Tarot Card Reader – 3 Things to Consider Before Downloading

A tarot card reader is traditionally a person who has studied the art of cartomancy and tarot. Usually, a cartomancer (more commonly known as a fortune-teller) has his or her shop set up in the city near the shopping districts. Psychic tarot reading used to be a novelty, and anyone who needs a reading has to travel by car or on foot to the psychic’s shop. Now that almost everyone has internet access, online cartomancy computer programs have been invented to help people read tarot cards themselves. These cartomancy tools available online or those that can be purchased for immediate download are a great help for tarot enthusiasts or practicing cartomancers. If you’re not a regular practitioner of tarot, but …

Spades In Cartomancy – Tarot Reading With The Suit Of Danger And Troubles

Cartomancy is the art of divination using a common deck of playing cards. Spades is the suit of warning of danger and troubles ahead. Take care to learn the meanings of the various Spades in a clients reading, or even your own. Cartomancy roots in the Tarot When we think of cards and divination, we thank of the Tarot. In fact, modern playing cards are descended from the larger and more ornate Tarot deck. With the Major Arcana stripped away, excepting the fool, now transformed into the modern Joker, playing cards became simple to mass produce, and were a common pastime in most homes. It only stands to reason, that divination with cards would also pass to the new simpler …

Tarot- Secrets of the Devil Card

A scowling winged goat-man, often holding a wand of fire, is an unpleasant picture. Add to that all kinds of scary devil-like signs and two captive humans, and you’ll wish you never went in for that Tarot reading. But let’s take a deeper look. This card can save your life. What the Devil Card Really Means Like all Tarot cards, the Devil has many meanings. Some depend on what question you asked. Other meanings depend on the other cards in the reading. But let’s look at it by itself for a moment and decrypt its essential message. The basic message is actually a question: What are you holding on to in your life, that is holding you back? This is …

Celtic Dragon Tarot

For the ancient Celts the Dragon symbolized fertility or the creation of earth. They believed that the first cell born out of the earth and fertilized from the sky by wind and water was produced by the Dragon. When the ancient druids spoke of Celtic Dragons they referred to Dragon lines, or ley lines. These lines were believed to be places where the most energy, magic and cosmic forces came up through the earth and were where they held their ritual meetings. They believed Dragons were creatures of a parallel world and as such sanctified these meeting places. In mythology King Arthur was burdened by dreams of Dragons around the time of Mordred’s conception and again before his own death. …

The Magi Cards: Learning the Basics Which Are Related to Tarot and Astrology

The ancient Magi cards are similar to the Tarot and other Divination decks of cards as well as the regular playing cards we are so familiar with. This system is also referred to as the Mystic Cards and the Quadrate system. It is also similar to Astrology in that there are elements and planetary energies affecting the Magi Card natal and progressed charts. There are four Suits. Each suit has it’s characteristics that affect those whose primary Magi birth cards are of that suit. In reality, our complete Birthday chart often has all or most all the suits represented, but are defined within certain perimeters. A Venus Heart card functions differently than a Saturn Heart card for example.. In fact, …

Choosing a Divination System – Tarot, Runes Or I-Ching?

There are many divination systems out there, that allows a person to foretell the future events. Europe is famous for Tarot cards, that became a symbol of the western occultism. China on the other side is known for I-Ching, complex and mystical art of hexagrams. And the cold North is known for Runes, magical symbols given to humans by gods. Which system is the best, which one should you choose? This is a question I’m often being asked when people begin their journey into the occult arts. Many wants to learn some divination system, as they perceive it as mandatory element of their occult practises. Well, you can literally divine from everything – bones, ash, tea, coffee, MacBook Pro if …

Love Tarot Readings and The Two of Pentacles

The Two of Pentacles is a fascinating card in love tarot readings. This is largely due to its implications. For the single person, the Two of Pentacles can represent two love interests. In fact, there may be a situation in which you will find yourself dating more than one person. When this is the case, the Two of Pentacles can refer to juggling more than one romantic partner. Traditionally, the Two of Pentacles tarot card represents the need to slow down and reflect. You may be feeling as though you are juggling too many things or that you are being faced with a number of demands or challenges. The same can be said for one’s love life. When it comes …

Love Tarot Readings and the Ace of Wands

When the Ace of Wands appears in a Love Tarot reading it’s usually a good indicator that intrigue and passion may be influencing a new relationship. In essence, it is the card of attraction. Because of its association to the element of fire, you can expect a great deal of excitement and energy within a new relationship. If there were to be any card within the Tarot Deck that symbolizes sexuality, it would be the Ace of Wands. In the Tarot, it signifies fertility, power, and creative energy and when it comes to love, it can denote a magnetic attraction or raw force that can drive to people together. It’s important to note that the Ace of Wands is not …

