Tarot Cards: Predicting Time-Intervals Within a Reading

Many people, even very experienced people, have trouble deriving time-intervals from Tarot. Just assume you have cards on the table indicating that you – or a querent – will face a turbulent emotional time, when they will need the support of their friends. You – or the querent immediately asks: “When will this start?” and “How long will it last?” How do you get the answers to these questions? My system will show you how. I have a Tarot deck that I only use for timings in addition to the decks I use for readings, with unillustrated pips and with Majors I don’t care much for. You are never going to actually READ with this deck, so it’s better if …

Tarot Reading – The Major Arcana

It is the Major Arcana of the Tarot Deck that represents some aspect of the human experience we go through in our lives. When we think of tarot cards we know there is what is called the Major Arcana. It is the Major Arcana that is considered the heart of the tarot deck. They are also known as the Trump Cards. There are 22 Cards that make up this part of the tarot deck. The Major Arcana are not associated with suits or court cards like the rest of the Tarot Deck. The Arcana represent life and its cycles from birth do death. It symbolizes the physical, spiritual, intellectual and emotional aspects of man and his relationship to the universe. …

Traditional Tarot

The tradition of tarot is estimated to be over five hundred years old with archetypal roots that can be traced back to almost two thousand years. The traditional tarot has given way to the modern methods of divination, but it still remains a reservoir of ancient wisdom. The traditional tarot decks are the source of origin of the modern playing cards. The history and origin of tarot is not very clear, though there are numerous theories supporting beliefs of its origin from various places such as China, India or Egypt. However, the oldest Tarot cards that are found date back to the fifteenth century and were found in Spain, Italy and France. According to historical evidence, traditionally, tarot cards were …

Cartomancy and the Suits – Tarot reading With A Modern Card Deck

Cartmonancy is the art of reading someone’s fortune with a modern deck of playing cards. One of the primary elements of this divination art is the predominant suit found in a reading. See what the four suits; Hearts, Clubs, Diamonds, and Spades predict in terms of your fortune and areas of interest. Cartmonancy; from Tarot Cards to Playing Cards Just as playing cards evolved from the Tarot deck, Cartomancy developed from Tarot reading. Lacking the cards of the Major Arcana, and the four pages or lords from the Minor arcana, playing cards give a simpler reading, but can still provide us with facilitating insight. Also, learning to do a reading with normal playing cards is easier, and the materials are …

Cartomancy Seven Packs Layout; Tarot Reading With Playing Cards

Cartomancy is the art of fortune telling done with a normal Playing Card deck. The commonest form of reading in Cartomancy is the Seven packs, or Seven triplets layout. Learn how this spread is dealt, and what is says about a clients future. Cartomancy roots in Tarot Just as Tarot reading predates Cartomancy, the Tarot deck with its ornate Major Arcana and beautiful illustrations came long before the common playing card deck. Tarot decks were usually lovingly crafted by hand, the works of skilled artist. Playing cards were rough and simple, designed for common use and to be mass produced for everyone to have. With the Major Arcana discarded, and the court cards reduced from four per suit to three, …

Learn How To Read Tarot Cards – Taking The First 2 Steps To Reading Tarot Cards For Yourself

Before you can learn how to read the tarot cards, you must choose a tarot card deck. Some say that they must be given to you, or you must find them: that is not the case (although, if you really believe that to be true, then, of course, it will be true for you). Although it is awesome if someone gives you a deck, or you discover one in your grandmother’s attic, that is not how most modern-day tarot card readers come across their decks. Go look at them, (all of the cards in the deck that you think you like), and feel them. If a merchant will not let you feel them, go somewhere else (you do not have …

What Is Tarot Card Reading?

Tarot reading or tarot card reading, is a practice of using cards from a deck of tarot cards, to gain insight into the past, present and future of a person. It is a subset of Cartomancy. Till the 18th Century, tarot cards were actually used just like a normal deck, to play card games. It was only in the 18th century, that protestant clerics and free masons, started applying some divinatory meaning to all the cards. They suggested that the cards and the pictorial representation, were indicative of the past, present and future of the person selecting them. Thus began the process of finding hidden meaning within the cards. The Tarot card deck, had 78 cards. These include 14 cards …

The History of Tarot Reading

Tarot card reading invariably conjures up visions of ‘that’ old gypsy women sitting in front of her crystal ball in a misty room full of weird things. The word ‘Tarot’ itself has that aura of mystery around it since no one knows exactly where or when Tarot reading originated. Most of the recorded history of the tarot cards comes from Italy, although historians are sure of its existence much before that. Tarot may have been derived from ancient Egyptian tablets (since the concept of Egyptian hieroglyphics and some Tarot symbols are same-silent figures that speak only by their appearance and representation) or from the Chaldeans’ secret texts. Some believe that the Tarot was brought to Europe by the Knights Templar …