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NEGATIVE TAROT CARDS: A COMMON FEAR

NEGATIVE TAROT CARDS: A COMMON FEAR

One frustration that I consistently see others have, is getting traditionally negative tarot cards in their tarot reading. Nobody likes getting these cards; they are much less welcomed than the happy sun or star tarot card. And if you’re getting a reading with the...

THE TAROT SPREAD

THE TAROT SPREAD

Before a reading takes place, the person receiving the reading shuffles the cards. If I am reading remotely, I shuffle while just hearing your voice. The person receiving the reading also should be concentrating on the question or area for which they want guidance...

THE TAROT DECK I USE

THE TAROT DECK I USE

I personally use Joie De Vivre by Pauline Cassidy for the main body of my reading however I will draw from other decks when inspired to do so. There are many varieties of Tarot decks and there is no standard number of cards across them all. While the types of cards,...

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO WHEN HAVING A READING?

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO WHEN HAVING A READING?

Focus on yourself: If the reading is for you, make sure your thoughts centre on you rather than on someone else who you think may be the root of your problem. Stay neutral: Your question shouldn't convey a preconceived notion that your view is necessarily the right...

THEORIES BEHIND HOW TAROT CARDS COULD POSSIBLY WORK

THEORIES BEHIND HOW TAROT CARDS COULD POSSIBLY WORK

Synchronicity: Carl Jung believed that in addition to the repeatable cause-and-effect relationships on which the scientific world is so strongly based, there is also another connecting principle that does not share that cause-and-effect relationship. He called this...

HOW DO I DO A TAROT READING?

HOW DO I DO A TAROT READING?

For many of us, a Tarot card reading means a woman in flowing robes, leaning over a small table in a candlelit room, foretelling impending doom. But that's not what Tarot cards are about. In fact, they're not even really meant to tell your fortune or future. As the...

TAROT CARDS AND HISTORY: ARE THEY REALLY THAT ANCIENT?

TAROT CARDS AND HISTORY: ARE THEY REALLY THAT ANCIENT?

According to Tarot historian Tom Tadfor Little, traditional playing cards were first seen in Europe in 1375 having been brought over from the Islamic societies where they had been used for centuries before that. These cards were not, however, Tarot cards. At this...

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO GET A TAROT CARD READING?

WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO GET A TAROT CARD READING?

There’s a whole lot of stuff that happens on the energetic plane when you get a Tarot Card Reading. The focus being the energetic plane. It is your energy that directs the way the cards show up in the reading regardless of who picked the cards - you or the Tarot Card...

WHAT ARE TAROT CARDS?

WHAT ARE TAROT CARDS?

The Tarot is a deck of 78 cards, each with its own imagery, symbolism and story. The 22 Major Arcana cards represent life's karmic and spiritual lessons and the 56 Minor Arcana cards reflect the trials and tribulations that we experience on a daily basis. Within the...