How To Get To Know Your Tarot Deck
Since the mid-15th century, Tarot cards have been used to divinate. Different parts of Europe, including France and Italy, used them. To this day, the French tarot and the Italian tarocchini have survived. 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. This deck is considered the definitive. However, the 78-card version has its own 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. If you’re just beginning to explore the art of Tarot, this book can help you get started.
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 is 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 helps you make sense of your life.
Professional tarot readers weigh the pros and cons to using the cards for mental well-being. They say the cards are a good tool for identifying the meaning of your life circumstances and can spark a conversation with a counselor. 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. Therapy and professional guidance should be used in conjunction with the use of the cards, as it is easy for you to see what you believe.
The earliest recorded use of Tarot cards was as a parlor game. People began to use the cards in Italy for divination in the late sixteenth century and early seventeenth centuries. They likely brought the original deck of cards with them on duty. The culture of Tarot then made its way to the native populations of the Mediterranean. 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 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.
People believe that Tarot readings can tell them the future. Although Tarot is not a psychic reading, it does serve as a way to tap into intuition. You can create the life you desire by understanding the images of the cards. Tarot readings help you create the ideal future and manifest 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 specific meaning and focus on different aspects of life. The four personality cards reflect the different aspects of an individual’s outlook and attitude. It is important to examine all four cards to fully understand their meanings.