Nun in 2737 BC.