Oracle cards

tarot vs oracle cards

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Most of us are familiar with the Tarot deck. Pictures of the Hanged Man, The Tower, or Death card have been used as an ominous warning in Hollywood movies. But the Tarot is actually a tool for guidance and transformation.

The major arcana are all the “face” cards in the Tarot deck. That means all the cards that are not wands, cups, swords, or coins (disks). There are 78 Tarot cards in a deck. Major arcana cards are numbered and start at 0 with the Fool card and end at 21 with The World card. Did you know that there is a story of transformation in these cards? [click to continue…]