Tag Archives: Temperance

What Does The Deck Say? April 13 2016

The Legacy of the Divine is a work of art by Ciro Marchetti. Warm images tell a fantastic story across rural, urban, and fantasy settings. A visually inviting deck, it has hints of esotericism for those that are seeking such things, but those hints do not interfere with those that do not.

Today’s cards: 2 of Cups, 4 of Cupsrv, & Temperance. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 13 2016

What Does The Deck Say? April 11 2016

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: 8 of Swords, 7 of Wands, & Temperance. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? April 11 2016

What Does The Deck Say? March 29 2016

The Legacy of the Divine is a work of art by Ciro Marchetti. Warm images tell a fantastic story across rural, urban, and fantasy settings. A visually inviting deck, it has hints of esotericism for those that are seeking such things, but those hints do not interfere with those that do not.

Today’s cards: Temperancerv, Queen of Cups, & Knight of Coins. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 29 2016

What Does The Deck Say? March 16 2016

The Legacy of the Divine is a work of art by Ciro Marchetti. Warm images tell a fantastic story across rural, urban, and fantasy settings. A visually inviting deck, it has hints of esotericism for those that are seeking such things, but those hints do not interfere with those that do not.

Today’s cards: Temperancerv, Judgementrv, & The High Priestess. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 16 2016

What Does The Deck Say? November 07 2015

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: Temperance, 4 of Chalices, & King of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 07 2015

What Does The Deck Say? May 02 2015

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: Queen of Chalices, The Hierophant, & Temperance. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? May 02 2015

What Does The Deck Say? February 03 2015

The Thoth Tarot is a Love It or Leave It deck. It can be used without knowledge of Thelema or the means by which Crowley arrived at his meanings. Or you can peek into the rabbit hole, and find a new world to explore. Keep in mind that Crowley’s Knights are the same as Waite’s Kings, and Crowley’s Princes are the same as Waite’s Knights. Why? Because Crowley.

Today’s cards: Art [XIV], The Chariot, & Princess of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? February 03 2015

What Does The Deck Say? January 14 2015

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: 5 of Coinsrv, King of Wandsrv, & Temperance. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? January 14 2015

What Does The Deck Say? November 27 2014

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: Temperancerv, 9 of Wands, & King of Wands. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 27 2014