Category Archives: Tarot

The 5-card tarot spread of Péladan

Recently I’ve been looking through the tarot literature in Spanish and Portuguese, and I came across a popular spread which gets little press in the English literature.  It’s a fairly simple 5-card spread in the shape of a cross, often … Continue reading

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Foreign Language Editions

Recently I received a copy of one of my tarot books that had been translated into Japanese.  The book is quite beautiful, but unfortunately I don’t read Japanese.     I also noticed that the Spanish edition of my first … Continue reading

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An interesting 3-card tarot reading

The following reading, which illustrates the usefulness of astrological associations in tarot, was done using the Llewellyn Classic Tarot deck.  The querent is a high school senior who asked for a general reading about what issues were currently most important … Continue reading

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My Interview on Biddy Tarot

Biddy Tarot Interview Biddy wrote: “Many would have you believe that Tarot is a complex, mysterious tool that can only be accessed by a select group of ‘gifted’ people, and only after years and years of study and practice. But … Continue reading

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Llewellyn reissues Spanish edition of Tarot Plain and Simple

Llewellyn just reissued the Spanish edition of Tarot Plain and Simple. It had been out of print in Spanish for several years. I don’t know yet if there will also be a Kindle edition of the Spanish text. This was pleasing and … Continue reading

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Science uses astrological symbolism

A headline in the news read: NASA Spacecraft ‘Wakes Up’ Near Pluto, 2.9 Billion Miles From Earth The article went on to quote NASA’s 6 December 2014 statement: “After a voyage of nearly nine years and three billion miles —the … Continue reading

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Killings in Isla Vista, California

The failure of the United States to enact any reasonable gun laws has led to the free access to guns by virtually everyone in America who has the slightest desire for gun ownership, regardless of their mental health or criminal background. … Continue reading

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