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The four cardinal directions of the evolution of Tarot

Since the mysterious appearance of the first known Tarot deck in the mid-fifteenth century in Northern Italy, we only speculate regarding its original purpose. It was meant to be an entertainment instrument, a deck of cards for game playing, or … Continue reading

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The Magian Tarot and Postmodern theory

I bought this book a while ago, and although I still didn’t found time to read it throughout, this introductory chapter is fascinating. I share a small fragment here in hope to open your appetite to buy and read the … Continue reading

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The Empty Tarot

“The Fool is also a musical figure, as his costume is decorated with tiny jester’s bells. (…) Symbols of the creative trinity can be seen in several elements of his costume: his staff bears a small triangle composed of three … Continue reading

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A brief history of cards and fortune-telling

History is the study of the past as it is described in written documents and based on physical evidence. The earliest official mention of playing cards was made in 868 and came from the Chinese writer Su E who describes … Continue reading

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The journey of The Fool

Recently I had a very pleasant conversation with one of my virtual friends regarding the correct ordering of The Fool among the cards of the Major Arcana. My interlocutor seemed surprised when I said that The Fool does not belong … Continue reading

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The Golden Hermetic Tarot

The Golden Hermetic and Fortune Telling Tarot deck is a traditional 78-cards Tarot deck on 70mm x 121mm, 2.75″ x 4.75″ smooth, 300gsm professional quality card stock and the first ever high gloss embossed printed Tarot deck. The addition of … Continue reading

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Introducing the Golden Hermetic Tarot

The Golden Hermetic and Fortune Telling Tarot deck is a traditional 78-cards Tarot deck on 70mm x 121mm, 2.75″ x 4.75″ smooth, 300gsm professional quality card stock and the first ever high gloss embossed printed Tarot deck. The addition of … Continue reading

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