How do you read tea leaf symbols? The cup is divided into three parts. 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 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.
What is the act 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 it mean to read the tea leaves? To predict the future by interpreting signs. An allusion to tasseography, a type of divination involving tea leaves.