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. To this day, the French tarot and the Italian tarocchini have survived. Many tarot games can be played and studied today. Let’s look at the history of tarot. It all started in ancient Greece, where the Tarot card games were 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. 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 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 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 consists of 56 cards, divided into four suits. These cards are often 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 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. For those who don’t practice religion, tarot may be a good idea as well. 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. 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 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 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.
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 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 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.