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What Does The Deck Say? May 7, 2019

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. Deck artist: Ciro Marchetti.

Today’s cards: 4 of Coins (reversed), 5 of Swords (reversed), & The Magician [I].

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What Does The Deck Say? March 26, 2019

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. Deck artist: Ciro Marchetti.

Today’s cards: Page of Wands (reversed), Strength [VIII], & The Magician [I].

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What Does The Deck Say? February 28, 2019

Bryan Lahr’s Wyzard of Odd tarot deck is constructed with literally images of smoke and mirrors, and has the margins lined with correspondences from other religious and esoteric practices. The slightly oversize deck is also good for single card contemplation as the images fold onto themselves and the viewer.

Today’s cards: The Magus [I], The Tower [XVI], & Eight of Cups.

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What Does The Deck Say? December 31, 2018

The Universal Waite is Mary Hanson-Roberts’ recolored rendition of the Waite-Smith deck. Nearly identical lining is softened by gentle coloring. Some faces have been reworked to be more pleasing to the eye. The Universal Waite Tarot is ©US Games Systems, Inc.

Today’s cards: 2 of Swords (reversed), 2 of Wands, & The Magician [I] (reversed).

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What Does The Deck Say? October 18, 2018

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: The Chariot [VII], The Magician [I], & 5 of Swords.

The Legacy of the Divine: The Chariot [VII], The Magician [I], & 5 of Swords.
The Legacy of the Divine: The Chariot [VII], The Magician [I], & 5 of Swords.
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What Does The Deck Say? October 10, 2018

Tavaglione’s Stairs of Gold Tarot is a richly decorated esoteric book in the form of 78 tarot cards. Sometimes wildly diverging from Waite’s road, the deck can read as slim as necessary and as deep as the reader is willing to focus.

Stairs of Gold: 4 of Staves, The Magician [I], & Knight of Cups.
Stairs of Gold: 4 of Staves, The Magician [I], & Knight of Cups.

Today’s cards: 4 of Staves, The Magician [I], & Knight of Cups.

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What Does The Deck Say? March 28, 2018

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: 8 of Wands (reversed), The Magician (reversed), & The Sun (reversed). Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 28, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? November 18, 2017

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: Justice [VIII], King of Swords, & The Magician. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 18, 2017