Tarot Card Readings - How Does It Work


Tarot is one of the most enduring artifacts of the Renaissance period.

The cards were once used only as a deck game. In the 18th century, they were associated with magic and mysticism.It was then that Tarot was used for divination.

The idea behind a tarot reading is simple

- the cards are mixed, arranged in a broadcast and the tarot card reader interprets what the cards say. A tarot reading consists of 78 cards, each with a special meaning of life.

Tarot cards can predict the happiness of future events and measure potential outcomes and examine the influences of a person.

The Tarot Spread

is the term for the arrangement of cards used in a tarot card reading. First, the cards are mixed by the person seeking for guidance; then the tarot reader releases them into a pattern. Each position in the spread has a meaning. There are many types of card spreads - Five cards, Celtic cross, and mirrors are some of the most commonly used. The type of spread in the tarot reading depends on what questions are being asked and sometimes it’s dependent on the Tarot reader.

Types of tarot readings

Question readings are done to answer a particular question, love tarot readings, usually, are done with Oracle tarot cards, full life tarot readings is an overall reading telling you, your past, present, and future.

Be positive.

State your questions to positive and not negative. Instead of asking why your promotion does not happen, ask what you can do to make it happen. This way, the cards can give you a better orientation. Concentrate on yourself. If the reading is for yourself, then you ask the questions about yourselves and not for someone else. Always bring the focus to you. Be open.

why use tarot cards?

to solve important aspects of a person's life rather than a specific problem. It gives instructions to people who are set to enter another phase of life, for example, marriage, maternity or graduating from college etc...

Traditional Tarot Cards have two types of cards

– The Minor and Major Arcana. Minor cards are similar to the standard deck of playing cards in four shared costumes. Major Arcana are autonomous cards that have a unique and special meaning.

1.The Devil:

This card shows Satyr, a half-man, and half-goat creature. If the Devil card appears in a love issue, it may mean that the relationship is nearing an end. Both sides feel trapped and the magic of love has disappeared. HangedPopular

2.Hanged Man:

This card shows a man who is sent from a tree on his head. In general, Hanged gives you two options - and down, torn or back, yes or no. There's something you have to let go of.

3.The Fool.

This card shows a man looking up at the sky, out of a cliff. The fool is usually a positive card with a reminder that it is important to take your time and see where you are going. It also displays a new start.


This card shows that death itself is mounted on a white horse. This does not necessarily mean that physical death represents transformation. Death reminds you to accept more of change and move on.

Aileena believes that the tarot is one of the ways the universe and people communicates. Readings should not be taken lightly. Instead, you can use them to enrich their intellectual self and more.