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What Does The Deck Say? November 10 2014

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: 10 of Pentacles, 3 of Wands, & Temperance. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 10 2014

What Does The Deck Say? November 06 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: 4 of Wandsrv, King of Wands, & Animal [XV]rv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 06 2014

What Does The Deck Say? November 05 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: Queen of Coinsrv, 7 of Coinsrv, & 6 of Swordsrv. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 05 2014

What Does The Deck Say? November 03 2014

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: Knight of Chalices, 4 of Pentacles, & King of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 03 2014

What Does The Deck Say? November 02 2014

One of many Baraja Española type 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 (Gold), 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: 5 Copas, 7 Bastos, & 1 Basto. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 02 2014

What Does The Deck Say? October 30 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: Deathrv, 5 of Coins, & 5 of Cups. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? October 30 2014