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Complete Idiots Guide To Tarot 2ND Edition

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Publisher Comments:

You're no idiot, of course. You've had your "fortune" read and know that Tarot is an ancient and fascinating art form. But when it comes to understanding what the Hermit and High Priestess tell you, you feel like a fool--though not the adventurous Fool in the Tarot deck. Take fate into your own hands! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Tarot and Fortune-Telling deals you the cards and explains what the pictures say about you. Soon, you'll be off on an exciting journey of self-discovery. In this Complete Idiot's Guide, you get:

Synopsis:

An updated and revised look at how to uncover your karmic destiny through the symbols and metaphors of the tarot. This 2nd edition includes a new chapter on choosing the right tarot deck for you (or designing your own) plus new sample readings and yearly readings for 2004 and 2005.

Synopsis:

Now updated and revised, this guide to how a Tarot deck is used to reveal one's destiny is an informative overview for longtime practitioners and a clear introduction for New Age explorers.

About the Author

Arlene Tognetti has been studying Tarot and astrology since the 1970s and started her own practice in 1980. She began teaching the Tarot at the University of Washington in the Experimental College in 1982 and currently teaches the Tarot at Pierce College in Tacoma.

Lisa Lenard is the author of five novels and ten trade nonfiction books, including The Complete Idiot's Guide to Astrology.

Table of Contents

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Tarot Part 1: All About Tarot

1. What Is Tarot?

A Tarot primer to help you see that the Tarot is much more than a pack of cards.

2. Back to the Future

Some history, some psychology, and even some English class.

3. What Tarot Reveals About You

Using Tarot cards to learn about yourself.

Part 2: Getting to Know the Cards

4. Contemplating Tarot Cards

Different decks for different folks—including you!

5. What Do You See in the Cards?

Learning to communicate with your Tarot deck.

6. Learning to Use the Tarot Deck

Some beginning exercises and journaling to get you started.

Part 3: The Major Arcana: A Fool for the World

7. Don't Be an Idiot, Be a Fool

What's behind the Major Arcana cards.

8. Setting off on the Life Path

The Fool, the Magician, the High Priestess, the Empress, the Emperor, and the Hierophant.

9. What Kind of Fool Are You?

The Lovers, the Chariot, Strength, the Hermit, the Wheel of Fortune, and Justice.

10. The Fool in Dante's Dark Wood

The Hanged Man, Death, Temperance, the Devil, and the Tower.

11.The Fool in Tune with the Universe

The Stars, the Moon, the Sun, Judgement, and the World.

Part 4: The Minor Arcana: Wands, Cups, Swords, and Pentacles

12. Everyday Cards

What's behind the Minor Arcana cards.

13. Wands: The Fruits of Your Labors, the Tools of Your Trade

Everything you ever wanted to know about Wands.

14. Cups: Life, Creativity, Emotions

Everything you ever wanted to know about Cups.

15. Swords: Action, Power, Obstacles

Everything you ever wanted to know about Swords.

16. Pentacles: Possessions, Wealth, Security

Everything you ever wanted to know about Pentacles.

Part 5: Tarot Readings Any Fool Can Do

17. Getting or Giving a Good Tarot Reading

Putting the cards together equals a reading.

18. What's Your Question? Ask the Cards

The Three-Card, the Seven-Card, and the Celtic Cross Spreads.

19. Past, Present, Future: Your Yearly Horoscope Revealed

The Horoscope, the Past/Present/Future, and the Covering Your Celtic Spreads.

20. Decisions, Dreams, Karma: Searching for Answers

The Decision, the Gypsy Wish, and the Karmic Spreads.

Part 6. More Ways to Interpret the Tarot

21. Tarot, Humankind, and the Future of the World

The Mission Spread, our reading for the year 2005.

22. Choose the Deck That Suits You

Beyond to Aquarian, Witches, and even Baseball!

23. Tarot and Numerology

What Tarot's numbers can reveal about you.

Glossary

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592570669
Author:
Tognetti, Arlene
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Author:
Lenard, Lisa
Location:
Indianapolis, IN
Subject:
Tarot
Subject:
Fortune-telling by cards
Subject:
Divination - Tarot
Subject:
Metaphysics-Tarot and Fortunes
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guides
Series Volume:
4176
Publication Date:
20030731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.15x7.40x.83 in. 1.27 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , An updated and revised look at how to uncover your karmic destiny through the symbols and metaphors of the tarot. This 2nd edition includes a new chapter on choosing the right tarot deck for you (or designing your own) plus new sample readings and yearly readings for 2004 and 2005.
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Now updated and revised, this guide to how a Tarot deck is used to reveal one's destiny is an informative overview for longtime practitioners and a clear introduction for New Age explorers.

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