Since the mid-15th century, Tarot cards have been used to divinate. 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. Today, many tarot games are played and studied. 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 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. 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. 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 first recorded use of Tarot cards as a game was in parlors. People began to use the cards in Italy for divination in the late sixteenth century and early seventeenth centuries. 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.
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. As with any psychic reading, they can reveal little new information, but they can also confirm what the querent already knows. It can be a powerful experience. There are many types of readings and each one is different.
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. 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 unique meaning and focuses on different aspects. 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.