The origins of the tarot are still a mystery, but some people believe that the cards were initiated in Europe by the late 14th century. For several centuries, Tarot has always been a favor of many psychic readers and people around the world. At the present, it is still a useful divination tool that appears in most of the psychic readings. The colors and symbols of the cards always appeal to many naked eyes, no matter how old they are or where they are in the world. Therefore, reading Tarot cards becomes very popular nowadays.
What to know about Tarot Cards
The Tarot deck includes a total of 78 cards, which can be divided into two parts: 56 Minor Arcana cards and 22 Major Arcana cards. The word arcana is derived from the Latin word arcanus, which means “secret”. You must memorize and then identify each card to give two divinatory meanings for each one.
At the first time, the cards were used for gambling but later, they were used for fortune-telling. The images on the cards contain many meanings; the message they hold in a reading can help the reader gain insight into one person’s life. Many of the readers employ Tarot in their readings, associating the cards with their inborn psychic ability. There are various kinds of Tarot decks, but the underlying symbolism remains the same.
How to read Tarot cards
Firstly, you need to get a well-written book. A good book that help you to understand the basics of Tarot will be exceedingly useful when you start reading tarot cards. Some bring you through the process that emphasizes memorization while others encourage participation. Let’s choose a book that suits your learning style.
However, do not rely too heavily on your book. It may be helpful to learning, but you need to combine your intuition with the book knowledge to develop as a Tarot card reader.
Besides, there is a trick for integrating your intuition into your learning. Take a look at each card and determine what you think it means. Do not worry about being right – just simply release your idea. Then look in the book and see what it says. By this way, you will take the focus on pure memorization and eliminate the fear of being wrong. Furthermore, you can also create your reliable readings because you have just personally connected with the cards.
Reading Tarot cards is not a smooth mission. But if you put 100% of your attempt into it, you might be undoubtedly successful. Drive your way in the spiritual world, and then you will receive your deserved award. Good luck!