Tarot cards have been used for divination since the mid-15th century. 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. Many tarot games can be played and studied today. Let’s explore the origin 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. Many people view this deck as the definitive one. However, the 78-card version has its own limitations. Before you can interpret a Tarot reading, it is important to understand the deck’s structure. Here are some guidelines to help you get started. Tarot readings can also be used to divinate and personal development. This book is a great resource for anyone who just wants to learn more about Tarot.
Modern tarot decks have 78 cards. They are divided into Major Arcana and Minor Arcana. The Major Arcana contains the 22 trump cards, which represent different aspects of human life. The Minor Arcana is 56 cards divided into four suits. These cards are commonly referred to as’sacred’ cards. Tarot is not a fortune-telling tool, even though it’s used for divination. It’s a mirror that allows you to make sense of your own life.
Professional tarot readers weigh the pros and cons to using the cards for mental well-being. The cards can be used to help you identify the meaning of your life and spark a conversation with counselors. For some people, the spiritual aspect of tarot may go against their 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 first recorded use of Tarot cards as a game was in parlors. 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. In the eighteenth century, however, people began assigning specific meanings to the cards and suggesting layouts for divination.
There are many benefits to using the cards as a guide. Tarot readings are most accurate when they are collaborative, as the reader uses the cards as prompts to help the querent understand their own motives, patterns, and relationships. They can only provide confirmation of what the querent already knows, but can also reveal little new information. It can be a powerful experience. There are many different types of readings, and each one is unique.
Many people believe that Tarot readings can predict their future. Although Tarot is not a psychic reading, it does serve as a way to tap into intuition. By interpreting the imagery of the cards, you can create the kind of life you want for yourself. Tarot readings help you create the ideal future and manifest your dreams. Tarot readings are powerful tools that help you access your intuition and make decisions that will benefit your life and bring you joy and fulfillment.
The Minor Arcana is a set of 14 cards and revolves around common areas of 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.