Stone engravings of an ancient civilization come to life in this vivid deck—a tribute to the art and wisdom of the Mayan culture.
Boxed deck includes 78 full-color cards and instruction booklet
Because Tarot, particularly the Major Arcana, is a collection of archetypal images, it is a fascinating medium for exploring different worldviews, whether cultural, historic, esoteric, or artistic. Thing key to getting the most out of these decks is to remember what they are and what they are not. As Riccardo Minetti explains in Twenty Years of Tarot: The Lo Scarabeo Story, "when we are creating a deck, we are not making a documentary. We are not building [read more]
From Where Do the Cards of the Tarot Originate? Mystery shrouds the origin of Tarot cards, but ancient oracle decks have been found in a wide range of places, from Hungary to India to China. Some historical sources credit the traveling, wandering musicians and performers who roamed (originally) from India to Persia to Egypt for carrying cards and... read this article