Tag Archives: Playing Cards

What Does The Deck Say? August 13 2017

One of many Baraja Española decks, the “Baraja Azteca – As de Oro” is a 48 card deck of playing cards used for such games as Brisca, Tute, and Mus. This 48-card variant of the deck contains four suits; Oros (Coins), Bastos (Clubs), Espadas (Swords), and Copas (Cups). While the deck is made primarily for play, it functions well as a divination tool. Each reader uses their own personal understanding and intuition to interpret the cards.

Today’s playing cards: 5 Bastos, 10 Oros, & 1 Espada. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? August 13 2017

What Does The Deck Say? November 13 2016

One of many Baraja Española decks, The “Baraja Azteca – As de Oro” is a 48 card deck of playing cards used for such games as Brisca, Tute, and Mus. This 48-card variant of the deck contains four suits; Oros (Coins), Bastos (Clubs), Espadas (Swords), and Copas (Cups). While the deck is made primarily for play, it functions well as a divinatory tool. Each reader uses their own personal understanding and intuition to interpret the cards.

Today’s cards: 6 Bastos, 11 Bastos, & 1 Oro. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 13 2016

What Does The Deck Say? July 22 2016

Each suit in the Bag of Bones playing card deck tells a visual story progressing from Ace to Ten. A heartwarming lamia, a persistent gardener, a spider’s catch, and a clumsy walker make for quick stories. The court cards stand alone, but have tales for themselves. For those wishing something more pleasant, Artiphany also has decks featuring dogs, kittens, and mermaids.

Today’s cards: 4 of Spades, 8 of Spades, & 8 of Hearts. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? July 22 2016

What Does The Deck Say? June 27 2014

Each suit in the Bag of Bones playing card deck tells a visual story progressing from Ace to Ten. A heartwarming lamia, a persistent gardener, a spider’s catch, and a clumsy walker make for quick stories. The face cards stand alone, but have stories for themselves.

For those wishing something more pleasant, Artiphany also has decks of dogs, kittens, and mermaids.

Today’s cards: Queen of Diamonds, Ace of Clubs, & 6 of Diamonds. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? June 27 2014