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, …

Suits in Tarot – What Do the Suits in Tarot Mean?

Just like a regular deck, there are 4 suits in Tarot decks. Commonly, they are called “pentacles”, “wands”, “cups”, and “swords”. The diamonds, hearts, clubs, and spades are the same as the suits in Tarot decks, in the order given here. But that is far from the only meanings, as we are about to see. Suits in Tarot also correspond to the four directions, and various emotional and physical states of being, among other things. Pentacles, or diamonds, stand for the earthly element, physical things. Health and home fall under this suit in Tarot. The compass direction of East is shown by this suit. In Tarot, pentacles stand for the season of Fall. It is feminine in nature, and influences …

Tarot Suits and Astrology

The Tarot Deck is made up of 78 cards, and these are divided into two sections, the Major Arcana, and the Minor Arcana. But, you knew that right? What you might not be aware of is, that the cards have influences which are associated with astrology, mainly the elements. It would take hours for you to read the influence of each card in this article, so we will start small. Tarot cards are spilt up into suits, just like your lucky Poker deck. I will be referring to the Rider-Waite deck. It is the most widely known of the decks. The four suits are: Swords, Wands, Cups, and Pentacles. Each of these suits are associated with the four elements of …

Tarot Cards – Right Or Wrong?

"What are those?" My grandmother pointed to my set of cards. I looked at her, excited to tell her. "Tarot cards." Her eyes widened and she glared at my mother and father. "Who let her have the Devil's playthings?" My mother and father looked at each other. "I bought them for her." My father spoke. "And you claim to be a religious man?" "I don't see anything wrong with her satisfying her curiosity." "It's a sin! You can lay no claim to this being a religious house if you allow instruments of the Devil within it!" My grandmother suddenly lost her temper. "But Grandma, they're fun and pretty." I argued. "Get rid of them." She seethed. I was once told …

Tarot Cards – Right Or Wrong?

"What are those?" My grandmother pointed to my set of cards. I looked at her, excited to tell her. "Tarot cards." Her eyes widened and she glared at my mother and father. "Who let her have the Devil's playthings?" My mother and father looked at each other. "I bought them for her." My father spoke. "And you claim to be a religious man?" "I don't see anything wrong with her satisfying her curiosity." "It's a sin! You can lay no claim to this being a religious house if you allow instruments of the Devil within it!" My grandmother suddenly lost her temper. "But Grandma, they're fun and pretty." I argued. "Get rid of them." She seethed. I was once told …

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 …