Category Archives: History

Cartomancy, Class One PDF

Cartomancy, Class one is an A5 size, 24 pages PDF document written and edited by Attila Blága. The document is not editable, but printable. The booklet consists of six chapters:

Share Button
Posted in Astrology, Books, Cards, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Kabbalah, Meaning, Numerology, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Archetypes and iconography

“…the Alphabet of Thoth can be dimly traced in the modern Tarot which can be had at almost every bookseller in Paris. As for it being understood or utilised, the many fortune-tellers in Paris, who make a professional living by … Continue reading

Share Button
Posted in Art, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Meaning, Symbolism, Tarot | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reading with the Magic Tarot by Frederic Lionel

Frédéric Lionel was born on 17 July 1908, in Amphion les Bains, France. “The Magic Tarot: Vehicle of Eternal Wisdom” was published initially in Franch by Editions du Rocher in 1980. The English translation I own was published in 1982 … Continue reading

Share Button
Posted in Alchemy, Art, Books, Cards, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Meaning, Numerology, Philosophy, Reading, Spreads, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Aquarian Hermetic Tarot (2019)

Hermeticism, also called Hermetism, is a philosophical and esoteric tradition based primarily upon the writings attributed to Hermes Trismegistus. The name Hermes Trismegistus in Ancient Greek means ‘thrice-greatest Hermes’ and was translated into Latin as “Mercurius ter Maximus”.Hermes Trismegistus may … Continue reading

Share Button
Posted in Alchemy, Art, Astrology, Cards, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Numerology, Psychology, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Hermit in Botticelli’s Temptations of Christ

The Temptations of Christ is a fresco by the Italian Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli, executed in 1480–1482 and located in the Sistine Chapel, Rome. In 1480 Botticelli, together with a couple other Florentine painters, left for Rome, where he had … Continue reading

Share Button
Posted in Alchemy, Art, Astrology, Cards, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Meaning, Numerology, Symbolism, Tarot | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Secrets of Crowley’s Thoth Tarot

Aleister Crowley was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, adventurer, mountaineer, poet, painter, novelist, and allegedly spy or secret government agent, member, or co-founder of several esoteric orders, founder of Thelema, considered the Godfather of modern Satanism and labelled by the … Continue reading

Share Button
Posted in Alchemy, Astrology, Books, Cards, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Kabbalah, Meaning, Numerology, Playing cards, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 11 Strength

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

Share Button
Posted in Art, Cards, History, Meaning, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 10 Wheel of Fortune

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

Share Button
Posted in Art, History, Meaning, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 09 The Hermit

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

Share Button
Posted in Alchemy, Art, Astrology, Cards, Esotericism, History, Kabbalah, Meaning, Numerology, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarot timeline in 50 imagines, video 08 Justice

The timeline of the Tarot in 50 imagines is a project I was thinking about, and I have planned and prepared for a while now.

Share Button
Posted in Alchemy, Art, Astrology, Cards, Cartomancy, Esotericism, History, Kabbalah, Meaning, Numerology, Reading, Symbolism, Tarot, Tarot decks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment