Cards

The Lovers – analyze

Written by  on June 19, 2017

The Lovers

In most of the earliest versions, including the Marseilles Tarot, it was called The Lover – singular – and showed a man between two women, above whom was a Cupid with a posed arrow.
It also may be considered the symbol of the duality of the single individual. Read more…

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The Court cards

Written by  on June 15, 2017

The Court Cards (UET deck by Attila Blaga)

The Court cards are a very interesting component of the Tarot deck and there are several different ways to interpret them in a spread.
Traditionally they were associated with human figures, ourselves and the people we interact with.
To understand how they were assigned and associated, we must go back to the traditional playing cards and their use of fortune-telling. Read more…

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The four Aces

Written by  on June 13, 2017

The Four Aces (ABT Tarot)

The 4 Aces represent the 4 cardinal points, the 4 seasons, respectively the 4 major astronomical events, the 2 equinoxes and the 2 solstices.
The Ace of Wands represent the Spring or March Equinox, The Ace of Cups represent the Summer or June Solstice, the Ace of Swords represent Autumn or the September Equinox and the Ace of Disks represent the Winter or December Solstice. Read more…

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The numbering of the small cards and their associations

Written by  on May 15, 2017

The numbering of the small cards and their associations

Most of the Tarot readers relays on Numerological calculations, during their readings they add up the numbers of the cards and based on this calculations, draw conclusions, make predictions or give advices.
My concern is that practitioners do not really know and understand the theoretical aspects of the esoteric sciences and how these are all connected and based on a common, unitary system. Read more…

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Strength (Lust)

Written by  on February 29, 2016

Strength (Lust) – Active/Intuitive
Jungian Archetype: The Lover
5th House, House of Pleasure (Children)
Astrology: Leo
Ruling Planet: Sun
Time: 23 July – 22 August
Numerology: 1

Leo is the fifth sign of the zodiac. These folks are impossible to miss, since they love being center stage. Making an impression is Job One for Leos, and when you consider their personal magnetism, you see the job is quite easy. Read more…

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The Emperor

Written by  on February 29, 2016

The Emperor – Reactive/Intuitive
Jungian Archetype: The Jester (Fool)
1st House, House of Self (Life)
Astrology: Aries
Ruling Planet: Mars
Time: 21 March – 20 April
Numerology: 2

Aries is the first sign of the zodiac, and that’s pretty much how those born under this sign see themselves: first. Aries are the leaders of the pack, first in line to get things going. Whether or not everything gets done is another question altogether, for an Aries prefers to initiate rather than to complete. Read more…

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Justice

Written by  on February 29, 2016

Justice – Reconciling/Intuitive
Jungian Archetype: The Warrior (Hero)
9th House, House of Philosophy (Journeys)
Astrology: Sagittarius
Ruling Planet: Jupiter
Time: 22 November – 21 December
Numerology: 3

Sagittarius, the ninth sign of the zodiac, is the home of the wanderers of the zodiac. It’s not a mindless ramble for these folks, either. Sagittarians are truth-seekers, and the best way for them to do this is to hit the road, talk to others and get some answers. Read more…

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The Chariot

Written by  on February 28, 2016

The Chariot – Reactive/Emotional
Jungian Archetype: The Orphan (Everyman)
4th House, House of Home and Family (Parent)
Astrology: Cancer
Ruling Planet: Moon
Time: 22 June – 22 July
Numerology: 4

Cancer, the fourth sign of the zodiac, is all about home. Those born under this sign are ‘roots’ kinds of people, and take great pleasure in the comforts of home and family. Cancers are maternal, domestic and love to nurture others. Read more…

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(Little) Death

Written by  on February 28, 2016

(Little) Death – Active/Emotional
Jungian Archetype: The Destroyer (Outlaw)
8th House, House of Reincarnation (Death)
Astrology: Scorpio
Ruling Planet: Pluto
Time: 23 October – 21 November
Numerology: 5

According to the Oxford English Dictionary “La petite mort” (French for “the little death”) is an expression which means “the brief loss or weakening of consciousness” and in modern usage refers specifically to “the sensation of orgasm as likened to death”. Read more…

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The High Priestess

Written by  on February 28, 2016

The High Priestess – Reconciling/Practical
Jungian Archetype: The Sage
6th House, House of Health (Health)
Astrology: Virgo
Ruling Planet: Ceres
Time: 23 August – 22 September
Numerology: 12

Virgo is a very independent zodiac sign. They are fully able to put their intelligence to use and get things done for themselves. It is possible however that their narrow mindedness causes their creativity to suffer and they may lead regular routine lives. Read more…

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