How to Consecrate a Tarot or Oracle Deck

To get the best work from your Tarot or Oracle cards, consecrate them for their specific use before you being to use them. Some people believe they should not be opened before this ritual, but as long as they haven’t been used it’s ok. This consecration ritual is a suggestion. If you have a ritual that is more comfortable for you, use that one. Here’s a list of what you will need: An Altar or table, snack table, end table, whatever you normally use, or can use for this purpose. A Black and a white candle, or gold and silver A small votive candle The new unused or sealed deck of cards A antheme, A dagger, or short sword A …

Games to Play With Tarot Cards

The lighter side of Tarot deals with games played using this deck of uniquely peculiar cards. These range from the highly complex to those a four-year-old can play. “Zarcana,” a complicated game encompassing battles, voyages, life, death, love, loss, and more can be played indefinitely – or until one player in a winning position decides to declare the game finished. Another game appeals to the younger set because of its much simpler rules. Each player is dealt a card and whatever image is on the card, the player must enact a semblance. This can be quite humorous and fun for younger children. Imagine the delight when a player is dealt The Fool! There are as many Tarot games as there …

4 Tips for Using Binaural Beat Frequencies to Free Your Psychic Abilities

Here are some tips for using binaural beat frequencies to free your psychic abilities. You may not know what these are and how they are used. Although the idea sounds very mysterious, these beats have been used for close to 200 years. Way back then, it was discovered that they could help with meditation, relaxation, creativity, and other states of mind. The way these beats work is by using earphones with differences in frequencies in each ear. It is not possible to listen to the beats without having earphones since you may hear the beats for a few seconds on the left and then on the right. There are numerous websites that sell audios of binaural beat frequencies for improving …

History of Facade Tarot Readings

The history of Facade Tarot reading goes back to the middle of the fifteenth century. Originally, tarot cards were used to play games and it was not until the late eighteenth century that they were used as divinatory tools by spiritualists and occult authorities. In fact, even today, tarot cards are still used primarily for games in some European countries. Early appearance (1400s) Tarot first was known by the name “Tarocco” in Milan, Italy, and the first known deck was believed to be created for the Vicsconzi-Sforza family. The cards in this particular deck are believed to represent figures from a local annual parade. Further experts theorize that early figures from the Major Arcana were designed to symbolize colorful characters …

The Chariot Tarot Card and the Power of Our Intentions

The Chariot tarot card is the card of triumph, conquest and victory. When it appears in a tarot spread we often can expect a great deal of movement in our lives. In certain circumstances, the Chariot can indicate challenges or obstacles that will require us to rise to the occasion and face the adversity that stands between us and our objectives. In order for us to manifest our goals, there first must always be energy or momentum behind our ideas. The Chariot Tarot Card symbolically represents the need for us to harness our instinctual drives and appropriately redirect this energy. This is, in fact, a call to put our intentions to work. In tarot readings, the Chariot reminds us to …

Love Tarot Readings and the Wheel Of Fortune

In love tarot readings, the Wheel of Fortune Tarot card refers to the cycles of our relationships. This usually coincides with major shifts that also occur within our relationships. When the Wheel of Fortune appears in a love Tarot reading, there is an element of uncertainty as the Wheel of Fortune is always indicative of change. The only thing you can count on is that nothing is permanent. The Wheel of Fortune Tarot card can also indicate great promise in love affairs. In love Tarot reading, the Wheel of Fortune can indicate being in the right place at the right time. Chance encounters could turn into romance. True love may be on its way. If you have had a particularly …

So You’ve Always Wanted To Learn Tarot

Are you curious about Tarot? Is it something you’ve always wanted to learn? 78 Cards??? That can seem just a little intimidating and overwhelming. But you don’t have to learn all 78 card meanings before you can actually read Tarot! But if you’re really interested, what’s stopping you? You CAN teach an old dog new tricks! Even though I’ve had a life-long fascination with Tarot, it wasn’t until later in life that I finally picked up my first Tarot deck intending to actually LEARN how to read. And that is the first step… Step 1 – Buy a Tarot Deck! It’s easier than you think. Many bookstores carry them… I know Barnes & Noble does, and I’m sure many of …

Love Tarot Readings and The Temperance Tarot Card

In love tarot readings, the Temperance Tarot Card is the card of patience, cooperation, balance and moderation. She urges us to not act compulsively. Instead her appearance is always an indicator that it is a time for us to stop and think. This holds particularly true when we are contemplating our romantic relationships. If you are in a relationship, and you draw the Temperance card during a love tarot reading, then there may be a need for cooperation and consideration. You and your partner may need to explore ways to bring harmony back into your relationship. One way to do this is by thoroughly examining where your relationship is struggling and coming up with a solution as to how you …