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. 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 have 78 cards. They are divided into Major Arcana and Minor Arcana. The Major Arcana includes 22 trump cards that represent different aspects of human existence. The Minor Arcana consists of 56 cards, divided into four suits. These cards are often 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. 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. 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 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 quite powerful. There are many types of readings and each one is different.
People believe that Tarot readings can tell them the 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 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 four suits of the Minor Arcana include Wands, Cups, Swords, and Pentacles. 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.