Spiritsong Tarot by Paulina Cassidy

Spiritsong Tarot by Paulina Cassidy

Spiritsong Tarot is a deck that seeks to unify two spiritual traditions. Designed and created by Canadian artist Pauline Cassidy its primary function is to explore the Shamanic world – one in which animals are seen as having an important function as inner plane guides. In fact, all of the animals featured in Spiritsong Tarot are said to have been based upon Shamanic and Native American symbolism. The second function of the deck is as a tool by which the user is able to connect to their Higher Self through symbol and allegory. 1) The Manual The Spiritsong Tarot features a small, 108-page guidebook. This includes a basic breakdown of… Read More

Celtic Tarot by Kristoffer Hughes

Celtic Tarot by Kristoffer Hughes

Kristoffer Hughes is a Chief Of The Anglesey Druid Order, a Haemus Scholar, and a Druid in the Order Of The Bards, Ovates, and Druids. Along with fellow Brit Chris Down – an established artists who has illustrated more than fifty books and who is equally inspired by the ancient and the mythic, the two have collaborated on Celtic Tarot – a deck that embraces the Celtic mysteries. Celtic Tarot is described as a journey into the ancient Celtic archetypes to explore the world of ancient Gods, Goddesses, and magical allies leading the user into a “storehouse of ancient myth and magic.” Let’s dive in and take a closer look… Read More

Mystical Manga Tarot by Barbara Moore

Mystical Manga Tarot by Barbara Moore & Rann

Visually, the Mystical Manga Tarot sets out to captures the style and spirit of Japanese graphic novels. Illustrated by Rann and with commentary by tarot expert Barbara Moore this boxed-set includes a standard set of seventy-eight tarot cards and accompanying instruction manual. The Cards The Mystical Manga Tarot cards are a slightly different aspect ratio from normal with them being slightly taller than one might expect. I can see this being a slight issue when it comes to shuffling using petite hands but quite frankly I liked this readjustment to their size. It resulted in the sense of a more imposing set of characters – particularly within the major arcana.… Read More

The Fountain Tarot by Jason Gruhl

The Fountain Tarot by Jason Gruhl

Anyone who considers tarot card reading to be too complex might wish to take a look at The Fountain Tarot. This is a deck that has been created as a tool for self-discovery and is different from other decks by virtue of not having been specifically designed as a tool of divination. The deck’s design has been formulated around two primary concepts – those of clarity and simplicity. In a sense it operates a little like a a mirror – one that reflects back personal potentialities with a hint of influence from the Universal Collective. Despite this user-centric bias the deck directly references the more mystical and nebulous aspects of personal… Read More

The Herbal Healing Deck by Sarah Baldwin

The Herbal Healing Deck by Sarah Baldwin

The history of plants being used for medicinal purposes stretches as far back as Palaeolithic times, approximately 60,000 years ago,  although there is evidence that prior to advent of Neanderthal man and even animals were aware of the healing properties of certain plants. Herbalism, as we know it today, has been practised ever since the time of the ancient Chinese, Indians, Egyptians and Babylonians. The ancient Greeks and Romans were also renowned herbalists as well as Native Americans. In fact there has not been a culture throughout the World that has not used plants for healing. Seeds of an Idea Sarah Baldwin grew up in southern Indiana and enjoyed nothing more… Read More

Animal Frequency Oracle Cards by Melissa Alvarez

Animal Frequency Oracle Cards by Melissa Alvarez

The Animal Frequency® Oracle Cards is a 44-card oracle deck that was specifically designed by Melissa Alvarez to accompany her book Animal Frequency. Melissa Alvarez is a bestselling, award-winning author who has written ten books and nearly five hundred articles on the subject of self-help, spirituality and wellness. She is a professional intuitive coach, energy worker, spiritual advisor, medium and animal communicator. What is Animal Frequency? Alvarez is particularly knowledgeable on the subject of animals and their spiritual components. As a child she was brought up on a farm and enjoyed its close connection to nature. Later on in life, as an energy worker, she became interested in the underlying energetic… Read More

Beautiful Painted Arrow Visionary Cards – The Path of the Red Road by Joseph Rael

Beautiful Painted Arrow Visionary Cards – The Path of the Red Road by Joseph Rael

Joseph Rael, whose name, Tsluu teh koy ay means “Beautiful Painted Arrow,” was born in 1935 on the Southern Ute reservation to a chief’s granddaughter and a Tiwa-speaking Picuris native. Rael’s early connection with the Native American tradition enabled him to strengthen his visionary powers. These developed between the ages of 7 and 12 years and soon afterwards he began to assist the village holy man in their regular healing practices. In 1983 Joseph received a vision in which he was told that he had work to do in bringing peace to humanity and the world. As a result he built a resonating Sound Peace chamber — a place in which… Read More

The Linestrider Tarot by Siolo Thompson

The Linestrider Tarot by Siolo Thompson

The modern Tarot divination system has undergone some dramatic re-evaluations over the past couple of decades. Into this arena has arrived a new deck titled The Linestrider Tarot by artist Siolo Thompson. Described as being a bridge between magic and logic, the deck mainly calls upon typically Shamanistic elements such as power animals and underworld archetypes. It is also said to be a progression of the Fool’s journey and that it is based upon the Rider-Waite-Smith deck which is still immensely popular with students from all over the world. The Linestrider Tarot is available in a presentation box and includes a full deck of cards and accompanying book. Cards The… Read More

Blue Bird Lenormand by Stuart S Kaplan

Blue Bird Lenormand by Stuart S Kaplan

From the pen of highly respected and world renown expert on cartomancy Stuart S. Kaplan comes the Blue Bird Lenormand deck – a new interpretation of an equally well-loved and admired divination system. Book The booklet that accompanies this deck describes in some detail the history of the system’s original creator Marie-Anne Adelaide Lenormand (1772-1843). This is followed with guidance for the reader on how to create a full 36-card spread known as the Grand Tableau. After a brief few lines giving an interpretation of each of the cards the booklet then includes a sample reading to help users interpret a spread. Cards The Blue Bird Lenormand deck features the… Read More

Animal Totem Tarot by Leeza Robertson

Animal Totem Tarot by Leeza Robertson

The traditional Tarot is a flexible divination system – one that can encompass a wide range of occult traditions and esoteric associations. One field of spirituality that has been gaining particular interest and a strengthening following over the past few decades has been that of Shamanism. Whilst the world becomes increasingly technical and scientific in its outlook the delicate reconnection that all Shamanic traditions offer to those wanting to find their core resonance with the natural world is alluring. The Animal Totem Tarot is a a Tarot deck that centres itself mid-way between traditional Tarot ideas and those of modern Shamanic principles. Animal Totems This boxed set of deck and… Read More