Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Tarot by Anthony Louis

Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Tarot: A Comprehensive Resource by Anthony Louis

Whilst the history of the Tarot card’s can be traced back to the early-17th century most of our current understanding of how it works as a fortune-telling device is a lot more recent than that. Most decks these days draw their references from the early days of Tarot’s renaissance – a period of expanded interest in occult matters that occurred between 1880 and the 1930s. This was a time when Tarot was essentially used by only a few occultists and even only working within the context of the teachings of…

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Tarot Beyond the Basics by Anthony Louis

Tarot Beyond the Basics by Anthony Louis

It is often said that learning Tarot is like learning to play chess. You can pick up the basics in a weekend but it takes a lifetime to master. Where the Tarot differs from chess though is that, whilst it is primarily a system of divination, working with the cards forms an integral part of a process of self-initiation and inner insight. This means that the more you learn about the Tarot, the more you learn about yourself. Therefore, if you are new to the Tarot, or have only devoted…

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