What Are All The Cards In A Tarot Deck?

What are the 78 cards in a Tarot deck?

A Tarot deck consists of 78 cards.

The first 22 cards are the Major Arcana.

These cards have symbolic meanings focused on the material world, the intuitive mind, and the realm of change.

The remaining 56 cards are the Minor Arcana, and are divided into four groups or suits: Swords, Pentacles (or Coins), Wands and Cups.

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What are the different types of Tarot cards?

Whereas a traditional card deck only has 3 court cards (Jack, Queen, and King), the Minor Arcana has 4 court cards for each suit (Page, Knight, Queen, and King). Each suit represents a journey or story that corresponds with that type. The Cups represent a journey of emotions and creativity.

What do the cards mean in tarot?

Tarot cards are a form of divination, which literally means working with the divine, or your higher self, which is the ultimate purpose of tarot cards, just like yoga. We’ve broken down everything you need to know about them, from types of decks to what each card represents.

Is it OK to buy your own tarot cards?

There’s this superstition that you cannot buy your first (or any) tarot deck for yourself. It should be bought for you, given, or stolen but you should never buy it for yourself. If you do, the deck won’t work for you, or it’ll have negative energy, or bad luck, or whatever. I’m superstitious at heart.

Can I make my own Tarot cards?

Why Make Your Own Cards? Many people have made Tarot cards throughout the course of the centuries. You can purchase blank ones in a set, already cut and sized for you, and create your own artwork to go on them. Or you can print them out on photo paper or card stock and cut them yourself.

What are the Major Arcana in a Tarot deck?

The Major Arcana are the emblematic picture cards of a tarot deck. There are usually 22 of these trump cards found in a 78-card deck. The cards start at 0 and are numbered to 21.

List of the Major Arcana.

Number Card
0 The Fool
1 The Magician
2 The High Priestess
3 The Empress

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How much is a deck of tarot cards?

A tarot deck is composed of 78 cards in total.

Can tarot cards predict the future?

Yes, tarot can predict the future, but only those parts of the future that you have already created in your present life, and the future that you could create if you choose to make changes. The tarot cards reveal all parts of you: your feelings, desires, hopes, fears, thoughts and plans.