An exploration of Virgo as represented through tarot including topics such as numerology and astrology, ancient history, mysticism and alchemy.
Using the Celtic Cross Spread to Explore a Past Event We mostly use tarot to find out about the future, or explore a current event in our lives or that of our clients. Tarot is also an excellent tool for exploring past events too. All we need do is tweak the positions of our favourite tarot spread and we have our very own questionnaire built to explore the past! I’m going to use the Celtic Cross Tarot Spread in this post as it lends itself well to customisation. (See my free tutorial on the Celtic Cross for a deeper understanding of its use.)
The Fool’s Journey as 3 X 7 Theory In my Part Two of Journey Through the Major Arcana, I talked about Rachel Pollack’s presentation (in Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom) of the Major Arcana Trumps as a sequence, or progression, of an individual’s journey to individuation and enlightenment. The Trumps (minus the Fool, who represents the individual taking the journey) are divided into three lines: Cards I-VII are seen as consciousness (the outer concerns of life in society) Cards VIII-XIV are seen as subconscious (our inward search to find who we really are) Cards XV-XXI are seen as superconscious (development of a spiritual awareness and a release of archetypal energy). Darkness…
Hebrew for Tarot Readers, the Simple Letters is Part 3 of Mick Frankel's excellent & free tarot course. Explore the Simple Letters and the Zodiac.