Category Archives: Symbolism

Studying the Three of Swords

Three of Swords Etteilla’s interpretation of the card. Upright: Distance, departure, absence, difference, deviation, dispersion, distant, faraway,

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Unfold the origins of the four Suits

At the dawn of civilisation, for Mesopotamian kings, the symbols of power were the sceptre, the chalice, the sword and the crown. Sounds familiar? The sceptre might be assimilated with

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Staring at the Sun

Etteilla’s interpretation of the card. Upright: Englightenment, lightening, explanation. Clarity, glory, Heaven and Earth. Philosophical sulfur. Reversed: Fire. Heat, warmth, glow, flame, passion. Meteors, lightning. Internal, external and philosophical fire. S.L. MacGregor Mathers’ interpretation of the card as it was … Continue reading

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The Stars

The Stars “Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, … Continue reading

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The Fool and the Hermit

At a closer look, there are many similarities between two or sometimes three cards of the Major Arcana. There are hidden – esoteric -, underlying connections. One of these pairs can be

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Working with the Hexa Tarot

Inspired partly by the Endless Column, and partly by the subtle connection between the cards, the Hexa Tarot is an exclusive alchemical deck. The Endless Column is

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Traditional Divinatory Tarot study and learning deck

TRADITIONAL DIVINATORY TAROT – Study and Learning Deck 78 + cover and bulk card deck, 330gsm superior quality smooth card stock. The cards feature upright and reversed meaning, astrological, numerological and kabbalistic attributions. 8-sided, accordion, printed mini-booklet with 5 card … Continue reading

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Another look at the Court Cards, part four

The fourth quadrant: Knight of Disks, Queen of Swords and Page of Cups.

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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:

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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

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