Many people are increasingly going for tarot reading online, without an understanding about the types of cards on which predictions are based on. Read on to get a basic idea about 3 types of cards used in online tarot reading. Online tarot reading has been popular for some time now. However, not many people really know about how tarot reading is done, and suspect it to be a simple hogwash and an effort to con simpletons with the promise of accurate predictions. This is not the case. Predictions in Tarot are actually based on the tarot deck, which comprises of as many as 78 cards – 16 court cards, 22 cards in major arcana and 40 in minor arcane. If you are going for tarot readings, you need to have a basic idea of these 3 types of cards. They are Minor Arcana Cards, Major Arcana Cards, and Court Cards.
Various Types of Cards
The Court Cards, cups go within tarot symbolizes relationships, emotions, the unconscious and the dream world. The sword suit stands for truth, mind, challenges of life and reason. The wands suit stands for career effort, sense of purpose, creativity and fertility. The pentacles suit is a representation of the ethical, monetary and material aspects of the life of an individual. Every suite contains a king, a queen, a knight and a page, which are called the court cards. Apart from the page cards, the other ones are associated with an astrological symbol. The Major Arcana Cards are the position of an individual in the journey of life, and consists of 22 cards in all. The first half signifies the change from childhood to adulthood and the challenges that need to be faced in order to become more mature and spiritual. The second half is a representation of the spiritual and personal view of the world of an individual. In online tarot reading, the latter half generally points to a deeper or more inward process or stage of personal development. The Minor Arcana Cards are also referred to as Pip cards, and are numbered 1 to 10 in each suit. It is the daily issues that are reflected in such type of cards. Such cards can represent your finances, profession, emotions, private relations and communications with other persons. Once these cards are drawn out and put on a spread, their symbols are interpreted by a tarot reader to give accurate tarot predictions online. These cards often help you understand what the past signified and the meaning of occurrences in the present as well how they will impact the coming days in your life.