National Tarot Readers Association
Tarot cards have been used for divination since the mid-15th century. Different parts of Europe, including France and Italy, used them. 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. 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 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 helps you make sense of your 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. 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. 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 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. However, people started to assign specific meanings and suggest layouts for divination in the eighteenth-century.
The benefits of using the cards as a guide are numerous. 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. You can create the life you desire by understanding the images of the cards. Tarot readings can help you create your ideal future and realize 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 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.