Since the mid-15th century, Tarot cards have been used to divinate. They were used in different parts of Europe, including France, Italy, and Spain. The French tarot, the Italian tarocchini, and the Austrian Konigrufen have survived to this day. Today, many tarot games are played and studied. Let’s look at the history of tarot. It all began in ancient Greece, where the Tarot card game was created.
The first deck, the 78-card version, was the only one widely available in the United States for years. This deck is considered the definitive. The 78-card version of the Tarot deck has its limitations. To interpret a Tarot reading, you must first understand how the deck works. Here are some guidelines to help you get started. Tarot readings can be used for personal development and divination. This book is a great resource for anyone who just wants to learn more about Tarot.
Modern tarot decks include 78 cards, divided into Major and Minor Arcana. The Major Arcana contains the 22 trump cards, which represent different aspects of human life. The Minor Arcana consists of 56 cards, divided into four suits. These cards are commonly referred to as’sacred’ cards. Despite being used for divination, Tarot isn’t a fortune-telling machine. It’s a mirror that allows you to make sense of your own life.
Professional tarot readers evaluate the pros and cons of using the cards for mental health. They say the cards are a good tool for identifying the meaning of your life circumstances and can spark a conversation with a counselor. Some people may find the spiritual aspects of tarot to be contrary to their religious beliefs. Tarot can be useful for those who don’t believe in religion. The use of the cards should be accompanied by therapy and professional guidance, as it is easy to see what you want to believe.
The earliest recorded use of Tarot cards was as a parlor game. In the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries, people started to use the cards for divination in Italy. They probably brought the original deck of cards on duty. The culture of Tarot spread to the Mediterranean natives. However, people started to assign specific meanings and suggest layouts for divination in the eighteenth-century.
There are many benefits to using the cards as a guide. Tarot readings are more accurate when they are collaborative. The reader uses the cards to guide the querent and help them understand their own motives, patterns, relationships, and needs. They can only provide confirmation of what the querent already knows, but can also reveal little new information. It can be quite powerful. There are many types of readings and each one is different.
Many people believe that Tarot readings can predict their future. Tarot isn’t a psychic reading but it can help you tap into your intuition. By interpreting the imagery of the cards, you can create the kind of life you want for yourself. Tarot readings can help you create your ideal future and realize your dreams. Tarot readings can help you tap into your intuition to make the right decisions and bring joy and fulfillment to your life.
The Minor Arcana consists of 14 cards, and revolves around common areas in life. The Minor Arcana’s four suits are Pentacles, Cups and Swords. Each suit has a unique meaning and focuses on different aspects. The four personality cards, meanwhile, reflect different aspects of an individual’s attitude and outlook. It is important to examine all four cards to fully understand their meanings.