Aleister Crowley's Thoth tarot--one of the most respected yet enigmatic tarot decks of all time--offers rich rewards for those who can penetrate its complex symbolism.
Written by ceremonial magician and tarot expert Michael Osiris Snuffin, The Thoth Companion is the key to understanding the true symbolic meaning of the Thoth deck. This comprehensive reference work examines all seventy-eight cards within the context of Thelema, Qabala, and ceremonial magic--the spiritual foundations upon which the deck was built. These detailed interpretations reveal valuable insights, significant correspondences, and Crowley's encoded secrets.
Once you've mastered the meaning behind this legendary deck, The Thoth Companion shows you how to use the Thoth tarot for divination, meditation, developing intuition, and pathworking. Straightforward and user-friendly, this guide also includes a glossary, bibliography, index, and an extensive appendix featuring correspondence tables.
This is a practical and accessible guide to one of the most popular divination systems. What makes this book different from the others is that it:
- Provides instruction on reading both the Major and Minor Arcana
- Explains why the cards are the cards, why each picture forms part of a sequence, and why they occupy a mystical place in our consciousness
- Gives a balanced and informative perspective on each of the cards, as well as an overview of the entire deck
- Provides a history of the tarot
- Connects the tarot to the Qabalah
Dee is a life-long tarot reader and historian. He traces the spiritual origins of the cards from Celtic mythology and Hebrew mysticism to Renaissance theatrical productions and the stars and planets of astrology. He also examines how past scholars thought about the tarot and how that thinking has changed to make the cards meaningful for today's readers. This wide-ranging primer provides readers with everything they need to know about the tarot and provides fresh insights into the cards.
An illustrated edition of this title was published by Sterling in 2003.
Is it possible, using nothing more than a seemingly simple Tarot deck, to tap into a realm beyond time--a dimension in which the events of the "future" are revealed to you? Can you discover--and sometimes change--your destiny? Or, speak a prophecy aloud and affect events that have not yet been set in motion? All of this, with just a Tarot deck?In this groundbreaking and provocative work, professional Tarot reader Ly de Angeles shares a wealth of knowledge, offering proven techniques for using the Tarot to predict the future. She presents bold new theories on the nature of time and reality, exploring the connections between the Tarot, the Qabbalistic Tree of Life, and quantum concepts. Throughout the book, de Angeles includes fascinating case histories and mind-expanding exercises you can try for yourself. Tarot Theory and Practice explores: Quantum time and multiple lives + Shadow reality + Free will and fate
The Tree of Life + Personal energy fields + Gods and ghosts + The random factor
Predictions and prophesies + Self-protection and psychic clag A comprehensive guide to card interpretations and Tarot card meaning with several sample spreads will help you gain the skills needed to do Tarot readings for yourself and others. Advice on many practical aspects of Tarot, from handling your cards properly to going professional, is also covered in this one-of-a-kind Tarot book.
Answers At Your Fingertips
Get answers to your questions about relationships, school, and career. Communicate with your personal spirit guides. Contact loved ones who have passed to the other side. Whether you want to divine the future or just have fun, Spirit Boards for Beginners is an invaluable resource, with:
- Step-by-step instructions for using the board
- Techniques for self-protection
- Tips to help you avoid being tricked
- The controversial history of spirit boards
- Dozens of true spirit-board stories
While spirit boards have sometimes received a negative reputation, they are a perfectly safe way to communicate when used properly. Sharing dozens of heartwarming tales and creepy encounters, silly games and life-changing occurrences, author Alexandra Chauran provides everything you need to know to make the most out of your spirit board experience.
Stylized characters and moonlit
dreamscapes draw you into the luminescent
world of Deviant Moon Tarot. With larger
cards, this special Borderless Edition
highlights Patrick Valenza's stunning artwork
and allows readers to connect more deeply
with the evocative tarot imagery. Includes
The glory of felines is celebrated with Renaissance flair in the 78 cards of Medieval Cat Tarot. This ornate deck seeks to bridge the gap between past and present by blending classical and contemporary ideologies along with artistic styles. Includes booklet of instructions.