Category: French Tarot

  • What Are the Cultural Roots of Different Tarot Decks?

    What Are the Cultural Roots of Different Tarot Decks?

    As a tarot enthusiast, I have always been fascinated by the cultural roots of different tarot decks. Tarot cards have a rich history that dates back to the 15th century, and their origins can be traced to various cultures and traditions. Each tarot deck has its unique symbolism, structure, and history, which makes it an…

  • A Brief History of Tarot Cards: Insightful Origins and Evolution

    A Brief History of Tarot Cards: Insightful Origins and Evolution

    Tarot cards have been fascinating people for centuries, offering guidance and insight into the unknown. Believed to have originated in Italy in the late 14th or early 15th century, tarot decks consist of two sections: the Minor Arcana and the Major Arcana. The Minor Arcana serves as the basis for the modern deck of playing…

  • How the Rider-Waite Tarot Deck Revolutionized Tarot Reading: A Brief Analysis

    How the Rider-Waite Tarot Deck Revolutionized Tarot Reading: A Brief Analysis

    The Rider-Waite tarot deck, created in the early 20th century, brought about significant changes in the world of tarot reading that continue to impact its practice today. Designed by Arthur Edward Waite and illustrated by Pamela Colman Smith, this revolutionary deck incorporated symbolism from a diverse range of mystical traditions and beliefs. The unique artwork…