Making Your Own Tarot Deck
The Tarot is a game of fortune telling, which has been around for centuries. It was first used in the middle of the 15th century. Many games involving the cards are still played today. You can learn more about tarot by reading this article. It is also interesting to note that many people use the Tarot to learn about their futures.
There are several different decks of tarot, which vary in illustration and design. Each deck contains 78 cards, which are divided into two separate categories: the major and minor arcana. Major arcana cards signify major events, while minor arcana are for less important ones. The Rider-Waite deck is the most common and recognizable type of tarot deck. This deck contains colorful illustrations and is the easiest to find.
The meanings of tarot cards are different for each position, so the best way to understand them is to read them in different spreads. Some people prefer to lay out their tarot cards upright or upside-down. Laying out the cards in different ways will help you create a plot or timeline for the reading. Because the upright cards are more likely be used in future events, While the reversed cards are more likely to appear in the past, they can still be used as a guide.
The first step in reading Tarot cards is to take a deep breath. Pay attention to the energy field of each card. Choose a number of cards and concentrate on the part of the card that attracts you. You will then need to be still, listen to the message, and trust your intuition. Once you do that, the cards will speak to your in a way that is helpful. This insight will change your life.
Once you have chosen a tarot reader, he/she will shuffle the deck before laying out the cards in a spread. The Celtic Cross Spread or a ten card spread is the most common method for comprehensive questions. This is the best way for you to gain insight and take actions based on the meanings of the cards. Reading books can help you learn more about the meanings and nuances of cards. So, do not be afraid to seek help. You’ll be glad you did.
The cards of the tarot deck are divided into four different types. There are two types of Major Arcana cards: the Minor Arcana. The Major Arcana cards are for the more important, larger events in your life. The minor arcana cards can be used to read about everyday life events. The Major Arcana is the most important set and contains all the cards you need for the most comprehensive readings. The Minor Arcana cards can be used to read about relationships and life events.
The Tarot, like all tarot cards works through the unconscious mind and uses symbolism and archetypes to deliver messages. You can interpret the meaning of each card and apply it to your daily life in practical ways. The tarot reader suggests that you start small with only three cards and then increase your proficiency. If you are new to reading Tarot it is best to start with the three-card spread and then expand your horizons.
The tarot is an ancient art that was first used in France. It was not until the late 1880s that the deck was adopted in the English-speaking world. In 1886, Arthur Edward Waite published The Mysteries of Magic, which was a collection of Levi’s writings. This was the first major English-language treatment of occult Tarot. The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was founded, and the practice of tarot soon became widespread in England.
The tarot was originally used for parlor games, but it was rediscovered as a spiritual tool for divination in the 18th century. Many tarot decks are designed for playing and their names reflect the origins of the cards. The tarot deck today is comprised of 78 cards. Each card represents a particular event in your life. The minor arcana cards are used to represent different life situations such as problems in relationships.
The benefits of tarot are not only spiritual but also psychological. Many people turn to religion for spiritual support and healing, but the practice may run counter to their beliefs. However, more Americans are becoming spiritual, as evidenced by the rise in the number of people who identify themselves as “spiritual but not religious.” The use of tarot for this purpose fits into this growing trend. It can be used for healing as long as it is done correctly.