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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

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About the Tens

I guess nothing is what it seems to be. A very representative example of how the meaning of the cards can be altered from one artist to another and art can and is misleading when someone does not know and … Continue reading

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Kabbalism

“It is only fair to add that the exposition of Jewish mysticism, or that part of it which has so far been publicly discussed, abounds in misunderstandings and consequent misrepresentations of the subject matter under discussion.(…)

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The Lovers – analyze

The Lovers was for a very long time associated with the idea of love and marriage. Probably, it is one of the most misunderstood and misinterpreted Tarot card. In each case, there is a story behind the significance of the … Continue reading

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Strength (Lust)

Fortune-telling interpretation: Upright: Strength, heroism, kindness, greatness, courage. Power, empire, ascendant. Work of spirit, patience, resignation. Reversed: Sovereign, realm, state, republic, government, administration, kingdom, despotism, sovereignty, supreme power, arbitrary power, people, nation, weakness, defect, discordance. Divination: Cancer is the Latin … Continue reading

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The Emperor

Fortune-telling interpretation: Upright: principle, reason, cause, subject, stability. Insurance, persuasion, conviction, security, guarantee, trust, certainty. Help, rescue, assistance, protection. Relief, consolation. Reversed: Protection, influence, benevolence, charity, charity, humanity, kindness, commiseration, loyalty, compassion, credit. Authorisation. Divination: Mythologically, Venus is considered the … Continue reading

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Justice

Fortune-telling interpretation: Upright: Justice, equity, probability, honesty, righteousness, reason. Reversed: a jurist, legal adviser, lawyer, legislation, legislator. Law, code, statutes, precepts, natural law, people’s law, public law, civil law, war law. Divination: Jupiter is called The King of Gods, considering … Continue reading

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The Chariot

Fortune-telling interpretation: Upright: war, dissent, dispute, noise, disorders, riots, agitations, battle, fight, combat. Pride, vanity, false glory, pomp, ostentation, audacity, boldness. Violence, chaos, anger, insult, presumption, revenge. Reversed: Noise, din, dispute, dispute, quarrel, harassment, discord. Divination: Castor and Pollux (or … Continue reading

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Death

Fortune-telling interpretation: Upright: death, mortality, annihilation or ruin, destruction. End, deterioration, debasement or adulteration, rot, corruption, putrefaction. Reversed: inertia, sleep, lethargy, petrification. Annihilation or ruin, somnambulism. Divination: The Air, Water and Fire attributed to the Tarot card according to the … Continue reading

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The High Priestess

Fortune-telling interpretation: The card represents the female querent or the woman who is of most concern to the male querent. night, darkness, obscurity, light deprivation, nocturnal, mystery, secret, mask, hidden, unknown, clandestine, occult. Veil, emblem, figure, image, parabola, allegory, mystical … Continue reading

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