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 explore the origin of tarot. It all started in ancient Greece, where the Tarot card games were 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. However, the 78-card version has its own 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. If you’re just beginning to explore the art of Tarot, this book can help you get started.
Modern tarot decks include 78 cards, divided into Major 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 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. The cards can be used to help you identify the meaning of your life and spark a conversation with counselors. 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. 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. 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. In the eighteenth century, however, people began assigning specific meanings to the cards and suggesting layouts for divination.
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 a powerful experience. There are many different types of readings, and each one is unique.
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 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 unique meaning and focuses on different aspects. The four personality cards reflect the different aspects of an individual’s outlook and attitude. Often, it is important to study all of these cards in order to understand the meanings behind their meanings.