Tag Archives: Tarot

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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Traditional Divinatory Tarot study and learning deck

TRADITIONAL DIVINATORY TAROT – Study and Learning Deck !!!EXCLUSIVE SPECIAL HOLIDAYS OFFER!!! 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 … Continue reading

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Another look at the Court Cards, part three

Introducing the Knight of Swords, Queen of Cups and Page of Wands. Queen of Cups – Scorpio (Fixed/Water, Pluto in Scorpio), under the rulership of Death.

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Another look at the Court Cards, part two

The Knight of Cups, Queen of Wands and Page of Disks. Page of Disks – Virgo (Mutable/Earth, Mercury in Virgo), under the rulership of The Hermit. The Page of Disks is all about taking care of practical things. They do … Continue reading

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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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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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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

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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

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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

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