Drawing The Tower Card And Ace Of Cups Tarot Cards Together | What Do They Mean When Together? | A Complete Guide

  • By: Reece
  • Date: 9 January 2023
  • Time to read: 8 min.

A key aspect of reading your own tarot is interpreting cards. For a beginner interpreting a single card can be fine, as there are plenty of resources to help you out, however interpreting two or more can be very tricky.

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However, if you have been practising single card readings for a while a 2 card spread will be a great introduction into reading multiple cards.

As you’ve found this page, you’re probably wondering how to interpret the The Tower card and Ace Of Cups card together in particular.

The The Tower card and Ace Of Cups have unique qualities and will interact with each other in different ways depending on what kind of reading you are doing.

What does The Tower and Ace Of Cups mean together?

If you draw The Tower tarot card and The Ace Of Cups tarot card together, it could mean that you are currently in the midst of some kind of unwanted change in your life. This could be a difficult period of upheaval and possibly even violence. However, it is also possible that this upheaval and destruction could open the way for something new, such as the proposal of a new relationship, a marriage, or even the arrival of a new baby. This could be an opportunity for you to build something beautiful out of the destruction and chaos.

The meaning may differ depending on what you are asking. Here are some common questions and their possible meanings

What does The Tower and Ace Of Cups mean together for your love life?

When it comes to love, The Tower tarot card and The Ace Of Cups tarot card can have a tricky combination of meanings. On the one hand, The Tower card can mean a sudden and unwelcome change or disruption in your relationship, while The Ace Of Cups card can mean a new and exciting opportunity such as a proposal or marriage. The combination of these two cards could mean a sudden and unexpected engagement or marriage.

While an engagement or marriage can be a beautiful thing, this combination could also signify a disruption in your relationship that leads to an unplanned and unwanted change. For example, if The Tower card symbolizes violence, then perhaps this combination could mean that someone in the relationship is abusive and a forced change is needed to protect both parties and put an end to the violence.

The Tower tarot card and The Ace Of Cups tarot card could also be pointing to a betrayal or sudden break-up in your relationship. This could be in the form of an affair, a break-up that was unplanned and unexpected, or the end of a relationship that you thought was heading in a positive direction. This card combination can signify the ending of a relationship and the unwanted change that it brings.

Whatever the combination of The Tower tarot card and The Ace Of Cups tarot card means in your love life, it is important to be mindful and maintain an open heart and mind. Change, even sudden and unexpected change, can bring growth and new opportunities that you wouldn’t have had before. Be open to the possibilities and remember to take care of yourself as you go through this transition.

What does The Tower and Ace Of Cups mean together for your finances?

When the Tower tarot card and the Ace of Cups tarot card appear together in a reading about finances and job, it can mean that sudden and unexpected changes are coming your way. You may experience ruin and upheaval in areas related to your career and financial situation, such as a sudden job loss, unexpected debt or financial ruin. This could be a result of violence or of your own actions.

However, it’s not all bad news. The Ace of Cups tarot card indicates that alongside the negative upheaval and change, there is also likely to be some positive changes. This could be in the form of a new job, marriage, proposal, or even a new baby. These changes will bring some happiness, although it may still be hard to accept the disruption that has come with it.

The combination of these two tarot cards suggests a period of transition in your finances and job. It won’t be easy, but in the end, it can bring about some positive changes that you can use to your benefit. It is important to focus on the positives, even if it can feel overwhelming in the present. With the right attitude and a bit of effort, you can come out of this experience wiser and more knowledgeable about the ways of the world.

What does The Tower and Ace Of Cups mean together for your health?

Health is a delicate balance that can easily be upset. The meeting of The Tower tarot card and The Ace Of Cups tarot card suggest that a major and unexpected upheaval in your health could be on the horizon. Something unexpected and possibly unwelcome is likely to throw your health into disarray, potentially leading to physical or emotional ruin and disgrace. It is also possible that this involves a life-threatening health event or illness, and a tremendous amount of uncomfortable change.

At the same time, the combination of these two cards also indicates there may be a positive outcome in the end. Although the upheaval may be painful, this could potentially lead to new opportunities and blessings in terms of physical health. It may open doors to new treatments and healing, or bring the possibility of new life into the world.

In essence, the meeting of these two cards speaks to a difficult journey that could cause unwanted change, ruin and embarrassment, but could also bring joy and healing down the road if one is able to persevere and overcome the challenges presented. It may not be easy, but it could be worth it.

