Tarot cards have been used for divination since the mid-15th century. Different parts of Europe, including France and Italy, used them. To this day, the French tarot and the Italian tarocchini have survived. 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 78-card deck was the first and most widely available deck in the United States. 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. These guidelines will 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 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. 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. 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 first recorded use of Tarot cards as a game was in parlors. 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 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. 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 can help you create your ideal future and realize 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 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, meanwhile, reflect different aspects of an individual’s attitude and outlook. It is important to examine all four cards to fully understand their meanings.