Tag Archives: King of Cups

What Does The Deck Say? February 27 2016

The Bosch Tarot is a series of collages based on the paintings of Hieronymus Bosch. Using a unique set of meanings that is not derived from Waite, it will sometimes read direct, and sometimes read like a koan. It is a good deck for introspection and examination of internal motives.

Today’s cards: Strength [XI], Knight of Chalices, & King of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? February 27 2016

What Does The Deck Say? December 07 2015

The Fey Tarot is the work of Mara Aghem. While the card names mostly track conventional tarot naming, the scenes differ from Pamela Coleman Smith’s renditions. Not all minors display the full pip count of their number. Rather, the scenes are meant to evoke the intuition of the reader rather than depend on long lists of regurgitated meanings.

Today’s cards: Ace of Wands, The World, & King of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? December 07 2015

What Does The Deck Say? November 30 2015

The Fey Tarot is the work of Mara Aghem. While the card names mostly track conventional tarot naming, the scenes differ from Pamela Coleman Smith’s renditions. Not all minors display the full pip count of their number. Rather, the scenes are meant to evoke the intuition of the reader rather than depend on long lists of regurgitated meanings.

Today’s cards: The Sun, 10 of Pentacles, & King of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 30 2015

What Does The Deck Say? July 20 2015

The Fey Tarot is the work of Mara Aghem. While the card names mostly track conventional tarot naming, the scenes differ from Pamela Coleman Smith’s renditions. Not all minors display the full pip count of their number. Rather, the scenes are meant to evoke the intuition of the reader rather than depend on long lists of regurgitated meanings.

Today’s cards: Death, Knave of Chalices, & King of Chalices. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? July 20 2015

What Does The Deck Say? April 23 2015

The Sweeney Tarot was designed to read with reversals. Having the expected 78 cards, one could use any system of meanings with it. However Lee Bradford has put deep thought into the meanings of the Sweeney Tarot, making sure it is approachable by all and without occult or religious concerns that would restrict its audience or use.

Today’s cards: 2 of Wandsrv, King of Cups, & 2 of Cups. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 23 2015

What Does The Deck Say? February 12 2015

The Sweeney Tarot was designed to read with reversals. Having the expected 78 cards, one could use any system of meanings with it. However Lee Bradford has put deep thought into the meanings of the Sweeney Tarot, making sure it is approachable by all and without occult or religious concerns that would restrict its audience or use.

Today’s cards: King of Cupsrv, 10 of Wandsrv, & 9 of Cupsrv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? February 12 2015

What Does The Deck Say? October 01 2014

The Legacy of the Divine’s meanings are a reconciliation between Waite and Crowley. While purists of either system will be howling at the mingling of meanings and symbolism, the deck stands for itself and Leisa ReFalo’s meanings have proven themselves over the years.

Today’s cards: 3 of Wands, King of Cupsrv, & 7 of Coinsrv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? October 01 2014