The meaning of the cards will depend on what kind of reading you are doing and the question you asked the deck. This is a guide covering the general meanings of the cards and how they relate to each other.

Common 2-card spreads

Whilst it’s great to know who these two cards interact with each other, it’s important to note that the meaning will depend on the context of your spread

The most common 2 card spreads I recommend to newer readers are:

  • The 2 card cross (otherwise known as “The Fool’s Journey”)
  • The 2 card “Yes or No”

“The Fool’s Journey”

Setup: The two card cross is where you place two cards face up, one placed vertically and with one laying horizontally over

Interpretation: The 2 cards represent a “situation” and a “challenge”. The first card will describe the situation you are in with the second horizontal card being the “challenge” crossing you (literally crossing you in this case!)

Reading: Using the overviews in this guide is a great way to start. First, look at the meanings of the 2 cards, and see how they might relate either as your “situation” or “challenge”. Once you have that you can look at the general overview for how the two cards interact with each other.

The benefit of this spread is that it can give clarity when you’re feeling uncertain or anxious. Once you have clarity of thought, and a strong idea of what your challenge is you can find solutions to help your situation

The 2 card “Yes or No”

Setup: The 2 card “Yes or No” is where you place two cards face up side by side, whilst asking your deck a “yes or no” question.

Interpretation: Each card in a tarot deck has a “yes” or a “no” meaning. Look at the meanings of each card, and you will have your answer.

The benefit of this is you get a stronger yes or no compared to a single card draw. You may find you often get a mix of “yes or no”, and this is fine. It simply means there is doubt, or things are not yet clear.

Yes or No meaning

Things are a bit tricky for this combination, as The Tower and Ace Of Cups mean different things. The cards are unsure about your question, or the answer to the question has not yet been decided.

The “Yes” and “No” meanings can differ from reader to reader. The meanings here are based on what I believe are the generally accepted definitions.

What does The Tower mean?

The Tower Tarot card can be a troubling omen for health, finances and relationships. In health, the card can indicate a sudden loss of health or change in lifestyle due to some kind of physical trauma or illness. The Tower can suggest a disruption in the body’s normal functioning, unexpected medical bills, and the potential for hospitalization. The card can also indicate a period of time when medical interventions are necessary and health is compromised.

In terms of finances, The Tower Tarot card can portend sudden losses, financial disasters, and unforeseen expenses. The card can also indicate times when businesses have to close, investments crumble, and debt must be renegotiated. This can be a difficult and destabilizing experience for anyone trying to manage their finances.

When it comes to relationships, The Tower Tarot card can be a sign of upheaval, violence, and even the end of a relationship. The card often indicates sudden changes in relationships, such as a separation or divorce, a break-up, or a betrayal. It can also suggest drastic shifts in how people view each other and how they relate, as well as a period of time when communication and understanding are difficult to come by.

In all these areas, The Tower Tarot card can be a difficult card to interpret, as it often means unwanted change, destruction, and upheaval. While this kind of disruption can be difficult to handle, it can also be an opportunity for growth and renewal, a chance to take stock of one’s life and make changes that can be beneficial in the long run.

What does Ace Of Cups mean?


The Ace of Cups Tarot card can have a positive meaning when it comes to health. In this context, the card often signifies a period of fresh starts and new beginnings. It can represent new habits such as exercise, improved eating habits and increased self-care. This card can be a reminder to begin focusing on physical, emotional and spiritual well-being, leading to a healthier lifestyle. It is also a sign of improved overall vitality and higher energy levels.


The Ace of Cups can signify a time of new opportunities related to finances. This can take the form of a new job, additional source of income, better financial strategies, or new investments. It is a time of brainstorming, exploration and experimentation in order to uncover the best path forward. It encourages engaging in activities that stimulate creativity and enthusiasm. It can represent a period of increased abundance and optimization of resources.


The Ace of Cups Tarot card can mean different things depending on the type of relationship in question. In the context of a romantic relationship, it is a sign of a new relationship or an engagement, wedding, or other special milestone. It can also signify the start of a new friendship. In the context of family and friends, it can represent new connections being formed that bring joy, peace, and harmony. It is a reminder to cherish the relationships in our lives and to extend love and gratitude to those around us.


Understanding how the meaning of a reading changes once you start involving more than one card can be tricky. This will come with time and practice, however I hope this guide on what your cards might be telling you when you draw The Tower and Ace Of Cups has helped you.

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