Uncover the meanings of the cards to interpret the past, present and future with this inspiring guide from expert tarot reader Melinda Lee Holm.
In this essential handbook, expert tarot reader Melinda Lee Holm shares her method of understanding tarot as a language and a tool for navigating life. With her guidance, you’ll gain the fluency you need to read the map provided by the cards. Beginning with the basics, you’ll find out about the deck structure and suits, the history of tarot and how to choose your deck. Learn about different spreads (patterns of cards chosen for a reading) and discover how the cards combine to tell stories and provide direction. The book also includes a dictionary of the meaning of each of the 78 tarot cards and the different ways they can function. With their symbols and richly detailed scenes, Rohan Eason’s stunning illustrations provide visual clues to the meanings of the cards. Whether you are a complete beginner or would like to add further depth to your readings, this unique approach to tarot will help you to gain insight into your past, present and future, and find the wisdom and answers that you need.