The Fool: Revealing the secrets that you always wanted to know

2017-10-10T08:53:07+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Categories: Divination, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

The Fool: Revealing the secrets that you always wanted to know ​Walking into a new situation with unknown outcomes can be intimidating. We often begin to ask ourselves questions such as: Am I prepared to make a major change in my life? Should I move forward with this new opportunity? Why should I risk changing the status quo? Life presents a number of uncertainties; doors open for us and we often have to close others behind us. Only by taking the time to evaluate our actions are we able to learn how to productively direct ourselves toward our goals.Recently I have experienced quite a bit of change in my life, which has caused a significant amount of anxiety. I constantly have to remind myself that life throws challenges our way and it is our job to decide whether or not to accept them. The Fool tarot card teaches us not to go into new situations blindly, because we may lose sight of the future. History The Fool is often illustrated as a beggar, wearing tattered clothing and bare feet, which has persisted through the centuries. His first known appearance is in the Visconti Sforza deck, circa 1454, as a [...]

The 9 most common Tarot symbols in art

2017-10-04T13:58:38+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: Divination, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

The 9 most common Tarot symbols in art For many people, a tarot symbol can be a powerful and mystical force that guides their daily activities and lifetime destinies. For others, they are simply a fascinating belief system, but ultimately they do not ascribe a great deal of power to them. Finally, there are others who fear these symbols and believe they deal with dark powers. Whatever group you happen to fall into, it's worth examining how common the mystical symbols are in our everyday lives. Whether it's portrayed on the TV, movies, the Internet, or traditional forms of art, the symbols are ubiquitous. One of the most visible examples of tarot in art is the Rider-Waite-Smith deck.  This deck is one of the most popularly portrayed decks of tarot symbol in modern popular culture, and has been featured very prominently in the artwork associated with 60's and 70's era rock bands.To view a full example of all the different tarot symbols in the Ride-Waite-Smith deck, we recommend that you visit the following Wikipedia link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rider-Waite_tarot_deckThis deck dates back to the 19th century, and was developed by the renowned occultist Eliphas Levi. One of the most controversial changes that [...]